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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 6 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 421 350 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.17% 9.62% 8.59%
As % of the Vendors category 24.78% 21.07% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 159 140
Median daily rate £425 £440 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 5
Median hourly rate £42.25 £48.75 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +30.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £42.50 £28.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £57.75 £88.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -16.66%
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
1699 1661 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.07% 45.64% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 841 643
Median daily rate £400 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 107 89
Median hourly rate £19.20 £18.82 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% +4.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.65 £42.50 £35.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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
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 28 June 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 -8 132 £416 -5.39% 41
Cheshire +10 130 £405 -17.97% 8
Merseyside +7 82 £400 -12.56% 12
Lancashire +5 59 £450 +12.50% 5
Cumbria -9 1 £663 +47.22% 3
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 292 (37.58%) SQL
2 275 (35.39%) Java
3 210 (27.03%) Linux
4 197 (25.35%) Finance
5 196 (25.23%) Oracle Database
6 192 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
7 154 (19.82%) XML
7 154 (19.82%) PL/SQL
8 144 (18.53%) Security Cleared
9 140 (18.02%) Migration
10 111 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 109 (14.03%) Unix
12 106 (13.64%) Web Services
12 106 (13.64%) IBM
13 105 (13.51%) JavaScript
14 99 (12.74%) Windows
15 94 (12.10%) SOA
16 91 (11.71%) Middleware
17 90 (11.58%) Oracle EBS
18 88 (11.33%) Oracle EBS R12
19 81 (10.42%) SQL Server
20 80 (10.30%) Banking
21 79 (10.17%) SOAP
22 76 (9.78%) J2EE
23 73 (9.40%) Data Migration
24 72 (9.27%) JBoss
25 71 (9.14%) Oracle Reports
25 71 (9.14%) Spring
26 69 (8.88%) WebSphere
27 68 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g

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 72 (9.27%) JBoss
2 69 (8.88%) WebSphere
3 63 (8.11%) Apache
4 51 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 48 (6.18%) WebLogic
6 46 (5.92%) Tuxedo
7 41 (5.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 31 (3.99%) Oracle Service Bus
9 14 (1.80%) IIS
9 14 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 14 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
10 13 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
11 10 (1.29%) Oracle UPK
12 9 (1.16%) CICS
12 9 (1.16%) SAS
13 8 (1.03%) ATG Dynamo
13 8 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
15 6 (0.77%) iPlanet
15 6 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.67%) MS Office
3 10 (1.29%) MS Project
4 6 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) Mingle
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 90 (11.58%) Oracle EBS
2 88 (11.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (4.25%) Oracle Payables
4 16 (2.06%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
7 9 (1.16%) Oracle Payroll
8 8 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
9 7 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (0.90%) SAP MDM
10 6 (0.77%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (0.64%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 4 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
12 4 (0.51%) Oracle iSupplier
12 4 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
13 3 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.83%) IaaS
3 10 (1.29%) Amazon Kinesis
3 10 (1.29%) Amazon S3
4 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (0.90%) Veeva
6 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.51%) SoftLayer
8 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.39%) GitHub
8 3 (0.39%) Route 53
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (7.08%) HTTP
2 24 (3.09%) Internet
3 22 (2.83%) DHCP
4 15 (1.93%) Firewall
4 15 (1.93%) SAN
5 12 (1.54%) DNS
5 12 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.29%) LDAP
7 8 (1.03%) SSL
8 6 (0.77%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.77%) SNMP
9 5 (0.64%) FTP
10 4 (0.51%) SMTP
11 3 (0.39%) NAS
11 3 (0.39%) Network Security
11 3 (0.39%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.39%) Skype
11 3 (0.39%) WAN
12 2 (0.26%) AMQP
12 2 (0.26%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (25.23%) Oracle Database
2 81 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 71 (9.14%) Oracle Reports
4 68 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 64 (8.24%) Relational Database
6 56 (7.21%) DB2
7 53 (6.82%) MySQL
8 45 (5.79%) RDBMS
9 42 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (4.63%) Oracle ODI
11 33 (4.25%) Oracle Database 10g
12 29 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (2.70%) Hadoop
13 21 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
13 21 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (1.54%) DataStage
15 12 (1.54%) MongoDB
16 11 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 47 (6.05%) JIRA
2 33 (4.25%) Oracle Forms
3 30 (3.86%) Subversion
4 29 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 24 (3.09%) JUnit
5 24 (3.09%) Maven
6 20 (2.57%) ERwin
6 20 (2.57%) Selenium
7 19 (2.45%) ClearCase
8 14 (1.80%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.54%) Ant
9 12 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
9 12 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.42%) Git (software)
11 10 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (1.03%) Introscope
13 7 (0.90%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.90%) PeopleTools
13 7 (0.90%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 197 (25.35%) Finance
2 80 (10.30%) Banking
3 34 (4.38%) Retail
4 15 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.64%) International Banking
8 4 (0.51%) Advertising
8 4 (0.51%) Electronics
8 4 (0.51%) Local Government
