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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 21 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.06% 1.90% 4.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 9.09% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +48.43%
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
24 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 25.53% 20.95% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 12
Average daily rate £475 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle