Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 9 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 41 71 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 12.42% 17.03% 8.98%
As % of the Vendors category 29.29% 36.41% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 33
Belfast median daily rate £413 £431 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +12.68% -15.00%
10th Percentile £270 £309 £260
90th Percentile £521 £476 £424
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £431 £375
% change year-on-year -4.29% +14.93% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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 140 195 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 42.42% 46.76% 41.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 129 127
Belfast median daily rate £330 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.26% +22.86% -
10th Percentile £155 £265 £213
90th Percentile £505 £540 £439
County Antrim median daily rate £330 £430 £350
% change year-on-year -23.26% +22.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 19
Belfast median hourly rate £18.11 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.15% +12.50% -17.24%
10th Percentile £11.04 £11.03 £10.80
90th Percentile £74.90 £16.75 £14.42
County Antrim median hourly rate £17.06 £13.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +26.33% +12.50% -17.24%

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 24 April 2019.

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

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Belfast

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Belfast over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 24 (58.54%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
3 13 (31.71%) JBoss
3 13 (31.71%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (26.83%) HTML
5 11 (26.83%) CSS
5 11 (26.83%) Spring
6 10 (24.39%) JSF
6 10 (24.39%) Maven
6 10 (24.39%) JSON
6 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
6 10 (24.39%) CSS3
6 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
6 10 (24.39%) SOAP
6 10 (24.39%) XML
7 9 (21.95%) Web Services
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) Banking
8 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) IFS
8 8 (19.51%) Hyperion
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (17.07%) Change Management

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 (31.71%) JBoss
2 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) NetWeaver
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.32%) DB2
5 3 (7.32%) Informix
6 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.44%) GIS
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
1 10 (24.39%) Maven
2 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.88%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.88%) MSTest
3 2 (4.88%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (17.07%) Technical Leader
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) WCF Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Hyperion Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) CSS
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
1 11 (26.83%) Spring
2 10 (24.39%) CSS3
2 10 (24.39%) JSF
2 10 (24.39%) JSON
2 10 (24.39%) SOAP
2 10 (24.39%) XML
3 9 (21.95%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) EJB
4 6 (14.63%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (14.63%) HTML5
4 6 (14.63%) JDBC
5 5 (12.20%) .NET
5 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 5 (12.20%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.32%) JAX-WS
7 3 (7.32%) JPA
7 3 (7.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (31.71%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (12.20%) Smart Meter
4 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Change Management
3 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
4 6 (14.63%) ERP
4 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
4 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
5 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.32%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 2 (4.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Java 8
5 3 (7.32%) Scala
5 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (12.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) IFRS
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Hyperion
2 8 (19.51%) IFS
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 3 (7.32%) Ab Initio
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Concur
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) Talend
5 1 (2.44%) Vermilion