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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 10g
Rank 114 96 103
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 6 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 2.58% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £275 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+67.50% -11.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
428 426 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.38% 21.42% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 244 253
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 14
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £21.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 2 - - 1
Coventry - 2 £289 -
Worcestershire - 1 £350 -
Birmingham - - - -
Oracle Database 10g
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (63.64%) Data Guard
4 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
6 5 (45.45%) UNIX
6 5 (45.45%) Solaris
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (45.45%) Migration
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (27.27%) EMC
8 3 (27.27%) NetApp
8 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
8 3 (27.27%) OLTP
8 3 (27.27%) Sun
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (27.27%) AIX
8 3 (27.27%) LPAR
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (45.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) ColdFusion
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (27.27%) OLTP
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (18.18%) Essbase
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Big Data
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle DBA
1 9 (81.82%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) LPAR
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Data Guard
2 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 3 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 2 (18.18%) Hyperion