The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 30 March 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
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 7 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 2.33% 12.50% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.88% 26.67% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £398 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.61% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

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 West Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41 15 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 47.67% 46.88% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 9
Median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £450 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £13.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +22.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in West Wales

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in West Wales over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in West Wales

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in West Wales

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Swansea -17 2 £398 -11.61% 1
Oracle
Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 12 (66.67%) Apache
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 6 (33.33%) Unix
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) AIX
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Clustering
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (33.33%) Nessus
4 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 6 (33.33%) PKI
4 6 (33.33%) IT Governance

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 6 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (33.33%) MCollective
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) AIX
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) High Availability
2 6 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) BPR
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCAB
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (33.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
1 6 (33.33%) Nessus
1 6 (33.33%) Packer
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
1 6 (33.33%) Rundeck
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 6 (33.33%) Sonatype
1 6 (33.33%) Symantec
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) SAP