The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Statspack skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Statspack over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Statspack
Rank 585 562 587
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Statspack 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.073% 0.027% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£395 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4128 3753 3782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.55% 7.34% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 2101 1956
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 162 176
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.53 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%

Oracle Statspack
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Statspack within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Oracle Statspack Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Statspack
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Statspack Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Statspack
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Statspack Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Statspack
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 Statspack within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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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 - 3 £395 - 1
England - 3 £395 - 1
Ealing - 1 £395 -

Oracle Statspack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Statspack also 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 that cited Oracle Statspack.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (62.50%) VLDB
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 5 (62.50%) Data Guard
4 5 (62.50%) Database Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
5 4 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (50.00%) Replication
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) LDAP
5 4 (50.00%) OCP
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat

Oracle Statspack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Statspack also 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 that cited Oracle Statspack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (62.50%) VLDB
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (12.50%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (37.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Database Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) OCP
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Compuware