Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 20 November 2017 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)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 30 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.35% 3.72% 2.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.80% 11.46% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Chester median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £309 £305
90th Percentile £468 £525 £448
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Chester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 51 96 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 23.94% 32.43% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 82 67
Chester median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £288 £305
90th Percentile £525 £521 £513
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Chester median hourly rate - - £33.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.50 £14.86 £33.00
% change year-on-year +71.60% -54.97% +106.25%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Chester

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Chester

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Toad
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Axis

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Axis
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) DOM
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) ICEfaces
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (20.00%) JSF
1 1 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) RichFaces
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
1 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Perforce