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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 28 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 51 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.10% 4.84% 3.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.98% 21.79% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 5
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£410 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £265 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
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
232 78 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.75% 22.22% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 43 40
Average daily rate £375 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 7
Average hourly rate £28.75 £12.99 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.32% -35.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.99 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £12.99 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.56%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 0 49 £380 +40.09% 4
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (63.75%) SQL
3 29 (36.25%) PL/SQL
4 28 (35.00%) Security Cleared
5 26 (32.50%) UNIX
6 25 (31.25%) Linux
6 25 (31.25%) Java
6 25 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 24 (30.00%) Middleware
8 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 20 (25.00%) HP
8 20 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (23.75%) Shell Script
9 19 (23.75%) Finance
10 18 (22.50%) Data Modelling
11 17 (21.25%) Performance Testing
12 16 (20.00%) SOA
12 16 (20.00%) OpenView
13 15 (18.75%) C
13 15 (18.75%) VB
13 15 (18.75%) VB6
14 14 (17.50%) Tuxedo
14 14 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (16.25%) AquaLogic
16 12 (15.00%) Java EE
16 12 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
17 11 (13.75%) Oracle Applications
17 11 (13.75%) XML
18 10 (12.50%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (17.50%) Tuxedo
3 13 (16.25%) AquaLogic
4 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.75%) SAS
5 6 (7.50%) MQSeries
5 6 (7.50%) Apache
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) SAN
2 4 (5.00%) LDAP
3 3 (3.75%) Firewall
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) DHCP
3 3 (3.75%) VPN
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.25%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (7.50%) Base SAS
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Ant
2 2 (2.50%) Toad
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) DBA
3 16 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (10.00%) Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.25%) Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Tester
6 5 (6.25%) SAS Developer
6 5 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (5.00%) JRules Developer
7 4 (5.00%) JRules Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Design Leader
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) Middleware
2 12 (15.00%) Java EE
3 11 (13.75%) XML
4 8 (10.00%) Web Services
5 5 (6.25%) JRules
5 5 (6.25%) SOAP
5 5 (6.25%) J2EE
6 4 (5.00%) JMS
6 4 (5.00%) JDBC
6 4 (5.00%) JNDI
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.50%) CSS
8 2 (2.50%) .NET
8 2 (2.50%) HTML
8 2 (2.50%) Spring
8 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.50%) JSON
8 2 (2.50%) jQuery
8 2 (2.50%) RESTful
9 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.75%) Open Source
2 3 (3.75%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.75%) Clustering
2 3 (3.75%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) UNIX
2 25 (31.25%) Linux
3 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.00%) HPUX
4 4 (5.00%) Solaris
5 3 (3.75%) Windows
5 3 (3.75%) AIX
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Data Modelling
2 17 (21.25%) Performance Testing
3 16 (20.00%) SOA
4 10 (12.50%) ITIL
4 10 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 10 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (11.25%) Problem Management
5 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (8.75%) Service Management
8 6 (7.50%) ETL
8 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.25%) System Testing
9 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.25%) High Availability
9 5 (6.25%) Data Security
9 5 (6.25%) Document Management
9 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (63.75%) SQL
2 29 (36.25%) PL/SQL
3 25 (31.25%) Java
4 19 (23.75%) Shell Script
5 15 (18.75%) C
5 15 (18.75%) VB
5 15 (18.75%) VB6
6 4 (5.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.25%) C#
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) RHEV
2 3 (3.75%) KVM
2 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) OpenView
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.50%) OVSD
4 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 20 (25.00%) HP
3 8 (10.00%) Informatica
4 5 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 3 (3.75%) Splunk
6 3 (3.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.25%) Open Text
7 1 (1.25%) IBM
7 1 (1.25%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.25%) ILOG