The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.83% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.88 £45.50
% change year-on-year -4.47% -7.96%  

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 83 21 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 37.05% 17.50% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 6 16
Median daily rate £405 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Northern Ireland

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Northern Ireland

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (33.33%) EngageOne
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) EngageOne
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) E-Business Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Payroll Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle