The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 9 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 358 435 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.40% 10.28% 10.03%
As % of the Vendors category 22.80% 23.72% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 232 190
Median daily rate £384 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 4
Median hourly rate £42.25 £41.25 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% -38.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.33%
Oracle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1570 1834 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.63% 43.35% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1039 745
Median daily rate £388 £380 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 97 99
Median hourly rate £20.73 £17.90 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.79% -0.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the North West region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the North West region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 169 £375 -10.97% 35
Cheshire +8 64 £381 -10.29% 8
Merseyside +7 58 £400 -4.47% 9
Lancashire +2 44 £396 -19.54% 3
Cumbria +3 5 £375 -28.57%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 256 (34.59%) SQL
2 229 (30.95%) Java
3 188 (25.41%) Finance
3 188 (25.41%) Oracle Database
4 183 (24.73%) Linux
5 151 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (19.05%) Migration
6 141 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 141 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 121 (16.35%) XML
8 116 (15.68%) Unix
9 114 (15.41%) SC Cleared
10 104 (14.05%) Windows
11 92 (12.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 91 (12.30%) Data Migration
12 91 (12.30%) Web Services
12 91 (12.30%) SOAP
13 88 (11.89%) SOA
14 87 (11.76%) SQL Server
15 86 (11.62%) IBM
16 84 (11.35%) Oracle EBS
17 80 (10.81%) Oracle EBS R12
18 77 (10.41%) Banking
19 75 (10.14%) Spring
20 73 (9.86%) Middleware
21 72 (9.73%) Oracle Reports
22 69 (9.32%) J2EE
23 68 (9.19%) Relational Database
24 67 (9.05%) JavaScript
25 63 (8.51%) WebSphere

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 63 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 57 (7.70%) JBoss
3 52 (7.03%) Apache
4 47 (6.35%) Tomcat
5 41 (5.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 34 (4.59%) WebLogic
7 30 (4.05%) Oracle Service Bus
8 28 (3.78%) Tuxedo
9 14 (1.89%) IIS
10 13 (1.76%) SAS
11 10 (1.35%) Oracle UPK
12 9 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (1.08%) ColdFusion
13 8 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (1.08%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.95%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
16 5 (0.68%) Liferay
Applications
1 35 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.89%) MS Office
3 12 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.49%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) Mingle
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 84 (11.35%) Oracle EBS
2 80 (10.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (3.92%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle Payroll
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (0.95%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle iSupplier
10 4 (0.54%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 4 (0.54%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 4 (0.54%) SAP MDM
11 3 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.89%) IaaS
3 8 (1.08%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.54%) Veeva
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.41%) GitHub
7 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.41%) Route 53
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.27%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.57%) HTTP
2 29 (3.92%) DHCP
2 29 (3.92%) Firewall
3 18 (2.43%) SAN
3 18 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.03%) DNS
5 14 (1.89%) FTP
5 14 (1.89%) Internet
6 9 (1.22%) iSCSI
6 9 (1.22%) LDAP
7 8 (1.08%) VLAN
8 7 (0.95%) WAN
9 6 (0.81%) LAN
9 6 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.68%) NAS
10 5 (0.68%) SMTP
11 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.41%) PBX
11 3 (0.41%) SSL
11 3 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (25.41%) Oracle Database
2 92 (12.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 87 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 72 (9.73%) Oracle Reports
5 68 (9.19%) Relational Database
6 52 (7.03%) MySQL
7 46 (6.22%) DB2
8 38 (5.14%) RDBMS
9 36 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (4.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 30 (4.05%) Oracle ODI
12 28 (3.78%) Oracle Database 12c
13 26 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (2.57%) Hadoop
15 17 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (1.62%) NoSQL
18 11 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
18 11 (1.49%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 53 (7.16%) JIRA
2 34 (4.59%) Oracle Forms
3 29 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 28 (3.78%) JUnit
5 26 (3.51%) Subversion
6 20 (2.70%) Maven
7 16 (2.16%) Selenium
8 14 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (1.76%) Git (software)
10 9 (1.22%) ClearCase
10 9 (1.22%) ERwin
11 7 (0.95%) SonarQube
12 6 (0.81%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.81%) Mockito
12 6 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (0.81%) Toad
12 6 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.68%) Ant
13 5 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.68%) HP UFT
General
1 188 (25.41%) Finance
2 77 (10.41%) Banking
3 37 (5.00%) Retail
4 13 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.49%) Marketing
