The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 23 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 / Walsall
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 14.29% 50.00% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £435 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -27.27%  
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 £35.00 £25.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year +37.25% -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 Walsall.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Walsall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 23.81% 83.33% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £450 £545 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.43% +28.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £210 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.72%  
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 Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Walsall

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (25.00%) Endeca
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Endeca
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) OBIEE Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior OBIEE Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
2 2 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica