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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 115 67 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.17% 6.01% 6.58%
As % of the Vendors category 22.29% 12.69% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 29 44
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £222 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 £35.50 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.00%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
516 528 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.15% 47.35% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 252 259
Average daily rate £325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £199
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 33 35 54
Average hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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 23 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 23 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 - 2
Wigan - 1 £275 - 5
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - - 3
Cheadle - - - -
Salford - - - - 3
Stockport - - - - 7
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 100 (39.06%) SQL
2 81 (31.64%) Finance
3 77 (30.08%) Oracle Database
4 71 (27.73%) SQL Server
5 50 (19.53%) PL/SQL
6 42 (16.41%) Migration
7 38 (14.84%) Web Services
8 37 (14.45%) Microsoft
9 34 (13.28%) Windows
10 32 (12.50%) UNIX
11 30 (11.72%) Mainframe
11 30 (11.72%) Oracle EBS R12
12 29 (11.33%) Retail
12 29 (11.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 26 (10.16%) .NET
14 25 (9.77%) Java
14 25 (9.77%) Oracle EBS
15 23 (8.98%) XML
15 23 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (8.59%) Oracle Applications
16 22 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (8.20%) Data Migration
18 19 (7.42%) WebLogic
18 19 (7.42%) C#
19 18 (7.03%) Linux
19 18 (7.03%) Oracle Financials
19 18 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
19 18 (7.03%) Oracle Database 10g
19 18 (7.03%) Middleware
19 18 (7.03%) Security Cleared

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 19 (7.42%) WebLogic
2 17 (6.64%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.91%) Apache
5 7 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.34%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.34%) WebLogic Integration
7 5 (1.95%) CMS
7 5 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.95%) Escenic
7 5 (1.95%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (1.56%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.78%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Lync
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle UPK
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.39%) CICS
Applications
1 17 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.56%) MS Project
3 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (11.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (9.77%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (8.59%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (7.03%) Oracle Financials
5 13 (5.08%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (3.91%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 10 (3.91%) Oracle 11i
7 9 (3.52%) Oracle Retail
8 8 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (3.13%) Oracle Assets
8 8 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (2.34%) Oracle Payroll
10 5 (1.95%) SAP PM
10 5 (1.95%) Oracle SCM
11 4 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
12 3 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (1.17%) ResourceLink
13 2 (0.78%) Agresso
14 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.47%) Firewall
2 7 (2.73%) FTP
3 5 (1.95%) LDAP
3 5 (1.95%) SAN
4 4 (1.56%) Internet
5 3 (1.17%) LAN
5 3 (1.17%) WAN
6 2 (0.78%) HTTP
6 2 (0.78%) CTI
6 2 (0.78%) NAS
7 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.39%) Intranet
7 1 (0.39%) Wireless
7 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (30.08%) Oracle Database
2 71 (27.73%) SQL Server
3 29 (11.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (7.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (6.64%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (5.47%) MS Access
7 14 (5.47%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (4.69%) MySQL
9 11 (4.30%) Oracle Discoverer
10 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (3.52%) RDBMS
11 9 (3.52%) DB2
12 6 (2.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (1.95%) Big Data
13 5 (1.95%) PowerCenter
13 5 (1.95%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.30%) Toad
2 9 (3.52%) Eclipse
3 6 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.95%) Subversion
4 5 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.56%) NetBeans
5 4 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.17%) Selenium
7 2 (0.78%) JIRA
7 2 (0.78%) ProC
7 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.39%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.39%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.39%) Maven
General
1 81 (31.64%) Finance
2 29 (11.33%) Retail
3 13 (5.08%) Banking
4 12 (4.69%) Front Office
4 12 (4.69%) Back Office
5 8 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.73%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.17%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 101 (39.45%) Developer
2 46 (17.97%) Analyst
3 30 (11.72%) Oracle Developer
4 27 (10.55%) Consultant
5 21 (8.20%) DBA
5 21 (8.20%) Oracle Consultant
6 19 (7.42%) Architect
7 15 (5.86%) Web Developer
7 15 (5.86%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.47%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.08%) Java Developer
9 13 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (5.08%) Portal Developer
10 12 (4.69%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (4.69%) Oracle Portal Developer
10 12 (4.69%) Oracle Analyst
11 11 (4.30%) SQL DBA
11 11 (4.30%) Oracle Architect
12 10 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (3.91%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.84%) Web Services
2 26 (10.16%) .NET
3 23 (8.98%) XML
4 18 (7.03%) Middleware
4 18 (7.03%) WebCenter
5 14 (5.47%) XSD
6 12 (4.69%) DOM
7 11 (4.30%) WCF
8 10 (3.91%) WPF
8 10 (3.91%) HTML
8 10 (3.91%) CSS
8 10 (3.91%) jQuery
9 9 (3.52%) Ajax
9 9 (3.52%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.52%) Spring
9 9 (3.52%) Oracle ADF
9 9 (3.52%) Silverlight
10 7 (2.73%) .NET Framework
10 7 (2.73%) LAMP
10 7 (2.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.72%) Mainframe
2 13 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.30%) Data Extraction
4 9 (3.52%) RIA
5 8 (3.13%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.73%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.95%) PKI
7 5 (1.95%) NHS
7 5 (1.95%) Replication
8 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.56%) PMI
8 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.78%) Economics
9 2 (0.78%) Firmware
9 2 (0.78%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.78%) Statistics
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.28%) Windows
2 32 (12.50%) UNIX
3 18 (7.03%) Linux
4 10 (3.91%) Solaris
5 7 (2.73%) SUSE
6 6 (2.34%) HPUX
7 5 (1.95%) Fedora
8 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.39%) zOS
9 1 (0.39%) Android
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.39%) CentOS
9 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.41%) Migration
2 23 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (8.20%) Data Migration
4 17 (6.64%) ETL
5 16 (6.25%) SOA
6 15 (5.86%) OO
7 14 (5.47%) Scrum
7 14 (5.47%) Test Scripting
8 13 (5.08%) OOD
9 12 (4.69%) PRINCE2
9 12 (4.69%) UML
10 11 (4.30%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (3.91%) Security Testing
11 10 (3.91%) Data Analysis
11 10 (3.91%) Project Management
11 10 (3.91%) Database Tuning
11 10 (3.91%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (3.52%) MVVM
12 9 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (39.06%) SQL
2 50 (19.53%) PL/SQL
3 25 (9.77%) Java
4 19 (7.42%) C#
5 11 (4.30%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.52%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.52%) VB
7 7 (2.73%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 6 (2.34%) VBA
9 5 (1.95%) Groovy
9 5 (1.95%) Scala
10 3 (1.17%) Perl
10 3 (1.17%) PHP
11 2 (0.78%) VB6
12 1 (0.39%) Python
12 1 (0.39%) C
12 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (7.03%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.91%) ISEB
4 9 (3.52%) Degree
5 8 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.95%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.17%) PMP
9 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.39%) HNC
10 1 (0.39%) HND
10 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.91%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) HL7
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.78%) RHEV
5 1 (0.39%) XenApp
5 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (4.30%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.78%) SCCM
5 1 (0.39%) SCOM
5 1 (0.39%) Legato
5 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.47%) IBM
3 11 (4.30%) HP
3 11 (4.30%) JBoss
3 11 (4.30%) VMware
4 10 (3.91%) SAP
5 9 (3.52%) Sage
6 8 (3.13%) Citrix
7 6 (2.34%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.34%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.95%) McAfee
8 5 (1.95%) Northgate
8 5 (1.95%) Cisco
8 5 (1.95%) Avaya
8 5 (1.95%) Informatica
8 5 (1.95%) NetApp
9 4 (1.56%) Nortel
9 4 (1.56%) Sybase
9 4 (1.56%) Symantec
9 4 (1.56%) CheckPoint
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