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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 18 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 148 150 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.12% 10.57% 10.23%
As % of the Vendors category 20.58% 25.64% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 102 73
Average daily rate £406 £425 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £588 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +3.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
719 585 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.44% 41.23% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 328 279
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 26
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.23 £10.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Stockport - 3 - - 4
Bolton - 2 £420 -
Cheadle - 1 £400 - 2
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 122 (40.00%) SQL
2 77 (25.25%) Finance
2 77 (25.25%) Oracle Database
3 57 (18.69%) Migration
4 55 (18.03%) SQL Server
5 49 (16.07%) Java
6 46 (15.08%) Windows
7 45 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (14.43%) Retail
9 43 (14.10%) Oracle EBS R12
9 43 (14.10%) Linux
10 38 (12.46%) Unix
11 37 (12.13%) Oracle EBS
11 37 (12.13%) Oracle ODI
12 36 (11.80%) Microsoft
12 36 (11.80%) Security Cleared
13 34 (11.15%) ETL
14 31 (10.16%) SC Cleared
15 30 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (9.51%) Oracle Database 11g
17 28 (9.18%) WebLogic
18 27 (8.85%) Dynamics AX
19 25 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (7.54%) Middleware
20 23 (7.54%) ERP
20 23 (7.54%) SAP
20 23 (7.54%) J2EE
21 22 (7.21%) WebSphere
21 22 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
21 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (9.18%) WebLogic
2 22 (7.21%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.92%) JBoss
4 13 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (2.95%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 8 (2.62%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.30%) Apache
9 6 (1.97%) CloudStack
9 6 (1.97%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.64%) IIS
11 3 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (0.98%) WildFly
12 2 (0.66%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPEL
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.33%) JCAPS
13 1 (0.33%) Node.js
13 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) MS Project
3 2 (0.66%) Mingle
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (14.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 37 (12.13%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (8.85%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (6.23%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (3.61%) Oracle ERP
5 11 (3.61%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (2.30%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (1.97%) HFM
8 5 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.31%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.98%) Primavera
10 3 (0.98%) SAP PS
10 3 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 2 (0.66%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.95%) PaaS
2 3 (0.98%) SaaS
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.28%) DNS
2 8 (2.62%) SMTP
2 8 (2.62%) SNMP
2 8 (2.62%) SSL
2 8 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.97%) LDAP
4 5 (1.64%) HTTP
4 5 (1.64%) Internet
5 4 (1.31%) LAN
5 4 (1.31%) WAN
6 3 (0.98%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.98%) SAN
7 2 (0.66%) Firewall
7 2 (0.66%) Intranet
7 2 (0.66%) VoIP
7 2 (0.66%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.33%) MPLS
8 1 (0.33%) SSH
8 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.25%) Oracle Database
2 55 (18.03%) SQL Server
3 37 (12.13%) Oracle ODI
4 29 (9.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (6.89%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (6.56%) DB2
7 17 (5.57%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (4.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (3.61%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (2.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (2.62%) MySQL
11 8 (2.62%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.30%) SAP BW
12 7 (2.30%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (1.64%) Star Schema
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.25%) Toad
3 15 (4.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (4.26%) Maven
4 13 (4.26%) Subversion
5 10 (3.28%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.62%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.97%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.64%) JIRA
9 5 (1.64%) LoadRunner
9 5 (1.64%) MSI
9 5 (1.64%) WiX
10 4 (1.31%) JUnit
11 3 (0.98%) Ant
11 3 (0.98%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.98%) Log4j
11 3 (0.98%) TestDirector
12 2 (0.66%) PeopleTools
General
