The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 10g
Rank 109 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.22% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 0.90% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate £325 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £374 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £486 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £31.70 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -29.56%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
472 445 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.85% 24.29% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 221 243
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.31 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.20 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database 10g
England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 3 £305 -
Warwickshire -1 2 £350 -30.00%
Walsall - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Coventry - - - - 1
Oracle Database 10g
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) UNIX
4 12 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (40.00%) AIX
5 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (23.33%) Data Guard
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 4 (13.33%) HTML
10 4 (13.33%) Quality Management
10 4 (13.33%) Uniface
11 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (10.00%) Java
11 3 (10.00%) CSS
11 3 (10.00%) Retail
11 3 (10.00%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (10.00%) QMS
11 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
11 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (10.00%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.67%) OLTP
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.33%) ERwin
2 1 (3.33%) ProC
General
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) DBA
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (36.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Uniface Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) XML
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) POSIX
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) UNIX
2 12 (40.00%) AIX
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (10.00%) QMS
2 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Uniface
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) RPG
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) OCP
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) MOM
2 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) EMC
2 1 (3.33%) NetApp
2 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
West Midlands
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