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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 20 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 190 208 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.91% 8.14% 8.48%
As % of the Vendors category 15.20% 17.95% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 96 115
Median daily rate £394 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £313 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Oracle
England

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
1250 1159 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.47% 45.36% 48.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 564 578
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 53 108
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £10.22 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.15 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 46 £363 -27.50% 6
Shropshire -4 43 £450 -2.70% 3
Birmingham -19 34 £378 -9.73% 5
Solihull +9 12 - -
Coventry -14 12 £450 +10.76% 6
Staffordshire -2 7 £525 +20.00% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £400 - 1
Herefordshire +17 1 £225 -30.76%
Kingswinford +3 1 £310 -24.84%
Walsall 0 1 £425 +12.58% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £240 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 243 (54.36%) SQL
2 128 (28.64%) Java
3 111 (24.83%) Unix
4 101 (22.60%) PL/SQL
5 91 (20.36%) Finance
6 80 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (17.67%) SQL Server
8 67 (14.99%) WebLogic
9 66 (14.77%) Oracle EBS
10 62 (13.87%) Oracle Database
11 59 (13.20%) XML
12 58 (12.98%) Migration
13 57 (12.75%) Linux
14 55 (12.30%) Windows
15 54 (12.08%) Microsoft
16 49 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (10.51%) Shell Script
18 45 (10.07%) JIRA
19 44 (9.84%) Web Services
19 44 (9.84%) Oracle EBS R12
20 40 (8.95%) J2EE
21 39 (8.72%) Confluence
22 37 (8.28%) Informatica
23 36 (8.05%) IBM
23 36 (8.05%) ETL
23 36 (8.05%) webMethods
23 36 (8.05%) Security Cleared
24 35 (7.83%) Waterfall
24 35 (7.83%) JBoss
25 34 (7.61%) Oracle Reports

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 67 (14.99%) WebLogic
2 39 (8.72%) Confluence
3 35 (7.83%) JBoss
4 30 (6.71%) Tomcat
5 22 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
6 21 (4.70%) WebSphere
7 20 (4.47%) WebLogic Portal
8 18 (4.03%) Apache
9 15 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (2.91%) IIS
11 12 (2.68%) Oracle Application Server
12 11 (2.46%) SAS
13 6 (1.34%) Documentum
13 6 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 4 (0.89%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.89%) Drupal
14 4 (0.89%) Oracle Self-Service HR
15 3 (0.67%) Liferay
15 3 (0.67%) Oracle BPEL
15 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.91%) MS Office
3 10 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.89%) SPSS
5 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) GIMP
6 1 (0.22%) HipChat
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 66 (14.77%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (9.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (7.38%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (6.26%) Oracle Payables
5 19 (4.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 16 (3.58%) Oracle Receivables
7 14 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (2.68%) Oracle Assets
8 12 (2.68%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
10 7 (1.57%) Primavera
11 6 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (1.34%) Oracle iProcurement
11 6 (1.34%) Oracle Payroll
11 6 (1.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (1.34%) SAP HCM
12 5 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (0.89%) Oracle ASCP
14 3 (0.67%) assyst
14 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.89%) GitHub
5 2 (0.45%) Office 365
5 2 (0.45%) Taleo
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.68%) Firewall
2 10 (2.24%) Network Security
3 9 (2.01%) SSL
4 8 (1.79%) HTTP
5 7 (1.57%) OSPF
6 6 (1.34%) SAN
6 6 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.12%) VLAN
7 5 (1.12%) WAN
8 4 (0.89%) BGP
8 4 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.67%) LDAP
9 3 (0.67%) SNMP
10 2 (0.45%) DNS
10 2 (0.45%) Internet
10 2 (0.45%) SSH
11 1 (0.22%) DMZ
11 1 (0.22%) MPLS
11 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (17.67%) SQL Server
2 62 (13.87%) Oracle Database
3 34 (7.61%) Oracle Reports
4 33 (7.38%) Relational Database
5 32 (7.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (4.92%) DB2
8 21 (4.70%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (4.47%) MySQL
10 19 (4.25%) Oracle BI EE
10 19 (4.25%) Oracle Discoverer
11 18 (4.03%) Hadoop
12 17 (3.80%) IBM InfoSphere
13 15 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (2.46%) Oracle OWB
15 11 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (2.24%) MongoDB
16 10 (2.24%) RDBMS
17 9 (2.01%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (10.07%) JIRA
2 23 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (4.25%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.25%) Log4j
4 16 (3.58%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.13%) CA Gen
6 13 (2.91%) Maven
6 13 (2.91%) Toad
7 12 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (2.46%) ClearQuest
9 10 (2.24%) Selenium
10 9 (2.01%) HP UFT
10 9 (2.01%) JUnit
