Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 48 23
Rank change year-on-year -20 -25 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 89 101 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.52% 4.66% 7.21%
As % of the Vendors category 10.50% 13.29% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 76 156
Leeds median daily rate £450 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +15.07%
10th Percentile £220 £308 £300
90th Percentile £588 £506 £544
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% +15.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £33.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - -

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 848 760 1,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 33.56% 35.04% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 465 711
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £290
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 18
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.06% +9.23% -4.38%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.65 £9.85
90th Percentile £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +21.16% +9.23% -10.34%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Leeds

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Leeds

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Leeds

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 41 (46.07%) Java
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (31.46%) Relational Database
4 27 (30.34%) SQL
5 23 (25.84%) Linux
6 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
6 20 (22.47%) Scrum
7 18 (20.22%) Open Source
7 18 (20.22%) XML
8 17 (19.10%) Unix
8 17 (19.10%) SOAP
8 17 (19.10%) Finance
8 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database
8 17 (19.10%) REST
9 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (17.98%) MySQL
9 16 (17.98%) HTML
10 15 (16.85%) JSON
11 14 (15.73%) Web Services
11 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
11 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (14.61%) NoSQL
12 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
12 13 (14.61%) Python
13 11 (12.36%) PL/SQL
13 11 (12.36%) Waterfall
13 11 (12.36%) VMware
14 10 (11.24%) Retail
14 10 (11.24%) Spring
14 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (11.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (8.99%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.99%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.87%) Apache
4 5 (5.62%) Anypoint
5 4 (4.49%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.49%) SAS
6 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.25%) Confluence
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (1.12%) JBoss
8 1 (1.12%) Mule
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (1.12%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.25%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.74%) Force.com
1 6 (6.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 5 (5.62%) Boomi
3 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) LAN
2 2 (2.25%) NAS
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
2 2 (2.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.46%) Relational Database
2 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
3 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database
4 16 (17.98%) MySQL
5 13 (14.61%) NoSQL
6 10 (11.24%) RDBMS
7 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
10 5 (5.62%) Big Data
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (3.37%) GIS
12 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (2.25%) Informix
13 2 (2.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.99%) Subversion
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.49%) Maven
4 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.37%) ProC
5 2 (2.25%) Flyway
5 2 (2.25%) GitLab
5 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.25%) JIRA
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Mockito
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.12%) Protractor
6 1 (1.12%) Selenium
6 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.12%) Toad
6 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
3 7 (7.87%) Banking
4 6 (6.74%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Games
5 2 (2.25%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 10 (11.24%) Consultant
3 9 (10.11%) Architect
4 7 (7.87%) Java Architect
4 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Java Solutions Architect
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Administrator
5 6 (6.74%) Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) DBA
5 6 (6.74%) Salesforce Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.37%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) XML
2 17 (19.10%) REST
2 17 (19.10%) SOAP
3 16 (17.98%) HTML
4 15 (16.85%) JSON
5 14 (15.73%) Web Services
6 10 (11.24%) Spring
7 9 (10.11%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (10.11%) CSS
7 9 (10.11%) Kafka
8 7 (7.87%) HTML5
9 6 (6.74%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (6.74%) Visualforce
10 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.62%) Java EE
10 5 (5.62%) Java SE
11 4 (4.49%) Middleware
12 3 (3.37%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.37%) J2EE
12 3 (3.37%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.74%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.12%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Unix
3 4 (4.49%) Windows
4 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.25%) AIX
5 2 (2.25%) Debian
5 2 (2.25%) HPUX
5 2 (2.25%) Solaris
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) Scrum
3 18 (20.22%) Open Source
4 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (12.36%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.24%) SOA
7 9 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (10.11%) ETL
8 8 (8.99%) High Availability
8 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.99%) SDLC
9 7 (7.87%) Decision-Making
9 7 (7.87%) DevOps
9 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.74%) CRM
10 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.74%) OO
10 6 (6.74%) OOP
10 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.07%) Java
2 27 (30.34%) SQL
3 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
4 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.61%) Python
5 11 (12.36%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.11%) Ruby
7 6 (6.74%) Apex Code
7 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.74%) SOQL
8 5 (5.62%) Scala
9 3 (3.37%) COBOL
9 3 (3.37%) Java 8
10 2 (2.25%) C
10 2 (2.25%) C#
10 2 (2.25%) Perl
10 2 (2.25%) PROC SQL
11 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) CCAB
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) CIMA
4 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.12%) PMO
4 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.74%) VMware Server
3 3 (3.37%) KVM
4 2 (2.25%) Docker
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Puppet
2 6 (6.74%) Ansible
3 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.25%) CA Wily
6 2 (2.25%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.25%) OpenView
7 1 (1.12%) Ambari
7 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) VMware
2 8 (8.99%) Informatica
3 6 (6.74%) Dell
3 6 (6.74%) IBM
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.74%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.62%) Apigee
4 5 (5.62%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.62%) Software AG
5 4 (4.49%) NetApp
6 3 (3.37%) Cadence
6 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) SAP
6 3 (3.37%) Splunk
7 2 (2.25%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.25%) Google
7 2 (2.25%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.25%) Nimsoft
7 2 (2.25%) Teradata