The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 26 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.29% 4.83% 12.87%
As % of the Vendors category 22.41% 8.70% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £319 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £294 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £344 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -4.00%
Oracle
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 115 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 63.74% 55.56% 56.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 48 19
Median daily rate £475 £459 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% +14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 25 (46.30%) PeopleSoft
2 24 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (42.59%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (37.04%) Unit Testing
4 20 (37.04%) System Testing
4 20 (37.04%) Time Management
4 20 (37.04%) Functional Testing
4 20 (37.04%) Oracle UPK
5 18 (33.33%) SQL
6 17 (31.48%) Data Management
7 16 (29.63%) CRM
7 16 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (27.78%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (27.78%) Retail
9 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 13 (24.07%) Windows
10 13 (24.07%) SAP
10 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 12 (22.22%) C#
11 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 12 (22.22%) Hyperion
11 12 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (22.22%) Integration Testing
12 11 (20.37%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (20.37%) TOGAF
12 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.37%) Document Management
12 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (20.37%) Oracle Applications

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 20 (37.04%) Oracle UPK
2 11 (20.37%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.37%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (20.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.85%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.85%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (20.37%) Office 365
1 11 (20.37%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.85%) QlikView
5 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Toad
2 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (27.78%) Retail
2 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Consultant
2 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 17 (31.48%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle Architect
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 11 (20.37%) PeopleSoft Consultant
5 10 (18.52%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
5 10 (18.52%) Solutions Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) CRM Technical Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (9.26%) CRM Architect
8 5 (9.26%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) COM
3 5 (9.26%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) EDI
5 1 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.85%) JSP
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) WSDL
5 1 (1.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) AIX
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (37.04%) Functional Testing
2 20 (37.04%) System Testing
2 20 (37.04%) Time Management
2 20 (37.04%) Unit Testing
2 20 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (31.48%) Data Management
4 16 (29.63%) CRM
5 12 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
6 11 (20.37%) Case Management
6 11 (20.37%) Document Management
6 11 (20.37%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (20.37%) SDLC
6 11 (20.37%) TOGAF
6 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.37%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (12.96%) Migration
8 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
1 5 (9.26%) PMP
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) PeopleSoft
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) SAP
4 12 (22.22%) Hyperion
4 12 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (20.37%) Infor
5 11 (20.37%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.70%) ATG
6 2 (3.70%) JDA
7 1 (1.85%) Ariba
7 1 (1.85%) Green Hat
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Misys
7 1 (1.85%) Solace
7 1 (1.85%) Teradata
7 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.85%) webMethods
7 1 (1.85%) WSO2