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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 62 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.71% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £465 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 - -
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
170 149 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.02% 19.87% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 96 94
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £17.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Apache CXF
2 9 (90.00%) Artifactory
2 9 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Toad
2 9 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) UML
2 9 (90.00%) OOP
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (90.00%) Ant
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) C++

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (80.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) Ant
2 9 (90.00%) Artifactory
2 9 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (90.00%) Toad
3 8 (80.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (20.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Apache CXF
1 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) JSP
2 8 (80.00%) Servlets
2 8 (80.00%) Struts
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) OOP
2 9 (90.00%) UML
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) ITSM
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) C++
3 8 (80.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) OCPJP
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle