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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 42 58
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 3.84% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.62% 19.50% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 7
Median daily rate £375 £480 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.87% +16.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £395 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £378 £385
% change year-on-year +10.59% -1.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £55.75
% change year-on-year +21.48% -35.93%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 138 159 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 21.60% 19.68% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 109 114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) MDX
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

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 (16.67%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Ingres
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) DHTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
1 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
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