Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 26 16
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 49 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.19% 6.54% 7.42%
As % of the Vendors category 17.88% 18.58% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 50
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £240 £325 £318
90th Percentile £731 £755 £564
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £500 £483
% change year-on-year -16.00% +3.63% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - £44.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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 274 226 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 45.82% 35.20% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 136 200
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.31% +2.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £262
90th Percentile £525 £615 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £385
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +64.06% +5.26%
10th Percentile £9.40 £11.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £27.50 £36.00 £17.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +21.95%

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 23 October 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 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
3 16 (32.65%) Finance
4 13 (26.53%) Java
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.49%) Solaris
6 11 (22.45%) Middleware
6 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (20.41%) Windows
7 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
7 10 (20.41%) Hadoop
7 10 (20.41%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (18.37%) JIRA
8 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
8 9 (18.37%) Unix
8 9 (18.37%) Cisco
8 9 (18.37%) EMC
8 9 (18.37%) SAN
8 9 (18.37%) NetApp
8 9 (18.37%) VMware
9 8 (16.33%) Google
9 8 (16.33%) NAS
9 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
10 7 (14.29%) Big Data
10 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 7 (14.29%) ForgeRock
10 7 (14.29%) ETL
10 7 (14.29%) Python

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 6 (12.24%) SAS
2 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.12%) Confluence
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.24%) IaaS
2 6 (12.24%) PaaS
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.16%) GitHub
5 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) SAN
2 8 (16.33%) NAS
3 6 (12.24%) HTTP
3 6 (12.24%) Kerberos
3 6 (12.24%) SMS
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) FCoE
5 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.12%) VSAN
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) Multicast
6 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) Hadoop
3 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.29%) Big Data
4 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (6.12%) Apache Hive
8 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (6.12%) HBase
8 3 (6.12%) MySQL
9 2 (4.08%) Data Lake
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (4.08%) Pentaho
9 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Maven
3 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (6.12%) Toad
5 2 (4.08%) ERwin
6 1 (2.04%) PVCS
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Consultant
3 4 (8.16%) DBA
3 4 (8.16%) ETL Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Administrator
4 3 (6.12%) LDAP Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Middleware
2 7 (14.29%) LDAP
3 6 (12.24%) SAML
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 3 (6.12%) Flash
5 3 (6.12%) XML
5 3 (6.12%) XSLT
6 2 (4.08%) .NET
6 2 (4.08%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.04%) CGI
7 1 (2.04%) CSS
7 1 (2.04%) jQuery
7 1 (2.04%) LAMP
7 1 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.04%) SOAP
7 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) iSeries
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Solaris
3 10 (20.41%) Windows
4 9 (18.37%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (20.41%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (14.29%) ETL
4 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.24%) Identity Management
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (12.24%) PLM
4 6 (12.24%) SDLC
5 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
6 4 (8.16%) ETL Development
6 4 (8.16%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 13 (26.53%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) R
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) NFS
2 4 (8.16%) SRDF
2 4 (8.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (8.16%) Xen
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.08%) Foglight
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Cisco
1 9 (18.37%) EMC
1 9 (18.37%) NetApp
1 9 (18.37%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Google
3 7 (14.29%) ForgeRock
4 6 (12.24%) IBM
4 6 (12.24%) Sun
5 3 (6.12%) Ab Initio
5 3 (6.12%) Informatica
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) MuleSoft
5 3 (6.12%) Veritas
6 2 (4.08%) CA
6 2 (4.08%) Imperva
6 2 (4.08%) Tableau
7 1 (2.04%) Ariba
7 1 (2.04%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.04%) SAP