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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 67 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 75 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.62% 1.94% 1.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.40% 8.05% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +21.36%
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
658 646 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.96% 24.12% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 408 318
Median daily rate £401 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 13
Median hourly rate £36.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £36.80 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Birmingham +15 24 £433 +23.78% 6
Solihull - 20 £442 - 2
Warwickshire +3 15 £370 -9.75%
Coventry -4 7 £400 +6.73% 2
Shropshire -37 2 £501 - 1
Staffordshire +13 1 £575 +81.12%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (38.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 41 (32.03%) SQL
4 40 (31.25%) WebLogic
4 40 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 39 (30.47%) Unix
6 38 (29.69%) SC Cleared
7 36 (28.13%) Linux
8 35 (27.34%) Windows
9 28 (21.88%) Web Services
10 27 (21.09%) Java
11 26 (20.31%) Oracle Database 10g
12 25 (19.53%) Oracle Database 12c
13 24 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (18.75%) PL/SQL
14 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
15 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
16 21 (16.41%) WebCenter
16 21 (16.41%) Oracle BPM
16 21 (16.41%) SOA
16 21 (16.41%) RDBMS
16 21 (16.41%) Oracle RAC
17 20 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
18 19 (14.84%) Oracle EBS
18 19 (14.84%) Middleware
19 18 (14.06%) C#
19 18 (14.06%) XML
20 17 (13.28%) Oracle EBS R12
20 17 (13.28%) Data Guard
21 16 (12.50%) ETL

Oracle Database
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 40 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 14 (10.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (3.13%) Liferay
7 3 (2.34%) JCAPS
7 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.56%) Apache
8 2 (1.56%) IIS
8 2 (1.56%) JBoss
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.78%) SAS
9 1 (0.78%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (14.84%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (13.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (9.38%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 4 (3.13%) SAN
3 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.34%) VLAN
4 2 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.56%) HTTP
4 2 (1.56%) LDAP
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.78%) LAN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (38.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 26 (20.31%) Oracle Database 10g
3 25 (19.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
5 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
6 21 (16.41%) RDBMS
7 14 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (10.16%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (10.16%) Oracle OWB
9 12 (9.38%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (7.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (7.03%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (6.25%) PowerCenter
12 6 (4.69%) Pentaho
13 5 (3.91%) OLAP
13 5 (3.91%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
14 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Eclipse
1 13 (10.16%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (10.16%) Toad
2 12 (9.38%) JDeveloper
3 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.25%) ClearQuest
4 8 (6.25%) JIRA
4 8 (6.25%) PVCS
5 7 (5.47%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.69%) JUnit
7 5 (3.91%) Ant
7 5 (3.91%) Maven
8 4 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 4 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.78%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (10.94%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.78%) Law
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (43.75%) Developer
2 40 (31.25%) DBA
3 33 (25.78%) Oracle DBA
4 27 (21.09%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (12.50%) Administrator
6 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared DBA
7 10 (7.81%) SOA Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 8 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Architect
10 7 (5.47%) COBOL Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Consultant
10 7 (5.47%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 7 (5.47%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Business Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Business Objects Developer
11 6 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 4 (3.13%) E-Business Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.88%) Web Services
2 21 (16.41%) WebCenter
3 20 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 19 (14.84%) Middleware
5 18 (14.06%) XML
6 16 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
7 11 (8.59%) .NET
8 9 (7.03%) WSDL
8 9 (7.03%) XSD
9 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.25%) HTML
9 8 (6.25%) JMX
10 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.69%) J2EE
10 6 (4.69%) JSP
10 6 (4.69%) Servlets
10 6 (4.69%) Spring
11 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.13%) Apache CXF
11 4 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.34%) Replication
3 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
3 1 (0.78%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.47%) Unix
2 36 (28.13%) Linux
3 35 (27.34%) Windows
4 10 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.03%) AIX
6 7 (5.47%) SUSE
7 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.56%) HPUX
8 2 (1.56%) Solaris
9 1 (0.78%) CentOS
9 1 (0.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (16.41%) SOA
3 16 (12.50%) ETL
4 14 (10.94%) BPEL
5 13 (10.16%) Database Tuning
6 11 (8.59%) Case Management
7 10 (7.81%) Data Management
7 10 (7.81%) Migration
8 9 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.03%) MVC
9 8 (6.25%) BPMN
9 8 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.47%) ITIL
11 6 (4.69%) Analytics
11 6 (4.69%) Content Management
11 6 (4.69%) Workflow
12 5 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.91%) Database Security
12 5 (3.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.03%) SQL
2 27 (21.09%) Java
3 24 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 18 (14.06%) C#
5 15 (11.72%) Shell Script
6 11 (8.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.25%) XPath
7 8 (6.25%) XQuery
8 7 (5.47%) C++
8 7 (5.47%) COBOL
9 6 (4.69%) VB
10 4 (3.13%) Korn
10 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.13%) VBScript
11 3 (2.34%) C
12 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.78%) Python
13 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.91%) Degree
5 4 (3.13%) OCP
5 4 (3.13%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (16.41%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.91%) NFS
3 3 (2.34%) Samba
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.78%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 17 (13.28%) Data Guard
2 9 (7.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.56%) Simpana
6 1 (0.78%) Ansible
6 1 (0.78%) Puppet
6 1 (0.78%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.25%) Informatica
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.47%) Micro Focus
5 6 (4.69%) Cognos
6 4 (3.13%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.13%) SAP
6 4 (3.13%) VMware
7 3 (2.34%) HP
7 3 (2.34%) IBM
7 3 (2.34%) Netezza
8 2 (1.56%) CommVault
8 2 (1.56%) NetApp
8 2 (1.56%) Sun
8 2 (1.56%) Veritas
9 1 (0.78%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.78%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.78%) Splunk
West Midlands
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + N/S
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £560 per day
Posted: 2 days ago