The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 49 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 24 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.69% 1.89% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.04% 7.49% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 4
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£375 £255 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £31.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -15.43%
Oracle Database
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
239 187 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.82% 25.20% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 133 84
Average daily rate £328 £395 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.08% +17.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £16.80 £21.80 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.93% +45.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Wales region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Wales region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
South Wales +12 20 £375 +47.05% 2
West Wales -6 1 £350 -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 43 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 22 (51.16%) JBoss
2 22 (51.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (41.86%) Maven
4 14 (32.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (30.23%) JVM Tuning
5 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
5 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
5 13 (30.23%) Shell Script
5 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
6 12 (27.91%) HTTP
6 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
6 12 (27.91%) DNS
6 12 (27.91%) J2EE
6 12 (27.91%) Middleware
7 11 (25.58%) Oracle9i Database
7 11 (25.58%) PL/SQL
7 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 9 (20.93%) JMeter
8 9 (20.93%) Selenium
9 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
9 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
9 8 (18.60%) .NET
9 8 (18.60%) C#
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
9 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
9 8 (18.60%) LINQ

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (51.16%) JBoss
2 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) HTTP
1 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
1 12 (27.91%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) SSH
2 3 (6.98%) PuTTY
2 3 (6.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.33%) DB2
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Maven
2 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.93%) Selenium
3 9 (20.93%) JMeter
4 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (9.30%) Subversion
7 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.98%) MSBuild
7 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Middleware Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) J2EE
1 12 (27.91%) Middleware
2 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
2 8 (18.60%) LINQ
2 8 (18.60%) Entity Framework
3 7 (16.28%) WCF
4 5 (11.63%) WinForms
5 3 (6.98%) HTML
5 3 (6.98%) SOAP
5 3 (6.98%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) WPF
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) UNIX
5 3 (6.98%) AIX
5 3 (6.98%) HPUX
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (30.23%) JVM Tuning
2 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
3 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
3 7 (16.28%) OOP
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Service Management
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.98%) MVVM
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Line Management
6 3 (6.98%) UML
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) SOA
7 1 (2.33%) EAI
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Shell Script
2 11 (25.58%) PL/SQL
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) C++
6 3 (6.98%) Delphi
7 1 (2.33%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) PowerHA
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Sun
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) BMC
4 3 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.65%) HP
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