6 10 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.68%) International Banking
7 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.54%) Advertising
8 4 (0.54%) Local Government
9 3 (0.41%) Electronics
9 3 (0.41%) Law
10 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 269 (36.35%) Developer
2 97 (13.11%) Oracle Developer
3 90 (12.16%) Analyst
3 90 (12.16%) Java Developer
4 80 (10.81%) Architect
5 73 (9.86%) Consultant
6 37 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 36 (4.86%) DBA
8 33 (4.46%) Administrator
8 33 (4.46%) PL/SQL Developer
8 33 (4.46%) SQL Developer
9 27 (3.65%) Data Analyst
9 27 (3.65%) Oracle DBA
10 26 (3.51%) Project Manager
11 23 (3.11%) Senior Developer
12 21 (2.84%) Test Analyst
13 19 (2.57%) Data Migration Lead
13 19 (2.57%) Oracle Architect
13 19 (2.57%) Technical Architect
14 17 (2.30%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (16.35%) XML
2 91 (12.30%) SOAP
2 91 (12.30%) Web Services
3 75 (10.14%) Spring
4 73 (9.86%) Middleware
5 69 (9.32%) J2EE
6 62 (8.38%) REST
7 58 (7.84%) HTML
8 55 (7.43%) JDBC
9 42 (5.68%) JSON
10 38 (5.14%) Apache Camel
11 36 (4.86%) CSS
12 35 (4.73%) .NET
13 31 (4.19%) XSLT
14 27 (3.65%) ActiveMQ
14 27 (3.65%) HTML5
15 24 (3.24%) Hibernate
15 24 (3.24%) Oracle Fusion
16 21 (2.84%) JAXB
16 21 (2.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.68%) Clustering
2 40 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.14%) Mainframe
4 30 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 25 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.62%) IVR
7 9 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.22%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.08%) e-Learning
9 7 (0.95%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.81%) Smart Meter
10 6 (0.81%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.68%) iPad
11 5 (0.68%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.68%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.68%) User Experience
12 4 (0.54%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.54%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 183 (24.73%) Linux
2 116 (15.68%) Unix
3 104 (14.05%) Windows
4 59 (7.97%) Solaris
5 53 (7.16%) AIX
6 44 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (5.00%) HPUX
8 25 (3.38%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.54%) SUSE
12 4 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.27%) Android
13 2 (0.27%) CentOS
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (19.05%) Migration
3 91 (12.30%) Data Migration
4 88 (11.89%) SOA
5 53 (7.16%) ETL
6 42 (5.68%) High Availability
6 42 (5.68%) Open Source
7 41 (5.54%) Data Modelling
7 41 (5.54%) Project Management
8 40 (5.41%) TDD
9 37 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (4.86%) Change Management
11 35 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (4.59%) Scrum
13 33 (4.46%) Analytics
13 33 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 32 (4.32%) Waterfall
15 31 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (4.19%) E-business
16 30 (4.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 256 (34.59%) SQL
2 229 (30.95%) Java
3 141 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 67 (9.05%) JavaScript
5 48 (6.49%) Shell Script
6 44 (5.95%) C
7 39 (5.27%) Bash Shell
8 35 (4.73%) COBOL
9 23 (3.11%) T-SQL
10 22 (2.97%) Python
11 21 (2.84%) C#
11 21 (2.84%) C++
12 9 (1.22%) Ruby
13 8 (1.08%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.08%) Scala
14 7 (0.95%) Perl
15 6 (0.81%) CFML
16 5 (0.68%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.54%) PeopleCode
17 4 (0.54%) SQR
Qualifications
1 141 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 114 (15.41%) SC Cleared
3 21 (2.84%) Degree
4 12 (1.62%) ISEB
5 11 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.68%) MCSE
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.54%) PMP
9 3 (0.41%) ACCA
9 3 (0.41%) CIMA
9 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.41%) OCP
10 2 (0.27%) CISSP
10 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.27%) MCP
10 2 (0.27%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.27%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.19%) QA
2 10 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.68%) Docker
7 5 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.41%) Firmware
9 2 (0.27%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.27%) Squid
9 2 (0.27%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.14%) iptables
10 1 (0.14%) NFS
10 1 (0.14%) RACF
10 1 (0.14%) Samba
10 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (3.24%) Puppet
2 17 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (2.03%) Data Guard
4 12 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Management
6 10 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 10 (1.35%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.68%) Ansible
7 5 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.54%) Nessus
8 4 (0.54%) WSUS
9 3 (0.41%) CA Wily
9 3 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.41%) Oozie
9 3 (0.41%) Rundeck
9 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.27%) nmon
10 2 (0.27%) yum
Vendors
1 86 (11.62%) IBM
2 57 (7.70%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.70%) VMware
3 31 (4.19%) Citrix
3 31 (4.19%) SAP
4 29 (3.92%) HP
5 27 (3.65%) EMC
6 25 (3.38%) Red Hat
7 22 (2.97%) Micro Focus
8 18 (2.43%) Hyperion
9 15 (2.03%) PeopleSoft
10 14 (1.89%) Siebel
10 14 (1.89%) Talend
11 12 (1.62%) Informatica
12 11 (1.49%) hybris
12 11 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.49%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.08%) ATG
13 8 (1.08%) Sybase
13 8 (1.08%) Teradata
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