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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 52 120 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.40% 29.20% 10.91%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 48.78% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 87 4
Average daily rate
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£403 £280 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £456 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.80 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +12.93%
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
156 246 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.21% 59.85% 55.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 167 35
Average daily rate £358 £263 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.41% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £444 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.36 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -39.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 59 (52.68%) SQL
2 50 (44.64%) Finance
3 42 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 36 (32.14%) Java
5 35 (31.25%) PL/SQL
6 33 (29.46%) Linux
7 25 (22.32%) Oracle Reports
7 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
8 23 (20.54%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (20.54%) ITIL
8 23 (20.54%) UNIX
9 21 (18.75%) XML
9 21 (18.75%) HP
10 20 (17.86%) SOAP
10 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
11 19 (16.96%) Oracle EBS R12
11 19 (16.96%) Data Modelling
11 19 (16.96%) Red Hat
11 19 (16.96%) Oracle EBS
12 18 (16.07%) WebLogic
12 18 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (16.07%) Oracle General Ledger
12 18 (16.07%) Oracle Payables
13 17 (15.18%) Problem Management
13 17 (15.18%) J2EE
14 16 (14.29%) Middleware
14 16 (14.29%) Workflow
14 16 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
15 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (13.39%) SLA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 18 (16.07%) WebLogic
2 13 (11.61%) JBoss
3 12 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 12 (10.71%) SAS
4 10 (8.93%) AquaLogic
5 6 (5.36%) Apache
5 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.36%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.57%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.57%) IIS
6 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.89%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.89%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Office
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (16.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle General Ledger
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (13.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (9.82%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) LDAP
2 5 (4.46%) DNS
2 5 (4.46%) SAN
3 3 (2.68%) Firewall
3 3 (2.68%) DHCP
4 2 (1.79%) 2G
4 2 (1.79%) SSH
4 2 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.89%) Internet
5 1 (0.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 25 (22.32%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (6.25%) Base SAS
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (2.68%) MySQL
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Ant
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.68%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.79%) NeoLoad
3 2 (1.79%) Toad
3 2 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.89%) ERwin
4 1 (0.89%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 50 (44.64%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 8 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.46%) Back Office
5 3 (2.68%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (40.18%) Developer
2 16 (14.29%) Consultant
3 13 (11.61%) Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Programmer
7 6 (5.36%) Administrator
7 6 (5.36%) SAS Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Informatica Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) SAS Programmer
9 4 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) JRules Developer
9 4 (3.57%) JRules Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) XML
2 20 (17.86%) SOAP
3 17 (15.18%) J2EE
4 16 (14.29%) Middleware
5 12 (10.71%) JPA
6 11 (9.82%) Web Services
7 8 (7.14%) JDBC
7 8 (7.14%) JMS
7 8 (7.14%) JNDI
8 7 (6.25%) JSF
8 7 (6.25%) Java EE
9 6 (5.36%) Spring
9 6 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.36%) HTML
10 5 (4.46%) JRules
10 5 (4.46%) jQuery
10 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.57%) Java EE 5
11 4 (3.57%) JSON
11 4 (3.57%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Clustering
2 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.57%) NHS
5 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.68%) DataPower
6 2 (1.79%) HP Superdome
6 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.79%) Informatics
7 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.89%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.46%) Linux
2 23 (20.54%) UNIX
3 18 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.36%) Windows
5 4 (3.57%) HPUX
5 4 (3.57%) VME
6 3 (2.68%) AIX
7 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.54%) ITIL
1 23 (20.54%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (16.96%) Data Modelling
3 17 (15.18%) Problem Management
4 16 (14.29%) Workflow
5 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.71%) ETL
7 11 (9.82%) SOA
7 11 (9.82%) Integration Testing
8 10 (8.93%) Test Scripting
8 10 (8.93%) Logical Data Model
8 10 (8.93%) Physical Data Model
8 10 (8.93%) Service Management
8 10 (8.93%) Regression Testing
9 9 (8.04%) Migration
9 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.04%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (7.14%) High Availability
10 8 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (52.68%) SQL
2 36 (32.14%) Java
3 35 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 8 (7.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.25%) Perl
6 4 (3.57%) COBOL
7 2 (1.79%) C
7 2 (1.79%) C#
7 2 (1.79%) VBA
7 2 (1.79%) Korn
8 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) VB6
8 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.57%) Degree
4 4 (3.57%) OCAJ
4 4 (3.57%) OCP
4 4 (3.57%) OCA
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.89%) ISEB
7 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) SLA
2 7 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) Terminal Services
2 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) OpenView
2 3 (2.68%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) HP
2 19 (16.96%) Red Hat
3 13 (11.61%) Informatica
4 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.46%) SAP
6 4 (3.57%) Citrix
6 4 (3.57%) Cerner
6 4 (3.57%) Lotus
6 4 (3.57%) VMware
6 4 (3.57%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (2.68%) Axway
7 3 (2.68%) Splunk
7 3 (2.68%) Siebel
7 3 (2.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.89%) ILOG
8 1 (0.89%) TSYS