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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 11 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.92% 7.53% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 35.06% 19.35% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 13
Median daily rate £381 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.80% +23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £370 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
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
77 93 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.69% 38.91% 49.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 39
Median daily rate £400 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 22
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £21.25 £52.50
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 27 (60.00%) Finance
2 24 (53.33%) SQL
3 22 (48.89%) XML
4 21 (46.67%) Java
5 18 (40.00%) Banking
6 17 (37.78%) Spring
7 16 (35.56%) WebSphere
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
10 13 (28.89%) MVC
11 12 (26.67%) Web Services
11 12 (26.67%) Oracle Database
12 11 (24.44%) J2EE
12 11 (24.44%) IBM
13 10 (22.22%) ITIL
13 10 (22.22%) Local Government
13 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
14 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 9 (20.00%) JIRA
14 9 (20.00%) TDD
14 9 (20.00%) Windows
14 9 (20.00%) JDBC
15 8 (17.78%) IIS
15 8 (17.78%) Middleware
15 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
15 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
15 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (35.56%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (8.89%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) DMZ
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (20.00%) JIRA
2 7 (15.56%) Selenium
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
4 5 (11.11%) JUnit
4 5 (11.11%) Maven
5 4 (8.89%) Checkstyle
5 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.89%) FindBugs
5 4 (8.89%) Mockito
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (8.89%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (60.00%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) Local Government
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.11%) XML Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) XML
2 17 (37.78%) Spring
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) J2EE
5 9 (20.00%) JDBC
6 8 (17.78%) Middleware
7 7 (15.56%) XSLT
8 6 (13.33%) jQuery
8 6 (13.33%) XML Messaging
9 5 (11.11%) .NET
9 5 (11.11%) Apache Camel
9 5 (11.11%) CSS
9 5 (11.11%) Java EE
9 5 (11.11%) Servlets
9 5 (11.11%) SOAP
9 5 (11.11%) WSDL
10 4 (8.89%) JAXB
10 4 (8.89%) JSP
10 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
10 4 (8.89%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.89%) Online Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
1 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) MVC
2 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (15.56%) Change Management
5 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.33%) ERP
6 6 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 5 (11.11%) AOP
7 5 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
8 4 (8.89%) Kanban
8 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) MCSE
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) Sybase
2 6 (13.33%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.89%) Kofax
3 4 (8.89%) Perforce
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) AppSense
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
Chester, Cheshire
Palm Mason
Rate: per day
Posted: 5 days ago