Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Database (Oracle RDBMS)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 31 41
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 7 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.44% 3.85% 2.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.03% 12.99% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 11
Merseyside median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £373 £358 £350
90th Percentile £488 £477 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -40.30%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 116 177 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 23.82% 29.60% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 99 82
Merseyside median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £223
90th Percentile £488 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £22.50 -
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +45.45%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Merseyside

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -15 5 £400 -
Oracle Database
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Microservices
3 5 (71.43%) React
3 5 (71.43%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 5 (71.43%) Kanban
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) BDD
3 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (71.43%) Ember.js
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus

Oracle Database
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 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Siebel CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Ember.js
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) React
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel