The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 14 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 23 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.23% 8.62% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 28.40% 16.85% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 1
Median daily rate £375 £425 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +78.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.40%
Oracle
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 89 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 43.09% 51.15% 52.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 43 25
Median daily rate £413 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 8
Median hourly rate - £18.75 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.34%
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 Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chester region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 36 (75.00%) Java
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 31 (64.58%) Finance
3 28 (58.33%) PL/SQL
4 27 (56.25%) XML
5 25 (52.08%) Oracle Database
6 24 (50.00%) Spring
7 22 (45.83%) Banking
8 21 (43.75%) Web Services
9 20 (41.67%) J2EE
10 18 (37.50%) JDBC
10 18 (37.50%) WebSphere
11 16 (33.33%) TDD
11 16 (33.33%) XSLT
12 15 (31.25%) WSDL
12 15 (31.25%) SOAP
13 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
13 14 (29.17%) IBM
13 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (29.17%) JAX-WS
13 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
14 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
14 13 (27.08%) JIRA
15 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
15 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
15 12 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
16 11 (22.92%) Selenium
17 10 (20.83%) AOP
17 10 (20.83%) Subversion

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 18 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (16.67%) IIS
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) DMZ
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle Database
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
1 13 (27.08%) JIRA
2 11 (22.92%) Selenium
3 10 (20.83%) JUnit
3 10 (20.83%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) Maven
5 3 (6.25%) Checkstyle
5 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.25%) FindBugs
5 3 (6.25%) Mockito
5 3 (6.25%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 22 (45.83%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) International Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 30 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Applications Support
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) DBA
7 3 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) XML
2 24 (50.00%) Spring
3 21 (43.75%) Web Services
4 20 (41.67%) J2EE
5 18 (37.50%) JDBC
6 16 (33.33%) XSLT
7 15 (31.25%) SOAP
7 15 (31.25%) WSDL
8 14 (29.17%) JAX-WS
9 10 (20.83%) Apache Camel
10 9 (18.75%) JAXB
10 9 (18.75%) Middleware
11 8 (16.67%) JSP
11 8 (16.67%) POJO
12 7 (14.58%) HTML
13 5 (10.42%) jQuery
13 5 (10.42%) XML Messaging
14 4 (8.33%) CSS
14 4 (8.33%) Servlets
15 3 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
1 3 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
1 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.58%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) TDD
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
3 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (20.83%) AOP
5 9 (18.75%) Kanban
5 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
6 8 (16.67%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (12.50%) Change Management
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.25%) Migration
10 3 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) Java
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 28 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) MCSE
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) IBM
2 5 (10.42%) Sybase
2 5 (10.42%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Perforce
4 2 (4.17%) AppSense
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Kofax
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
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