The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Developer
Rank 100 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 20 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.14% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.15% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £317 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
Oracle Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2338 1953 2136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.29% 92.56% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1051 1066
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 143 158
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Oracle Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
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 Developer across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Oracle Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
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 Developer across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
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 Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +10 14 £328 -22.94%
Solihull - 1 £325 -
West Bromwich - - - -
Oracle Developer
England

Oracle Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Oracle Developer in their job title 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 with Oracle Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
4 12 (46.15%) Business Objects
4 12 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (42.31%) Data Mart
6 10 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Finance
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
7 9 (34.62%) Toad
8 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) BPEL
9 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) WebCenter
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
10 3 (11.54%) ETL
11 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 2 (7.69%) XML
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Oracle Developer in their job title 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 with Oracle Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (42.31%) Data Mart
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (3.85%) DB2
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Toad
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.85%) ERwin
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
1 4 (15.38%) WebCenter
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) DTV
1 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) BPEL
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Data Security
7 1 (3.85%) Security Management
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PL/SQL
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards