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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 20 16 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 8.06% 6.36% 20.20%
As % of the Vendors category 18.28% 14.00% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 11
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £450 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 93 50 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 44.08% 45.45% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 15 25
Median daily rate £326 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £109 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle in Belfast.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Belfast

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (40.63%) Web Services
6 12 (37.50%) Banking
7 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 10 (31.25%) .NET
7 10 (31.25%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
8 9 (28.13%) Scrum
8 9 (28.13%) Sybase
8 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET
8 9 (28.13%) JSON
8 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
8 9 (28.13%) WCF
8 9 (28.13%) WPF
8 9 (28.13%) WF
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (28.13%) Algorithms
8 9 (28.13%) RESTful
8 9 (28.13%) Memory Management
9 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (25.00%) OOP
9 8 (25.00%) OO
9 8 (25.00%) Front Office
9 8 (25.00%) SOA
10 6 (18.75%) Linux
10 6 (18.75%) Java

Oracle
Top Related 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 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) EngageOne
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) DB2
4 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.25%) QlikView
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Front Office
4 5 (15.63%) Billing
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) C# Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) C# WPF Developer
4 5 (15.63%) WPF Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Ab Initio Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Payroll Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.25%) E-Business Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET
3 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (28.13%) JSON
3 9 (28.13%) RESTful
3 9 (28.13%) WCF
3 9 (28.13%) WF
3 9 (28.13%) WPF
4 5 (15.63%) JSP
4 5 (15.63%) Servlets
4 5 (15.63%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) J2EE
6 3 (9.38%) JMS
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) EJB
7 1 (3.13%) HTML
7 1 (3.13%) JDBC
7 1 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Algorithms
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Memory Management
2 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (25.00%) OOP
3 8 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.50%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (12.50%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) E-business
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Korn
6 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 4 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Sybase
2 4 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 4 (12.50%) ATG
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £381.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £466.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago