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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 27 34 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.91% 5.38% 11.29%
As % of the Vendors category 9.24% 13.73% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 28
Median daily rate £388 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.70%

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
119 153 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.35% 39.23% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 112 118
Median daily rate £363 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.70 £17.13 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Teradata
2 19 (51.35%) Oracle Database
3 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (45.95%) Informatica
4 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) PowerExchange
5 13 (35.14%) Change Data Capture
6 12 (32.43%) Windows
6 12 (32.43%) ETL
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
8 10 (27.03%) Database Tuning
8 10 (27.03%) PowerCenter
8 10 (27.03%) ETL Development
9 9 (24.32%) Selenium
10 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Data Mapping
10 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
11 7 (18.92%) HP
11 7 (18.92%) Java
12 6 (16.22%) Finance
12 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
12 6 (16.22%) Data Quality
12 6 (16.22%) iSeries
13 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
13 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
13 5 (13.51%) TDD
13 5 (13.51%) JMeter

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 (35.14%) PowerExchange
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) Confluence
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Luigi
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle Database
2 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (27.03%) PowerCenter
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.70%) HBase
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Selenium
2 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.51%) JMeter
2 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
3 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (5.41%) JUnit
6 1 (2.70%) JBehave
6 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.70%) The Grinder
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Consultant
2 14 (37.84%) Informatica Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tester
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Performance Tester
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Tester
3 5 (13.51%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Teradata Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Test Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Data Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) J2EE
1 3 (8.11%) JSON
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) iSeries
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Unix
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Debian
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Change Data Capture
2 12 (32.43%) ETL
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
3 10 (27.03%) Database Tuning
3 10 (27.03%) ETL Development
4 8 (21.62%) Data Mapping
4 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.11%) RAD
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Test Management
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) JCL
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Teradata
2 17 (45.95%) Informatica
3 7 (18.92%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) Siebel
5 1 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) Talend