Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 23
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 143 137 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.14% 4.79% 7.21%
As % of the Vendors category 12.93% 12.53% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 117 184
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £363 £302 £290
90th Percentile £583 £615 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - £24.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £44.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -23.86% +83.33% -26.15%

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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,106 1,093 1,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.03% 38.20% 36.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 656 926
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £391 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.63% -2.19% +14.29%
10th Percentile £283 £269 £267
90th Percentile £575 £550 £555
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 42 41
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.10 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05% +2.74%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.58
90th Percentile £25.90 £26.18 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.66 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +17.29% -2.07% +6.66%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -31 72 £480 +20.00% 24
Bradford +4 44 £425 +6.25% 10
Pudsey - 6 £525 -
Wakefield +4 5 £593 +33.52%
Halifax +4 3 £575 +4.55% 3
Huddersfield - 2 £350 - 2
Castleford - 1 - -
Oracle
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 51 (35.66%) SQL
2 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (30.77%) Java
4 35 (24.48%) Oracle Database
5 25 (17.48%) SQL Server
6 22 (15.38%) Retail
7 21 (14.69%) Finance
7 21 (14.69%) Linux
8 20 (13.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (13.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (13.29%) ERP
10 18 (12.59%) T-SQL
10 18 (12.59%) Unix
10 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (11.89%) Migration
11 17 (11.89%) Scrum
11 17 (11.89%) Web Services
11 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
12 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database 12c
13 15 (10.49%) Docker
13 15 (10.49%) XML
14 14 (9.79%) Python
14 14 (9.79%) Waterfall
15 13 (9.09%) REST
15 13 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (9.09%) JSON
16 12 (8.39%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (7.69%) NoSQL

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 10 (6.99%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.29%) Anypoint
3 8 (5.59%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.80%) Confluence
5 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (1.40%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.40%) nginx
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.40%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.70%) SAS
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.29%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.40%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (1.40%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.40%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.29%) Boomi
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.10%) Force.com
3 3 (2.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (1.40%) Datadog
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) Serverless
5 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) HTTP
2 2 (1.40%) NAS
2 2 (1.40%) SAN
2 2 (1.40%) SSH
2 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.70%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.70%) SMS
3 1 (0.70%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) Oracle Database
2 25 (17.48%) SQL Server
3 20 (13.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (13.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
6 15 (10.49%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 10 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (6.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (5.59%) MySQL
10 8 (5.59%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.50%) GIS
12 4 (2.80%) Amazon Aurora
12 4 (2.80%) DB2
12 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
13 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
13 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.20%) Subversion
3 4 (2.80%) JIRA
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.10%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.10%) Maven
5 2 (1.40%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.40%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.40%) JSUnit
5 2 (1.40%) ProC
5 2 (1.40%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Appium
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Mockito
6 1 (0.70%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (15.38%) Retail
2 21 (14.69%) Finance
3 9 (6.29%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Electronics
6 2 (1.40%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (25.17%) Developer
2 19 (13.29%) Analyst
2 19 (13.29%) DBA
3 12 (8.39%) Administrator
3 12 (8.39%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.99%) SQL DBA
5 8 (5.59%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.59%) Consultant
6 7 (4.90%) Architect
6 7 (4.90%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.90%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (4.90%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (4.20%) Contracts Manager
7 6 (4.20%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) ERP Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) ERP Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Integration Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.80%) Oracle Business Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.89%) Web Services
2 15 (10.49%) XML
3 13 (9.09%) JSON
3 13 (9.09%) REST
4 11 (7.69%) SOAP
5 10 (6.99%) Middleware
6 8 (5.59%) .NET
6 8 (5.59%) HTML
6 8 (5.59%) Java EE
6 8 (5.59%) Java SE
6 8 (5.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (4.90%) CSS
8 6 (4.20%) Kafka
8 6 (4.20%) Node.js
8 6 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.80%) J2EE
9 4 (2.80%) Spring Boot
10 3 (2.10%) Dropwizard
10 3 (2.10%) Visualforce
11 2 (1.40%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.59%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.90%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.80%) Clustering
7 3 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.40%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) CMDB
9 1 (0.70%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) RIA
9 1 (0.70%) Robotics
9 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.69%) Linux
2 18 (12.59%) Unix
3 10 (6.99%) Windows
4 8 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.80%) AIX
6 4 (2.80%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.10%) Solaris
8 2 (1.40%) HPUX
9 1 (0.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (13.29%) ERP
3 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (11.89%) Migration
4 17 (11.89%) Scrum
5 14 (9.79%) Waterfall
6 12 (8.39%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (6.29%) ITIL
8 9 (6.29%) Microservices
9 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.90%) High Availability
10 7 (4.90%) Service Management
11 6 (4.20%) Open Source
11 6 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.20%) Project Management
11 6 (4.20%) SDLC
11 6 (4.20%) SOA
11 6 (4.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.66%) SQL
2 44 (30.77%) Java
3 18 (12.59%) T-SQL
4 14 (9.79%) Python
5 11 (7.69%) C#
5 11 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 11 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.29%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.20%) Perl
8 4 (2.80%) C++
8 4 (2.80%) JCL
9 3 (2.10%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.10%) COBOL
9 3 (2.10%) Ruby
9 3 (2.10%) SOQL
10 2 (1.40%) Java 8
10 2 (1.40%) R
10 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.10%) CCAB
2 3 (2.10%) Degree
3 2 (1.40%) CIMA
3 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) CISSP
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) QA
2 6 (4.20%) GDPR
3 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.40%) SLA
5 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (10.49%) Docker
2 2 (1.40%) NFS
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (4.90%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (4.20%) Terraform
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.80%) Puppet
5 2 (1.40%) Ansible
5 2 (1.40%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.70%) Ambari
6 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (7.69%) IBM
2 10 (6.99%) Apigee
2 10 (6.99%) Dell
3 9 (6.29%) Informatica
3 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.29%) Software AG
3 9 (6.29%) TIBCO
4 8 (5.59%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.90%) MuleSoft
5 7 (4.90%) SAP
6 4 (2.80%) VMware
7 3 (2.10%) NetApp
7 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.10%) Splunk
8 2 (1.40%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.40%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.40%) HP
8 2 (1.40%) Perforce
8 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.70%) Cadence