The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 Leeds 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 10 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 146 88 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.45% 11.50% 10.42%
As % of the Vendors category 27.09% 29.73% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 33 40
Average daily rate £350 £275 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 296 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 45.95% 38.69% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 139 218
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.32 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £35.50 £21.45
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 Leeds

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 135 (49.82%) SQL
2 82 (30.26%) PL/SQL
3 81 (29.89%) Oracle Database
4 77 (28.41%) SQL Server
5 62 (22.88%) Finance
6 60 (22.14%) Java
7 47 (17.34%) .NET
8 45 (16.61%) Oracle Reports
9 44 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (15.50%) UNIX
11 41 (15.13%) XML
12 40 (14.76%) Linux
13 39 (14.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 37 (13.65%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (13.28%) C#
16 33 (12.18%) Web Services
16 33 (12.18%) SOA
17 32 (11.81%) WebLogic
17 32 (11.81%) Oracle BI EE
18 31 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (11.07%) Performance Tuning
19 30 (11.07%) ASP.NET
19 30 (11.07%) ETL
20 28 (10.33%) Data Modelling
21 26 (9.59%) Windows
22 24 (8.86%) J2EE
22 24 (8.86%) IBM
22 24 (8.86%) Microsoft
23 23 (8.49%) Oracle Database 10g
24 22 (8.12%) Visual Studio

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 32 (11.81%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.80%) nginx
2 13 (4.80%) Apache
3 10 (3.69%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.32%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (2.95%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.95%) ColdFusion
5 8 (2.95%) Lync
6 7 (2.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.21%) SAS
8 5 (1.85%) Confluence
8 5 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.48%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.11%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.74%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 19 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (3.32%) InfoPath
3 8 (2.95%) MS Office
4 6 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.06%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.21%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.37%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.17%) Firewall
2 8 (2.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.95%) VPN
2 8 (2.95%) MPLS
2 8 (2.95%) IPsec
2 8 (2.95%) Wireless
3 6 (2.21%) DNS
3 6 (2.21%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (1.85%) OpenVPN
5 4 (1.48%) FTP
5 4 (1.48%) NetScreen
6 3 (1.11%) SSH
6 3 (1.11%) SSL
7 1 (0.37%) SAN
7 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (29.89%) Oracle Database
2 77 (28.41%) SQL Server
3 45 (16.61%) Oracle Reports
4 44 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (14.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (11.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 23 (8.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (7.38%) Oracle ODI
9 18 (6.64%) Oracle9i Database
10 16 (5.90%) MySQL
11 15 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (4.80%) Oracle OLAP
12 13 (4.80%) OLAP
13 12 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (4.06%) Oracle OWB
14 11 (4.06%) DB2
15 10 (3.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (8.12%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.38%) Maven
3 19 (7.01%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.54%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.95%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.58%) JIRA
7 7 (2.58%) Toad
8 5 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.48%) ERwin
10 2 (0.74%) JUnit
10 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.37%) Subversion
11 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.37%) JMeter
11 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.37%) Ant
11 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 62 (22.88%) Finance
2 12 (4.43%) Retail
3 10 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.11%) Banking
4 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.74%) French Language
6 1 (0.37%) Local Government
6 1 (0.37%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (40.96%) Developer
2 24 (8.86%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (8.49%) Analyst
4 21 (7.75%) DBA
5 19 (7.01%) Java Developer
6 18 (6.64%) Consultant
6 18 (6.64%) Architect
7 16 (5.90%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (4.80%) OBIEE Developer
8 13 (4.80%) Administrator
8 13 (4.80%) SQL Developer
9 11 (4.06%) Tester
9 11 (4.06%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.06%) VB.NET Developer
10 10 (3.69%) Software Developer
11 9 (3.32%) Applications Manager
12 8 (2.95%) Test Analyst
13 7 (2.58%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.58%) SQL DBA
14 6 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.34%) .NET
2 41 (15.13%) XML
3 33 (12.18%) Web Services
4 30 (11.07%) ASP.NET
5 24 (8.86%) J2EE
6 20 (7.38%) Spring
7 15 (5.54%) jQuery
8 13 (4.80%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.43%) WinForms
9 12 (4.43%) WCF
10 11 (4.06%) Apache Camel
10 11 (4.06%) HTML
11 10 (3.69%) Oracle ADF
11 10 (3.69%) REST
11 10 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (3.32%) Java EE
12 9 (3.32%) JMS
12 9 (3.32%) SOAP
13 8 (2.95%) Struts
13 8 (2.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.06%) Data Integration
2 10 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.21%) Open Source
4 5 (1.85%) PKI
4 5 (1.85%) Replication
5 4 (1.48%) Clustering
5 4 (1.48%) Statistics
6 3 (1.11%) NHS
7 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.74%) GIS
7 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.37%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.37%) AS400
8 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.50%) UNIX
2 40 (14.76%) Linux
3 26 (9.59%) Windows
4 14 (5.17%) Solaris
5 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.74%) HPUX
6 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.65%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (12.18%) SOA
3 31 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (11.07%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (11.07%) ETL
5 28 (10.33%) Data Modelling
6 22 (8.12%) Migration
6 22 (8.12%) MVC
7 19 (7.01%) Workflow
8 17 (6.27%) Project Management
9 16 (5.90%) TDD
10 15 (5.54%) Data Migration
10 15 (5.54%) Scrum
10 15 (5.54%) OO
11 14 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (5.17%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.17%) Data Management
12 13 (4.80%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.80%) ITIL
13 12 (4.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 135 (49.82%) SQL
2 82 (30.26%) PL/SQL
3 60 (22.14%) Java
4 36 (13.28%) C#
5 18 (6.64%) Shell Script
6 17 (6.27%) VB.NET
7 13 (4.80%) JavaScript
8 12 (4.43%) COBOL
8 12 (4.43%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.69%) Python
10 9 (3.32%) Perl
11 8 (2.95%) VB
12 7 (2.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 6 (2.21%) C
13 6 (2.21%) VB6
14 5 (1.85%) Ruby
15 4 (1.48%) R
16 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (5.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.95%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) Degree
4 3 (1.11%) ISEB
4 3 (1.11%) PMP
4 3 (1.11%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) MCP
6 1 (0.37%) OCP
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.80%) QA
2 11 (4.06%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 9 (3.32%) Xen
1 9 (3.32%) vSphere
2 8 (2.95%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (2.21%) Sendmail
3 6 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.85%) Squid
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.37%) XenServer
6 1 (0.37%) Varnish
6 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (3.32%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (1.48%) Puppet
2 4 (1.48%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.11%) SCCM
3 3 (1.11%) SCOM
3 3 (1.11%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.74%) OpenView
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.74%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.74%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.74%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.37%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (8.86%) IBM
1 24 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.90%) NetApp
3 12 (4.43%) Business Objects
3 12 (4.43%) Siebel
3 12 (4.43%) Cisco
4 11 (4.06%) HP
5 10 (3.69%) Perforce
6 9 (3.32%) Informatica
7 8 (2.95%) SAP
7 8 (2.95%) EMC
7 8 (2.95%) Sun
7 8 (2.95%) VMware
8 5 (1.85%) JBoss
9 4 (1.48%) CA
9 4 (1.48%) Citrix
9 4 (1.48%) Juniper
9 4 (1.48%) McAfee
9 4 (1.48%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.11%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £295 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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LA International
Rate: quote
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Neon Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago