Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 84 89
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 3 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 1.14% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.32% 6.38% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £456 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +21.67% -1.96%
10th Percentile £405 £334 £318
90th Percentile £445 £484 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £443 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 228 282 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.09% 17.80% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 193 168
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £535 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Birmingham median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £18.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +92.36% +3.97%
10th Percentile £21.00 £35.00 £15.23
90th Percentile £62.90 £35.00 £21.41
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.91 £16.56
% change year-on-year +45.61% +86.62% -19.22%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Birmingham

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Birmingham

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) YAML
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) GitLab
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) YAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO