The table below looks at the statistics 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 23 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.31% 26.67% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 25.84% 46.51% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 5
Median daily rate £193 £200 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -26.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £462 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-20.71% -1.40%
Oracle
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 63.12% 57.33% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 18
Median daily rate £311 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.62% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £461 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
County Antrim -3 22 £193 -3.75% 2
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (52.00%) Finance
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (44.00%) QlikView
5 11 (44.00%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (44.00%) Cognos
6 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) vRealize
7 8 (32.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
10 4 (16.00%) Java
10 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (12.00%) Workflow
11 3 (12.00%) Migration
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payroll
11 3 (12.00%) JMS
11 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
11 3 (12.00%) SOAP
11 3 (12.00%) Web Services
11 3 (12.00%) J2EE
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) Unix
11 3 (12.00%) JBoss

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (44.00%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (44.00%) QlikView
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Business Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (12.00%) E-Business Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Payroll Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
1 3 (12.00%) Java EE
1 3 (12.00%) JMS
1 3 (12.00%) SOAP
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (12.00%) Cost Transparency
3 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) E-business
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Information Management
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cognos
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) SAP