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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 10 10 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 25 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 9.65% 13.10% 10.92%
As % of the Vendors category 23.36% 22.60% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 13
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £325 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £454 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

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 107 146 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 41.31% 57.94% 56.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 117 60
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.09 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +26.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Liverpool over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Liverpool

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Liverpool

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 20 (37.04%) SOA
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
3 17 (31.48%) Middleware
3 17 (31.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (27.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (25.93%) Java
5 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 14 (25.93%) Scrum
6 13 (24.07%) Performance Management
6 13 (24.07%) Linux
6 13 (24.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 11 (20.37%) Windows
7 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 11 (20.37%) TDD
7 11 (20.37%) Spring
8 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (18.52%) MySQL
8 10 (18.52%) DevOps
8 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
8 10 (18.52%) Open Source
8 10 (18.52%) BDD
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 9 (16.67%) Unix
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (14.81%) HTML
10 8 (14.81%) CSS
10 8 (14.81%) SQL Server

Oracle
Top Related 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 20 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
4 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.56%) DB2
8 3 (5.56%) Informix
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) DBA
2 16 (29.63%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Principal Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Principal .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Principal Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Middleware
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (20.37%) Spring
3 8 (14.81%) CSS
3 8 (14.81%) HTML
4 7 (12.96%) RESTful
4 7 (12.96%) Spring Boot
5 6 (11.11%) .NET
5 6 (11.11%) J2EE
6 5 (9.26%) Web Services
6 5 (9.26%) XML
7 4 (7.41%) REST
8 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.56%) Node.js
9 2 (3.70%) XSD
10 1 (1.85%) JMS
10 1 (1.85%) JSP
10 1 (1.85%) Servlets
10 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 9 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (37.04%) SOA
2 14 (25.93%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) Performance Management
4 11 (20.37%) TDD
5 10 (18.52%) BDD
5 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) DevOps
5 10 (18.52%) Open Source
6 7 (12.96%) API Design
6 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
6 7 (12.96%) Kanban
6 7 (12.96%) Microservices
7 6 (11.11%) Coaching
7 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.41%) ETL
8 4 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) Java
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) Scala
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Veritas File System
2 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (24.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Teradata
1 6 (11.11%) VMware
2 3 (5.56%) IDERA
2 3 (5.56%) Siebel
3 2 (3.70%) EMC
3 2 (3.70%) Software AG
3 2 (3.70%) Tableau
3 2 (3.70%) Veritas
3 2 (3.70%) webMethods
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Perforce
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) Talend