The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Oracle Applications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +7.91% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

Oracle Applications is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 32 26 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 10.06% 8.61% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 9
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -29.68%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in Merseyside

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle