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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.58% 14.14% 13.41%
As % of the Vendors category 20.53% 30.00% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 10
Average daily rate
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£413 £338 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £462 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
151 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.54% 47.12% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 34
Average daily rate £338 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 22 (33.33%) SOA
1 22 (33.33%) Middleware
2 20 (30.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (28.79%) Oracle Database
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 18 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (21.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 12 (18.18%) SDLC
7 12 (18.18%) Migration
7 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (18.18%) Java
8 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
9 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 10 (15.15%) ETL
9 10 (15.15%) XML
9 10 (15.15%) Change Management
9 10 (15.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (13.64%) Linux
10 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (12.12%) Database Tuning
11 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (12.12%) Patch Management
11 8 (12.12%) Database Security
11 8 (12.12%) Shell Script

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (10.61%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.55%) AquaLogic
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
1 1 (1.52%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) Oracle Database
2 18 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.55%) DB2
6 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) QlikView
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.03%) Big Data
7 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.55%) eggPlant
2 3 (4.55%) JUnit
2 3 (4.55%) Selenium
3 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) ERwin
4 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Architect
2 10 (15.15%) DBA
3 8 (12.12%) Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Business Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Data Modeller
8 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.03%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) Middleware
2 20 (30.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (15.15%) XML
4 5 (7.58%) SOAP
4 5 (7.58%) Web Services
5 3 (4.55%) JMS
5 3 (4.55%) HTML
5 3 (4.55%) .NET
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) RESTful
6 2 (3.03%) REST
6 2 (3.03%) XML Messaging
6 2 (3.03%) JSON
6 2 (3.03%) Velocity
7 1 (1.52%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) iPad
2 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) UNIX
3 3 (4.55%) AIX
4 2 (3.03%) HPUX
5 1 (1.52%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) SOA
2 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (18.18%) SDLC
3 12 (18.18%) Migration
3 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 10 (15.15%) Change Management
5 10 (15.15%) ETL
6 8 (12.12%) Security Management
6 8 (12.12%) Database Tuning
6 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (12.12%) Database Security
6 8 (12.12%) Patch Management
7 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.09%) ERP
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.58%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) SQL
2 12 (18.18%) Java
3 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) C++
5 3 (4.55%) XQuery
6 2 (3.03%) Scala
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Sybase
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Teradata
3 3 (4.55%) BEA
4 2 (3.03%) Informatica
4 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.03%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Siebel
5 1 (1.52%) IBM