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 27 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
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.26% - 10.69%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% - 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Median daily rate £463 - £444
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 - £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  

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 9 17 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 23.68% 50.00% 43.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 31
Median daily rate £475 £520 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +16.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 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 27 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
Swansea - 2 £463 -
Oracle
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) CCAB
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Workstream Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BPR
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCAB
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP