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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 4 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 62 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.53% 15.43% 13.61%
As % of the Vendors category 35.63% 35.71% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 12 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +79.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £365 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £735 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £10.07 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+346.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
174 70 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.40% 43.21% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 31 69
Average daily rate £345 £363 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +42.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £505 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -48.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 79 (52.67%) SQL
2 70 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 51 (34.00%) UNIX
4 49 (32.67%) Security Cleared
5 47 (31.33%) PL/SQL
6 45 (30.00%) Linux
7 37 (24.67%) SC Cleared
8 36 (24.00%) Java
9 33 (22.00%) Red Hat
9 33 (22.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 32 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
11 30 (20.00%) Finance
12 28 (18.67%) WebSphere
12 28 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (17.33%) HP
14 25 (16.67%) Informatica
14 25 (16.67%) Workflow
14 25 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
15 24 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
15 24 (16.00%) Data Modelling
15 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
15 24 (16.00%) WebLogic
16 23 (15.33%) Windows
17 20 (13.33%) Configuration Management
17 20 (13.33%) JBoss
17 20 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
18 19 (12.67%) Oracle EBS R12
19 18 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
20 17 (11.33%) VMware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (18.67%) WebSphere
2 24 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 20 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (10.67%) SAS
5 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.00%) Apache
6 6 (4.00%) MQSeries
7 5 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.33%) Oracle 10gAS
7 5 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.00%) Mule
9 3 (2.00%) LiveCycle
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle UPK
10 2 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.33%) FileNet
11 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 30 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (12.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (10.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 16 (10.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (2.67%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (2.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (2.67%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) LDAP
1 13 (8.67%) DNS
1 13 (8.67%) Firewall
2 8 (5.33%) SSH
2 8 (5.33%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (3.33%) SAN
3 5 (3.33%) LAN
3 5 (3.33%) WAN
3 5 (3.33%) DHCP
3 5 (3.33%) VPN
4 2 (1.33%) Intranet
4 2 (1.33%) Internet
4 2 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 33 (22.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (10.67%) Base SAS
5 15 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (4.00%) DB2
9 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (10.67%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.67%) JUnit
3 5 (3.33%) ERwin
4 4 (2.67%) Maven
4 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.00%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) Toad
6 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 30 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (9.33%) General Ledger
3 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.67%) Front Office
4 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (30.00%) Developer
2 21 (14.00%) Analyst
3 13 (8.67%) SAS Developer
4 12 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 11 (7.33%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (7.33%) DBA
6 10 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.00%) Consultant
7 9 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (6.00%) Programmer
7 9 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.00%) UNIX Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Data Modeller
10 6 (4.00%) Tester
11 5 (3.33%) SAS Programmer
11 5 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.33%) Middleware
2 13 (8.67%) XML
3 11 (7.33%) Web Services
4 10 (6.67%) .NET
5 9 (6.00%) Play Framework
6 8 (5.33%) J2EE
6 8 (5.33%) Spring
7 7 (4.67%) XSLT
7 7 (4.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (4.00%) JMS
9 5 (3.33%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.33%) Java EE
10 4 (2.67%) Drools
10 4 (2.67%) Spring Batch
10 4 (2.67%) CSS
10 4 (2.67%) HTML
11 3 (2.00%) Java SE
11 3 (2.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.33%) Thin Client
1 5 (3.33%) Fat Client
1 5 (3.33%) Open Source
2 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.67%) NHS
3 1 (0.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.67%) Clustering
3 1 (0.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.67%) Informatics
3 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.00%) UNIX
2 45 (30.00%) Linux
3 32 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (15.33%) Windows
5 9 (6.00%) AIX
5 9 (6.00%) HPUX
6 7 (4.67%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.00%) Solaris
8 3 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (16.67%) Workflow
3 24 (16.00%) Data Modelling
3 24 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 17 (11.33%) Regression Testing
5 17 (11.33%) ETL
6 16 (10.67%) Migration
6 16 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (10.67%) Problem Management
7 15 (10.00%) ITIL
8 14 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.00%) CRM
9 12 (8.00%) SOA
9 12 (8.00%) Data Security
10 11 (7.33%) Data Management
11 9 (6.00%) Service Management
12 7 (4.67%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.67%) Asset Management
13 6 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (52.67%) SQL
2 47 (31.33%) PL/SQL
3 36 (24.00%) Java
4 12 (8.00%) C#
5 11 (7.33%) Perl
6 10 (6.67%) Scala
7 8 (5.33%) Korn
8 6 (4.00%) C++
9 5 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.00%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (32.67%) Security Cleared
2 37 (24.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.00%) Degree
5 5 (3.33%) ISEB
6 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.00%) SLA
2 12 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.33%) NFS
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.67%) KVM
6 4 (2.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.33%) OpenView
3 3 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.33%) OVSD
5 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.67%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 33 (22.00%) Red Hat
2 26 (17.33%) HP
3 25 (16.67%) Informatica
4 20 (13.33%) JBoss
5 17 (11.33%) VMware
6 12 (8.00%) IBM
7 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.67%) Siebel
9 6 (4.00%) Business Objects
10 5 (3.33%) SAP
10 5 (3.33%) Sun
10 5 (3.33%) Citrix
11 4 (2.67%) Axway
12 3 (2.00%) WSO2
12 3 (2.00%) Adobe
13 2 (1.33%) Apple
14 1 (0.67%) Blackboard
14 1 (0.67%) Cognos