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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 34 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 25 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.76% 8.54% 6.59%
As % of the Vendors category 10.04% 22.04% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 45 33
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £501 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.97%
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
249 304 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 47.43% 38.73% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 190 189
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £11.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.00 £13.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 31 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
South Wales -8 22 £375 -11.76% 9
North Wales +1 1 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 50 (64.94%) SQL
2 42 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 28 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 20 (25.97%) Windows
7 19 (24.68%) XML
7 19 (24.68%) Java
8 18 (23.38%) Unix
9 17 (22.08%) .NET
9 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
9 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
10 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
11 15 (19.48%) RDBMS
11 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
11 15 (19.48%) C#
12 14 (18.18%) .NET Framework
13 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
13 13 (16.88%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (16.88%) Linux
13 13 (16.88%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (16.88%) Finance
14 12 (15.58%) WinForms
14 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
14 12 (15.58%) Maven
15 11 (14.29%) LINQ
15 11 (14.29%) Entity Framework
15 11 (14.29%) OOP
15 11 (14.29%) Web Services

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 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
3 4 (5.19%) SAS
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.99%) MS Office
2 10 (12.99%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 4 (5.19%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.19%) SSH
2 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (19.48%) RDBMS
6 13 (16.88%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (9.09%) MySQL
8 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.60%) DB2
12 2 (2.60%) VoltDB
13 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (15.58%) Maven
3 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (11.69%) Subversion
5 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
5 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
6 7 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 6 (7.79%) JIRA
8 4 (5.19%) Ant
8 4 (5.19%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.19%) JUnit
8 4 (5.19%) QAComplete
9 2 (2.60%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Back Office
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) DBA
4 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Applications Support
5 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.79%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.49%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) XML
2 17 (22.08%) .NET
3 14 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 12 (15.58%) WinForms
5 11 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 11 (14.29%) LINQ
5 11 (14.29%) Web Services
6 7 (9.09%) WCF
7 6 (7.79%) WPF
8 5 (6.49%) J2EE
8 5 (6.49%) JPA
8 5 (6.49%) JSF
9 4 (5.19%) CSS
9 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.19%) HTML
9 4 (5.19%) Java EE
9 4 (5.19%) LAMP
9 4 (5.19%) SAML
9 4 (5.19%) Spring
9 4 (5.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (10.39%) PKI
2 4 (5.19%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.19%) DataPower
2 4 (5.19%) NHS
3 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows
2 18 (23.38%) Unix
3 13 (16.88%) Linux
4 5 (6.49%) AIX
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.30%) HPUX
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
3 11 (14.29%) OOP
4 9 (11.69%) ITIL
4 9 (11.69%) UML
5 8 (10.39%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) SOA
6 7 (9.09%) Use Case
6 7 (9.09%) Validation
7 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.79%) Data Flow Diagram
7 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.49%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (6.49%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.49%) SDLC
9 4 (5.19%) Defect Management
9 4 (5.19%) MVVM
9 4 (5.19%) Process Management
9 4 (5.19%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) SQL
2 28 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 19 (24.68%) Java
4 15 (19.48%) C#
5 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.79%) C++
6 6 (7.79%) VC++
7 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.19%) Perl
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) JCL
8 3 (3.90%) Korn
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) CBAP
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Ansible
2 4 (5.19%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) yum
3 3 (3.90%) Control-M
4 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) VMware
3 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.49%) Teradata
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco
4 4 (5.19%) F5
4 4 (5.19%) IBM
4 4 (5.19%) Informatica
4 4 (5.19%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.90%) HP
5 3 (3.90%) Micro Focus
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) BMC
6 2 (2.60%) BT
6 2 (2.60%) NetApp
6 2 (2.60%) Sybase
6 2 (2.60%) Xerox
7 1 (1.30%) Infor
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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