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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 6 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 18.39% 11.11% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 22.22% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Average daily rate £450 £300 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
44 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 50.57% 50.00% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 10
Average daily rate £375 £148 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+154.23% -47.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £70 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.61 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Payroll
3 8 (42.11%) Migration
3 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
7 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) FileNet
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (10.53%) FileNet
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (10.53%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) PVCS
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Consultant
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Consultant
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 10 (52.63%) Payroll Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) E-Business Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
4 5 (26.32%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Deployment Project Manager
7 2 (10.53%) E-Business Team Leader
7 2 (10.53%) FileNet Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Team Leader
7 2 (10.53%) Rollout Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Rollout Project Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) JSF
3 1 (5.26%) Akka
3 1 (5.26%) EJB
3 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE 5
3 1 (5.26%) JAXB
3 1 (5.26%) JAX-WS
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
2 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
2 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-business
3 1 (5.26%) Functional Programming
3 1 (5.26%) Information Management
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) PMP
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP