Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 67 90 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 17.18% 16.92% 10.38%
As % of the Vendors category 38.73% 39.30% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 83 8
Belfast median daily rate £431 £410 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.12% +110.26% -44.29%
10th Percentile £309 £340 £176
90th Percentile £488 £550 £302
County Antrim median daily rate £431 £403 £195
% change year-on-year +7.08% +106.41% -44.29%
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 173 229 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 44.36% 43.05% 55.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 183 51
Belfast median daily rate £432 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +26.98% +49.11%
10th Percentile £262 £260 £104
90th Percentile £550 £469 £513
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £400 £315
% change year-on-year +7.88% +26.98% +49.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 3
Belfast median hourly rate £18.25 £14.53 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.60% +0.21% -54.69%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.69 £10.90
90th Percentile £40.00 £22.68 £18.90
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.50 £14.53 £14.50
% change year-on-year +13.56% +0.21% -34.83%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 46 (68.66%) Finance
2 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.28%) .NET
4 27 (40.30%) SQL
5 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
5 25 (37.31%) Banking
6 24 (35.82%) Relational Database
7 23 (34.33%) SOA
8 22 (32.84%) DB2
9 21 (31.34%) RDBMS
10 18 (26.87%) C#
10 18 (26.87%) Multithreading
11 17 (25.37%) Korn
11 17 (25.37%) Python
11 17 (25.37%) JMS
11 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
11 17 (25.37%) Apache Spark
11 17 (25.37%) Bash Shell
11 17 (25.37%) Big Data
11 17 (25.37%) Talend
12 16 (23.88%) WPF
13 15 (22.39%) WCF
13 15 (22.39%) MVC
13 15 (22.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (20.90%) Data Analysis
15 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
16 12 (17.91%) SDLC
16 12 (17.91%) Degree

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 17 (25.37%) Apache Spark
2 15 (22.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) Relational Database
3 22 (32.84%) DB2
4 21 (31.34%) RDBMS
5 17 (25.37%) Big Data
6 14 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
7 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
7 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.97%) DB2 UDB
9 3 (4.48%) MySQL
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) JUnit
2 5 (7.46%) Bower
2 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.46%) Grunt
2 5 (7.46%) Jasmine
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (68.66%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Front Office
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Talend Developer
3 14 (20.90%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (17.91%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) CRM Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) DB2 Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) .NET
2 17 (25.37%) JMS
3 16 (23.88%) WPF
4 15 (22.39%) WCF
5 10 (14.93%) Spring
6 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
6 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (11.94%) RESTful
7 8 (11.94%) Web Services
8 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (7.46%) Backbone.js
8 5 (7.46%) CSS
8 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.46%) JSON
8 5 (7.46%) JSP
8 5 (7.46%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.46%) XML
9 4 (5.97%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) Derivative
2 7 (10.45%) Fintech
3 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.48%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Unix
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) SOA
3 18 (26.87%) Multithreading
4 15 (22.39%) MVC
5 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (20.90%) Data Analysis
6 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
7 12 (17.91%) SDLC
8 11 (16.42%) Data Transformation
8 11 (16.42%) Scrum
9 9 (13.43%) Change Management
9 9 (13.43%) ITIL
9 9 (13.43%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (11.94%) CRM
10 8 (11.94%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (11.94%) Kanban
10 8 (11.94%) Presales
10 8 (11.94%) Service Design
11 7 (10.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) C#
3 17 (25.37%) Bash Shell
3 17 (25.37%) Korn
3 17 (25.37%) Python
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 6 (8.96%) VBA
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.99%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
1 17 (25.37%) Talend
2 4 (5.97%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.48%) Sybase
4 1 (1.49%) IBM