The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 18 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.89% 4.90% 10.48%
As % of the Vendors category 10.77% 17.50% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £480 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £440 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.11% 27.97% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 33
Median daily rate £350 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £10.61 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.10 £17.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 2 £490 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Transition Management
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (14.29%) Back Office
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
1 3 (21.43%) Cutover Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Head of Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Application Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Transition Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco