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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.17% 3.80% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 31.58% 12.50% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
57 56 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 32.20% 30.43% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 33
Average daily rate £425 £340 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 17 (65.38%) AIX
1 17 (65.38%) ClearCase
1 17 (65.38%) IBM
1 17 (65.38%) Mainframe
2 16 (61.54%) ClearQuest
2 16 (61.54%) Service Delivery
2 16 (61.54%) Workflow
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 16 (61.54%) Workflow Management
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) DB2
2 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 16 (61.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 15 (57.69%) Management Information System
4 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) UNIX
8 2 (7.69%) SAS
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (7.69%) VBA
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (61.54%) Oracle Workflow
1 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) DB2
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) ClearCase
2 16 (61.54%) ClearQuest
3 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) ERwin
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) WebSphere Specialist
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 2 (7.69%) MI Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Database Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modeller
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XSD
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) WCF
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Mainframe
2 15 (57.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) AIX
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Service Delivery
1 16 (61.54%) Workflow
1 16 (61.54%) Workflow Management
2 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago