The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Developer
Rank - 48 50
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £411
% change year-on-year
- -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.85 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.57% -10.37%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 480 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.40% 93.75% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 257 315
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £224 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.70 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Oracle Developer
West Midlands

Oracle Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Oracle Developer in their job title 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 with Oracle Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (50.00%) BPEL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) FishEye
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) ProC
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

Oracle Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Oracle Developer in their job title 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 with Oracle Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) FishEye
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) ProC
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BPEL
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft