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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
England / Midlands
Rank 4 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.67% 12.85% 8.05%
As % of the Vendors category 25.61% 28.05% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Median daily rate £450 £500 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
82 82 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 65.08% 45.81% 63.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 31
Median daily rate £450 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 11 (36.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) SAP
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.33%) Validation
7 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.00%) Programme Governance
8 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) E-business
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (10.00%) CRM

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 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (6.67%) nginx
2 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Trello
3 1 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Riak
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) DataStage
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) GoCD
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Project Manager
1 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Cutover Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Accountant
5 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Finance Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Project Accountant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Management Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) COM
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.67%) SAML
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) CoreOS
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ERP
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) E-business
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Governance
4 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (10.00%) SOA
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Presales
5 2 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Go
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.67%) Mesos
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) rkt
1 2 (6.67%) Unicenter
1 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (6.67%) Infor
3 2 (6.67%) New Relic
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Hyperion