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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.33% 3.74% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 12.50% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £390 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +95.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -14.70%
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
30 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 50.00% 29.91% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate £275 £314 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.35% +9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +176.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
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
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
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%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Essbase
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 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
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
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%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (40.00%) Stellent