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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 39 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.32% 7.34% 6.31%
As % of the Vendors category 12.91% 14.89% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £315 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £225 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -
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
302 282 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.95% 49.30% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 134 91
Average daily rate £350 £330 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 25
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 20 (27.03%) Finance
4 19 (25.68%) Oracle Database
5 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
6 17 (22.97%) SC Cleared
6 17 (22.97%) UNIX
7 15 (20.27%) WebLogic
8 11 (14.86%) Windows
8 11 (14.86%) Linux
8 11 (14.86%) ETL
9 10 (13.51%) .NET
9 10 (13.51%) Java
9 10 (13.51%) Migration
10 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
10 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.81%) Middleware
11 8 (10.81%) Banking
12 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
12 7 (9.46%) Web Services
12 7 (9.46%) Solaris
12 7 (9.46%) Apache
13 6 (8.11%) Perl
13 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
13 6 (8.11%) Sun

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 15 (20.27%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.46%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.35%) Mule
6 1 (1.35%) Confluence
6 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
2 1 (1.35%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.35%) SSH
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.35%) VLAN
2 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.76%) MySQL
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.70%) QlikView
7 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) Ant
3 1 (1.35%) JUnit
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.35%) ERwin
3 1 (1.35%) JMeter
3 1 (1.35%) NUnit
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Banking
3 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Consultant
3 9 (12.16%) DBA
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 2 (2.70%) Ab Initio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) Middleware
3 7 (9.46%) Web Services
4 5 (6.76%) XML
5 4 (5.41%) HTML
5 4 (5.41%) CSS
6 3 (4.05%) SOAP
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.05%) XSLT
6 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.05%) jQuery
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (4.05%) REST
7 2 (2.70%) CSS3
7 2 (2.70%) HTML5
7 2 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.70%) JSON
7 2 (2.70%) XSD
7 2 (2.70%) JSP
7 2 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Data Extraction
2 5 (6.76%) IVR
3 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) UNIX
2 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Solaris
4 2 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (1.35%) HPUX
5 1 (1.35%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.35%) zOS
5 1 (1.35%) MVS
5 1 (1.35%) Tru64
5 1 (1.35%) SUSE
5 1 (1.35%) CentOS
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) ETL
2 10 (13.51%) Migration
3 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.76%) SOA
6 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.41%) ITIL
7 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.05%) ERP
8 3 (4.05%) Project Management
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) MVC
8 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.70%) Workflow
9 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) Java
3 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.11%) Perl
6 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.05%) C#
8 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.35%) COBOL
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.35%) Control-M
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Sun
2 6 (8.11%) Ab Initio
2 6 (8.11%) Netezza
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
4 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.05%) Akamai
4 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Citrix
5 2 (2.70%) Cognos
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Tableau
5 2 (2.70%) Talend
5 2 (2.70%) Pega
5 2 (2.70%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.70%) Sybase
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Vitria
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