Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 83 58
Rank change year-on-year -1 -25 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 14 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 1.58% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.70% 7.36% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 16
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £440 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +19.32% +13.46%
10th Percentile £334 £344 £235
90th Percentile £478 £480 £459
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £375 £356
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 298 326 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.72% 21.42% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 208 153
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £279 £224
90th Percentile £513 £525 £520
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £18.39 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.32% +2.17% +38.46%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) JBoss
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) C
8 2 (14.29%) C++
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) E-business
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) ETL
8 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (14.29%) RDBMS

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 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (7.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) OLAP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DBA
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) DHTML
3 1 (7.14%) EJB
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) MDX
3 1 (7.14%) Rendezvous
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Security
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) E-business
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Capita
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) VMware