The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 3 months to 26 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 Database 12c
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 124 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 2 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.54% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £355 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £381 £404
% change year-on-year +10.16% -5.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -21.10% -  

Oracle Database 12c 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 West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 430 632 561
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 21.04% 21.17% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 391 374
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £503 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +28.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £38.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Oracle Database 12c as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 12c in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in the West Midlands

Oracle Database 12c
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +18 1 £450 +38.46%
Walsall - 1 - -
Oracle Database 12c
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
3 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Endeca
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Lineage
4 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) E-business
4 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects

Oracle Database 12c
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Endeca
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lineage
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica