The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 32 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 68 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.65% 11.45% 7.86%
As % of the Vendors category 8.53% 28.94% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 46 38
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £212 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £435 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-14.61% -9.72%
Oracle
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
211 235 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.80% 39.56% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 164 154
Median daily rate £369 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.04% -19.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £17.50 £22.50
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 South Wales

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cardiff -17 13 £375 +50.00% 3
Bridgend +2 1 £375 - 1
Oracle
Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 32 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 31 (59.62%) SQL
3 22 (42.31%) PL/SQL
4 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
4 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (30.77%) Windows
6 14 (26.92%) Unix
6 14 (26.92%) .NET
7 13 (25.00%) C#
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
9 10 (19.23%) WinForms
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 9 (17.31%) Linux
10 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
10 9 (17.31%) Java
10 9 (17.31%) XML
10 9 (17.31%) Finance
10 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
11 8 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (15.38%) OOP
11 8 (15.38%) LINQ
11 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (9.62%) SAS
2 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
1 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.85%) SSH
1 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (9.62%) MySQL
8 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (5.77%) DB2
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.85%) VoltDB
11 1 (1.92%) GIS
11 1 (1.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (13.46%) JIRA
3 7 (13.46%) Maven
3 7 (13.46%) Subversion
3 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
4 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.69%) Ant
5 4 (7.69%) JUnit
5 4 (7.69%) QAComplete
6 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.85%) JBehave
7 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.85%) Selenium
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) DBA
3 11 (21.15%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Teradata Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) CRM Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Operator
8 2 (3.85%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
2 10 (19.23%) WinForms
3 9 (17.31%) XML
4 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 8 (15.38%) LINQ
5 5 (9.62%) HTML
5 5 (9.62%) Spring
6 4 (7.69%) Ajax
6 4 (7.69%) CSS
6 4 (7.69%) Facelets
6 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.69%) J2EE
6 4 (7.69%) JPA
6 4 (7.69%) JSF
6 4 (7.69%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (7.69%) WPF
6 4 (7.69%) XHTML
7 3 (5.77%) WCF
7 3 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) NHS
3 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Unix
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) AIX
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
3 8 (15.38%) OOP
4 7 (13.46%) UML
4 7 (13.46%) Use Case
5 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 4 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.69%) Process Management
7 4 (7.69%) Release Management
7 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) SDLC
8 3 (5.77%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (5.77%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 13 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (17.31%) Java
4 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) JCL
6 3 (5.77%) Korn
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) VC++
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CBAP
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
1 3 (5.77%) Control-M
2 2 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.85%) yum
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Teradata
2 5 (9.62%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) IBM
3 4 (7.69%) Informatica
3 4 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.77%) Micro Focus
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) BMC
5 2 (3.85%) BT
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Sybase
5 2 (3.85%) Xerox
6 1 (1.92%) ESRI
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
6 1 (1.92%) Veritas
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