Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - +21 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.76% - 3.80%
As % of the Vendors category 7.84% - 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Worcestershire median daily rate £400 - £269
10th Percentile £317 - £253
90th Percentile £438 - £289
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £389 £400
% change year-on-year +15.76% -2.81% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.00 - £42.50

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Worcestershire.

All Vendors
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 51 69 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 60.71% 51.11% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 40
Worcestershire median daily rate £240 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.43% -1.34% +17.27%
10th Percentile £180 £128 £135
90th Percentile £438 £538 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 16
Worcestershire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -25.00% +7.46%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.03 £12.03
90th Percentile £55.50 £27.58 £28.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +6.90% -8.52% +0.51%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Worcestershire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Worcestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Worcestershire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Worcestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Worcestershire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Worcester - 4 £400 - 1
Oracle
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) IFS
2 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Pega Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) IFS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IFS
1 2 (50.00%) Pega