The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 18 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.96% 5.66% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 13.33% 27.27% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate £325 £475 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -1.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
Oracle
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 29.70% 20.75% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 23
Average daily rate £350 £398 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 7 (53.85%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (53.85%) AIX
2 7 (53.85%) DB2
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
3 6 (46.15%) ClearQuest
3 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) VB6
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Back Office
7 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (15.38%) IBM Certification
7 2 (15.38%) IBM WebSphere Certification

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) DB2
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
1 6 (46.15%) ClearQuest
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
1 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) VB Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) FileNet Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Certification
1 2 (15.38%) IBM WebSphere Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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