Period
to 16 July 2019

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 6 months to 16 July 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 16 9
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle 32 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.34% 8.36% 10.18%
As % of the Vendors category 9.41% 16.04% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 65 55
Cardiff median daily rate £388 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -10.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £311 £285 £305
90th Percentile £478 £560 £525
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.19% +16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £19.50
South Wales median hourly rate £60.00 - £29.51

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 Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 340 424 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 46.07% 52.15% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 332 231
Cardiff median daily rate £450 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £175
90th Percentile £668 £538 £538
South Wales median daily rate £444 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +9.57% +8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 17
Cardiff median hourly rate £25.25 £11.78 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.35% -25.73% -9.37%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £21.03 £39.85
South Wales median hourly rate £18.00 £12.74 £15.86
% change year-on-year +41.26% -19.66% +2.32%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Cardiff

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) SOA
3 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (34.38%) DevOps
4 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
5 8 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 8 (25.00%) Middleware
5 8 (25.00%) Ansible
6 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
6 7 (21.88%) IBM
6 7 (21.88%) GitHub
6 7 (21.88%) JIRA
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) Puppet
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (18.75%) WebCenter
7 6 (18.75%) JBoss
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
7 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Automation
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (15.63%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server

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 11 (34.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
2 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
3 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
4 6 (18.75%) JBoss
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) GitHub
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (3.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.25%) MariaDB
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) Informix
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) GitLab
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) DBA
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Database Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Python Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (25.00%) Middleware
3 6 (18.75%) WebCenter
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (9.38%) Spring
5 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 2 (6.25%) .NET
6 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE
6 2 (6.25%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.13%) Flash
7 1 (3.13%) HTML
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (3.13%) REST
7 1 (3.13%) Struts
7 1 (3.13%) TensorFlow
7 1 (3.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) DevOps
1 11 (34.38%) SOA
2 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Automation
3 5 (15.63%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 5 (15.63%) Database Security
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.38%) Security Hardening
5 3 (9.38%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (9.38%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.25%) Availability Management
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Fintech
6 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Ansible
2 6 (18.75%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) Imperva
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Netezza
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Workday
5 1 (3.13%) CyberArk
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) VMware