The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 56 95 59
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -36
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 61 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.64% 0.97% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.36% 5.26% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 9 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £33.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+68.93% -11.40%
Oracle Database
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
537 437 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.23% 18.42% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 267 192
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 7
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -37.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £15.25 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £36.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
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 across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
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 across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Database
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 11 £406 +65.81% 7
Warwickshire - 11 £400 - 1
Coventry +7 8 £304 +21.50% 1
Shropshire - 6 £463 -
Solihull - 3 £375 - 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (35.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (31.30%) Web Services
4 32 (27.83%) XML
5 30 (26.09%) C#
5 30 (26.09%) Java
6 28 (24.35%) SQL
7 26 (22.61%) UNIX
8 24 (20.87%) WebLogic
9 21 (18.26%) .NET
10 20 (17.39%) Pega
11 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (16.52%) Finance
11 19 (16.52%) COBOL
12 18 (15.65%) Linux
12 18 (15.65%) Micro Focus
13 17 (14.78%) Migration
13 17 (14.78%) Visual Studio
13 17 (14.78%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (13.04%) Windows
14 15 (13.04%) PL/SQL
14 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
15 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
15 14 (12.17%) ETL
15 14 (12.17%) Eclipse
15 14 (12.17%) Dreamweaver
15 14 (12.17%) SUSE
16 13 (11.30%) Scrum
16 13 (11.30%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (20.87%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.70%) Documentum
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.35%) SAS
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle BPEL
8 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.87%) Confluence
9 1 (0.87%) JBoss
9 1 (0.87%) Apache
9 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Office
2 3 (2.61%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.87%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle HRMS
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (6.09%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (6.09%) Oracle TCA
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.43%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.57%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (6.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (6.09%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (6.09%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (5.22%) DataStage
8 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.61%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.74%) Big Data
11 2 (1.74%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) Visual Studio
2 14 (12.17%) Eclipse
2 14 (12.17%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (7.83%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (6.96%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (5.22%) Subversion
6 3 (2.61%) JIRA
7 2 (1.74%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.87%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.87%) JMeter
8 1 (0.87%) Toad
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.87%) Maven
8 1 (0.87%) Hudson
8 1 (0.87%) FishEye
8 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.87%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.87%) Flyway
General
1 19 (16.52%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) General Ledger
3 4 (3.48%) Billing
4 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (48.70%) Developer
2 36 (31.30%) Architect
3 21 (18.26%) Oracle Developer
4 19 (16.52%) COBOL Developer
5 12 (10.43%) Consultant
6 11 (9.57%) DBA
7 10 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (7.83%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Technical Architect
9 7 (6.09%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (5.22%) Requirements Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) Project Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) Oracle HR Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
12 3 (2.61%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.30%) Web Services
2 32 (27.83%) XML
3 21 (18.26%) .NET
4 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
5 12 (10.43%) XSLT
6 11 (9.57%) HTML
6 11 (9.57%) .NET Framework
7 8 (6.96%) Ajax
7 8 (6.96%) jQuery
8 7 (6.09%) EJB
8 7 (6.09%) JSP
8 7 (6.09%) Servlets
9 5 (4.35%) CSS
9 5 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (4.35%) Middleware
9 5 (4.35%) JSTL
9 5 (4.35%) Silverlight
10 4 (3.48%) RESTful
10 4 (3.48%) XSD
11 3 (2.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Data Integration
1 9 (7.83%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.74%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) Clustering
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.61%) UNIX
2 18 (15.65%) Linux
3 15 (13.04%) Windows
4 14 (12.17%) SUSE
5 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.87%) AIX
5 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.78%) Migration
2 17 (14.78%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (12.17%) ETL
4 13 (11.30%) Data Modelling
4 13 (11.30%) Scrum
5 12 (10.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (9.57%) SOA
7 10 (8.70%) MVC
8 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.96%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.09%) Web Development
10 7 (6.09%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.09%) SDLC
11 6 (5.22%) Information Management
11 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.22%) Workflow
11 6 (5.22%) TDD
11 6 (5.22%) RUP
12 5 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.09%) C#
1 30 (26.09%) Java
2 28 (24.35%) SQL
3 19 (16.52%) COBOL
4 15 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.09%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 115 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (17.39%) Pega
3 18 (15.65%) Micro Focus
4 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.96%) Talend
6 7 (6.09%) IBM
7 5 (4.35%) Informatica
8 3 (2.61%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.61%) HP
8 3 (2.61%) Ab Initio
8 3 (2.61%) Netezza
9 2 (1.74%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.87%) BEA
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.87%) Sage
10 1 (0.87%) FatWire
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adroit People Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Solihull
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago