The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 8 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 152 118 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.24% 9.25% 7.89%
As % of the Vendors category 22.16% 20.07% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 59 31
Average daily rate
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£425 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.80 £31.35
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +14.19%
Oracle
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
686 588 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.70% 46.08% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 268 164
Average daily rate £350 £336 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 35
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 2 £500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £450 - 2
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 102 (37.36%) SQL
2 86 (31.50%) Finance
3 82 (30.04%) Oracle Database
4 61 (22.34%) Windows
5 55 (20.15%) SQL Server
6 49 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 46 (16.85%) Oracle EBS
8 43 (15.75%) PL/SQL
8 43 (15.75%) Retail
9 42 (15.38%) Java
9 42 (15.38%) Linux
9 42 (15.38%) Migration
10 40 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (12.45%) Security Cleared
12 28 (10.26%) SAP
13 27 (9.89%) Oracle EBS R12
14 26 (9.52%) Web Services
14 26 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
15 25 (9.16%) Oracle Retail
16 24 (8.79%) VMware
17 23 (8.42%) UNIX
17 23 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (8.42%) SOA
17 23 (8.42%) Test Scripting
18 22 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
18 22 (8.06%) Active Directory
18 22 (8.06%) Red Hat
19 20 (7.33%) Citrix
19 20 (7.33%) XML
19 20 (7.33%) JIRA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (4.40%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.03%) NetWeaver
2 11 (4.03%) IIS
3 9 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (2.93%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.56%) Confluence
5 7 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.20%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.83%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.10%) Apache
8 3 (1.10%) SAS
9 2 (0.73%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (0.73%) JBoss
9 2 (0.73%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPEL
9 2 (0.73%) JCAPS
9 2 (0.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.93%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 46 (16.85%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (9.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (9.16%) Oracle Retail
4 17 (6.23%) Oracle Financials
4 17 (6.23%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (4.03%) SAP SRM
6 9 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (2.56%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 6 (2.20%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (1.10%) Oracle HRMS
12 2 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) Office 365
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.73%) SoftLayer
3 2 (0.73%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.96%) Internet
2 15 (5.49%) WAN
2 15 (5.49%) Firewall
3 11 (4.03%) NAS
3 11 (4.03%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (4.03%) VPLS
3 11 (4.03%) SAN
3 11 (4.03%) DMZ
3 11 (4.03%) Wireless
3 11 (4.03%) BGP
3 11 (4.03%) EIGRP
3 11 (4.03%) MPLS
3 11 (4.03%) OSPF
4 8 (2.93%) AMQP
5 7 (2.56%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.83%) HTTP
6 5 (1.83%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.47%) LAN
7 4 (1.47%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (30.04%) Oracle Database
2 55 (20.15%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (6.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 14 (5.13%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.76%) SAP BW
7 13 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.40%) Oracle Discoverer
9 11 (4.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 11 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (3.66%) NoSQL
10 10 (3.66%) Big Data
11 9 (3.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (2.93%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.93%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (2.56%) RDBMS
14 6 (2.20%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 20 (7.33%) JIRA
2 19 (6.96%) Oracle Forms
3 16 (5.86%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.66%) Subversion
4 10 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (2.93%) Ant
6 7 (2.56%) Gradle
6 7 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.56%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.56%) JUnit
6 7 (2.56%) Toad
7 6 (2.20%) Maven
7 6 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (2.20%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.47%) Selenium
9 4 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 86 (31.50%) Finance
2 43 (15.75%) Retail
3 16 (5.86%) Banking
4 9 (3.30%) Local Government
5 4 (1.47%) Back Office
5 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.47%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (25.64%) Developer
2 52 (19.05%) Analyst
3 33 (12.09%) Architect
4 25 (9.16%) Oracle Developer
5 21 (7.69%) Consultant
5 21 (7.69%) DBA
6 20 (7.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 19 (6.96%) Java Developer
8 18 (6.59%) Oracle DBA
9 16 (5.86%) Data Analyst
10 14 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.76%) Technical Architect
12 12 (4.40%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.03%) Tester
14 10 (3.66%) Business Analyst
14 10 (3.66%) Support Analyst
15 7 (2.56%) Senior Developer
16 6 (2.20%) Business Developer
16 6 (2.20%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.52%) Web Services
2 20 (7.33%) XML
3 19 (6.96%) Middleware
4 15 (5.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 14 (5.13%) J2EE
5 14 (5.13%) JMS
6 12 (4.40%) .NET
7 9 (3.30%) EJB
8 8 (2.93%) Java EE
9 7 (2.56%) JSON
9 7 (2.56%) Spring
10 6 (2.20%) SOAP
10 6 (2.20%) J2SE
11 5 (1.83%) Grails
11 5 (1.83%) XSLT
11 5 (1.83%) Servlets
11 5 (1.83%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.47%) WinForms
12 4 (1.47%) LAMP
12 4 (1.47%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.40%) Clustering
1 12 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.03%) Open Source
3 8 (2.93%) Replication
3 8 (2.93%) Life Science
4 7 (2.56%) Celerra
5 5 (1.83%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.10%) User Experience
6 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.10%) Derivative
6 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.10%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.73%) AS400
7 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.73%) PKI
7 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.34%) Windows
2 42 (15.38%) Linux
3 23 (8.42%) UNIX
4 17 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (6.23%) Solaris
5 10 (3.66%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.93%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.56%) AIX
7 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.20%) VMS
9 5 (1.83%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.83%) HPUX
10 2 (0.73%) SUSE
10 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.38%) Migration
2 40 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (8.42%) SOA
3 23 (8.42%) Test Scripting
4 22 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (6.96%) Scrum
6 18 (6.59%) OO
7 17 (6.23%) CRM
8 16 (5.86%) Integration Testing
8 16 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (5.86%) Software Engineering
9 14 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 14 (5.13%) ERP
9 14 (5.13%) Data Migration
10 13 (4.76%) TDD
10 13 (4.76%) E-business
11 12 (4.40%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (37.36%) SQL
2 43 (15.75%) PL/SQL
3 42 (15.38%) Java
4 14 (5.13%) VBA
5 10 (3.66%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.30%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.56%) C#
8 5 (1.83%) VB
9 4 (1.47%) PHP
9 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.10%) Python
10 3 (1.10%) VBScript
10 3 (1.10%) Perl
11 2 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.73%) R
12 1 (0.37%) Groovy
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (12.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.23%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.20%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.83%) ISEB
5 5 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.10%) PMP
6 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.73%) Degree
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.37%) MCPD
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.30%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.56%) XenApp
5 7 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 7 (2.56%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.47%) Xen
9 1 (0.37%) Docker
9 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (4.03%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (4.03%) Puppet
2 10 (3.66%) SCCM
3 8 (2.93%) Vagrant
4 6 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.83%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.73%) StatsD
9 1 (0.37%) Oozie
9 1 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.26%) SAP
3 24 (8.79%) VMware
4 22 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 20 (7.33%) Citrix
6 18 (6.59%) HP
7 15 (5.49%) Business Objects
8 12 (4.40%) EMC
8 12 (4.40%) IBM
9 11 (4.03%) SolarWinds
9 11 (4.03%) Cisco
9 11 (4.03%) Nortel
9 11 (4.03%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.93%) TIBCO
10 8 (2.93%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.20%) Informatica
11 6 (2.20%) Cognos
12 5 (1.83%) Lotus
12 5 (1.83%) Apple
13 4 (1.47%) Sybase
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