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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 5 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.18% 11.21% 11.31%
As % of the Vendors category 33.85% 33.33% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 23
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£400 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.44%
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 39 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 59.63% 33.62% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 51
Average daily rate £225 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £115 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £380 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +5 20 £400 +6.66% 3
County Armagh - 2 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) Banking
3 13 (37.14%) UNIX
4 12 (34.29%) Finance
5 11 (31.43%) Ab Initio
5 11 (31.43%) Java
6 10 (28.57%) Web Services
6 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 9 (25.71%) J2EE
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.86%) DB2
8 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
9 7 (20.00%) Actimize
9 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (20.00%) XML
9 7 (20.00%) XSL
10 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
11 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Project Management
11 5 (14.29%) ETL
11 5 (14.29%) JMS
12 4 (11.43%) Windows
12 4 (11.43%) Korn
12 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
12 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
12 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
12 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (8.57%) Markit EDM
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) FTP
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
1 8 (22.86%) DB2
2 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.57%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JDeveloper
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (45.71%) Banking
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.71%) Local Government
4 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Ab Initio Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Assistant Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Payroll Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 9 (25.71%) J2EE
3 7 (20.00%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) XSL
4 5 (14.29%) JMS
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (5.71%) JSF
6 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.86%) Vaadin
7 1 (2.86%) JSP
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.86%) Spring
7 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) UNIX
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ETL
1 5 (14.29%) Project Management
1 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
2 4 (11.43%) Metaprogramming
2 4 (11.43%) Parallel Processing
3 3 (8.57%) Data Mapping
3 3 (8.57%) Release Management
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Time Management
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) User Stories
5 1 (2.86%) UX Design
5 1 (2.86%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Korn
5 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.57%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (8.57%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Ab Initio
2 7 (20.00%) Actimize
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Sybase
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