The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 18 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.61% 2.24% 4.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.81% 10.34% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £48.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-19.48% +44.44%
Oracle Database
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.65% 21.64% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 9
Average daily rate £375 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (50.00%) Teradata
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) SPSS
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) SAP
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) SAS
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 5 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 5 (50.00%) Tableau
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SAS
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
1 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Tableau
2 5 (50.00%) Teradata
3 1 (10.00%) JDA