The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 11g
Rank 109 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g 9 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.44% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 1.80% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate £325 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £335 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 11g
England

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
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 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 -
Walsall - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Coventry - - - - 2
Oracle Database 11g
England

Oracle Database 11g
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 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 23 (56.10%) PL/SQL
3 23 (56.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (46.34%) UNIX
5 15 (36.59%) Data Modelling
6 14 (34.15%) ETL
6 14 (34.15%) OLAP
6 14 (34.15%) RDBMS
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle OLAP
6 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
7 13 (31.71%) Informatica
8 12 (29.27%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (29.27%) AIX
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (19.51%) Degree
10 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
10 8 (19.51%) PowerExchange
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (17.07%) Data Guard
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (14.63%) Linux
13 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (9.76%) Retail
14 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
14 4 (9.76%) Windows
15 3 (7.32%) Migration
15 3 (7.32%) Shell Script

Oracle Database 11g
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 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 8 (19.51%) PowerExchange
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (56.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (34.15%) OLAP
3 14 (34.15%) RDBMS
3 14 (34.15%) Oracle OLAP
3 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (4.88%) OLTP
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.44%) Essbase
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.44%) ERwin
2 1 (2.44%) ProC
2 1 (2.44%) Toad
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) FishEye
General
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle DBA
2 13 (31.71%) DBA
3 10 (24.39%) Informatica Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) ETL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Informatica Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Database Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Java EE
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) POSIX
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) UNIX
2 12 (29.27%) AIX
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Data Modelling
2 14 (34.15%) ETL
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Database Tuning
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Database Security
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) ERP
7 1 (2.44%) Data Management
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) SQL
2 23 (56.10%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) OCP
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) MOM
2 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Informatica
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) NetApp
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Sun
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
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