The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 11g 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 11g over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 11g
Rank 93 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g 21 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.66% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.86% 2.97% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Average daily rate
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£340 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +0.65%
Oracle Database 11g
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
432 472 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.08% 22.41% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 285 260
Average daily rate £330 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £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 5 5 14
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £20.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.15 £37.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

Oracle Database 11g
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 11g across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 11g Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 11g
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 11g across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database 11g Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 11g
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Oracle Database 11g Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 11g
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 11g across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database 11g Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 11g
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 11g within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Birmingham +4 13 £371 +14.23% 4
Coventry -6 3 £250 -18.03%
Solihull +6 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
Oracle Database 11g
England

Oracle Database 11g
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 11g 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 11g.

1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (74.07%) PL/SQL
3 19 (70.37%) SQL
4 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (44.44%) Business Objects
6 11 (40.74%) Toad
6 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (37.04%) Data Mart
7 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (29.63%) Data Guard
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) UNIX
12 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
12 5 (18.52%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (18.52%) Solaris
12 5 (18.52%) Migration
12 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
12 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
13 4 (14.81%) OLTP
13 4 (14.81%) ETL
14 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

Oracle Database 11g
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 11g 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 11g. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (37.04%) Data Mart
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (14.81%) OLTP
7 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
8 2 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (7.41%) Essbase
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (7.41%) Base SAS
8 2 (7.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (7.41%) Big Data
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Toad
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (37.04%) DBA
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) LPAR
2 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) ETL
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Data Security
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) PL/SQL
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Data Guard
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 3 (11.11%) EMC
3 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Hyperion