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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 22 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 29 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.01% 7.30% 6.31%
As % of the Vendors category 21.64% 17.00% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £18.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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
134 100 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.02% 42.92% 41.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 60 41
Average daily rate £331 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.18% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.97 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +11.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £16.16 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £19.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 15 (27.78%) XML
4 14 (25.93%) Web Services
4 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database
5 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
6 11 (20.37%) UML
6 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.67%) SOAP
7 9 (16.67%) UNIX
7 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 9 (16.67%) Middleware
7 9 (16.67%) REST
8 8 (14.81%) SOA
9 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (12.96%) HP
9 7 (12.96%) HTML
9 7 (12.96%) Finance
9 7 (12.96%) Scrum
9 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
10 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (11.11%) Open Source
10 6 (11.11%) .NET
10 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.11%) Linux
11 5 (9.26%) JBoss

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.26%) JBoss
1 5 (9.26%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Tuxedo
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) 3G
2 1 (1.85%) 2G
2 1 (1.85%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.26%) Pentaho
5 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.56%) DB2
7 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.70%) MySQL
8 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.70%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Maven
2 3 (5.56%) Toad
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.70%) Selenium
3 2 (3.70%) Concordion
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.85%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.85%) TestNG
4 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Technical Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) DBA
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (7.41%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Perl Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (3.70%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Microstrategy Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) XML
2 14 (25.93%) Web Services
3 9 (16.67%) REST
3 9 (16.67%) SOAP
3 9 (16.67%) Middleware
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
5 6 (11.11%) .NET
6 5 (9.26%) Apache Camel
6 5 (9.26%) HTML5
7 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.41%) JSON
7 4 (7.41%) jQuery
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (5.56%) WebCenter
9 2 (3.70%) iXBRL
9 2 (3.70%) Mojolicious
9 2 (3.70%) RESTful
9 2 (3.70%) Spring
9 2 (3.70%) Tapestry
9 2 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Open Source
2 5 (9.26%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Statistics
4 2 (3.70%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.70%) DTV
4 2 (3.70%) GIS
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) LPAR
5 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.85%) iSeries
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.85%) AS400
5 1 (1.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) UNIX
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) AIX
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) UML
2 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.81%) SOA
4 7 (12.96%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.26%) ETL
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) OO
7 4 (7.41%) User Stories
7 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
7 4 (7.41%) Validation
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.56%) Database Tuning
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.26%) Perl
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) Korn
6 2 (3.70%) Scala
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ISEB
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) IIBA
3 2 (3.70%) CBAP
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.70%) PMP
3 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) HP
3 5 (9.26%) Talend
4 4 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (7.41%) IBM
5 3 (5.56%) Informatica
5 3 (5.56%) Remedy
5 3 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) EMC
6 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) Progress
7 1 (1.85%) Sun
7 1 (1.85%) Apple
7 1 (1.85%) Zend
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