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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 19 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 54 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.14% 7.19% 7.86%
As % of the Vendors category 14.48% 14.97% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 20
Average daily rate
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£365 £438 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% +22.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £325 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
373 314 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.34% 48.01% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 190 130
Average daily rate £350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £169 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.60 £24.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 35 (33.65%) SQL
2 34 (32.69%) Finance
3 33 (31.73%) Security Cleared
4 32 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 28 (26.92%) Oracle Database
6 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
7 19 (18.27%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (15.38%) UNIX
8 16 (15.38%) Business Objects
8 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
9 15 (14.42%) Java
9 15 (14.42%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (14.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (13.46%) ERP
11 13 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
13 10 (9.62%) Migration
13 10 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.62%) Toad
13 10 (9.62%) Windows
13 10 (9.62%) Linux
13 10 (9.62%) SAP
14 9 (8.65%) Project Management
14 9 (8.65%) Data Mart
14 9 (8.65%) Test Scripting
15 8 (7.69%) Banking
15 8 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.81%) Apache
3 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.88%) JBoss
4 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.92%) SAS
5 2 (1.92%) Confluence
6 1 (0.96%) TPMS
6 1 (0.96%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.96%) CICS
6 1 (0.96%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.92%) Agresso
6 1 (0.96%) Maximo
6 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.96%) e-Work
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.96%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.96%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) ATM
2 1 (0.96%) LAN
2 1 (0.96%) VoIP
2 1 (0.96%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) Oracle Database
2 19 (18.27%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (14.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.65%) Data Mart
6 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.81%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.88%) MySQL
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.92%) Essbase
10 2 (1.92%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (1.92%) DB2
10 2 (1.92%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Toad
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.92%) JMeter
3 2 (1.92%) Maven
3 2 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.96%) ProC
General
1 34 (32.69%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.92%) Billing
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (29.81%) Developer
2 15 (14.42%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Consultant
4 13 (12.50%) Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.62%) Architect
5 10 (9.62%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (8.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Integration Project Manager
8 6 (5.77%) Integration Manager
8 6 (5.77%) Integration Architect
9 5 (4.81%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Payroll Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) XML
2 6 (5.77%) Middleware
2 6 (5.77%) J2EE
3 5 (4.81%) .NET
4 4 (3.85%) SOAP
4 4 (3.85%) XSD
4 4 (3.85%) WSDL
4 4 (3.85%) REST
5 3 (2.88%) Java EE
5 3 (2.88%) HTML
6 2 (1.92%) CSS
6 2 (1.92%) JSP
6 2 (1.92%) Servlets
6 2 (1.92%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.92%) Spring
6 2 (1.92%) Ajax
7 1 (0.96%) JavaBeans
7 1 (0.96%) SAML
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) IVR
3 4 (3.85%) Kindle
4 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.88%) Statistics
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.92%) AS400
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.92%) Equities
5 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) W3C
6 1 (0.96%) DTV
6 1 (0.96%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) UNIX
2 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 10 (9.62%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) Solaris
4 2 (1.92%) AIX
5 1 (0.96%) HPUX
5 1 (0.96%) VMS
5 1 (0.96%) zOS
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (13.46%) ERP
2 14 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.62%) Migration
4 10 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.65%) Project Management
5 9 (8.65%) Test Scripting
6 8 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.73%) CRM
8 6 (5.77%) ETL
9 5 (4.81%) ITIL
9 5 (4.81%) Service Management
9 5 (4.81%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.81%) People Management
10 4 (3.85%) Low Latency
10 4 (3.85%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.85%) EAI
10 4 (3.85%) SOA
10 4 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) SQL
2 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
3 15 (14.42%) Java
4 6 (5.77%) Perl
4 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.88%) C
6 3 (2.88%) C++
7 2 (1.92%) C#
7 2 (1.92%) PHP
7 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (0.96%) ABAP
8 1 (0.96%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) Pascal
8 1 (0.96%) COBOL
8 1 (0.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 33 (31.73%) Security Cleared
2 32 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.96%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Business Objects
2 10 (9.62%) SAP
3 7 (6.73%) IBM
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.77%) Citrix
4 6 (5.77%) Sybase
5 5 (4.81%) Sun
6 4 (3.85%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.88%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.88%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.92%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.92%) Informatica
8 2 (1.92%) CA
8 2 (1.92%) HP
8 2 (1.92%) Adobe
8 2 (1.92%) Cognos
9 1 (0.96%) Siebel
9 1 (0.96%) EMC
9 1 (0.96%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.96%) Metastorm
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