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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 10 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 6.35% 3.06% 7.02%
As % of the Vendors category 14.81% 10.34% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £380 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +90.00%
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 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
27 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 42.86% 29.59% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Average daily rate £270 £248 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £435 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Stellent
2 2 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
1 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Stellent
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) SAP