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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.83% 6.54% 9.14%
As % of the Vendors category 33.85% 15.56% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 10
Average daily rate
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£298 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £400 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
65 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 46.76% 42.06% 41.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 24
Average daily rate £275 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +4 21 £298 -25.62% 3
County Londonderry - - - - 2
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 16 (43.24%) Banking
4 15 (40.54%) UNIX
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.03%) Sybase
7 8 (21.62%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (18.92%) Spring
8 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
8 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
8 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
9 6 (16.22%) Perl
9 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
9 6 (16.22%) Struts
9 6 (16.22%) SQR
9 6 (16.22%) Korn
9 6 (16.22%) Statistics
9 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
9 6 (16.22%) C-shell
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (13.51%) Maven
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
10 5 (13.51%) J2EE
11 4 (10.81%) Migration
11 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
11 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (43.24%) Banking
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.11%) International Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Front Office
6 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) DBA
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Spring
1 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.22%) Struts
3 5 (13.51%) J2EE
4 4 (10.81%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) XSD
5 1 (2.70%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Statistics
2 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) UNIX
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.70%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.70%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (2.70%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.70%) Scrum
6 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Perl
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.22%) SQR
4 6 (16.22%) Korn
4 6 (16.22%) C-shell
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Sybase
2 3 (8.11%) Ab Initio
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) Actimize
4 1 (2.70%) 29West
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
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