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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 130 70 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.80% 5.76% 5.46%
As % of the Vendors category 22.61% 12.52% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 29 41
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £262 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
575 559 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.33% 46.01% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 255 253
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 63
Average hourly rate £17.75 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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
Altrincham -1 1 £300 - 4
Stockport -5 1 £350 -6.66% 5
Wigan - 1 £275 - 4
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Salford - - - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 84 (34.43%) SQL
2 80 (32.79%) Finance
3 76 (31.15%) Oracle Database
4 64 (26.23%) SQL Server
5 45 (18.44%) Web Services
6 42 (17.21%) Migration
7 35 (14.34%) PL/SQL
7 35 (14.34%) Java
8 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
8 33 (13.52%) Retail
9 29 (11.89%) Mainframe
10 27 (11.07%) Middleware
10 27 (11.07%) XML
11 26 (10.66%) .NET
12 23 (9.43%) Linux
12 23 (9.43%) Data Migration
13 22 (9.02%) Windows
13 22 (9.02%) WebLogic
13 22 (9.02%) SOA
14 21 (8.61%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (8.20%) jQuery
15 20 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (8.20%) IBM
15 20 (8.20%) UNIX
15 20 (8.20%) OO
16 19 (7.79%) JavaScript
17 18 (7.38%) C#
17 18 (7.38%) MS Excel
17 18 (7.38%) WebCenter
17 18 (7.38%) Spring

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (9.02%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.15%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.92%) Apache
5 8 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.87%) CMS
7 6 (2.46%) MQSeries
7 6 (2.46%) WebLogic Integration
8 5 (2.05%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (2.05%) Escenic
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.41%) Lync
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle UPK
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.41%) CICS
Applications
1 18 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.05%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.05%) MS Project
3 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (6.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (5.74%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (5.74%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (4.92%) Oracle Retail
4 10 (4.10%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (4.10%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (2.87%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (2.87%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (2.87%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (2.05%) SAP PM
6 5 (2.05%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.23%) ResourceLink
7 3 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (1.23%) Agresso
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.69%) Firewall
2 6 (2.46%) FTP
3 5 (2.05%) LDAP
4 4 (1.64%) SAN
5 2 (0.82%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.41%) NAS
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
6 1 (0.41%) Internet
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.41%) VPN
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (31.15%) Oracle Database
2 64 (26.23%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (6.15%) MS Access
7 14 (5.74%) MySQL
8 13 (5.33%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (3.69%) DB2
12 8 (3.28%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (2.46%) PowerCenter
13 6 (2.46%) Oracle Discoverer
14 5 (2.05%) Big Data
14 5 (2.05%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (5.33%) Subversion
1 13 (5.33%) Eclipse
2 10 (4.10%) Toad
3 8 (3.28%) NetBeans
3 8 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.23%) JIRA
6 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.82%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.82%) Selenium
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.41%) MSTest
7 1 (0.41%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.41%) Introscope
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 80 (32.79%) Finance
2 33 (13.52%) Retail
3 14 (5.74%) Banking
4 13 (5.33%) Back Office
5 12 (4.92%) Front Office
6 9 (3.69%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.87%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.23%) Marketing
9 2 (0.82%) Publishing
9 2 (0.82%) Billing
9 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (44.67%) Developer
2 34 (13.93%) Analyst
3 27 (11.07%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (9.84%) Architect
5 23 (9.43%) Consultant
6 19 (7.79%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.56%) Oracle Consultant
7 16 (6.56%) DBA
8 13 (5.33%) Portal Developer
8 13 (5.33%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.33%) Project Manager
9 12 (4.92%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.92%) Oracle Portal Developer
10 11 (4.51%) SQL DBA
11 10 (4.10%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.69%) VB6 Developer
12 9 (3.69%) Oracle Architect
12 9 (3.69%) VB Developer
13 8 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.28%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (18.44%) Web Services
2 27 (11.07%) Middleware
2 27 (11.07%) XML
3 26 (10.66%) .NET
4 20 (8.20%) jQuery
5 18 (7.38%) WebCenter
5 18 (7.38%) Spring
6 17 (6.97%) XSD
7 15 (6.15%) HTML
8 14 (5.74%) CSS
8 14 (5.74%) LAMP
9 13 (5.33%) XSLT
10 12 (4.92%) DOM
10 12 (4.92%) RESTful
11 11 (4.51%) JMS
12 10 (4.10%) Hibernate
12 10 (4.10%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (4.10%) Ajax
13 9 (3.69%) JPA
13 9 (3.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.89%) Mainframe
2 11 (4.51%) Data Extraction
2 11 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.28%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.46%) Derivative
4 6 (2.46%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (2.46%) RIA
5 5 (2.05%) PKI
5 5 (2.05%) Replication
5 5 (2.05%) NHS
6 4 (1.64%) PMI
6 4 (1.64%) Firmware
6 4 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.64%) Open Source
7 2 (0.82%) Social Media
7 2 (0.82%) Economics
7 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.82%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.43%) Linux
2 22 (9.02%) Windows
3 20 (8.20%) UNIX
4 9 (3.69%) Solaris
5 8 (3.28%) SUSE
6 6 (2.46%) HPUX
7 5 (2.05%) Fedora
8 4 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.82%) AIX
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.82%) Android
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.21%) Migration
2 23 (9.43%) Data Migration
3 22 (9.02%) SOA
4 20 (8.20%) OO
5 14 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (5.74%) ETL
6 12 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
7 11 (4.51%) Software Engineering
7 11 (4.51%) Scrum
8 10 (4.10%) OOD
8 10 (4.10%) Performance Analysis
8 10 (4.10%) Database Tuning
8 10 (4.10%) Security Testing
8 10 (4.10%) Data Analysis
9 9 (3.69%) Data Mapping
9 9 (3.69%) Change Management
9 9 (3.69%) UML
10 8 (3.28%) OOP
10 8 (3.28%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 84 (34.43%) SQL
2 35 (14.34%) PL/SQL
2 35 (14.34%) Java
3 19 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.38%) C#
5 16 (6.56%) VB
6 10 (4.10%) PHP
7 9 (3.69%) VB6
7 9 (3.69%) VBA
8 6 (2.46%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.46%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (2.05%) Groovy
9 5 (2.05%) Scala
9 5 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.64%) Perl
11 2 (0.82%) Python
11 2 (0.82%) VBScript
11 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
12 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.87%) ISEB
4 6 (2.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (2.46%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (2.46%) Degree
4 6 (2.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.05%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.23%) PMP
7 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.87%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) HL7
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) RHEV
2 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.41%) XenApp
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.46%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.23%) SCCM
4 2 (0.82%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.41%) SCOM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.41%) SCSM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.41%) Puppet
5 1 (0.41%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.41%) Legato
5 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.20%) IBM
3 14 (5.74%) JBoss
4 12 (4.92%) HP
5 11 (4.51%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.10%) Sage
6 10 (4.10%) SAP
7 7 (2.87%) Informatica
8 6 (2.46%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.46%) NetApp
8 6 (2.46%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.05%) Northgate
9 5 (2.05%) EMC
9 5 (2.05%) Sybase
10 4 (1.64%) VMware
11 3 (1.23%) FatWire
11 3 (1.23%) Citrix
12 2 (0.82%) Cisco
12 2 (0.82%) Sun
12 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
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