Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 28 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 166 181 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.44% 5.76% 8.23%
As % of the Vendors category 14.21% 14.13% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 120 212
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £282 £299 £300
90th Percentile £600 £501 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.52 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.70% -35.71% -58.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.76 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +105.61% -35.71% -58.00%

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 1,168 1,281 1,611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.28% 40.80% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 799 953
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £248
90th Percentile £550 £550 £537
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +4.32% +0.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 58 97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.33% -18.33% +30.86%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.48 £8.76
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.50 £22.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +8 132 £400 -2.44% 35
Bradford -9 14 £325 -22.62% 3
Halifax +1 4 £438 -3.31%
Wakefield -5 3 £450 +100.00% 1
Huddersfield - 3 £350 - 1
Pontefract - 1 - -
Oracle
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 69 (41.57%) Java
2 67 (40.36%) SQL
3 49 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (25.90%) Finance
5 30 (18.07%) Spring
6 28 (16.87%) Unix
6 28 (16.87%) Oracle Database
7 27 (16.27%) TDD
8 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
9 25 (15.06%) Software Engineering
10 22 (13.25%) MySQL
10 22 (13.25%) Hibernate
11 21 (12.65%) DevOps
12 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (11.45%) BDD
12 19 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (10.84%) Web Services
13 18 (10.84%) Linux
13 18 (10.84%) MongoDB
13 18 (10.84%) Git (software)
14 17 (10.24%) XML
15 16 (9.64%) Tomcat
15 16 (9.64%) NoSQL
15 16 (9.64%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (9.64%) Jenkins
16 15 (9.04%) Analytics
16 15 (9.04%) Relational Database
17 14 (8.43%) Test Automation
17 14 (8.43%) ERP
17 14 (8.43%) SAP

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 16 (9.64%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (5.42%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.82%) JBoss
5 7 (4.22%) SAS
6 5 (3.01%) Jetty
6 5 (3.01%) Tornado
7 4 (2.41%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.41%) Confluence
8 3 (1.81%) Tuxedo
8 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.20%) Apache
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.20%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.20%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.41%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.60%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.60%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.60%) Demantra
5 1 (0.60%) Kypera Housing
5 1 (0.60%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.60%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.60%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.60%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) AMQP
1 5 (3.01%) SMS
2 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) SSH
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.87%) Oracle Database
2 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
3 22 (13.25%) MySQL
4 18 (10.84%) MongoDB
5 16 (9.64%) NoSQL
6 15 (9.04%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.83%) Hadoop
8 12 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (6.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (6.02%) Big Data
11 8 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (4.22%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (4.22%) RDBMS
13 5 (3.01%) Couchbase
13 5 (3.01%) Redis
13 5 (3.01%) Riak
13 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (2.41%) Apache Hive
14 4 (2.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.64%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.23%) JUnit
4 11 (6.63%) Maven
5 7 (4.22%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.22%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.01%) FitNesse
6 5 (3.01%) JBehave
6 5 (3.01%) JIRA
6 5 (3.01%) Selenium
6 5 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (3.01%) Subversion
6 5 (3.01%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.41%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.81%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.81%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.20%) ERwin
General
1 43 (25.90%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Banking
3 8 (4.82%) Retail
4 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (34.34%) Developer
2 39 (23.49%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.86%) Consultant
4 21 (12.65%) Analyst
5 18 (10.84%) Architect
6 14 (8.43%) Administrator
7 13 (7.83%) DBA
8 10 (6.02%) Oracle Consultant
8 10 (6.02%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (6.02%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.22%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Oracle Specialist
11 6 (3.61%) Data Architect
11 6 (3.61%) Security Consultant
12 5 (3.01%) Data Analyst
12 5 (3.01%) Information Security Consultant
12 5 (3.01%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (3.01%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.07%) Spring
2 22 (13.25%) Hibernate
3 18 (10.84%) Web Services
4 17 (10.24%) XML
5 16 (9.64%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (7.83%) Spring Boot
7 11 (6.63%) .NET
8 9 (5.42%) JMS
8 9 (5.42%) Kafka
9 8 (4.82%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (4.82%) Apache Camel
10 7 (4.22%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.22%) Node.js
11 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.61%) HTML
11 6 (3.61%) RESTful
12 5 (3.01%) Ajax
12 5 (3.01%) CSS
12 5 (3.01%) Flask
12 5 (3.01%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.22%) Replication
3 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.61%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.41%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 4 (2.41%) FMCG
6 3 (1.81%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.81%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.81%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.20%) NHS
8 1 (0.60%) AS400
8 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.60%) HACMP
8 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.87%) Unix
2 18 (10.84%) Linux
3 9 (5.42%) Windows
4 7 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.01%) AIX
6 4 (2.41%) HPUX
7 2 (1.20%) CentOS
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.27%) TDD
3 25 (15.06%) Software Engineering
4 21 (12.65%) DevOps
5 19 (11.45%) BDD
5 19 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (9.04%) Analytics
7 14 (8.43%) ERP
7 14 (8.43%) Migration
7 14 (8.43%) Test Automation
8 13 (7.83%) Scrum
9 12 (7.23%) Kanban
9 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.02%) Microservices
10 10 (6.02%) SOA
10 10 (6.02%) Visualisation
11 9 (5.42%) Data Management
11 9 (5.42%) Information Security
11 9 (5.42%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 69 (41.57%) Java
2 67 (40.36%) SQL
3 10 (6.02%) C#
4 8 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.82%) Python
5 7 (4.22%) COBOL
5 7 (4.22%) Ruby
5 7 (4.22%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.01%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.01%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.01%) VB
8 4 (2.41%) C
8 4 (2.41%) RPG
8 4 (2.41%) Scala
8 4 (2.41%) VB6
9 3 (1.81%) R
10 2 (1.20%) Go
10 2 (1.20%) NATURAL
10 2 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.23%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.20%) SAS Certification
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.60%) CISM
3 1 (0.60%) CISSP
3 1 (0.60%) Degree
3 1 (0.60%) MCP
3 1 (0.60%) MCSA
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) OCP
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.63%) GDPR
3 5 (3.01%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.41%) QA
5 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.20%) SLA
7 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.61%) Docker
2 3 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) HDFS
3 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Ansible
1 5 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.01%) Puppet
2 3 (1.81%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.20%) Oozie
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (8.43%) SAP
2 13 (7.83%) IBM
3 7 (4.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.22%) Tableau
4 6 (3.61%) HP
5 5 (3.01%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.41%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.41%) NetApp
6 4 (2.41%) QAD
7 3 (1.81%) Datameer
7 3 (1.81%) Informatica
7 3 (1.81%) Splunk
8 2 (1.20%) Apigee
8 2 (1.20%) CA
8 2 (1.20%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.20%) Dell
8 2 (1.20%) EMC
8 2 (1.20%) Logi
8 2 (1.20%) Siebel
8 2 (1.20%) Xamarin