Period
to 26 April 2018

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 6 months to 26 April 2018 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
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 174 170
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 11 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.066% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 0.33% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 21
West Midlands median daily rate £393 £381 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.95% -19.74% -5.00%
10th Percentile £334 £364 £220
90th Percentile £446 £393 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year +7.50% -4.19% -

Oracle Database 12c is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following 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 or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 892 897 1,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.44% 19.79% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 544 728
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £274
90th Percentile £548 £525 £510
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 34
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £18.39 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.73% -9.19% -23.58%
10th Percentile £18.37 £15.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £29.50 £26.68
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +17.00% -16.67%

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle Database 12c as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 26 April 2018. 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
Birmingham -9 5 £425 +9.68% 1
Coventry - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £355 -
Oracle Database 12c
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) Micro Focus
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) E-business
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (18.18%) CA
7 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
7 2 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) WSDL
7 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) XSD
7 2 (18.18%) XSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) GitLab
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) WSDL
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSD
3 2 (18.18%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) BPEL
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Encryption
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) E-business
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Release Automation
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) ANSI SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Automic
1 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) CA
3 2 (18.18%) Micro Focus
3 2 (18.18%) Serena