The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 5 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.71% 8.26% 10.79%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 15.65% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -11.60%
Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 115 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 58.29% 52.75% 61.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 31
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+900.00% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle 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.

1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 12 (25.53%) ETL
4 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (23.40%) Migration
4 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
5 10 (21.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (21.28%) Data Migration
6 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
7 8 (17.02%) XML
7 8 (17.02%) Java
7 8 (17.02%) IBM
8 7 (14.89%) JMS
8 7 (14.89%) Informatica
8 7 (14.89%) Internet
8 7 (14.89%) B2C
8 7 (14.89%) JMX
8 7 (14.89%) J2EE
8 7 (14.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
8 7 (14.89%) JDBC
8 7 (14.89%) JSP
8 7 (14.89%) Servlets
8 7 (14.89%) SOAP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.89%) Apache
2 7 (14.89%) CMS
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.38%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.26%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.13%) DB2
7 1 (2.13%) DTS
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.13%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Architect
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.51%) DBA
7 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 3 (6.38%) OBIEE Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Storage Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
2 7 (14.89%) JMS
2 7 (14.89%) JMX
2 7 (14.89%) J2EE
2 7 (14.89%) JDBC
2 7 (14.89%) JSP
2 7 (14.89%) Servlets
2 7 (14.89%) SOAP
2 7 (14.89%) Struts
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) XSLT
2 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
2 7 (14.89%) Spring
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) iPad
2 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.26%) VLE
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) AIX
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ETL
2 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (21.28%) Data Migration
4 7 (14.89%) B2C
4 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.89%) Content Management
4 7 (14.89%) Load Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (14.89%) Software Architecture
5 6 (12.77%) Workflow
5 6 (12.77%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) Change Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) Uniface
6 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) NCDA
3 1 (2.13%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.26%) SRDF
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) IBM
2 7 (14.89%) Informatica
2 7 (14.89%) JBoss
2 7 (14.89%) ATG
2 7 (14.89%) Endeca
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 3 (6.38%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.26%) Tableau
5 2 (4.26%) Talend
5 2 (4.26%) Trillium
5 2 (4.26%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Datanomic
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