Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 July 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 400 796 765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.01% 10.34% 10.04%
As % of the Vendors category 16.12% 23.10% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 454 387
North West median daily rate £413 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £305
90th Percentile £557 £575 £653
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 25
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +1.18% +13.36%
10th Percentile £34.55 £15.95 £34.20
90th Percentile £45.65 £49.80 £57.75
England median hourly rate £36.25 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +9.85% +10.00% -17.81%

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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2482 3446 3443
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.48% 44.75% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1437 1965 1717
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £256 £210
90th Percentile £575 £538 £563
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 169 203
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £10.54 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.20 £47.33 £51.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the North West

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the North West

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the North West

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the North West

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in the North West

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Manchester -15 163 £400 -3.03% 39
Cheshire -5 97 £425 - 13
Merseyside -10 57 £413 +3.13% 11
Lancashire -10 47 £450 +2.27% 6
Cumbria +4 9 £560 +60.00% 1
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 183 (45.75%) SQL
2 128 (32.00%) Finance
3 126 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (31.00%) Oracle Database
5 122 (30.50%) Java
6 80 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 74 (18.50%) Spring
8 68 (17.00%) Linux
9 63 (15.75%) PL/SQL
10 56 (14.00%) XML
11 55 (13.75%) Web Services
12 54 (13.50%) JavaScript
13 50 (12.50%) Scrum
13 50 (12.50%) TDD
14 49 (12.25%) Banking
15 48 (12.00%) SOAP
16 47 (11.75%) Unix
16 47 (11.75%) J2EE
16 47 (11.75%) ETL
16 47 (11.75%) Git (software)
17 45 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (11.25%) Microsoft
17 45 (11.25%) HTML
18 44 (11.00%) MySQL
18 44 (11.00%) Security Cleared
18 44 (11.00%) Relational Database
19 43 (10.75%) .NET
20 42 (10.50%) Data Modelling
21 40 (10.00%) Windows
22 39 (9.75%) Migration

