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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.45% 4.99% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 17.59% 13.64% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 3
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£309 £339 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% +42.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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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
108 132 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.35% 36.57% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 87 55
Average daily rate £325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.50 £12.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +14.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015, 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 44 (78.57%) SQL
2 39 (69.64%) PL/SQL
3 36 (64.29%) Oracle Database
4 33 (58.93%) Oracle9i Database
5 28 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 25 (44.64%) MicroStrategy
7 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.64%) .NET
8 11 (19.64%) C#
9 10 (17.86%) UML
9 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
9 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
10 9 (16.07%) WCF
10 9 (16.07%) Windows
11 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.29%) Java
11 8 (14.29%) Scrum
11 8 (14.29%) LINQ
11 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.29%) Entity Framework
12 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (12.50%) OOP
12 7 (12.50%) SOA
12 7 (12.50%) ETL
13 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.79%) JBoss
1 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Staffware
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) Oracle Database
2 33 (58.93%) Oracle9i Database
3 28 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
5 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
6 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.36%) SQLPlus
8 3 (5.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (5.36%) Toad
3 3 (5.36%) MSBuild
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Microstrategy Developer
3 10 (17.86%) AWS Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Tester
8 3 (5.36%) DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.57%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) WCF
3 8 (14.29%) LINQ
3 8 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.93%) WinForms
4 5 (8.93%) XML
5 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.36%) WPF
6 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) Spring
7 1 (1.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) NHS
1 4 (7.14%) GIS
1 4 (7.14%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) AIX
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) UML
3 8 (14.29%) Scrum
4 7 (12.50%) OOP
4 7 (12.50%) SOA
4 7 (12.50%) ETL
4 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.71%) User Stories
5 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.93%) Data Management
7 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.14%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.36%) Database Tuning
8 3 (5.36%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) SQL
2 39 (69.64%) PL/SQL
3 11 (19.64%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.36%) Korn
6 2 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CBAP
4 1 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) CISA
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) COSO
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) MicroStrategy
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) Progress
3 3 (5.36%) Remedy
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) BEA
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