The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cardiff region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 19 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.87% 7.94% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 18.88% 16.00% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 8
Average daily rate
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£308 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £256 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -9.33%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 125 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.39% 49.60% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 82 47
Average daily rate £325 £298 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
South Wales

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Web Services
3 13 (29.55%) SOAP
4 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Maven
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (25.00%) Java
5 11 (25.00%) Ant
5 11 (25.00%) Selenium
5 11 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
6 10 (22.73%) SoapUI
6 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
6 10 (22.73%) JIRA
6 10 (22.73%) HP
7 8 (18.18%) Middleware
7 8 (18.18%) UNIX
7 8 (18.18%) QA
7 8 (18.18%) REST
8 7 (15.91%) 4G
8 7 (15.91%) Mobile Banking
8 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.91%) eggPlant
8 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Linux
8 7 (15.91%) Apache
8 7 (15.91%) J2ME
8 7 (15.91%) Sun

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (15.91%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
1 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) 3G
1 7 (15.91%) 2G
1 7 (15.91%) 4G
2 5 (11.36%) HTTP
3 3 (6.82%) SSL
3 3 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) Pentaho
2 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Star Schema
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.82%) OLAP
4 3 (6.82%) DataStage
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Maven
2 11 (25.00%) Selenium
2 11 (25.00%) Ant
2 11 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
3 10 (22.73%) SoapUI
3 10 (22.73%) JIRA
4 7 (15.91%) Toad
4 7 (15.91%) LoadRunner
4 7 (15.91%) eggPlant
5 5 (11.36%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (9.09%) JUnit
6 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.82%) Hudson
7 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
7 3 (6.82%) JBehave
7 3 (6.82%) Subversion
7 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 7 (15.91%) Banking
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) QA Leader
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 4 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.82%) DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Automated Test Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Business Objects Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Web Services
2 13 (29.55%) SOAP
3 8 (18.18%) Middleware
3 8 (18.18%) REST
4 7 (15.91%) J2ME
4 7 (15.91%) WAP
5 5 (11.36%) XML
5 5 (11.36%) Apache Camel
6 4 (9.09%) JSON
6 4 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (6.82%) J2EE
7 3 (6.82%) MDX
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (6.82%) RESTful
7 3 (6.82%) WebCenter
8 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.27%) SAP XI
9 1 (2.27%) Spring
9 1 (2.27%) Tapestry
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.91%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (15.91%) Handset
3 5 (11.36%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.82%) Statistics
5 2 (4.55%) iSeries
6 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) UNIX
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Scrum
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
3 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing
3 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
4 5 (11.36%) SOA
4 5 (11.36%) ETL
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) UML
5 4 (9.09%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.82%) BDD
6 3 (6.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) XPath
5 3 (6.82%) Groovy
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) XQuery
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) IIBA
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) PMP
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) HP
2 7 (15.91%) Sun
2 7 (15.91%) Apple
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) JBoss
4 5 (11.36%) Talend
5 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
5 4 (9.09%) Informatica
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Guidewire
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