The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 6 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 43 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.65% 7.57% 11.27%
As % of the Vendors category 20.87% 17.07% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 11
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£440 £460 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £431 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Oracle
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 82 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.83% 44.32% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 41 37
Average daily rate £325 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Average hourly rate £17.23 £17.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £19.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle
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 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 41 £458 -2.65% 5
Prescot - 1 - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 24 (32.43%) Middleware
2 22 (29.73%) SOA
2 22 (29.73%) Oracle Database
3 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (25.68%) SQL
5 18 (24.32%) Migration
5 18 (24.32%) Oracle Fusion
5 18 (24.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (22.97%) Oracle EBS R12
7 16 (21.62%) Java
8 15 (20.27%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (20.27%) SDLC
9 14 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (18.92%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (17.57%) Data Migration
10 13 (17.57%) ERP
10 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.22%) UNIX
12 11 (14.86%) XML
13 10 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
14 9 (12.16%) Finance
15 8 (10.81%) Oracle HRMS
15 8 (10.81%) Change Management
15 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
16 7 (9.46%) PL/SQL
16 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (9.46%) Oracle RMAN
16 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
16 7 (9.46%) Local Government
17 6 (8.11%) Oracle EBS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (24.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) AquaLogic
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.70%) JCAPS
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle HRMS
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.70%) Agresso
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.05%) DNS
2 3 (4.05%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) VLAN
3 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) Oracle Database
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (20.27%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.05%) DB2
8 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.70%) Big Data
9 2 (2.70%) MySQL
9 2 (2.70%) QlikView
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.35%) VLDB
10 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) ERwin
1 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.35%) Ant
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Local Government
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Architect
3 12 (16.22%) Consultant
4 11 (14.86%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) DBA
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Data Modeller
9 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Database Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) Middleware
2 18 (24.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (14.86%) XML
4 5 (6.76%) Web Services
5 4 (5.41%) .NET
6 3 (4.05%) JMS
7 2 (2.70%) JSON
7 2 (2.70%) XML Messaging
7 2 (2.70%) J2EE
7 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.70%) HTML
7 2 (2.70%) SOAP
7 2 (2.70%) RESTful
7 2 (2.70%) REST
8 1 (1.35%) XSD
8 1 (1.35%) XSLT
8 1 (1.35%) JDBC
8 1 (1.35%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.35%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) NHS
2 2 (2.70%) Clustering
2 2 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) UNIX
2 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) HPUX
5 2 (2.70%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) SOA
2 18 (24.32%) Migration
3 15 (20.27%) SDLC
4 14 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.57%) ERP
5 13 (17.57%) Data Migration
6 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.11%) ETL
9 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.76%) Security Management
9 5 (6.76%) Database Tuning
9 5 (6.76%) Database Security
9 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.76%) Patch Management
10 4 (5.41%) System Testing
10 4 (5.41%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.05%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) Java
3 7 (9.46%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.41%) XQuery
6 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.70%) Scala
7 2 (2.70%) C#
7 2 (2.70%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.70%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) SAP
2 4 (5.41%) Sybase
2 4 (5.41%) VMware
3 3 (4.05%) Teradata
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.05%) BEA
4 2 (2.70%) Informatica
4 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.70%) Neverfail
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
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