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 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.74% 13.41% 15.76%
As % of the Vendors category 37.93% 26.83% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 19
Average daily rate
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£288 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £310 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
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
58 41 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 46.77% 50.00% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 36
Average daily rate £250 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
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 £17.50 £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 November 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 27 November 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 -1 22 £288 -28.12% 4
Oracle
Northern Ireland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) Banking
4 15 (39.47%) UNIX
5 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
6 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 10 (26.32%) Sybase
8 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
9 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (21.05%) J2EE
10 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
10 7 (18.42%) Spring
10 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
11 6 (15.79%) Korn
11 6 (15.79%) Statistics
11 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
11 6 (15.79%) C-shell
11 6 (15.79%) Ab Initio
11 6 (15.79%) Perl
11 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
11 6 (15.79%) Struts
11 6 (15.79%) Linux
11 6 (15.79%) SQR
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (13.16%) Maven
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (10.53%) Credit Risk

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (18.42%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (44.74%) Banking
2 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Finance
4 3 (7.89%) International Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (18.42%) DBA
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) J2EE
2 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
2 7 (18.42%) Spring
3 6 (15.79%) Struts
4 4 (10.53%) Spring Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) XSD
6 1 (2.63%) FIXML
6 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Statistics
2 4 (10.53%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) SOA
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.63%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (2.63%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Korn
4 6 (15.79%) C-shell
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.79%) SQR
5 2 (5.26%) VBScript
5 2 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.63%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Sybase
2 6 (15.79%) Ab Initio
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Actimize
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat