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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 7.10% 0.85% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 43.33% 3.23% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.39% 26.50% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 33
Average daily rate £375 £318 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £138 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) AIX
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) ClearCase
3 4 (23.53%) DB2
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) VB6
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow Management
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
4 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) HTML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) DB2
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) ClearCase
2 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) ERwin
3 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) VB6 Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (17.65%) VB Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modeller
3 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSD
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) AIX
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Workflow Management
1 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
1 3 (17.65%) MVC
1 3 (17.65%) Workflow
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) VB
1 4 (23.53%) VB6
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata
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