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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 64 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 5 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.26% 1.00% 5.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.41% 4.24% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 19
Average daily rate
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£253 £322 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% -26.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £262 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £425 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.78% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
185 118 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.30% 23.60% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 85 80
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £40.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £40.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.76%
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 9 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 9 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 -25 6 £253 -40.58%
West Wales -13 4 - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) XSLT
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) JSF
5 4 (25.00%) Maven
5 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Spring Batch
6 3 (18.75%) Statistics
6 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 3 (18.75%) JPA
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) Ant
6 3 (18.75%) CSS

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) CICS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP MII
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) Adabas
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) NWDI
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (6.25%) FrontPage
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
3 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
3 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) XSLT
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) JSF
3 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (18.75%) Spring Batch
3 3 (18.75%) JPA
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 2 (12.50%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) XHTML
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) Facelets
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (6.25%) JAX-WS
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) Korn
6 1 (6.25%) XPath
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft