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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 51 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 14 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.83% 1.53% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.86% 6.71% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £243 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £469 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
142 149 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.56% 22.75% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 107 89
Average daily rate £363 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.86% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (59.09%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (54.55%) Business Objects
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Data Mart
7 9 (40.91%) Toad
8 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
9 6 (27.27%) UNIX
10 5 (22.73%) Java
10 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (18.18%) C
11 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
11 4 (18.18%) ETL
11 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
12 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
13 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
13 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
13 2 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
13 2 (9.09%) Change Control
13 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
13 2 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (9.09%) ProC

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (59.09%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) Data Mart
5 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
8 2 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Toad
2 2 (9.09%) ProC
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) ETL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) JSP
1 2 (9.09%) Servlets
1 2 (9.09%) Java EE
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 2 (9.09%) AS400
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Data Security
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (54.55%) Business Objects
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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