The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Forms 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 Forms over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Forms
Rank 107 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.98% 3.53% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
+41.89% -
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
184 170 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.74% 9.28% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 85 91
Average daily rate £300 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £491 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Oracle Forms
England

Oracle Forms
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Oracle Forms Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Forms
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 Forms across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Forms Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Forms
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 Forms across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Forms Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Forms
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 Forms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 3 - - 1
Solihull - 3 £305 -
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Oracle Forms
England

Oracle Forms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Forms 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 Forms.

1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle Database
3 16 (72.73%) UNIX
4 12 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (45.45%) AIX
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) C
8 4 (18.18%) C#
8 4 (18.18%) C++
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 4 (18.18%) ProC
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) XSLT
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
10 2 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 2 (9.09%) AOP
10 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
10 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Forms 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 Forms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle Database
2 12 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) ProC
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Designer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) C++ Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) XSLT
3 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
3 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
3 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) AIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
1 2 (9.09%) TDD
1 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
1 2 (9.09%) AOP
1 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (9.09%) BPMN
1 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL
1 2 (9.09%) UML
1 2 (9.09%) RAD
1 2 (9.09%) RUP
1 2 (9.09%) DSDM
1 2 (9.09%) Service Management
1 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (4.55%) BCP
2 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.55%) MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Validation
2 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) C++
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
1 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Sybase
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft