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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 8 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 36 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.82% 11.01% 9.91%
As % of the Vendors category 16.98% 22.86% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £301 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
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
212 105 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.96% 48.17% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 55 38
Average daily rate £325 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 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 28 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 -2 35 £425 -4.49% 6
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 25 (35.21%) Middleware
2 24 (33.80%) Oracle Database
3 22 (30.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (30.99%) SOA
4 21 (29.58%) Oracle Fusion
5 19 (26.76%) SQL
6 18 (25.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (22.54%) Java
7 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (21.13%) SDLC
8 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (19.72%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (18.31%) Migration
11 12 (16.90%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (15.49%) ERP
12 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.49%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (14.08%) Data Migration
13 10 (14.08%) Change Management
13 10 (14.08%) UNIX
14 9 (12.68%) ETL
14 9 (12.68%) Oracle RMAN
15 8 (11.27%) Linux
15 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (11.27%) XML
15 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
16 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
16 7 (9.86%) Oracle HRMS
16 7 (9.86%) Security Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (25.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.23%) AquaLogic
5 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) JCAPS
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle HRMS
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) VLAN
2 1 (1.41%) NAS
2 1 (1.41%) LAN
2 1 (1.41%) WAN
2 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) Oracle Database
2 22 (30.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.23%) DB2
7 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.82%) MySQL
8 2 (2.82%) QlikView
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.82%) Big Data
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.23%) eggPlant
2 3 (4.23%) Selenium
2 3 (4.23%) JUnit
3 2 (2.82%) ERwin
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 6 (8.45%) Local Government
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Architect
3 9 (12.68%) DBA
4 8 (11.27%) Administrator
5 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Database Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (2.82%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Data Modeller
9 2 (2.82%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) Middleware
2 21 (29.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (11.27%) XML
4 5 (7.04%) SOAP
4 5 (7.04%) Web Services
5 4 (5.63%) .NET
6 3 (4.23%) JMS
7 2 (2.82%) JSON
7 2 (2.82%) Velocity
7 2 (2.82%) XML Messaging
7 2 (2.82%) J2EE
7 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.82%) RESTful
7 2 (2.82%) REST
7 2 (2.82%) HTML
8 1 (1.41%) JDBC
8 1 (1.41%) XSD
8 1 (1.41%) XSLT
8 1 (1.41%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.41%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) NHS
2 2 (2.82%) Clustering
2 2 (2.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) UNIX
2 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) HPUX
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) Solaris
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) SOA
2 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (21.13%) SDLC
3 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) Migration
5 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.49%) ERP
6 10 (14.08%) Change Management
6 10 (14.08%) Data Migration
7 9 (12.68%) ETL
8 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.86%) Security Management
8 7 (9.86%) Database Tuning
8 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Patch Management
8 7 (9.86%) Database Security
8 7 (9.86%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.45%) Scrum
10 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) SQL
2 16 (22.54%) Java
3 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.04%) C#
5 4 (5.63%) XQuery
6 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.23%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.82%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Sybase
1 4 (5.63%) Teradata
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) BEA
3 2 (2.82%) Informatica
3 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.82%) Hortonworks
3 2 (2.82%) Neverfail
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 2 (2.82%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Remedy
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