The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 16 17 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.00% 4.30% 4.12%
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 16.00% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.47%  
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 Halifax.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 23 25 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 30.67% 26.88% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 28
Median daily rate £423 £380 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £322 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £480 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.00%  
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 Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Halifax

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Halifax

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

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 Halifax region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Data Security
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) QlikView
3 3 (60.00%) BPMN
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BPMN
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Data Security
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata