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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 54 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 18 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.59% 1.76% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.26% 7.69% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 3
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£375 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -25.66%
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
218 117 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.41% 22.85% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 60 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £473 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.07 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.96% -4.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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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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 -11 17 £375 +4.16% 1
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (82.35%) SQL
3 26 (76.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (55.88%) Oracle9i Database
5 17 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (38.24%) MicroStrategy
8 10 (29.41%) UNIX
8 10 (29.41%) Database Tuning
9 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
12 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (17.65%) Replication
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
12 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (17.65%) CentOS
12 6 (17.65%) Open Source
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
13 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
13 5 (14.71%) Web Services
14 4 (11.76%) XML

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) DBA
3 9 (26.47%) Microstrategy Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.76%) Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (8.82%) JAX-WS
3 3 (8.82%) WebCenter
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (8.82%) Middleware
3 3 (8.82%) JAXB
3 3 (8.82%) SAX
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) JSF
3 3 (8.82%) EJB
3 3 (8.82%) JDBC
3 3 (8.82%) WSDL
3 3 (8.82%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) XSD
3 3 (8.82%) DOM
3 3 (8.82%) XSLT
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Replication
1 6 (17.65%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) UNIX
2 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
4 4 (11.76%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Database Tuning
2 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) ETL
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.76%) Korn
4 3 (8.82%) XPath
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (8.82%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) VMware