Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 32 15
Rank change year-on-year -19 -17 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 29 75 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.10% 5.61% 8.42%
As % of the Vendors category 8.19% 13.11% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 52 72
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -11.18% -
10th Percentile £363 £296 £313
90th Percentile £515 £475 £538
North West median daily rate £450 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +12.36% -5.76% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Cheshire median hourly rate - £17.50 £22.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.90% +30.15%
North West median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -17.65% -1.16%

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 354 572 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 37.86% 42.81% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 342 357
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £251 £230 £255
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 47
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.68 £17.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +30.77% -8.32%
10th Percentile £14.31 £11.50 £10.57
90th Percentile £27.93 £39.00 £39.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +17.14% +12.90% -10.14%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +1 12 £425 +17.24%
Wilmslow +6 4 £388 +3.33%
Warrington -3 3 - - 1
Widnes - 2 - -
Macclesfield -4 1 £425 +30.77%
Daresbury - 1 - -
Oracle
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) Banking
4 10 (34.48%) Spring
4 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) REST
4 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
5 9 (31.03%) Node.js
5 9 (31.03%) Microservices
5 9 (31.03%) React
5 9 (31.03%) CSS
5 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
5 9 (31.03%) JSON
5 9 (31.03%) TDD
6 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) Investment Management
6 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
6 8 (27.59%) JBoss
6 8 (27.59%) JDBC
6 8 (27.59%) Servlets
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) DB2
6 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
6 8 (27.59%) CSS3
6 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (27.59%) Sass

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 (27.59%) JBoss
1 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) SAP EP
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) HFM
2 1 (3.45%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
2 8 (27.59%) DB2
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data
6 2 (6.90%) Power BI
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) Essbase
7 1 (3.45%) MaxDB
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
1 7 (24.14%) Mockito
2 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
2 6 (20.69%) Gradle
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Backend Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
1 10 (34.48%) REST
1 10 (34.48%) Spring
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
2 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) JSON
2 9 (31.03%) Node.js
2 9 (31.03%) React
3 8 (27.59%) CSS3
3 8 (27.59%) HTML5
3 8 (27.59%) JDBC
3 8 (27.59%) Sass
3 8 (27.59%) Servlets
3 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) WireMock
5 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.90%) Django
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Microservices
1 9 (31.03%) TDD
2 8 (27.59%) Investment Management
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Decision-Making
6 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.90%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) Groovy
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) ABAP
6 1 (3.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) EnCase
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Hyperion
2 2 (6.90%) Cellebrite
2 2 (6.90%) Talend
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas
3 1 (3.45%) VMware