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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.05% 10.85% 13.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 29.17% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%

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
34 48 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.79% 37.21% 49.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 46
Median daily rate £338 £321 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £241 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £421 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +56.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £18.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 28 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) TADDM
3 1 (20.00%) Workday
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) DB2

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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Domain Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) TADDM
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Workday