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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 38 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 29 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.76% 1.09% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.18% 5.38% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 6
Median daily rate £338 £425 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.00%
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
191 186 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.77% 20.28% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 117 95
Median daily rate £403 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.82 £33.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +112.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £33.00 £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +12 17 £356 -
Warrington +10 8 £250 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (81.63%) SQL
3 37 (75.51%) PL/SQL
4 28 (57.14%) Java
5 19 (38.78%) TDD
5 19 (38.78%) Spring
6 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (34.69%) J2EE
6 17 (34.69%) XML
6 17 (34.69%) Finance
7 16 (32.65%) Web Services
7 16 (32.65%) JDBC
8 15 (30.61%) SOAP
8 15 (30.61%) WSDL
9 14 (28.57%) JAX-WS
9 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.53%) XSLT
10 13 (26.53%) IBM
11 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (22.45%) JUnit
11 11 (22.45%) Subversion
11 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.41%) Apache Camel
12 10 (20.41%) Selenium
12 10 (20.41%) AOP
12 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
12 10 (20.41%) JIRA
12 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server

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 (20.41%) WebSphere
1 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) Liferay
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) DMZ
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.04%) OLTP
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.04%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) JUnit
1 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.41%) JIRA
2 10 (20.41%) Selenium
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) TestNG
4 2 (4.08%) Toad
4 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.04%) JBehave
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) International Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.65%) PL/SQL Developer
4 14 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.24%) DBA
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.12%) XML Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.08%) Database Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Spring
2 17 (34.69%) J2EE
2 17 (34.69%) XML
3 16 (32.65%) JDBC
3 16 (32.65%) Web Services
4 15 (30.61%) SOAP
4 15 (30.61%) WSDL
5 14 (28.57%) JAX-WS
6 13 (26.53%) XSLT
7 10 (20.41%) Apache Camel
8 9 (18.37%) JAXB
9 8 (16.33%) POJO
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
11 6 (12.24%) .NET
12 5 (10.20%) JSP
12 5 (10.20%) Middleware
13 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
13 2 (4.08%) CSS
13 2 (4.08%) REST
13 2 (4.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) AIX
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) HPUX
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) TDD
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.41%) AOP
5 9 (18.37%) Integration Testing
5 9 (18.37%) Kanban
5 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.37%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
6 8 (16.33%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (6.12%) BDD
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) SDLC
8 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.08%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) SQL
2 37 (75.51%) PL/SQL
3 28 (57.14%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Kofax
3 2 (4.08%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) EMC
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft