Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Oracle
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 96 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 16.35% 10.86% 13.95%
As % of the Vendors category 40.34% 21.48% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 13 11
Belfast median daily rate £425 £195 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.95% -2.50% -33.05%
10th Percentile £379 £163 £163
90th Percentile £554 £288 £388
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £195 £200
% change year-on-year +117.95% -2.50% -33.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Belfast.

All Vendors
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 238 135 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 40.55% 50.56% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 74 39
Belfast median daily rate £413 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £265 £107 £163
90th Percentile £491 £432 £378
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 0
Belfast median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.83% - -

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Belfast

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Belfast

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Belfast over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Belfast

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Belfast.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 86 (89.58%) Java
2 76 (79.17%) SQL
3 61 (63.54%) JavaScript
4 59 (61.46%) DB2
5 48 (50.00%) Finance
5 48 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 48 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 46 (47.92%) XML
6 46 (47.92%) Hibernate
6 46 (47.92%) Spring
7 45 (46.88%) CSS
7 45 (46.88%) AngularJS
8 44 (45.83%) Backbone.js
9 43 (44.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 43 (44.79%) MVC
10 42 (43.75%) Banking
11 38 (39.58%) WebSphere
12 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (35.42%) TDD
13 34 (35.42%) Spring Integration
14 33 (34.38%) Web Services
15 32 (33.33%) WebLogic
16 31 (32.29%) DB2 UDB
17 30 (31.25%) Struts
17 30 (31.25%) RESTful
17 30 (31.25%) Waterfall
18 28 (29.17%) JSP
18 28 (29.17%) Ajax
19 27 (28.13%) Linux
19 27 (28.13%) SQL Server

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 38 (39.58%) WebSphere
2 32 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.08%) JBoss
3 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.63%) npm
2 9 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) LDAP
2 5 (5.21%) FTP
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (61.46%) DB2
2 48 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 48 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 31 (32.29%) DB2 UDB
4 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
5 14 (14.58%) Hadoop
6 13 (13.54%) Big Data
7 12 (12.50%) Apache Hive
8 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
9 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
9 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.13%) MySQL
12 2 (2.08%) Hazelcast
12 2 (2.08%) KDB
12 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.08%) Redis
13 1 (1.04%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Eclipse
2 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
2 19 (19.79%) JUnit
3 17 (17.71%) Bower
3 17 (17.71%) Grunt
3 17 (17.71%) Jasmine
3 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.71%) TeamCity
4 15 (15.63%) Artifactory
5 14 (14.58%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.08%) Ant
6 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.08%) Gradle
6 2 (2.08%) Hudson
6 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.08%) JBehave
6 2 (2.08%) LoadUI
6 2 (2.08%) Mockito
6 2 (2.08%) Selenium
6 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (50.00%) Finance
2 42 (43.75%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 70 (72.92%) Developer
2 57 (59.38%) Java Developer
3 33 (34.38%) Senior Developer
4 32 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 7 (7.29%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (6.25%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Ab Initio Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Angular Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Support Specialist
10 3 (3.13%) Integration Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Node.js Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Big Data Developer
10 3 (3.13%) UAT Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) Hibernate
1 46 (47.92%) Spring
1 46 (47.92%) XML
2 45 (46.88%) AngularJS
2 45 (46.88%) CSS
3 44 (45.83%) Backbone.js
4 43 (44.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 34 (35.42%) Spring Integration
6 33 (34.38%) Web Services
7 30 (31.25%) RESTful
7 30 (31.25%) Struts
8 28 (29.17%) Ajax
8 28 (29.17%) JSP
9 17 (17.71%) Gherkin
10 16 (16.67%) Node.js
11 10 (10.42%) JMS
12 9 (9.38%) HTML
13 8 (8.33%) .NET
14 6 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
14 6 (6.25%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Virtual Team
2 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.17%) Social Network
6 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.04%) Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Equities
7 1 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Linux
2 19 (19.79%) Unix
3 4 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.79%) MVC
2 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (35.42%) TDD
4 30 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 20 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 19 (19.79%) ETL
6 19 (19.79%) OO
7 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.42%) SDLC
9 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.38%) DevOps
11 8 (8.33%) Analytics
11 8 (8.33%) Data Analytics
11 8 (8.33%) Functional Testing
11 8 (8.33%) Pattern Matching
11 8 (8.33%) Time Management
12 7 (7.29%) Project Management
13 6 (6.25%) Case Management
14 5 (5.21%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 86 (89.58%) Java
2 76 (79.17%) SQL
3 61 (63.54%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.58%) Shell Script
5 10 (10.42%) C#
6 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.17%) Korn
7 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.04%) COBOL
8 1 (1.04%) JCL
8 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.21%) Docker
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Ab Initio
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) Netezza
3 2 (2.08%) Sencha
4 1 (1.04%) ATG
4 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.04%) Nokia
4 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.04%) Siebel
4 1 (1.04%) Sybase
4 1 (1.04%) Talend
4 1 (1.04%) VMware