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 3 months to 28 March 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.

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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 16 25
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 29 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.67% 7.30% 5.42%
As % of the Vendors category 10.28% 15.65% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 15
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £305 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 282 313 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 45.41% 46.65% 45.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 168 202
Median daily rate £381 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.04% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 20
Median hourly rate £17.81 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.43% -17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £9.00 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £22.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Birmingham

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Birmingham

Oracle
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 17 (29.31%) Migration
4 16 (27.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (22.41%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (22.41%) ERP
6 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.97%) Project Management
8 9 (15.52%) SOA
8 9 (15.52%) Unix
9 8 (13.79%) Linux
9 8 (13.79%) Java
9 8 (13.79%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.07%) Degree
10 7 (12.07%) SDLC
11 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
11 6 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
11 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
11 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
11 6 (10.34%) MS Office
11 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
12 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
12 5 (8.62%) CRM
12 5 (8.62%) JBoss
12 5 (8.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (8.62%) Microsoft 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 5 (8.62%) JBoss
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
4 1 (1.72%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
1 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) IaaS
2 4 (6.90%) PaaS
2 4 (6.90%) SaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Taleo
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
1 3 (5.17%) Network Security
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) DMZ
3 1 (1.72%) SSH
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) Informix
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Toad
3 1 (1.72%) PVCS
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Architect
2 6 (10.34%) Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) Consultant
2 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) CRM Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Migration Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Report Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (3.45%) E-Business Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.17%) JPA
2 3 (5.17%) XML
3 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.45%) Java EE
3 2 (3.45%) LAMP
3 2 (3.45%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) SOAP
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
3 2 (3.45%) XSD
3 2 (3.45%) XSLT
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) Drools
4 1 (1.72%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.72%) J2EE
4 1 (1.72%) JDBC
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Unix
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) AIX
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) HPUX
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) SUSE
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Migration
2 13 (22.41%) ERP
3 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.97%) Project Management
5 9 (15.52%) SOA
6 8 (13.79%) Scrum
7 7 (12.07%) SDLC
8 6 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.62%) Business Development
9 5 (8.62%) CRM
9 5 (8.62%) Data Migration
9 5 (8.62%) Time Management
10 4 (6.90%) ArchiMate
10 4 (6.90%) ETL
10 4 (6.90%) Kanban
10 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.90%) Project Governance
10 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.17%) Perl
4 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.72%) Korn
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) Basel II
2 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Ansible
1 1 (1.72%) Control-M
1 1 (1.72%) Kibana
1 1 (1.72%) logstash
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) Informatica
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
3 3 (5.17%) Teradata
4 2 (3.45%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.45%) Dell
4 2 (3.45%) EMC
4 2 (3.45%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.72%) BMC
5 1 (1.72%) Cognos
5 1 (1.72%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.72%) Netezza
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) webMethods
5 1 (1.72%) Workday
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