Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 41 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 131 117 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.97% 4.94% 8.29%
As % of the Vendors category 15.25% 12.47% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 94 175
Leeds median daily rate £400 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £280 £310 £293
90th Percentile £600 £498 £600
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £415 £425
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £11.52 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.70% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.52 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -14.70% -35.71% -58.00%

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 859 938 1,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 39.17% 39.58% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 610 689
Leeds median daily rate £390 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.90% +18.46%
10th Percentile £230 £250 £239
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 43
Leeds median hourly rate £36.25 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +190.00% -16.67% +9.23%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.12 £10.95
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.30 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £12.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.33% -18.33% +30.86%

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 21 January 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 21 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 62 (47.33%) Java
2 60 (45.80%) SQL
3 43 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (30.53%) Finance
5 26 (19.85%) Spring
6 25 (19.08%) Oracle Database
7 24 (18.32%) TDD
8 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
8 22 (16.79%) Hibernate
8 22 (16.79%) MySQL
9 21 (16.03%) Unix
10 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
11 18 (13.74%) MongoDB
12 17 (12.98%) BDD
13 16 (12.21%) NoSQL
13 16 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (12.21%) DevOps
14 15 (11.45%) Analytics
14 15 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (10.69%) XML
15 14 (10.69%) Tomcat
15 14 (10.69%) Relational Database
16 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
16 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (9.92%) Hadoop
16 13 (9.92%) Spring Boot
16 13 (9.92%) Scrum
17 12 (9.16%) Kanban
17 12 (9.16%) Migration
17 12 (9.16%) Sun Certification

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 14 (10.69%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.87%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.11%) JBoss
4 7 (5.34%) SAS
5 5 (3.82%) Jetty
5 5 (3.82%) Tornado
6 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.05%) Confluence
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.29%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.53%) Apache
8 2 (1.53%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.53%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.53%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.76%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.53%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) AMQP
2 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.53%) SMS
3 2 (1.53%) SSH
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.08%) Oracle Database
2 22 (16.79%) MySQL
3 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
4 18 (13.74%) MongoDB
5 16 (12.21%) NoSQL
6 14 (10.69%) Relational Database
7 13 (9.92%) Hadoop
8 11 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (7.63%) Big Data
9 10 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.34%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
13 5 (3.82%) Couchbase
13 5 (3.82%) Redis
13 5 (3.82%) Riak
13 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (3.05%) Apache Hive
14 4 (3.05%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) JUnit
3 11 (8.40%) Maven
4 7 (5.34%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.82%) FitNesse
5 5 (3.82%) JBehave
5 5 (3.82%) JIRA
5 5 (3.82%) Selenium
5 5 (3.82%) Subversion
5 5 (3.82%) Vagrant
6 4 (3.05%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.29%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.53%) ERwin
8 2 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.76%) JMeter
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (30.53%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Retail
4 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
4 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (38.17%) Developer
2 37 (28.24%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.03%) Consultant
4 19 (14.50%) Analyst
5 13 (9.92%) Architect
6 11 (8.40%) DBA
7 10 (7.63%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (6.87%) Administrator
8 9 (6.87%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (5.34%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.58%) Security Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.82%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Java Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 4 (3.05%) IT Support
12 4 (3.05%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.85%) Spring
2 22 (16.79%) Hibernate
3 16 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (10.69%) XML
5 13 (9.92%) Spring Boot
6 12 (9.16%) Web Services
7 9 (6.87%) Kafka
8 8 (6.11%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (6.11%) Apache Camel
9 7 (5.34%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.34%) JMS
9 7 (5.34%) Node.js
10 5 (3.82%) .NET
10 5 (3.82%) Flask
10 5 (3.82%) Gherkin
11 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.05%) HTML
12 3 (2.29%) Ajax
12 3 (2.29%) CSS
12 3 (2.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.29%) Clustering
4 3 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.29%) Replication
5 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) EPoS
6 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.03%) Unix
2 11 (8.40%) Linux
3 7 (5.34%) Windows
4 1 (0.76%) AIX
4 1 (0.76%) CentOS
4 1 (0.76%) HPUX
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.32%) TDD
3 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
4 17 (12.98%) BDD
5 16 (12.21%) DevOps
6 15 (11.45%) Analytics
6 15 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (9.92%) Scrum
8 12 (9.16%) Kanban
8 12 (9.16%) Migration
8 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.63%) Microservices
9 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.63%) Visualisation
10 9 (6.87%) Data Management
10 9 (6.87%) DSDM
10 9 (6.87%) Information Security
10 9 (6.87%) RUP
11 8 (6.11%) Open Source
11 8 (6.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (47.33%) Java
2 60 (45.80%) SQL
3 8 (6.11%) Python
4 7 (5.34%) COBOL
4 7 (5.34%) Ruby
4 7 (5.34%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.05%) C#
7 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.05%) Scala
8 3 (2.29%) R
8 3 (2.29%) VB
9 2 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.53%) Go
9 2 (1.53%) RPG
9 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB6
9 2 (1.53%) VBA
10 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.16%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.53%) SAS Certification
2 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.76%) CISM
3 1 (0.76%) CISSP
3 1 (0.76%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) MCP
3 1 (0.76%) MCSA
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) OCP
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.87%) GDPR
3 5 (3.82%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.05%) QA
5 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.76%) PMO
6 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Docker
2 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.53%) HDFS
3 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Ansible
1 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.82%) Puppet
2 2 (1.53%) Oozie
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (6.11%) SAP
2 7 (5.34%) IBM
2 7 (5.34%) Tableau
3 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.05%) NetApp
5 3 (2.29%) Datameer
5 3 (2.29%) HP
5 3 (2.29%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.29%) Informatica
5 3 (2.29%) Splunk
6 2 (1.53%) Apigee
6 2 (1.53%) CA
6 2 (1.53%) Cisco
6 2 (1.53%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.53%) Dell
6 2 (1.53%) EMC
6 2 (1.53%) F5
6 2 (1.53%) Logi
6 2 (1.53%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (1.53%) TIBCO