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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.34% 5.56% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 21.23% 11.97% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £169 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £9.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
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
146 117 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.98% 46.43% 48.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 75 58
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.17 £9.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.53% +98.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.17 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £19.17 £26.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
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 December 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 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 23 (39.66%) Oracle Database
3 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
4 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (27.59%) MicroStrategy
6 16 (27.59%) Java
6 16 (27.59%) XML
6 16 (27.59%) Oracle9i Database
7 13 (22.41%) Web Services
8 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.69%) UML
9 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (15.52%) SOA
10 9 (15.52%) UNIX
11 8 (13.79%) SOAP
11 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.79%) REST
12 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
12 7 (12.07%) Finance
12 7 (12.07%) HTML
13 6 (10.34%) .NET
13 6 (10.34%) WebLogic
13 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
13 6 (10.34%) HP
13 6 (10.34%) ISEB
13 6 (10.34%) Scrum
13 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (10.34%) Open Source
14 5 (8.62%) HTML5

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.45%) Tuxedo
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.72%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle Database
2 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (27.59%) Oracle9i Database
4 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.17%) DB2
9 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.45%) SQLPlus
9 2 (3.45%) MySQL
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Toad
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) Concordion
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) TestNG
3 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Microstrategy Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Technical Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) DBA
7 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) XML
2 13 (22.41%) Web Services
3 8 (13.79%) SOAP
3 8 (13.79%) REST
4 7 (12.07%) HTML
5 6 (10.34%) .NET
6 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.62%) HTML5
7 4 (6.90%) JSON
7 4 (6.90%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) Middleware
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (5.17%) Spring
8 3 (5.17%) WebCenter
9 2 (3.45%) iXBRL
9 2 (3.45%) Mojolicious
9 2 (3.45%) Tapestry
9 2 (3.45%) Ajax
9 2 (3.45%) RESTful
9 2 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Open Source
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.45%) DTV
3 2 (3.45%) GIS
3 2 (3.45%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.45%) LPAR
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) UNIX
2 5 (8.62%) AIX
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Windows
5 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) UML
3 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.52%) SOA
5 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) User Stories
7 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.90%) Validation
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) ETL
8 3 (5.17%) OOP
8 3 (5.17%) Use Case
8 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) Perl
4 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.17%) Korn
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) Scala
7 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) PMP
2 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) IIBA
2 2 (3.45%) CBAP
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.45%) NFS
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.17%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 3 (5.17%) Informatica
4 3 (5.17%) Remedy
4 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) Progress
5 2 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) BEA
6 1 (1.72%) Zend
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