1 77 (25.25%) Finance
2 44 (14.43%) Retail
3 13 (4.26%) Banking
4 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.98%) Games
6 3 (0.98%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.66%) Advertising
7 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (26.56%) Analyst
2 69 (22.62%) Developer
3 45 (14.75%) Consultant
4 31 (10.16%) Java Developer
5 25 (8.20%) Oracle Consultant
5 25 (8.20%) Test Analyst
6 20 (6.56%) Architect
7 19 (6.23%) Oracle Developer
8 14 (4.59%) Data Analyst
8 14 (4.59%) SQL Analyst
9 13 (4.26%) DBA
9 13 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
9 13 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 13 (4.26%) Tester
10 12 (3.93%) Applications Support
11 11 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (3.61%) Payroll Consultant
11 11 (3.61%) Technical Consultant
11 11 (3.61%) Technical Developer
12 10 (3.28%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.54%) J2EE
1 23 (7.54%) Middleware
2 21 (6.89%) XML
3 20 (6.56%) Web Services
4 17 (5.57%) .NET
4 17 (5.57%) Spring
5 13 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (3.61%) JMS
6 11 (3.61%) SOAP
7 10 (3.28%) Hibernate
7 10 (3.28%) XSLT
8 9 (2.95%) HTML
8 9 (2.95%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (2.62%) IBM Integration Bus
9 8 (2.62%) Java EE
9 8 (2.62%) Software Packaging
10 7 (2.30%) EJB
10 7 (2.30%) JDBC
10 7 (2.30%) REST
11 6 (1.97%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.61%) Mainframe
3 7 (2.30%) Data Extraction
4 6 (1.97%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.64%) Clustering
6 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Exalytics
8 2 (0.66%) Replication
8 2 (0.66%) VSAM
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.33%) Life Science
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
9 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.08%) Windows
2 43 (14.10%) Linux
3 38 (12.46%) Unix
4 17 (5.57%) AIX
5 12 (3.93%) Solaris
6 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.31%) HPUX
9 3 (0.98%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.69%) Migration
2 45 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (11.15%) ETL
4 30 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (7.54%) ERP
7 22 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (6.89%) Data Migration
8 21 (6.89%) Data Modelling
8 21 (6.89%) ITIL
9 19 (6.23%) Test Management
9 19 (6.23%) Test Scripting
10 17 (5.57%) Scrum
11 15 (4.92%) Software Testing
12 14 (4.59%) Analytics
12 14 (4.59%) Configuration Management
13 12 (3.93%) SOA
14 11 (3.61%) OO
14 11 (3.61%) PRINCE2
14 11 (3.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (40.00%) SQL
2 49 (16.07%) Java
3 21 (6.89%) PL/SQL
4 18 (5.90%) Shell Script
5 12 (3.93%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.93%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.97%) ABAP
8 6 (1.97%) Python
8 6 (1.97%) Ruby
9 5 (1.64%) XPath
10 4 (1.31%) C
10 4 (1.31%) VB
11 3 (0.98%) C#
11 3 (0.98%) PeopleCode
11 3 (0.98%) Perl
11 3 (0.98%) PHP
11 3 (0.98%) SQR
12 2 (0.66%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 36 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.16%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.61%) ISEB
3 11 (3.61%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.97%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.97%) Degree
5 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.98%) HND
6 3 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.66%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.66%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.66%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.33%) CISSP
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) MCP
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.25%) QA
System Software
1 14 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.97%) vSphere
3 6 (1.97%) Xen
3 6 (1.97%) XenServer
4 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (2.62%) Puppet
2 6 (1.97%) Cobbler
2 6 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.97%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.64%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.31%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.66%) DameWare
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 36 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.54%) SAP
3 19 (6.23%) IBM
4 16 (5.25%) Informatica
5 11 (3.61%) HP
6 9 (2.95%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.30%) Hyperion
7 7 (2.30%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.97%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (1.64%) VMware
10 4 (1.31%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.31%) Cisco
10 4 (1.31%) Citrix
11 3 (0.98%) hybris
11 3 (0.98%) NetApp
11 3 (0.98%) Siebel
12 2 (0.66%) CA
12 2 (0.66%) LexisNexis
12 2 (0.66%) Teradata
12 2 (0.66%) Veritas
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Long Term Contract
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago