The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 132 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.042% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £378
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Oracle Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
648 432 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.44% 18.05% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 263 203
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £219 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 33
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £20.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
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 Certification across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
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 Certification across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 9 £410 - 1
Birmingham -4 8 £465 -
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification.

1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (90.91%) WebLogic
2 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 19 (86.36%) Unix
3 19 (86.36%) Windows
4 18 (81.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (54.55%) ClearQuest
5 12 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) JIRA
5 12 (54.55%) Defect Tracking
6 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 11 (50.00%) Artifactory
6 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (50.00%) Apache CXF
6 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (50.00%) Spring
6 11 (50.00%) Maven
6 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (50.00%) Ant
6 11 (50.00%) JUnit
6 11 (50.00%) Java
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
6 11 (50.00%) Toad
6 11 (50.00%) UML
6 11 (50.00%) OOP

Oracle Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (90.91%) WebLogic
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle 11i
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle Discoverer
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) ClearQuest
1 12 (54.55%) JIRA
2 11 (50.00%) Ant
2 11 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) JUnit
2 11 (50.00%) Maven
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (50.00%) Toad
3 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) DBA
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared DBA
4 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
7 2 (9.09%) ETL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Designer
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Apache CXF
1 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (50.00%) Spring
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) J2EE
2 10 (45.45%) JSP
2 10 (45.45%) Servlets
2 10 (45.45%) Struts
2 10 (45.45%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Unix
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Defect Tracking
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) OOP
2 11 (50.00%) UML
3 10 (45.45%) Database Tuning
3 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) ITSM
4 8 (36.36%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Presales
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 8 (36.36%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
1 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) OCP
2 10 (45.45%) OCPJP
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle