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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.33% 7.51% 9.31%
As % of the Vendors category 12.77% 15.38% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 17
Average daily rate
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£500 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £186 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £406 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
Oracle
South Yorkshire

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
188 104 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 49.60% 48.83% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 62 58
Average daily rate £400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 20
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.90 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £22.69 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (60.47%) SQL
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (53.49%) ETL
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 20 (46.51%) Informatica
5 17 (39.53%) ERwin
5 17 (39.53%) Data Modelling
6 16 (37.21%) PL/SQL
6 16 (37.21%) C++
7 12 (27.91%) Linux
7 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
8 10 (23.26%) Windows
8 10 (23.26%) Migration
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (20.93%) Firewall
9 9 (20.93%) ITIL
9 9 (20.93%) JBoss
9 9 (20.93%) IIS
9 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
9 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (18.60%) .NET
10 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
10 8 (18.60%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
12 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.95%) Data Security
13 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
13 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (20.93%) IIS
1 9 (20.93%) JBoss
1 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) SAS
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) HBase
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) ERwin
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Grunt
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) ETL Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Migration Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Informatica Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Tester
6 5 (11.63%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Data Modeller
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Programmer
9 1 (2.33%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Data Architect
9 1 (2.33%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) ETL
2 17 (39.53%) Data Modelling
3 10 (23.26%) Migration
4 9 (20.93%) ITIL
4 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
5 8 (18.60%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (13.95%) Data Security
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Open Source
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) TDD
8 1 (2.33%) BPEL
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) C++
2 16 (37.21%) PL/SQL
3 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.63%) VB
5 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) AWK
7 1 (2.33%) Jython
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) Go
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) OCP
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.33%) PowerHA
1 1 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Foglight
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) Informatica
3 5 (11.63%) NetApp
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.63%) EMC
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco
3 5 (11.63%) New Relic
4 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos