The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 18 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.90% 5.80% 11.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 17.39% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 15
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£279 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.71% +23.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £346 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £394 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -28.11%
Oracle Database
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 34.31% 33.33% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 23
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £268 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
6 2 (18.18%) MS Project
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (18.18%) Cognos
6 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) TIBCO

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DBA
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Struts
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
1 1 (9.09%) FIXML
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
4 2 (18.18%) Actimize
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase