Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 42 68 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.27% 7.12% 8.26%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% 21.25% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 76
Sheffield median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £297
90th Percentile £755 £563 £600
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +16.72%
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 245 320 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 36.57% 33.51% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 205 226
Sheffield median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £259 £213
90th Percentile £615 £570 £525
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Sheffield median hourly rate £22.54 £12.96 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.90% +4.94% -17.67%
10th Percentile £16.57 £8.50 £9.33
90th Percentile £34.43 £17.50 £18.58
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £15.00 £12.03
% change year-on-year +37.70% +24.74% -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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017, 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 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 21 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 15 (35.71%) Unix
5 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.95%) Data Integration
8 12 (28.57%) Linux
9 10 (23.81%) Sybase
9 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
10 9 (21.43%) Data Architecture
10 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (21.43%) DB2
10 9 (21.43%) Perl
10 9 (21.43%) Python
11 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) SAN
11 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
12 7 (16.67%) Open Source
12 7 (16.67%) Hadoop
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (16.67%) Migration
12 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (16.67%) ETL

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 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) G Suite
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) SMS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (21.43%) DB2
5 7 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
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%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (14.29%) HBase
6 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (14.29%) Pentaho
7 4 (9.52%) DataStage
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) ERwin
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (7.14%) Toad
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.38%) ProC
5 1 (2.38%) Protractor
5 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Data Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Lead Data Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (11.90%) OBIEE Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 4 (9.52%) DBA
7 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.76%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Unix
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.95%) Data Integration
3 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 7 (16.67%) Data Management
6 7 (16.67%) ETL
6 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) Open Source
7 6 (14.29%) Analytics
7 6 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 6 (14.29%) Data Strategy
7 6 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 6 (14.29%) Metadata Management
7 6 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (14.29%) SFIA
7 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 9 (21.43%) Perl
3 9 (21.43%) Python
4 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 5 (11.90%) Java
7 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 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 5 (11.90%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Sybase
2 6 (14.29%) CA
2 6 (14.29%) Informatica
2 6 (14.29%) Tableau
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow