The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 22 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.82% 3.40% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 14.58% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -29.11%
Oracle Database
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.11% 23.30% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 7
Average daily rate £400 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £235 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £422 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £31.56 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Chester region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Chester region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Oracle Database
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle