Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 28 25
Rank change year-on-year -26 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 79 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.22% 6.62% 6.15%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 14.21% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 51 60
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £402 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.38% +11.28% -19.72%
10th Percentile £418 £310 £250
90th Percentile £558 £588 £538
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £52.50 - -
North West median hourly rate £50.50 £38.61 £39.00
% change year-on-year +30.79% -0.99% -8.24%

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 336 556 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 46.54% 46.61% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 348 360
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £158 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £625
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 41
Cheshire median hourly rate £50.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +188.57% +34.62% -23.53%
10th Percentile £15.35 £16.82 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.68 £51.25 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £15.86
% change year-on-year +23.46% +27.68% -11.89%

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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
Chester 0 10 £475 - 1
Warrington +1 3 £500 +42.86% 5
Wilmslow -4 1 - - 1
Oracle
North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (25.00%) Power BI
5 4 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) RMADS
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Process Management
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow

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 4 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
3 1 (6.25%) SAP EP
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 3 (18.75%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
1 3 (18.75%) Automotive
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Designer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Interface Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Database Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) JSON
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (18.75%) JSP
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) XML Schema
5 3 (18.75%) XSD
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) EDI
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) CSS
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) Life Science
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (25.00%) Process Management
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Debt
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (18.75%) Data Mapping
4 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) PLM
4 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) RMADS
2 1 (6.25%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) EnterpriseDB
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas