The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 3 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 20 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 29.85% 15.91% 10.28%
As % of the Vendors category 51.28% 36.84% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 10
Average daily rate
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£200 £264 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.17% -21.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £245 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £292 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £33.65
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.44%
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County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Vendors Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 58.21% 43.18% 51.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 31
Average daily rate £200 £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £233 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £356 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Oracle 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.

1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) UNIX
3 15 (39.47%) Linux
4 14 (36.84%) Web Services
4 14 (36.84%) Banking
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
5 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
6 12 (31.58%) Java
6 12 (31.58%) XSL
6 12 (31.58%) Actimize
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
8 7 (18.42%) DB2
8 7 (18.42%) Ab Initio
9 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
9 6 (15.79%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL
10 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco
10 5 (13.16%) Release Management
10 5 (13.16%) Equities
10 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
10 5 (13.16%) Derivative
10 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
11 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
11 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (10.53%) Degree
11 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Information Security
11 4 (10.53%) QA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Oracle 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.26%) Xceptor
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.26%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) DB2
3 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.26%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Ab Initio Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior
7 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Web Services
2 12 (31.58%) XSL
3 6 (15.79%) XML
4 4 (10.53%) JMS
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Equities
1 5 (13.16%) Derivative
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) UNIX
2 15 (39.47%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 5 (13.16%) Release Management
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Information Security
3 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Metaprogramming
4 3 (7.89%) Parallel Processing
4 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.63%) SOA
6 1 (2.63%) E-business
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) Korn
5 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
1 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.63%) Control-M
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Actimize
2 7 (18.42%) Ab Initio
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Juniper
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Sybase