The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bradford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 44 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 15.17% 27.85% 46.11%
As % of the Vendors category 40.74% 47.83% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 16
Average daily rate £319 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £393 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 92 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 37.24% 58.23% 67.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 27
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £461 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.97 £28.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
West Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014, 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 32 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 26 (32.50%) Oracle ODI
3 24 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (28.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (26.25%) WebLogic
6 20 (25.00%) ETL
7 19 (23.75%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (22.50%) UNIX
8 18 (22.50%) Retail
9 17 (21.25%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (21.25%) SQL
10 16 (20.00%) Linux
11 15 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (18.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 15 (18.75%) Data Integration
12 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
13 13 (16.25%) Oracle OWB
13 13 (16.25%) Performance Monitoring
14 12 (15.00%) Performance Testing
14 12 (15.00%) ITIL
15 11 (13.75%) VB
15 11 (13.75%) C#
15 11 (13.75%) PL/SQL
15 11 (13.75%) VB6
15 11 (13.75%) Migration
15 11 (13.75%) Oracle EBS
15 11 (13.75%) Oracle Fusion
16 10 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (12.50%) Load Balancing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (26.25%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.25%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle ASCP
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle SCM
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 26 (32.50%) Oracle ODI
3 24 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (28.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 17 (21.25%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (18.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 13 (16.25%) Oracle OWB
8 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (7.50%) OLTP
9 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
11 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
11 4 (5.00%) OLAP
11 4 (5.00%) Essbase
11 4 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (22.50%) Retail
2 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) DBA
3 16 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (18.75%) OBIEE Developer
5 13 (16.25%) Administrator
6 9 (11.25%) Consultant
6 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 2 (2.50%) SOA Consultant
10 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Data Administrator
10 2 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (10.00%) Middleware
3 7 (8.75%) .NET
3 7 (8.75%) XML
4 4 (5.00%) JMS
4 4 (5.00%) JDBC
4 4 (5.00%) Java EE
5 3 (3.75%) HTML
5 3 (3.75%) Web Services
5 3 (3.75%) Classic ASP
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Data Integration
2 6 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (3.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) UNIX
2 16 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) AIX
4 7 (8.75%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (8.75%) Windows
5 6 (7.50%) HPUX
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (25.00%) ETL
3 19 (23.75%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
5 13 (16.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (15.00%) Performance Testing
6 12 (15.00%) ITIL
7 11 (13.75%) Migration
8 10 (12.50%) Load Balancing
8 10 (12.50%) SOA
9 7 (8.75%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) BPEL
11 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.00%) Analytics
12 3 (3.75%) MVC
12 3 (3.75%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (2.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 11 (13.75%) VB
2 11 (13.75%) C#
2 11 (13.75%) PL/SQL
2 11 (13.75%) VB6
3 9 (11.25%) Java
4 4 (5.00%) R
5 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) HP
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) IBM
3 2 (2.50%) Informatica
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) Siebel