The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Oracle
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 68 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.64% 27.20% 15.73%
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 51.91% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 36 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 96 131 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 35.42% 52.40% 52.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 71 65
Median daily rate £325 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £286 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £51.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Liverpool

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Liverpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Liverpool

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Liverpool.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 23 (54.76%) Java
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Scrum
3 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) HTML
4 17 (40.48%) Spring
5 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 16 (38.10%) Linux
6 15 (35.71%) CSS
6 15 (35.71%) BDD
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 14 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (33.33%) Microservices
7 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 14 (33.33%) RESTful
7 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 14 (33.33%) MySQL
7 14 (33.33%) Kanban
7 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 13 (30.95%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (30.95%) Coaching
9 10 (23.81%) Spring Boot
9 10 (23.81%) Open Source
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) SOA
11 8 (19.05%) J2EE
11 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
12 7 (16.67%) React

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (7.14%) ColdFusion
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 14 (33.33%) MySQL
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) DB2
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (4.76%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.38%) QlikView
8 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.38%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.76%) JDeveloper
3 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Principal Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
6 3 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.76%) DBA
7 2 (4.76%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) HTML
2 17 (40.48%) Spring
3 15 (35.71%) CSS
4 14 (33.33%) RESTful
5 10 (23.81%) Spring Boot
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
7 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
7 7 (16.67%) React
7 7 (16.67%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) Middleware
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (14.29%) Web Services
9 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.52%) .NET
11 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 2 (4.76%) JMS
12 2 (4.76%) REST
12 2 (4.76%) XSD
13 1 (2.38%) JAX-RS
13 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) FMCG
3 2 (4.76%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Solaris
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) BDD
5 14 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (33.33%) Kanban
5 14 (33.33%) Microservices
6 13 (30.95%) Coaching
7 10 (23.81%) Open Source
8 9 (21.43%) SOA
9 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
10 7 (16.67%) API Design
11 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (14.29%) DevOps
12 4 (9.52%) Migration
12 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (9.52%) System Testing
13 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Veritas File System
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) HP
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) EMC
3 2 (4.76%) Software AG
3 2 (4.76%) Talend
3 2 (4.76%) Teradata
3 2 (4.76%) Veritas
3 2 (4.76%) webMethods
4 1 (2.38%) ATG
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Sybase
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day
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