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 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 Fusion Middleware (OFM)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 39 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Fusion 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.11% 0.59% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 2.15% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £410 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £490 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £441 £450
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50

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 90 93 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 27.95% 27.43% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 79 25
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Oracle Fusion
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Oracle Fusion as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Fusion in Merseyside over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 28 March 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 +3 4 £475 +5.55%
Oracle Fusion
North West

Oracle Fusion
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (92.31%) SOA
2 24 (92.31%) Middleware
2 24 (92.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (61.54%) Performance Management
3 16 (61.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 14 (53.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) BPEL
10 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (11.54%) High Availability
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (11.54%) Java
12 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
12 2 (7.69%) SQL
12 2 (7.69%) JMS
13 1 (3.85%) Logistics
13 1 (3.85%) 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 24 (92.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) DBA
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Java Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) SOA
2 16 (61.54%) Performance Management
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) BPEL
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.54%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) B2B
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle