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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 24 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 38 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.84% 8.54% 5.98%
As % of the Vendors category 18.45% 20.90% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 18
Median daily rate £300 £427 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £516 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
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
206 201 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.47% 40.85% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 132 139
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -14 28 £300 -4.38% 11
Newport +12 5 - - 1
Oracle
Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 41 (60.29%) SQL
2 38 (55.88%) Oracle Database
3 23 (33.82%) PL/SQL
4 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (27.94%) SQL Server
6 18 (26.47%) Unix
6 18 (26.47%) Windows
6 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 17 (25.00%) XML
8 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 15 (22.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (22.06%) .NET
10 14 (20.59%) C#
10 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
11 13 (19.12%) Oracle9i Database
11 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
12 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 11 (16.18%) Subversion
13 11 (16.18%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (14.71%) Java
14 10 (14.71%) OOP
14 10 (14.71%) Finance
14 10 (14.71%) WinForms
14 10 (14.71%) LINQ
14 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
14 10 (14.71%) JIRA
14 10 (14.71%) Entity Framework
15 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server

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 8 (11.76%) SAS
2 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Office
2 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.41%) SSH
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.88%) Oracle Database
2 19 (27.94%) SQL Server
3 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 15 (22.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
6 13 (19.12%) Oracle9i Database
7 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (7.35%) MySQL
11 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.94%) DB2
13 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (16.18%) Subversion
2 10 (14.71%) JIRA
3 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 7 (10.29%) Maven
5 7 (10.29%) QAComplete
6 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.88%) Ant
8 3 (4.41%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.41%) JUnit
9 2 (2.94%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) DBA
3 14 (20.59%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Tester
6 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Teradata Tester
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (4.41%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) XML
2 15 (22.06%) .NET
3 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.71%) Entity Framework
4 10 (14.71%) LINQ
4 10 (14.71%) WinForms
5 9 (13.24%) Web Services
6 6 (8.82%) WCF
7 5 (7.35%) J2EE
7 5 (7.35%) JPA
7 5 (7.35%) JSF
7 5 (7.35%) WPF
8 4 (5.88%) Ajax
8 4 (5.88%) CSS
8 4 (5.88%) Facelets
8 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.88%) HTML
8 4 (5.88%) PrimeFaces
8 4 (5.88%) Spring
8 4 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) PKI
3 4 (5.88%) NHS
4 3 (4.41%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) DataPower
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Unix
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.94%) AIX
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 10 (14.71%) OOP
4 9 (13.24%) Configuration Management
4 9 (13.24%) UML
5 8 (11.76%) Migration
6 7 (10.29%) Defect Management
6 7 (10.29%) ITIL
6 7 (10.29%) Process Management
6 7 (10.29%) Release Management
6 7 (10.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) Use Case
6 7 (10.29%) Validation
7 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.82%) Scrum
7 6 (8.82%) SOA
8 5 (7.35%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.35%) ERP
9 4 (5.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) PL/SQL
3 14 (20.59%) C#
4 10 (14.71%) Java
5 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.35%) C++
6 5 (7.35%) VC++
7 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.41%) JCL
8 3 (4.41%) Korn
8 3 (4.41%) Perl
8 3 (4.41%) PHP
8 3 (4.41%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CBAP
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Ansible
1 3 (4.41%) Control-M
1 3 (4.41%) yum
2 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Teradata
3 8 (11.76%) Informatica
3 8 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (7.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.41%) F5
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) Micro Focus
5 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) BMC
6 2 (2.94%) BT
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) NetApp
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) Sybase
6 2 (2.94%) Xerox
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