Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 November 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 28 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.28% 4.29% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 11.34% 11.84% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Staffordshire median daily rate £363 £473 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.28% +8.00% +1.45%
10th Percentile £325 £352 £375
90th Percentile £434 £527 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £17.24
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.00 - £42.50

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 Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 97 152 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.74% 36.19% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 89 60
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £205 £158 £268
90th Percentile £451 £503 £439
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +1.59% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.20 £12.35
90th Percentile £37.05 £46.70 £18.92
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +6.90% -8.52% -

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford +8 4 £350 -
Stoke-on-Trent -4 2 £388 -26.19%
Lichfield -1 1 - - 1
Oracle
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) GIS
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) DTS
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) FMCG
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) GIS
3 2 (18.18%) DTS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
4 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) FMCG
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PHP 7
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) IBM