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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 24 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.98% 4.73% 4.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 16.67% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.88 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.96% +17.43%
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
56 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 27.72% 28.38% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 9
Average daily rate £425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Data Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Supply Chain Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) JDA
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Supply Chain Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) JDA