The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Consultant role 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Consultant
Rank 106 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 15 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
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£425 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £458 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £501 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2356 1909 2114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.18% 91.73% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 991 1053
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 134 141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.71 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £35.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Oracle Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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 -1 8 £425 -13.92%
Solihull - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Oracle Consultant
England

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Oracle Consultant in their job title 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 with Oracle Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle FAH
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (13.64%) Cash Management
8 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) Billing
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) SAP
8 3 (13.64%) SQL

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Oracle Consultant in their job title 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 with Oracle Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (4.55%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Toad
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
4 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Workflow
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
1 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (13.64%) Cash Management
2 2 (9.09%) Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.09%) E-business
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Retek
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft