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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
UK / Wales
Rank 37 33 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle 28 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.42% 5.64% 9.03%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 13.10% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 37
Median daily rate £381 £331 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.09% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.70%

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
256 252 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.44% 43.08% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 171 188
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 19
Median hourly rate £14.74 £25.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.06% +96.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £31.00 £16.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +5 19 £400 +23.07% 9
West Wales -9 8 £375 +31.57%
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 45 (48.39%) SQL
2 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.26%) Windows
3 30 (32.26%) Linux
4 28 (30.11%) Oracle Database
5 26 (27.96%) Teradata
6 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
7 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 21 (22.58%) Informatica
8 20 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (20.43%) Java
10 16 (17.20%) Apache
10 16 (17.20%) ETL
11 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (16.13%) PowerExchange
11 15 (16.13%) Finance
11 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
11 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (16.13%) Change Data Capture
12 14 (15.05%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
14 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
14 12 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (12.90%) PowerCenter
15 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
15 11 (11.83%) Unix
15 11 (11.83%) Waterfall
16 10 (10.75%) Confluence
16 10 (10.75%) High Availability
16 10 (10.75%) Database Tuning

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 16 (17.20%) Apache
2 15 (16.13%) PowerExchange
3 10 (10.75%) Confluence
3 10 (10.75%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
5 6 (6.45%) Apache Spark
5 6 (6.45%) JBoss
6 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.08%) Luigi
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Internet
1 4 (4.30%) Intranet
2 3 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (2.15%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.11%) Oracle Database
2 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
3 20 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
5 12 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (12.90%) PowerCenter
6 10 (10.75%) MySQL
7 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
10 4 (4.30%) Big Data
10 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.30%) WebFOCUS
11 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (2.15%) HBase
12 2 (2.15%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
13 1 (1.08%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.75%) JIRA
3 9 (9.68%) Maven
3 9 (9.68%) Selenium
4 7 (7.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.38%) JMeter
5 5 (5.38%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.30%) LoadRunner
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (3.23%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.15%) JUnit
9 1 (1.08%) JBehave
9 1 (1.08%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.08%) MSTest
9 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.08%) The Grinder
9 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Electronics
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.15%) Marketing
2 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Back Office
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Consultant
2 16 (17.20%) Informatica Consultant
3 15 (16.13%) Developer
4 11 (11.83%) DBA
5 10 (10.75%) Architect
6 9 (9.68%) Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (5.38%) Performance Tester
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Performance Tester
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Tester
9 5 (5.38%) Tester
10 4 (4.30%) Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Spring
2 7 (7.53%) MCollective
3 6 (6.45%) ELK Stack
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (5.38%) XML
5 4 (4.30%) Middleware
6 3 (3.23%) HTML
6 3 (3.23%) J2EE
6 3 (3.23%) JSON
6 3 (3.23%) SOAP
7 2 (2.15%) .NET
7 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.08%) CSS
8 1 (1.08%) DHTML
8 1 (1.08%) Java EE
8 1 (1.08%) JSF
8 1 (1.08%) Struts
8 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Clustering
2 7 (7.53%) iSeries
3 6 (6.45%) PKI
4 3 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.26%) Linux
1 30 (32.26%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (11.83%) Unix
4 10 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.53%) AIX
6 2 (2.15%) CentOS
6 2 (2.15%) Debian
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.20%) ETL
3 15 (16.13%) Change Data Capture
4 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.83%) Waterfall
6 10 (10.75%) Database Tuning
6 10 (10.75%) ETL Development
6 10 (10.75%) High Availability
7 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.68%) DevOps
7 9 (9.68%) TDD
8 8 (8.60%) Data Mapping
8 8 (8.60%) Performance Testing
8 8 (8.60%) Test Scripting
8 8 (8.60%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (7.53%) BDD
9 7 (7.53%) IT Governance
9 7 (7.53%) Scrum
10 6 (6.45%) Analytics
11 5 (5.38%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.39%) SQL
2 19 (20.43%) Java
3 6 (6.45%) Python
4 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.15%) C
5 2 (2.15%) C#
5 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.08%) Groovy
6 1 (1.08%) JCL
6 1 (1.08%) Korn
6 1 (1.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) Degree
3 8 (8.60%) MCDBA
3 8 (8.60%) MCITP
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.38%) ISEB
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (7.53%) PowerHA
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Ansible
1 9 (9.68%) Puppet
2 7 (7.53%) Nessus
2 7 (7.53%) Packer
2 7 (7.53%) Rundeck
2 7 (7.53%) SCCM
2 7 (7.53%) Tivoli
2 7 (7.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 7 (7.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (7.53%) Zenoss
3 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.08%) Control-M
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Teradata
2 21 (22.58%) Informatica
2 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.68%) SAP
5 8 (8.60%) RedGate
5 8 (8.60%) VMware
6 7 (7.53%) HP
6 7 (7.53%) IBM
6 7 (7.53%) Sonatype
6 7 (7.53%) Symantec
7 4 (4.30%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.15%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.08%) BMC
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix
9 1 (1.08%) Cognos
9 1 (1.08%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.08%) Sun
South Wales
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday