The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 3 months to 25 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 42 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.36% 9.70% 13.32%
As % of the Vendors category 20.93% 24.85% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 35
Median daily rate £500 £525 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 129 169 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 39.94% 39.03% 48.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 119 114
Median daily rate £375 £440 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £254 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Sheffield -3 22 £500 -4.76% 7
Doncaster -6 1 £375 -11.76%
Oracle
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 21 (42.00%) Java
3 21 (42.00%) Oracle Database
4 20 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 16 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (28.00%) Scrum
8 13 (26.00%) RESTful
9 12 (24.00%) Degree
9 12 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
10 11 (22.00%) ETL
10 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
11 10 (20.00%) Web Services
11 10 (20.00%) Migration
11 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
12 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (18.00%) Windows
12 9 (18.00%) Linux
13 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
13 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
13 8 (16.00%) Finance
13 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (14.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Liferay
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Primavera
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) FCoE
2 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) Multicast
2 1 (2.00%) NAS
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (14.00%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (14.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (14.00%) SAP BW
6 7 (14.00%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (14.00%) SAP HANA
7 6 (12.00%) MySQL
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
9 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.00%) Maven
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.00%) Gradle
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Toad
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Business Developer
4 6 (12.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) DBA
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) OBIEE Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Administrator
9 1 (2.00%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) RESTful
2 10 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) SOAP
3 6 (12.00%) Spring
4 5 (10.00%) XML
5 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.00%) HTML
5 4 (8.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (6.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) J2EE
6 3 (6.00%) JSON
6 3 (6.00%) Middleware
6 3 (6.00%) Node.js
7 2 (4.00%) .NET
7 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.00%) JMS
7 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (28.00%) Scrum
6 11 (22.00%) ETL
7 10 (20.00%) Migration
8 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
9 7 (14.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (14.00%) SOA
10 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.00%) DevOps
11 5 (10.00%) OO
12 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
13 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (6.00%) Microservices
13 3 (6.00%) MVC
13 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
14 2 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) Go
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.00%) NFS
3 1 (2.00%) SRDF
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Control-M
1 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) NetApp
3 2 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) ATG
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Intel
4 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase