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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 11 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 121 114 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.98% 9.20% 8.28%
As % of the Vendors category 17.95% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 29
Average daily rate
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£480 £394 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £491 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.99% -3.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
674 544 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.46% 43.91% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 268 162
Average daily rate £338 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £172 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 30
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -10 1 £400 - 1
Sale - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £430 - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 102 (36.04%) SQL
2 81 (28.62%) Oracle Database
3 80 (28.27%) Finance
4 67 (23.67%) Oracle EBS
5 59 (20.85%) SQL Server
6 55 (19.43%) Windows
7 50 (17.67%) Java
8 46 (16.25%) PL/SQL
8 46 (16.25%) Linux
8 46 (16.25%) Microsoft
9 42 (14.84%) Migration
10 40 (14.13%) Security Cleared
11 39 (13.78%) Oracle EBS R12
11 39 (13.78%) Retail
12 37 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (9.54%) VMware
13 27 (9.54%) SOA
14 25 (8.83%) Oracle Forms
14 25 (8.83%) SAP
15 24 (8.48%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (8.48%) Red Hat
15 24 (8.48%) Middleware
16 23 (8.13%) Web Services
16 23 (8.13%) J2EE
17 22 (7.77%) UNIX
17 22 (7.77%) SC Cleared
17 22 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
18 21 (7.42%) Test Scripting
18 21 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (7.42%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (4.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 12 (4.24%) JBoss
2 12 (4.24%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.89%) IIS
3 11 (3.89%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.89%) NetWeaver
4 10 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.47%) Confluence
6 6 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (2.12%) Apache
7 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.77%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.77%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.06%) Documentum
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (1.06%) JCAPS
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 2 (0.71%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.83%) MS Office
3 4 (1.41%) MS Project
4 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 67 (23.67%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (13.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (6.01%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (5.30%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (5.30%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (3.89%) SAP SRM
6 10 (3.53%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (3.53%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (2.83%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (2.83%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 6 (2.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (2.12%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (1.41%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (1.41%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
10 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.77%) PaaS
2 4 (1.41%) Office 365
2 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.71%) SoftLayer
3 2 (0.71%) IaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.36%) Internet
2 12 (4.24%) WAN
3 10 (3.53%) Firewall
4 8 (2.83%) AMQP
5 7 (2.47%) SAN
5 7 (2.47%) DMZ
5 7 (2.47%) Wireless
5 7 (2.47%) MPLS
5 7 (2.47%) OSPF
5 7 (2.47%) BGP
5 7 (2.47%) EIGRP
5 7 (2.47%) VPLS
5 7 (2.47%) iSCSI
5 7 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.47%) NAS
5 7 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.77%) HTTP
7 4 (1.41%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (28.62%) Oracle Database
2 59 (20.85%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.48%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (7.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (6.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (5.30%) Hadoop
6 15 (5.30%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.59%) Oracle Discoverer
7 13 (4.59%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.89%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (3.89%) SAP BW
8 11 (3.89%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 11 (3.89%) Big Data
9 9 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.18%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (2.83%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (8.83%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (6.36%) JIRA
3 16 (5.65%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.89%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (3.53%) Subversion
6 8 (2.83%) Toad
6 8 (2.83%) Ant
7 7 (2.47%) JUnit
7 7 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.47%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.47%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.47%) Gradle
