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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 33 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 26 59 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.33% 9.37% 4.68%
As % of the Vendors category 8.18% 19.22% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 9
Median daily rate £413 £328 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.95% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £213 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +5.08%

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
318 307 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.00% 48.73% 43.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 153 127
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 31 (44.93%) SQL
2 22 (31.88%) Java
3 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
4 19 (27.54%) Finance
5 15 (21.74%) Web Services
6 14 (20.29%) JBoss
6 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
6 14 (20.29%) Java EE
7 13 (18.84%) Migration
7 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
8 12 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (17.39%) ERP
8 12 (17.39%) JMS
8 12 (17.39%) IBM
8 12 (17.39%) Unix
8 12 (17.39%) CSS
8 12 (17.39%) HTML
8 12 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
9 11 (15.94%) TDD
9 11 (15.94%) WebLogic
9 11 (15.94%) XML
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.94%) Linux
10 10 (14.49%) DB2
10 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.04%) Web Development
11 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
11 9 (13.04%) .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 14 (20.29%) JBoss
1 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (15.94%) WebLogic
3 8 (11.59%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
4 6 (8.70%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Office
1 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
1 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
1 4 (5.80%) Network Security
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) DMZ
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.45%) SSH
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
3 10 (14.49%) DB2
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.25%) MySQL
6 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.90%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.90%) Endeca
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.45%) DataStage
8 1 (1.45%) IMS/DB
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.45%) QlikView
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.59%) Log4j
3 5 (7.25%) JUnit
4 3 (4.35%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) Ant
5 2 (2.90%) Checkstyle
5 2 (2.90%) DbUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) jMock
5 2 (2.90%) Mockito
5 2 (2.90%) QUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.45%) PVCS
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Back Office
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Consultant
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Developer
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (8.70%) Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Migration Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Migration Project Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Oracle Project Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Data Migration Project Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Hybris Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Integration Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) Web Services
2 14 (20.29%) Java EE
3 12 (17.39%) CSS
3 12 (17.39%) HTML
3 12 (17.39%) JMS
3 12 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (15.94%) XML
5 9 (13.04%) .NET
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 8 (11.59%) JSP
7 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.25%) Spring
8 4 (5.80%) REST
8 4 (5.80%) SOAP
8 4 (5.80%) Struts
9 3 (4.35%) JDBC
10 2 (2.90%) EJB
10 2 (2.90%) J2EE
10 2 (2.90%) Servlets
10 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) HP Storage
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Unix
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
4 2 (2.90%) AIX
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.45%) HPUX
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
5 1 (1.45%) SUSE
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Migration
2 12 (17.39%) ERP
3 11 (15.94%) TDD
4 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.04%) Web Development
6 8 (11.59%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL
7 5 (7.25%) Time Management
8 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.80%) MVC
8 4 (5.80%) Scrum
9 3 (4.35%) CRM
9 3 (4.35%) ETL
9 3 (4.35%) Investment Management
9 3 (4.35%) SOA
9 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) SQL
2 22 (31.88%) Java
3 9 (13.04%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.80%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) XQuery
8 1 (1.45%) COBOL
8 1 (1.45%) JCL
8 1 (1.45%) Korn
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Basel II
1 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Control-M
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.45%) logstash
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) IBM
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Misys
4 5 (7.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.80%) Teradata
6 3 (4.35%) HP
6 3 (4.35%) hybris
6 3 (4.35%) Informatica
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.90%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.90%) Dell
7 2 (2.90%) EMC
7 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.90%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.45%) BMC
8 1 (1.45%) Cognos
8 1 (1.45%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.45%) webMethods
8 1 (1.45%) Workday