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 18 December 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.

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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.28% 13.21% 7.51%
As % of the Vendors category 15.00% 23.93% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 4
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£400 £381 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £293 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £458 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.99% -11.75%
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
160 117 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.17% 55.19% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 66 34
Average daily rate £283 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £413 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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 21 £430 +7.50% 8
Southport - - - - 1
Wirral - - - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 22 (40.00%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) HTML
3 20 (36.36%) SQL
4 19 (34.55%) Web Services
5 18 (32.73%) Spring
6 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (30.91%) jQuery
7 15 (27.27%) TIBCO
8 14 (25.45%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) JSF
8 14 (25.45%) EJB
8 14 (25.45%) Swing
9 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database
10 12 (21.82%) Hibernate
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (16.36%) UNIX
12 9 (16.36%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (16.36%) Siebel
12 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
12 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
12 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
13 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
13 8 (14.55%) Degree
13 8 (14.55%) CRM
13 8 (14.55%) XML
13 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
13 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.73%) EJB 3.0
15 6 (10.91%) QA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.82%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (1.82%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.64%) QlikView
7 2 (3.64%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.82%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.64%) ProC
2 1 (1.82%) Ant
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Service Continuity Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) HTML
2 19 (34.55%) Web Services
3 18 (32.73%) Spring
4 17 (30.91%) jQuery
5 14 (25.45%) JSF
5 14 (25.45%) EJB
5 14 (25.45%) Swing
6 12 (21.82%) Hibernate
7 8 (14.55%) XML
8 7 (12.73%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (10.91%) .NET
10 5 (9.09%) XSLT
11 4 (7.27%) WCF
11 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
11 4 (7.27%) Middleware
12 3 (5.45%) JSP
12 3 (5.45%) J2EE
12 3 (5.45%) WSDL
12 3 (5.45%) HTML5
13 2 (3.64%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.82%) CESG
3 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.82%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) UNIX
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) CRM
2 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.91%) Identity Management
4 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.09%) ETL
5 4 (7.27%) Web Development
5 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 3 (5.45%) MVC
6 3 (5.45%) Content Management
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.91%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) VBScript
7 2 (3.64%) VB
7 2 (3.64%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) TIBCO
2 9 (16.36%) Siebel
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) SAP
5 3 (5.45%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) Informatica
7 1 (1.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.82%) Sybase
7 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.82%) NetApp
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) BMC
7 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
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