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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 13.33% 21.95% 11.88%
As % of the Vendors category 21.05% 35.29% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 3
Median daily rate £195 £213 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £462 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
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
57 51 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 63.33% 62.20% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 13
Median daily rate £375 £188 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £121 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 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 1 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
4 7 (41.18%) vRealize
4 7 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (41.18%) Cognos
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) QlikView
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
7 3 (17.65%) JMS
7 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
7 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
7 3 (17.65%) JBoss
7 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Java EE
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE

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 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 7 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (41.18%) QlikView
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JDeveloper
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Payroll Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) Java EE
1 3 (17.65%) JMS
1 3 (17.65%) SOAP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
3 3 (17.65%) Cost Transparency
3 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cognos
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft