The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 12c skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database 12c
England / West Midlands
Rank 119 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 1 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.61% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 2.53% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 3
Median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -

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
419 592 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.76% 24.26% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 351 251
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £32.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Oracle Database 12c
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 12c as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 12c Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 12c
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 12c across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database 12c Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 12c
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (10.00%) Market Research
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (10.00%) HPUX
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris

Oracle Database 12c
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (30.00%) DBA
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) AIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (10.00%) Market Research
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) People Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat