The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 11 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.63% 12.00% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 16.90% 26.67% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £390 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-29.37% +6.66%
Oracle
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 51.08% 45.00% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
Median daily rate £350 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 37 (84.09%) Oracle Database
2 34 (77.27%) Windows
3 32 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 32 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 31 (70.45%) Unix
5 30 (68.18%) WebLogic
6 28 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
7 24 (54.55%) Oracle Applications
7 24 (54.55%) Oracle EBS R12
8 23 (52.27%) Data Guard
8 23 (52.27%) Database Tuning
8 23 (52.27%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (52.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 23 (52.27%) Oracle Application Server
8 23 (52.27%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (52.27%) Virtual Machines
8 23 (52.27%) Shell Script
8 23 (52.27%) Oracle Discoverer
8 23 (52.27%) Linux
8 23 (52.27%) Oracle 11i
9 14 (31.82%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (29.55%) ClearQuest
10 13 (29.55%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) Defect Tracking
10 13 (29.55%) JIRA
11 12 (27.27%) Java
11 12 (27.27%) PL/SQL
12 11 (25.00%) PVCS
12 11 (25.00%) Web Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 30 (68.18%) WebLogic
2 23 (52.27%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 23 (52.27%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (4.55%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) MPLS
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
1 1 (2.27%) VLAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) Oracle Database
2 28 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 23 (52.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (52.27%) Oracle Discoverer
4 11 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (22.73%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (20.45%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (20.45%) Oracle OWB
6 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
6 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
7 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) ClearQuest
1 13 (29.55%) JIRA
2 11 (25.00%) PVCS
3 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (20.45%) Toad
5 6 (13.64%) Ant
5 6 (13.64%) Artifactory
5 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
5 6 (13.64%) JUnit
5 6 (13.64%) Maven
6 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) DBA
2 22 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared DBA
4 17 (38.64%) Developer
4 17 (38.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (13.64%) Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Lead Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Business Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (6.82%) E-Business Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) ETL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle ETL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Report Developer
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) Apache CXF
3 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
3 6 (13.64%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) J2EE
3 6 (13.64%) JSP
3 6 (13.64%) Servlets
3 6 (13.64%) Spring
3 6 (13.64%) XML
4 3 (6.82%) OC4J
5 2 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 31 (70.45%) Unix
3 23 (52.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Database Tuning
1 23 (52.27%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (29.55%) Defect Tracking
3 11 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.73%) OOP
4 10 (22.73%) UML
5 6 (13.64%) ETL
5 6 (13.64%) Presales
6 5 (11.36%) Workflow
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 3 (6.82%) ITSM
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Data Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Shell Script
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.64%) C++
4 6 (13.64%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) C
6 3 (6.82%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 32 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (22.73%) OCP
4 8 (18.18%) Sun Certification
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Oracle RAC
1 23 (52.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (52.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) SAP