Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 30 12
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 52 44 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.03% 7.03% 11.64%
As % of the Vendors category 17.81% 19.13% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 70
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £269 £325 £317
90th Percentile £520 £628 £775
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £525
% change year-on-year -1.18% -19.05% +44.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 292 230 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 39.46% 36.74% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 139 236
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £254 £310 £275
90th Percentile £511 £577 £638
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £414 £385
% change year-on-year -3.32% +7.47% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 10
Sheffield median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £11.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.32% +20.17% +10.95%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £8.46
90th Percentile £49.25 £24.80 £17.58
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +52.32% - +33.33%

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 July 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 17 July 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 27 (51.92%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 15 (28.85%) PL/SQL
4 14 (26.92%) Java
4 14 (26.92%) SMS
5 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 12 (23.08%) Unix
5 12 (23.08%) Finance
5 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (21.15%) Banking
6 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (19.23%) SAS
7 10 (19.23%) LDAP
7 10 (19.23%) Solaris
8 9 (17.31%) Middleware
8 9 (17.31%) MySQL
9 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 8 (15.38%) ETL
9 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 8 (15.38%) Replication
9 8 (15.38%) ForgeRock
9 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (13.46%) PLM
10 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
10 7 (13.46%) HTTP

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 10 (19.23%) SAS
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.77%) Confluence
3 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.85%) Slack
4 1 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) SMS
2 7 (13.46%) HTTP
2 7 (13.46%) Kerberos
3 3 (5.77%) NAS
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) Multicast
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.31%) MySQL
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (9.62%) Apache Hive
7 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (3.85%) DTS
9 2 (3.85%) HBase
9 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.85%) PowerCenter
9 2 (3.85%) QlikView
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
2 5 (9.62%) Toad
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.69%) JMeter
3 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.85%) Burp Suite
5 2 (3.85%) CircleCI
5 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.85%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.92%) ERwin
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) PVCS
6 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Private Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 4 (7.69%) ETL Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) LDAP Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Test Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Data Scientist
7 2 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Automation Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) LDAP
2 9 (17.31%) Middleware
3 7 (13.46%) SAML
4 4 (7.69%) REST
5 3 (5.77%) HTML
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (5.77%) SOAP
6 2 (3.85%) .NET
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.85%) OAuth
6 2 (3.85%) OAuth2
6 2 (3.85%) SPML
6 2 (3.85%) VXML
6 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.85%) XML
7 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Replication
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
4 3 (5.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.85%) IVR
6 1 (1.92%) iSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 10 (19.23%) Solaris
4 4 (7.69%) Windows
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 8 (15.38%) ETL
3 7 (13.46%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
3 7 (13.46%) PLM
4 6 (11.54%) SDLC
5 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.69%) Analytics
6 4 (7.69%) Coaching
6 4 (7.69%) ETL Development
6 4 (7.69%) Open Source
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) PL/SQL
3 14 (26.92%) Java
4 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 7 (13.46%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) C++
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.77%) R
7 3 (5.77%) Scala
8 2 (3.85%) C
8 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) NFS
2 1 (1.92%) OpenDJ
2 1 (1.92%) SRDF
2 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Ambari
2 3 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.85%) CFEngine
3 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.85%) Nessus
3 2 (3.85%) Salt
3 2 (3.85%) Terraform
4 1 (1.92%) Ansible
4 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) ForgeRock
2 7 (13.46%) Sun
3 4 (7.69%) Informatica
4 3 (5.77%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.77%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Cognos
5 2 (3.85%) CyberArk
5 2 (3.85%) Genesys
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.85%) Sybase
5 2 (3.85%) Tableau
6 1 (1.92%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp
6 1 (1.92%) Veritas
6 1 (1.92%) VMware