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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
England / North West
Rank 17 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 191 380 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.38% 9.92% 12.81%
As % of the Vendors category 17.54% 23.50% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 209 234
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £46.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -13.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £17.20 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.33 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%

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
1089 1617 1572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.08% 42.22% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 881 771
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 117 108
Median hourly rate £16.75 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.09% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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 -16 66 £363 -12.12% 38
Merseyside +4 43 £434 +8.77% 5
Lancashire -5 35 £510 +13.27% 5
Cheshire 0 31 £413 -2.36% 15
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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.

1 178 (34.23%) SQL
2 175 (33.65%) Oracle Database
3 128 (24.62%) Finance
4 122 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (21.35%) Java
6 106 (20.38%) Linux
7 105 (20.19%) Security Cleared
8 104 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 88 (16.92%) Windows
9 88 (16.92%) Oracle EBS
10 86 (16.54%) Unix
11 84 (16.15%) SC Cleared
12 77 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
13 71 (13.65%) Oracle Database 12c
14 65 (12.50%) Web Services
14 65 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 62 (11.92%) XML
15 62 (11.92%) Oracle Reports
15 62 (11.92%) Performance Tuning
16 58 (11.15%) Oracle Database 11g
17 53 (10.19%) ITIL
17 53 (10.19%) Relational Database
18 51 (9.81%) Open Source
18 51 (9.81%) Middleware
19 50 (9.62%) SOAP
20 49 (9.42%) SOA
20 49 (9.42%) Spring
20 49 (9.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 48 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
21 48 (9.23%) PL/SQL

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 49 (9.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (6.35%) Oracle Application Server
3 22 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.65%) WebLogic
5 17 (3.27%) Apache
6 12 (2.31%) JBoss
7 10 (1.92%) SAS
7 10 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.73%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.54%) CICS
10 7 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.35%) IIS
10 7 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (1.15%) Tuxedo
12 5 (0.96%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.73%) MS Office
3 6 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 88 (16.92%) Oracle EBS
2 77 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (5.19%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (3.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 17 (3.27%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (3.27%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (2.88%) Oracle General Ledger
7 13 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.73%) IaaS
2 30 (5.77%) SaaS
3 28 (5.38%) PaaS
4 17 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.38%) GitHub
6 2 (0.38%) Taleo
7 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.65%) HTTP
2 14 (2.69%) LDAP
3 10 (1.92%) Firewall
4 8 (1.54%) DNS
4 8 (1.54%) SSL
5 7 (1.35%) SAN
6 6 (1.15%) DHCP
6 6 (1.15%) SMTP
7 5 (0.96%) FTP
7 5 (0.96%) VLAN
8 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.58%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.38%) NAS
10 2 (0.38%) SNMP
11 1 (0.19%) DMZ
11 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.19%) Network Security
11 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (33.65%) Oracle Database
2 104 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 71 (13.65%) Oracle Database 12c
4 62 (11.92%) Oracle Reports
5 58 (11.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 53 (10.19%) Relational Database
7 40 (7.69%) DB2
7 40 (7.69%) MySQL
8 39 (7.50%) NoSQL
9 38 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (6.92%) MongoDB
11 25 (4.81%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (4.23%) Big Data
13 19 (3.65%) RDBMS
14 12 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 40 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.00%) JIRA
3 25 (4.81%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
5 18 (3.46%) Eclipse
6 16 (3.08%) JUnit
7 13 (2.50%) Subversion
8 9 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (1.54%) ClearCase
9 8 (1.54%) IntelliJ
9 8 (1.54%) Rational Robot
10 7 (1.35%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.35%) ERwin
10 7 (1.35%) Hudson
10 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.35%) Toad
11 5 (0.96%) Maven
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 128 (24.62%) Finance
2 24 (4.62%) Banking
3 20 (3.85%) Retail
4 19 (3.65%) General Ledger
5 7 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.77%) Electronics
7 4 (0.77%) Marketing
8 3 (0.58%) Legal
8 3 (0.58%) Local Government
8 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 160 (30.77%) Developer
2 72 (13.85%) DBA
3 61 (11.73%) Oracle DBA
4 54 (10.38%) Analyst
5 51 (9.81%) Java Developer
6 49 (9.42%) Architect
7 39 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
8 38 (7.31%) Consultant
9 24 (4.62%) Project Manager
10 23 (4.42%) Administrator
11 18 (3.46%) Oracle Architect
12 17 (3.27%) Oracle Consultant
12 17 (3.27%) SQL Developer
13 16 (3.08%) Business Analyst
14 13 (2.50%) Applications Architect
14 13 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.31%) PL/SQL Developer
16 11 (2.12%) .NET Developer
16 11 (2.12%) Software Developer
16 11 (2.12%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.50%) Web Services
2 62 (11.92%) XML
3 51 (9.81%) Middleware
4 50 (9.62%) SOAP
5 49 (9.42%) Spring
6 44 (8.46%) J2EE
7 40 (7.69%) HTML
8 36 (6.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 34 (6.54%) CSS
10 33 (6.35%) JSON
11 29 (5.58%) .NET
12 27 (5.19%) REST
13 21 (4.04%) RESTful
14 20 (3.85%) AngularJS
15 19 (3.65%) Spring Boot
16 18 (3.46%) EJB
17 15 (2.88%) Hibernate
17 15 (2.88%) jQuery
18 13 (2.50%) Ajax
18 13 (2.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.88%) Client/Server
3 11 (2.12%) Clustering
4 9 (1.73%) Virtual Team
5 8 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.54%) PKI
6 7 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.15%) Oracle Licensing
8 4 (0.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (0.77%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.77%) SWIFT
8 4 (0.77%) User Experience
9 3 (0.58%) FMCG
9 3 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.58%) PMI
10 2 (0.38%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 106 (20.38%) Linux
2 88 (16.92%) Windows
3 86 (16.54%) Unix
4 29 (5.58%) AIX
5 16 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.69%) Solaris
7 11 (2.12%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (1.35%) HPUX
9 6 (1.15%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) Android
11 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (11.92%) Performance Tuning
3 53 (10.19%) ITIL
4 51 (9.81%) Open Source
5 49 (9.42%) SOA
6 47 (9.04%) Change Management
7 43 (8.27%) ETL
8 42 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (7.12%) Migration
9 37 (7.12%) Project Management
9 37 (7.12%) TDD
10 34 (6.54%) Data Management
10 34 (6.54%) DevOps
10 34 (6.54%) High Availability
11 33 (6.35%) Scrum
12 29 (5.58%) Unit Testing
13 28 (5.38%) ERP
13 28 (5.38%) Microservices
14 27 (5.19%) BDD
14 27 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 178 (34.23%) SQL
2 111 (21.35%) Java
3 65 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 48 (9.23%) PL/SQL
5 37 (7.12%) Python
6 27 (5.19%) Perl
7 25 (4.81%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.62%) C#
9 18 (3.46%) C
10 14 (2.69%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.50%) Ruby
12 11 (2.12%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.92%) COBOL
14 7 (1.35%) VB
14 7 (1.35%) VB6
15 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.77%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
16 4 (0.77%) Groovy
16 4 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 105 (20.19%) Security Cleared
2 84 (16.15%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.50%) Degree
4 12 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.35%) ISEB
7 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.77%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.77%) HND
10 3 (0.58%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.58%) CISSP
10 3 (0.58%) MCSE
10 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.38%) MCITP
11 2 (0.38%) PMP
11 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.38%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.19%) OCP
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.85%) QA
2 16 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (1.92%) vSphere
5 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.38%) Docker
7 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.38%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.19%) Snort
8 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (5.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (3.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 16 (3.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (2.50%) Puppet
5 12 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.92%) Data Guard
6 10 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 10 (1.92%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.73%) SCOM
8 6 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.58%) Control-M
9 3 (0.58%) Graphite
9 3 (0.58%) Graylog
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.38%) Ansible
10 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.38%) EMC VPLEX
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 2 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.92%) VMware
3 22 (4.23%) SAP
4 18 (3.46%) IBM
5 17 (3.27%) Red Hat
5 17 (3.27%) Sybase
5 17 (3.27%) Teradata
6 15 (2.88%) Hyperion
7 13 (2.50%) Perforce
8 9 (1.73%) Tableau
9 8 (1.54%) Informatica
10 6 (1.15%) Micro Focus
11 5 (0.96%) HP
11 5 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.96%) SaltStack
11 5 (0.96%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.77%) Ab Initio
12 4 (0.77%) Axway
12 4 (0.77%) Remedy
12 4 (0.77%) Talend
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