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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFM)
Rank 25 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Fusion 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.01% 0.50% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 1.85% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £420 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 54 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.15% 26.87% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 36
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £153 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £448 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.79 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.10% -40.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Oracle Fusion
North West

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
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 Fusion within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 2 £420 +12.00%
Oracle Fusion
North West

Oracle Fusion
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Oracle Fusion
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) XQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) BEA