Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 19 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 72 74 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.23% 5.51% 6.64%
As % of the Vendors category 14.26% 13.75% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 51
Cheshire median daily rate £401 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.93% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £331 £256 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £613
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +5.77% -10.34% +8.75%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 505 538 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.69% 40.06% 44.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 340 309
Cheshire median daily rate £407 £411 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.97% +3.46% -3.64%
10th Percentile £260 £231 £180
90th Percentile £600 £625 £532
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 32
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -25.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £16.60 £11.22 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.05 £41.50 £34.38
North West median hourly rate £21.13 £15.86 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.23% -9.37% -18.60%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Cheshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Cheshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Cheshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Cheshire

Oracle
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 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Crewe +12 16 £376 +8.27% 2
Knutsford -8 13 £425 +17.24% 3
Chester -1 6 - - 2
Wilmslow - 5 £381 - 1
Macclesfield +4 4 £425 -19.05%
Warrington -1 4 £350 -22.22% 5
Alderley Edge +2 1 £525 +13.51%
Oracle
North West

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (31.94%) Web Services
4 22 (30.56%) Finance
5 21 (29.17%) HTML
5 21 (29.17%) REST
6 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
7 17 (23.61%) PL/SQL
8 15 (20.83%) Migration
8 15 (20.83%) JSON
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
9 13 (18.06%) Python
10 12 (16.67%) MySQL
10 12 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (16.67%) Banking
10 12 (16.67%) Django
11 11 (15.28%) Java
11 11 (15.28%) Windows
11 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
12 10 (13.89%) CRM
12 10 (13.89%) ADO.NET
12 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
12 10 (13.89%) CSS
12 10 (13.89%) C#
12 10 (13.89%) .NET
12 10 (13.89%) Scrum
12 10 (13.89%) Workflow
12 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (13.89%) AngularJS

Oracle
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.11%) JBoss
2 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.39%) CATIA
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.78%) HFM
5 1 (1.39%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Boomi
3 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) MySQL
2 12 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.72%) DB2
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.78%) Impala
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.78%) QlikView
8 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.39%) DataStage
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.33%) Gradle
1 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.33%) Mockito
2 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) ER Studio
4 1 (1.39%) ERwin
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Billing
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Applications Support
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Django Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Python/Django Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 4 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) ERP Business Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) Web Services
2 21 (29.17%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) REST
3 15 (20.83%) JSON
4 12 (16.67%) Django
5 10 (13.89%) .NET
5 10 (13.89%) ADO.NET
5 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 10 (13.89%) CSS
6 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 9 (12.50%) React
6 9 (12.50%) SOAP
6 9 (12.50%) Spring
7 8 (11.11%) Ajax
7 8 (11.11%) CSS3
7 8 (11.11%) HTML5
7 8 (11.11%) Node.js
7 8 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Android
3 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) Migration
3 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (13.89%) CRM
3 10 (13.89%) Scrum
3 10 (13.89%) Workflow
4 9 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 9 (12.50%) ERP
5 8 (11.11%) TDD
5 8 (11.11%) User Stories
6 7 (9.72%) Android Development
6 7 (9.72%) Investment Management
6 7 (9.72%) iOS Development
6 7 (9.72%) Microservices
7 6 (8.33%) Change Management
7 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
2 17 (23.61%) PL/SQL
3 13 (18.06%) Python
4 11 (15.28%) Java
5 10 (13.89%) C#
6 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.94%) Groovy
8 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.78%) PHP
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) Java 8
10 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) OCP
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.39%) Foglight
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Hyperion
3 5 (6.94%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.78%) Actuate
4 2 (2.78%) Cognos
4 2 (2.78%) Tableau
4 2 (2.78%) Teradata
5 1 (1.39%) Dell
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Imperva
5 1 (1.39%) Splunk