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 26 January 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 37 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 23 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.51% 4.20% 3.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.65% 19.28% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 4
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£451 £278 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.69% -14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.70 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+49.84% -14.32%
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
147 83 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.44% 21.78% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 45 25
Average daily rate £350 £279 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.67% -23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £402 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £99.10 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.86% +389.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -3 20 £451 +64.17%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (64.38%) SQL
3 28 (38.36%) PL/SQL
4 27 (36.99%) Java
5 24 (32.88%) Linux
6 22 (30.14%) UNIX
7 21 (28.77%) HP
7 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
8 20 (27.40%) Middleware
9 19 (26.03%) Red Hat
9 19 (26.03%) Shell Script
9 19 (26.03%) WebLogic
9 19 (26.03%) Finance
9 19 (26.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
10 18 (24.66%) OpenView
10 18 (24.66%) Data Modelling
10 18 (24.66%) SOA
11 16 (21.92%) C
11 16 (21.92%) VB
11 16 (21.92%) VB6
11 16 (21.92%) AquaLogic
12 15 (20.55%) Tuxedo
13 14 (19.18%) Java EE
13 14 (19.18%) Performance Testing
14 11 (15.07%) Problem Management
14 11 (15.07%) ITIL
15 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (13.70%) XML
15 10 (13.70%) Logical Data Model

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 19 (26.03%) WebLogic
2 16 (21.92%) AquaLogic
3 15 (20.55%) Tuxedo
4 8 (10.96%) SAS
5 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
6 6 (8.22%) MQSeries
7 4 (5.48%) Apache
8 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.37%) OpenROAD
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) LDAP
3 1 (1.37%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (8.22%) Base SAS
3 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Ant
2 1 (1.37%) Toad
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) DBA
3 9 (12.33%) Architect
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (10.96%) Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.85%) Tester
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) SAS Developer
7 4 (5.48%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.48%) JRules Developer
7 4 (5.48%) JRules Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Design Leader
8 3 (4.11%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) Middleware
2 14 (19.18%) Java EE
3 10 (13.70%) XML
4 5 (6.85%) SOAP
4 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 5 (6.85%) J2EE
4 5 (6.85%) JRules
5 4 (5.48%) JMS
5 4 (5.48%) JDBC
5 4 (5.48%) JNDI
6 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.11%) CSS
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) Spring
6 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.11%) JSON
6 3 (4.11%) jQuery
7 2 (2.74%) JPA
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.11%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.37%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Linux
2 22 (30.14%) UNIX
3 19 (26.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) HPUX
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Data Modelling
1 18 (24.66%) SOA
2 14 (19.18%) Performance Testing
3 11 (15.07%) Problem Management
3 11 (15.07%) ITIL
4 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.70%) Logical Data Model
4 10 (13.70%) Physical Data Model
5 7 (9.59%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (8.22%) Network Management
6 6 (8.22%) Change Management
7 5 (6.85%) ETL
7 5 (6.85%) Data Security
7 5 (6.85%) High Availability
7 5 (6.85%) System Testing
7 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Service Management
9 3 (4.11%) Document Management
9 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 47 (64.38%) SQL
2 28 (38.36%) PL/SQL
3 27 (36.99%) Java
4 19 (26.03%) Shell Script
5 16 (21.92%) VB6
5 16 (21.92%) C
5 16 (21.92%) VB
6 4 (5.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) ISEB
4 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) OpenView
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.74%) OVSD
4 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (28.77%) HP
3 19 (26.03%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.96%) Informatica
5 6 (8.22%) Splunk
6 5 (6.85%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.37%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) ILOG
7 1 (1.37%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.37%) Open Text
7 1 (1.37%) VMware