Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 15 8
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 156 310 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.31% 8.76% 9.46%
As % of the Vendors category 12.44% 19.86% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 168 166
Manchester median daily rate £448 £375 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -10.98% +20.36%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £265
90th Percentile £650 £532 £594
North West median daily rate £430 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +7.50% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 - £26.50
10th Percentile £15.35 - £15.23
90th Percentile £16.04 - £39.58
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.90
% change year-on-year - +3.91% -38.96%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1254 1561 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.71% 44.11% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 911 828
Manchester median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £540 £527
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 37 64
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 £13.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.09% +0.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £11.45 £9.95 £10.83
90th Percentile £35.60 £32.55 £22.03
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £17.75 £17.17
% change year-on-year -10.65% +3.38% +7.31%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Manchester

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Manchester

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Manchester

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Manchester

Oracle
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 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bolton +7 10 £344 -8.33% 1
Stockport -6 2 £425 +25.00% 1
Altrincham - 2 - -
Salford +3 1 - - 3
Oldham -2 1 - - 1
Rochdale - 1 - -
Bury - 1 £475 -
Oracle
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 67 (42.95%) SQL
2 40 (25.64%) Java
3 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
3 37 (23.72%) Finance
3 37 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 26 (16.67%) Linux
6 23 (14.74%) Retail
7 20 (12.82%) WebSphere
7 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 19 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (11.54%) Migration
9 18 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 18 (11.54%) .NET
10 17 (10.90%) HTML
10 17 (10.90%) Unix
10 17 (10.90%) Tomcat
10 17 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (10.90%) TDD
10 17 (10.90%) Spring
10 17 (10.90%) JPA
11 16 (10.26%) CSS
12 15 (9.62%) T-SQL
13 14 (8.97%) PeopleSoft
13 14 (8.97%) ETL
13 14 (8.97%) Data Migration
14 13 (8.33%) Windows
14 13 (8.33%) JSP
14 13 (8.33%) XML
15 12 (7.69%) Middleware

Oracle
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 20 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.90%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.21%) Tuxedo
5 4 (2.56%) Commerce Server
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.28%) Apache
6 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) ArchestrA
7 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.64%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.64%) TPMS
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (1.92%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.28%) HFM
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (1.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.64%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.64%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) PaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.64%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.64%) GitHub
4 1 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.64%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) AMQP
1 2 (1.28%) Internet
1 2 (1.28%) SAN
1 2 (1.28%) WAN
2 1 (0.64%) CTI
2 1 (0.64%) DNS
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) LAN
2 1 (0.64%) NAS
2 1 (0.64%) Network Security
2 1 (0.64%) PBX
2 1 (0.64%) SMTP
2 1 (0.64%) SNMP
2 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.64%) VoIP
2 1 (0.64%) VPN
2 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 36 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 17 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.05%) DB2
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.49%) QlikView
8 6 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.21%) Essbase
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (1.92%) MySQL
11 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) JUnit
2 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.21%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (3.21%) PeopleTools
4 4 (2.56%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.56%) Gradle
5 3 (1.92%) JIRA
5 3 (1.92%) Maven
5 3 (1.92%) Mockito
5 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.92%) Subversion
5 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.92%) Toad
5 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.28%) JMeter
6 2 (1.28%) JProfiler
6 2 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.28%) Spock
General
1 37 (23.72%) Finance
2 23 (14.74%) Retail
3 8 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.28%) Games
4 2 (1.28%) Local Government
4 2 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) German Language
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (28.21%) Developer
2 29 (18.59%) Analyst
3 19 (12.18%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.26%) Architect
5 13 (8.33%) DBA
5 13 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (6.41%) Data Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Consultant
8 9 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
9 6 (3.85%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.21%) Administrator
10 5 (3.21%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.21%) IT Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) PeopleSoft Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) QlikView Consultant
10 5 (3.21%) Tester
11 4 (2.56%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (2.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.54%) .NET
2 17 (10.90%) HTML
2 17 (10.90%) JPA
2 17 (10.90%) Spring
3 16 (10.26%) CSS
4 13 (8.33%) JSP
4 13 (8.33%) XML
5 12 (7.69%) Middleware
6 11 (7.05%) Dojo
6 11 (7.05%) EJB
7 10 (6.41%) SOAP
7 10 (6.41%) Web Services
8 8 (5.13%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.49%) J2EE
9 7 (4.49%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (4.49%) REST
10 6 (3.85%) RESTful
11 5 (3.21%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.21%) Java EE
11 5 (3.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 10 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) User Experience
4 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.92%) Replication
5 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.64%) BYOD
6 1 (0.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.64%) FMCG
6 1 (0.64%) Life Science
6 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.67%) Linux
2 17 (10.90%) Unix
3 13 (8.33%) Windows
4 8 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.56%) AIX
5 4 (2.56%) HPUX
6 3 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.64%) VME
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 18 (11.54%) Migration
4 17 (10.90%) TDD
5 14 (8.97%) Data Migration
5 14 (8.97%) ETL
6 12 (7.69%) Coaching
7 11 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.41%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.77%) OO
10 8 (5.13%) ERP
10 8 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (4.49%) MVC
11 7 (4.49%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.49%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.85%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.85%) Scrum
12 6 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.95%) SQL
2 40 (25.64%) Java
3 15 (9.62%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.05%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.21%) C#
5 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.92%) PHP
6 3 (1.92%) Python
6 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.28%) C
7 2 (1.28%) C++
7 2 (1.28%) Groovy
8 1 (0.64%) COBOL
8 1 (0.64%) Fortran
8 1 (0.64%) Jython
8 1 (0.64%) Pascal
8 1 (0.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (0.64%) Degree
3 1 (0.64%) IIBA
3 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.64%) MCITP
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
3 1 (0.64%) HL7
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.64%) Ansible
2 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.64%) Salt
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.64%) Terraform
2 1 (0.64%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) PeopleSoft
3 9 (5.77%) SAP
4 7 (4.49%) IBM
5 6 (3.85%) Informatica
6 5 (3.21%) BEA
6 5 (3.21%) HP
6 5 (3.21%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.56%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.56%) Perforce
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix
8 3 (1.92%) hybris
9 2 (1.28%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.28%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.64%) ATG
10 1 (0.64%) Kronos
10 1 (0.64%) Teradata
10 1 (0.64%) Tripwire