The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 75 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.38% 17.86% 13.99%
As % of the Vendors category 38.27% 39.68% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£333 £425 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +84.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.07 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
Oracle
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 63 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.79% 45.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 32 68
Average daily rate £346 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle.

1 90 (55.21%) SQL
2 79 (48.47%) Oracle Database
3 64 (39.26%) UNIX
4 54 (33.13%) PL/SQL
4 54 (33.13%) Linux
5 51 (31.29%) Security Cleared
6 44 (26.99%) Java
7 43 (26.38%) Red Hat
8 42 (25.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (23.93%) SC Cleared
10 36 (22.09%) HP
10 36 (22.09%) Finance
11 35 (21.47%) WebLogic
12 28 (17.18%) Windows
12 28 (17.18%) Oracle EBS
12 28 (17.18%) WebSphere
13 27 (16.56%) SQL Server
14 25 (15.34%) Oracle Database 11g
15 24 (14.72%) Oracle Applications
16 23 (14.11%) Middleware
17 22 (13.50%) Informatica
17 22 (13.50%) Configuration Management
17 22 (13.50%) ITIL
17 22 (13.50%) Workflow
18 21 (12.88%) JBoss
18 21 (12.88%) SLA
18 21 (12.88%) Problem Management
19 20 (12.27%) SOA
19 20 (12.27%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (12.27%) VMware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (21.47%) WebLogic
2 28 (17.18%) WebSphere
3 17 (10.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (9.82%) SAS
5 11 (6.75%) Tuxedo
6 9 (5.52%) Apache
6 9 (5.52%) AquaLogic
7 7 (4.29%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.68%) MQSeries
9 5 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (3.07%) Oracle 10gAS
10 4 (2.45%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (2.45%) IIS
11 3 (1.84%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.23%) FileNet
12 2 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.23%) LiveCycle
12 2 (1.23%) Mule
13 1 (0.61%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (17.18%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (14.72%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (11.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (9.82%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (8.59%) Oracle Receivables
5 14 (8.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (3.07%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.66%) LDAP
2 17 (10.43%) DNS
3 15 (9.20%) Firewall
4 10 (6.13%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (4.91%) SSH
5 8 (4.91%) SAN
6 7 (4.29%) DHCP
7 5 (3.07%) VPN
7 5 (3.07%) LAN
7 5 (3.07%) WAN
8 2 (1.23%) SSL
8 2 (1.23%) Intranet
8 2 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (48.47%) Oracle Database
2 27 (16.56%) SQL Server
3 25 (15.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (9.82%) Base SAS
5 15 (9.20%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (6.75%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.75%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.91%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (3.68%) DB2
8 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (3.07%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.07%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.91%) JUnit
3 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.84%) ERwin
3 3 (1.84%) Ant
3 3 (1.84%) Maven
4 2 (1.23%) Subversion
4 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) MSI
5 1 (0.61%) Toad
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 36 (22.09%) Finance
2 12 (7.36%) General Ledger
3 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.61%) Publishing
4 1 (0.61%) Front Office
4 1 (0.61%) Back Office
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (27.61%) Developer
2 21 (12.88%) Analyst
3 13 (7.98%) DBA
3 13 (7.98%) SAS Developer
4 12 (7.36%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (7.36%) Applications Support
5 11 (6.75%) Support Analyst
5 11 (6.75%) Consultant
6 10 (6.13%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.52%) Programmer
7 9 (5.52%) UNIX Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (4.29%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (3.68%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.68%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Tester
11 5 (3.07%) Scala Developer
11 5 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.11%) Middleware
2 15 (9.20%) Web Services
3 13 (7.98%) J2EE
4 12 (7.36%) XML
5 10 (6.13%) Java EE
5 10 (6.13%) .NET
6 9 (5.52%) JMS
6 9 (5.52%) Spring
7 8 (4.91%) Play Framework
8 6 (3.68%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.68%) XSLT
9 5 (3.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (3.07%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (3.07%) SOAP
9 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.45%) HTML
10 4 (2.45%) CSS
10 4 (2.45%) Spring Batch
10 4 (2.45%) Drools
11 3 (1.84%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.07%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.07%) Open Source
2 5 (3.07%) Thin Client
2 5 (3.07%) Clustering
3 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.23%) CMDB
4 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.61%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
5 1 (0.61%) NHS
5 1 (0.61%) Informatics
5 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 64 (39.26%) UNIX
2 54 (33.13%) Linux
3 42 (25.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (17.18%) Windows
5 9 (5.52%) AIX
5 9 (5.52%) HPUX
5 9 (5.52%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.68%) Solaris
7 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.50%) Configuration Management
1 22 (13.50%) ITIL
1 22 (13.50%) Workflow
2 21 (12.88%) Problem Management
3 20 (12.27%) SOA
3 20 (12.27%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (11.04%) Dimensional Modelling
5 16 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.82%) Data Modelling
5 16 (9.82%) Performance Testing
6 15 (9.20%) Migration
7 14 (8.59%) Regression Testing
8 13 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (7.98%) CRM
9 12 (7.36%) Data Security
10 11 (6.75%) Service Management
10 11 (6.75%) ETL
10 11 (6.75%) Data Management
11 10 (6.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (55.21%) SQL
2 54 (33.13%) PL/SQL
3 44 (26.99%) Java
4 19 (11.66%) Shell Script
5 14 (8.59%) C
6 12 (7.36%) VB
6 12 (7.36%) C#
7 11 (6.75%) Perl
7 11 (6.75%) VB6
8 9 (5.52%) Scala
9 8 (4.91%) Korn
10 6 (3.68%) C++
11 5 (3.07%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (31.29%) Security Cleared
2 39 (23.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.68%) Degree
5 5 (3.07%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.88%) SLA
2 12 (7.36%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.98%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.91%) NFS
4 7 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.07%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.45%) KVM
6 4 (2.45%) RHEV
7 3 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) OpenView
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.84%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.23%) OVSD
4 2 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.23%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.61%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 43 (26.38%) Red Hat
2 36 (22.09%) HP
3 22 (13.50%) Informatica
4 21 (12.88%) JBoss
5 20 (12.27%) VMware
6 12 (7.36%) IBM
7 9 (5.52%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.91%) Business Objects
8 8 (4.91%) Citrix
9 7 (4.29%) Siebel
10 5 (3.07%) Sun
11 4 (2.45%) Axway
11 4 (2.45%) SAP
12 3 (1.84%) Lotus
13 2 (1.23%) Apple
13 2 (1.23%) Adobe
13 2 (1.23%) WSO2
13 2 (1.23%) Splunk
14 1 (0.61%) Blackboard
14 1 (0.61%) Cognos