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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 28 9 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.96% 12.61% 6.05%
As % of the Vendors category 8.66% 35.00% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 30 20
Median daily rate £363 £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £199 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -16.66%
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
127 120 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.68% 36.04% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 88 100
Median daily rate £350 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 (68.29%) SQL
1 28 (68.29%) Oracle Database
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
3 18 (43.90%) PL/SQL
3 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) .NET
5 15 (36.59%) C#
5 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
7 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
7 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (29.27%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (29.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
9 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
9 11 (26.83%) Unix
9 11 (26.83%) WinForms
10 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
10 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
10 10 (24.39%) OOP
10 10 (24.39%) LINQ
10 10 (24.39%) Entity Framework
11 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (21.95%) XML
12 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
12 8 (19.51%) Finance
13 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
14 6 (14.63%) Shell Script

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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) Oracle Database
2 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle9i Database
5 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (4.88%) DB2
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (2.44%) GIS
12 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
4 6 (14.63%) JIRA
5 5 (12.20%) Subversion
6 4 (9.76%) QAComplete
7 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.88%) MSBuild
8 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.44%) JBehave
8 1 (2.44%) JUnit
8 1 (2.44%) Maven
8 1 (2.44%) Selenium
8 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) DBA
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) SQL DBA
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (9.76%) Tester
8 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Teradata Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Operator
9 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) IT Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
3 11 (26.83%) WinForms
4 10 (24.39%) Entity Framework
4 10 (24.39%) LINQ
5 9 (21.95%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) WCF
7 5 (12.20%) WPF
8 2 (4.88%) AutoMapper
8 2 (4.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (4.88%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (4.88%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (4.88%) STL
8 2 (4.88%) Web Services
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.44%) HTML
9 1 (2.44%) HTML5
9 1 (2.44%) Middleware
9 1 (2.44%) REST
9 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) NHS
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) AIX
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
3 10 (24.39%) OOP
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.20%) UML
6 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
6 4 (9.76%) MVVM
6 4 (9.76%) Process Management
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
6 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 4 (9.76%) Validation
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) PL/SQL
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.32%) JCL
5 3 (7.32%) Korn
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) VC++
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Control-M
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Teradata
3 4 (9.76%) Informatica
3 4 (9.76%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.32%) Micro Focus
5 2 (4.88%) BMC
5 2 (4.88%) BT
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Sybase
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Xerox
6 1 (2.44%) ESRI
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Perforce