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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
North West / Manchester
Rank 30 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 64 143 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.83% 8.02% 9.02%
As % of the Vendors category 12.12% 20.31% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 76 73
Median daily rate £350 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.41% -1.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

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 528 704 654
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.88% 39.48% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 361 322
Median daily rate £380 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +5.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £90.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 -2 5 £356 +22.84%
Oldham - 1 - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 75 (39.89%) SQL
2 57 (30.32%) Finance
3 42 (22.34%) SQL Server
4 38 (20.21%) Linux
4 38 (20.21%) Oracle Database
5 35 (18.62%) Java
6 29 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (13.83%) Unix
8 24 (12.77%) Windows
8 24 (12.77%) Web Services
9 23 (12.23%) Oracle EBS
9 23 (12.23%) Security Cleared
10 22 (11.70%) SC Cleared
11 21 (11.17%) VMware
11 21 (11.17%) ETL
12 20 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (10.64%) Oracle EBS R12
13 19 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (10.11%) Banking
13 19 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (10.11%) SOAP
13 19 (10.11%) XML
14 18 (9.57%) PL/SQL
15 17 (9.04%) Migration
16 16 (8.51%) Retail
17 15 (7.98%) Spring
17 15 (7.98%) Microsoft
17 15 (7.98%) Oracle Financials
17 15 (7.98%) WebSphere
17 15 (7.98%) Relational Database

Oracle
Top Related 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 15 (7.98%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.66%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.06%) CMS
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
6 2 (1.06%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.53%) Drupal
7 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.66%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (12.23%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (10.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (7.98%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (6.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (4.79%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (3.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (2.66%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (2.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 5 (2.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (1.06%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.53%) Magento
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.60%) SaaS
3 2 (1.06%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) IaaS
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.38%) HTTP
2 6 (3.19%) DNS
2 6 (3.19%) LDAP
2 6 (3.19%) SMTP
2 6 (3.19%) SSL
3 4 (2.13%) DHCP
3 4 (2.13%) Firewall
3 4 (2.13%) FTP
3 4 (2.13%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.13%) VLAN
4 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 2 (1.06%) SNMP
4 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) DMZ
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.34%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.21%) Oracle Database
3 19 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (7.98%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.38%) DB2
5 12 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (5.85%) MySQL
7 10 (5.32%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.32%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (4.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (3.19%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.26%) JIRA
3 7 (3.72%) JUnit
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.66%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.66%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.66%) Subversion
6 4 (2.13%) Maven
7 3 (1.60%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.06%) Ant
8 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.06%) Gradle
8 2 (1.06%) JBehave
8 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.06%) Selenium
8 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.53%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 57 (30.32%) Finance
2 19 (10.11%) Banking
3 16 (8.51%) Retail
4 6 (3.19%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (32.45%) Developer
2 38 (20.21%) Analyst
3 20 (10.64%) Java Developer
4 18 (9.57%) Consultant
5 14 (7.45%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (7.45%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.32%) Oracle Consultant
6 10 (5.32%) SQL Developer
7 9 (4.79%) Architect
7 9 (4.79%) ETL Developer
7 9 (4.79%) Oracle Analyst
8 8 (4.26%) DBA
8 8 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (4.26%) Oracle Project Manager
9 6 (3.19%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.19%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.19%) Functional Consultant
9 6 (3.19%) Python Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.77%) Web Services
2 19 (10.11%) SOAP
2 19 (10.11%) XML
3 15 (7.98%) Spring
4 13 (6.91%) HTML
4 13 (6.91%) J2EE
5 11 (5.85%) JSON
6 10 (5.32%) CSS
6 10 (5.32%) JPA
6 10 (5.32%) Middleware
7 7 (3.72%) JMS
7 7 (3.72%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (3.72%) RESTful
8 6 (3.19%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.19%) HTML5
8 6 (3.19%) REST
9 5 (2.66%) Java EE
9 5 (2.66%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (2.66%) XML Messaging
10 4 (2.13%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle Licensing
3 4 (2.13%) Private Cloud
3 4 (2.13%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.53%) FMCG
5 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.53%) PKI
5 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.53%) Replication
5 1 (0.53%) SCADA
5 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.21%) Linux
2 26 (13.83%) Unix
3 24 (12.77%) Windows
4 12 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.85%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (4.26%) AIX
7 6 (3.19%) Solaris
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Android
9 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.53%) CentOS
9 1 (0.53%) HPUX
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.17%) ETL
3 20 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (9.04%) Migration
5 12 (6.38%) Data Transformation
5 12 (6.38%) ERP
5 12 (6.38%) Project Management
6 11 (5.85%) Data Modelling
7 10 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (4.79%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (4.79%) Data Migration
8 9 (4.79%) Identity Management
8 9 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (4.79%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.26%) TDD
9 8 (4.26%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.19%) Cash Management
10 6 (3.19%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.19%) Validation
11 5 (2.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (39.89%) SQL
2 35 (18.62%) Java
3 18 (9.57%) PL/SQL
4 12 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.38%) Python
5 6 (3.19%) C#
6 5 (2.66%) Perl
6 5 (2.66%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.13%) ActionScript
7 4 (2.13%) ActionScript 2.0
7 4 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
7 4 (2.13%) Jython
7 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.60%) R
8 3 (1.60%) VBA
9 2 (1.06%) C++
9 2 (1.06%) XPath
10 1 (0.53%) Groovy
10 1 (0.53%) Korn
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.70%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.26%) Degree
4 4 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.06%) PMP
5 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) OCP
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.53%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.32%) vSphere
3 8 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.53%) Snort
6 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (5.32%) Red Hat Satellite
1 10 (5.32%) ZABBIX
2 9 (4.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.66%) Data Guard
3 5 (2.66%) Puppet
3 5 (2.66%) SCOM
4 4 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.53%) Ansible
6 1 (0.53%) Control-M
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.53%) Kibana
6 1 (0.53%) logstash
6 1 (0.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 21 (11.17%) VMware
2 15 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.91%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.85%) IBM
5 7 (3.72%) Hyperion
5 7 (3.72%) SAP
5 7 (3.72%) Sybase
5 7 (3.72%) Tableau
6 6 (3.19%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (3.19%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.66%) Perforce
8 4 (2.13%) arcserve
8 4 (2.13%) Axway
9 3 (1.60%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.06%) Kronos
10 2 (1.06%) Northgate
10 2 (1.06%) Teradata
11 1 (0.53%) hybris
11 1 (0.53%) Sencha
11 1 (0.53%) Splunk
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