The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 22 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.97% 2.46% 4.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.16% 10.53% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
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£381 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.77% -12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £348
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
Oracle Database
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
76 57 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.16% 23.36% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 28
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £277 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.71 - £17.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 10 £381 -19.73% 2
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 5 (38.46%) EJB
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Swing
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) JSF
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) Ant
7 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) UNIX
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) Siebel
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) AquaLogic
1 2 (15.38%) JCAPS
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (15.38%) DTS
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (15.38%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (30.77%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) EJB
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Swing
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) JSF
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Solaris
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
1 2 (15.38%) SOA
1 2 (15.38%) ETL
1 2 (15.38%) Change Management
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (15.38%) BPEL
1 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
1 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
1 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) XQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) LiteSpeed
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
3 2 (15.38%) Siebel
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) BEA
3 2 (15.38%) CommVault
3 2 (15.38%) Informatica