The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 22 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 55 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.61% 7.96% 10.89%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 17.03% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 31
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +8.08%
Oracle
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 370 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.67% 46.78% 50.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 162 134
Average daily rate £400 £313 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £169 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 28
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -64.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.75 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Chester +3 15 £425 +78.94% 4
Crewe - 14 £206 - 2
Warrington -23 6 £600 +20.00% 4
Knutsford -5 5 £525 +75.00%
Macclesfield -3 1 - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle 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.

1 70 (38.67%) SQL
2 61 (33.70%) Java
3 56 (30.94%) JavaScript
3 56 (30.94%) Finance
4 50 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (24.86%) Citrix
6 43 (23.76%) Oracle EBS
6 43 (23.76%) Teradata
7 41 (22.65%) PL/SQL
7 41 (22.65%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (22.10%) IaaS
8 40 (22.10%) StatsD
8 40 (22.10%) MongoDB
8 40 (22.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 40 (22.10%) Amazon AWS
9 39 (21.55%) Hadoop
9 39 (21.55%) R
9 39 (21.55%) Big Data
9 39 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (20.99%) Machine Learning
10 38 (20.99%) Tableau
11 37 (20.44%) Cloud Computing
11 37 (20.44%) Apigee
11 37 (20.44%) Mashery
12 36 (19.89%) Visualisation
12 36 (19.89%) Oracle Database
13 31 (17.13%) Oracle EBS R12
14 30 (16.57%) AngularJS
14 30 (16.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 30 (16.57%) Node.js

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (16.57%) Node.js
2 20 (11.05%) WebSphere
3 15 (8.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (3.31%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (3.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (2.76%) JBoss
6 3 (1.66%) SAS
7 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.10%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.55%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.55%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.55%) iPlanet
Applications
1 13 (7.18%) MS Office
2 9 (4.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (23.76%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (17.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (9.39%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 2 (1.10%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (22.10%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (22.10%) IaaS
2 37 (20.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.39%) Internet
2 6 (3.31%) HTTP
2 6 (3.31%) Wireless
3 5 (2.76%) Broadband
4 2 (1.10%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) DMZ
5 1 (0.55%) Firewall
5 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.55%) DHCP
5 1 (0.55%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.10%) MongoDB
1 40 (22.10%) Apache Cassandra
2 39 (21.55%) Big Data
2 39 (21.55%) Hadoop
2 39 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (19.89%) Oracle Database
4 26 (14.36%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (5.52%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.52%) QlikView
5 10 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.52%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.97%) Informix
6 9 (4.97%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.31%) MySQL
7 6 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.21%) DB2
10 3 (1.66%) Ingres
10 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (5.52%) JUnit
3 7 (3.87%) Selenium
4 6 (3.31%) Mockito
4 6 (3.31%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.31%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.21%) JIRA
5 4 (2.21%) Subversion
6 3 (1.66%) Cactus
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.55%) Ant
7 1 (0.55%) Hudson
7 1 (0.55%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.55%) ERwin
7 1 (0.55%) Introscope
7 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 56 (30.94%) Finance
2 15 (8.29%) Local Government
3 8 (4.42%) Banking
4 5 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.10%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (33.15%) Developer
2 47 (25.97%) Architect
3 38 (20.99%) Technical Architect
4 25 (13.81%) Oracle Developer
5 23 (12.71%) Consultant
6 20 (11.05%) Digital Architect
7 19 (10.50%) Oracle Consultant
8 18 (9.94%) Digital Technical Architect
9 17 (9.39%) Java Developer
10 15 (8.29%) Senior Architect
11 14 (7.73%) Senior Technical Architect
12 13 (7.18%) Project Manager
13 10 (5.52%) Analyst
13 10 (5.52%) Administrator
14 9 (4.97%) Senior Digital Architect
15 8 (4.42%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
16 7 (3.87%) Functional Consultant
16 7 (3.87%) Oracle Functional Consultant
17 6 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
17 6 (3.31%) E-Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.57%) AngularJS
1 30 (16.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 27 (14.92%) .NET
3 23 (12.71%) Spring
4 20 (11.05%) Web Services
5 18 (9.94%) J2EE
6 17 (9.39%) SOAP
7 16 (8.84%) WSDL
8 13 (7.18%) XML
8 13 (7.18%) HTML
9 12 (6.63%) CSS
9 12 (6.63%) Servlets
10 8 (4.42%) JSP
10 8 (4.42%) JAX-RPC
10 8 (4.42%) JAX-WS
11 7 (3.87%) JSON
11 7 (3.87%) XSLT
12 6 (3.31%) XSL
12 6 (3.31%) JDBC
12 6 (3.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.89%) Visualisation
2 9 (4.97%) User Experience
2 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.42%) Reference Data
4 7 (3.87%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.66%) GIS
5 3 (1.66%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.66%) Web 2.0
5 3 (1.66%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.10%) BYOD
6 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.55%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.47%) Linux
2 25 (13.81%) UNIX
3 23 (12.71%) Windows
4 6 (3.31%) Android
4 6 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.31%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.99%) Machine Learning
3 25 (13.81%) SDLC
4 21 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.50%) Software Engineering
7 16 (8.84%) Workflow
8 14 (7.73%) Integration Testing
8 14 (7.73%) System Integration Testing
9 12 (6.63%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.08%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.52%) ETL
11 10 (5.52%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.52%) CRM
12 9 (4.97%) Migration
12 9 (4.97%) Test Scripting
12 9 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.42%) Data Architecture
13 8 (4.42%) PRINCE
13 8 (4.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (38.67%) SQL
2 61 (33.70%) Java
3 56 (30.94%) JavaScript
4 41 (22.65%) PL/SQL
5 39 (21.55%) R
6 29 (16.02%) Python
7 7 (3.87%) XPath
8 4 (2.21%) Perl
8 4 (2.21%) C
9 2 (1.10%) C++
9 2 (1.10%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) VBA
10 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.18%) SC Cleared
2 13 (7.18%) Degree
3 4 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.10%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 41 (22.65%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (22.10%) StatsD
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (1.10%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.55%) OVSD
4 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (24.86%) Citrix
2 43 (23.76%) Teradata
3 38 (20.99%) Tableau
4 37 (20.44%) Apigee
4 37 (20.44%) Mashery
5 17 (9.39%) Microsoft
6 16 (8.84%) IBM
7 7 (3.87%) SAP
8 6 (3.31%) LANDesk
9 5 (2.76%) VMware
10 4 (2.21%) Perforce
10 4 (2.21%) Informatica
11 3 (1.66%) Sybase
11 3 (1.66%) HP
12 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.10%) ESRI
13 1 (0.55%) ATG
13 1 (0.55%) McAfee
13 1 (0.55%) NetApp
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