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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 157 142 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.63% 10.01% 8.20%
As % of the Vendors category 22.53% 22.02% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 67 30
Average daily rate
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£404 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.52% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £29.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
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
697 645 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.76% 45.49% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 294 171
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 37
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.49 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Bolton -3 1 £400 -
Wigan - 1 £450 - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 108 (36.86%) SQL
2 87 (29.69%) Finance
3 80 (27.30%) Oracle Database
4 61 (20.82%) Windows
5 60 (20.48%) Oracle EBS
6 55 (18.77%) SQL Server
7 48 (16.38%) Microsoft
8 46 (15.70%) PL/SQL
8 46 (15.70%) Linux
8 46 (15.70%) Retail
9 44 (15.02%) Java
9 44 (15.02%) Migration
10 39 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (12.97%) Security Cleared
12 35 (11.95%) Oracle EBS R12
13 29 (9.90%) VMware
14 28 (9.56%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (8.87%) SAP
16 25 (8.53%) Web Services
17 24 (8.19%) Oracle Forms
17 24 (8.19%) SOA
17 24 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (7.85%) Red Hat
18 23 (7.85%) Test Scripting
19 22 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (7.51%) UNIX
19 22 (7.51%) Oracle Retail
20 21 (7.17%) Middleware
20 21 (7.17%) SC Cleared
21 20 (6.83%) JIRA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.10%) WebLogic
1 12 (4.10%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (3.75%) NetWeaver
2 11 (3.75%) IIS
2 11 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.39%) Confluence
4 7 (2.39%) JBoss
5 6 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.05%) Apache
6 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.71%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.68%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.68%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Documentum
8 2 (0.68%) SAS
8 2 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.73%) MS Office
3 4 (1.37%) MS Project
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 60 (20.48%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (11.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (7.51%) Oracle Retail
4 19 (6.48%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (5.80%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (3.75%) SAP SRM
7 9 (3.07%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (2.39%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (2.39%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
10 6 (2.05%) Oracle General Ledger
10 6 (2.05%) Oracle Payroll
11 5 (1.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle HRMS
13 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
14 2 (0.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Office 365
3 3 (1.02%) SoftLayer
4 2 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.68%) IaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.14%) Internet
2 13 (4.44%) Firewall
2 13 (4.44%) WAN
3 8 (2.73%) SAN
3 8 (2.73%) DMZ
3 8 (2.73%) MPLS
3 8 (2.73%) OSPF
3 8 (2.73%) BGP
3 8 (2.73%) EIGRP
3 8 (2.73%) Wireless
3 8 (2.73%) VPLS
3 8 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (2.73%) NAS
3 8 (2.73%) AMQP
3 8 (2.73%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (2.39%) iSCSI
5 5 (1.71%) HTTP
5 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.37%) SSL
6 4 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (27.30%) Oracle Database
2 55 (18.77%) SQL Server
3 28 (9.56%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (6.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (5.12%) MongoDB
7 14 (4.78%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.10%) Oracle Discoverer
8 12 (4.10%) SAP BW
9 11 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (3.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 11 (3.75%) NoSQL
10 10 (3.41%) Big Data
10 10 (3.41%) Relational Database
11 9 (3.07%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (2.05%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 24 (8.19%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (6.83%) JIRA
3 16 (5.46%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.41%) Subversion
4 10 (3.41%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (2.73%) Ant
6 7 (2.39%) JUnit
6 7 (2.39%) Toad
6 7 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.39%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.39%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.39%) Gradle
6 7 (2.39%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.05%) Maven
8 5 (1.71%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.37%) Lombardi
9 4 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (29.69%) Finance
2 46 (15.70%) Retail
3 18 (6.14%) Banking
4 14 (4.78%) Local Government
5 4 (1.37%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.37%) Back Office
6 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.02%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (24.91%) Developer
2 57 (19.45%) Analyst
3 37 (12.63%) Architect
4 27 (9.22%) Consultant
4 27 (9.22%) Oracle Developer
5 25 (8.53%) Oracle Consultant
6 22 (7.51%) DBA
7 19 (6.48%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.48%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (5.46%) Data Analyst
9 15 (5.12%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.44%) Technical Architect
12 12 (4.10%) Test Analyst
13 11 (3.75%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.75%) Tester
13 11 (3.75%) Functional Consultant
13 11 (3.75%) Oracle Analyst
14 10 (3.41%) Support Analyst
15 8 (2.73%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.53%) Web Services
2 21 (7.17%) Middleware
3 19 (6.48%) XML
4 18 (6.14%) J2EE
5 16 (5.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (4.78%) .NET
6 14 (4.78%) JMS
7 9 (3.07%) EJB
8 8 (2.73%) Java EE
9 7 (2.39%) JSON
9 7 (2.39%) Spring
10 6 (2.05%) SOAP
10 6 (2.05%) J2SE
11 5 (1.71%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.71%) Servlets
11 5 (1.71%) Grails
12 4 (1.37%) jQuery
12 4 (1.37%) WPF
12 4 (1.37%) WinForms
12 4 (1.37%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.10%) Clustering
1 12 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.41%) Open Source
3 8 (2.73%) Replication
4 7 (2.39%) Celerra
5 6 (2.05%) Life Science
6 5 (1.71%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.71%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) PKI
8 3 (1.02%) Derivative
8 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.02%) User Experience
9 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.68%) AS400
10 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 61 (20.82%) Windows
2 46 (15.70%) Linux
3 22 (7.51%) UNIX
4 20 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.80%) Solaris
6 10 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.73%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.39%) AIX
9 6 (2.05%) VMS
10 5 (1.71%) HPUX
10 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) SUSE
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.02%) Migration
2 39 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (8.19%) SOA
3 24 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (7.85%) Test Scripting
5 22 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (6.48%) Data Migration
7 17 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (5.80%) OO
7 17 (5.80%) CRM
7 17 (5.80%) Scrum
8 15 (5.12%) Software Engineering
8 15 (5.12%) Integration Testing
9 14 (4.78%) Workflow
9 14 (4.78%) Configuration Management
9 14 (4.78%) ERP
10 13 (4.44%) E-business
10 13 (4.44%) TDD
11 11 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (36.86%) SQL
2 46 (15.70%) PL/SQL
3 44 (15.02%) Java
4 14 (4.78%) VBA
5 10 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.07%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.39%) C#
7 7 (2.39%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.05%) PHP
9 5 (1.71%) VB
10 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.02%) Perl
10 3 (1.02%) VBScript
10 3 (1.02%) Python
11 2 (0.68%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.68%) Ruby
11 2 (0.68%) Groovy
11 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.68%) R
12 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (12.97%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.17%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.78%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.71%) ISEB
5 5 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.02%) PMP
6 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) MCPD
8 1 (0.34%) Degree
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.41%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
System Software
1 19 (6.48%) Active Directory
1 19 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.10%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (3.07%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.39%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.39%) XenApp
5 7 (2.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.37%) Xen
8 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.10%) Puppet
2 11 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (3.41%) SCCM
4 9 (3.07%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.71%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Management
7 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.02%) Hyperic
8 3 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.68%) StatsD
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.34%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.34%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.90%) VMware
3 26 (8.87%) SAP
4 23 (7.85%) Red Hat
5 20 (6.83%) Citrix
6 18 (6.14%) HP
7 14 (4.78%) Business Objects
8 13 (4.44%) IBM
9 12 (4.10%) EMC
10 9 (3.07%) Informatica
11 8 (2.73%) Nortel
11 8 (2.73%) Cisco
11 8 (2.73%) Atlassian
11 8 (2.73%) SolarWinds
11 8 (2.73%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.39%) TIBCO
13 5 (1.71%) Apple
13 5 (1.71%) Cognos
13 5 (1.71%) Lotus
14 4 (1.37%) Sybase
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