8 4 (0.51%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Law
10 2 (0.26%) Back Office
10 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Avionics
11 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.13%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 301 (38.74%) Developer
2 103 (13.26%) Java Developer
3 95 (12.23%) Oracle Developer
4 93 (11.97%) Architect
5 89 (11.45%) Analyst
6 68 (8.75%) Consultant
7 38 (4.89%) Oracle Consultant
8 32 (4.12%) Administrator
9 30 (3.86%) DBA
9 30 (3.86%) Senior Developer
9 30 (3.86%) SQL Developer
10 28 (3.60%) Technical Architect
11 26 (3.35%) PL/SQL Developer
12 23 (2.96%) Data Analyst
12 23 (2.96%) Oracle DBA
12 23 (2.96%) Project Manager
13 22 (2.83%) E-Business Developer
13 22 (2.83%) ETL Developer
14 21 (2.70%) Business Analyst
15 19 (2.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (19.82%) XML
2 106 (13.64%) Web Services
3 91 (11.71%) Middleware
4 79 (10.17%) SOAP
5 76 (9.78%) J2EE
6 71 (9.14%) Spring
7 67 (8.62%) HTML
8 60 (7.72%) REST
9 59 (7.59%) JDBC
10 47 (6.05%) CSS
11 46 (5.92%) .NET
12 45 (5.79%) JSON
13 42 (5.41%) Apache Camel
14 36 (4.63%) HTML5
15 35 (4.50%) XSLT
16 33 (4.25%) AngularJS
17 32 (4.12%) JSP
18 31 (3.99%) ActiveMQ
19 26 (3.35%) EJB
20 25 (3.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.46%) Mainframe
2 45 (5.79%) Clustering
3 44 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.54%) IVR
7 10 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.29%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.03%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (1.03%) PMI
9 7 (0.90%) User Experience
9 7 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 6 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.77%) e-Learning
10 6 (0.77%) Replication
10 6 (0.77%) Smart Meter
10 6 (0.77%) Social Media
10 6 (0.77%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.64%) iPad
11 5 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 210 (27.03%) Linux
2 109 (14.03%) Unix
3 99 (12.74%) Windows
4 64 (8.24%) AIX
5 59 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (6.95%) Solaris
7 33 (4.25%) HPUX
8 22 (2.83%) Windows Server
9 13 (1.67%) VME
10 10 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.51%) SUSE
13 4 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.51%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.26%) Android
14 2 (0.26%) CentOS
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (18.02%) Migration
3 94 (12.10%) SOA
4 73 (9.40%) Data Migration
5 67 (8.62%) ETL
6 64 (8.24%) Project Management
7 51 (6.56%) TDD
7 51 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 48 (6.18%) Data Modelling
9 45 (5.79%) High Availability
10 44 (5.66%) ERP
11 43 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (5.28%) Change Management
13 41 (5.28%) Open Source
14 36 (4.63%) Scrum
15 33 (4.25%) E-business
16 32 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (3.99%) E-Commerce
17 31 (3.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 292 (37.58%) SQL
2 275 (35.39%) Java
3 154 (19.82%) PL/SQL
4 105 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 63 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 60 (7.72%) COBOL
7 53 (6.82%) C
8 44 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 41 (5.28%) C++
10 36 (4.63%) Python
11 28 (3.60%) C#
12 26 (3.35%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.29%) Assembly Language
14 10 (1.29%) PHP
15 9 (1.16%) Ruby
15 9 (1.16%) VB
16 8 (1.03%) PeopleCode
16 8 (1.03%) SQR
17 7 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 144 (18.53%) Security Cleared
2 111 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 21 (2.70%) Degree
4 19 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.77%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.77%) MCSE
7 6 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.64%) ISEB
8 5 (0.64%) PMP
8 5 (0.64%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.39%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.39%) HND
9 3 (0.39%) OCP
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.26%) MCP
10 2 (0.26%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.35%) QA
2 11 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.03%) Docker
4 8 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.64%) vSphere
7 4 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.51%) Xen
7 4 (0.51%) XenServer
8 3 (0.39%) Firmware
9 2 (0.26%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.26%) Squid
9 2 (0.26%) vCloud
9 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.13%) iptables
10 1 (0.13%) RACF
10 1 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (3.22%) Puppet
2 23 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.67%) Tivoli
4 12 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.42%) Data Guard
6 8 (1.03%) CA Wily
6 8 (1.03%) StatsD
7 7 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.51%) Ansible
10 4 (0.51%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.51%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (0.51%) WSUS
11 3 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.39%) Oozie
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 3 (0.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 106 (13.64%) IBM
2 63 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.15%) SAP
4 39 (5.02%) Micro Focus
5 37 (4.76%) Citrix
6 35 (4.50%) Red Hat
7 34 (4.38%) VMware
8 28 (3.60%) EMC
9 22 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
10 21 (2.70%) HP
10 21 (2.70%) Informatica
11 15 (1.93%) ATG
11 15 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.80%) Siebel
13 12 (1.54%) Talend
14 11 (1.42%) SaltStack
14 11 (1.42%) Sun
14 11 (1.42%) Teradata
15 10 (1.29%) CA
15 10 (1.29%) Hyperion
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Damia Group LTD
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £415 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Rate Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £459 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £484.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £43 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool,United Kingdom
Tata Consultancy services
Rate: £0 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £15.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago