The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 44 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.97% 14.01% 14.63%
As % of the Vendors category 32.35% 24.58% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 10
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £470 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
Oracle
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 118 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 58.62% 57.00% 56.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 52 36
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £149 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -24.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Liverpool region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle.

1 65 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 64 (58.18%) SC Cleared
3 53 (48.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 40 (36.36%) Finance
5 36 (32.73%) Oracle Payables
6 30 (27.27%) SQL
7 27 (24.55%) ERP
8 25 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
8 25 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 24 (21.82%) Migration
9 24 (21.82%) Oracle ERP
10 23 (20.91%) SOA
10 23 (20.91%) XML
11 20 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
12 19 (17.27%) Oracle Database
12 19 (17.27%) PL/SQL
13 16 (14.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (13.64%) Middleware
15 12 (10.91%) DB2
15 12 (10.91%) Unix
15 12 (10.91%) Web Services
15 12 (10.91%) Informatica
15 12 (10.91%) Oracle Service Bus
16 11 (10.00%) Data Migration
17 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
18 9 (8.18%) Data Modelling
18 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (8.18%) Siebel
18 9 (8.18%) Java

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (10.91%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.55%) ATG Dynamo
5 5 (4.55%) JBoss
6 4 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.82%) Apache
7 2 (1.82%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (1.82%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 53 (48.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (32.73%) Oracle Payables
3 25 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
4 24 (21.82%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) SAN
2 6 (5.45%) Firewall
3 5 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (0.91%) FTP
4 1 (0.91%) HTTP
4 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.91%) LAN
4 1 (0.91%) SSL
4 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.27%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.91%) DB2
3 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (6.36%) InterSystems Cache
5 7 (6.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (4.55%) PowerCenter
8 4 (3.64%) Siebel EIM
9 3 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.82%) MySQL
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.82%) Power BI
10 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.82%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.91%) Essbase
11 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Ant
1 5 (4.55%) Maven
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.91%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.91%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (28.18%) Consultant
2 25 (22.73%) Developer
3 17 (15.45%) Tester
4 16 (14.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 16 (14.55%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Administrator
6 10 (9.09%) SOA Consultant
7 9 (8.18%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 8 (7.27%) Analyst
9 7 (6.36%) Siebel Consultant
10 6 (5.45%) Architect
11 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) Test Analyst
12 4 (3.64%) Data Consultant
12 4 (3.64%) Data Migration Consultant
12 4 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
12 4 (3.64%) OBIEE Consultant
12 4 (3.64%) Procurement Analyst
12 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.91%) XML
2 20 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (13.64%) Middleware
4 12 (10.91%) Web Services
5 7 (6.36%) HTML
6 6 (5.45%) Ajax
6 6 (5.45%) JSP
7 5 (4.55%) CSS
8 4 (3.64%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.91%) .NET
9 1 (0.91%) J2EE
9 1 (0.91%) JAAS
9 1 (0.91%) JMS
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (0.91%) SAML
9 1 (0.91%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.91%) SOAP
9 1 (0.91%) WSDL
9 1 (0.91%) XSD
9 1 (0.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.64%) HACMP
2 2 (1.82%) Clustering
2 2 (1.82%) LPAR
3 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.91%) DLPAR
3 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Unix
2 7 (6.36%) Linux
3 4 (3.64%) AIX
3 4 (3.64%) Solaris
4 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.55%) ERP
2 25 (22.73%) Test Scripting
3 24 (21.82%) Migration
4 23 (20.91%) SOA
5 11 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 10 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.18%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.27%) ETL
8 8 (7.27%) Workflow
9 7 (6.36%) BPEL
9 7 (6.36%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (6.36%) SDLC
10 6 (5.45%) Change Management
11 5 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.55%) System Testing
12 4 (3.64%) High Availability
13 3 (2.73%) Case Management
13 3 (2.73%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.27%) SQL
2 19 (17.27%) PL/SQL
3 9 (8.18%) Java
4 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.91%) C#
7 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 65 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 64 (58.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) GPFS
2 2 (1.82%) PowerHA
2 2 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.82%) Veritas File System
2 2 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.91%) Legato
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) Informatica
2 9 (8.18%) Siebel
3 6 (5.45%) Intel
4 5 (4.55%) ATG
4 5 (4.55%) SAP
5 3 (2.73%) VMware
6 2 (1.82%) IBM
6 2 (1.82%) Symantec
6 2 (1.82%) Veritas
7 1 (0.91%) Cognos
7 1 (0.91%) EMC
7 1 (0.91%) Endeca
7 1 (0.91%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) Sybase