Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 18 12
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 47 75 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 14.11% 14.18% 11.41%
As % of the Vendors category 30.72% 36.23% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 54 18
Belfast median daily rate £412 £425 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.06% +104.82% +10.67%
10th Percentile £325 £392 £163
90th Percentile £513 £453 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £425 £208
% change year-on-year -3.06% +104.82% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 - -

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 153 207 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 45.95% 39.13% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 143 74
Belfast median daily rate £400 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +30.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £266 £265 £132
90th Percentile £513 £488 £435
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £413 £315
% change year-on-year -3.03% +30.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 16
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £12.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +10.50% -
10th Percentile £15.30 £9.65 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.60 £25.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £12.34
% change year-on-year +135.71% +13.45% -

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 40 (85.11%) Finance
2 31 (65.96%) SQL
3 25 (53.19%) RDBMS
3 25 (53.19%) Java
3 25 (53.19%) Relational Database
4 23 (48.94%) Banking
5 21 (44.68%) WebSphere
5 21 (44.68%) DB2
5 21 (44.68%) XML
6 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
6 20 (42.55%) CSS
6 20 (42.55%) JSP
6 20 (42.55%) Ajax
6 20 (42.55%) RESTful
7 18 (38.30%) WebLogic
8 17 (36.17%) Struts
8 17 (36.17%) Web Services
8 17 (36.17%) JUnit
8 17 (36.17%) Eclipse
8 17 (36.17%) MVC
8 17 (36.17%) Test Automation
8 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.17%) TDD
8 17 (36.17%) Cucumber
8 17 (36.17%) Gherkin
8 17 (36.17%) Backbone.js
8 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
8 17 (36.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (34.04%) Grunt
9 16 (34.04%) Bower

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 21 (44.68%) WebSphere
2 18 (38.30%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.38%) Confluence
4 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.38%) SAS
5 2 (4.26%) Tuxedo
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Actimize
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) RDBMS
1 25 (53.19%) Relational Database
2 21 (44.68%) DB2
3 16 (34.04%) DB2 UDB
4 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
5 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
6 6 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (6.38%) Spark SQL
9 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.13%) Big Data
10 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Cucumber
1 17 (36.17%) Eclipse
1 17 (36.17%) JUnit
2 16 (34.04%) Bower
2 16 (34.04%) Grunt
2 16 (34.04%) Jasmine
3 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) PeopleTools
General
1 40 (85.11%) Finance
2 23 (48.94%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Senior Developer
4 13 (27.66%) Analyst
4 13 (27.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Report Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Ab Initio Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Talend Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Hyperion Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) PeopleSoft DBA
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Financial Analyst
10 1 (2.13%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) XML
2 20 (42.55%) Ajax
2 20 (42.55%) CSS
2 20 (42.55%) JSP
2 20 (42.55%) RESTful
3 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
3 17 (36.17%) Backbone.js
3 17 (36.17%) Gherkin
3 17 (36.17%) Struts
3 17 (36.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 17 (36.17%) Web Services
4 16 (34.04%) Hibernate
4 16 (34.04%) Spring
4 16 (34.04%) Spring Batch
4 16 (34.04%) Spring Integration
5 5 (10.64%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (8.51%) Java EE
6 4 (8.51%) React
6 4 (8.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.13%) Equities
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (36.17%) MVC
1 17 (36.17%) TDD
1 17 (36.17%) Test Automation
2 16 (34.04%) Project Management
2 16 (34.04%) Time Management
2 16 (34.04%) Waterfall
3 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) ETL
5 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.77%) ERP
5 6 (12.77%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.51%) Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Balanced Scorecard
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.38%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (6.38%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Time Series Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.51%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.38%) R
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) IFRS
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Hyperion
1 8 (17.02%) IFS
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (10.64%) Talend
3 4 (8.51%) SAP
4 3 (6.38%) Ab Initio
4 3 (6.38%) RapidMiner
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.13%) Informatica
6 1 (2.13%) Vermilion