Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 28 25
Rank change year-on-year -55 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 2 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.32% 4.35% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% 14.61% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £195 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -44.29% +35.92%
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following 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 or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 220 89 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 35.31% 29.77% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 48 42
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £385 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +25.20% -1.60%
10th Percentile £362 £188 £156
90th Percentile £575 £554 £449
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% - -
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.61% +15.00%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

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
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 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
County Antrim -54 2 - -
Oracle Database
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Oracle Database
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Netezza Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Netezza DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle