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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 62 38 18
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 17 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.19% 3.06% 6.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.62% 11.72% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 19
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£316 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
223 145 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.74% 26.08% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 106 72
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.56% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.15 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £97.00 £15.79 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 8 £295 +18.00% 5
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
6 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) UNIX
8 7 (25.93%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (22.22%) Spring
9 6 (22.22%) JSF
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) Replication
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (22.22%) CentOS
9 6 (22.22%) Database Tuning
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (22.22%) Open Source
9 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 6 (22.22%) XSLT

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (7.41%) CICS
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (7.41%) Adabas
9 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Ant
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) DBA
3 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) XML
2 6 (22.22%) XSLT
2 6 (22.22%) Spring
2 6 (22.22%) JSF
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) JDBC
4 3 (11.11%) EJB
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) XSD
4 3 (11.11%) DOM
4 3 (11.11%) WSDL
4 3 (11.11%) JAXB
4 3 (11.11%) SAX
4 3 (11.11%) JAX-WS
4 3 (11.11%) JPA
4 3 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Replication
1 6 (22.22%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (29.63%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) CentOS
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Scrum
2 6 (22.22%) Database Tuning
2 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (7.41%) Use Case
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.11%) XPath
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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