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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 74 92 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.36% 10.12% 8.72%
As % of the Vendors category 21.51% 21.90% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 41
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£425 £360 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -14.70%
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
344 420 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.49% 46.20% 53.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 192 258
Average daily rate £400 £338 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 29
Average hourly rate £16.92 £31.56 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.37% +106.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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 -1 25 £591 +80.53% 8
Chester -4 9 £389 +3.66% 1
Knutsford +6 8 £325 -22.52% 7
Crewe -7 3 £400 +33.33%
Macclesfield - 2 - - 1
Runcorn -8 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 3
Daresbury - - - -
Alderley Edge - - - - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 66 (50.00%) SQL
2 50 (37.88%) Finance
3 44 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 40 (30.30%) Security Cleared
5 37 (28.03%) SC Cleared
6 34 (25.76%) Oracle EBS R12
7 31 (23.48%) CRM
8 28 (21.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 24 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (17.42%) Java
11 22 (16.67%) UNIX
11 22 (16.67%) Windows
11 22 (16.67%) Oracle Database
12 17 (12.88%) Linux
12 17 (12.88%) XML
13 15 (11.36%) SAP
13 15 (11.36%) PL/SQL
13 15 (11.36%) Local Government
14 14 (10.61%) Data Modelling
14 14 (10.61%) SOA
14 14 (10.61%) Middleware
14 14 (10.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
15 13 (9.85%) Advertising
16 12 (9.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 12 (9.09%) Subversion
17 11 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
17 11 (8.33%) Relational Database

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.27%) SAS
3 3 (2.27%) Apache
3 3 (2.27%) iPlanet
4 2 (1.52%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.76%) CICS
5 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.76%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (25.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (10.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 12 (9.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (7.58%) Oracle Payroll
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.52%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) WAN
2 4 (3.03%) FTP
3 2 (1.52%) HTTP
3 2 (1.52%) Intranet
3 2 (1.52%) LDAP
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) NAS
4 1 (0.76%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) SMTP
4 1 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.21%) Oracle BI EE
2 22 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (6.82%) DB2
5 6 (4.55%) JasperReports
6 5 (3.79%) MySQL
6 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.27%) MS Access
8 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Subversion
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.76%) Ant
5 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 50 (37.88%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Local Government
3 13 (9.85%) Advertising
4 7 (5.30%) Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Retail
6 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) Consultant
2 30 (22.73%) Architect
3 28 (21.21%) Developer
4 23 (17.42%) Oracle Consultant
5 20 (15.15%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 20 (15.15%) Payroll Consultant
6 13 (9.85%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 13 (9.85%) Technical Architect
7 10 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.58%) Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 5 (3.79%) SOA Developer
10 4 (3.03%) DBA
11 3 (2.27%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.27%) Functional Consultant
11 3 (2.27%) Administrator
11 3 (2.27%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.88%) XML
2 14 (10.61%) Middleware
3 10 (7.58%) J2EE
4 9 (6.82%) .NET
5 8 (6.06%) JDBC
6 7 (5.30%) Spring
7 6 (4.55%) JSF
7 6 (4.55%) Java EE
7 6 (4.55%) EJB
7 6 (4.55%) HTML
7 6 (4.55%) SOAP
8 5 (3.79%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (3.79%) Web Services
9 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.27%) CSS
11 2 (1.52%) Swing
11 2 (1.52%) SAP Basis
11 2 (1.52%) SAP XI
11 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.06%) Reference Data
5 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.55%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.52%) LPAR
7 2 (1.52%) Statistics
7 2 (1.52%) CMDB
7 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.52%) HACMP
7 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) AS400
8 1 (0.76%) Replication
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Tandem
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) UNIX
1 22 (16.67%) Windows
2 17 (12.88%) Linux
3 8 (6.06%) Solaris
4 6 (4.55%) AIX
5 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.27%) CentOS
6 3 (2.27%) HPUX
7 2 (1.52%) SUSE
8 1 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) VMS
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.48%) CRM
2 24 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (10.61%) Data Modelling
3 14 (10.61%) SOA
4 10 (7.58%) Migration
5 9 (6.82%) Data Architecture
6 8 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.06%) PRINCE
7 6 (4.55%) EAI
7 6 (4.55%) Information Security
7 6 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.79%) ERP
8 5 (3.79%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.79%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.03%) Performance Testing
9 4 (3.03%) Release Management
9 4 (3.03%) Analytics
9 4 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.00%) SQL
2 23 (17.42%) Java
3 15 (11.36%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.55%) Python
5 5 (3.79%) C#
6 4 (3.03%) VB
6 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.27%) Perl
8 2 (1.52%) PHP
8 2 (1.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.76%) AWK
9 1 (0.76%) Jython
9 1 (0.76%) VB6
9 1 (0.76%) sed
9 1 (0.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 40 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 37 (28.03%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.58%) Degree
4 5 (3.79%) ISEB
5 4 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (2.27%) PowerHA
2 2 (1.52%) GPFS
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.76%) Foglight
2 1 (0.76%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) SAP
2 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.30%) JBoss
4 7 (5.30%) VMware
5 6 (4.55%) IBM
6 4 (3.03%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.27%) HP
7 3 (2.27%) Remedy
7 3 (2.27%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.52%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.76%) Sybase
9 1 (0.76%) Sun
9 1 (0.76%) webMethods
9 1 (0.76%) EMC
9 1 (0.76%) BMC
9 1 (0.76%) CA
9 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
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