The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 35 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 25 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.27% 9.52% 10.27%
As % of the Vendors category 10.12% 23.73% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 59 57
Median daily rate £375 £308 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -20.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
Oracle
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
247 354 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 42.22% 40.14% 40.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 239 195
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 11
Median hourly rate £12.43 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -19 19 £375 +25.00% 6
North Wales - 4 - -
West Wales +5 1 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 43 (64.18%) SQL
2 37 (55.22%) Oracle Database
3 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (35.82%) PL/SQL
5 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
5 20 (29.85%) Unix
6 18 (26.87%) Windows
6 18 (26.87%) Java
7 16 (23.88%) Finance
8 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
8 15 (22.39%) .NET
8 15 (22.39%) Linux
9 14 (20.90%) Relational Database
10 13 (19.40%) C#
10 13 (19.40%) RDBMS
11 11 (16.42%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (16.42%) WinForms
11 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
12 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
12 10 (14.93%) Maven
12 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.93%) Shell Script
12 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
13 9 (13.43%) OOP
13 9 (13.43%) XML
13 9 (13.43%) LINQ
13 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (7.46%) SAS
2 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.49%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
1 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.99%) SSH
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (55.22%) Oracle Database
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (20.90%) Relational Database
4 13 (19.40%) RDBMS
5 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (11.94%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.96%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (7.46%) MySQL
10 3 (4.48%) DB2
10 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.99%) VoltDB
12 1 (1.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.49%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (14.93%) Maven
3 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.94%) Subversion
5 7 (10.45%) JIRA
5 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
6 6 (8.96%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.97%) Ant
7 4 (5.97%) JUnit
7 4 (5.97%) QAComplete
8 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.99%) JBehave
9 2 (2.99%) Selenium
9 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) DBA
4 8 (11.94%) Applications Support
4 8 (11.94%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Unix Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Unix Support
8 4 (5.97%) Unix Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Teradata Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
2 11 (16.42%) WinForms
3 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
3 9 (13.43%) LINQ
3 9 (13.43%) XML
4 5 (7.46%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) Spring
4 5 (7.46%) WPF
5 4 (5.97%) Ajax
5 4 (5.97%) CSS
5 4 (5.97%) Facelets
5 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.97%) J2EE
5 4 (5.97%) JPA
5 4 (5.97%) JSF
5 4 (5.97%) PrimeFaces
5 4 (5.97%) WCF
5 4 (5.97%) XHTML
6 3 (4.48%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.48%) NHS
3 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Unix
2 18 (26.87%) Windows
3 15 (22.39%) Linux
4 5 (7.46%) AIX
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.49%) HPUX
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
3 9 (13.43%) OOP
4 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
4 7 (10.45%) Scrum
4 7 (10.45%) UML
4 7 (10.45%) Use Case
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL
5 6 (8.96%) Migration
6 5 (7.46%) SDLC
7 4 (5.97%) Defect Management
7 4 (5.97%) DevOps
7 4 (5.97%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.97%) Process Management
7 4 (5.97%) Release Management
7 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) PL/SQL
3 18 (26.87%) Java
4 13 (19.40%) C#
5 10 (14.93%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) JCL
7 3 (4.48%) Korn
7 3 (4.48%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) VC++
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.49%) CBAP
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Xen
3 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Puppet
3 3 (4.48%) Control-M
4 2 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.99%) yum
5 1 (1.49%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.49%) Terraform
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) IBM
2 5 (7.46%) Teradata
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Informatica
3 4 (5.97%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.48%) HP
4 3 (4.48%) Micro Focus
4 3 (4.48%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) BMC
5 2 (2.99%) BT
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) NetApp
5 2 (2.99%) Sybase
5 2 (2.99%) Xerox
6 1 (1.49%) ESRI
6 1 (1.49%) Perforce
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.49%) Veritas
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