The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Manchester 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 112 63 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.11% 5.54% 6.07%
As % of the Vendors category 21.83% 11.73% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 25 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £440 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +86.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% -11.20%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
513 537 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.71% 47.19% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 248 263
Average daily rate £323 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 57
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.31 £31.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Oracle
North West

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Altrincham -4 1 £300 - 4
Stockport -7 1 £350 +9.37% 2
Wigan - 1 £275 - 4
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Salford - - - - 2
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 93 (37.05%) SQL
2 75 (29.88%) Oracle Database
3 73 (29.08%) Finance
4 70 (27.89%) SQL Server
5 51 (20.32%) PL/SQL
6 45 (17.93%) Migration
7 39 (15.54%) Microsoft
8 38 (15.14%) Web Services
9 31 (12.35%) Windows
10 30 (11.95%) UNIX
10 30 (11.95%) Mainframe
11 29 (11.55%) Retail
12 28 (11.16%) .NET
13 27 (10.76%) Java
13 27 (10.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 24 (9.56%) Oracle EBS R12
14 24 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (8.76%) XML
15 22 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (8.37%) Data Migration
16 21 (8.37%) Middleware
16 21 (8.37%) Oracle Applications
16 21 (8.37%) C#
17 20 (7.97%) WebLogic
18 19 (7.57%) Oracle Database 10g
19 18 (7.17%) ETL
19 18 (7.17%) Linux
19 18 (7.17%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (7.17%) Tomcat
19 18 (7.17%) MS Excel

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 20 (7.97%) WebLogic
2 18 (7.17%) Tomcat
3 15 (5.98%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.38%) Apache
5 7 (2.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.39%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.39%) WebLogic Integration
7 5 (1.99%) CMS
7 5 (1.99%) Escenic
7 5 (1.99%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.80%) JCAPS
9 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.40%) CICS
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) MS Project
2 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (9.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (8.37%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (6.77%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (4.38%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (3.98%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (3.98%) Oracle 11i
6 9 (3.59%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (3.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (2.79%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (2.79%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (2.39%) Oracle Payroll
9 6 (2.39%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (1.99%) Oracle SCM
10 5 (1.99%) SAP PM
11 4 (1.59%) Oracle iProcurement
12 3 (1.20%) Agresso
12 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (1.20%) ResourceLink
13 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.98%) Firewall
2 6 (2.39%) FTP
2 6 (2.39%) SAN
3 5 (1.99%) LDAP
4 4 (1.59%) Internet
5 3 (1.20%) LAN
5 3 (1.20%) WAN
5 3 (1.20%) NAS
6 2 (0.80%) CTI
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) HTTP
7 1 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (29.88%) Oracle Database
2 70 (27.89%) SQL Server
3 27 (10.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 18 (7.17%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (5.98%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.58%) MS Access
9 12 (4.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (4.38%) MySQL
10 11 (4.38%) Oracle Discoverer
11 10 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.98%) RDBMS
12 9 (3.59%) DB2
13 6 (2.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (1.99%) PowerCenter
14 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.99%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (3.98%) Toad
1 10 (3.98%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.39%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.99%) NetBeans
3 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.59%) Subversion
5 3 (1.20%) Selenium
5 3 (1.20%) JIRA
5 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.80%) ProC
6 2 (0.80%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.40%) Maven
7 1 (0.40%) MSTest
7 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 73 (29.08%) Finance
2 29 (11.55%) Retail
3 14 (5.58%) Banking
4 13 (5.18%) Back Office
5 12 (4.78%) Front Office
6 9 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.79%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.20%) Marketing
9 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (41.04%) Developer
2 39 (15.54%) Analyst
3 30 (11.95%) Oracle Developer
4 27 (10.76%) Consultant
5 22 (8.76%) Architect
6 21 (8.37%) Oracle Consultant
7 19 (7.57%) DBA
8 15 (5.98%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.98%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.18%) Portal Developer
11 12 (4.78%) Oracle Portal Developer
12 11 (4.38%) SQL DBA
12 11 (4.38%) Oracle Architect
13 10 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (3.98%) Oracle DBA
13 10 (3.98%) C# Developer
14 9 (3.59%) Business Analyst
14 9 (3.59%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.14%) Web Services
2 28 (11.16%) .NET
3 22 (8.76%) XML
4 21 (8.37%) Middleware
5 18 (7.17%) WebCenter
6 13 (5.18%) XSD
7 12 (4.78%) WCF
7 12 (4.78%) DOM
8 11 (4.38%) HTML
8 11 (4.38%) WPF
9 10 (3.98%) Spring
9 10 (3.98%) jQuery
9 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET
9 10 (3.98%) CSS
10 9 (3.59%) Oracle ADF
10 9 (3.59%) Silverlight
10 9 (3.59%) Ajax
11 7 (2.79%) LAMP
11 7 (2.79%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.95%) Mainframe
2 13 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.38%) Data Extraction
4 9 (3.59%) RIA
5 8 (3.19%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.79%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.99%) Replication
7 5 (1.99%) NHS
7 5 (1.99%) PKI
8 4 (1.59%) PMI
9 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.20%) Firmware
9 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.80%) Statistics
10 2 (0.80%) Economics
11 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.40%) Clustering
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.40%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.35%) Windows
2 30 (11.95%) UNIX
3 18 (7.17%) Linux
4 11 (4.38%) Solaris
5 7 (2.79%) SUSE
6 6 (2.39%) HPUX
7 5 (1.99%) Fedora
8 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.80%) AIX
10 1 (0.40%) zOS
10 1 (0.40%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.93%) Migration
2 24 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (8.37%) Data Migration
4 18 (7.17%) ETL
5 17 (6.77%) SOA
6 15 (5.98%) OO
7 14 (5.58%) Test Scripting
7 14 (5.58%) Scrum
8 13 (5.18%) OOD
9 12 (4.78%) UML
9 12 (4.78%) PRINCE2
10 11 (4.38%) Data Analysis
10 11 (4.38%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (3.98%) Performance Analysis
11 10 (3.98%) Database Tuning
11 10 (3.98%) Security Testing
11 10 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (3.98%) Project Management
12 9 (3.59%) Change Management
12 9 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (37.05%) SQL
2 51 (20.32%) PL/SQL
3 27 (10.76%) Java
4 21 (8.37%) C#
5 11 (4.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.98%) VB
7 9 (3.59%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.19%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.39%) VBA
9 6 (2.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 5 (1.99%) Groovy
10 5 (1.99%) Scala
11 4 (1.59%) Perl
12 3 (1.20%) VB6
13 2 (0.80%) Python
13 2 (0.80%) PHP
14 1 (0.40%) C
14 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.77%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.59%) ISEB
4 8 (3.19%) Degree
5 7 (2.79%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.99%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.20%) PMP
9 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.40%) HNC
10 1 (0.40%) HND
10 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) QA
2 5 (1.99%) HL7
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.20%) RHEV
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.59%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.20%) SCCM
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.40%) SCSM
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.40%) Legato
6 1 (0.40%) OpenView
6 1 (0.40%) SCOM
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 39 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.77%) IBM
3 11 (4.38%) VMware
3 11 (4.38%) JBoss
3 11 (4.38%) HP
4 10 (3.98%) SAP
5 9 (3.59%) Sage
6 8 (3.19%) Citrix
7 7 (2.79%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.39%) Cisco
8 6 (2.39%) Informatica
8 6 (2.39%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.39%) NetApp
9 5 (1.99%) McAfee
9 5 (1.99%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.99%) Avaya
9 5 (1.99%) EMC
9 5 (1.99%) Sybase
9 5 (1.99%) Northgate
10 4 (1.59%) Nortel
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