Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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 Applications (Oracle Apps)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 179 169
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 27 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.52% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.99% 4.52% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 2
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +66.67% -47.06%
10th Percentile £321 £275 £148
90th Percentile £600 £450 £303
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 451 686 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.18% 11.52% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 366 240
West Midlands median daily rate £448 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.48% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £299
90th Percentile £584 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 13
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -41.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £11.34 £14.70 £15.65
90th Percentile £49.74 £30.20 £43.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -10.71% -3.03%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 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
Solihull +17 15 - -
Birmingham -4 9 £350 -12.50%
Oracle Applications
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (44.44%) Unix
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
7 8 (29.63%) Migration
7 8 (29.63%) Database Tuning
7 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (22.22%) Data Guard
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (18.52%) SOA
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
11 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (11.11%) People Management
12 3 (11.11%) Business Development
12 3 (11.11%) E-business
12 3 (11.11%) Web Services

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 5 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) DBA
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Development Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SOA Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) XHTML
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Unix
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Database Tuning
1 8 (29.63%) Migration
1 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (18.52%) SOA
3 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (11.11%) E-business
4 3 (11.11%) People Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) BPEL
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Data Guard
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) BT
3 1 (3.70%) Pegasus