The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £369 per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Cheshire > Chester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 32 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.90% 3.59% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.70% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Chester median daily rate £369 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.25% -3.57%  
Cheshire median daily rate £363 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +7.40% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 134 216 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 97.10% 96.86% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 743 479
Chester median daily rate £388 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -1.47%  
10th Percentile £276 £288 £304
90th Percentile £488 £481 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 58
Chester median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.67 £14.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £20.85 £37.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +100.00% -4.88%  

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Oracle Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Developer in Chester

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Developer in Chester

Oracle Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Developer in Chester

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Oracle Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region featuring Oracle Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Toad
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) POJO
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) JDOM
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) JiBX

Oracle Developer Skill Set
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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JAXB
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JDOM
2 1 (25.00%) JiBX
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) POJO
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) AOP
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
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