7 7 (2.47%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.77%) Maven
10 4 (1.41%) Lombardi
10 4 (1.41%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.06%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.06%) JMeter
General
1 80 (28.27%) Finance
2 39 (13.78%) Retail
3 19 (6.71%) Banking
4 15 (5.30%) Local Government
5 6 (2.12%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.06%) Advertising
7 3 (1.06%) Back Office
7 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (25.09%) Developer
2 56 (19.79%) Analyst
3 44 (15.55%) Architect
4 26 (9.19%) Oracle Developer
5 21 (7.42%) Consultant
5 21 (7.42%) Java Developer
6 19 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (6.36%) Oracle Consultant
7 18 (6.36%) DBA
8 17 (6.01%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.30%) Oracle DBA
9 15 (5.30%) Data Analyst
10 12 (4.24%) Functional Consultant
10 12 (4.24%) Technical Architect
11 11 (3.89%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.89%) Oracle Analyst
12 10 (3.53%) Tester
12 10 (3.53%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.18%) Support Analyst
14 8 (2.83%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.48%) Middleware
2 23 (8.13%) Web Services
2 23 (8.13%) J2EE
3 21 (7.42%) XML
4 16 (5.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 16 (5.65%) .NET
5 14 (4.95%) JMS
6 10 (3.53%) EJB
7 9 (3.18%) Spring
8 8 (2.83%) Java EE
9 7 (2.47%) JSON
9 7 (2.47%) Apache Camel
10 6 (2.12%) XML Messaging
10 6 (2.12%) J2SE
10 6 (2.12%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.77%) Servlets
11 5 (1.77%) Grails
11 5 (1.77%) jQuery
12 4 (1.41%) RESTful
12 4 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (4.24%) Open Source
1 12 (4.24%) Clustering
2 8 (2.83%) Replication
3 7 (2.47%) Celerra
4 6 (2.12%) Life Science
5 5 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.77%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.06%) PKI
6 3 (1.06%) Derivative
7 2 (0.71%) User Experience
7 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.71%) AS400
7 2 (0.71%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.35%) DTV
8 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.43%) Windows
2 46 (16.25%) Linux
3 22 (7.77%) UNIX
4 21 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.65%) Solaris
6 9 (3.18%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.47%) AIX
8 6 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.12%) VMS
8 6 (2.12%) HPUX
9 5 (1.77%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.71%) SUSE
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.84%) Migration
2 37 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (9.54%) SOA
4 22 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (7.42%) Test Scripting
6 19 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (6.71%) Scrum
6 19 (6.71%) Data Migration
7 18 (6.36%) OO
8 17 (6.01%) ERP
9 16 (5.65%) CRM
10 14 (4.95%) Workflow
10 14 (4.95%) Configuration Management
10 14 (4.95%) E-business
11 13 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.24%) TDD
12 12 (4.24%) TOGAF
13 10 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (3.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 102 (36.04%) SQL
2 50 (17.67%) Java
3 46 (16.25%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.30%) VBA
5 11 (3.89%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.18%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.83%) C#
8 7 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.12%) PHP
10 5 (1.77%) VB
11 3 (1.06%) Perl
11 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.06%) VBScript
11 3 (1.06%) Python
11 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.71%) R
12 2 (0.71%) Groovy
12 2 (0.71%) Ruby
12 2 (0.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.95%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.47%) ISEB
5 5 (1.77%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.06%) PMP
7 3 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.35%) Degree
9 1 (0.35%) MCPD
9 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.53%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) FINREP
System Software
1 18 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.89%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.47%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.47%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.47%) XenApp
5 7 (2.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.41%) Xen
8 2 (0.71%) Docker
8 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (4.24%) Puppet
3 10 (3.53%) SCCM
4 9 (3.18%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.41%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.06%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.71%) StatsD
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 46 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.54%) VMware
3 25 (8.83%) SAP
4 24 (8.48%) Red Hat
5 20 (7.07%) Citrix
6 19 (6.71%) HP
7 15 (5.30%) Business Objects
8 12 (4.24%) IBM
8 12 (4.24%) EMC
9 9 (3.18%) TIBCO
10 8 (2.83%) Atlassian
10 8 (2.83%) Informatica
11 7 (2.47%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.47%) Nortel
11 7 (2.47%) Cisco
11 7 (2.47%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.12%) Sybase
13 5 (1.77%) Apple
13 5 (1.77%) Lotus
14 4 (1.41%) Pega
Manchester
People Source
Rate: £380 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 20 days ago