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 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -46 -1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.28% 1.96% 4.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 8.33% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £385
% change year-on-year +4.23% -0.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £55.75
% change year-on-year +21.48% -35.93%  

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 154 24 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 42.90% 23.53% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 8 12
Median daily rate £420 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +21.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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
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 3 months to 27 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
County Antrim -43 1 - -
Oracle Database
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

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 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP