The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 60 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 8 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.87% 2.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.71% 9.38% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
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£413 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £37.49 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+21.36% +1.32%
Oracle Database
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
170 128 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.91% 19.97% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 43
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Database 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.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) SAS
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) XSD
5 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
5 3 (27.27%) Informatica
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Netezza
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Big Data
6 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (18.18%) Parallel Processing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Replication

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Database 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SAS
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) FishEye
2 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) WebCenter Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) XSD
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) WSDL
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) JDBC
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) XSL
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (9.09%) WebCenter
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Parallel Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) BPEL
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica
2 3 (27.27%) Netezza
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 1 (9.09%) FatWire
4 1 (9.09%) Talend