The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 34 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 9.55% 20.86% 33.50%
As % of the Vendors category 18.92% 41.98% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 37
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £411 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.15
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.12%
Oracle
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 81 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 50.45% 49.69% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 35 50
Average daily rate £340 £338 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +31.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.02 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.60% -30.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Bradford region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Bradford region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) Retail
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (25.58%) SDLC
4 10 (23.26%) Finance
5 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.93%) SOA
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 8 (18.60%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) UNIX
6 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
7 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (16.28%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (16.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (16.28%) SOAP
7 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) Java
8 6 (13.95%) Change Control
9 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
9 5 (11.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
9 5 (11.63%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (11.63%) Linux
9 5 (11.63%) RAD
9 5 (11.63%) CRM
9 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 7 (16.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SAS
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LDAP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.98%) MS Access
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (4.65%) MySQL
6 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.98%) Toad
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (27.91%) Retail
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Build Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Environment Manager
6 3 (6.98%) MI Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Cutover Manager
6 3 (6.98%) DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Process Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Management Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Principal Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) SOAP
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) XML
3 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) Java EE
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) SPML
4 2 (4.65%) SailPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Grails
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.65%) Spring
4 2 (4.65%) JSP
4 2 (4.65%) Servlets
4 2 (4.65%) WSDL
4 2 (4.65%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.65%) JAXB
5 1 (2.33%) Middleware
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) W3C
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) UNIX
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.58%) SDLC
2 9 (20.93%) SOA
2 9 (20.93%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Change Control
5 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (11.63%) RAD
5 5 (11.63%) CRM
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Matrix Management
6 3 (6.98%) Release Management
6 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.30%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) VB
5 3 (6.98%) VBA
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
6 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (4.65%) BeanShell
6 2 (4.65%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) AWK
7 1 (2.33%) Jython
7 1 (2.33%) Groovy
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) R
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
1 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
1 5 (11.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.65%) Sun
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Novell
5 2 (4.65%) Sybase