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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 25 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 63 70 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.76% 8.63% 10.81%
As % of the Vendors category 18.16% 19.07% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 42
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£425 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £309 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
347 367 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.72% 45.25% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 160 170
Average daily rate £400 £386 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £214 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 32
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.84 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.35% -46.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Warrington -18 18 £550 -6.97% 3
Chester -4 10 £325 -25.71% 2
Crewe +6 9 £206 - 6
Knutsford -3 9 £369 +13.46% 1
Macclesfield -2 1 - - 1
Northwich - 1 - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 69 (37.50%) SQL
2 68 (36.96%) Java
3 55 (29.89%) JavaScript
4 54 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (26.09%) Finance
6 44 (23.91%) Teradata
7 43 (23.37%) Citrix
8 42 (22.83%) Opscode Chef
9 41 (22.28%) StatsD
9 41 (22.28%) IaaS
9 41 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
9 41 (22.28%) MongoDB
9 41 (22.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (21.74%) R
10 40 (21.74%) Big Data
10 40 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
10 40 (21.74%) Hadoop
10 40 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (21.20%) Machine Learning
11 39 (21.20%) Tableau
12 38 (20.65%) Oracle Database
12 38 (20.65%) Apigee
12 38 (20.65%) Mashery
12 38 (20.65%) UNIX
13 37 (20.11%) Visualisation
14 36 (19.57%) AngularJS
14 36 (19.57%) PL/SQL
15 33 (17.93%) Linux
15 33 (17.93%) Node.js
16 31 (16.85%) Twitter Bootstrap

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (17.93%) Node.js
2 20 (10.87%) WebSphere
3 13 (7.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (4.35%) JBoss
5 4 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.63%) SAS
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.09%) WordPress
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.54%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.54%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (7.61%) MS Office
2 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (16.30%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (9.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (7.07%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.09%) BigMachines
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 41 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
1 41 (22.28%) IaaS
2 40 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.04%) Internet
2 9 (4.89%) HTTP
3 5 (2.72%) SMTP
3 5 (2.72%) FTP
4 3 (1.63%) Wireless
5 2 (1.09%) Broadband
6 1 (0.54%) DHCP
6 1 (0.54%) SSL
6 1 (0.54%) SAN
6 1 (0.54%) DMZ
6 1 (0.54%) NAS
6 1 (0.54%) Firewall
6 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.28%) MongoDB
1 41 (22.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 40 (21.74%) Big Data
2 40 (21.74%) Hadoop
2 40 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (20.65%) Oracle Database
4 27 (14.67%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 12 (6.52%) QlikView
6 11 (5.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (5.43%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.89%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.80%) DB2
9 7 (3.80%) Informix
10 6 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (2.72%) MySQL
12 3 (1.63%) Ingres
12 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.63%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 19 (10.33%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.35%) JUnit
2 8 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.26%) JIRA
4 5 (2.72%) Subversion
5 4 (2.17%) Selenium
5 4 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.17%) Mockito
5 4 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.63%) Cactus
6 3 (1.63%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.63%) FishEye
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.54%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.54%) ERwin
8 1 (0.54%) Introscope
8 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.54%) Lombardi
General
1 48 (26.09%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Banking
3 7 (3.80%) Local Government
4 6 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (30.43%) Developer
2 52 (28.26%) Architect
3 39 (21.20%) Technical Architect
4 23 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 21 (11.41%) Digital Architect
6 19 (10.33%) Digital Technical Architect
7 16 (8.70%) Senior Architect
7 16 (8.70%) Consultant
8 15 (8.15%) Project Manager
8 15 (8.15%) Senior Technical Architect
9 13 (7.07%) Java Developer
10 12 (6.52%) Analyst
11 10 (5.43%) Administrator
11 10 (5.43%) Senior Digital Architect
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
13 8 (4.35%) Java Architect
14 7 (3.80%) Oracle DBA
14 7 (3.80%) Senior Developer
14 7 (3.80%) DBA
14 7 (3.80%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.57%) AngularJS
2 31 (16.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 28 (15.22%) .NET
4 26 (14.13%) Spring
5 19 (10.33%) Web Services
5 19 (10.33%) XML
6 18 (9.78%) J2EE
7 16 (8.70%) HTML
8 15 (8.15%) SOAP
9 14 (7.61%) WSDL
10 13 (7.07%) CSS
11 11 (5.98%) Servlets
12 9 (4.89%) JDBC
12 9 (4.89%) JSP
13 8 (4.35%) JAX-WS
13 8 (4.35%) HTML5
14 7 (3.80%) Ajax
14 7 (3.80%) XSLT
15 6 (3.26%) .NET Framework
15 6 (3.26%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.11%) Visualisation
2 12 (6.52%) User Experience
3 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 8 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.63%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.09%) BYOD
7 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.54%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Life Science
8 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.65%) UNIX
2 33 (17.93%) Linux
3 24 (13.04%) Windows
4 7 (3.80%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.26%) Solaris
6 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.09%) Android
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.20%) Machine Learning
3 21 (11.41%) SDLC
4 18 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (9.24%) Software Engineering
5 17 (9.24%) Integration Testing
5 17 (9.24%) System Integration Testing
6 15 (8.15%) Unit Testing
7 14 (7.61%) Workflow
8 13 (7.07%) ETL
8 13 (7.07%) Migration
8 13 (7.07%) Data Modelling
9 12 (6.52%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.43%) Test Scripting
10 10 (5.43%) ITIL
10 10 (5.43%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.89%) Data Architecture
12 8 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.50%) SQL
2 68 (36.96%) Java
3 55 (29.89%) JavaScript
4 40 (21.74%) R
5 36 (19.57%) PL/SQL
6 29 (15.76%) Python
7 7 (3.80%) XPath
8 5 (2.72%) PHP
9 4 (2.17%) Perl
10 2 (1.09%) C++
10 2 (1.09%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) C#
11 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (8.70%) Degree
2 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) ISO 9001
1 7 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 42 (22.83%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (22.28%) StatsD
3 4 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.09%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 44 (23.91%) Teradata
2 43 (23.37%) Citrix
3 39 (21.20%) Tableau
4 38 (20.65%) Apigee
4 38 (20.65%) Mashery
5 16 (8.70%) IBM
5 16 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 14 (7.61%) SAP
7 6 (3.26%) Informatica
7 6 (3.26%) LANDesk
8 5 (2.72%) VMware
8 5 (2.72%) webMethods
9 4 (2.17%) Perforce
9 4 (2.17%) Sybase
10 3 (1.63%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.09%) HP
11 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.09%) Siebel
11 2 (1.09%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
Warrington
Ascent People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Crewe
OCC Computer personnel
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
WEX Europe Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago