Period
to 15 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 15 January 2018 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 27 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 42 54 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.20% 6.09% 8.86%
As % of the Vendors category 16.54% 19.85% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 92
Sheffield median daily rate £550 £450 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -3.54% +3.67%
10th Percentile £327 £320 £306
90th Percentile £615 £543 £600
South Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £44.00 - £29.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £44.00 - £29.00

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Sheffield.

All Vendors
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 254 272 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 37.52% 30.70% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 187 283
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +24.00%
10th Percentile £297 £203 £225
90th Percentile £585 £543 £550
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 24
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +41.99% -11.96%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £28.39 £20.65 £18.23
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.03
% change year-on-year +18.03% +45.53% -19.83%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Sheffield

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Sheffield

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Sheffield over the 6 months to 15 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Sheffield

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
4 18 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 17 (40.48%) Unix
6 16 (38.10%) Linux
7 15 (35.71%) Finance
7 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (26.19%) Sybase
9 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (23.81%) DB2
9 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
9 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
10 9 (21.43%) Data Architecture
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) Perl
10 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (21.43%) Data Integration
11 8 (19.05%) SAN
11 8 (19.05%) SAS
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
12 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
12 7 (16.67%) Open Source
12 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (16.67%) Ansible
12 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 7 (16.67%) QA

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (19.05%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) G Suite
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) SMS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (23.81%) DB2
4 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
5 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (14.29%) Apache Hive
6 6 (14.29%) Big Data
6 6 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (14.29%) Data Lake
6 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (11.90%) HBase
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (11.90%) Pentaho
8 4 (9.52%) DataStage
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) ERwin
2 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.38%) ProC
4 1 (2.38%) Protractor
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Toad
4 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Data Architect
4 5 (11.90%) DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Lead Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Lead Data Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) OBIEE Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) .NET Core
3 2 (4.76%) Angular 2
3 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) Dojo
4 1 (2.38%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.38%) Replication
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Unix
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 9 (21.43%) Data Architecture
3 9 (21.43%) Data Integration
3 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.67%) Data Management
4 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 7 (16.67%) Open Source
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) Data Strategy
6 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 5 (11.90%) Data Governance
6 5 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.90%) Information Assurance
6 5 (11.90%) Metadata Management
6 5 (11.90%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (11.90%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) SFIA
6 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 9 (21.43%) Perl
3 9 (21.43%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Uniface
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.76%) GCP
4 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
1 2 (4.76%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Grafana
3 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Prometheus
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (4.76%) Terraform
4 1 (2.38%) Ambari
4 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Sybase
2 6 (14.29%) CA
2 6 (14.29%) Informatica
2 6 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Splunk
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow