The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 April 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 20 13
Rank change year-on-year -18 -7  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 62 161 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.52% 7.93% 9.99%
As % of the Vendors category 12.86% 21.99% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 109 148
Median daily rate £375 £403 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.83% +8.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -24.05% +12.85%  

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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 482 732 836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.13% 36.06% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 497 507
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 28
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -27.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in West Yorkshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in West Yorkshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in West Yorkshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Leeds -23 46 £358 -14.88% 15
Bradford +10 11 £450 +28.57% 10
Wakefield +2 1 - -
Pudsey +1 1 - -
Halifax -4 1 - -
Oracle
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 63 (41.45%) SQL
2 53 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (34.21%) Java
4 44 (28.95%) SQL Server
5 31 (20.39%) Finance
6 28 (18.42%) Oracle Database
7 27 (17.76%) Software Engineering
7 27 (17.76%) JavaScript
8 24 (15.79%) Linux
9 20 (13.16%) Spring
10 19 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 18 (11.84%) Python
11 18 (11.84%) MySQL
11 18 (11.84%) Relational Database
11 18 (11.84%) DevOps
12 17 (11.18%) REST
12 17 (11.18%) Analytics
12 17 (11.18%) .NET
12 17 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (10.53%) Windows
13 16 (10.53%) Oracle Identity Management
13 16 (10.53%) NoSQL
14 15 (9.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 15 (9.87%) PHP
14 15 (9.87%) C#
14 15 (9.87%) SOAP
14 15 (9.87%) Scrum
15 14 (9.21%) Hibernate
15 14 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (8.55%) VMware

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 12 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (4.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (3.95%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.29%) Apache
4 5 (3.29%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.63%) SAS
5 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.66%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.66%) CMS
7 1 (0.66%) JBoss
7 1 (0.66%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.58%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.89%) IaaS
3 8 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (5.26%) Loggly
3 8 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.63%) PaaS
4 4 (2.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) DNS
1 8 (5.26%) HTTP
2 6 (3.95%) Internet
3 4 (2.63%) Firewall
3 4 (2.63%) LDAP
4 3 (1.97%) NAS
5 1 (0.66%) Broadband
5 1 (0.66%) DMZ
5 1 (0.66%) SAN
5 1 (0.66%) SMS
5 1 (0.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.42%) Oracle Database
3 18 (11.84%) MySQL
3 18 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 16 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 14 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (5.26%) Hadoop
8 8 (5.26%) MongoDB
9 7 (4.61%) Big Data
9 7 (4.61%) Riak
10 6 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (3.95%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.26%) Grunt
2 8 (5.26%) Maven
2 8 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 7 (4.61%) Rational Application Developer
3 7 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.29%) Selenium
5 4 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.97%) JMeter
6 3 (1.97%) JUnit
7 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.32%) JIRA
7 2 (1.32%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.66%) GitLab
8 1 (0.66%) Gradle
8 1 (0.66%) Mockito
8 1 (0.66%) MSTest
8 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 12 (7.89%) Retail
3 7 (4.61%) Law
4 6 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (39.47%) Developer
2 23 (15.13%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.47%) DBA
4 17 (11.18%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (8.55%) SQL DBA
7 12 (7.89%) Administrator
7 12 (7.89%) Consultant
8 10 (6.58%) Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Architect
9 9 (5.92%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
10 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (4.61%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.95%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.95%) Product Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.29%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.16%) Spring
2 17 (11.18%) .NET
2 17 (11.18%) REST
3 15 (9.87%) SOAP
4 14 (9.21%) Hibernate
5 13 (8.55%) HTML
6 12 (7.89%) J2EE
6 12 (7.89%) Node.js
6 12 (7.89%) Web Services
7 10 (6.58%) AngularJS
7 10 (6.58%) CSS
8 8 (5.26%) CSS3
8 8 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
8 8 (5.26%) HTML5
8 8 (5.26%) jQuery
8 8 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (4.61%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.61%) JavaBeans
9 7 (4.61%) JSP
9 7 (4.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.24%) Replication
4 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.29%) NHS
6 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Fintech
7 2 (1.32%) FMCG
7 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.66%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.79%) Linux
2 16 (10.53%) Windows
3 9 (5.92%) Unix
4 7 (4.61%) Solaris
5 6 (3.95%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.29%) CoreOS
6 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) AIX
9 1 (0.66%) CentOS
9 1 (0.66%) SUSE
9 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.76%) Software Engineering
3 18 (11.84%) DevOps
4 17 (11.18%) Analytics
4 17 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (9.87%) Scrum
6 12 (7.89%) Identity Management
7 11 (7.24%) Data Analysis
7 11 (7.24%) TDD
8 10 (6.58%) BDD
8 10 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (6.58%) Waterfall
9 9 (5.92%) Data Modelling
9 9 (5.92%) ERP
9 9 (5.92%) OO
9 9 (5.92%) Software Testing
10 8 (5.26%) ETL
10 8 (5.26%) Microservices
10 8 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (41.45%) SQL
2 52 (34.21%) Java
3 27 (17.76%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.84%) Python
5 15 (9.87%) C#
5 15 (9.87%) PHP
6 11 (7.24%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.29%) Ruby
8 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.63%) C++
9 4 (2.63%) Go
9 4 (2.63%) Scala
10 2 (1.32%) Perl
10 2 (1.32%) VB
10 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.32%) VB6
11 1 (0.66%) Korn
11 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.61%) Degree
2 6 (3.95%) ISEB
2 6 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.32%) OCP
5 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) ACCA
6 1 (0.66%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.55%) Docker
2 9 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.29%) HDFS
4 5 (3.29%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.66%) KVM
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.66%) vSphere
7 1 (0.66%) Xen
7 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (10.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 15 (9.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 11 (7.24%) Puppet
4 10 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (5.92%) Ansible
6 8 (5.26%) Nagios
6 8 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (5.26%) Salt
6 8 (5.26%) ZABBIX
7 6 (3.95%) Data Guard
8 5 (3.29%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.97%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle EDQ
11 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 19 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.55%) VMware
3 9 (5.92%) Google
3 9 (5.92%) Splunk
4 8 (5.26%) New Relic
4 8 (5.26%) Rackspace
4 8 (5.26%) SaltStack
5 6 (3.95%) Adobe
5 6 (3.95%) Tableau
6 5 (3.29%) IBM
6 5 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.63%) EMC
7 4 (2.63%) HP
7 4 (2.63%) NetApp
8 3 (1.97%) Cisco
8 3 (1.97%) F5
8 3 (1.97%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.32%) Sage
9 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.32%) Siebel
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £475 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago