The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Oracle Financials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Financials over the 3 months to 28 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.

Oracle Financials
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.31% - 1.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.94% - 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +20.73% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £17.50

Oracle Financials 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 34 35 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 10.56% 10.32% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 8
Median daily rate £450 £450 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £375 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

Oracle Financials
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Financials in Merseyside

Oracle Financials
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Financials in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables

Oracle Financials
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) OBIEE Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle