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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 20 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 50 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.89% 6.76% 6.92%
As % of the Vendors category 18.45% 15.21% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 27
Median daily rate £450 £356 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £305 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
271 263 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.74% 44.43% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 200 140
Median daily rate £418 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.79% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.25% +49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.68 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £29.65 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +18 30 £431 +27.77% 1
Newport +1 9 £450 -
Caerphilly - 1 £278 - 1
Oracle
Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 33 (48.53%) SQL
2 29 (42.65%) Oracle Database
3 24 (35.29%) Windows
3 24 (35.29%) Linux
4 22 (32.35%) Teradata
5 21 (30.88%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (30.88%) Informatica
6 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (25.00%) ETL
8 15 (22.06%) PowerExchange
8 15 (22.06%) Change Data Capture
9 14 (20.59%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (19.12%) Finance
10 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
10 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
11 12 (17.65%) PowerCenter
11 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
12 11 (16.18%) Java
13 10 (14.71%) Selenium
13 10 (14.71%) Database Tuning
13 10 (14.71%) ETL Development
14 8 (11.76%) MySQL
14 8 (11.76%) Performance Testing
14 8 (11.76%) Test Scripting
14 8 (11.76%) Data Mapping
14 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
14 8 (11.76%) Data Quality
15 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (10.29%) iSeries
15 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 (22.06%) PowerExchange
2 6 (8.82%) JBoss
3 4 (5.88%) Confluence
3 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.47%) Luigi
5 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Intranet
2 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) Oracle Database
2 21 (30.88%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
4 12 (17.65%) PowerCenter
5 8 (11.76%) MySQL
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.88%) WebFOCUS
8 3 (4.41%) Big Data
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Selenium
2 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
3 5 (7.35%) JMeter
3 5 (7.35%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.88%) JUnit
4 4 (5.88%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.41%) JBehave
5 3 (4.41%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.94%) Maven
7 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.47%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) MSTest
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Consultant
2 16 (23.53%) Informatica Consultant
3 11 (16.18%) Developer
4 9 (13.24%) DBA
5 8 (11.76%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Performance Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Performance Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Tester
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Teradata Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) JSON
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (5.88%) XML
2 3 (4.41%) J2EE
2 3 (4.41%) Middleware
2 3 (4.41%) SOAP
2 3 (4.41%) Spring
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.47%) Java EE
4 1 (1.47%) JAXB
4 1 (1.47%) JSF
4 1 (1.47%) SAX
4 1 (1.47%) Struts
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) iSeries
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Linux
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.82%) Unix
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) CentOS
5 2 (2.94%) Debian
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.47%) AIX
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) ETL
3 15 (22.06%) Change Data Capture
4 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 10 (14.71%) Database Tuning
5 10 (14.71%) ETL Development
6 8 (11.76%) Data Mapping
6 8 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 8 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.82%) Scrum
7 6 (8.82%) TDD
7 6 (8.82%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (7.35%) High Availability
8 5 (7.35%) Migration
9 4 (5.88%) BDD
9 4 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.88%) Test Management
10 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.94%) C
4 2 (2.94%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) Groovy
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) MCDBA
1 6 (8.82%) MCITP
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Ansible
1 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.47%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Packer
3 1 (1.47%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Teradata
2 21 (30.88%) Informatica
3 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) RedGate
6 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) Cognos
8 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.47%) Perforce
8 1 (1.47%) Siebel
8 1 (1.47%) Sun
8 1 (1.47%) Sybase
8 1 (1.47%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) Tableau
8 1 (1.47%) Veritas
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