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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 42 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 30 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.75% 1.35% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.35% 6.25% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 3
Median daily rate £480 £413 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +68.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.72 £56.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-36.78% +63.76%
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
155 160 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.38% 21.56% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 114 85
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £518 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 24 (48.98%) Java
4 23 (46.94%) PL/SQL
5 20 (40.82%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (40.82%) Relational Database
6 19 (38.78%) RDBMS
7 18 (36.73%) Web Services
7 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
8 17 (34.69%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (32.65%) OOP
9 16 (32.65%) ClearQuest
9 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
9 16 (32.65%) JIRA
9 16 (32.65%) Defect Tracking
10 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
10 15 (30.61%) Oracle OWB
10 15 (30.61%) Unix
10 15 (30.61%) Toad
11 14 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (28.57%) OO
11 14 (28.57%) WebLogic
12 13 (26.53%) XML
12 13 (26.53%) UML
12 13 (26.53%) Apache CXF
13 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (24.49%) C++
14 11 (22.45%) HTML

Oracle Database
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 14 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle Reports
1 20 (40.82%) Relational Database
2 19 (38.78%) RDBMS
3 15 (30.61%) Oracle OWB
4 14 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
10 2 (4.08%) Data Mart
10 2 (4.08%) MySQL
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.04%) JasperReports
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (32.65%) ClearQuest
2 16 (32.65%) JIRA
3 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
3 15 (30.61%) Toad
4 11 (22.45%) Eclipse
4 11 (22.45%) JUnit
5 10 (20.41%) Maven
5 10 (20.41%) PVCS
6 9 (18.37%) Ant
6 9 (18.37%) Artifactory
7 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.08%) JMeter
10 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Developer
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) ASP Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Business Objects Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) Web Services
2 13 (26.53%) Apache CXF
2 13 (26.53%) XML
3 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
3 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) J2EE
3 11 (22.45%) JSP
3 11 (22.45%) Servlets
3 11 (22.45%) Spring
4 8 (16.33%) .NET
5 7 (14.29%) Struts
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (6.12%) OC4J
8 2 (4.08%) Middleware
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (4.08%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) SOAP
9 1 (2.04%) XML Messaging
9 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Unix
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.20%) Linux
5 2 (4.08%) AIX
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) HPUX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Defect Tracking
1 16 (32.65%) OOP
2 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (28.57%) OO
4 13 (26.53%) UML
5 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) ITIL
5 9 (18.37%) ITSM
5 9 (18.37%) Service Management
6 8 (16.33%) ETL
7 7 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.29%) MVC
7 7 (14.29%) Workflow
8 4 (8.16%) Data Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.08%) BPEL
9 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
9 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) SQL
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 23 (46.94%) PL/SQL
4 12 (24.49%) C++
5 11 (22.45%) VB
6 9 (18.37%) C#
7 6 (12.24%) C
8 4 (8.16%) R
9 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.08%) VBA
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.04%) Korn
10 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (14.29%) Sun Certification
5 6 (12.24%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.04%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Sonatype
4 1 (2.04%) Splunk
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.04%) VMware