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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 31 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 36 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.46% 9.32% 5.39%
As % of the Vendors category 9.35% 17.61% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £245 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £650 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.61%
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
385 318 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.65% 52.91% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 168 104
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 20 (29.41%) ETL
4 14 (20.59%) Finance
4 14 (20.59%) UNIX
5 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database
6 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 12 (17.65%) Web Services
7 11 (16.18%) Ab Initio
7 11 (16.18%) Netezza
8 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
8 10 (14.71%) Migration
8 10 (14.71%) .NET
9 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
9 9 (13.24%) Middleware
9 9 (13.24%) Data Extraction
10 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (11.76%) Data Migration
10 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 8 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 7 (10.29%) SOA
11 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
11 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
12 6 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
12 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (8.82%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 3 (4.41%) Mule
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.94%) SAS
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Payroll
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) SSL
2 1 (1.47%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.47%) SSH
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.47%) VLAN
2 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.82%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.41%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (4.41%) DB2
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) QlikView
6 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.94%) Big Data
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.94%) ERwin
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) JMeter
3 1 (1.47%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Local Government
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) Architect
3 10 (14.71%) Oracle Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) DBA
6 5 (7.35%) Ab Initio Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Web Services
2 10 (14.71%) .NET
3 9 (13.24%) Middleware
4 6 (8.82%) XML
5 5 (7.35%) SOAP
5 5 (7.35%) CSS
5 5 (7.35%) HTML
6 4 (5.88%) REST
7 3 (4.41%) jQuery
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.41%) XSD
7 3 (4.41%) XSLT
7 3 (4.41%) WCF
8 2 (2.94%) WPF
8 2 (2.94%) JSON
8 2 (2.94%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.94%) WebCenter
8 2 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Data Extraction
2 5 (7.35%) Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.94%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) UNIX
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) AIX
3 3 (4.41%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) HPUX
4 1 (1.47%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.47%) zOS
4 1 (1.47%) MVS
4 1 (1.47%) Tru64
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ETL
2 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 10 (14.71%) Migration
4 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 7 (10.29%) SOA
6 6 (8.82%) ERP
7 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Workflow
8 3 (4.41%) MVC
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.94%) Parallel Processing
9 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Modelling
9 2 (2.94%) Master Data Management
9 2 (2.94%) OO
9 2 (2.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.35%) C#
4 5 (7.35%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) C
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.47%) KVM
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.47%) Control-M
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Ab Initio
1 11 (16.18%) Netezza
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) IBM
4 4 (5.88%) Akamai
4 4 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.41%) Pega
5 3 (4.41%) Talend
5 3 (4.41%) Informatica
5 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.94%) Tableau
7 1 (1.47%) Metastorm
7 1 (1.47%) FatWire
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Brocade
7 1 (1.47%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.47%) SnapLogic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 14 days ago