Period
to 22 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 35 22
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 116 113 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.65% 5.29% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 12.62% 14.36% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 142
Leeds median daily rate £425 £358 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.88% -18.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £286 £308 £306
90th Percentile £575 £475 £549
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +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% -40.00%

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 919 787 1,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.80% 36.84% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 511 694
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £258 £258 £277
90th Percentile £550 £538 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 15 31
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -10.00% +10.33%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.68 £12.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -15.52% +4.54%

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 April 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 April 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 52 (44.83%) Java
2 47 (40.52%) SQL
3 37 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.14%) Relational Database
5 27 (23.28%) Finance
5 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
6 24 (20.69%) XML
7 21 (18.10%) Linux
8 20 (17.24%) Open Source
9 19 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (16.38%) MySQL
10 18 (15.52%) Unix
10 18 (15.52%) Oracle Database
11 15 (12.93%) Scrum
11 15 (12.93%) NoSQL
12 14 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (12.07%) Spring
12 14 (12.07%) HTML
13 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (11.21%) Python
14 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
14 12 (10.34%) Banking
15 11 (9.48%) VMware
15 11 (9.48%) Ruby
15 11 (9.48%) SOAP
15 11 (9.48%) JUnit
15 11 (9.48%) SOA
15 11 (9.48%) RDBMS
15 11 (9.48%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 11 (9.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (6.90%) Apache
3 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.17%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.45%) JBoss
5 4 (3.45%) SAS
5 4 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.59%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (2.59%) Apache Synapse
6 3 (2.59%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 2 (1.72%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.72%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.86%) Confluence
8 1 (0.86%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.86%) Mule
8 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.59%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.59%) Force.com
2 3 (2.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (1.72%) Boomi
3 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) HTTP
2 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.59%) Internet
4 2 (1.72%) LAN
4 2 (1.72%) NAS
4 2 (1.72%) SAN
4 2 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
3 19 (16.38%) MySQL
4 18 (15.52%) Oracle Database
5 15 (12.93%) NoSQL
6 11 (9.48%) RDBMS
7 10 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (6.03%) Big Data
8 7 (6.03%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (5.17%) Informix
10 5 (4.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.45%) Power BI
12 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.72%) QlikView
12 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) JUnit
2 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.31%) Maven
3 5 (4.31%) Subversion
4 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.72%) JIRA
6 2 (1.72%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.72%) ProC
6 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.86%) Flyway
7 1 (0.86%) GitLab
7 1 (0.86%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.86%) Mockito
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.86%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 8 (6.90%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.59%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Developer
2 20 (17.24%) Consultant
3 17 (14.66%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Analyst
5 13 (11.21%) Architect
6 10 (8.62%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Administrator
8 7 (6.03%) DBA
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Java Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) SQL Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
11 4 (3.45%) IT Support
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.69%) XML
2 14 (12.07%) HTML
2 14 (12.07%) Spring
3 11 (9.48%) REST
3 11 (9.48%) SOAP
4 10 (8.62%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (8.62%) JSON
4 10 (8.62%) Kafka
4 10 (8.62%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (8.62%) Web Services
5 7 (6.03%) CSS
5 7 (6.03%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.03%) HTML5
6 4 (3.45%) .NET
6 4 (3.45%) Ajax
6 4 (3.45%) Middleware
6 4 (3.45%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.59%) Node.js
7 3 (2.59%) Velocity
7 3 (2.59%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.59%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.59%) TM Forum
6 2 (1.72%) FMCG
6 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.72%) NHS
6 2 (1.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) EPoS
7 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.86%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Linux
2 18 (15.52%) Unix
3 7 (6.03%) Windows
4 4 (3.45%) AIX
4 4 (3.45%) HPUX
4 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Solaris
5 2 (1.72%) CentOS
5 2 (1.72%) Debian
6 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.24%) Open Source
3 19 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (12.93%) Scrum
5 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.48%) SOA
8 9 (7.76%) DevOps
8 9 (7.76%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.90%) Information Security
9 8 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.03%) Kanban
10 7 (6.03%) Migration
10 7 (6.03%) TDD
11 6 (5.17%) Analytics
11 6 (5.17%) BDD
11 6 (5.17%) Security Architecture
11 6 (5.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.83%) Java
2 47 (40.52%) SQL
3 13 (11.21%) Python
4 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.48%) Ruby
6 8 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.17%) COBOL
7 6 (5.17%) Java 8
7 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.17%) Scala
8 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.59%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.59%) C
9 3 (2.59%) C#
9 3 (2.59%) SOQL
10 2 (1.72%) RPG
10 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.72%) VB
10 2 (1.72%) VB6
10 2 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) Sun Certification
2 4 (3.45%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.86%) CISM
4 1 (0.86%) CISSP
4 1 (0.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.86%) MCSA
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.86%) OCP
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.17%) QA
3 5 (4.31%) GDPR
4 4 (3.45%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.72%) PMO
6 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Server
3 3 (2.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) Ansible
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.72%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.72%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.72%) OpenView
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) VMware
2 10 (8.62%) IBM
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.17%) HP
4 6 (5.17%) SAP
5 5 (4.31%) Cadence
5 5 (4.31%) Dell
5 5 (4.31%) Informatica
5 5 (4.31%) Splunk
5 5 (4.31%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.59%) Cisco
6 3 (2.59%) EMC
6 3 (2.59%) F5
6 3 (2.59%) NetApp
6 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.72%) Google
7 2 (1.72%) QAD
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.72%) Software AG
7 2 (1.72%) Teradata