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 29 July 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.

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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 18.49% 29.41% 15.73%
As % of the Vendors category 28.21% 50.00% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 4
Median daily rate £193 £200 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -24.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £462 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.04%
Oracle
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
78 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 65.55% 58.82% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 13
Median daily rate £255 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 11 (47.83%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (47.83%) Cognos
4 11 (47.83%) QlikView
4 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
5 10 (43.48%) vRealize
5 10 (43.48%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) Banking
7 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (17.39%) Java
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (13.04%) JMS
10 3 (13.04%) Workflow
10 3 (13.04%) Migration
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Payroll
10 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
10 3 (13.04%) Java EE
10 3 (13.04%) JBoss
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
10 3 (13.04%) J2EE
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.04%) SOAP
10 3 (13.04%) Web Services
10 3 (13.04%) Benchmarking

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 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
1 11 (47.83%) QlikView
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Business Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Business Objects Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (13.04%) E-Business Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Payroll Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) Java EE
1 3 (13.04%) JMS
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Benchmarking
3 3 (13.04%) Cost Transparency
3 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) E-business
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cognos
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft