Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 23 12
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 66 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 16.10% 8.96% 9.83%
As % of the Vendors category 34.38% 21.71% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 2
Belfast median daily rate £431 £383 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -15.00% +28.57%
County Antrim median daily rate £431 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +14.93% -16.67% +28.57%
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 192 175 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 46.83% 41.27% 50.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 128 24
Belfast median daily rate £430 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% - +55.56%
10th Percentile £265 £213 £168
90th Percentile £543 £443 £521
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +22.86% - +55.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 1
Belfast median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -17.24% -0.75%
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -17.24% +16.00%

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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 38 (57.58%) Finance
2 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (51.52%) SQL
4 29 (43.94%) .NET
5 24 (36.36%) SOA
6 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
8 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
9 17 (25.76%) DB2
9 17 (25.76%) RDBMS
9 17 (25.76%) SDLC
10 16 (24.24%) Banking
11 15 (22.73%) MVC
11 15 (22.73%) Change Management
11 15 (22.73%) C#
11 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
12 14 (21.21%) Scrum
12 14 (21.21%) WPF
13 13 (19.70%) WCF
13 13 (19.70%) Java
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (18.18%) ITIL
14 12 (18.18%) Risk Management
14 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
15 11 (16.67%) CRM
15 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

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 13 (19.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Actimize
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
3 17 (25.76%) DB2
3 17 (25.76%) RDBMS
4 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (15.15%) Big Data
7 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 8 (12.12%) DB2 UDB
8 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.03%) Hazelcast
10 2 (3.03%) MySQL
10 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (3.03%) Redis
11 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JUnit
2 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.03%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.03%) Gradle
3 2 (3.03%) Hudson
3 2 (3.03%) JBehave
3 2 (3.03%) LoadUI
3 2 (3.03%) Mockito
3 2 (3.03%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (57.58%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Front Office
4 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Marketing
5 3 (4.55%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Senior Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
4 12 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 11 (16.67%) Consultant
5 11 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
5 11 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 11 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
7 9 (13.64%) Talend Developer
8 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Analyst
10 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
10 5 (7.58%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (7.58%) DBA
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
11 4 (6.06%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) .NET
2 14 (21.21%) WPF
3 13 (19.70%) WCF
4 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 10 (15.15%) Backbone.js
4 10 (15.15%) JMS
4 10 (15.15%) Spring
5 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (12.12%) CSS
5 8 (12.12%) Hibernate
5 8 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (9.09%) RESTful
7 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (6.06%) JSON
8 4 (6.06%) Task Parallel Library
8 4 (6.06%) Web Services
9 3 (4.55%) ADO.NET
9 3 (4.55%) Classic ASP
9 3 (4.55%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Derivative
1 7 (10.61%) Virtual Team
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Fintech
3 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Unix
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) SOA
3 17 (25.76%) SDLC
4 15 (22.73%) Change Management
4 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
4 15 (22.73%) MVC
5 14 (21.21%) Scrum
6 12 (18.18%) ITIL
6 12 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.67%) CRM
7 11 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (16.67%) Kanban
7 11 (16.67%) Presales
7 11 (16.67%) Service Design
8 9 (13.64%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
10 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (10.61%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) C#
3 13 (19.70%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 9 (13.64%) Korn
4 9 (13.64%) Python
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.58%) VBA
7 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.61%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Talend
3 3 (4.55%) Netezza
3 3 (4.55%) Sybase
3 3 (4.55%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.52%) IBM