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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 23 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 47 80 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.03% 9.10% 9.48%
As % of the Vendors category 19.50% 20.20% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 50
Median daily rate £433 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
241 396 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.02% 45.05% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 283 172
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 £288 £230 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.43 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -22.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.48 £21.00 £47.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 30 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
South Wales +6 42 £450 +38.46% 13
West Wales -5 3 £375 +7.14% 3
North Wales - 2 £441 -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 42 (58.33%) SQL
2 35 (48.61%) Oracle Database
3 25 (34.72%) Linux
4 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (29.17%) Informatica
5 21 (29.17%) Teradata
6 20 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (26.39%) Windows
7 19 (26.39%) Finance
8 17 (23.61%) Java
9 15 (20.83%) PowerExchange
9 15 (20.83%) ETL
9 15 (20.83%) Change Data Capture
10 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
11 13 (18.06%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (16.67%) Unix
12 12 (16.67%) PowerCenter
13 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
14 10 (13.89%) Database Tuning
14 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (13.89%) ETL Development
15 9 (12.50%) Data Quality
15 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 8 (11.11%) Data Mapping
16 8 (11.11%) Spring
16 8 (11.11%) Maven
17 7 (9.72%) QA
17 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
17 7 (9.72%) iSeries

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 15 (20.83%) PowerExchange
2 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.39%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Intranet
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.39%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.39%) SSH
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) Oracle Database
2 20 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.67%) PowerCenter
4 10 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.56%) MySQL
6 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.56%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
7 2 (2.78%) VoltDB
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.39%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.39%) QlikView
8 1 (1.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Maven
2 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 4 (5.56%) Ant
3 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.56%) JUnit
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) JBehave
4 3 (4.17%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.78%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.78%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.39%) MSTest
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Consultant
2 16 (22.22%) Analyst
2 16 (22.22%) Informatica Consultant
3 15 (20.83%) Developer
4 12 (16.67%) DBA
5 11 (15.28%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Teradata Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Unix Support
8 4 (5.56%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Spring
2 7 (9.72%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) XML
3 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.94%) J2EE
3 5 (6.94%) JSF
4 4 (5.56%) Ajax
4 4 (5.56%) CSS
4 4 (5.56%) Facelets
4 4 (5.56%) JPA
4 4 (5.56%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (5.56%) XHTML
5 3 (4.17%) JSON
6 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.78%) Java EE
6 2 (2.78%) WinForms
7 1 (1.39%) JAXB
7 1 (1.39%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) iSeries
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Linux
2 19 (26.39%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (6.94%) AIX
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Debian
5 1 (1.39%) HPUX
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) Change Data Capture
2 15 (20.83%) ETL
3 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
4 10 (13.89%) Database Tuning
4 10 (13.89%) ETL Development
5 8 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 6 (8.33%) Scrum
6 6 (8.33%) Use Case
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.94%) UML
7 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.56%) DevOps
8 4 (5.56%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) TDD
8 4 (5.56%) User Stories
9 3 (4.17%) BDD
9 3 (4.17%) High Availability
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) SQL
2 17 (23.61%) Java
3 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.56%) C#
6 3 (4.17%) C
6 3 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (2.78%) VB
8 1 (1.39%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 7 (9.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
3 1 (1.39%) Xen
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Ansible
2 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (1.39%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.39%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Informatica
1 21 (29.17%) Teradata
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) HP
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
3 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.39%) ESRI
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.39%) NetApp
5 1 (1.39%) Perforce
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.39%) Sybase
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £525. per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago