The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Northern Ireland region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 5 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.73% 9.17% 8.84%
As % of the Vendors category 31.82% 18.03% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Average daily rate
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£273 £338 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £318 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £434 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.44% -10.26%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44 61 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.14% 50.83% 61.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 43
Average daily rate £325 £399 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.49% +36.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £255 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
County Antrim +7 13 £264 -21.85% 2
County Londonderry - 1 £700 -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database
3 12 (44.44%) UNIX
4 10 (37.04%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) Business Objects
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Banking
7 6 (22.22%) Statistics
7 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (18.52%) Migration
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos
8 5 (18.52%) ETL
8 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (18.52%) Solaris
8 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (18.52%) SAP
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (18.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
9 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) DBA
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Struts
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
5 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.70%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Business Objects
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 5 (18.52%) Cognos
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
4 1 (3.70%) 29West
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