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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 23 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 67 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.33% 6.47% 7.46%
As % of the Vendors category 20.30% 14.66% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 30 32
Median daily rate £450 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.09
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.87%
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
330 307 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.04% 44.17% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 227 186
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.68 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.22% +10.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.80 £28.50 £17.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +10 49 £450 +24.13% 4
West Wales -10 14 £375 +22.95% 1
North Wales -5 1 £450 - 1
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 48 (53.33%) SQL
2 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (36.67%) Linux
4 32 (35.56%) Windows
4 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database
5 22 (24.44%) Teradata
5 22 (24.44%) Java
6 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 21 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 21 (23.33%) Informatica
7 19 (21.11%) Finance
8 17 (18.89%) ETL
9 16 (17.78%) Apache
9 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
10 15 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
10 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (16.67%) Unix
10 15 (16.67%) PowerExchange
11 14 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (13.33%) Red Hat
12 12 (13.33%) PowerCenter
12 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 12 (13.33%) High Availability
13 11 (12.22%) Spring
13 11 (12.22%) JIRA
13 11 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
14 10 (11.11%) MySQL

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 (17.78%) Apache
2 15 (16.67%) PowerExchange
3 10 (11.11%) Confluence
3 10 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.78%) MS Exchange
5 6 (6.67%) JBoss
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.11%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.11%) Luigi
7 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
1 4 (4.44%) Intranet
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database
2 21 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.33%) PowerCenter
4 10 (11.11%) MySQL
5 8 (8.89%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.44%) WebFOCUS
8 3 (3.33%) Big Data
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.22%) JIRA
3 10 (11.11%) Maven
3 10 (11.11%) Selenium
4 7 (7.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.56%) JMeter
6 5 (5.56%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.44%) JUnit
7 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.33%) JBehave
8 3 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (3.33%) Rational Performance Tester
8 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.11%) Subversion
10 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Electronics
2 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.22%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.11%) Back Office
3 1 (1.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Consultant
2 16 (17.78%) Informatica Consultant
3 13 (14.44%) Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Architect
6 9 (10.00%) DBA
7 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Performance Tester
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Performance Tester
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Tester
9 5 (5.56%) Tester
10 4 (4.44%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Data Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Teradata Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) Spring
2 7 (7.78%) MCollective
3 6 (6.67%) ELK Stack
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (5.56%) XML
5 4 (4.44%) HTML
5 4 (4.44%) JSON
5 4 (4.44%) Middleware
6 3 (3.33%) J2EE
6 3 (3.33%) SOAP
7 2 (2.22%) .NET
7 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.11%) HTML5
8 1 (1.11%) Java EE
8 1 (1.11%) JSF
8 1 (1.11%) RichFaces
8 1 (1.11%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Clustering
1 7 (7.78%) iSeries
2 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) PKI
3 3 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.11%) Fintech
5 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) Linux
2 32 (35.56%) Windows
3 15 (16.67%) Unix
3 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.78%) AIX
6 2 (2.22%) CentOS
6 2 (2.22%) Debian
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.89%) ETL
3 15 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
4 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 12 (13.33%) High Availability
5 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 10 (11.11%) DevOps
6 10 (11.11%) ETL Development
7 8 (8.89%) Data Mapping
7 8 (8.89%) Performance Testing
7 8 (8.89%) Test Scripting
7 8 (8.89%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (7.78%) IT Governance
8 7 (7.78%) Scrum
9 6 (6.67%) TDD
10 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.56%) Migration
11 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) SQL
2 22 (24.44%) Java
3 5 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.22%) C
5 2 (2.22%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.11%) Groovy
6 1 (1.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.11%) Ruby
6 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
1 8 (8.89%) MCDBA
1 8 (8.89%) MCITP
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.78%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (7.78%) PowerHA
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
4 1 (1.11%) Xen
4 1 (1.11%) XenApp
4 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Ansible
1 10 (11.11%) Puppet
2 8 (8.89%) Tivoli
3 7 (7.78%) Nessus
3 7 (7.78%) Packer
3 7 (7.78%) Rundeck
3 7 (7.78%) SCCM
3 7 (7.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 7 (7.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (7.78%) Zenoss
4 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.11%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Teradata
2 21 (23.33%) Informatica
2 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.89%) IBM
4 8 (8.89%) RedGate
4 8 (8.89%) VMware
5 7 (7.78%) HP
5 7 (7.78%) Sonatype
5 7 (7.78%) Symantec
6 5 (5.56%) SAP
7 2 (2.22%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix
8 1 (1.11%) Cognos
8 1 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.11%) Perforce
8 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.11%) Siebel
8 1 (1.11%) Sybase
8 1 (1.11%) Veritas
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Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: From £32 to £35 per hour depending on experience
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