The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 44 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 26 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.32% 5.32% 4.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.90% 22.99% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 6
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£470 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.90% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -29.11%
Oracle Database
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 87 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.88% 23.14% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 44 31
Average daily rate £375 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Average hourly rate £21.25 £28.10 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% +38.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.02 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.17 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the North East region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the North East region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 23 £463 +68.18%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 79 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (60.76%) SQL
3 28 (35.44%) PL/SQL
3 28 (35.44%) Security Cleared
4 27 (34.18%) Java
5 26 (32.91%) Linux
5 26 (32.91%) Middleware
6 25 (31.65%) SC Cleared
7 23 (29.11%) UNIX
8 22 (27.85%) HP
9 21 (26.58%) Red Hat
9 21 (26.58%) WebLogic
9 21 (26.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (25.32%) Finance
11 19 (24.05%) OpenView
11 19 (24.05%) Shell Script
11 19 (24.05%) SOA
12 18 (22.78%) Data Modelling
13 16 (20.25%) C
13 16 (20.25%) VB
13 16 (20.25%) VB6
13 16 (20.25%) AquaLogic
14 15 (18.99%) Java EE
14 15 (18.99%) Performance Testing
14 15 (18.99%) Tuxedo
15 12 (15.19%) ITIL
16 11 (13.92%) Problem Management
17 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (12.66%) Logical Data Model
17 10 (12.66%) Physical Data Model

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (26.58%) WebLogic
2 16 (20.25%) AquaLogic
3 15 (18.99%) Tuxedo
4 7 (8.86%) SAS
4 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.59%) MQSeries
6 5 (6.33%) Apache
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.27%) OpenROAD
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) SAN
2 4 (5.06%) LDAP
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (7.59%) Base SAS
3 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Ant
2 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) DBA
3 14 (17.72%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (11.39%) Architect
5 8 (10.13%) Consultant
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.33%) Tester
7 5 (6.33%) Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) SAS Developer
8 4 (5.06%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) JRules Developer
8 4 (5.06%) JRules Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Design Leader
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) Middleware
2 15 (18.99%) Java EE
3 10 (12.66%) XML
4 6 (7.59%) Web Services
5 5 (6.33%) JRules
5 5 (6.33%) SOAP
5 5 (6.33%) J2EE
6 4 (5.06%) JDBC
6 4 (5.06%) JMS
6 4 (5.06%) JNDI
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.53%) RESTful
8 2 (2.53%) jQuery
8 2 (2.53%) JSON
8 2 (2.53%) Spring
8 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.53%) CSS
8 2 (2.53%) HTML
8 2 (2.53%) .NET
9 1 (1.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.80%) Clustering
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.27%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) UNIX
3 21 (26.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) HPUX
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) SOA
2 18 (22.78%) Data Modelling
3 15 (18.99%) Performance Testing
4 12 (15.19%) ITIL
5 11 (13.92%) Problem Management
6 10 (12.66%) Logical Data Model
6 10 (12.66%) Physical Data Model
7 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.86%) Change Management
8 7 (8.86%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (7.59%) Network Management
10 5 (6.33%) System Testing
10 5 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Data Security
10 5 (6.33%) Service Management
10 5 (6.33%) High Availability
11 4 (5.06%) ETL
11 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.06%) Asset Management
11 4 (5.06%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.76%) SQL
2 28 (35.44%) PL/SQL
3 27 (34.18%) Java
4 19 (24.05%) Shell Script
5 16 (20.25%) VB6
5 16 (20.25%) C
5 16 (20.25%) VB
6 4 (5.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Security Cleared
2 25 (31.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) KVM
2 1 (1.27%) RHEV
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (24.05%) OpenView
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.53%) OVSD
4 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (27.85%) HP
3 21 (26.58%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.13%) Informatica
5 6 (7.59%) Splunk
6 5 (6.33%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.53%) VMware
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix
8 1 (1.27%) ILOG
8 1 (1.27%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.27%) Open Text