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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 69 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.72% 28.42% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 29.61% 54.17% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 10
Average daily rate
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£435 £266 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.38% -20.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.98% -11.75%
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
233 96 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.32% 52.46% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 55 48
Average daily rate £360 £290 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 December 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 19 December 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 (54.86%) SQL
2 70 (48.61%) Oracle Database
3 48 (33.33%) Java
4 47 (32.64%) UNIX
5 43 (29.86%) Linux
5 43 (29.86%) Finance
6 42 (29.17%) PL/SQL
7 37 (25.69%) Security Cleared
8 36 (25.00%) HP
9 31 (21.53%) SC Cleared
10 30 (20.83%) ITIL
11 29 (20.14%) WebLogic
11 29 (20.14%) Red Hat
11 29 (20.14%) Middleware
12 28 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (18.06%) OpenView
14 25 (17.36%) SOA
15 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 24 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
16 22 (15.28%) Problem Management
16 22 (15.28%) SLA
17 21 (14.58%) Shell Script
17 21 (14.58%) Windows
17 21 (14.58%) Oracle EBS R12
18 20 (13.89%) J2EE
18 20 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
19 19 (13.19%) C
19 19 (13.19%) XML
20 18 (12.50%) Data Modelling
21 17 (11.81%) SOAP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (20.14%) WebLogic
2 16 (11.11%) AquaLogic
3 15 (10.42%) Tuxedo
4 14 (9.72%) Apache
5 13 (9.03%) JBoss
6 11 (7.64%) MQSeries
7 10 (6.94%) WebSphere
7 10 (6.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (5.56%) IIS
9 7 (4.86%) SAS
9 7 (4.86%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.78%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.69%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.69%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (14.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (9.03%) Oracle General Ledger
4 13 (9.03%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (9.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) LDAP
2 11 (7.64%) DNS
3 8 (5.56%) SAN
4 7 (4.86%) Firewall
5 6 (4.17%) DHCP
6 5 (3.47%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (2.08%) SSH
8 1 (0.69%) 2G
8 1 (0.69%) VPN
8 1 (0.69%) LAN
8 1 (0.69%) WAN
8 1 (0.69%) Intranet
8 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (48.61%) Oracle Database
2 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.64%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.86%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (3.47%) Base SAS
7 5 (3.47%) DB2
7 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (4.17%) Ant
1 6 (4.17%) JUnit
2 2 (1.39%) Toad
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) MSI
General
1 43 (29.86%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) General Ledger
3 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (25.69%) Developer
2 22 (15.28%) Consultant
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle Consultant
4 12 (8.33%) DBA
5 10 (6.94%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (6.94%) Administrator
5 10 (6.94%) Analyst
6 9 (6.25%) Architect
7 8 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Technical Leader
8 7 (4.86%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.47%) SAS Developer
9 5 (3.47%) ETL Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.47%) Tester
9 5 (3.47%) Scala Developer
10 4 (2.78%) JRules Developer
10 4 (2.78%) JRules Consultant
10 4 (2.78%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.78%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.14%) Middleware
2 20 (13.89%) J2EE
3 19 (13.19%) XML
4 17 (11.81%) SOAP
5 16 (11.11%) Java EE
6 11 (7.64%) JMS
6 11 (7.64%) Web Services
7 6 (4.17%) JPA
7 6 (4.17%) .NET
7 6 (4.17%) JDBC
7 6 (4.17%) JNDI
8 5 (3.47%) JRules
8 5 (3.47%) Play Framework
9 4 (2.78%) HTML
9 4 (2.78%) JSF
10 3 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.39%) RESTful
11 2 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (1.39%) CSS
11 2 (1.39%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) Clustering
2 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.39%) NHS
4 2 (1.39%) CMDB
5 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.69%) Open Source
5 1 (0.69%) DataPower
5 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.64%) UNIX
2 43 (29.86%) Linux
3 28 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (14.58%) Windows
5 6 (4.17%) HPUX
6 5 (3.47%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.39%) Solaris
7 2 (1.39%) AIX
7 2 (1.39%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) ITIL
2 25 (17.36%) SOA
3 22 (15.28%) Problem Management
4 18 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 15 (10.42%) Performance Testing
6 12 (8.33%) Workflow
6 12 (8.33%) Service Management
6 12 (8.33%) Change Management
7 11 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.94%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.94%) Logical Data Model
8 10 (6.94%) Physical Data Model
9 9 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.56%) Regression Testing
10 8 (5.56%) Migration
10 8 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.86%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (4.86%) Test Scripting
11 7 (4.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 79 (54.86%) SQL
2 48 (33.33%) Java
3 42 (29.17%) PL/SQL
4 21 (14.58%) Shell Script
5 19 (13.19%) C
6 17 (11.81%) VB
7 16 (11.11%) VB6
8 7 (4.86%) C#
9 6 (4.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 6 (4.17%) Perl
10 5 (3.47%) C++
10 5 (3.47%) Scala
11 3 (2.08%) Korn
12 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.39%) COBOL
13 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (25.69%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.47%) ISEB
4 4 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) OCP
6 1 (0.69%) OCA
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.28%) SLA
2 8 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.86%) Terminal Services
3 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.69%) RHEV
6 1 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (18.06%) OpenView
2 5 (3.47%) HP SIM
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.39%) OVSD
6 1 (0.69%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (25.00%) HP
2 29 (20.14%) Red Hat
3 14 (9.72%) Informatica
4 8 (5.56%) Citrix
5 7 (4.86%) VMware
5 7 (4.86%) Lotus
5 7 (4.86%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.17%) Splunk
7 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.39%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) Axway
9 1 (0.69%) Siebel
9 1 (0.69%) ILOG
9 1 (0.69%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.69%) IBM