The table below looks at the statistics for TKPROF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TKPROF over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle TKPROF
Rank 607 595 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing TKPROF 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.031% 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 - -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12740 11686 11147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.32% 21.37% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8324 7224 6807
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 180 229
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.59 £55.00 £51.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

TKPROF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TKPROF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

TKPROF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TKPROF
Daily Rate Trend

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

TKPROF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TKPROF
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TKPROF within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

TKPROF Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TKPROF
Hourly Rate Trend

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

TKPROF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TKPROF
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TKPROF within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
England -12 4 £420 -6.66%
London +5 2 £386 -14.16%
Hampshire - 2 £420 -
Gosport - 2 £420 -
South East - 2 £420 -
City of London +4 1 £475 +5.55%

TKPROF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing TKPROF 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 TKPROF.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) UNIX
5 7 (50.00%) Quality Management
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Business Development
5 7 (50.00%) MS Office
5 7 (50.00%) QMS
5 7 (50.00%) Line Management
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (35.71%) Replication
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Flashback
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
8 4 (28.57%) Analytics
8 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

TKPROF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing TKPROF 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 TKPROF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) OLTP
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
2 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (28.57%) XSD
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
3 4 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 7 (50.00%) Business Development
1 7 (50.00%) QMS
1 7 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) BPEL
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) XPath
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.14%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (7.14%) Sun