The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wales region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 56 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 14 5 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.86% 0.93% 5.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.45% 4.50% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 19
Average daily rate
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£255 £296 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% -32.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £392 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
188 111 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.00% 20.67% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 79 93
Average daily rate £395 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £30.25 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £15.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
Oracle Database
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 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
South Wales -9 9 £255 -7.27% 4
West Wales -4 5 - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) XSLT
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 6 (31.58%) JSF
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) J2EE
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (21.05%) SOA
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.79%) PrimeFaces
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
8 3 (15.79%) JPA
8 3 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (15.79%) Spring Batch
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (10.53%) CICS
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) Adabas
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) XML
1 6 (31.58%) XSLT
1 6 (31.58%) Spring
1 6 (31.58%) JSF
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) J2EE
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) EJB
4 3 (15.79%) JDBC
4 3 (15.79%) XSD
4 3 (15.79%) DOM
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
4 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.79%) WSDL
4 3 (15.79%) JAXB
4 3 (15.79%) SAX
4 3 (15.79%) JAX-WS
4 3 (15.79%) JPA
4 3 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) XPath
5 2 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Good dependant on skills
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago