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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 58 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 49 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.27% 3.36% 2.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.22% 14.86% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 17
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£388 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £222 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -13.78%
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
401 471 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.57% 22.60% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 270 228
Average daily rate £363 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 15
Average hourly rate £31.10 £27.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £17.18 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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
Shropshire -10 16 £438 +9.37%
Warwickshire +3 9 £375 -20.88% 2
Coventry +8 7 £325 +12.06% 2
Birmingham -13 7 £333 +10.83% 4
Solihull +4 1 - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 93 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (41.94%) SQL
3 36 (38.71%) UNIX
4 31 (33.33%) Linux
4 31 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 31 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 29 (31.18%) PL/SQL
6 27 (29.03%) Windows
7 26 (27.96%) Java
8 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 23 (24.73%) Solaris
9 23 (24.73%) Finance
10 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (20.43%) Apache
12 17 (18.28%) Tomcat
12 17 (18.28%) Perl
13 16 (17.20%) AIX
13 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (16.13%) JBoss
14 15 (16.13%) J2EE
15 14 (15.05%) Migration
15 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
16 13 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (13.98%) Puppet
16 13 (13.98%) RabbitMQ
16 13 (13.98%) Hudson
16 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
16 13 (13.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 13 (13.98%) Subversion
16 13 (13.98%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 19 (20.43%) Apache
3 17 (18.28%) Tomcat
4 15 (16.13%) JBoss
5 11 (11.83%) Confluence
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.08%) Documentum
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.30%) Agresso
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (2.15%) e-Work
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle TCA
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) SAN
1 1 (1.08%) LAN
1 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.45%) Data Mart
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (2.15%) OLTP
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.15%) Big Data
10 1 (1.08%) QlikView
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.08%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Hudson
1 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
1 13 (13.98%) Subversion
1 13 (13.98%) Maven
2 12 (12.90%) JIRA
3 8 (8.60%) Toad
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.15%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.15%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.08%) JMeter
6 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Developer
2 23 (24.73%) DBA
2 23 (24.73%) Architect
3 19 (20.43%) Oracle DBA
4 13 (13.98%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Platform Architect
6 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Consultant
11 3 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.23%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Administrator
12 2 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) J2EE
2 13 (13.98%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (11.83%) XML
4 9 (9.68%) .NET
5 8 (8.60%) XSLT
6 7 (7.53%) Web Services
7 6 (6.45%) HTML
7 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (5.38%) jQuery
8 5 (5.38%) Ajax
8 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.38%) Middleware
9 2 (2.15%) JSP
9 2 (2.15%) Servlets
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Streams
9 2 (2.15%) WebCenter
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle ADF
10 1 (1.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Open Source
3 6 (6.45%) IVR
4 4 (4.30%) Replication
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.71%) UNIX
2 31 (33.33%) Linux
3 27 (29.03%) Windows
4 23 (24.73%) Solaris
5 16 (17.20%) AIX
6 13 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) Migration
3 11 (11.83%) DevOps
4 9 (9.68%) Data Migration
4 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.45%) Scrum
7 5 (5.38%) Web Development
7 5 (5.38%) MVC
7 5 (5.38%) ITIL
8 4 (4.30%) SOA
8 4 (4.30%) Data Mapping
8 4 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.30%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.23%) Logistics
9 3 (3.23%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.94%) SQL
2 29 (31.18%) PL/SQL
3 26 (27.96%) Java
4 17 (18.28%) Perl
5 8 (8.60%) C#
6 7 (7.53%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.30%) COBOL
9 2 (2.15%) C
9 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) Degree
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.23%) OCP
6 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.60%) Squid
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) Puppet
2 9 (9.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Business Objects
2 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
2 11 (11.83%) BEA
3 6 (6.45%) Sun
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.23%) Pega
4 3 (3.23%) HP
5 2 (2.15%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Informatica
5 2 (2.15%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.15%) ICL
6 1 (1.08%) Talend
6 1 (1.08%) ESRI
6 1 (1.08%) Siebel
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