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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 6 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 93 55 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.03% 6.00% 7.74%
As % of the Vendors category 27.68% 17.19% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 29
Median daily rate £388 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £299 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-20.71% -1.40%
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
336 320 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.47% 34.90% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 172 158
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 28
Median hourly rate £14.86 £17.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.85% +38.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +25 37 £400 -38.46% 2
Chester +2 23 £375 -11.76% 1
Macclesfield +9 7 £513 -
Knutsford -3 6 £394 -23.17% 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 111 (55.50%) Java
2 104 (52.00%) SQL
3 82 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (40.00%) Finance
5 61 (30.50%) XML
6 59 (29.50%) Banking
7 57 (28.50%) Linux
8 51 (25.50%) PL/SQL
9 49 (24.50%) Oracle Database
10 47 (23.50%) IBM
11 45 (22.50%) J2EE
12 44 (22.00%) JavaScript
13 41 (20.50%) Web Services
14 40 (20.00%) TDD
15 38 (19.00%) HTML
16 37 (18.50%) SOAP
16 37 (18.50%) Spring
17 35 (17.50%) JDBC
17 35 (17.50%) JBoss
18 34 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (16.00%) WebSphere
20 31 (15.50%) Middleware
21 30 (15.00%) SOA
22 29 (14.50%) Mainframe
23 28 (14.00%) DB2
23 28 (14.00%) REST
24 27 (13.50%) CSS
24 27 (13.50%) AIX
25 26 (13.00%) Windows
25 26 (13.00%) HTTP

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 35 (17.50%) JBoss
2 32 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 24 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 20 (10.00%) Apache
5 13 (6.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.50%) WebLogic
7 8 (4.00%) CICS
7 8 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (4.00%) IIS
7 8 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.50%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.50%) Liferay
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.50%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (5.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.50%) SAP MDM
3 4 (2.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (3.50%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (3.50%) Veeva
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) SoftLayer
4 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.00%) HTTP
2 16 (8.00%) DHCP
3 12 (6.00%) Internet
4 4 (2.00%) SAN
5 3 (1.50%) DNS
5 3 (1.50%) Firewall
5 3 (1.50%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.00%) AMQP
6 2 (1.00%) DMZ
6 2 (1.00%) LDAP
7 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.50%) Oracle Database
2 28 (14.00%) DB2
3 23 (11.50%) SQL Server
4 22 (11.00%) MySQL
5 20 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (8.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (6.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (5.50%) Star Schema
10 9 (4.50%) Relational Database
11 8 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (3.00%) Data Mart
12 6 (3.00%) Essbase
13 4 (2.00%) OLAP
13 4 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (2.00%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (9.50%) Jenkins
1 19 (9.50%) JIRA
1 19 (9.50%) Subversion
2 16 (8.00%) Selenium
3 14 (7.00%) JUnit
3 14 (7.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (5.50%) ERwin
4 11 (5.50%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (4.50%) ClearCase
6 8 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.50%) Maven
8 6 (3.00%) Mockito
8 6 (3.00%) SonarQube
9 5 (2.50%) Checkstyle
9 5 (2.50%) FindBugs
10 4 (2.00%) Introscope
11 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.00%) TestNG
11 2 (1.00%) Toad
11 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 80 (40.00%) Finance
2 59 (29.50%) Banking
3 16 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.50%) International Banking
5 3 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Local Government
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (44.50%) Developer
2 48 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 41 (20.50%) Architect
4 27 (13.50%) Oracle Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.00%) PL/SQL Developer
7 15 (7.50%) Consultant
8 14 (7.00%) SQL Developer
8 14 (7.00%) Technical Architect
9 8 (4.00%) Analyst
9 8 (4.00%) Digital Architect
9 8 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.50%) DBA
10 7 (3.50%) Digital Technical Architect
10 7 (3.50%) Java Architect
10 7 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.50%) Lead Architect
10 7 (3.50%) Senior ETL Developer
10 7 (3.50%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (3.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (30.50%) XML
2 45 (22.50%) J2EE
3 41 (20.50%) Web Services
4 38 (19.00%) HTML
5 37 (18.50%) SOAP
5 37 (18.50%) Spring
6 35 (17.50%) JDBC
7 31 (15.50%) Middleware
8 28 (14.00%) REST
9 27 (13.50%) CSS
10 25 (12.50%) HTML5
11 23 (11.50%) Apache Camel
11 23 (11.50%) WSDL
12 18 (9.00%) JSP
12 18 (9.00%) XSLT
13 17 (8.50%) JSON
14 15 (7.50%) Servlets
14 15 (7.50%) XSD
15 14 (7.00%) CSS3
15 14 (7.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.50%) Mainframe
2 11 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 8 (4.00%) PMI
4 7 (3.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.50%) Clustering
6 5 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.50%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.00%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.00%) Online Banking
7 4 (2.00%) User Experience
8 3 (1.50%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.00%) Replication
9 2 (1.00%) Social Media
10 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.50%) Linux
2 27 (13.50%) AIX
3 26 (13.00%) Windows
4 25 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (12.00%) Unix
6 22 (11.00%) Solaris
7 21 (10.50%) HPUX
8 9 (4.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.00%) TDD
3 34 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (15.00%) SOA
5 25 (12.50%) Migration
5 25 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 22 (11.00%) Integration Testing
7 20 (10.00%) High Availability
8 19 (9.50%) Scrum
9 16 (8.00%) Open Source
9 16 (8.00%) SDLC
10 15 (7.50%) Data Modelling
11 14 (7.00%) Analytics
11 14 (7.00%) ETL
11 14 (7.00%) ITIL
11 14 (7.00%) Microservices
12 13 (6.50%) E-business
12 13 (6.50%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (55.50%) Java
2 104 (52.00%) SQL
3 51 (25.50%) PL/SQL
4 44 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.50%) C
6 13 (6.50%) C++
7 8 (4.00%) Assembly Language
7 8 (4.00%) COBOL
8 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.50%) C#
9 5 (2.50%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.50%) PHP
10 3 (1.50%) Python
11 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.00%) Degree
4 6 (3.00%) MCSE
4 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.50%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.50%) Docker
2 7 (3.50%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) vCloud
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.50%) CA Wily
2 3 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.00%) Puppet
3 2 (1.00%) StatsD
3 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.00%) yum
4 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.50%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (23.50%) IBM
2 20 (10.00%) Citrix
3 18 (9.00%) EMC
4 14 (7.00%) Talend
4 14 (7.00%) VMware
5 11 (5.50%) Hyperion
6 10 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (4.50%) HP
7 9 (4.50%) Red Hat
8 8 (4.00%) Chordiant
8 8 (4.00%) SAP
9 7 (3.50%) Concur
9 7 (3.50%) Infor
10 6 (3.00%) ATG
10 6 (3.00%) Perforce
10 6 (3.00%) Sun
10 6 (3.00%) Sybase
10 6 (3.00%) TIBCO
11 4 (2.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.00%) Teradata
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