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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 91 88 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 31 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.68% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.95% 6.75% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 29
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.13 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+2.23% -17.63%

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
446 652 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.52% 24.91% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 382 281
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 13
Median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire +18 21 £431 +5.18%
Birmingham -7 3 £350 -6.66%
Shropshire - 2 - - 3
Staffordshire -3 1 - -
Coventry -6 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £375 - 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (54.39%) Linux
3 23 (40.35%) Unix
3 23 (40.35%) SQL
3 23 (40.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (29.82%) Java
4 17 (29.82%) Windows
4 17 (29.82%) PL/SQL
5 16 (28.07%) Migration
6 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
6 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (24.56%) Relational Database
7 13 (22.81%) Oracle Application Server
8 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 9 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (15.79%) HTTP
9 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 9 (15.79%) SAML
9 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 9 (15.79%) JBoss
9 9 (15.79%) Change Management
10 8 (14.04%) Maximo
10 8 (14.04%) Apache
10 8 (14.04%) IIS

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 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (15.79%) JBoss
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (14.04%) Apache
4 8 (14.04%) IIS
5 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Maximo
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.75%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
1 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) DMZ
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (24.56%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.51%) DB2
7 2 (3.51%) Informix
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.75%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.75%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) DBA
3 10 (17.54%) Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (12.28%) Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) SQL Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Maximo Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Maximo Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Monitoring Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) SAML
2 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 5 (8.77%) XML
4 3 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (3.51%) .NET
5 2 (3.51%) Java EE
5 2 (3.51%) JDBC
5 2 (3.51%) JMS
5 2 (3.51%) Middleware
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (3.51%) RESTful
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
5 2 (3.51%) Spring
5 2 (3.51%) WebCenter
5 2 (3.51%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.51%) XSLT
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Linux
2 23 (40.35%) Unix
3 17 (29.82%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.53%) AIX
6 3 (5.26%) SUSE
7 1 (1.75%) HPUX
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Migration
2 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.79%) Change Management
3 9 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Presales
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.02%) Database Tuning
6 4 (7.02%) High Availability
6 4 (7.02%) Project Management
6 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.26%) SDLC
7 3 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) PL/SQL
3 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.26%) C#
4 3 (5.26%) COBOL
5 2 (3.51%) XQuery
6 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) OCP
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 7 (12.28%) Netcool
4 4 (7.02%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (7.02%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Informatica
2 5 (8.77%) Teradata
3 4 (7.02%) BMC
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Cognos
5 2 (3.51%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.75%) Progress
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat