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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 24 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 5.96% 19.05% 9.47%
As % of the Vendors category 15.48% 35.56% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Median daily rate £413 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.31% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.32%

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
84 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 38.53% 53.57% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 8 17
Median daily rate £326 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £309 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £430 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
5 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 5 (23.81%) JSP
5 5 (23.81%) Servlets
5 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) DB2
6 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (19.05%) ATG
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (19.05%) Ab Initio
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Parallel Processing
6 4 (19.05%) Metaprogramming
6 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (19.05%) Korn
6 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) EngageOne
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (19.05%) DB2
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Ab Initio Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) JSP
3 5 (23.81%) Servlets
4 4 (19.05%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) EJB
7 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) JDBC
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (19.05%) Metaprogramming
1 4 (19.05%) Parallel Processing
1 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
2 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.52%) E-business
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.76%) KYC
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) Korn
6 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (4.76%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Ab Initio
1 4 (19.05%) ATG
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) VMware