The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Oracle OWB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle OWB over the 3 months to 28 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.

Oracle Warehouse Builder (OWB)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 - 138
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle OWB 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.037% - 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +1.87% +4.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle OWB is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 540 577 675
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 19.72% 19.26% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 405 499
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +72.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £13.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Oracle OWB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Oracle OWB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle OWB in the South West

Oracle OWB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle OWB in the South West

Oracle OWB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle OWB in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle OWB 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle OWB.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Kerberos
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) OAuth2
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (33.33%) vRealize
5 2 (33.33%) GeoServer
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement

Oracle OWB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) OAuth2
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CESG
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Software AG