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 28 August 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.

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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 15.69% 8.77% 11.19%
As % of the Vendors category 34.78% 17.24% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +116.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £303 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £438 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
46 58 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 45.10% 50.88% 53.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 33
Average daily rate £315 £325 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +80.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £460 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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
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 28 August 2014, 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 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) Banking
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) Business Objects
7 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Statistics
7 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (18.52%) ETL
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos
8 5 (18.52%) Solaris
8 5 (18.52%) SAP
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (14.81%) Struts
9 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
10 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (18.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
1 11 (40.74%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.41%) International Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Struts
2 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Integration
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) UNIX
2 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.70%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Korn
4 2 (7.41%) C-shell
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
4 2 (7.41%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) SQR
5 1 (3.70%) XAML
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Business Objects
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 5 (18.52%) Cognos
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 2 (7.41%) Actimize
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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