Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 29 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 -14 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 63 94 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.50% 6.10% 7.66%
As % of the Vendors category 10.50% 13.41% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 73 65
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £316 £308 £300
90th Percentile £575 £625 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.50 £28.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year +82.61% +19.79% +11.63%

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 600 701 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.83% 45.49% 44.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 460 386
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £212 £263
90th Percentile £588 £600 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.02% +22.20%
10th Percentile £11.00 £8.39 £10.38
90th Percentile £20.00 £22.38 £20.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.99
% change year-on-year +16.13% -8.77% +25.85%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 25 (39.68%) Oracle Database
3 24 (38.10%) PL/SQL
4 21 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 16 (25.40%) Migration
7 14 (22.22%) Java
8 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (15.87%) Finance
10 9 (14.29%) Presales
11 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
11 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.11%) Java 8
13 6 (9.52%) Unix
13 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
13 6 (9.52%) RESTful
13 6 (9.52%) Node.js
13 6 (9.52%) React
14 5 (7.94%) Microservices
14 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
14 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (7.94%) .NET
14 5 (7.94%) HTML
14 5 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
15 4 (6.35%) C#
15 4 (6.35%) JavaScript

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 4 (6.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.59%) iTrent
3 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.59%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.59%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
1 2 (3.17%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) ISDN
2 1 (1.59%) Skype
2 1 (1.59%) Telepresence
2 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) Oracle Database
2 21 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.35%) MySQL
5 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.17%) DB2
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.59%) MS Access
8 1 (1.59%) OLAP
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
1 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.59%) ERwin
2 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) DBA
3 17 (26.98%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (12.70%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Functional Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Data Migration Lead
10 2 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.17%) IT Manager
10 2 (3.17%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.52%) Node.js
2 6 (9.52%) React
2 6 (9.52%) RESTful
3 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
4 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 4 (6.35%) CSS3
4 4 (6.35%) HTML5
4 4 (6.35%) MEAN Stack
4 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (4.76%) .NET Core
5 3 (4.76%) NHibernate
5 3 (4.76%) Spring
5 3 (4.76%) Spring Boot
5 3 (4.76%) Swagger
5 3 (4.76%) Web Services
6 2 (3.17%) J2EE
6 2 (3.17%) XML
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.59%) NHS
2 1 (1.59%) Replication
2 1 (1.59%) Robotics
2 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Unix
2 4 (6.35%) AIX
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Solaris
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) HPUX
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Migration
2 9 (14.29%) Presales
3 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Microservices
5 5 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (6.35%) ETL
6 4 (6.35%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.35%) SOA
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.76%) CRM
7 3 (4.76%) Data Governance
7 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
7 3 (4.76%) ERP
7 3 (4.76%) ITIL
7 3 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (3.17%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 24 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 7 (11.11%) Java 8
5 4 (6.35%) C#
5 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.17%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) VB6
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) CCVP
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Docker
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) IBM
2 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Cognos
3 2 (3.17%) Informatica
4 1 (1.59%) Avaya
4 1 (1.59%) BEA
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (1.59%) Dell
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Kronos
4 1 (1.59%) Netezza
4 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau
4 1 (1.59%) Talend
4 1 (1.59%) webMethods
4 1 (1.59%) Workday
4 1 (1.59%) WSO2