The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 46 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 22 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.94% 0.86% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.43% 4.27% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 6
Median daily rate £325 £369 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +41.66%
Oracle Database
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
211 211 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.21% 20.17% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 138 116
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.86 £33.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.96% +18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +10 10 £431 +39.11%
Warrington - 8 £250 - 2
Knutsford +2 1 - -
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (89.36%) SQL
3 39 (82.98%) PL/SQL
4 27 (57.45%) Java
5 19 (40.43%) TDD
5 19 (40.43%) Spring
6 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (38.30%) Finance
7 17 (36.17%) J2EE
7 17 (36.17%) XML
8 16 (34.04%) Web Services
8 16 (34.04%) JDBC
9 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (31.91%) SOAP
9 15 (31.91%) WSDL
10 14 (29.79%) JAX-WS
11 13 (27.66%) XSLT
11 13 (27.66%) IBM
12 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (23.40%) Subversion
12 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
13 10 (21.28%) Apache Camel
13 10 (21.28%) AOP
13 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
13 10 (21.28%) JIRA
13 10 (21.28%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (19.15%) JUnit
14 9 (19.15%) JAXB

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (21.28%) WebSphere
1 10 (21.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Liferay
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) DMZ
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.13%) OLTP
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Subversion
2 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.28%) JIRA
3 9 (19.15%) JUnit
4 8 (17.02%) Selenium
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (6.38%) Toad
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) International Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) Java Developer
3 18 (38.30%) PL/SQL Developer
4 16 (34.04%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (31.91%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.64%) DBA
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (6.38%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.38%) XML Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Programmer
9 2 (4.26%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) Spring
2 17 (36.17%) J2EE
2 17 (36.17%) XML
3 16 (34.04%) JDBC
3 16 (34.04%) Web Services
4 15 (31.91%) SOAP
4 15 (31.91%) WSDL
5 14 (29.79%) JAX-WS
6 13 (27.66%) XSLT
7 10 (21.28%) Apache Camel
8 9 (19.15%) JAXB
9 8 (17.02%) .NET
9 8 (17.02%) POJO
10 7 (14.89%) HTML
11 5 (10.64%) JSP
11 5 (10.64%) Middleware
12 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
12 2 (4.26%) REST
12 2 (4.26%) RESTful
12 2 (4.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) AIX
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) HPUX
2 1 (2.13%) Solaris
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) TDD
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.28%) AOP
5 9 (19.15%) Integration Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Kanban
5 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
5 9 (19.15%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.02%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
8 2 (4.26%) Visual Analytics
9 1 (2.13%) BDD
9 1 (2.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) SQL
2 39 (82.98%) PL/SQL
3 27 (57.45%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (27.66%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.13%) EMC
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Kofax
3 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.13%) NetApp