The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 27 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.

Oracle
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 29 16
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.34% 7.43% 8.63%
As % of the Vendors category 19.87% 17.82% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 17
Median daily rate £450 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £373 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -41.53%  
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 Cardiff.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 156 174 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 46.99% 41.73% 50.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 102 92
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £138 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +34.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £15.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £20.00 £27.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Cardiff

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Cardiff over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Cardiff

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Cardiff

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Cardiff over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Cardiff

Oracle
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 28 (47.46%) Teradata
2 25 (42.37%) Linux
3 24 (40.68%) Informatica
4 23 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database
6 21 (35.59%) SQL
7 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (30.51%) ETL
8 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (22.03%) PowerExchange
9 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
9 13 (22.03%) Windows
9 13 (22.03%) Change Data Capture
9 13 (22.03%) Analytics
10 12 (20.34%) Data Quality
10 12 (20.34%) Java
11 11 (18.64%) PowerCenter
11 11 (18.64%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
12 10 (16.95%) Data Mapping
12 10 (16.95%) Database Tuning
12 10 (16.95%) Finance
12 10 (16.95%) ETL Development
13 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
14 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (13.56%) Python
15 7 (11.86%) HP
15 7 (11.86%) Data Management
15 7 (11.86%) Ab Initio
15 7 (11.86%) Selenium

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (22.03%) PowerExchange
2 6 (10.17%) SAS
3 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.47%) JBoss
4 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (5.08%) Confluence
5 3 (5.08%) Tornado
6 2 (3.39%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.69%) IIS
7 1 (1.69%) Jetty
7 1 (1.69%) Luigi
7 1 (1.69%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.69%) nginx
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.69%) Route 53
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) DNS
1 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) DSL
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) IPsec
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) SSH
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
4 11 (18.64%) PowerCenter
5 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
6 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (11.86%) Big Data
7 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (10.17%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (10.17%) QlikView
9 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
9 5 (8.47%) MySQL
10 4 (6.78%) HBase
10 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
10 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (5.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
11 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Selenium
2 6 (10.17%) ERwin
3 5 (8.47%) JIRA
3 5 (8.47%) JMeter
4 4 (6.78%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.08%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.39%) Ant
6 2 (3.39%) Hudson
6 2 (3.39%) Maven
6 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.69%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) NuGet
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
7 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Consultant
2 14 (23.73%) Informatica Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Data Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Data Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Performance Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Performance Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Scala Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Teradata Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Data Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) ETL Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) XML
2 4 (6.78%) J2EE
2 4 (6.78%) Middleware
3 3 (5.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (5.08%) Flask
3 3 (5.08%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (3.39%) OAuth
4 2 (3.39%) SOAP
5 1 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.69%) Java EE
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
5 1 (1.69%) Kafka
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.69%) Servlets
5 1 (1.69%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
1 6 (10.17%) iSeries
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Life Science
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (30.51%) ETL
2 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.03%) Analytics
3 13 (22.03%) Change Data Capture
4 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
4 10 (16.95%) Data Mapping
4 10 (16.95%) Database Tuning
4 10 (16.95%) ETL Development
5 7 (11.86%) Data Management
5 7 (11.86%) Test Strategy
6 6 (10.17%) Data Analytics
6 6 (10.17%) Data Architecture
6 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
6 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 6 (10.17%) Performance Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Quality Management
6 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
6 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) Java
3 8 (13.56%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) Perl
5 3 (5.08%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) JCL
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.08%) R
6 2 (3.39%) Korn
6 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) ISEB
2 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CBAP
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.39%) Docker
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) iptables
3 1 (1.69%) NFS
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Ansible
1 3 (5.08%) Control-M
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Fluentd
3 1 (1.69%) Grafana
3 1 (1.69%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) Marathon
3 1 (1.69%) Mesos
3 1 (1.69%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.69%) Salt
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Teradata
2 24 (40.68%) Informatica
3 7 (11.86%) Ab Initio
3 7 (11.86%) HP
3 7 (11.86%) Tableau
4 6 (10.17%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (10.17%) Netezza
5 5 (8.47%) SAP
6 4 (6.78%) Cloudera
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.08%) Micro Focus
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.08%) Thunderhead
8 2 (3.39%) BMC
8 2 (3.39%) Remedy
8 2 (3.39%) VMware
9 1 (1.69%) BT
9 1 (1.69%) Cognos
9 1 (1.69%) NetApp
9 1 (1.69%) Siebel
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