Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 141 139
Rank change year-on-year -43 -2 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 15 82 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 1.20% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.27% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 50 55
North West median daily rate £388 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £296 £259 £325
90th Percentile £486 £514 £575
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
North West median hourly rate - £38.50 £47.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.73% -29.29%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +16.88% +4.05% -11.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5360 6447 8142
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 94.39% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 4157 4871
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £550 £572
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 236 404
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -21.95% +27.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Merseyside -12 6 £425 -0.87% 1
Cheshire -3 5 £350 +21.74%
Manchester -4 3 £400 +21.21%
Oracle Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (20.00%) JDeveloper
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SAML
7 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) LDAP
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) BPEL
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c

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 7 (46.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.67%) Power BI
6 1 (6.67%) QlikView
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (20.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (13.33%) Toad
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (20.00%) SAML
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) SOA
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BPEL
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau