The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 10g skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 10g over the 3 months to 19 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 10g
Rank 122 105 100
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 6 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.28% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 1.29% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £319 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -31.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £42.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+58.57% -6.11%
Oracle Database 10g
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
446 465 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.35% 22.03% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 282 263
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.78 £37.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

Oracle Database 10g
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 10g Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 10g
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database 10g Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 10g
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle Database 10g Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 10g
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database 10g Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 10g
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull +10 2 - - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Birmingham -5 1 £400 -
Coventry - 1 £290 -
Oracle Database 10g
England

Oracle Database 10g
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 10g 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 Database 10g.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (58.33%) Data Guard
6 6 (50.00%) Migration
6 6 (50.00%) UNIX
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
7 5 (41.67%) Solaris
7 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (33.33%) OLTP
9 3 (25.00%) Sun
9 3 (25.00%) EMC
9 3 (25.00%) NetApp
9 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (25.00%) Windows
9 3 (25.00%) AIX
9 3 (25.00%) LPAR
9 3 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (25.00%) Replication
10 2 (16.67%) Essbase

Oracle Database 10g
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 10g 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 Database 10g. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (33.33%) OLTP
5 2 (16.67%) Essbase
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
2 1 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
1 10 (83.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) LPAR
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Data Guard
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Hyperion