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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 22 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 48 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.34% 8.17% 7.79%
As % of the Vendors category 13.99% 16.62% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 31
Median daily rate £375 £398 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +8.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £253 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £553 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
343 355 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.31% 49.17% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 175 216
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 85 (58.62%) SQL
2 77 (53.10%) Java
3 58 (40.00%) Web Services
4 57 (39.31%) SQL Server
5 48 (33.10%) XML
6 45 (31.03%) HTML
7 43 (29.66%) WebLogic
8 42 (28.97%) Oracle Database
9 40 (27.59%) JSP
9 40 (27.59%) JBoss
10 38 (26.21%) Tomcat
11 37 (25.52%) JMS
11 37 (25.52%) CSS
12 36 (24.83%) Finance
13 35 (24.14%) IBM
14 34 (23.45%) TDD
14 34 (23.45%) Java EE
15 33 (22.76%) Relational Database
15 33 (22.76%) DB2
16 32 (22.07%) Web Development
17 28 (19.31%) Log4j
17 28 (19.31%) Back Office
17 28 (19.31%) WebSphere
17 28 (19.31%) Misys
17 28 (19.31%) WebLogic Portal
18 27 (18.62%) PL/SQL
19 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (15.17%) Microsoft
20 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
21 21 (14.48%) .NET

Oracle
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 43 (29.66%) WebLogic
2 40 (27.59%) JBoss
3 38 (26.21%) Tomcat
4 28 (19.31%) WebLogic Portal
4 28 (19.31%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.14%) Apache
6 5 (3.45%) IIS
6 5 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.07%) SAS
9 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.38%) WildFly
10 1 (0.69%) Documentum
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.69%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) GIMP
2 1 (0.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (4.14%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.38%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.69%) Primavera
7 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) BIG-IP
1 4 (2.76%) Network Security
1 4 (2.76%) SSH
1 4 (2.76%) SSL
2 2 (1.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (39.31%) SQL Server
2 42 (28.97%) Oracle Database
3 33 (22.76%) DB2
3 33 (22.76%) Relational Database
4 18 (12.41%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (12.41%) RDBMS
5 11 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.83%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (4.83%) Oracle OWB
8 6 (4.14%) MySQL
9 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (1.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (19.31%) Log4j
2 19 (13.10%) Jenkins
3 16 (11.03%) JIRA
4 15 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (10.34%) Visual Studio
5 14 (9.66%) JUnit
6 13 (8.97%) ClearQuest
6 13 (8.97%) Eclipse
7 10 (6.90%) Ant
8 9 (6.21%) Maven
9 8 (5.52%) Artifactory
9 8 (5.52%) Toad
10 6 (4.14%) Git (software)
11 5 (3.45%) PVCS
12 4 (2.76%) Subversion
13 3 (2.07%) JMeter
13 3 (2.07%) Selenium
13 3 (2.07%) SonarQube
14 2 (1.38%) jMock
14 2 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (24.83%) Finance
2 28 (19.31%) Back Office
3 16 (11.03%) Banking
4 6 (4.14%) Law
5 5 (3.45%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.76%) Billing
7 2 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (45.52%) Developer
2 35 (24.14%) Consultant
3 32 (22.07%) Oracle Developer
4 22 (15.17%) Java Developer
5 20 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 20 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
6 18 (12.41%) .NET Developer
7 14 (9.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (9.66%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.59%) Architect
8 11 (7.59%) Java Consultant
9 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Analyst
10 9 (6.21%) PL/SQL Developer
11 6 (4.14%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 5 (3.45%) Data Analyst
12 5 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
12 5 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
12 5 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (40.00%) Web Services
2 48 (33.10%) XML
3 45 (31.03%) HTML
4 40 (27.59%) JSP
5 37 (25.52%) CSS
5 37 (25.52%) JMS
6 34 (23.45%) Java EE
7 21 (14.48%) .NET
8 20 (13.79%) Spring
9 17 (11.72%) Struts
10 16 (11.03%) Hibernate
11 14 (9.66%) J2EE
11 14 (9.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 14 (9.66%) Servlets
12 12 (8.28%) Apache CXF
13 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.21%) Middleware
15 8 (5.52%) SOAP
16 6 (4.14%) REST
16 6 (4.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
1 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.76%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.76%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.76%) User Experience
5 2 (1.38%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.38%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.48%) Windows
2 17 (11.72%) Unix
3 12 (8.28%) Linux
4 10 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.76%) Solaris
7 1 (0.69%) AIX
7 1 (0.69%) HPUX
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) TDD
2 32 (22.07%) Web Development
3 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.48%) Migration
5 20 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (13.10%) OO
7 16 (11.03%) ITIL
7 16 (11.03%) MVC
8 15 (10.34%) ETL
8 15 (10.34%) OOP
9 14 (9.66%) Data Migration
9 14 (9.66%) Defect Tracking
10 12 (8.28%) UML
11 10 (6.90%) CRM
11 10 (6.90%) Scrum
12 9 (6.21%) SOA
12 9 (6.21%) Workflow
13 8 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (4.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (58.62%) SQL
2 77 (53.10%) Java
3 27 (18.62%) PL/SQL
4 20 (13.79%) C#
5 14 (9.66%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.90%) C++
7 9 (6.21%) VB
8 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.14%) C
10 4 (2.76%) PHP
10 4 (2.76%) R
10 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.38%) Korn
11 2 (1.38%) VBA
11 2 (1.38%) XQuery
12 1 (0.69%) COBOL
12 1 (0.69%) JCL
12 1 (0.69%) Perl
12 1 (0.69%) Python
12 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.41%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.59%) Degree
4 8 (5.52%) OCPJP
4 8 (5.52%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (4.14%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.38%) CISA
6 2 (1.38%) CISM
6 2 (1.38%) CISSP
6 2 (1.38%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.38%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.38%) ISO27005
4 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.69%) QA
5 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.69%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.69%) Control-M
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.69%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.69%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) IBM
2 28 (19.31%) Misys
3 22 (15.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.45%) Informatica
5 4 (2.76%) BEA
5 4 (2.76%) EMC
5 4 (2.76%) F5
5 4 (2.76%) Pega
5 4 (2.76%) Sybase
5 4 (2.76%) Vitria
6 3 (2.07%) hybris
6 3 (2.07%) SAP
6 3 (2.07%) Trillium
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco
7 2 (1.38%) Endeca
7 2 (1.38%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.38%) Sun
7 2 (1.38%) Tripwire
7 2 (1.38%) VMware
Birmingham
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