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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 5 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 14.46% 0.94% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 35.29% 2.78% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.11%
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 £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
34 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 40.96% 33.96% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 8
Average daily rate £300 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £12.20 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -15.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (40.00%) Workflow
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (25.00%) CRM
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) SEO
9 2 (10.00%) FTP
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Adobe
9 2 (10.00%) W3C
9 2 (10.00%) Flash
9 2 (10.00%) XHTML
9 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.00%) HTML
9 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
9 2 (10.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) System Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Local Government
9 2 (10.00%) Stellent
9 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Flash
1 2 (10.00%) XHTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) W3C
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) Workflow
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) SEO
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) System Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
1 2 (10.00%) Stellent
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft