The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £442 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £21.00
Oracle Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
184 174 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.87% 21.53% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 114 62
Average daily rate £375 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification across the Birmingham region.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (66.67%) PVCS
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ant

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) PVCS
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Apache CXF
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) OC4J
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) OCP
2 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle