Period
to 12 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 12 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 32 18
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 52 75 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.87% 5.30% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 8.32% 11.11% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 54 81
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £302 £313
90th Percentile £575 £618 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.50 £55.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +14.58% +92.00%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 625 675 674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 46.47% 47.74% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 458 460
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £205 £187 £213
90th Percentile £625 £556 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.56% -1.97%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.10
90th Percentile £24.60 £23.00 £20.88
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.85 £15.25
% change year-on-year +10.41% +3.93% +5.17%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Birmingham

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Birmingham

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Birmingham over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Birmingham

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 21 (40.38%) Oracle Database
2 20 (38.46%) SQL
3 15 (28.85%) Migration
4 14 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (21.15%) ERP
6 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
7 9 (17.31%) Java
7 9 (17.31%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
10 6 (11.54%) QA
10 6 (11.54%) Presales
10 6 (11.54%) Project Delivery
11 5 (9.62%) Unix
11 5 (9.62%) Solaris
12 4 (7.69%) HTML
12 4 (7.69%) IBM
12 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) Public Sector
12 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
12 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
12 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
13 3 (5.77%) Data Governance
13 3 (5.77%) HTML5
13 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (5.77%) Azure

Oracle
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 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.92%) iTrent
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.92%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.92%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Azure Stack
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Power Platform
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
1 1 (1.92%) MPLS
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
1 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) Oracle Database
2 14 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.77%) MySQL
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.92%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.92%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.92%) Power BI
8 1 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.92%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) ProC
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) DBA
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) ERP Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Functional Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Functional Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) CSS
2 3 (5.77%) HTML5
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.85%) PhoneGap
3 2 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) CSS3
4 1 (1.92%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Solaris
1 5 (9.62%) Unix
2 3 (5.77%) AIX
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) HPUX
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Migration
2 11 (21.15%) ERP
3 6 (11.54%) Presales
3 6 (11.54%) Project Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Data Governance
5 3 (5.77%) ETL
5 3 (5.77%) Statistics
5 3 (5.77%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) Android Development
6 2 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Defect Management
6 2 (3.85%) Mobile Development
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (17.31%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) Java 8
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) IBM
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) Informatica
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) Dell
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Kronos
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Netezza
4 1 (1.92%) OpenText
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Siebel
4 1 (1.92%) Workday