The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Oracle Fusion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Fusion over the 3 months to 29 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.

Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFM)
North West > Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 34 26
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Fusion 2 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.60% 2.42% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 10.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Merseyside median daily rate £363 £510 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.92% +13.33%  
10th Percentile £344 £375 £388
90th Percentile £381 £625 £493
North West median daily rate £363 £500 £588
% change year-on-year -27.50% -14.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Fusion is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 136 76 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 40.48% 23.03% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 113 138
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +16.27%  
10th Percentile £288 £285 £180
90th Percentile £488 £595 £438
North West median daily rate £388 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £18.80 -
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £28.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +44.73% -32.94%  

Oracle Fusion
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Fusion in Merseyside

Oracle Fusion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Fusion in Merseyside

Oracle Fusion
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 Fusion within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 2 £363 -29.95%
St Helens - 1 £363 -
Oracle Fusion
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) BPEL
5 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (16.67%) JMS
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) Logistics
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle Fusion
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 11 (91.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (25.00%) DBA
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Java Middleware Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) BPEL
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle