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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 3 December 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 14 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 30 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.43% 6.24% 9.30%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 15.25% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 23
Median daily rate £431 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
135 177 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.45% 40.88% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 147 102
Median daily rate £413 £325 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.38 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.13% +39.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £21.28 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £23.48 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 21 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (46.15%) Teradata
4 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) Informatica
5 14 (35.90%) Windows
6 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (33.33%) ETL
6 13 (33.33%) PowerExchange
6 13 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (25.64%) Selenium
8 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
8 10 (25.64%) Database Tuning
8 10 (25.64%) PowerCenter
8 10 (25.64%) ETL Development
9 8 (20.51%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) Java
9 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
9 8 (20.51%) Data Mapping
10 7 (17.95%) HP
11 6 (15.38%) iSeries
11 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
11 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
12 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
12 5 (12.82%) QA
12 5 (12.82%) TDD

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (33.33%) PowerExchange
2 5 (12.82%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) Luigi
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 18 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (25.64%) PowerCenter
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.13%) Big Data
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (2.56%) OLTP
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Selenium
2 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) JMeter
3 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) JUnit
4 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
5 3 (7.69%) JBehave
5 3 (7.69%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.56%) The Grinder
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Consultant
2 14 (35.90%) Informatica Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Performance Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Teradata Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
5 3 (7.69%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) JSON
2 3 (7.69%) J2EE
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) JAXB
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) SAX
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) iSeries
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 14 (35.90%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) Debian
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
1 13 (33.33%) ETL
2 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
2 10 (25.64%) Database Tuning
2 10 (25.64%) ETL Development
3 8 (20.51%) Data Mapping
3 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.82%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) BDD
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Test Management
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) Groovy
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Teradata
2 17 (43.59%) Informatica
3 7 (17.95%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Cognos
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Siebel
5 1 (2.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.56%) Talend
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas