The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Halifax region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 16 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 7.83% 3.31% -
As % of the Vendors category 28.26% 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% -11.20%
Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 27.71% 28.73% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 23
Average daily rate £425 £430 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £505 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Oracle
West Yorkshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 14 (56.00%) AIX
1 14 (56.00%) ClearCase
1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) DB2
2 13 (52.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (52.00%) ClearQuest
2 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (52.00%) Workflow
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (52.00%) Workflow Management
2 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
4 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (16.00%) VB
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 3 (12.00%) UNIX
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
9 3 (12.00%) VB6
9 3 (12.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) HTML
9 3 (12.00%) JavaScript

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 13 (52.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) ClearCase
2 13 (52.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.00%) ERwin
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modeller
7 1 (4.00%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) XSD
5 1 (4.00%) XSLT
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Mainframe
2 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) AIX
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (52.00%) Workflow
1 13 (52.00%) Workflow Management
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) VB6
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
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