Period
to 18 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 25 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 58 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 12.31% 7.29% 12.78%
As % of the Vendors category 32.04% 17.02% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 4
Belfast median daily rate £426 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.54% -3.03% +37.50%
10th Percentile £396 £163 £328
90th Percentile £453 £419 £450
County Antrim median daily rate £426 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.54% -3.03% +37.50%
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 181 141 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 38.43% 42.86% 53.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 86 26
Belfast median daily rate £415 £326 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.30% +4.32% +4.60%
10th Percentile £265 £163 £259
90th Percentile £488 £430 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £415 £326 £313
% change year-on-year +27.30% +4.32% +4.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 0
Belfast median hourly rate £13.75 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.58% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.75 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +14.58% - -

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 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 January 2018, 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 50 (86.21%) SQL
2 48 (82.76%) Java
3 40 (68.97%) DB2
4 39 (67.24%) RDBMS
4 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (67.24%) Relational Database
5 35 (60.34%) Backbone.js
5 35 (60.34%) AngularJS
6 34 (58.62%) Spring
6 34 (58.62%) Hibernate
7 33 (56.90%) CSS
7 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
7 33 (56.90%) TDD
7 33 (56.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 32 (55.17%) DB2 UDB
9 31 (53.45%) MVC
10 29 (50.00%) Waterfall
11 27 (46.55%) XML
12 23 (39.66%) Spring Integration
13 22 (37.93%) WebSphere
14 20 (34.48%) WebLogic
15 19 (32.76%) Eclipse
15 19 (32.76%) RESTful
16 18 (31.03%) Cucumber
16 18 (31.03%) Finance
16 18 (31.03%) Struts
16 18 (31.03%) JUnit
17 17 (29.31%) Web Services
17 17 (29.31%) JSP
17 17 (29.31%) Ajax

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 22 (37.93%) WebSphere
2 20 (34.48%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Actimize
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (68.97%) DB2
2 39 (67.24%) RDBMS
2 39 (67.24%) Relational Database
3 32 (55.17%) DB2 UDB
4 8 (13.79%) Hadoop
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.34%) Apache Hive
5 6 (10.34%) Big Data
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.17%) MySQL
9 2 (3.45%) Hazelcast
9 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.45%) Redis
10 1 (1.72%) KDB
10 1 (1.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Eclipse
2 18 (31.03%) Cucumber
2 18 (31.03%) JUnit
3 16 (27.59%) Bower
3 16 (27.59%) Grunt
3 16 (27.59%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.45%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) Gradle
4 2 (3.45%) Hudson
4 2 (3.45%) JBehave
4 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) LoadUI
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
4 2 (3.45%) Mockito
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Developer
2 41 (70.69%) Java Developer
3 19 (32.76%) Senior Developer
3 19 (32.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Integration Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) DBA
7 2 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.45%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (3.45%) Java Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Netezza Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) AngularJS
1 35 (60.34%) Backbone.js
2 34 (58.62%) Hibernate
2 34 (58.62%) Spring
3 33 (56.90%) CSS
3 33 (56.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 27 (46.55%) XML
5 23 (39.66%) Spring Integration
6 19 (32.76%) RESTful
7 18 (31.03%) Struts
8 17 (29.31%) Ajax
8 17 (29.31%) JSP
8 17 (29.31%) Web Services
9 16 (27.59%) Gherkin
10 7 (12.07%) JMS
11 6 (10.34%) Spring Batch
12 5 (8.62%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (5.17%) .NET
14 2 (3.45%) HTML
14 2 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Virtual Team
2 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Unix
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (56.90%) TDD
3 31 (53.45%) MVC
4 29 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 16 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 11 (18.97%) ETL
7 10 (17.24%) Analytics
7 10 (17.24%) Data Analytics
8 9 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Change Management
9 6 (10.34%) Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) SDLC
9 6 (10.34%) Time Management
10 5 (8.62%) Functional Testing
10 5 (8.62%) OO
10 5 (8.62%) Pattern Matching
11 4 (6.90%) Kanban
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
12 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
12 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 50 (86.21%) SQL
2 48 (82.76%) Java
3 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) COBOL
6 1 (1.72%) JCL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Ab Initio
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Netezza
4 1 (1.72%) ATG
4 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.72%) Nokia
4 1 (1.72%) Sencha
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase