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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 11 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 145 115 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.36% 10.24% 7.20%
As % of the Vendors category 24.01% 21.74% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 68 43
Average daily rate
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£425 £343 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.81% -5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £235 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.59% -8.23%
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
604 529 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.14% 47.11% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 272 235
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £491 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 41
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.58 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.90% -28.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.59 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.10 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 - 6 £363 -
Sale 0 1 - -
Salford - 1 £348 -
Oldham - 1 £450 - 1
Altrincham - - - - 4
Bolton - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 4
Wigan - - - - 5
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 98 (38.89%) SQL
2 86 (34.13%) Finance
3 73 (28.97%) Oracle Database
4 54 (21.43%) Retail
5 45 (17.86%) Linux
6 42 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 40 (15.87%) Web Services
8 39 (15.48%) Java
9 35 (13.89%) PL/SQL
9 35 (13.89%) Red Hat
9 35 (13.89%) Oracle Retail
10 34 (13.49%) Windows
11 33 (13.10%) XML
12 31 (12.30%) Microsoft
13 30 (11.90%) OO
14 29 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (11.11%) Migration
16 25 (9.92%) Subversion
17 24 (9.52%) SAP
18 23 (9.13%) JavaScript
18 23 (9.13%) Oracle EBS
19 22 (8.73%) jQuery
20 21 (8.33%) PHP
20 21 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
21 20 (7.94%) SOA
21 20 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
21 20 (7.94%) LAMP
21 20 (7.94%) Project Management
22 19 (7.54%) XSLT
22 19 (7.54%) Oracle Fusion

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (4.76%) NetWeaver
2 7 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.38%) JBoss
4 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.98%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.59%) Confluence
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.19%) SAS
6 3 (1.19%) CMS
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.79%) IIS
7 2 (0.79%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (13.89%) Oracle Retail
2 23 (9.13%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (6.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (5.16%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (4.37%) SAP SRM
7 6 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (1.98%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (1.98%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 5 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payroll
11 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.57%) Internet
1 9 (3.57%) Firewall
2 8 (3.17%) HTTP
3 6 (2.38%) NAS
3 6 (2.38%) SAN
4 5 (1.98%) WAN
4 5 (1.98%) AMQP
5 4 (1.59%) VPLS
5 4 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (1.59%) Wireless
5 4 (1.59%) EIGRP
5 4 (1.59%) BGP
5 4 (1.59%) MPLS
5 4 (1.59%) OSPF
5 4 (1.59%) DMZ
5 4 (1.59%) LAN
5 4 (1.59%) SSL
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
6 2 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.97%) Oracle Database
2 42 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (6.35%) SAP BW
6 15 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.37%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (4.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 10 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
10 7 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (2.38%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.38%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (1.98%) Cognos Report Studio
12 5 (1.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 25 (9.92%) Subversion
2 19 (7.54%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 13 (5.16%) JIRA
5 10 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (2.38%) Selenium
7 6 (2.38%) Maven
7 6 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (2.38%) Toad
8 5 (1.98%) Ant
8 5 (1.98%) NetBeans
8 5 (1.98%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.59%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.59%) Gradle
9 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.59%) JUnit
9 4 (1.59%) Zephyr
9 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 86 (34.13%) Finance
2 54 (21.43%) Retail
3 11 (4.37%) Banking
4 8 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.59%) Back Office
6 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.19%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.79%) German Language
7 2 (0.79%) Local Government
7 2 (0.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (33.73%) Developer
2 36 (14.29%) Analyst
3 23 (9.13%) Oracle Developer
4 22 (8.73%) Architect
5 21 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 21 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 21 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 19 (7.54%) Consultant
7 16 (6.35%) Oracle Consultant
7 16 (6.35%) DBA
8 14 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
9 11 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.37%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.97%) Data Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) VB Developer
11 9 (3.57%) VB6 Developer
12 8 (3.17%) Oracle Analyst
13 7 (2.78%) Administrator
14 6 (2.38%) SAP BW Specialist
14 6 (2.38%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.87%) Web Services
2 33 (13.10%) XML
3 22 (8.73%) jQuery
4 20 (7.94%) LAMP
5 19 (7.54%) XSLT
5 19 (7.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 18 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (7.14%) XSD
6 18 (7.14%) Middleware
7 17 (6.75%) JMS
8 14 (5.56%) Spring
9 12 (4.76%) J2EE
10 9 (3.57%) SOAP
10 9 (3.57%) Java EE
11 8 (3.17%) HTML
12 7 (2.78%) EJB
13 6 (2.38%) RESTful
13 6 (2.38%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.38%) CSS
13 6 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.75%) Open Source
2 16 (6.35%) Derivative
3 11 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.98%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.59%) Life Science
5 4 (1.59%) Clustering
6 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.79%) Social Media
7 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) AS400
7 2 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.40%) iPad
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.86%) Linux
2 34 (13.49%) Windows
3 16 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (6.35%) UNIX
4 10 (3.97%) Solaris
5 8 (3.17%) AIX
6 6 (2.38%) VMS
7 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.19%) SUSE
9 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.79%) Android
10 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.79%) HPUX
10 2 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (11.90%) OO
2 29 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (11.11%) Migration
4 20 (7.94%) SOA
4 20 (7.94%) Project Management
5 18 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 14 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 14 (5.56%) CRM
7 14 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 13 (5.16%) ERP
8 13 (5.16%) Scrum
8 13 (5.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (5.16%) Data Migration
9 12 (4.76%) Regression Testing
10 11 (4.37%) E-Commerce
11 10 (3.97%) TDD
11 10 (3.97%) Test Strategy
11 10 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 98 (38.89%) SQL
2 39 (15.48%) Java
3 35 (13.89%) PL/SQL
4 23 (9.13%) JavaScript
5 21 (8.33%) PHP
6 13 (5.16%) VB
7 12 (4.76%) VBA
8 11 (4.37%) VB6
9 8 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.78%) VBScript
11 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.19%) C#
13 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.40%) ABAP
13 1 (0.40%) SQR
13 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) DV Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) Degree
4 3 (1.19%) PMP
4 3 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.79%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) HNC
5 2 (0.79%) HND
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.97%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.38%) Puppet
2 4 (1.59%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.19%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.19%) SCCM
4 2 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.79%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.79%) OpenView
4 2 (0.79%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.40%) Nagios
5 1 (0.40%) Oozie
Vendors
1 35 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 31 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.52%) SAP
4 16 (6.35%) IBM
5 15 (5.95%) VMware
6 12 (4.76%) Business Objects
7 11 (4.37%) HP
8 7 (2.78%) Cisco
8 7 (2.78%) Informatica
9 6 (2.38%) Citrix
9 6 (2.38%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.38%) Cognos
10 5 (1.98%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.98%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.59%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.59%) Nortel
12 3 (1.19%) Sybase
12 3 (1.19%) Sun
13 2 (0.79%) Axway
13 2 (0.79%) Northgate
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