Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 50 106 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 15.11% 17.10% 12.71%
As % of the Vendors category 33.78% 44.17% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 89 13
Belfast median daily rate £428 £425 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +117.95% -2.50%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £163
90th Percentile £486 £550 £288
County Antrim median daily rate £428 £425 £195
% change year-on-year +0.59% +117.95% -2.50%
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 148 240 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 44.71% 38.71% 55.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 175 73
Belfast median daily rate £412 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +30.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £105
90th Percentile £504 £496 £455
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £413 £315
% change year-on-year -0.12% +30.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Belfast median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.57% -6.67% -53.13%
10th Percentile £15.25 £9.65 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £18.24 £38.63
County Antrim median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +53.57% -6.67% -53.13%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 38 (76.00%) Finance
2 30 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 30 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 29 (58.00%) SQL
4 28 (56.00%) Banking
5 27 (54.00%) Java
5 27 (54.00%) DB2
6 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
9 19 (38.00%) WebSphere
9 19 (38.00%) Spring
9 19 (38.00%) XML
10 18 (36.00%) CSS
10 18 (36.00%) JSP
10 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
10 18 (36.00%) RESTful
11 17 (34.00%) Degree
11 17 (34.00%) Ajax
11 17 (34.00%) TDD
12 16 (32.00%) JUnit
12 16 (32.00%) WebLogic
12 16 (32.00%) MVC
13 15 (30.00%) Eclipse
13 15 (30.00%) Web Services
13 15 (30.00%) Cucumber
13 15 (30.00%) Backbone.js
13 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
14 14 (28.00%) Grunt

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 19 (38.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (32.00%) WebLogic
3 12 (24.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.00%) Confluence
4 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.00%) SAS
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Actimize
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 30 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (54.00%) DB2
3 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (26.00%) DB2 UDB
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database
6 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (18.00%) Big Data
8 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (6.00%) MySQL
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (6.00%) Spark SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JUnit
2 15 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 15 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 14 (28.00%) Bower
3 14 (28.00%) Grunt
3 14 (28.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (12.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.00%) PeopleTools
7 1 (2.00%) Maven
7 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (76.00%) Finance
2 28 (56.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Talend Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.00%) DB2 Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Junior
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Report Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) Spring
1 19 (38.00%) XML
2 18 (36.00%) CSS
2 18 (36.00%) JSP
2 18 (36.00%) RESTful
3 17 (34.00%) Ajax
4 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (30.00%) Web Services
5 14 (28.00%) Gherkin
5 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
5 14 (28.00%) Struts
6 13 (26.00%) Spring Batch
6 13 (26.00%) Spring Integration
7 11 (22.00%) JMS
8 5 (10.00%) J2EE
9 4 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (8.00%) EJB
9 4 (8.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Equities
5 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (34.00%) TDD
4 16 (32.00%) MVC
5 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (26.00%) Project Management
5 13 (26.00%) Time Management
5 13 (26.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.00%) ETL
7 6 (12.00%) SDLC
8 5 (10.00%) Data Transformation
9 4 (8.00%) Analytics
9 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.00%) Data Extraction
10 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (6.00%) Predictive Modelling
10 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (24.00%) Python
5 9 (18.00%) Korn
6 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (6.00%) R
8 1 (2.00%) Java 8
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Talend
2 5 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (8.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.00%) Ab Initio
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) RapidMiner
4 3 (6.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft