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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 10 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 64 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.55% 5.56% 7.28%
As % of the Vendors category 20.51% 11.89% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 25
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £328 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
312 286 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.57% 46.73% 51.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 144 142
Average daily rate £363 £360 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +14.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £207 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.06 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 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 8 February 2016, 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 48 (45.71%) SQL
2 28 (26.67%) Unix
2 28 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 27 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 27 (25.71%) Finance
4 26 (24.76%) Java
5 24 (22.86%) Windows
6 19 (18.10%) Linux
7 18 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (16.19%) Relational Database
8 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (15.24%) PL/SQL
10 15 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
11 14 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
13 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
14 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
14 11 (10.48%) CRM
15 10 (9.52%) .NET
15 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (8.57%) High Availability
16 9 (8.57%) Perl
16 9 (8.57%) AIX
16 9 (8.57%) Banking
17 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (7.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.67%) JBoss
3 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.76%) Captiva
4 5 (4.76%) Documentum
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.90%) Node.js
7 2 (1.90%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.90%) WildFly
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) BigMachines
1 6 (5.71%) Eloqua
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.95%) HFM
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (5.71%) SaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.71%) SSH
2 6 (5.71%) SSL
3 2 (1.90%) Internet
3 2 (1.90%) Modbus
3 2 (1.90%) SAN
3 2 (1.90%) Wireless
4 1 (0.95%) 2G
4 1 (0.95%) 3G
4 1 (0.95%) 4G
4 1 (0.95%) GSM
4 1 (0.95%) Network Security
4 1 (0.95%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 27 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.19%) Relational Database
4 15 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (7.62%) Informix
7 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (7.62%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (7.62%) QlikView
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
10 5 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (3.81%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.67%) Subversion
2 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.86%) Toad
6 2 (1.90%) Ant
6 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.90%) Gradle
6 2 (1.90%) Maven
6 2 (1.90%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (25.71%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.76%) Billing
5 3 (2.86%) Front Office
6 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Developer
2 21 (20.00%) Architect
3 15 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.62%) Data Architect
6 8 (7.62%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.67%) DBA
7 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.52%) .NET
2 8 (7.62%) CSS
2 8 (7.62%) HTML
2 8 (7.62%) XML
3 7 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.71%) HTML5
4 6 (5.71%) Mason
4 6 (5.71%) Visualforce
5 5 (4.76%) jQuery
5 5 (4.76%) SOAP
6 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.81%) CSS3
6 4 (3.81%) JPA
6 4 (3.81%) Spring
7 3 (2.86%) Ajax
7 3 (2.86%) J2EE
7 3 (2.86%) Java EE
7 3 (2.86%) REST
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.90%) Replication
2 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.95%) CMDB
3 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.95%) LPAR
3 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.67%) Unix
2 24 (22.86%) Windows
3 19 (18.10%) Linux
4 9 (8.57%) AIX
5 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.71%) Solaris
6 6 (5.71%) SUSE
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.95%) HPUX
9 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.48%) CRM
5 9 (8.57%) High Availability
5 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
6 8 (7.62%) Migration
6 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.67%) Change Management
7 7 (6.67%) SOA
8 6 (5.71%) Investment Management
8 6 (5.71%) Logistics
8 6 (5.71%) Scrum
8 6 (5.71%) Web Development
9 5 (4.76%) ERP
9 5 (4.76%) ITIL
9 5 (4.76%) SDLC
10 4 (3.81%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.71%) SQL
2 26 (24.76%) Java
3 16 (15.24%) PL/SQL
4 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.57%) Perl
7 8 (7.62%) C
8 7 (6.67%) C#
8 7 (6.67%) Korn
9 6 (5.71%) Apex Code
9 6 (5.71%) PHP
10 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.81%) VBScript
11 3 (2.86%) Ruby
11 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.86%) VBA
12 1 (0.95%) C++
12 1 (0.95%) JCL
12 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (0.95%) CCNA
4 1 (0.95%) CCNP
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.95%) CISM
4 1 (0.95%) CISSP
4 1 (0.95%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.95%) MCSE
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.95%) OCP
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.95%) SANS
4 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) NFS
1 3 (2.86%) Samba
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.95%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) Control-M
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.95%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) BMC
2 6 (5.71%) Pega
2 6 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (5.71%) Siebel
3 5 (4.76%) EMC
3 5 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (2.86%) HP
4 3 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.90%) Citrix
5 2 (1.90%) IBM
5 2 (1.90%) Lotus
5 2 (1.90%) Siemens
6 1 (0.95%) Apple
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) Infor
6 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.95%) SAP
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