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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 2 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 60 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.74% 8.73% 12.24%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 16.26% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 20
Median daily rate £400 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £322 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £541 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.65% +1.33%
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
165 203 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 59.78% 53.70% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 77 56
Median daily rate £388 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Median hourly rate £14.17 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £19.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +6 51 £400 -1.53% 4
Southport - 3 £350 - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 63 (48.09%) Security Cleared
2 62 (47.33%) SC Cleared
3 60 (45.80%) SQL
4 45 (34.35%) Oracle EBS
5 40 (30.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 38 (29.01%) PL/SQL
7 35 (26.72%) Migration
7 35 (26.72%) Oracle Database
8 31 (23.66%) Data Migration
8 31 (23.66%) SOA
9 29 (22.14%) Oracle Service Bus
10 28 (21.37%) Web Services
11 27 (20.61%) Finance
12 24 (18.32%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (18.32%) Java
12 24 (18.32%) Oracle Payables
13 22 (16.79%) BPEL
14 20 (15.27%) Unix
15 19 (14.50%) XML
15 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (13.74%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (12.21%) B2B
18 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
18 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
18 15 (11.45%) Relational Database
19 14 (10.69%) WebLogic
19 14 (10.69%) Linux
19 14 (10.69%) JMS
20 13 (9.92%) JIRA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (22.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (10.69%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.11%) ColdFusion
3 8 (6.11%) SAS
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle UPK
5 5 (3.82%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.82%) IIS
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.29%) ATG Dynamo
7 3 (2.29%) Confluence
7 3 (2.29%) JBoss
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.53%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.76%) Apache
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
3 5 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 45 (34.35%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (30.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (18.32%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle iSupplier
6 3 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.76%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (2.29%) GitHub
2 3 (2.29%) Route 53
3 2 (1.53%) IaaS
3 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Firewall
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
2 3 (2.29%) OpenVPN
3 2 (1.53%) FTP
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (1.53%) Intranet
3 2 (1.53%) LDAP
3 2 (1.53%) SAN
3 2 (1.53%) Skype
4 1 (0.76%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.72%) Oracle Database
2 24 (18.32%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (13.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (11.45%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.11%) MySQL
6 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (4.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.82%) Apache Hive
9 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.29%) PowerCenter
11 3 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 13 (9.92%) JIRA
2 9 (6.87%) Subversion
3 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.29%) Ant
4 3 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.29%) GitLab
4 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.29%) Maven
4 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.53%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.53%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.76%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (20.61%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Retail
4 5 (3.82%) Marketing
5 3 (2.29%) Electronics
5 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (49.62%) Developer
2 33 (25.19%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (15.27%) Consultant
4 17 (12.98%) Oracle Consultant
5 13 (9.92%) Data Migration Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Architect
6 12 (9.16%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 12 (9.16%) SOA Developer
7 11 (8.40%) Analyst
8 10 (7.63%) E-Business Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Business Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.58%) ColdFusion Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 4 (3.05%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Migration Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) Web Services
2 19 (14.50%) XML
3 14 (10.69%) JMS
4 12 (9.16%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (7.63%) HTML
5 10 (7.63%) Spring
6 9 (6.87%) jQuery
7 8 (6.11%) Middleware
8 7 (5.34%) .NET
8 7 (5.34%) REST
8 7 (5.34%) SOAP
8 7 (5.34%) XSD
9 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.82%) Autofac
9 5 (3.82%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.82%) JSON
9 5 (3.82%) SAML
10 4 (3.05%) Ajax
10 4 (3.05%) ColdBox
10 4 (3.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) e-Learning
3 7 (5.34%) Clustering
4 5 (3.82%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.53%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.53%) DataPower
7 2 (1.53%) HACMP
7 2 (1.53%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.53%) LPAR
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Unix
2 14 (10.69%) Linux
3 10 (7.63%) Windows
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.05%) Solaris
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) AIX
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.72%) Migration
2 31 (23.66%) Data Migration
2 31 (23.66%) SOA
3 22 (16.79%) BPEL
4 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.21%) B2B
5 16 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.40%) ETL
7 10 (7.63%) CRM
7 10 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.87%) MVC
9 8 (6.11%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.11%) E-business
9 8 (6.11%) Project Management
9 8 (6.11%) Scrum
10 7 (5.34%) Change Management
11 6 (4.58%) Analytics
11 6 (4.58%) Time Management
11 6 (4.58%) Workflow
12 5 (3.82%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.80%) SQL
2 38 (29.01%) PL/SQL
3 24 (18.32%) Java
4 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.11%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.58%) CFML
8 5 (3.82%) C#
8 5 (3.82%) Python
8 5 (3.82%) Ruby
8 5 (3.82%) Scala
8 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.53%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 63 (48.09%) Security Cleared
2 62 (47.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.82%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) PowerHA
1 2 (1.53%) Squid
2 1 (0.76%) iptables
2 1 (0.76%) NFS
2 1 (0.76%) Samba
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Puppet
2 3 (2.29%) Nessus
2 3 (2.29%) Oozie
2 3 (2.29%) Rundeck
3 2 (1.53%) Control-M
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.63%) Siebel
3 6 (4.58%) SAP
4 5 (3.82%) Hortonworks
4 5 (3.82%) Informatica
5 4 (3.05%) Endeca
5 4 (3.05%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.29%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.29%) ATG
6 3 (2.29%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.29%) Cognos
6 3 (2.29%) IBM
6 3 (2.29%) Qualys
7 2 (1.53%) BMC
7 2 (1.53%) F5
7 2 (1.53%) Progress
7 2 (1.53%) Remedy
7 2 (1.53%) Sony
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Talend