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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 17 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 39 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.11% 14.18% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 21.60% 27.86% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £145.00 £18.99 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+663.76% -5.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -14.70%
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
125 140 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.89% 50.91% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 97 35
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £14.75 £18.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.24% -5.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.16 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £19.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) Web Services
3 16 (30.19%) SOAP
4 15 (28.30%) XML
5 14 (26.42%) SQL
6 13 (24.53%) REST
7 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
7 12 (22.64%) Scrum
8 10 (18.87%) UML
8 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.98%) Linux
9 9 (16.98%) Middleware
9 9 (16.98%) Maven
10 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
10 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
10 8 (15.09%) Finance
10 8 (15.09%) HTML
11 7 (13.21%) Ant
11 7 (13.21%) Apache Ivy
11 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
11 7 (13.21%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (13.21%) Selenium
12 6 (11.32%) JIRA
12 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.32%) TDD
12 6 (11.32%) JSON
12 6 (11.32%) Open Source
12 6 (11.32%) SoapUI
12 6 (11.32%) Mobile App

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (9.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.43%) Apache
1 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.77%) Tuxedo
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.89%) Agresso
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.89%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
1 4 (7.55%) 3G
1 4 (7.55%) 2G
1 4 (7.55%) 4G
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.43%) Pentaho
4 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
7 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.77%) DataStage
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.77%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.77%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Maven
2 7 (13.21%) Selenium
2 7 (13.21%) Ant
2 7 (13.21%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (11.32%) SoapUI
3 6 (11.32%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (7.55%) Toad
5 4 (7.55%) LoadRunner
5 4 (7.55%) eggPlant
6 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.66%) JUnit
7 2 (3.77%) Subversion
7 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.77%) Hudson
7 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.77%) JBehave
7 2 (3.77%) Concordion
7 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.55%) QA Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Automated Test Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Business Objects Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Perl Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
2 16 (30.19%) SOAP
3 15 (28.30%) XML
4 13 (24.53%) REST
5 9 (16.98%) Middleware
6 8 (15.09%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) .NET
7 6 (11.32%) JSON
8 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
8 5 (9.43%) Apache Camel
9 4 (7.55%) RESTful
9 4 (7.55%) HTML5
9 4 (7.55%) J2ME
9 4 (7.55%) WAP
10 3 (5.66%) J2EE
10 3 (5.66%) Spring
10 3 (5.66%) WebCenter
10 3 (5.66%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (5.66%) jQuery
11 2 (3.77%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Open Source
1 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.55%) Handset
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Statistics
5 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.77%) iSeries
5 2 (3.77%) LPAR
5 2 (3.77%) GIS
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) AS400
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.89%) DTV
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) UNIX
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Windows
5 2 (3.77%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Scrum
3 10 (18.87%) UML
4 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
5 6 (11.32%) SOA
5 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
5 6 (11.32%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) ETL
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) Automation Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Test Planning
7 4 (7.55%) Cyber Security
7 4 (7.55%) Coaching
7 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.77%) XPath
4 2 (3.77%) Groovy
4 2 (3.77%) Scala
4 2 (3.77%) Perl
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) XQuery
5 1 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) PMP
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) IIBA
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) NFS
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) HP
3 5 (9.43%) JBoss
3 5 (9.43%) IBM
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Talend
4 4 (7.55%) Informatica
4 4 (7.55%) Apple
4 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.55%) Sun
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) EMC
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Guidewire
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