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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 27 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 33 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.03% 9.24% 7.75%
As % of the Vendors category 16.18% 20.25% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 49 31
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £83.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
204 316 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.29% 45.60% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 232 127
Median daily rate £400 £367 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.14% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.86 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -29.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £10.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -6 19 £394 +21.15% 5
Neath Port Talbot +4 4 £200 -60.00%
Bridgend -1 4 £375 - 2
Newport +6 2 £600 +71.42% 1
Oracle
Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 26 (49.06%) Oracle Database
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
4 14 (26.42%) Windows
5 12 (22.64%) Informatica
5 12 (22.64%) Teradata
5 12 (22.64%) Linux
6 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (20.75%) Java
6 11 (20.75%) Finance
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
7 10 (18.87%) Change Data Capture
7 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (16.98%) ETL
8 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.98%) PowerExchange
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.21%) Unix
10 7 (13.21%) XML
11 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
11 6 (11.32%) HTML
11 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.32%) PowerCenter
11 6 (11.32%) Spring
11 6 (11.32%) Maven
11 6 (11.32%) Use Case
11 6 (11.32%) QA

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 9 (16.98%) PowerExchange
2 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.89%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.89%) SSH
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.32%) PowerCenter
5 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.55%) MySQL
6 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.55%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (3.77%) Big Data
7 2 (3.77%) VoltDB
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.89%) HBase
8 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Maven
2 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.43%) JIRA
2 5 (9.43%) Selenium
3 4 (7.55%) Ant
3 4 (7.55%) JUnit
4 3 (5.66%) JBehave
4 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.77%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) MSTest
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) DBA
4 10 (18.87%) Informatica Consultant
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Data Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) CRM Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (3.77%) ETL Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.77%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Teradata Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) XML
2 6 (11.32%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) Spring
3 5 (9.43%) .NET
3 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (9.43%) J2EE
3 5 (9.43%) JSF
4 4 (7.55%) Ajax
4 4 (7.55%) CSS
4 4 (7.55%) Facelets
4 4 (7.55%) JPA
4 4 (7.55%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (7.55%) XHTML
5 3 (5.66%) JSON
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) Java EE
6 2 (3.77%) WinForms
7 1 (1.89%) LAMP
7 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) iSeries
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Unix
4 4 (7.55%) AIX
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Debian
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Change Data Capture
3 9 (16.98%) ETL
4 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Use Case
6 5 (9.43%) Data Mapping
6 5 (9.43%) Database Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) ETL Development
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 3 (5.66%) BDD
8 3 (5.66%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Test Management
8 3 (5.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
3 11 (20.75%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.55%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) C
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.77%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Informatica
1 12 (22.64%) Teradata
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) HP
3 4 (7.55%) IBM
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.89%) Actian
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) ESRI
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) ParAccel
6 1 (1.89%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago