The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle OWB 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 OWB 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 Database & Business Intelligence 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 Warehouse Builder (OWB)
Rank 112 103 105
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle OWB 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £256 £225
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
422 442 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.55% 22.47% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 237 254
Average daily rate £315 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.83% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £23.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £42.20 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle OWB
England

Oracle OWB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle OWB across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle OWB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle OWB
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 OWB across the West Midlands region.

Oracle OWB Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle OWB
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 OWB 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 OWB.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Documentum
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Trillium
4 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) DataStage
4 2 (28.57%) QualityStage
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) Talend

Oracle OWB
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 OWB 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 OWB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DataStage
1 2 (28.57%) QualityStage
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) OBIEE Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Trillium
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
2 2 (28.57%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) Pega
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint