Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 22 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 93 64
Rank change year-on-year -15 -29 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 37 69 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.25% 1.94% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.43% 8.52% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 47 36
Manchester median daily rate £394 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.96% -8.67% +16.28%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £269
90th Percentile £531 £464 £531
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 - -
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -40.30%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 681 810 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.07% 22.82% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 544 552
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £294 £246 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Manchester median hourly rate £18.85 £21.63 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +13.82% -6.17%
10th Percentile £15.91 £13.94 £11.35
90th Percentile £22.30 £35.22 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +45.45%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Manchester

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Manchester

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Manchester

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Manchester

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 - -
Stockport +4 1 - - 2
Bury - 1 £475 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Oracle Database
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Unix
3 12 (32.43%) Linux
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
5 9 (24.32%) Windows
6 8 (21.62%) Java
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (16.22%) Spring
7 6 (16.22%) RESTful
7 6 (16.22%) Banking
7 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) SOAP
8 5 (13.51%) J2EE
8 5 (13.51%) Middleware
9 4 (10.81%) XML Messaging
9 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.81%) HP
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (10.81%) Informatica
9 4 (10.81%) TIBCO
9 4 (10.81%) HPUX
9 4 (10.81%) Database Tuning
9 4 (10.81%) QA

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) HFM
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) PBX
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.41%) Endeca
5 2 (5.41%) Essbase
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (5.41%) QlikView
5 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.70%) DTS
6 1 (2.70%) IDMS
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.11%) Toad
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Local Government
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) DBA
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (27.03%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) OBIEE Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.41%) QlikView Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) RESTful
1 6 (16.22%) Spring
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
2 5 (13.51%) Middleware
2 5 (13.51%) SOAP
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) XML Messaging
4 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) DCOM
4 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.70%) Struts
5 1 (2.70%) WSDL
5 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) BYOD
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Unix
2 12 (32.43%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 4 (10.81%) HPUX
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) OpenVMS
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) VME
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.81%) Database Tuning
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.11%) Presales
3 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.41%) Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.41%) ETL
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Scrum
4 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
4 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) COBOL
5 1 (2.70%) Fortran
5 1 (2.70%) Pascal
5 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) Informatica
2 4 (10.81%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Tripwire