The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 24 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 58 66 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.90% 8.94% 11.38%
As % of the Vendors category 16.11% 17.69% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 27
Average daily rate £363 £373 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £273 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £578 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £51.39 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
360 373 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.86% 50.54% 54.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 168 184
Average daily rate £350 £363 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £232 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 11
Average hourly rate £31.50 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Oracle
North West

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -3 23 £338 +8.00% 4
Warrington +1 22 £425 +11.84% 7
Knutsford +5 2 £260 +18.45% 6
Crewe - 2 - - 1
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Northwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 54 (39.42%) SQL
2 40 (29.20%) Finance
3 39 (28.47%) Oracle Database
4 37 (27.01%) Java
5 31 (22.63%) Web Services
6 29 (21.17%) Oracle EBS
7 28 (20.44%) XML
8 20 (14.60%) Banking
8 20 (14.60%) Spring
8 20 (14.60%) SAP
8 20 (14.60%) AIX
9 19 (13.87%) ITIL
9 19 (13.87%) Security Cleared
10 18 (13.14%) SC Cleared
10 18 (13.14%) .NET
11 17 (12.41%) J2EE
11 17 (12.41%) PL/SQL
11 17 (12.41%) Oracle EBS R12
12 16 (11.68%) UNIX
13 15 (10.95%) HTML
13 15 (10.95%) Project Management
14 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.22%) Windows
15 13 (9.49%) Linux
15 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (9.49%) IBM
15 13 (9.49%) Migration
16 12 (8.76%) Local Government
16 12 (8.76%) Shell Script
16 12 (8.76%) Data Modelling

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (5.84%) SharePoint
1 8 (5.84%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.38%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.92%) Mule
4 3 (2.19%) Apache
5 2 (1.46%) SAS
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.46%) Gentran
5 2 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.73%) CMS
6 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (21.17%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (12.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (6.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 8 (5.84%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (5.11%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (2.19%) SAP SEM
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.73%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.73%) CA Clarity
9 1 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) PaaS
1 4 (2.92%) IaaS
2 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) LAN
2 4 (2.92%) WAN
2 4 (2.92%) HTTP
2 4 (2.92%) SAN
3 3 (2.19%) Internet
3 3 (2.19%) NAS
4 2 (1.46%) LDAP
4 2 (1.46%) DMZ
4 2 (1.46%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.46%) SSL
4 2 (1.46%) DHCP
4 2 (1.46%) FTP
5 1 (0.73%) Intranet
5 1 (0.73%) Firewall
5 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.47%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.76%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.30%) MySQL
4 9 (6.57%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (5.84%) SAP BW
5 8 (5.84%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (5.11%) DB2
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.65%) Big Data
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.46%) Informix
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.38%) JIRA
3 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.19%) JUnit
4 2 (1.46%) Subversion
4 2 (1.46%) Maven
5 1 (0.73%) NWDS
5 1 (0.73%) JMeter
5 1 (0.73%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.73%) LSMW
General
1 40 (29.20%) Finance
2 20 (14.60%) Banking
3 12 (8.76%) Local Government
4 7 (5.11%) Legal
5 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.36%) Developer
2 24 (17.52%) Consultant
3 17 (12.41%) Architect
3 17 (12.41%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.49%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.30%) Analyst
5 10 (7.30%) Tester
5 10 (7.30%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (5.84%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 7 (5.11%) Software Tester
7 7 (5.11%) Payroll Consultant
7 7 (5.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.38%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 5 (3.65%) Applications Architect
9 5 (3.65%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.65%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.92%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.92%) Migration Consultant
10 4 (2.92%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.63%) Web Services
2 28 (20.44%) XML
3 20 (14.60%) Spring
4 18 (13.14%) .NET
5 17 (12.41%) J2EE
6 15 (10.95%) HTML
7 11 (8.03%) JAXB
7 11 (8.03%) JiBX
8 10 (7.30%) Middleware
9 8 (5.84%) WSDL
9 8 (5.84%) SOAP
9 8 (5.84%) CSS
10 7 (5.11%) XSLT
10 7 (5.11%) JAX-RPC
11 6 (4.38%) JDBC
12 5 (3.65%) XHTML
12 5 (3.65%) Hibernate
12 5 (3.65%) SAP XI
12 5 (3.65%) Apache Axis
13 4 (2.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Data Integration
2 8 (5.84%) GIS
3 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.65%) Reference Data
3 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.92%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.92%) Clustering
5 3 (2.19%) Web 2.0
5 3 (2.19%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.19%) NHS
6 2 (1.46%) RIA
6 2 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.73%) LPAR
7 1 (0.73%) Replication
7 1 (0.73%) HACMP
7 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.60%) AIX
2 16 (11.68%) UNIX
3 14 (10.22%) Windows
4 13 (9.49%) Linux
5 4 (2.92%) MVS
5 4 (2.92%) VME
6 3 (2.19%) Solaris
7 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.73%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.87%) ITIL
2 15 (10.95%) Project Management
3 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (9.49%) Migration
4 12 (8.76%) Data Modelling
5 10 (7.30%) ERP
5 10 (7.30%) ETL
5 10 (7.30%) Business Analysis
5 10 (7.30%) Matrix Management
6 9 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.57%) CRM
6 9 (6.57%) Change Management
7 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.84%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.11%) Test Scripting
8 7 (5.11%) Manual Testing
8 7 (5.11%) Workflow
8 7 (5.11%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.11%) Service Management
9 6 (4.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.42%) SQL
2 37 (27.01%) Java
3 17 (12.41%) PL/SQL
4 12 (8.76%) Shell Script
5 11 (8.03%) C#
6 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.84%) VB
6 8 (5.84%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.11%) VBScript
7 7 (5.11%) C++
7 7 (5.11%) C
8 4 (2.92%) Python
8 4 (2.92%) XPath
9 2 (1.46%) JCL
9 2 (1.46%) ABAP
10 1 (0.73%) XAML
10 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) Degree
4 3 (2.19%) CISSP
4 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.46%) CISA
5 2 (1.46%) GIAC
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.92%) PowerHA
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (14.60%) SAP
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.49%) IBM
4 7 (5.11%) Informatica
5 6 (4.38%) Dell
6 4 (2.92%) JBoss
7 3 (2.19%) Perforce
8 2 (1.46%) VMware
8 2 (1.46%) Netezza
8 2 (1.46%) HP
8 2 (1.46%) Sybase
8 2 (1.46%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.46%) Cisco
8 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.73%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.73%) Primavera
9 1 (0.73%) ESRI
9 1 (0.73%) Stellent
9 1 (0.73%) EMC
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