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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 22 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 33 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.53% 7.37% 7.20%
As % of the Vendors category 12.22% 14.48% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £224 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £438 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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
270 290 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.23% 50.88% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 145 80
Average daily rate £356 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £160 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 23
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.85 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.50 £33.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 24 (31.58%) Oracle Database
3 23 (30.26%) Security Cleared
4 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
5 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 17 (22.37%) Finance
6 17 (22.37%) UNIX
7 15 (19.74%) PL/SQL
8 13 (17.11%) WebLogic
8 13 (17.11%) Windows
8 13 (17.11%) Linux
9 11 (14.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (11.84%) Business Objects
11 9 (11.84%) Java
11 9 (11.84%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.53%) Migration
12 8 (10.53%) Banking
13 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (9.21%) .NET
13 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (9.21%) Solaris
13 7 (9.21%) Apache
14 6 (7.89%) Perl
14 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
14 6 (7.89%) ISEB
14 6 (7.89%) Citrix

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (17.11%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.21%) Apache
3 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.32%) TPMS
6 1 (1.32%) Mule
6 1 (1.32%) CICS
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) PowerPivot
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (2.63%) e-Work
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (1.32%) SSH
3 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.32%) NAS
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.32%) VLAN
3 1 (1.32%) SSL
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
3 1 (1.32%) ATM
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.26%) Data Mart
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.63%) MySQL
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (2.63%) QlikView
8 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (2.63%) Essbase
8 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.32%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
1 3 (3.95%) Toad
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.63%) JMeter
2 2 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) NUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.32%) Ant
3 1 (1.32%) JUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Consultant
3 9 (11.84%) Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) DBA
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (6.58%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Administrator
10 2 (2.63%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) Middleware
2 3 (3.95%) Web Services
2 3 (3.95%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 2 (2.63%) J2EE
3 2 (2.63%) XSLT
3 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.63%) jQuery
3 2 (2.63%) JSON
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.32%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.32%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) IVR
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.95%) Statistics
4 3 (3.95%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.63%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) UNIX
2 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) Solaris
4 2 (2.63%) AIX
4 2 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (1.32%) SUSE
5 1 (1.32%) CentOS
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.32%) zOS
5 1 (1.32%) MVS
5 1 (1.32%) Tru64
5 1 (1.32%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
2 8 (10.53%) Migration
3 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.58%) Service Management
5 5 (6.58%) Project Management
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL
5 5 (6.58%) ETL
6 4 (5.26%) ERP
6 4 (5.26%) CRM
6 4 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.95%) SOA
8 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.63%) Workflow
8 2 (2.63%) Release Management
8 2 (2.63%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) PL/SQL
3 9 (11.84%) Java
4 6 (7.89%) Perl
5 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) C#
7 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) COBOL
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Business Objects
2 6 (7.89%) Citrix
2 6 (7.89%) Sun
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Netezza
3 4 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 3 (3.95%) HP
4 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Sybase
5 2 (2.63%) Cognos
5 2 (2.63%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.63%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.63%) Informatica
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Tableau
5 2 (2.63%) Talend
6 1 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Brocade
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