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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 53 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.36% 10.10% 10.44%
As % of the Vendors category 32.12% 16.48% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 11
Average daily rate £400 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £468 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
165 182 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.93% 61.28% 52.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 71 50
Average daily rate £400 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £168 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -24.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £15.50 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 48 £400 +14.28% 10
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 68 (55.74%) Security Cleared
2 67 (54.92%) SC Cleared
3 55 (45.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 44 (36.07%) Finance
5 36 (29.51%) Oracle Payables
6 31 (25.41%) SQL
7 28 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
8 27 (22.13%) ERP
9 26 (21.31%) XML
9 26 (21.31%) Migration
10 25 (20.49%) SOA
10 25 (20.49%) Test Scripting
11 24 (19.67%) Oracle ERP
12 22 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
13 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
14 19 (15.57%) PL/SQL
15 18 (14.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (13.93%) Middleware
17 15 (12.30%) Oracle Service Bus
18 14 (11.48%) DB2
18 14 (11.48%) Unix
19 12 (9.84%) Web Services
19 12 (9.84%) Java
19 12 (9.84%) Informatica
19 12 (9.84%) Data Migration
20 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
20 11 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
21 10 (8.20%) Workflow
21 10 (8.20%) Linux
22 9 (7.38%) Siebel

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (14.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (6.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (5.74%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.10%) ATG Dynamo
5 5 (4.10%) JBoss
6 4 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle UPK
8 2 (1.64%) Apache
8 2 (1.64%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.64%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.82%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 55 (45.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (29.51%) Oracle Payables
3 28 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
4 24 (19.67%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (4.92%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.82%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) IBM PureFlex
1 2 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) SAN
2 6 (4.92%) Firewall
3 5 (4.10%) LDAP
4 2 (1.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.82%) FTP
5 1 (0.82%) HTTP
5 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.82%) NAS
5 1 (0.82%) SSL
5 1 (0.82%) VLAN
5 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.48%) DB2
3 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (5.74%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (4.10%) PowerCenter
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.28%) Siebel EIM
8 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.46%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.64%) MySQL
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.64%) Power BI
10 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Ant
1 5 (4.10%) Maven
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.82%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.82%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (36.07%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (25.41%) Consultant
1 31 (25.41%) Developer
2 20 (16.39%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (13.93%) Tester
4 16 (13.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 12 (9.84%) Administrator
6 10 (8.20%) SOA Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 7 (5.74%) Architect
8 7 (5.74%) Siebel Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) DBA
9 5 (4.10%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Data Consultant
10 4 (3.28%) Data Migration Consultant
10 4 (3.28%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Procurement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.31%) XML
2 22 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (13.93%) Middleware
4 12 (9.84%) Web Services
5 7 (5.74%) HTML
6 6 (4.92%) Ajax
6 6 (4.92%) JSP
7 5 (4.10%) CSS
8 4 (3.28%) WebCenter
9 2 (1.64%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.82%) .NET
10 1 (0.82%) J2EE
10 1 (0.82%) JAAS
10 1 (0.82%) JMS
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle ADF
10 1 (0.82%) SAML
10 1 (0.82%) SOAP
10 1 (0.82%) WSDL
10 1 (0.82%) XSD
10 1 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.10%) HACMP
2 3 (2.46%) Clustering
2 3 (2.46%) LPAR
3 2 (1.64%) DLPAR
4 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.48%) Unix
2 10 (8.20%) Linux
3 6 (4.92%) AIX
4 5 (4.10%) Solaris
5 2 (1.64%) Windows
6 1 (0.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.13%) ERP
2 26 (21.31%) Migration
3 25 (20.49%) SOA
3 25 (20.49%) Test Scripting
4 12 (9.84%) Data Migration
5 11 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (8.20%) Workflow
7 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
8 8 (6.56%) Change Management
8 8 (6.56%) ETL
9 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.74%) BPEL
9 7 (5.74%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (5.74%) SDLC
10 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.10%) High Availability
10 5 (4.10%) System Testing
11 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (3.28%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.41%) SQL
2 19 (15.57%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.84%) Java
4 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.64%) C
5 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.82%) C#
6 1 (0.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 68 (55.74%) Security Cleared
2 67 (54.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) PowerHA
3 2 (1.64%) GPFS
3 2 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.64%) Veritas File System
3 2 (1.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Legato
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.82%) Control-M
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Informatica
2 9 (7.38%) Siebel
3 8 (6.56%) SAP
4 6 (4.92%) Intel
5 5 (4.10%) ATG
6 4 (3.28%) VMware
7 3 (2.46%) IBM
8 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.64%) Symantec
8 2 (1.64%) Veritas
9 1 (0.82%) BMC
9 1 (0.82%) Cognos
9 1 (0.82%) EMC
9 1 (0.82%) Endeca
9 1 (0.82%) HP
9 1 (0.82%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.82%) Remedy
9 1 (0.82%) Sybase
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