Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 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 Certification
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 190 185 193
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 11 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.11% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 0.59% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate £465 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.93% - -
England median daily rate £438 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.53 - -

Oracle Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 977 842 1,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.65% 17.89% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 460 582
West Midlands median daily rate £415 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +1.27% +1.28%
10th Percentile £238 £212 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £540
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 36
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +16.33% -4.52%
10th Percentile £11.55 £11.25 £10.88
90th Percentile £57.80 £50.15 £43.75
England median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +3.13%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Certification in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
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 Certification in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Certification in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
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 Certification in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Certification in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
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 Certification within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. 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
Shropshire - 10 £465 -
Oracle Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) OCP
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (63.64%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (54.55%) Kanban
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 6 (54.55%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Data Guard
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared

Oracle Certification
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DBA
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior DBA
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Kanban
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) OCP
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) OCA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Ansible
1 6 (54.55%) Data Guard
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft