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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 13 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 86 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.15% 4.95% 7.68%
As % of the Vendors category 22.34% 11.18% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 14 25
Median daily rate £419 £356 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.54% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £253 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -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
385 331 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.94% 44.31% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 167 186
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £153 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 18
Median hourly rate £17.75 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% +29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 86 (58.50%) SQL
2 67 (45.58%) Java
3 53 (36.05%) Oracle Database
4 50 (34.01%) Web Services
5 47 (31.97%) SQL Server
6 46 (31.29%) XML
7 44 (29.93%) Finance
8 41 (27.89%) WebLogic
9 39 (26.53%) HTML
10 38 (25.85%) JSP
11 37 (25.17%) PL/SQL
12 31 (21.09%) Relational Database
13 30 (20.41%) Windows
13 30 (20.41%) JBoss
13 30 (20.41%) Tomcat
14 28 (19.05%) IBM
15 27 (18.37%) JMS
15 27 (18.37%) CSS
15 27 (18.37%) Security Cleared
16 26 (17.69%) Web Development
16 26 (17.69%) DB2
17 25 (17.01%) TDD
17 25 (17.01%) Oracle Reports
17 25 (17.01%) Unix
18 24 (16.33%) RDBMS
19 22 (14.97%) Misys
19 22 (14.97%) WebLogic Portal
19 22 (14.97%) WebSphere
19 22 (14.97%) Log4j
19 22 (14.97%) Back Office

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 41 (27.89%) WebLogic
2 30 (20.41%) JBoss
2 30 (20.41%) Tomcat
3 22 (14.97%) WebLogic Portal
3 22 (14.97%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.40%) IIS
7 4 (2.72%) Apache
7 4 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.04%) SAS
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.36%) WildFly
10 1 (0.68%) Documentum
10 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.68%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) GIMP
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (1.36%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.68%) HFM
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.72%) BIG-IP
1 4 (2.72%) SSH
1 4 (2.72%) SSL
2 3 (2.04%) Network Security
3 2 (1.36%) Internet
3 2 (1.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.05%) Oracle Database
2 47 (31.97%) SQL Server
3 31 (21.09%) Relational Database
4 26 (17.69%) DB2
5 25 (17.01%) Oracle Reports
6 24 (16.33%) RDBMS
7 16 (10.88%) Oracle OWB
8 15 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (8.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (2.72%) MySQL
13 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (1.36%) Data Mart
15 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
15 2 (1.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 2 (1.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Log4j
2 20 (13.61%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.93%) JIRA
3 19 (12.93%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (12.24%) ClearQuest
5 16 (10.88%) Toad
6 15 (10.20%) Eclipse
7 13 (8.84%) JUnit
8 12 (8.16%) Maven
9 11 (7.48%) Ant
9 11 (7.48%) Artifactory
10 10 (6.80%) PVCS
11 7 (4.76%) Git (software)
11 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.04%) JMeter
12 3 (2.04%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.04%) Subversion
13 2 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (29.93%) Finance
2 22 (14.97%) Back Office
3 17 (11.56%) Banking
4 6 (4.08%) Law
5 5 (3.40%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.72%) Billing
7 3 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) Consultant
3 26 (17.69%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (13.61%) Java Developer
5 15 (10.20%) Architect
6 14 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 14 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (8.16%) Analyst
8 11 (7.48%) Java Consultant
8 11 (7.48%) PL/SQL Developer
9 9 (6.12%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Oracle Architect
10 7 (4.76%) Business Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Data Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (3.40%) CRM Architect
12 5 (3.40%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (34.01%) Web Services
2 46 (31.29%) XML
3 39 (26.53%) HTML
4 38 (25.85%) JSP
5 27 (18.37%) CSS
5 27 (18.37%) JMS
6 22 (14.97%) Java EE
7 20 (13.61%) Spring
8 17 (11.56%) J2EE
9 16 (10.88%) Servlets
10 15 (10.20%) Apache CXF
10 15 (10.20%) Hibernate
11 14 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (8.84%) .NET
12 13 (8.84%) Struts
13 9 (6.12%) Middleware
14 6 (4.08%) ASP.NET
15 5 (3.40%) RESTful
15 5 (3.40%) SOAP
16 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
1 9 (6.12%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.40%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.72%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.72%) User Experience
5 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.36%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.36%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.41%) Windows
2 25 (17.01%) Unix
3 11 (7.48%) Linux
3 11 (7.48%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.72%) Solaris
6 2 (1.36%) AIX
6 2 (1.36%) HPUX
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.69%) Web Development
2 25 (17.01%) TDD
3 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.61%) Migration
3 20 (13.61%) OO
4 19 (12.93%) Defect Tracking
5 18 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (12.24%) ITIL
5 18 (12.24%) OOP
6 15 (10.20%) UML
7 14 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 14 (9.52%) ETL
7 14 (9.52%) MVC
8 13 (8.84%) CRM
9 12 (8.16%) Workflow
10 11 (7.48%) SOA
11 10 (6.80%) ITSM
11 10 (6.80%) Service Management
11 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (58.50%) SQL
2 67 (45.58%) Java
3 37 (25.17%) PL/SQL
4 14 (9.52%) C++
5 13 (8.84%) VB
6 12 (8.16%) C#
7 9 (6.12%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.44%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.08%) C
10 4 (2.72%) R
11 3 (2.04%) Korn
11 3 (2.04%) PHP
11 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 21 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.48%) Degree
4 10 (6.80%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (6.12%) Sun Certification
6 8 (5.44%) OCPJP
7 2 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.36%) CISA
7 2 (1.36%) CISM
7 2 (1.36%) CISSP
7 2 (1.36%) IISP
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.36%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) ISO27005
3 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.36%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.68%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) IBM
2 22 (14.97%) Misys
3 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.08%) SAP
5 5 (3.40%) Informatica
5 5 (3.40%) Sybase
6 4 (2.72%) BEA
6 4 (2.72%) EMC
6 4 (2.72%) F5
6 4 (2.72%) Pega
6 4 (2.72%) Trillium
6 4 (2.72%) Vitria
7 3 (2.04%) DataFlux
7 3 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.36%) Cisco
8 2 (1.36%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.36%) Qualys
8 2 (1.36%) Sun
8 2 (1.36%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.36%) VMware