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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 30 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 30 61 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.62% 9.40% 5.81%
As % of the Vendors category 9.46% 19.61% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 11
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £185 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £405 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
317 311 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.84% 47.92% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 162 152
Median daily rate £368 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £9.74 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £18.40 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 20 (31.25%) Finance
3 14 (21.88%) Migration
3 14 (21.88%) Java
3 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (20.31%) ERP
4 13 (20.31%) Relational Database
5 12 (18.75%) Unix
6 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
6 11 (17.19%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 9 (14.06%) Linux
8 9 (14.06%) Project Management
8 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.50%) JBoss
9 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
10 7 (10.94%) XML
10 7 (10.94%) Scrum
10 7 (10.94%) Java EE
10 7 (10.94%) Degree
10 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
11 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
11 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (9.38%) TDD
11 6 (9.38%) Spring
11 6 (9.38%) Web Services
11 6 (9.38%) .NET
11 6 (9.38%) MS 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 8 (12.50%) JBoss
1 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
1 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) IaaS
2 2 (3.13%) PaaS
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Taleo
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
1 4 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) DMZ
3 1 (1.56%) SSH
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.25%) DB2
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.13%) Data Mart
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.56%) DataStage
7 1 (1.56%) IMS/DB
7 1 (1.56%) Informix
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Log4j
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) Toad
4 1 (1.56%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.56%) jMock
4 1 (1.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) PVCS
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Migration Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Migration Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Integration Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (10.94%) Java EE
2 7 (10.94%) XML
3 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
3 6 (9.38%) Spring
3 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 5 (7.81%) REST
4 5 (7.81%) SOAP
5 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.25%) JMS
5 4 (6.25%) XSLT
6 3 (4.69%) CSS
6 3 (4.69%) HTML
6 3 (4.69%) JDBC
6 3 (4.69%) JPA
7 2 (3.13%) JSP
7 2 (3.13%) LAMP
7 2 (3.13%) RESTful
7 2 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) HP Storage
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Unix
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) AIX
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) HPUX
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) SUSE
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (21.88%) Migration
2 13 (20.31%) ERP
3 9 (14.06%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Scrum
5 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.38%) SOA
5 6 (9.38%) TDD
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) SDLC
6 5 (7.81%) Time Management
7 4 (6.25%) CRM
7 4 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.25%) ETL
7 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (4.69%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) C#
4 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Perl
5 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) XQuery
7 1 (1.56%) COBOL
7 1 (1.56%) JCL
7 1 (1.56%) Korn
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) Basel II
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Control-M
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.56%) logstash
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 4 (6.25%) Informatica
3 4 (6.25%) Teradata
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) HP
4 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.13%) Dell
5 2 (3.13%) EMC
5 2 (3.13%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.13%) Misys
5 2 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.56%) BMC
6 1 (1.56%) Cognos
6 1 (1.56%) hybris
6 1 (1.56%) Netezza
6 1 (1.56%) Splunk
6 1 (1.56%) Workday