The median contractor rate for a Oracle Developer was £284 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 March 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 123 116
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 16 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.90% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.96% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
Median daily rate £284 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.70% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £350 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.23 £46.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% +37.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2454 3648 3409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 94.97% 94.29% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 2178 1787
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 172 206
Median hourly rate £16.18 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.58% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Oracle Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Developer in the North West

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Developer in the North West

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Developer in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Developer in the North West

Oracle Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Developer in the North West

Oracle Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +7 8 £400 -9.85%
Manchester +18 6 £284 -24.26%
Cheshire +14 2 £275 -29.03%
Oracle Developer
England

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region featuring Oracle Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database
4 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
5 10 (27.03%) ETL
5 10 (27.03%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (24.32%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
7 8 (21.62%) SOA
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (18.92%) Middleware
9 6 (16.22%) ERP
9 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
9 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.51%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (13.51%) Python
11 4 (10.81%) BPEL
11 4 (10.81%) SDLC

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (21.62%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database
2 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (5.41%) Essbase
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.70%) Power BI
7 1 (2.70%) QlikView
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Middleware
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.41%) MDX
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) SAML
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) WSDL
3 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (27.03%) ETL
2 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
3 8 (21.62%) SOA
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (16.22%) ERP
5 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.51%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
7 4 (10.81%) BPEL
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) High Availability
8 3 (8.11%) Logistics
9 2 (5.41%) Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.51%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) XPath
5 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
2 2 (5.41%) Teradata
3 1 (2.70%) Remedy
3 1 (2.70%) Tableau
3 1 (2.70%) Talend
3 1 (2.70%) WorldPay