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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 76 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 47 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.85% 1.48% 2.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.10% 7.25% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 16
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£390 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.38 £37.49 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+13.03% +0.64%
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
580 483 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.82% 20.46% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 295 169
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% -37.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.50 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.68 £37.80 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +13.04%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Warwickshire +11 11 £395 +12.85% 1
Coventry +12 8 £350 -12.50% 3
Birmingham -7 8 £413 +68.36% 1
Shropshire -5 6 £488 -0.51%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 99 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (31.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (27.27%) SQL
3 27 (27.27%) UNIX
4 26 (26.26%) XML
5 25 (25.25%) .NET
5 25 (25.25%) WebLogic
6 24 (24.24%) Java
7 23 (23.23%) C#
7 23 (23.23%) Finance
8 22 (22.22%) Web Services
9 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
11 19 (19.19%) Windows
12 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
12 17 (17.17%) Scrum
12 17 (17.17%) Pega
13 16 (16.16%) XSLT
14 15 (15.15%) PL/SQL
14 15 (15.15%) Migration
15 14 (14.14%) HTML
15 14 (14.14%) Linux
15 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
16 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
16 13 (13.13%) MVC
17 12 (12.12%) VB.NET
17 12 (12.12%) SOA
17 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
17 12 (12.12%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (25.25%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.09%) Documentum
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (5.05%) SAS
5 5 (5.05%) JBoss
5 5 (5.05%) Apache
6 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle BPEL
6 4 (4.04%) Confluence
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.01%) Open Workbench
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle TCA
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) SAN
1 1 (1.01%) DNS
1 1 (1.01%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (2.02%) DB2
10 2 (2.02%) DataStage
10 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (2.02%) Big Data
10 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Subversion
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.06%) JIRA
4 5 (5.05%) Hudson
4 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.05%) Maven
5 4 (4.04%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.01%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.01%) Flyway
8 1 (1.01%) FishEye
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.01%) JMeter
8 1 (1.01%) Toad
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.03%) Billing
3 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (39.39%) Developer
2 34 (34.34%) Architect
3 13 (13.13%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Consultant
5 10 (10.10%) DBA
5 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.07%) COBOL Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Technical Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Project Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Requirements Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Platform Architect
11 4 (4.04%) Oracle HR Consultant
11 4 (4.04%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) XML
2 25 (25.25%) .NET
3 22 (22.22%) Web Services
4 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (16.16%) XSLT
6 14 (14.14%) HTML
6 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
7 12 (12.12%) Ajax
7 12 (12.12%) jQuery
8 7 (7.07%) J2EE
9 6 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.05%) Silverlight
10 5 (5.05%) Middleware
11 4 (4.04%) CSS
11 4 (4.04%) XSD
11 4 (4.04%) RESTful
12 2 (2.02%) WSDL
12 2 (2.02%) XSL
12 2 (2.02%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) UNIX
2 19 (19.19%) Windows
3 14 (14.14%) Linux
4 8 (8.08%) Solaris
4 8 (8.08%) AIX
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.03%) SUSE
7 2 (2.02%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.17%) Scrum
3 15 (15.15%) Migration
4 13 (13.13%) MVC
5 12 (12.12%) SOA
5 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (11.11%) Web Development
6 11 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.11%) SDLC
7 9 (9.09%) ETL
8 7 (7.07%) RUP
9 6 (6.06%) Workflow
9 6 (6.06%) Open Source
9 6 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.05%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.05%) TDD
10 5 (5.05%) OO
10 5 (5.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.27%) SQL
2 24 (24.24%) Java
3 23 (23.23%) C#
4 15 (15.15%) PL/SQL
5 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.08%) COBOL
8 6 (6.06%) Perl
9 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 4 (4.04%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (17.17%) Pega
3 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.06%) Micro Focus
5 5 (5.05%) Informatica
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.05%) HP
6 4 (4.04%) BEA
6 4 (4.04%) Talend
7 3 (3.03%) Netezza
7 3 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.03%) Ab Initio
7 3 (3.03%) IBM
8 2 (2.02%) SAP
8 2 (2.02%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.01%) Sage
9 1 (1.01%) ESRI
9 1 (1.01%) FatWire
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: £120 - £180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Montash
Rate: £120 - £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Posted: 19 days ago