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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 19 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 248 184 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.66% 7.30% 7.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.57% 16.65% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 80 104
Median daily rate £375 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £299 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £650 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £29.87 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1497 1105 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.25% 43.81% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 528 604
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 79 91
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.76 £29.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Shropshire +3 64 £363 -17.14% 3
Warwickshire +13 53 £378 -10.65% 5
Birmingham -7 48 £375 -5.66% 20
Coventry -8 28 £450 +11.80% 9
Staffordshire -1 6 £525 +20.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £225 -
Solihull -8 1 £345 +15.00% 4
West Bromwich - 1 £240 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 287 (50.89%) SQL
2 179 (31.74%) Java
3 138 (24.47%) PL/SQL
4 132 (23.40%) Oracle Database
5 120 (21.28%) Unix
6 109 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (17.55%) Linux
8 97 (17.20%) SQL Server
8 97 (17.20%) WebLogic
9 93 (16.49%) Finance
10 89 (15.78%) Oracle EBS
10 89 (15.78%) Windows
11 88 (15.60%) Web Services
12 75 (13.30%) Oracle EBS R12
13 73 (12.94%) XML
14 66 (11.70%) JIRA
15 63 (11.17%) Microsoft
16 62 (10.99%) Shell Script
16 62 (10.99%) Relational Database
17 61 (10.82%) Security Cleared
18 59 (10.46%) Migration
19 56 (9.93%) Oracle Database 11g
20 55 (9.75%) Oracle Applications
20 55 (9.75%) HTML
21 54 (9.57%) Oracle Reports
22 53 (9.40%) SC Cleared
23 51 (9.04%) ETL
24 50 (8.87%) IBM
24 50 (8.87%) JBoss
25 48 (8.51%) J2EE

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 97 (17.20%) WebLogic
2 50 (8.87%) JBoss
3 46 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 43 (7.62%) Confluence
5 32 (5.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 31 (5.50%) WebSphere
7 29 (5.14%) WebLogic Portal
8 26 (4.61%) Oracle Application Server
9 18 (3.19%) SAS
10 15 (2.66%) Apache
11 14 (2.48%) IIS
12 9 (1.60%) Apache Pig
13 8 (1.42%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 6 (1.06%) Liferay
14 6 (1.06%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.71%) Documentum
16 4 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
16 4 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.53%) JCAPS
Applications
1 21 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.89%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) SPSS
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) GIMP
5 1 (0.18%) HipChat
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 89 (15.78%) Oracle EBS
2 75 (13.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 55 (9.75%) Oracle Applications
4 27 (4.79%) Oracle 11i
5 26 (4.61%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (3.01%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (2.84%) Oracle Cash Management
8 15 (2.66%) Oracle Assets
9 13 (2.30%) Oracle Payroll
10 12 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
11 11 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
12 8 (1.42%) Primavera
13 6 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
15 4 (0.71%) Oracle HRMS
16 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
16 3 (0.53%) SAP HCM
17 2 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.89%) GitHub
4 2 (0.35%) Office 365
4 2 (0.35%) Taleo
5 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.13%) Network Security
1 12 (2.13%) SSL
2 8 (1.42%) VLAN
3 7 (1.24%) Firewall
3 7 (1.24%) SAN
4 5 (0.89%) LDAP
4 5 (0.89%) SSH
5 4 (0.71%) BIG-IP
5 4 (0.71%) HTTP
6 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.35%) LAN
7 2 (0.35%) WAN
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) Internet
8 1 (0.18%) MPLS
8 1 (0.18%) NAS
8 1 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (23.40%) Oracle Database
2 97 (17.20%) SQL Server
3 62 (10.99%) Relational Database
4 56 (9.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 54 (9.57%) Oracle Reports
6 46 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (6.74%) DB2
8 35 (6.21%) Oracle Discoverer
9 34 (6.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 33 (5.85%) RDBMS
11 32 (5.67%) BusinessObjects
12 31 (5.50%) Oracle OWB
13 30 (5.32%) Oracle Database 12c
14 25 (4.43%) Oracle BI EE
15 22 (3.90%) MongoDB
16 19 (3.37%) Hadoop
17 18 (3.19%) IBM InfoSphere
18 17 (3.01%) MySQL
19 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 9 (1.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 66 (11.70%) JIRA
2 45 (7.98%) Git (software)
3 41 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
4 39 (6.91%) Jenkins
5 35 (6.21%) Maven
6 33 (5.85%) ClearQuest
7 28 (4.96%) Log4j
8 25 (4.43%) Visual Studio
9 20 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (3.19%) Eclipse
10 18 (3.19%) Oracle APEX
11 17 (3.01%) JUnit
11 17 (3.01%) Toad
12 15 (2.66%) Ant
13 14 (2.48%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.95%) PVCS
15 10 (1.77%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
16 9 (1.60%) CA Gen
17 8 (1.42%) GoCD
General
1 93 (16.49%) Finance
2 28 (4.96%) Back Office
3 27 (4.79%) Banking
4 11 (1.95%) General Ledger
5 10 (1.77%) Retail
6 8 (1.42%) Law
7 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.71%) Advertising
8 4 (0.71%) Billing
9 3 (0.53%) Automotive
9 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 189 (33.51%) Developer
2 93 (16.49%) Consultant
3 79 (14.01%) Oracle Developer
4 78 (13.83%) Architect
5 60 (10.64%) Analyst
6 50 (8.87%) Oracle Consultant
7 44 (7.80%) DBA
8 42 (7.45%) SQL Developer
9 38 (6.74%) Oracle DBA
10 31 (5.50%) Java Developer
11 30 (5.32%) .NET Developer
12 26 (4.61%) PL/SQL Developer
12 26 (4.61%) Technical Consultant
13 23 (4.08%) Project Manager
14 21 (3.72%) Administrator
14 21 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.72%) C# Developer
14 21 (3.72%) Data Analyst
14 21 (3.72%) Software Architect
15 19 (3.37%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.60%) Web Services
2 73 (12.94%) XML
3 55 (9.75%) HTML
4 48 (8.51%) J2EE
5 47 (8.33%) Spring
6 44 (7.80%) .NET
6 44 (7.80%) JSP
7 41 (7.27%) CSS
8 39 (6.91%) JMS
9 35 (6.21%) Java EE
10 31 (5.50%) Oracle Fusion
11 21 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (3.72%) Spring Boot
11 21 (3.72%) Struts
12 20 (3.55%) .NET Framework
13 19 (3.37%) Apache CXF
13 19 (3.37%) Middleware
13 19 (3.37%) Servlets
14 18 (3.19%) Hibernate
15 16 (2.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.55%) Data Centre
3 14 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.60%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.42%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.24%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.06%) Statistics
8 4 (0.71%) Clustering
8 4 (0.71%) User Experience
8 4 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.53%) NHS
10 2 (0.35%) CMDB
10 2 (0.35%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.35%) PMI
10 2 (0.35%) Replication
10 2 (0.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 120 (21.28%) Unix
2 99 (17.55%) Linux
3 89 (15.78%) Windows
4 17 (3.01%) AIX
4 17 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.84%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.48%) Solaris
7 8 (1.42%) VME
8 6 (1.06%) HPUX
9 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.53%) SUSE
11 2 (0.35%) CentOS
11 2 (0.35%) Fedora
11 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (10.46%) Migration
3 51 (9.04%) ETL
4 45 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (7.98%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (7.09%) OO
6 39 (6.91%) Workflow
7 38 (6.74%) Web Development
8 37 (6.56%) ITIL
8 37 (6.56%) TDD
9 31 (5.50%) Data Migration
9 31 (5.50%) Waterfall
10 30 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (5.14%) Scrum
12 26 (4.61%) MVC
13 25 (4.43%) Database Tuning
13 25 (4.43%) Service Management
14 24 (4.26%) DevOps
14 24 (4.26%) Project Management
14 24 (4.26%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 287 (50.89%) SQL
2 179 (31.74%) Java
3 138 (24.47%) PL/SQL
4 62 (10.99%) Shell Script
5 43 (7.62%) C#
6 26 (4.61%) JavaScript
7 22 (3.90%) COBOL
8 15 (2.66%) C
9 13 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.13%) R
11 11 (1.95%) Perl
12 10 (1.77%) C++
12 10 (1.77%) VB
13 8 (1.42%) PHP
14 7 (1.24%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.89%) Python
16 3 (0.53%) Korn
16 3 (0.53%) VBA
17 2 (0.35%) JCL
17 2 (0.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 61 (10.82%) Security Cleared
2 53 (9.40%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.55%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (3.01%) Degree
5 12 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.13%) Sun Certification
6 11 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (1.77%) ISEB
7 10 (1.77%) OCP
7 10 (1.77%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.35%) CISA
8 2 (0.35%) CISM
8 2 (0.35%) CISSP
8 2 (0.35%) IISP
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.35%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.01%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (0.89%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) SLA
3 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.35%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.35%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) GPG13
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 34 (6.03%) Oracle RAC
2 33 (5.85%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (2.30%) Docker
4 9 (1.60%) HDFS
4 9 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.24%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.18%) Postfix
8 1 (0.18%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.18%) Squid
8 1 (0.18%) vCloud
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (6.21%) Puppet
2 26 (4.61%) Data Guard
3 13 (2.30%) Terraform
4 11 (1.95%) Graphite
5 10 (1.77%) Grafana
6 6 (1.06%) Ansible
7 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.71%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.71%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.18%) ArcSight ESM
10 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.18%) Packer
10 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (11.17%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.87%) IBM
3 44 (7.80%) Informatica
4 30 (5.32%) SAP
5 28 (4.96%) Misys
6 27 (4.79%) Pega
7 20 (3.55%) webMethods
8 18 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.30%) BEA
10 12 (2.13%) VMware
11 11 (1.95%) WSO2
12 9 (1.60%) DataFlux
12 9 (1.60%) Trillium
13 8 (1.42%) HP
13 8 (1.42%) Sybase
14 7 (1.24%) ICL
15 6 (1.06%) MuleSoft
15 6 (1.06%) Vitria
16 5 (0.89%) F5
16 5 (0.89%) Micro Focus
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
University of Birmingham
Rate: £38,896 to £52,219 a year
Posted: 15 days ago