Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 36 41
Rank change year-on-year -31 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle 77 120 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.20% 5.48% 5.20%
As % of the Vendors category 9.92% 14.48% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 104 99
Leeds median daily rate £478 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.38% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £379 £304 £300
90th Percentile £571 £615 £500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £33.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - £24.00

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 776 829 974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.25% 37.87% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 507 630
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £303 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 19
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.88% -2.90%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.00 £27.68 £30.90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £12.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +22.40% -12.28% +1.79%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (35.06%) Java
4 19 (24.68%) Oracle Database
5 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
6 15 (19.48%) Linux
7 14 (18.18%) Unix
7 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
8 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
9 12 (15.58%) Web Services
9 12 (15.58%) Finance
9 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.29%) Scrum
11 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
11 10 (12.99%) ITIL
12 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
13 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
13 8 (10.39%) SAP
13 8 (10.39%) Python
13 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
13 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
13 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (9.09%) REST
14 7 (9.09%) JSON

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 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.90%) Anypoint
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.60%) Tuxedo
4 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) SAP HCM
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.30%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Boomi
2 3 (3.90%) Force.com
2 3 (3.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Broadband
2 1 (1.30%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.30%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) Oracle Database
2 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.79%) MySQL
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.19%) DB2
9 3 (3.90%) GIS
9 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.60%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (2.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.79%) Subversion
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.60%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.60%) Maven
4 2 (2.60%) ProC
5 1 (1.30%) Appium
5 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Mockito
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.30%) Toad
5 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.30%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.30%) German Language
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) DBA
1 18 (23.38%) Developer
2 10 (12.99%) SQL DBA
3 7 (9.09%) Administrator
4 6 (7.79%) Consultant
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (6.49%) Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Architect
6 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (3.90%) Salesforce Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.60%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.60%) Database Team Leader
8 2 (2.60%) IT Support
8 2 (2.60%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.60%) Management Accountant
8 2 (2.60%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) Web Services
2 7 (9.09%) JSON
2 7 (9.09%) Middleware
2 7 (9.09%) REST
2 7 (9.09%) SOAP
2 7 (9.09%) XML
3 6 (7.79%) HTML
4 5 (6.49%) CSS
5 4 (5.19%) Kafka
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
6 3 (3.90%) Java SE
6 3 (3.90%) Spring
6 3 (3.90%) Visualforce
7 2 (2.60%) .NET
7 2 (2.60%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.60%) OC4J
7 2 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.90%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) CMDB
5 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) RIA
5 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Unix
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) AIX
6 1 (1.30%) CentOS
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
3 11 (14.29%) Scrum
4 10 (12.99%) ITIL
5 8 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.09%) Migration
7 6 (7.79%) High Availability
7 6 (7.79%) Service Management
8 5 (6.49%) Analytics
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps
8 5 (6.49%) ERP
8 5 (6.49%) ETL
8 5 (6.49%) Open Source
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.49%) SDLC
8 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.19%) Coaching
9 4 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.19%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 27 (35.06%) Java
3 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
3 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
4 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
5 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.39%) Python
7 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.79%) Perl
8 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.19%) JCL
9 3 (3.90%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.90%) COBOL
9 3 (3.90%) Ruby
9 3 (3.90%) SOQL
10 2 (2.60%) C
10 2 (2.60%) C#
10 2 (2.60%) Scala
11 1 (1.30%) R
11 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) CCAB
2 3 (3.90%) Degree
3 2 (2.60%) CIMA
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.19%) Terraform
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (3.90%) Puppet
3 2 (2.60%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Ambari
4 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) SAP
2 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) Apigee
4 3 (3.90%) Dell
4 3 (3.90%) IBM
4 3 (3.90%) Informatica
4 3 (3.90%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.90%) NetApp
4 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.90%) Software AG
4 3 (3.90%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.60%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.60%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.30%) BMC
6 1 (1.30%) Cadence
6 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.30%) Perforce
6 1 (1.30%) Sage