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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 60 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.66% 2.88% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.55% 13.45% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £345 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £222 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £375 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
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
141 119 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.60% 21.44% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 75 74
Average daily rate £368 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £9.00 £21.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.62% -41.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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
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 27 March 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Sun
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) IVR
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) XSD
6 2 (11.76%) XSLT
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (11.76%) Metastorm
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (11.76%) WebCenter
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (5.88%) Parallel Processing

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SOA Developer
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XSD
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (11.76%) WebCenter
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) IVR
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) SOA
2 1 (5.88%) ETL
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Process Management
2 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Scrum
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Logistics
2 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Test Management
2 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.88%) Parallel Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.76%) Metastorm
4 1 (5.88%) FatWire
4 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.88%) Netezza
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
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