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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 55 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.60% 1.80% 1.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.41% 9.09% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
162 143 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.66% 19.78% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -11.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.30% +41.26%

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
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 24 September 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 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (64.29%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) Web Services
4 18 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 16 (38.10%) SQL
5 16 (38.10%) Windows
5 16 (38.10%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 15 (35.71%) JIRA
6 15 (35.71%) OOP
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 13 (30.95%) Defect Tracking
8 13 (30.95%) OO
8 13 (30.95%) ClearQuest
9 12 (28.57%) UML
9 12 (28.57%) RDBMS
9 12 (28.57%) XML
9 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 12 (28.57%) Apache CXF
10 11 (26.19%) Struts
10 11 (26.19%) JUnit
10 11 (26.19%) WebLogic
10 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
10 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (26.19%) Spring
11 10 (23.81%) C++
11 10 (23.81%) 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 11 (26.19%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (9.52%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.38%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (2.38%) JasperReports
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.38%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (2.38%) QlikView
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 15 (35.71%) JIRA
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (30.95%) ClearQuest
4 11 (26.19%) JUnit
5 10 (23.81%) Ant
5 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
6 9 (21.43%) Maven
7 8 (19.05%) Artifactory
7 8 (19.05%) Toad
8 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.90%) PVCS
10 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
11 2 (4.76%) Checkstyle
11 2 (4.76%) JMeter
11 2 (4.76%) QUnit
11 2 (4.76%) Selenium
11 2 (4.76%) Subversion
12 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL Developer
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) ASP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Database Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) Web Services
2 12 (28.57%) Apache CXF
2 12 (28.57%) XML
3 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
3 11 (26.19%) Spring
3 11 (26.19%) Struts
4 10 (23.81%) HTML
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) J2EE
5 8 (19.05%) JSP
5 8 (19.05%) Servlets
6 5 (11.90%) JMS
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (9.52%) Java EE
7 4 (9.52%) RESTful
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (7.14%) XSLT
9 2 (4.76%) CSS
9 2 (4.76%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (35.71%) OOP
3 13 (30.95%) Defect Tracking
3 13 (30.95%) OO
4 12 (28.57%) UML
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.43%) ETL
6 9 (21.43%) MVC
7 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) ITSM
7 7 (16.67%) Service Management
8 5 (11.90%) Workflow
9 4 (9.52%) Data Architecture
10 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.14%) SOA
11 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.76%) ERP
11 2 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) C++
5 9 (21.43%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) VB
6 6 (14.29%) C
7 4 (9.52%) R
8 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.76%) Korn
9 2 (4.76%) VBA
9 2 (4.76%) XQuery
10 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.38%) Perl
10 1 (2.38%) Python
10 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) OCPJP
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.38%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Endeca
3 2 (4.76%) hybris
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Sonatype
4 1 (2.38%) Splunk
4 1 (2.38%) TIBCO