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 23 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 28 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 51 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.37% 1.71% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.00% 9.52% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 4 3
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£330 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £406 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
170 63 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.57% 18.00% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 41 41
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £233 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £32.09 £9.75 £13.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.29% -27.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £6.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £12.99 £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +6 44 £329 +7.44% 3
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (47.62%) SQL
3 31 (36.90%) Linux
3 31 (36.90%) Security Cleared
4 29 (34.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (34.52%) Red Hat
5 27 (32.14%) Java
5 27 (32.14%) Middleware
5 27 (32.14%) SC Cleared
6 26 (30.95%) UNIX
7 25 (29.76%) PL/SQL
8 20 (23.81%) WebLogic
9 19 (22.62%) HP
9 19 (22.62%) Finance
10 17 (20.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (19.05%) Performance Testing
12 15 (17.86%) VMware
12 15 (17.86%) Shell Script
12 15 (17.86%) OpenView
12 15 (17.86%) SOA
13 14 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 12 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
14 12 (14.29%) VB
14 12 (14.29%) AquaLogic
14 12 (14.29%) VB6
14 12 (14.29%) Java EE
14 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (13.10%) C
15 11 (13.10%) Tuxedo

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 12 (14.29%) AquaLogic
4 11 (13.10%) Tuxedo
5 5 (5.95%) Apache
5 5 (5.95%) SAS
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) SAN
2 5 (5.95%) Firewall
2 5 (5.95%) LAN
2 5 (5.95%) WAN
2 5 (5.95%) DHCP
2 5 (5.95%) VPN
2 5 (5.95%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.95%) Base SAS
6 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.19%) OLAP
9 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Ant
2 2 (2.38%) Toad
3 1 (1.19%) ERwin
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) DBA
2 20 (23.81%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (15.48%) Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Administrator
4 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.14%) Tester
6 5 (5.95%) Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
6 5 (5.95%) UNIX Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) Middleware
2 12 (14.29%) Java EE
3 8 (9.52%) Web Services
4 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
4 5 (5.95%) Spring
5 4 (4.76%) SOAP
5 4 (4.76%) XML
5 4 (4.76%) J2EE
6 3 (3.57%) XSLT
6 3 (3.57%) JMS
6 3 (3.57%) JDBC
6 3 (3.57%) JNDI
6 3 (3.57%) Java SE
6 3 (3.57%) Spring MVC
6 3 (3.57%) Drools
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.57%) Spring Batch
7 2 (2.38%) jQuery
7 2 (2.38%) JSON
7 2 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Thin Client
1 5 (5.95%) Fat Client
1 5 (5.95%) Open Source
2 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.19%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Linux
2 29 (34.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (30.95%) UNIX
4 6 (7.14%) Solaris
5 5 (5.95%) AIX
5 5 (5.95%) HPUX
6 2 (2.38%) Windows
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Performance Testing
2 15 (17.86%) SOA
3 10 (11.90%) ETL
3 10 (11.90%) ITIL
4 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (9.52%) Service Management
4 8 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 6 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (5.95%) System Testing
7 5 (5.95%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.95%) Document Management
7 5 (5.95%) Project Management
7 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.76%) Change Management
8 4 (4.76%) Data Security
8 4 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) SQL
2 27 (32.14%) Java
3 25 (29.76%) PL/SQL
4 15 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.29%) VB6
5 12 (14.29%) VB
6 11 (13.10%) C
7 3 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (36.90%) Security Cleared
2 27 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) ISEB
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.76%) KVM
4 4 (4.76%) RHEV
5 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) OpenView
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.38%) OVSD
4 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (34.52%) Red Hat
3 19 (22.62%) HP
4 15 (17.86%) VMware
5 11 (13.10%) Informatica
6 9 (10.71%) IBM
7 5 (5.95%) Citrix
7 5 (5.95%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.57%) JBoss
8 3 (3.57%) Splunk
9 1 (1.19%) Apple
9 1 (1.19%) Mapinfo
9 1 (1.19%) Cognos
9 1 (1.19%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) Microsoft