The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Knutsford region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.88% 6.87% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 22.50% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £420 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.57% -16.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £420 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £441 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -11.60%
Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 29.41% 30.53% 65.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 31
Average daily rate £450 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £242 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £470 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Internet

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) HACMP
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) PowerHA
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat