The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 15.38% - 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 35.71% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£429 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -0.76%
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Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 43.08% 28.85% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 15
Average daily rate £439 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.06% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £358 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £605 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) UNIX
3 11 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Banking
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
6 7 (31.82%) Spring
6 7 (31.82%) Apache Camel
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) IIS
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) JBoss
8 5 (22.73%) LDAP
8 5 (22.73%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (22.73%) Maven
8 5 (22.73%) Apache CXF
8 5 (22.73%) JAX-RS
9 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (18.18%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (18.18%) CA
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 4 (18.18%) iPlanet
9 4 (18.18%) J2EE
10 3 (13.64%) JSP
10 3 (13.64%) SOAP
10 3 (13.64%) Struts
10 3 (13.64%) SharePoint

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 6 (27.27%) IIS
3 5 (22.73%) JBoss
4 4 (18.18%) iPlanet
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (4.55%) PowerExchange
6 1 (4.55%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
2 3 (13.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) OLAP
1 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
1 9 (40.91%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Java Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Spring
1 7 (31.82%) Apache Camel
2 5 (22.73%) Apache CXF
2 5 (22.73%) JAX-RS
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) JSP
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) Struts
4 3 (13.64%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (9.09%) EJB
5 2 (9.09%) JDBC
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) LPAR
2 2 (9.09%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) AIX
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
1 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) XPath
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) AWK
5 1 (4.55%) Jython
5 1 (4.55%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) GPFS
2 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (18.18%) CA
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Sun
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata