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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 22 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.63% 8.47% 9.14%
As % of the Vendors category 6.48% 17.39% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Median daily rate £500 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -38.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
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
108 92 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 55.96% 48.68% 61.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 22
Median daily rate £500 £459 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +18.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
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 24 September 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 21 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (45.45%) SAP
4 14 (42.42%) PeopleSoft
4 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (39.39%) Data Management
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (39.39%) CRM
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
5 13 (39.39%) Functional Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle UPK
5 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
5 13 (39.39%) System Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Time Management
6 12 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Infor
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (36.36%) Document Management
6 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (36.36%) Retail
6 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
6 12 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
6 12 (36.36%) Waterfall
6 12 (36.36%) Yammer
6 12 (36.36%) SDLC

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 13 (39.39%) Oracle UPK
2 12 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (3.03%) SAP MII
4 1 (3.03%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
1 12 (36.36%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Reports
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Toad
General
1 12 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) Architect
2 11 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Functional Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) PeopleSoft Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) CRM Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (18.18%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
5 6 (18.18%) Solutions Consultant
6 5 (15.15%) CRM Architect
6 5 (15.15%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 4 (12.12%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) COM
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) EDI
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) JSP
5 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (39.39%) CRM
2 13 (39.39%) Data Management
2 13 (39.39%) Functional Testing
2 13 (39.39%) System Testing
2 13 (39.39%) Time Management
2 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
2 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 12 (36.36%) Case Management
3 12 (36.36%) Document Management
3 12 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 12 (36.36%) SDLC
3 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 12 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 12 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (15.15%) Presales
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) SAP
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) PeopleSoft
2 14 (42.42%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (36.36%) Infor
4 9 (27.27%) Hyperion
5 8 (24.24%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.03%) Ariba
6 1 (3.03%) Misys