Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Oracle
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 38 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 134 129 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.00% 4.91% 9.27%
As % of the Vendors category 15.44% 13.31% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 99 233
Leeds median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £281
90th Percentile £615 £498 £598
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £423 £385
% change year-on-year -5.33% +9.74% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -61.00%

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 868 969 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.89% 36.89% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 637 799
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 47
Leeds median hourly rate £21.56 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.81% -13.33% +9.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.98
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 69 (51.49%) Java
2 63 (47.01%) SQL
3 57 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (28.36%) Spring
5 37 (27.61%) Finance
6 36 (26.87%) MySQL
7 35 (26.12%) Hibernate
8 33 (24.63%) TDD
9 29 (21.64%) DevOps
10 28 (20.90%) Software Engineering
11 24 (17.91%) Unix
12 22 (16.42%) Oracle Database
12 22 (16.42%) MongoDB
13 21 (15.67%) NoSQL
14 19 (14.18%) Tomcat
15 18 (13.43%) Web Services
15 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
16 17 (12.69%) Microservices
16 17 (12.69%) BDD
16 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
17 16 (11.94%) Linux
17 16 (11.94%) RabbitMQ
18 15 (11.19%) Apache Cassandra
18 15 (11.19%) Relational Database
18 15 (11.19%) Git (software)
19 14 (10.45%) Maven
19 14 (10.45%) Scrum
19 14 (10.45%) Analytics
20 13 (9.70%) Spring Boot
20 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills

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 19 (14.18%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.96%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.72%) JBoss
4 8 (5.97%) Confluence
4 8 (5.97%) SAS
5 5 (3.73%) Jetty
5 5 (3.73%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.73%) Tornado
6 3 (2.24%) CloudStack
6 3 (2.24%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.49%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.49%) IaaS
3 2 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) AMQP
2 3 (2.24%) SSH
3 2 (1.49%) LDAP
3 2 (1.49%) SMS
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.87%) MySQL
2 22 (16.42%) MongoDB
2 22 (16.42%) Oracle Database
3 21 (15.67%) NoSQL
4 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
5 15 (11.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (11.19%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.96%) Hadoop
7 10 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (6.72%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (5.97%) Big Data
10 6 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (4.48%) Riak
11 5 (3.73%) Apache Hive
11 5 (3.73%) Couchbase
11 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.73%) Redis
12 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.19%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.45%) Maven
4 10 (7.46%) JUnit
5 9 (6.72%) JIRA
6 8 (5.97%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.48%) Selenium
8 5 (3.73%) FitNesse
8 5 (3.73%) JBehave
8 5 (3.73%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (2.99%) Subversion
10 3 (2.24%) ERwin
10 3 (2.24%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Marketing
5 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (48.51%) Developer
2 48 (35.82%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.19%) Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Consultant
5 12 (8.96%) Architect
6 9 (6.72%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) DBA
7 8 (5.97%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (5.22%) Administrator
8 7 (5.22%) Data Architect
9 4 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Java Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Software Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) SQL DBA
9 4 (2.99%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.24%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 3 (2.24%) IT Support
10 3 (2.24%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.36%) Spring
2 35 (26.12%) Hibernate
3 18 (13.43%) Web Services
4 16 (11.94%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (9.70%) Spring Boot
5 13 (9.70%) XML
6 12 (8.96%) AngularJS
6 12 (8.96%) Node.js
7 8 (5.97%) JMS
8 7 (5.22%) .NET
8 7 (5.22%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (5.22%) Apache Camel
9 6 (4.48%) HTML
9 6 (4.48%) Kafka
9 6 (4.48%) React
10 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.73%) CSS
10 5 (3.73%) Flask
10 5 (3.73%) Gherkin
10 5 (3.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.24%) Clustering
4 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.24%) Replication
5 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) AS400
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.91%) Unix
2 16 (11.94%) Linux
3 7 (5.22%) Windows
4 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.63%) TDD
3 29 (21.64%) DevOps
4 28 (20.90%) Software Engineering
5 17 (12.69%) BDD
5 17 (12.69%) Microservices
6 14 (10.45%) Analytics
6 14 (10.45%) Scrum
7 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.21%) DSDM
8 11 (8.21%) Kanban
8 11 (8.21%) Migration
8 11 (8.21%) RUP
9 9 (6.72%) Data Management
9 9 (6.72%) Test Automation
10 8 (5.97%) API Integration
10 8 (5.97%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (5.97%) Visualisation
11 7 (5.22%) Change Management
11 7 (5.22%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 69 (51.49%) Java
2 63 (47.01%) SQL
3 11 (8.21%) Shell Script
4 10 (7.46%) Python
5 9 (6.72%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.97%) Ruby
7 7 (5.22%) COBOL
7 7 (5.22%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.48%) C#
9 3 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.49%) Go
10 2 (1.49%) R
10 2 (1.49%) Scala
11 1 (0.75%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.75%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) VBA
11 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.49%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.49%) CCDP
2 2 (1.49%) CCNP
2 2 (1.49%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.49%) CISM
2 2 (1.49%) CISSP
2 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.49%) SAS Certification
2 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Degree
3 1 (0.75%) OCP
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) GDPR
1 6 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.73%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Docker
2 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.24%) vSphere
3 3 (2.24%) Xen
3 3 (2.24%) XenServer
4 2 (1.49%) HDFS
4 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (8.21%) Puppet
2 8 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.22%) Ansible
4 3 (2.24%) Cobbler
4 3 (2.24%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.49%) Oozie
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.49%) Terraform
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (5.97%) SAP
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Tableau
3 4 (2.99%) IBM
3 4 (2.99%) Informatica
4 3 (2.24%) CA
4 3 (2.24%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.49%) Apigee
5 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.49%) Cisco
5 2 (1.49%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.49%) Datameer
5 2 (1.49%) HP
5 2 (1.49%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.49%) Logi
5 2 (1.49%) Logi Analytics
5 2 (1.49%) NetApp
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) Teradata