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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 33 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 23 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.42% 11.90% 5.76%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 22.84% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 6
Average daily rate £310 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £273 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
162 162 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.21% 52.09% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 130 75
Average daily rate £325 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.13 £11.00 £53.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.68% -79.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.43 £11.00 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 37 (74.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (34.00%) Windows
4 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (26.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
9 11 (22.00%) Linux
10 10 (20.00%) XML
10 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (18.00%) .NET
11 9 (18.00%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (18.00%) Validation
12 8 (16.00%) Migration
12 8 (16.00%) Finance
12 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
12 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (16.00%) Unix
12 8 (16.00%) MS Office
13 7 (14.00%) C#
13 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
13 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
13 7 (14.00%) Data Quality
13 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) SAS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Primavera
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (26.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.00%) MySQL
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (6.00%) DB2
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (6.00%) Power BI
9 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) JMeter
3 3 (6.00%) QAComplete
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.00%) Toad
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) DBA
2 13 (26.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (14.00%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.00%) Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Database Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) XML
2 9 (18.00%) .NET
3 6 (12.00%) WCF
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.00%) HTML
5 3 (6.00%) LINQ
5 3 (6.00%) WinForms
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.00%) AutoMapper
6 2 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (4.00%) J2EE
6 2 (4.00%) LAMP
6 2 (4.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.00%) Django
7 1 (2.00%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (2.00%) Java EE
7 1 (2.00%) JPA
7 1 (2.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Unix
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Validation
3 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (16.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (8.00%) Data Mapping
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.00%) ETL
8 3 (6.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) OOP
8 3 (6.00%) Process Management
8 3 (6.00%) Release Management
8 3 (6.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (14.00%) C#
4 6 (12.00%) Java
5 4 (8.00%) C++
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) VC++
6 3 (6.00%) BeanShell
6 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) MCSA
1 3 (6.00%) MCSE
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Cacti
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
1 1 (2.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.00%) yum
1 1 (2.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Informatica
2 4 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.00%) Teradata
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) SunGard
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
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