10 9 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
10 9 (2.01%) SoapUI
10 9 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (1.79%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.79%) FishEye
11 8 (1.79%) GoCD
General
1 91 (20.36%) Finance
2 24 (5.37%) Back Office
3 22 (4.92%) Banking
4 10 (2.24%) Retail
5 9 (2.01%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.12%) Marketing
7 4 (0.89%) Advertising
8 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (28.64%) Developer
2 69 (15.44%) Analyst
3 68 (15.21%) Consultant
4 54 (12.08%) Architect
5 51 (11.41%) Oracle Developer
6 34 (7.61%) Oracle Consultant
7 32 (7.16%) SQL Developer
8 26 (5.82%) Test Analyst
9 25 (5.59%) DBA
10 24 (5.37%) Project Manager
11 22 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
12 20 (4.47%) PL/SQL Developer
13 18 (4.03%) Data Analyst
13 18 (4.03%) Java Developer
14 17 (3.80%) .NET Developer
15 16 (3.58%) Technical Consultant
16 15 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (3.36%) C# Developer
17 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
18 13 (2.91%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (13.20%) XML
2 44 (9.84%) Web Services
3 40 (8.95%) J2EE
4 31 (6.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 30 (6.71%) .NET
6 29 (6.49%) HTML
7 25 (5.59%) Java EE
8 23 (5.15%) CSS
8 23 (5.15%) JMS
9 21 (4.70%) JSP
10 16 (3.58%) .NET Framework
11 15 (3.36%) Spring
12 12 (2.68%) SOAP
13 9 (2.01%) EDIFACT
14 8 (1.79%) Hibernate
14 8 (1.79%) Oracle ADF
15 7 (1.57%) JDBC
15 7 (1.57%) Middleware
15 7 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (1.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.36%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.24%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.57%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.57%) Statistics
6 5 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.89%) NHS
8 3 (0.67%) Clustering
8 3 (0.67%) CMDB
8 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.45%) Replication
9 2 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 111 (24.83%) Unix
2 57 (12.75%) Linux
3 55 (12.30%) Windows
4 21 (4.70%) AIX
5 9 (2.01%) Solaris
6 8 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.79%) VME
6 8 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.12%) HPUX
7 5 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) SUSE
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (12.98%) Migration
3 49 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (8.05%) ETL
5 35 (7.83%) Waterfall
6 34 (7.61%) Data Migration
7 31 (6.94%) Test Strategy
8 26 (5.82%) Process Improvement
8 26 (5.82%) Web Development
9 25 (5.59%) ERP
9 25 (5.59%) ITIL
9 25 (5.59%) Scrum
10 24 (5.37%) OO
10 24 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (5.37%) TDD
11 23 (5.15%) Project Management
11 23 (5.15%) Service Management
11 23 (5.15%) Workflow
12 22 (4.92%) RUP
13 21 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (54.36%) SQL
2 128 (28.64%) Java
3 101 (22.60%) PL/SQL
4 47 (10.51%) Shell Script
5 25 (5.59%) C#
6 18 (4.03%) COBOL
6 18 (4.03%) JavaScript
7 15 (3.36%) Perl
8 8 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.57%) PHP
10 6 (1.34%) C
11 5 (1.12%) Python
12 4 (0.89%) Korn
12 4 (0.89%) R
12 4 (0.89%) VB
13 3 (0.67%) ABAP
13 3 (0.67%) C++
13 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 36 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.04%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.36%) ISEB
4 14 (3.13%) Degree
5 13 (2.91%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.12%) OCP
10 3 (0.67%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.45%) SAS Certification
12 1 (0.22%) CCIE
12 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.22%) HND
12 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.12%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) SLA
3 4 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) GPG13
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 18 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.89%) HDFS
4 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.67%) Docker
4 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.22%) Postfix
6 1 (0.22%) Squid
6 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
6 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (4.70%) Puppet
2 13 (2.91%) Terraform
3 7 (1.57%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (1.12%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.67%) Ansible
7 2 (0.45%) Control-M
7 2 (0.45%) Grafana
7 2 (0.45%) Graphite
7 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.22%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.22%) Consul
8 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.22%) Rancher
8 1 (0.22%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 54 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.28%) Informatica
3 36 (8.05%) IBM
3 36 (8.05%) webMethods
4 32 (7.16%) SAP
5 28 (6.26%) Pega
6 19 (4.25%) Misys
7 13 (2.91%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.68%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.68%) VMware
9 11 (2.46%) BEA
10 10 (2.24%) Teradata
11 9 (2.01%) Cisco
12 7 (1.57%) Aruba
12 7 (1.57%) DataFlux
12 7 (1.57%) Fortinet
12 7 (1.57%) ICL
13 6 (1.34%) Cloudera
13 6 (1.34%) HP
13 6 (1.34%) Trillium
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