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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 20 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.78% 7.79% 6.29%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 18.46% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 5
Median daily rate £388 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £429 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.66%
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
74 65 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 41.81% 42.21% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 26
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 13
Median hourly rate - £15.42 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 August 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 August 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 35 (79.55%) Java
2 34 (77.27%) SQL
3 30 (68.18%) Finance
4 28 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 26 (59.09%) XML
6 24 (54.55%) Oracle Database
7 23 (52.27%) Spring
8 21 (47.73%) Banking
9 20 (45.45%) Web Services
10 19 (43.18%) J2EE
11 18 (40.91%) JDBC
12 17 (38.64%) WebSphere
13 16 (36.36%) TDD
13 16 (36.36%) XSLT
14 15 (34.09%) WSDL
14 15 (34.09%) SOAP
15 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (31.82%) JAX-WS
16 13 (29.55%) Waterfall
16 13 (29.55%) JIRA
16 13 (29.55%) IBM
16 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
17 12 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
17 12 (27.27%) Integration Testing
17 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
18 11 (25.00%) Selenium
18 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
19 10 (22.73%) JUnit
19 10 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server

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 17 (38.64%) WebSphere
2 10 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (13.64%) IIS
4 3 (6.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
1 13 (29.55%) JIRA
2 11 (25.00%) Selenium
3 10 (22.73%) JUnit
3 10 (22.73%) Subversion
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
5 3 (6.82%) Checkstyle
5 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.82%) FindBugs
5 3 (6.82%) Mockito
5 3 (6.82%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) International Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 29 (65.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Applications Support
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) XML Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) XML
2 23 (52.27%) Spring
3 20 (45.45%) Web Services
4 19 (43.18%) J2EE
5 18 (40.91%) JDBC
6 16 (36.36%) XSLT
7 15 (34.09%) SOAP
7 15 (34.09%) WSDL
8 14 (31.82%) JAX-WS
9 10 (22.73%) Apache Camel
10 9 (20.45%) JAXB
11 8 (18.18%) JSP
11 8 (18.18%) Middleware
11 8 (18.18%) POJO
12 7 (15.91%) HTML
13 4 (9.09%) CSS
13 4 (9.09%) jQuery
13 4 (9.09%) Servlets
13 4 (9.09%) XML Messaging
14 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
1 3 (6.82%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
1 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) TDD
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Waterfall
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 12 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (22.73%) AOP
6 9 (20.45%) Kanban
6 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
8 7 (15.91%) ITIL
8 7 (15.91%) MVC
9 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.64%) Supplier Management
10 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 3 (6.82%) OOP
12 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) Java
2 34 (77.27%) SQL
3 28 (63.64%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) MCSE
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) IBM
2 4 (9.09%) Sybase
2 4 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.82%) Perforce
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago