The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 22 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.

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 / Solihull
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -12 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.65% 20.12% 11.27%
As % of the Vendors category 8.51% 41.25% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +44.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year +23.52% -9.33%  

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 Solihull.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 47 80 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 54.65% 48.78% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 15
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £276 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £474 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Solihull

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) JDA
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (25.00%) Presales

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) E-Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Procurement Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JDA