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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Wales / South Wales
Rank 32 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.81% 5.77% 8.93%
As % of the Vendors category 8.82% 13.39% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 36
Median daily rate £418 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +5.08%

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
204 224 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.13% 43.08% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 155 176
Median daily rate £363 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £138 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 10
Median hourly rate £15.10 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.60% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £18.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £26.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +3 9 £381 +17.30% 2
Newport -11 4 £435 - 2
Caerphilly - 1 £278 - 1
Oracle
Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 32 (44.44%) SQL
2 28 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 26 (36.11%) Teradata
4 25 (34.72%) Linux
5 22 (30.56%) Windows
6 21 (29.17%) Informatica
7 20 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.22%) ETL
10 15 (20.83%) Change Data Capture
10 15 (20.83%) PowerExchange
11 14 (19.44%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
13 12 (16.67%) PowerCenter
13 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 12 (16.67%) Finance
13 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
14 10 (13.89%) Database Tuning
14 10 (13.89%) Java
14 10 (13.89%) ETL Development
15 9 (12.50%) MySQL
15 9 (12.50%) TDD
15 9 (12.50%) Selenium
16 8 (11.11%) Performance Testing
16 8 (11.11%) Test Scripting
16 8 (11.11%) Data Mapping
16 8 (11.11%) Waterfall
16 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
16 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (9.72%) Scrum

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 15 (20.83%) PowerExchange
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.33%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) Confluence
3 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.39%) Luigi
6 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.39%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Intranet
2 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 20 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (12.50%) MySQL
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.56%) Big Data
7 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.56%) WebFOCUS
8 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.78%) HBase
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.39%) DataStage
10 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.94%) JMeter
2 5 (6.94%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.56%) JIRA
3 4 (5.56%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.17%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (1.39%) JBehave
6 1 (1.39%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) MSTest
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.39%) The Grinder
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Consultant
2 16 (22.22%) Informatica Consultant
3 14 (19.44%) Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) DBA
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Performance Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Tester
8 4 (5.56%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.56%) Scala Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Teradata Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.17%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Middleware
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (5.56%) XML
2 3 (4.17%) J2EE
2 3 (4.17%) JSON
2 3 (4.17%) SOAP
3 2 (2.78%) .NET
3 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (1.39%) Flask
4 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) Java EE
4 1 (1.39%) JSF
4 1 (1.39%) RichFaces
4 1 (1.39%) Struts
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) iSeries
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Linux
2 22 (30.56%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.33%) Unix
5 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) CentOS
6 2 (2.78%) Debian
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.39%) AIX
7 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.22%) ETL
3 15 (20.83%) Change Data Capture
4 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 10 (13.89%) Database Tuning
5 10 (13.89%) ETL Development
6 9 (12.50%) TDD
7 8 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 8 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 8 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 8 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.72%) BDD
8 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Analytics
9 6 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (6.94%) Business Analytics
11 4 (5.56%) Business Transformation
11 4 (5.56%) Kanban
11 4 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) Java
3 7 (9.72%) Python
4 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.78%) C
5 2 (2.78%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) JCL
5 2 (2.78%) Korn
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Groovy
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) MCDBA
1 6 (8.33%) MCITP
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
2 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.39%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) Control-M
2 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.39%) Nessus
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Packer
3 1 (1.39%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Teradata
2 21 (29.17%) Informatica
3 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.72%) HP
5 6 (8.33%) RedGate
5 6 (8.33%) SAP
6 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.56%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.78%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.78%) Micro Focus
8 2 (2.78%) VMware
9 1 (1.39%) BMC
9 1 (1.39%) BT
9 1 (1.39%) Citrix
9 1 (1.39%) Cognos
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.39%) Siebel
9 1 (1.39%) Sun
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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