The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Oracle Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Forms over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Forms
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 125 115
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 4 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 2.96% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £425 £436 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.57% +16.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +20.76% -3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £33.50

Oracle Forms is in the development application skills category. The next 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 development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 324 439 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.47% 15.34% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 230 134
Median daily rate £425 £400 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 13
Median hourly rate £31.62 £42.50 £31.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.60% +35.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +14.74%  

Oracle Forms
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Oracle Forms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Forms in the West Midlands

Oracle Forms
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 Forms in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Forms in the West Midlands

Oracle Forms
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 Forms in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Forms in the West Midlands

Oracle Forms
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 Forms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Birmingham +9 2 £425 +9.67%
Warwickshire - 2 £340 -
Oracle Forms
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms 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 Forms.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Workflow
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Case Management
4 7 (43.75%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 6 (37.50%) Project Management
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (31.25%) SQLPlus
7 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (25.00%) BPEL
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act

Oracle Forms
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 7 (43.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (6.25%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (31.25%) SQLPlus
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Finance Business Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Business Process Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Case Management
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) BPEL
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) IBM