The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 30 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.04% 7.49% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 14.48% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 7
Median daily rate £365 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £680 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 221 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.25% 51.76% 41.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 141 53
Median daily rate £375 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £587 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Median hourly rate - £9.13 £9.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.16%
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 Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
3 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) Finance
4 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 10 (21.28%) Linux
4 10 (21.28%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco
5 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
5 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
5 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.15%) Acme Packet
6 8 (17.02%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (17.02%) Replication
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.02%) AIX
7 7 (14.89%) Solaris
7 7 (14.89%) Unix
7 7 (14.89%) Perl
7 7 (14.89%) IBM
7 7 (14.89%) NFS
7 7 (14.89%) EMC
7 7 (14.89%) SAN
7 7 (14.89%) NetApp
7 7 (14.89%) SRDF
7 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (12.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (12.77%) Veritas File System
8 6 (12.77%) NoSQL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) CICS
2 2 (4.26%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) SAN
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) LDAP
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.64%) NAS
4 1 (2.13%) FCoE
4 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.13%) LAN
4 1 (2.13%) Multicast
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.38%) DB2
6 3 (6.38%) MySQL
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.13%) HBase
8 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) DBA
2 10 (21.28%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (14.89%) Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.51%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Telecoms Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
1 5 (10.64%) REST
1 5 (10.64%) SOAP
1 5 (10.64%) Spring
2 4 (8.51%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) NHibernate
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) XMPP
4 1 (2.13%) XSLT
4 1 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Replication
2 6 (12.77%) Symmetrix
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Fintech
4 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) AIX
3 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (14.89%) Solaris
4 7 (14.89%) Unix
5 6 (12.77%) SUSE
6 4 (8.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.51%) VMS
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (12.77%) OO
4 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.51%) Change Management
5 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.51%) ETL
5 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
7 2 (4.26%) Workflow
8 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.13%) High Availability
8 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
5 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.38%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) OCP
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (14.89%) NFS
2 7 (14.89%) SRDF
3 6 (12.77%) Veritas File System
3 6 (12.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) KVM
6 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.26%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.13%) Ansible
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco
1 10 (21.28%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Acme Packet
3 7 (14.89%) EMC
3 7 (14.89%) IBM
3 7 (14.89%) NetApp
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.77%) Sun
4 6 (12.77%) Veritas
5 3 (6.38%) Intel
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.13%) Sage
7 1 (2.13%) Sybase
7 1 (2.13%) TIBCO