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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Forms
Rank 111 100 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.63% 2.86% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£265 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +15.62%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
193 175 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.03% 8.90% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 95 107
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.57 £30.00 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Forms across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Oracle Forms Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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
Coventry - 4 £250 -
Staffordshire +2 1 - - 2
Birmingham -5 1 £280 +24.44%
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Oracle Forms
England

Oracle Forms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) WinForms
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (35.71%) Spring.NET
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (35.71%) AOP
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
5 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) WPF
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (21.43%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) InfoPath
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) WinForms
2 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (35.71%) Spring.NET
2 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
2 5 (35.71%) WPF
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) WF
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (35.71%) AOP
1 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Sybase
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Infragistics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects