The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 26 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% 3.45% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 14.29% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £331 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +69.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
Oracle Database
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 18.52% 24.14% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 9
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Watford region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Watford region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft