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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 28 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.49% 10.95% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 16.57% 20.75% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £394 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £410 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.59% -8.23%
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
169 106 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 63.30% 52.74% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 60 38
Average daily rate £275 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £130 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Average hourly rate £12.42 £16.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.72% +36.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £19.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -3 23 £375 -6.25% 3
Wirral - 1 £335 -
Southport - - - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (37.93%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) Finance
4 16 (27.59%) HTML
5 15 (25.86%) Web Services
6 14 (24.14%) Spring
7 13 (22.41%) jQuery
7 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
7 13 (22.41%) XML
8 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
9 11 (18.97%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.24%) Migration
10 10 (17.24%) TIBCO
10 10 (17.24%) UNIX
10 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
10 10 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
11 9 (15.52%) JSF
11 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
11 9 (15.52%) SAP
11 9 (15.52%) EJB
11 9 (15.52%) Swing
11 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
12 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
12 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
13 7 (12.07%) Siebel
13 7 (12.07%) ERP
14 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
14 6 (10.34%) CRM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (6.90%) Agresso
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.72%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
1 2 (3.45%) WAN
1 2 (3.45%) DHCP
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.45%) QlikView
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle Consultant
2 10 (17.24%) Architect
2 10 (17.24%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) HTML
2 15 (25.86%) Web Services
3 14 (24.14%) Spring
4 13 (22.41%) jQuery
4 13 (22.41%) XML
5 9 (15.52%) JSF
5 9 (15.52%) EJB
5 9 (15.52%) Swing
5 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.34%) Middleware
7 4 (6.90%) .NET
7 4 (6.90%) J2EE
7 4 (6.90%) JSP
7 4 (6.90%) XSLT
8 3 (5.17%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (5.17%) HTML5
8 3 (5.17%) WCF
8 3 (5.17%) WSDL
8 3 (5.17%) JDBC
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) NHS
2 2 (3.45%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.72%) RMADS
3 1 (1.72%) CESG
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) UNIX
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Solaris
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.24%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
4 7 (12.07%) ERP
5 6 (10.34%) CRM
5 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
5 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.62%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.17%) Web Development
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
8 3 (5.17%) MVC
8 3 (5.17%) Content Management
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) ETL
9 2 (3.45%) Change Management
9 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.90%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.17%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) XQuery
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) TIBCO
2 9 (15.52%) SAP
3 7 (12.07%) Siebel
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
7 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.72%) Sybase
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