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 28 (7.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (5.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (3.75%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (3.25%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.00%) JBoss
6 11 (2.75%) SAS
7 9 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.50%) Apache
9 6 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.25%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.00%) Confluence
11 4 (1.00%) IIS
12 3 (0.75%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.50%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.25%) CMS
14 1 (0.25%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 12 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 35 (8.75%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (5.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (2.75%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (2.25%) Oracle HRMS
4 9 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (1.50%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (1.50%) Oracle Payroll
7 5 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (1.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (1.00%) Primavera
8 4 (1.00%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.75%) HFM
9 3 (0.75%) Maximo
9 3 (0.75%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.50%) SaaS
3 5 (1.25%) Taleo
4 4 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.75%) GitHub
5 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.00%) HTTP
2 8 (2.00%) SAN
3 5 (1.25%) SSH
3 5 (1.25%) SSL
3 5 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.25%) X.509
4 4 (1.00%) FTP
4 4 (1.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.00%) Internet
5 3 (0.75%) DNS
6 2 (0.50%) DHCP
6 2 (0.50%) DMZ
6 2 (0.50%) Firewall
6 2 (0.50%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.50%) LDAP
6 2 (0.50%) NAS
7 1 (0.25%) AMQP
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (31.00%) Oracle Database
2 80 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 44 (11.00%) MySQL
3 44 (11.00%) Relational Database
4 37 (9.25%) MongoDB
5 36 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (5.75%) RDBMS
7 22 (5.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 20 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
9 18 (4.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 18 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (3.75%) DB2
11 14 (3.50%) NoSQL
12 13 (3.25%) TKPROF
13 12 (3.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (3.00%) QlikView
14 10 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (2.25%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 47 (11.75%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.25%) JIRA
3 28 (7.00%) Jenkins
4 26 (6.50%) JUnit
5 18 (4.50%) Toad
6 14 (3.50%) Eclipse
7 12 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (2.50%) Bitbucket
8 10 (2.50%) Hudson
9 9 (2.25%) Gradle
10 8 (2.00%) ERwin
10 8 (2.00%) IntelliJ
11 7 (1.75%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.50%) JProfiler
12 6 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (1.25%) Selenium
13 5 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 128 (32.00%) Finance
2 49 (12.25%) Banking
3 8 (2.00%) Retail
4 7 (1.75%) Local Government
4 7 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Back Office
7 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (37.75%) Developer
2 74 (18.50%) Java Developer
3 54 (13.50%) Analyst
4 45 (11.25%) Consultant
5 37 (9.25%) DBA
6 34 (8.50%) Oracle DBA
7 31 (7.75%) Oracle Developer
8 24 (6.00%) Architect
9 22 (5.50%) Oracle Analyst
9 22 (5.50%) Oracle Consultant
10 16 (4.00%) Administrator
10 16 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.50%) SQL Developer
12 13 (3.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (3.00%) ETL Developer
14 11 (2.75%) Business Analyst
14 11 (2.75%) Data Analyst
14 11 (2.75%) Functional Analyst
14 11 (2.75%) PL/SQL Developer
14 11 (2.75%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (18.50%) Spring
2 56 (14.00%) XML
3 55 (13.75%) Web Services
4 48 (12.00%) SOAP
5 47 (11.75%) J2EE
6 45 (11.25%) HTML
7 43 (10.75%) .NET
8 39 (9.75%) RESTful
9 36 (9.00%) Hibernate
10 34 (8.50%) CSS
11 32 (8.00%) REST
12 28 (7.00%) Middleware
13 25 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
13 25 (6.25%) Spring Boot
14 23 (5.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 20 (5.00%) React
16 19 (4.75%) Ember.js
16 19 (4.75%) JPA
17 18 (4.50%) Java EE
18 16 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.75%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.25%) FMCG
6 5 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.75%) AS400
8 3 (0.75%) Clustering
8 3 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.75%) iSeries
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle Exalytics
8 3 (0.75%) PMI
9 2 (0.50%) Life Science
9 2 (0.50%) Replication
9 2 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.00%) Linux
2 47 (11.75%) Unix
3 40 (10.00%) Windows
4 10 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.25%) AIX
5 9 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.25%) Solaris
6 7 (1.75%) Android
6 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.75%) HPUX
7 3 (0.75%) zOS
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (12.50%) Scrum
2 50 (12.50%) TDD
3 47 (11.75%) ETL
4 45 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (10.50%) Data Modelling
6 39 (9.75%) Migration
7 29 (7.25%) ERP
8 28 (7.00%) Coaching
9 27 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (6.75%) Microservices
9 27 (6.75%) SDLC
10 26 (6.50%) BDD
10 26 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 24 (6.00%) Kanban
13 23 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (5.50%) Data Migration
14 22 (5.50%) SOA
15 21 (5.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 183 (45.75%) SQL
2 122 (30.50%) Java
3 63 (15.75%) PL/SQL
4 54 (13.50%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.00%) C#
6 20 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 18 (4.50%) PowerShell
7 18 (4.50%) Python
7 18 (4.50%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.00%) Perl
9 5 (1.25%) Apple Swift
9 5 (1.25%) PHP
10 4 (1.00%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.00%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (1.00%) VB
11 3 (0.75%) COBOL
11 3 (0.75%) Groovy
11 3 (0.75%) SAS Macro
11 3 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (11.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.75%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.00%) Degree
4 5 (1.25%) HND
5 4 (1.00%) ISEB
6 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.50%) MCITP
7 2 (0.50%) MCSE
7 2 (0.50%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.50%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MCPD
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.00%) QA
2 6 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) PMO
3 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) GMP
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) SEPA
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.00%) Docker
3 3 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.25%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 19 (4.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (2.25%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.50%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.25%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.50%) Puppet
6 2 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.50%) WSUS
7 1 (0.25%) Ansible
7 1 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.25%) Control-M
7 1 (0.25%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 45 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.00%) SAP
3 18 (4.50%) IBM
4 14 (3.50%) Perforce
4 14 (3.50%) TIBCO
5 11 (2.75%) PeopleSoft
6 10 (2.50%) HP
6 10 (2.50%) Hyperion
6 10 (2.50%) Sybase
7 8 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.00%) Tableau
8 7 (1.75%) VMware
9 6 (1.50%) Siebel
9 6 (1.50%) Teradata
10 5 (1.25%) Informatica
10 5 (1.25%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.00%) Axway
11 4 (1.00%) Talend
12 3 (0.75%) Pega
12 3 (0.75%) Workday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
threesixty selection
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool
Washington Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Rullion
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apply Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day 6 months.
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Washington Frank
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum + travel expenses nego
Posted: 2 days ago