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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 55 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.63% 0.74% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 3.55% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
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
204 141 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.68% 20.74% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 87 71
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £222 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.88 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +209.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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
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 31 March 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 +14 12 £375 -6.25% 2
North Wales - - - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (97.14%) PL/SQL
2 34 (97.14%) SQL
3 30 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 29 (82.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 25 (71.43%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (14.29%) UNIX
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
8 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.43%) Windows
8 4 (11.43%) AIX
8 4 (11.43%) OOP
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
8 4 (11.43%) C#
8 4 (11.43%) Perl
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
8 4 (11.43%) Korn
8 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
8 4 (11.43%) WCF
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Database Tuning
8 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
8 4 (11.43%) LINQ

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 29 (82.86%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Microstrategy Developer
3 10 (28.57%) AWS Developer
4 5 (14.29%) MicroStrategy Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) DBA
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Siebel Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Siebel Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
1 4 (11.43%) WCF
1 4 (11.43%) LINQ
1 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) OOP
1 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
1 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
1 4 (11.43%) Database Tuning
1 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (8.57%) Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.71%) UML
3 2 (5.71%) MVVM
3 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.86%) Coaching
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Management
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) PL/SQL
1 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
2 4 (11.43%) Korn
2 4 (11.43%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (71.43%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Siebel