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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.56% 15.11% 14.57%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 28.38% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 19
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
48 74 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 40.68% 53.24% 39.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 34
Average daily rate £360 £376 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.12% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.84 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -50.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.09 £14.00 £23.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.13 £52.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Local Government
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 9 (32.14%) XML
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.00%) ERP
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (17.86%) Java
9 4 (14.29%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) ITIL
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (14.29%) Workflow
9 4 (14.29%) Spring
9 4 (14.29%) Migration
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
10 3 (10.71%) Web Services
10 3 (10.71%) Kofax
10 3 (10.71%) ETL
10 3 (10.71%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) Checkstyle
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) FindBugs
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Mockito
2 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (39.29%) Local Government
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Manager
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (10.71%) ICT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) ICT Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior ICT Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) XML Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Application Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) XML
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) J2EE
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE
5 2 (7.14%) JDBC
5 2 (7.14%) JSP
5 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
5 2 (7.14%) XSLT
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) Java SE
6 1 (3.57%) JMS
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) Servlets
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ERP
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Cash Management
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
4 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Netcool
1 1 (3.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Kofax
2 2 (7.14%) AppSense
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
Chester
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