The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

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

Oracle
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 13.51% 10.62% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 45.45% 24.49% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Median daily rate £406 £413 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.51% -9.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 11 49 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 29.73% 43.36% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 38 7
Median daily rate £338 £425 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% -1.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Knutsford

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Knutsford

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Knutsford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Knutsford

Oracle
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
4 2 (33.33%) Teradata
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) RUP
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Control-M
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Data Lineage
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Prime Brokerage

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Dojo
1 1 (16.67%) EJB
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) JPA
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (16.67%) Struts2
1 1 (16.67%) UIKit
1 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
1 1 (16.67%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) DataPower
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Lineage
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) RUP
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) AOP
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
1 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Kony
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Yahoo!