The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 June 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 Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 99 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 11 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.55% 1.37% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.45% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 28 15
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £52.38
% change year-on-year +22.22% -32.21%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1898 2824 2261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.57% 94.67% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1133 1680 1377
Median daily rate £388 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 138
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £39.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Oracle Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Developer in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
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 Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Developer in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Developer in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
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 Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Developer in the West Midlands

Oracle Developer
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 Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +3 4 £340 +4.61%
Oracle Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Oracle Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) BPEL
4 3 (25.00%) Informatica
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (16.67%) Drupal
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC

Oracle Developer 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 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) BPEL
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Lineage
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Informatica