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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 23 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 44 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.00% 8.23% 8.27%
As % of the Vendors category 12.43% 17.05% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 18
Average daily rate
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£365 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £519 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
354 305 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.29% 48.26% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 184 126
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 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £10.28 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.55% -41.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.60 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 30 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 30 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 (35.00%) Finance
2 32 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.00%) SQL
3 31 (31.00%) SC Cleared
4 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database
5 21 (21.00%) PL/SQL
6 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (16.00%) UNIX
7 16 (16.00%) Business Objects
8 15 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (14.00%) Java
9 14 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (13.00%) ERP
10 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
10 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (12.00%) Linux
12 11 (11.00%) Windows
12 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
13 10 (10.00%) Toad
13 10 (10.00%) Migration
14 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.00%) Test Scripting
14 9 (9.00%) Data Mart
14 9 (9.00%) Project Management
14 9 (9.00%) WebLogic
14 9 (9.00%) SAP
15 7 (7.00%) Banking

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (9.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.00%) Apache
3 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.00%) JBoss
4 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.00%) SAS
5 2 (2.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) SAP Portal
6 1 (1.00%) TPMS
6 1 (1.00%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.00%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.00%) Agresso
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.00%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.00%) TRIRIGA
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.00%) Maximo
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) ATM
2 1 (1.00%) LAN
2 1 (1.00%) VoIP
2 1 (1.00%) WAN
2 1 (1.00%) FTP
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (9.00%) Data Mart
7 6 (6.00%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (3.00%) MySQL
10 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.00%) DB2
11 2 (2.00%) Informix
11 2 (2.00%) Essbase
11 2 (2.00%) Base SAS
11 2 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Toad
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.00%) JMeter
3 2 (2.00%) Maven
3 2 (2.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.00%) ProC
General
1 35 (35.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Billing
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Developer
2 15 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.00%) Analyst
6 10 (10.00%) Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 8 (8.00%) Functional Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) Integration Architect
9 6 (6.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Integration Project Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Payroll Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
10 5 (5.00%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) XML
2 6 (6.00%) J2EE
3 5 (5.00%) Middleware
4 4 (4.00%) XSD
4 4 (4.00%) SOAP
4 4 (4.00%) .NET
4 4 (4.00%) WSDL
4 4 (4.00%) REST
5 3 (3.00%) Java EE
5 3 (3.00%) HTML
6 2 (2.00%) CSS
6 2 (2.00%) JSP
6 2 (2.00%) Servlets
6 2 (2.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.00%) Spring
6 2 (2.00%) Ajax
7 1 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.00%) WebCenter
7 1 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) IVR
3 4 (4.00%) Kindle
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.00%) Statistics
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) AS400
5 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.00%) Equities
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.00%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.00%) W3C
6 1 (1.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) UNIX
2 12 (12.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.00%) AIX
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.00%) VMS
6 1 (1.00%) HPUX
6 1 (1.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (13.00%) ERP
2 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.00%) Migration
4 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (9.00%) Project Management
5 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.00%) CRM
7 5 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.00%) ETL
7 5 (5.00%) ITIL
7 5 (5.00%) Service Management
8 4 (4.00%) EAI
8 4 (4.00%) SOA
8 4 (4.00%) Workflow
8 4 (4.00%) People Management
8 4 (4.00%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.00%) SQL
2 21 (21.00%) PL/SQL
3 14 (14.00%) Java
4 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.00%) Perl
5 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.00%) C
6 3 (3.00%) C++
7 2 (2.00%) C#
7 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (1.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) ABAP
8 1 (1.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) COBOL
8 1 (1.00%) Delphi
8 1 (1.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (31.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) ISEB
4 2 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Business Objects
2 9 (9.00%) SAP
3 7 (7.00%) IBM
3 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Citrix
5 5 (5.00%) Sybase
5 5 (5.00%) Sun
6 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.00%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.00%) CA
8 2 (2.00%) Adobe
8 2 (2.00%) HP
8 2 (2.00%) Informatica
8 2 (2.00%) Cognos
9 1 (1.00%) Wonderware
9 1 (1.00%) Stellent
9 1 (1.00%) Metastorm
9 1 (1.00%) Siebel
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago