The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 24 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 20 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 52 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.91% 7.72% 8.04%
As % of the Vendors category 14.17% 16.13% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 19
Average daily rate
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£365 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
Oracle
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
367 310 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.80% 47.84% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 190 125
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.40 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.30 £24.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle 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.

1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 33 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 33 (32.35%) SQL
3 32 (31.37%) SC Cleared
4 28 (27.45%) Oracle Database
5 21 (20.59%) PL/SQL
6 18 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (15.69%) UNIX
7 16 (15.69%) Business Objects
8 15 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (13.73%) ERP
9 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
9 14 (13.73%) Java
10 13 (12.75%) Telecoms
10 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (10.78%) Linux
11 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
12 10 (9.80%) Windows
12 10 (9.80%) Toad
12 10 (9.80%) Migration
12 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.82%) Test Scripting
13 9 (8.82%) Data Mart
13 9 (8.82%) Project Management
13 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
13 9 (8.82%) SAP
14 7 (6.86%) Banking

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) JBoss
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.96%) SAS
5 2 (1.96%) Confluence
6 1 (0.98%) TPMS
6 1 (0.98%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.98%) CICS
6 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.96%) Agresso
6 1 (0.98%) Maximo
6 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.98%) e-Work
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.98%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.98%) TRIRIGA
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) ATM
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) VoIP
2 1 (0.98%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.45%) Oracle Database
2 18 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.82%) Data Mart
7 6 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.94%) MySQL
11 2 (1.96%) DB2
11 2 (1.96%) Informix
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.96%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (1.96%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Toad
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.96%) JMeter
3 2 (1.96%) Maven
3 2 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.98%) ProC
General
1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.86%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Billing
4 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Front Office
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) Developer
2 15 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (13.73%) Consultant
4 13 (12.75%) Project Manager
5 12 (11.76%) Analyst
6 10 (9.80%) Architect
6 10 (9.80%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (8.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 8 (7.84%) Functional Consultant
8 8 (7.84%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Integration Project Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 6 (5.88%) Integration Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Integration Architect
10 5 (4.90%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
10 5 (4.90%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
10 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
10 5 (4.90%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) XML
2 6 (5.88%) J2EE
3 5 (4.90%) Middleware
4 4 (3.92%) XSD
4 4 (3.92%) .NET
4 4 (3.92%) SOAP
4 4 (3.92%) WSDL
4 4 (3.92%) REST
5 3 (2.94%) Java EE
5 3 (2.94%) HTML
6 2 (1.96%) CSS
6 2 (1.96%) JSP
6 2 (1.96%) Servlets
6 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.96%) Spring
6 2 (1.96%) Ajax
7 1 (0.98%) JavaBeans
7 1 (0.98%) SAML
7 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) IVR
3 4 (3.92%) Kindle
4 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.94%) Statistics
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) AS400
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.96%) Equities
5 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) W3C
6 1 (0.98%) DTV
6 1 (0.98%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.69%) UNIX
2 11 (10.78%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Windows
4 6 (5.88%) Solaris
5 2 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (0.98%) HPUX
6 1 (0.98%) VMS
6 1 (0.98%) zOS
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (13.73%) ERP
2 14 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.80%) Migration
4 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.82%) Project Management
5 9 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.88%) CRM
8 5 (4.90%) ETL
8 5 (4.90%) Service Management
8 5 (4.90%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.90%) People Management
9 4 (3.92%) Low Latency
9 4 (3.92%) EAI
9 4 (3.92%) SOA
9 4 (3.92%) ITIL
9 4 (3.92%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) SQL
2 21 (20.59%) PL/SQL
3 14 (13.73%) Java
4 6 (5.88%) Perl
4 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.94%) C
6 3 (2.94%) C++
7 2 (1.96%) C#
7 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (0.98%) ABAP
8 1 (0.98%) Python
8 1 (0.98%) Pascal
8 1 (0.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) COBOL
8 1 (0.98%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 33 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 32 (31.37%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) ISEB
4 2 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Business Objects
2 9 (8.82%) SAP
3 7 (6.86%) IBM
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.88%) Citrix
5 5 (4.90%) Sybase
5 5 (4.90%) Sun
6 4 (3.92%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.94%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.96%) Informatica
8 2 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) Adobe
8 2 (1.96%) Cognos
8 2 (1.96%) CA
9 1 (0.98%) Siebel
9 1 (0.98%) EMC
9 1 (0.98%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.98%) Micro Focus
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