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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 18 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.71% 5.43% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 20.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +19.21%
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
44 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 31.43% 26.36% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 8
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 28 April 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (40.00%) ProC
6 4 (40.00%) CRM
6 4 (40.00%) C
6 4 (40.00%) Billing
6 4 (40.00%) NetCracker
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Clustering
7 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Java EE
7 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (30.00%) OWASP
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Struts2
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (30.00%) Struts
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) JMS

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) ProC
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Perl Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Struts
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) JMS
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
1 3 (30.00%) RESTful
1 3 (30.00%) Struts2
2 1 (10.00%) Catalyst
2 1 (10.00%) Moose
2 1 (10.00%) CGI
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) NetCracker
3 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Huawei
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Nortel
4 1 (10.00%) Ericsson