Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 175 147
Rank change year-on-year +5 -28 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 17 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.59% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.62% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 6
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +3.53%
10th Percentile £441 £346 £382
90th Percentile £538 £478 £469
England median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4542 5822 4705
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.59% 95.05% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2864 3494 2693
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £234 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 236 274
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.54
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Oracle Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Oracle Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Consultant in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the West Midlands

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Birmingham +14 7 £525 +16.67% 3
Warwickshire -8 2 £475 +11.76%
Shropshire +16 1 £463 +27.59%
Oracle Consultant
England

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Oracle Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Oracle Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Black Duck
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (5.88%) Server Hardening
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) AppScan
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Liferay
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (5.88%) Flash

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
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 1 (5.88%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AppScan
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.88%) Flash
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Black Duck
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
2 1 (5.88%) Sun
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas