The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Database Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Engineer
Rank 595 593 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Database Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.004% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Oracle Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK.

Oracle Database Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK.

Oracle Database Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 1 - -
England -23 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Oracle Database Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

Oracle Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Oracle Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware