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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 34 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.81% 12.50% 12.60%
As % of the Vendors category 16.50% 27.52% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 14
Average daily rate
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£406 £331 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £299 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £451 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
206 109 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 53.37% 45.42% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 56 46
Average daily rate £325 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.42 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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 31 £413 +22.22% 2
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (31.43%) SOA
1 22 (31.43%) Middleware
2 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 18 (25.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (18.57%) Migration
6 13 (18.57%) Java
7 12 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (17.14%) SDLC
8 11 (15.71%) Data Migration
8 11 (15.71%) Change Management
8 11 (15.71%) Linux
8 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (14.29%) ETL
9 10 (14.29%) XML
9 10 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 9 (12.86%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
11 8 (11.43%) UNIX
11 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
11 8 (11.43%) Security Management
11 8 (11.43%) Finance

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (25.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.29%) AquaLogic
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
1 1 (1.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) VLAN
1 3 (4.29%) NAS
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (5.71%) DB2
5 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.29%) MySQL
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.86%) QlikView
7 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.86%) Big Data
7 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.29%) eggPlant
2 3 (4.29%) JUnit
2 3 (4.29%) Selenium
3 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.86%) JIRA
3 2 (2.86%) ERwin
4 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Developer
2 10 (14.29%) Architect
2 10 (14.29%) DBA
3 9 (12.86%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Business Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Test Specialist
8 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (2.86%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) Middleware
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (7.14%) SOAP
4 5 (7.14%) Web Services
5 3 (4.29%) JMS
5 3 (4.29%) HTML
5 3 (4.29%) .NET
6 2 (2.86%) J2EE
6 2 (2.86%) RESTful
6 2 (2.86%) REST
6 2 (2.86%) JSON
6 2 (2.86%) Velocity
6 2 (2.86%) XML Messaging
7 1 (1.43%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) UNIX
3 4 (5.71%) AIX
4 3 (4.29%) Windows
5 2 (2.86%) HPUX
6 1 (1.43%) Solaris
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) SOA
2 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (18.57%) Migration
4 12 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.14%) SDLC
5 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.71%) Change Management
5 11 (15.71%) Data Migration
6 10 (14.29%) ETL
7 8 (11.43%) Security Management
7 8 (11.43%) Database Tuning
7 8 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (11.43%) Database Security
7 8 (11.43%) Patch Management
8 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) ERP
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.14%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) Java
3 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
3 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.57%) C#
5 3 (4.29%) C++
5 3 (4.29%) XQuery
6 2 (2.86%) Python
6 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (1.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Sybase
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Teradata
3 3 (4.29%) BEA
3 3 (4.29%) VMware
4 2 (2.86%) IBM
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Informatica
4 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.86%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.43%) Remedy
5 1 (1.43%) Siebel
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago