The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 11g skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 11g over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database 11g
Rank 55 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.50% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 2.80% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £325 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +35.71%
Oracle Database 11g
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
153 107 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.63% 17.98% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 63 68
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

Oracle Database 11g
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 11g across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 11g Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Database 11g
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g across the Birmingham region.

Oracle Database 11g Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Database 11g
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Oracle Database 11g Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle Database 11g
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Database 11g also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database 11g.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (18.75%) Ruby
7 3 (18.75%) Ajax
7 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Data Mart
7 3 (18.75%) Validation

Oracle Database 11g
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Database 11g also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database 11g. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (18.75%) Data Mart
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Toad
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) SOA Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.25%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CMDB
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) HPUX
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Database Security
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) OCP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) VMware