The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
England / West Midlands
Rank 27 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 131 283 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.42% 11.11% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 12.25% 23.14% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 147 115
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -5.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1069 1223 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.21% 48.00% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 625 590
Median daily rate £400 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £550 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 31 102
Median hourly rate £16.99 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.79 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £23.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle
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 across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle
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 across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +9 53 £425 +32.81% 4
Birmingham -16 29 £425 +21.42% 5
Shropshire -5 18 £438 -6.91% 7
Staffordshire -6 7 £480 +6.66% 3
Coventry -25 6 £401 +5.04% 3
Worcestershire -4 2 £375 -16.66% 2
Solihull -13 2 - -
Walsall - 2 £400 -
Smethwick - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 176 (51.31%) SQL
2 91 (26.53%) Unix
3 87 (25.36%) Java
4 71 (20.70%) PL/SQL
5 59 (17.20%) Finance
6 57 (16.62%) Migration
6 57 (16.62%) Linux
7 55 (16.03%) Oracle Database
8 50 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (12.24%) Windows
11 40 (11.66%) XML
11 40 (11.66%) SQL Server
12 37 (10.79%) WebLogic
13 36 (10.50%) Microsoft
14 33 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
15 32 (9.33%) Shell Script
15 32 (9.33%) Informatica
15 32 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (9.33%) SAP
15 32 (9.33%) Relational Database
16 31 (9.04%) J2EE
17 29 (8.45%) IBM
18 28 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
18 28 (8.16%) webMethods
18 28 (8.16%) Project Management
19 25 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (7.00%) Oracle Applications
20 24 (7.00%) Change Management
20 24 (7.00%) ITIL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (10.79%) WebLogic
2 19 (5.54%) JBoss
3 18 (5.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 14 (4.08%) Apache
5 13 (3.79%) Oracle Application Server
6 12 (3.50%) Confluence
6 12 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (3.50%) Tomcat
7 11 (3.21%) IIS
7 11 (3.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.17%) Documentum
9 4 (1.17%) Drupal
9 4 (1.17%) SAS
10 3 (0.87%) Liferay
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 2 (0.58%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.92%) MS Office
3 9 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (7.00%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (5.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (3.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (3.50%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (2.33%) Maximo
7 7 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (1.75%) SAP HCM
9 5 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle ASCP
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.87%) assyst
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle HRMS
11 3 (0.87%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.87%) IaaS
4 3 (0.87%) Office 365
4 3 (0.87%) PaaS
4 3 (0.87%) SaaS
5 2 (0.58%) Boomi
5 2 (0.58%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.58%) Taleo
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.79%) HTTP
2 12 (3.50%) Firewall
3 10 (2.92%) Network Security
3 10 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.62%) OSPF
5 7 (2.04%) WAN
6 6 (1.75%) BGP
6 6 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.46%) SAN
8 3 (0.87%) SNMP
9 2 (0.58%) Skype
10 1 (0.29%) DMZ
10 1 (0.29%) DNS
10 1 (0.29%) Internet
10 1 (0.29%) LAN
10 1 (0.29%) SSH
10 1 (0.29%) SSL
10 1 (0.29%) VLAN
10 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.03%) Oracle Database
2 40 (11.66%) SQL Server
3 32 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 28 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
5 24 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (5.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 14 (4.08%) MySQL
8 14 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (3.50%) Hadoop
9 12 (3.50%) IBM InfoSphere
10 10 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.33%) DB2
11 8 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (3.79%) JIRA
3 11 (3.21%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.92%) CA Gen
5 8 (2.33%) HP UFT
6 7 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.04%) Toad
7 5 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (1.46%) PVCS
7 5 (1.46%) Subversion
8 4 (1.17%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (1.17%) ERwin
8 4 (1.17%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.17%) Selenium
8 4 (1.17%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.87%) JUnit
10 2 (0.58%) Log4j
10 2 (0.58%) Maven
10 2 (0.58%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 59 (17.20%) Finance
2 12 (3.50%) Banking
3 11 (3.21%) Retail
4 9 (2.62%) Back Office
5 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.75%) Marketing
7 4 (1.17%) Electronics
8 3 (0.87%) Advertising
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 96 (27.99%) Developer
2 58 (16.91%) Analyst
3 38 (11.08%) Architect
4 32 (9.33%) Consultant
5 28 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 24 (7.00%) Oracle Developer
7 17 (4.96%) Test Analyst
8 16 (4.66%) Oracle Consultant
8 16 (4.66%) SQL Developer
9 15 (4.37%) DBA
9 15 (4.37%) Oracle Project Manager
10 14 (4.08%) COBOL Developer
11 13 (3.79%) Oracle DBA
12 12 (3.50%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.21%) Business Analyst
13 11 (3.21%) Java Developer
13 11 (3.21%) Oracle Analyst
13 11 (3.21%) PL/SQL Developer
13 11 (3.21%) webMethods Developer
14 10 (2.92%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.66%) XML
2 31 (9.04%) J2EE
3 17 (4.96%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (4.96%) Web Services
4 12 (3.50%) SOAP
5 11 (3.21%) .NET
6 9 (2.62%) EDIFACT
6 9 (2.62%) SAML
7 8 (2.33%) XSD
8 7 (2.04%) REST
8 7 (2.04%) Spring
9 6 (1.75%) Java EE
10 5 (1.46%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.46%) HTML
10 5 (1.46%) JSON
10 5 (1.46%) Middleware
10 5 (1.46%) XSLT
11 4 (1.17%) CSS
11 4 (1.17%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.17%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.71%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.33%) NHS
5 5 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.17%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.87%) DataPower
7 3 (0.87%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.58%) CMDB
8 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.29%) PMI
9 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 91 (26.53%) Unix
2 57 (16.62%) Linux
3 42 (12.24%) Windows
4 14 (4.08%) AIX
5 12 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.46%) Solaris
7 4 (1.17%) HPUX
7 4 (1.17%) SUSE
8 3 (0.87%) VME
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (16.62%) Migration
2 50 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (8.16%) Project Management
5 25 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (7.00%) Change Management
6 24 (7.00%) ERP
6 24 (7.00%) ITIL
6 24 (7.00%) Test Strategy
7 23 (6.71%) Waterfall
8 22 (6.41%) Customer Requirements
8 22 (6.41%) ETL
8 22 (6.41%) Scrum
9 21 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (5.83%) Analytics
11 19 (5.54%) Data Migration
11 19 (5.54%) OO
12 18 (5.25%) Workflow
13 17 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (4.66%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (51.31%) SQL
2 87 (25.36%) Java
3 71 (20.70%) PL/SQL
4 32 (9.33%) Shell Script
5 19 (5.54%) COBOL
6 18 (5.25%) C#
7 14 (4.08%) Perl
8 7 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.04%) Python
9 5 (1.46%) C
10 4 (1.17%) R
11 3 (0.87%) ABAP
11 3 (0.87%) PHP
11 3 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.29%) Korn
13 1 (0.29%) Prolog
13 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.83%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.54%) Degree
4 8 (2.33%) ISEB
5 6 (1.75%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.87%) OCP
7 3 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CCIE
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) Basel II
3 2 (0.58%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) GPG13
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.58%) Docker
5 2 (0.58%) HDFS
5 2 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (2.62%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (2.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 7 (2.04%) Netcool
4 6 (1.75%) Puppet
5 4 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (1.17%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.17%) Terraform
5 4 (1.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.58%) logstash
7 1 (0.29%) Ansible
7 1 (0.29%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.29%) Control-M
7 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.29%) Kibana
7 1 (0.29%) OpenView
7 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.33%) Informatica
2 32 (9.33%) SAP
3 29 (8.45%) IBM
4 28 (8.16%) webMethods
5 18 (5.25%) Pega
6 17 (4.96%) Teradata
7 14 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 13 (3.79%) Cisco
9 9 (2.62%) Aruba
9 9 (2.62%) Fortinet
9 9 (2.62%) Micro Focus
9 9 (2.62%) VMware
10 8 (2.33%) BEA
11 7 (2.04%) HP
12 6 (1.75%) BMC
12 6 (1.75%) Dell
12 6 (1.75%) JDA
12 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.75%) Tableau
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