Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 71 70
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.34% 1.46% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 6.53% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 16
Cheshire median daily rate £550 £326 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.58% -3.33% -15.63%
10th Percentile £485 £242 £263
90th Percentile £585 £464 £488
North West median daily rate £394 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -1.56% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +0.61% -2.38% +5.00%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 232 291 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.69% 22.37% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 230 194
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £383 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -1.29% -3.13%
10th Percentile £275 £258 £275
90th Percentile £525 £625 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £20.25 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -17.35% +40.00%
10th Percentile £42.50 £9.00 £15.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £27.00 £45.63
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £43.05 £36.75
% change year-on-year -15.86% +17.15% -8.13%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Cheshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Cheshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Cheshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -8 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £500 - 1
Oracle Database
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Foglight
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Imperva
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) OCP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Foglight
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (25.00%) Imperva
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP