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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 17 8
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 73 131 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.23% 7.41% 10.82%
As % of the Vendors category 11.41% 17.75% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 65 75
Median daily rate £450 £420 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 640 738 686
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.85% 41.77% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 409 368
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £211 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.43% -24.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 £363 -
Stockport -7 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Oracle
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 55 (40.44%) SQL
2 47 (34.56%) Finance
3 39 (28.68%) Java
4 33 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (21.32%) Oracle Database
6 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
6 28 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (19.85%) ETL
8 24 (17.65%) Web Services
9 21 (15.44%) XML
10 20 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (13.97%) Banking
12 17 (12.50%) WebSphere
12 17 (12.50%) ERP
12 17 (12.50%) J2EE
12 17 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 16 (11.76%) SOAP
14 14 (10.29%) Linux
14 14 (10.29%) Spring
14 14 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (9.56%) QlikView
15 13 (9.56%) Unix
15 13 (9.56%) Data Modelling
15 13 (9.56%) HTML
16 12 (8.82%) Python
16 12 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (8.82%) RESTful
16 12 (8.82%) Analytics
16 12 (8.82%) Data Transformation
17 11 (8.09%) Data Cleansing

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 17 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.41%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.21%) JBoss
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.47%) Apache
5 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.47%) Confluence
5 2 (1.47%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.74%) CMS
6 1 (0.74%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (2.21%) HFM
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.74%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.74%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) SaaS
2 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.47%) GitHub
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) HTTP
2 5 (3.68%) SSL
3 4 (2.94%) FTP
3 4 (2.94%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.74%) DNS
5 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.32%) Oracle Database
2 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 20 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (9.56%) QlikView
6 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (6.62%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (6.62%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (5.88%) DB2
8 8 (5.88%) MySQL
9 7 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (4.41%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.21%) Endeca
12 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) JIRA
2 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.68%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.94%) JUnit
5 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.47%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.74%) Gradle
7 1 (0.74%) JMeter
7 1 (0.74%) jMock
7 1 (0.74%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.74%) Maven
7 1 (0.74%) Mockito
7 1 (0.74%) ProC
7 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.74%) Toad
General
1 47 (34.56%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Banking
3 8 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.21%) Local Government
5 2 (1.47%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Marketing
5 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (38.97%) Developer
2 20 (14.71%) Analyst
3 17 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.56%) Consultant
5 11 (8.09%) ETL Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (7.35%) SQL Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Architect
7 9 (6.62%) Oracle Analyst
8 7 (5.15%) DBA
8 7 (5.15%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (5.15%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (5.15%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (4.41%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Oracle ETL Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Oracle BI Consultant
10 5 (3.68%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) QlikView Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.65%) Web Services
2 21 (15.44%) XML
3 17 (12.50%) J2EE
4 16 (11.76%) SOAP
5 14 (10.29%) Spring
6 13 (9.56%) HTML
7 12 (8.82%) RESTful
8 11 (8.09%) Middleware
9 10 (7.35%) .NET
10 9 (6.62%) CSS
10 9 (6.62%) XML Messaging
11 8 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.88%) REST
12 6 (4.41%) JMS
12 6 (4.41%) JPA
13 5 (3.68%) EJB
13 5 (3.68%) HTML5
13 5 (3.68%) JDBC
13 5 (3.68%) JSP
14 4 (2.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.21%) Oracle Exalytics
3 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.74%) FMCG
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) PKI
4 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Linux
2 13 (9.56%) Unix
3 7 (5.15%) Windows
4 5 (3.68%) Solaris
5 2 (1.47%) AIX
5 2 (1.47%) CentOS
5 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) HPUX
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (19.85%) ETL
4 17 (12.50%) ERP
5 13 (9.56%) Data Modelling
6 12 (8.82%) Analytics
6 12 (8.82%) Data Transformation
7 11 (8.09%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.35%) TDD
9 9 (6.62%) Migration
9 9 (6.62%) Scrum
9 9 (6.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.15%) Business Analytics
10 7 (5.15%) Coaching
10 7 (5.15%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (5.15%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.41%) Process Improvement
12 5 (3.68%) Data Migration
12 5 (3.68%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.44%) SQL
2 39 (28.68%) Java
3 17 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 12 (8.82%) Python
5 9 (6.62%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.15%) C#
7 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.94%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (2.94%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (2.21%) R
11 2 (1.47%) PHP
12 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.74%) C++
12 1 (0.74%) Jython
12 1 (0.74%) Perl
12 1 (0.74%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.74%) VBA
12 1 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (4.41%) Degree
1 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) HND
3 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.74%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) GMP
2 1 (0.74%) SEPA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (7.35%) TIBCO
2 9 (6.62%) PeopleSoft
2 9 (6.62%) Sybase
3 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.41%) SAP
3 6 (4.41%) Tableau
4 5 (3.68%) Hyperion
4 5 (3.68%) IBM
5 4 (2.94%) Axway
6 3 (2.21%) Informatica
6 3 (2.21%) Workday
7 2 (1.47%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.47%) Kronos
7 2 (1.47%) Pega
7 2 (1.47%) Perforce
8 1 (0.74%) HP
8 1 (0.74%) Northgate
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) Veritas
8 1 (0.74%) VMware
Greater Manchester
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago