The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 18 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.81% 7.11% 6.19%
As % of the Vendors category 23.48% 16.35% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £269 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £223 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £328 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £18.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Oracle
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
132 104 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.50% 43.51% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 61 41
Average daily rate £338 £310 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £206 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.97 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +14.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.16 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £19.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) XML
4 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
4 13 (23.21%) Web Services
5 12 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (19.64%) UML
7 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.07%) UNIX
8 9 (16.07%) Middleware
9 8 (14.29%) SOAP
9 8 (14.29%) SOA
9 8 (14.29%) REST
10 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (12.50%) HTML
10 7 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (12.50%) Finance
11 6 (10.71%) Scrum
11 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.71%) .NET
11 6 (10.71%) HP
11 6 (10.71%) Linux
11 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (10.71%) Open Source

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
1 5 (8.93%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.57%) Tuxedo
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (8.93%) Pentaho
6 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
6 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.36%) DB2
9 2 (3.57%) SQLPlus
9 2 (3.57%) MySQL
9 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.79%) Big Data
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Maven
3 2 (3.57%) Toad
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.57%) Concordion
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.79%) TestNG
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Electronics
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) DBA
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (8.93%) Microstrategy Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) XML
2 13 (23.21%) Web Services
3 9 (16.07%) Middleware
4 8 (14.29%) SOAP
4 8 (14.29%) REST
5 7 (12.50%) HTML
6 6 (10.71%) .NET
7 5 (8.93%) HTML5
7 5 (8.93%) Apache Camel
8 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.14%) jQuery
8 4 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (5.36%) WebCenter
10 2 (3.57%) Tapestry
10 2 (3.57%) Ajax
10 2 (3.57%) Spring
10 2 (3.57%) CSS
10 2 (3.57%) Mojolicious
10 2 (3.57%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.36%) Statistics
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) DTV
4 2 (3.57%) GIS
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) LPAR
4 2 (3.57%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) UNIX
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) AIX
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (19.64%) UML
4 8 (14.29%) SOA
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.93%) ETL
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Validation
7 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) TDD
7 4 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Cyber Security
7 4 (7.14%) User Stories
7 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.36%) Use Case
8 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.36%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Java
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.93%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) Korn
5 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) ISEB
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.57%) IIBA
3 2 (3.57%) CBAP
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.36%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (10.71%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) Talend
5 4 (7.14%) IBM
6 3 (5.36%) Informatica
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
6 3 (5.36%) Remedy
7 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) Zend
8 1 (1.79%) Progress
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