Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Oracle Applications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Applications over the 6 months to 20 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 Applications (Oracle Apps)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 169 168
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 13 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.09% 3.38% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
West Midlands median daily rate £395 £410 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.66% +14.69% -10.63%
10th Percentile £271 £349 £315
90th Percentile £449 £519 £475
England median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £65.00 -

Oracle Applications is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 421 444 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.82% 9.50% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 258 226
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £310 £282 £275
90th Percentile £607 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.42 £16.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.38% -57.62% +52.53%
10th Percentile £8.39 £15.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.80 £44.38
England median hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -20.97% -4.62% +60.49%

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
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 Applications in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
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 Applications within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Solihull - 8 - -
Birmingham -17 3 £313 -
Warwickshire -7 2 £445 +8.54%
Oracle Applications
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (61.54%) Database Tuning
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
3 8 (61.54%) Migration
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (46.15%) Data Guard
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (23.08%) BPEL
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Development
7 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SOA

Oracle Applications
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 3 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) PuTTY
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
1 1 (7.69%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DBA
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Database Tuning
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) BPEL
2 3 (23.08%) Business Development
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Data Guard
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) BT