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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 30 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.77% 1.83% 3.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 7.41% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £31.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -15.43%
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
37 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 28.46% 24.77% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Average daily rate £350 £288 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -39.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 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 9 (90.00%) UNIX
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 4 (40.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) ProC
5 4 (40.00%) Billing
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) NetCracker
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) JMS
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) Struts
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Java EE
6 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (30.00%) OWASP
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Struts2
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
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%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 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%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Perl Developer
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%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) NetCracker
3 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (10.00%) IBM