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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 32 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 25 78 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.51% 9.23% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 9.84% 24.45% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 50 44
Median daily rate £375 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £206 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £463 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -16.66%
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
254 319 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 45.85% 37.75% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 203 196
Median daily rate £375 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.00 £10.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £17.50 £14.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 June 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 June 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 -14 20 £375 +16.27% 13
North Wales +3 4 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 47 (67.14%) SQL
2 41 (58.57%) Oracle Database
3 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (37.14%) PL/SQL
5 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
6 21 (30.00%) Windows
7 20 (28.57%) Java
8 19 (27.14%) .NET
9 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
9 17 (24.29%) Unix
10 16 (22.86%) C#
10 16 (22.86%) Finance
10 16 (22.86%) Relational Database
11 15 (21.43%) RDBMS
12 14 (20.00%) Linux
12 14 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 14 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
13 13 (18.57%) WinForms
14 12 (17.14%) Oracle9i Database
14 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
14 12 (17.14%) XML
15 11 (15.71%) OOP
15 11 (15.71%) Maven
15 11 (15.71%) LINQ
15 11 (15.71%) Entity Framework
16 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (12.86%) UML

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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) SAS
2 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Firewall
1 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.86%) SSH
1 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.86%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (58.57%) Oracle Database
2 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
3 16 (22.86%) Relational Database
4 15 (21.43%) RDBMS
5 14 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (17.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (7.14%) MySQL
10 2 (2.86%) DB2
10 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.86%) VoltDB
11 1 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (15.71%) Maven
3 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
5 7 (10.00%) JIRA
5 7 (10.00%) Subversion
6 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.71%) Ant
7 4 (5.71%) QAComplete
8 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.29%) JUnit
9 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.86%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.43%) JBehave
10 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.43%) Selenium
10 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Back Office
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 14 (20.00%) DBA
4 8 (11.43%) Applications Support
4 8 (11.43%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.57%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Tester
8 4 (5.71%) Unix Support
8 4 (5.71%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) .NET
2 14 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 13 (18.57%) WinForms
4 12 (17.14%) XML
5 11 (15.71%) Entity Framework
5 11 (15.71%) LINQ
6 7 (10.00%) WCF
7 6 (8.57%) WPF
8 5 (7.14%) HTML
8 5 (7.14%) Spring
9 4 (5.71%) Ajax
9 4 (5.71%) CSS
9 4 (5.71%) Facelets
9 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.71%) J2EE
9 4 (5.71%) JPA
9 4 (5.71%) JSF
9 4 (5.71%) PrimeFaces
9 4 (5.71%) Web Services
9 4 (5.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) NHS
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.86%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Unix
3 14 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (7.14%) AIX
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.43%) HPUX
7 1 (1.43%) Solaris
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
3 11 (15.71%) OOP
4 9 (12.86%) UML
5 7 (10.00%) Migration
5 7 (10.00%) Scrum
5 7 (10.00%) Use Case
6 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL
6 6 (8.57%) Validation
7 5 (7.14%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.14%) SDLC
8 4 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.71%) Defect Management
8 4 (5.71%) DevOps
8 4 (5.71%) MVVM
8 4 (5.71%) Release Management
8 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) SQL
2 26 (37.14%) PL/SQL
3 20 (28.57%) Java
4 16 (22.86%) C#
5 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.29%) C++
7 3 (4.29%) JCL
7 3 (4.29%) Korn
7 3 (4.29%) VC++
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) C
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) CBAP
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Ansible
2 4 (5.71%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) Control-M
4 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.86%) yum
5 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Teradata
2 5 (7.14%) VMware
3 4 (5.71%) IBM
3 4 (5.71%) Informatica
3 4 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (4.29%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) Micro Focus
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) BMC
5 2 (2.86%) BT
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) NetApp
5 2 (2.86%) Sybase
5 2 (2.86%) Xerox
6 1 (1.43%) ESRI
6 1 (1.43%) Infor
6 1 (1.43%) Perforce
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com