Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 79 69
Rank change year-on-year -14 -10 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 2 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 1.73% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 1.80% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 6
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £363 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +1.75% +6.34%
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1486 1446 1314
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.27% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 926 821
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £210
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Oracle Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Developer in Birmingham

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Developer in Birmingham

Oracle Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Developer in Birmingham

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Oracle Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Oracle Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server

Oracle Developer Skill Set
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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle