The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFM)
Rank 28 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Fusion 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.47% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 3.64% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £331 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% +20.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.28% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 55 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.70% 24.02% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 41
Average daily rate £338 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £353 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £17.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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Oracle Fusion
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Fusion across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Oracle Fusion Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Fusion
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle Fusion Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Fusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) BEA
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) AquaLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) EJB

Oracle Fusion
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) AquaLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) BEA