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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 13 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 109 110 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.69% 11.17% 6.84%
As % of the Vendors category 21.58% 24.55% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 70 24
Median daily rate £425 £525 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £386 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -23.33%
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
505 448 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.51% 45.48% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 250 154
Median daily rate £425 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £700 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.92 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.34% +35.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Warrington -14 36 £475 -20.83% 1
Chester +9 33 £375 -6.36%
Macclesfield +4 11 £411 -8.61%
Crewe +3 6 - -
Knutsford -9 6 £406 -20.73% 1
Alderley Edge +5 1 £510 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 100 (57.47%) Java
2 81 (46.55%) SQL
3 73 (41.95%) Finance
4 67 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (33.33%) XML
6 55 (31.61%) Banking
7 50 (28.74%) JavaScript
8 46 (26.44%) PL/SQL
9 42 (24.14%) IBM
10 41 (23.56%) Linux
11 38 (21.84%) JBoss
12 36 (20.69%) J2EE
13 34 (19.54%) Web Services
13 34 (19.54%) Middleware
13 34 (19.54%) Oracle Database
14 33 (18.97%) WebSphere
14 33 (18.97%) HTML
15 30 (17.24%) SOAP
16 29 (16.67%) SOA
16 29 (16.67%) Spring
16 29 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (16.09%) REST
17 28 (16.09%) HTTP
18 27 (15.52%) Tomcat
18 27 (15.52%) JDBC
18 27 (15.52%) TDD
19 26 (14.94%) Oracle EBS
19 26 (14.94%) CSS
20 25 (14.37%) Apache
20 25 (14.37%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle
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 38 (21.84%) JBoss
2 33 (18.97%) WebSphere
3 27 (15.52%) Tomcat
4 25 (14.37%) Apache
5 15 (8.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 14 (8.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (7.47%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (7.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 12 (6.90%) WebLogic
9 8 (4.60%) CICS
9 8 (4.60%) IIS
9 8 (4.60%) iPlanet
10 4 (2.30%) Node.js
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (14.94%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (14.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (8.05%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (4.02%) SAP MDM
5 6 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (2.30%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (1.72%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.02%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (4.02%) Amazon S3
2 7 (4.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (4.02%) Veeva
3 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.30%) SoftLayer
4 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.09%) HTTP
2 15 (8.62%) Internet
3 4 (2.30%) Firewall
3 4 (2.30%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.30%) SSL
4 3 (1.72%) DNS
4 3 (1.72%) SAN
5 2 (1.15%) AMQP
5 2 (1.15%) DMZ
5 2 (1.15%) LDAP
6 1 (0.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.54%) Oracle Database
2 23 (13.22%) Oracle Reports
3 21 (12.07%) MySQL
3 21 (12.07%) SQL Server
4 20 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (8.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (6.32%) DB2
7 7 (4.02%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (4.02%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (4.02%) Star Schema
8 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.72%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.15%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (13.22%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (8.62%) Subversion
3 12 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.90%) JIRA
4 11 (6.32%) Selenium
5 9 (5.17%) JUnit
6 8 (4.60%) ClearCase
6 8 (4.60%) Introscope
7 7 (4.02%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.02%) ERwin
7 7 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (3.45%) Maven
9 5 (2.87%) Checkstyle
9 5 (2.87%) FindBugs
9 5 (2.87%) Mockito
9 5 (2.87%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.15%) TestNG
10 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (41.95%) Finance
2 55 (31.61%) Banking
3 12 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.60%) Local Government
5 5 (2.87%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Advertising
6 2 (1.15%) International Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (47.13%) Developer
2 38 (21.84%) Java Developer
3 34 (19.54%) Architect
4 31 (17.82%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (9.20%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.05%) E-Business Developer
7 13 (7.47%) Technical Architect
8 12 (6.90%) Consultant
9 11 (6.32%) Oracle Consultant
10 10 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Oracle Team Leader
10 10 (5.75%) Team Leader
11 9 (5.17%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 9 (5.17%) PL/SQL Developer
11 9 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (4.60%) Digital Architect
12 8 (4.60%) E-Business Team Leader
12 8 (4.60%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.60%) Technical Developer
13 7 (4.02%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (33.33%) XML
2 36 (20.69%) J2EE
3 34 (19.54%) Middleware
3 34 (19.54%) Web Services
4 33 (18.97%) HTML
5 30 (17.24%) SOAP
6 29 (16.67%) Spring
7 28 (16.09%) REST
8 27 (15.52%) JDBC
9 26 (14.94%) CSS
10 24 (13.79%) HTML5
11 19 (10.92%) Apache Camel
12 17 (9.77%) JSON
13 16 (9.20%) WSDL
14 15 (8.62%) JSP
14 15 (8.62%) XSD
15 14 (8.05%) CSS3
15 14 (8.05%) Servlets
16 13 (7.47%) ActiveMQ
17 11 (6.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.75%) Mainframe
2 8 (4.60%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.60%) PMI
3 7 (4.02%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.02%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.87%) Clustering
4 5 (2.87%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.87%) Smart Meter
4 5 (2.87%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.30%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.30%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.30%) User Experience
6 3 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.15%) Replication
7 2 (1.15%) Social Media
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.56%) Linux
2 19 (10.92%) Unix
3 13 (7.47%) AIX
3 13 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.90%) Windows
5 9 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.87%) Solaris
7 4 (2.30%) HPUX
8 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (16.67%) SOA
3 27 (15.52%) TDD
4 20 (11.49%) High Availability
4 20 (11.49%) Waterfall
4 20 (11.49%) Workflow
5 19 (10.92%) Integration Testing
6 14 (8.05%) Microservices
6 14 (8.05%) MVC
6 14 (8.05%) Open Source
6 14 (8.05%) Scrum
6 14 (8.05%) SDLC
7 13 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.47%) E-business
8 12 (6.90%) Automated Testing
8 12 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.90%) Migration
8 12 (6.90%) Project Management
8 12 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (57.47%) Java
2 81 (46.55%) SQL
3 50 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 46 (26.44%) PL/SQL
5 17 (9.77%) C
6 13 (7.47%) C++
7 10 (5.75%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.60%) Assembly Language
8 8 (4.60%) COBOL
9 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.30%) Jython
10 4 (2.30%) Korn
10 4 (2.30%) Perl
11 3 (1.72%) C#
11 3 (1.72%) Python
12 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.15%) PHP
13 1 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (4.60%) PMI Certification
1 8 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.45%) MCSE
2 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.87%) Degree
3 5 (2.87%) Sun Certification
4 4 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.72%) QA
3 2 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.02%) Docker
1 7 (4.02%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (4.60%) CA Wily
2 6 (3.45%) Data Guard
2 6 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.15%) Puppet
4 2 (1.15%) StatsD
4 2 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.15%) yum
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (24.14%) IBM
2 12 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.32%) VMware
4 9 (5.17%) Sun
5 8 (4.60%) CA
5 8 (4.60%) Chordiant
5 8 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.60%) SAP
6 7 (4.02%) Concur
6 7 (4.02%) HP
6 7 (4.02%) Infor
6 7 (4.02%) Talend
7 6 (3.45%) Sybase
7 6 (3.45%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.87%) ATG
8 5 (2.87%) Citrix
8 5 (2.87%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.87%) Kofax
8 5 (2.87%) Perforce
8 5 (2.87%) Teradata