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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 15.46% 14.86% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 27.78% 37.93% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £274 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £415 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -1.51%
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
54 29 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 55.67% 39.19% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 37
Average daily rate £200 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £122 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -6 15 £350 -2.16% 6
Oracle
Northern Ireland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Banking
3 15 (40.54%) UNIX
4 12 (32.43%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (32.43%) Ab Initio
5 10 (27.03%) J2EE
6 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
6 8 (21.62%) Sybase
6 8 (21.62%) DB2
6 8 (21.62%) Finance
6 8 (21.62%) Investment Banking
6 8 (21.62%) Korn
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (18.92%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) Linux
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
8 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
9 5 (13.51%) Spring
9 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
9 5 (13.51%) Project Management
9 5 (13.51%) ETL
9 5 (13.51%) JMS
9 5 (13.51%) Web Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (8.11%) Markit EDM
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) DB2
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.11%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (45.95%) Banking
2 8 (21.62%) Investment Banking
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) International Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Ab Initio Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Assistant Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) OBIEE Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) J2EE
2 7 (18.92%) XML
3 5 (13.51%) JMS
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
3 5 (13.51%) Spring
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (8.11%) Struts
5 2 (5.41%) Spring Integration
5 2 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) FIXML
6 1 (2.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.41%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
2 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
2 5 (13.51%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
3 4 (10.81%) Metaprogramming
3 4 (10.81%) Parallel Processing
4 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Scrum
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) E-business
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Development
6 1 (2.70%) CRM
6 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
3 8 (21.62%) Korn
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) C-shell
5 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.81%) SQR
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.11%) ActionScript
6 3 (8.11%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) VCP4
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.41%) Control-M
3 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Ab Initio
2 8 (21.62%) Sybase
3 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Cognos