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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 103 77 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.65% 8.37% 7.87%
As % of the Vendors category 26.89% 18.92% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 35
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£425 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £478 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £59.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
383 407 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.05% 44.24% 50.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 181 232
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £238 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 43 22
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.56 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +106.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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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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 +7 51 £500 +38.88% 2
Knutsford +8 10 £325 +25.00% 6
Chester -2 8 £419 +11.66% 4
Crewe -7 3 £400 +33.33% 1
Macclesfield - 2 - - 1
Runcorn -7 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 - - 1
Alderley Edge - - - - 3
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Ellesmere Port - - - - 3
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 78 (48.45%) SQL
2 61 (37.89%) Oracle EBS
2 61 (37.89%) Finance
3 56 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 54 (33.54%) SC Cleared
5 41 (25.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 34 (21.12%) CRM
7 33 (20.50%) Windows
8 31 (19.25%) UNIX
9 30 (18.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 24 (14.91%) Oracle Database
10 24 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (14.29%) Linux
11 23 (14.29%) Java
11 23 (14.29%) PL/SQL
12 20 (12.42%) XML
13 19 (11.80%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (11.18%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (10.56%) Local Government
15 17 (10.56%) Migration
15 17 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (9.94%) Middleware
16 16 (9.94%) SAP
17 15 (9.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 14 (8.70%) DB2
18 14 (8.70%) Solaris
18 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
18 14 (8.70%) SOA
19 13 (8.07%) Oracle Forms
19 13 (8.07%) SQL Server

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 13 (8.07%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (6.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.35%) JBoss
4 6 (3.73%) IIS
4 6 (3.73%) SAS
5 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.86%) Documentum
6 3 (1.86%) Apache
6 3 (1.86%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.24%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.24%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.62%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.62%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.62%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 61 (37.89%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (25.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (9.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 13 (8.07%) Oracle Payroll
5 12 (7.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 10 (6.21%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (3.73%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (1.24%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) WAN
1 5 (3.11%) Firewall
2 4 (2.48%) NAS
2 4 (2.48%) FTP
2 4 (2.48%) SAN
3 3 (1.86%) Intranet
3 3 (1.86%) DHCP
4 2 (1.24%) LDAP
4 2 (1.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) SMTP
5 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.62%) Wireless
5 1 (0.62%) SSH
5 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 24 (14.91%) Oracle Database
3 19 (11.80%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (8.70%) DB2
5 13 (8.07%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.35%) MySQL
8 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (3.73%) JasperReports
9 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.48%) BODI
10 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.86%) MS Access
11 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.24%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (7.45%) Subversion
3 3 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.24%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.62%) Ant
5 1 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 61 (37.89%) Finance
2 17 (10.56%) Local Government
3 13 (8.07%) Advertising
4 8 (4.97%) Retail
5 7 (4.35%) Banking
6 4 (2.48%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.86%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (26.71%) Consultant
2 39 (24.22%) Architect
3 38 (23.60%) Developer
4 31 (19.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 19 (11.80%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 19 (11.80%) Payroll Consultant
6 18 (11.18%) Oracle Developer
7 16 (9.94%) Technical Architect
8 13 (8.07%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 12 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.83%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (6.83%) Java Developer
11 10 (6.21%) Analyst
12 8 (4.97%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 6 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
14 5 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
14 5 (3.11%) SOA Developer
14 5 (3.11%) E-Business Consultant
15 4 (2.48%) Supply Chain Consultant
15 4 (2.48%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.42%) XML
2 16 (9.94%) Middleware
3 10 (6.21%) .NET
3 10 (6.21%) J2EE
4 9 (5.59%) JDBC
5 7 (4.35%) SOAP
5 7 (4.35%) EJB
5 7 (4.35%) HTML
5 7 (4.35%) Java EE
6 6 (3.73%) Spring
6 6 (3.73%) JSF
6 6 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.48%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.48%) Web Services
7 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.86%) CSS
9 2 (1.24%) Struts
9 2 (1.24%) JSP
9 2 (1.24%) SAP XI
9 2 (1.24%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.97%) Reference Data
5 7 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.73%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.24%) Statistics
7 2 (1.24%) CMDB
7 2 (1.24%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.62%) GIS
8 1 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) HACMP
8 1 (0.62%) AS400
8 1 (0.62%) SCORM
8 1 (0.62%) Tandem
8 1 (0.62%) Life Science
8 1 (0.62%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.50%) Windows
2 31 (19.25%) UNIX
3 23 (14.29%) Linux
4 14 (8.70%) Solaris
5 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.73%) HPUX
6 5 (3.11%) AIX
7 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.86%) CentOS
8 3 (1.86%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.24%) SUSE
10 1 (0.62%) Android
10 1 (0.62%) VMS
10 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.12%) CRM
2 24 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (10.56%) Migration
3 17 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 14 (8.70%) SOA
5 13 (8.07%) Workflow
6 9 (5.59%) Data Architecture
7 8 (4.97%) Information Security
7 8 (4.97%) PRINCE
8 7 (4.35%) ITIL
8 7 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (3.73%) IT Governance
9 6 (3.73%) E-business
9 6 (3.73%) EAI
10 5 (3.11%) EAM
10 5 (3.11%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (48.45%) SQL
2 23 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 23 (14.29%) Java
3 6 (3.73%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.11%) Python
4 5 (3.11%) C#
5 4 (2.48%) VB
5 4 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.86%) Perl
7 2 (1.24%) PHP
7 2 (1.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.62%) AWK
8 1 (0.62%) Jython
8 1 (0.62%) VB6
8 1 (0.62%) XPath
8 1 (0.62%) sed
8 1 (0.62%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 56 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 54 (33.54%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.21%) Degree
4 5 (3.11%) ISEB
5 4 (2.48%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.86%) CISSP
7 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.24%) PowerHA
4 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.62%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) Nessus
2 2 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.62%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.62%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.62%) Foglight
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.62%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.62%) SCCM
3 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (9.94%) SAP
2 13 (8.07%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.45%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.45%) VMware
4 7 (4.35%) Business Objects
5 6 (3.73%) IBM
5 6 (3.73%) HP
6 4 (2.48%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.48%) Cisco
6 4 (2.48%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.86%) Informatica
7 3 (1.86%) F5
7 3 (1.86%) Remedy
7 3 (1.86%) Compuware
8 2 (1.24%) Sybase
8 2 (1.24%) EMC
8 2 (1.24%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.62%) ESRI
9 1 (0.62%) Teradata
9 1 (0.62%) Tumbleweed
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