The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 14.95% 14.81% 17.96%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 30.00% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 21
Average daily rate
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£306 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.28% +23.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.98% -11.75%
Oracle
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 40 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 48.60% 49.38% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 38
Average daily rate £250 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £125 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the County Antrim region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the County Antrim region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -4 16 £306 -17.28% 2
Oracle
Northern Ireland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) Banking
4 17 (45.95%) UNIX
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
7 10 (27.03%) Investment Banking
7 10 (27.03%) Sybase
8 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) J2EE
10 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
10 7 (18.92%) Korn
10 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
10 7 (18.92%) Spring
10 7 (18.92%) Ab Initio
11 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (16.22%) C-shell
11 6 (16.22%) SQR
11 6 (16.22%) Struts
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (16.22%) Perl
11 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
11 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
12 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (13.51%) Maven
13 4 (10.81%) Spring Integration
13 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 (18.92%) WebSphere
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.70%) Markit EDM
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (48.65%) Banking
2 10 (27.03%) Investment Banking
3 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 3 (8.11%) International Banking
5 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) J2EE
2 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
2 7 (18.92%) Spring
3 6 (16.22%) Struts
4 4 (10.81%) Spring Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (5.41%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) XSD
7 1 (2.70%) JMS
7 1 (2.70%) FIXML
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
2 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) UNIX
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.11%) ETL
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) SOA
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) Workflow
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Mapping
5 1 (2.70%) Metaprogramming
5 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.70%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
4 7 (18.92%) Korn
5 6 (16.22%) C-shell
5 6 (16.22%) SQR
5 6 (16.22%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 2 (5.41%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Sybase
2 7 (18.92%) Ab Initio
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Business Objects
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Actimize
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
5 2 (5.41%) SAP