The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 53 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 2.39% 3.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.52% 12.50% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 19
Average daily rate
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£358 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.43% +24.16%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
184 144 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.26% 19.12% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 62 137
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.89 £21.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Cheshire region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Cheshire region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 £300 - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Chester - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database.

1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (38.46%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Spring
5 8 (30.77%) J2EE
5 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) JAXB
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) JiBX
7 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
9 4 (15.38%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) C#
9 4 (15.38%) HTML
9 4 (15.38%) UNIX
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Apache
10 3 (11.54%) AIX
10 3 (11.54%) CSS
10 3 (11.54%) VB
10 3 (11.54%) ISEB
10 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
10 3 (11.54%) Middleware
10 3 (11.54%) Release Management

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.69%) MS Access
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) JasperReports
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.85%) BODI
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) QlikView
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) Spring
3 8 (30.77%) J2EE
3 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) JiBX
4 6 (23.08%) JAXB
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) Middleware
6 3 (11.54%) CSS
6 3 (11.54%) Java EE
7 2 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (7.69%) JDBC
7 2 (7.69%) JSF
8 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) Java SE
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 2 (7.69%) Statistics
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) AIX
5 2 (7.69%) HPUX
5 2 (7.69%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
2 3 (11.54%) Release Management
3 2 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (3.85%) ETL
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) AOP
4 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 5 days ago