The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 21 October 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.

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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 10 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 100 74 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.67% 20.85% 13.30%
As % of the Vendors category 30.96% 42.29% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 37 25
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£350 £383 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £28.75 £17.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Oracle
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
323 175 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.94% 49.30% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 68 99
Average daily rate £348 £326 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £171 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.72% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £22.14 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Oracle
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 across the North East region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Oracle
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 across the North East region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Oracle
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 86 £350 +5.90% 12
Durham -3 5 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 93 (52.54%) SQL
2 76 (42.94%) Oracle Database
3 62 (35.03%) UNIX
4 57 (32.20%) Security Cleared
5 55 (31.07%) PL/SQL
6 52 (29.38%) Java
7 51 (28.81%) Finance
8 45 (25.42%) Oracle EBS
9 43 (24.29%) SC Cleared
10 42 (23.73%) Linux
11 40 (22.60%) HP
12 34 (19.21%) Red Hat
12 34 (19.21%) Middleware
13 33 (18.64%) WebLogic
13 33 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 32 (18.08%) Oracle EBS R12
14 32 (18.08%) Oracle Applications
15 29 (16.38%) ITIL
16 28 (15.82%) Windows
17 26 (14.69%) SOA
18 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
18 25 (14.12%) Problem Management
19 24 (13.56%) SLA
19 24 (13.56%) Workflow
20 23 (12.99%) Oracle Payables
21 22 (12.43%) Oracle Receivables
21 22 (12.43%) Oracle General Ledger
21 22 (12.43%) Shell Script
22 21 (11.86%) OpenView
22 21 (11.86%) JBoss

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 33 (18.64%) WebLogic
2 21 (11.86%) JBoss
3 19 (10.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (9.04%) WebSphere
5 14 (7.91%) Apache
5 14 (7.91%) Tuxedo
6 13 (7.34%) AquaLogic
7 9 (5.08%) SAS
8 7 (3.95%) IIS
9 6 (3.39%) IBM Notes
10 5 (2.82%) MQSeries
10 5 (2.82%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.13%) FileNet
12 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 45 (25.42%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (18.08%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (18.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (12.99%) Oracle Payables
4 22 (12.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 22 (12.43%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (7.34%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (3.95%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (2.82%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.73%) LDAP
2 17 (9.60%) DNS
3 13 (7.34%) Firewall
4 9 (5.08%) DHCP
5 8 (4.52%) SAN
5 8 (4.52%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (3.39%) SSH
7 4 (2.26%) VPN
7 4 (2.26%) LAN
7 4 (2.26%) WAN
8 2 (1.13%) SSL
9 1 (0.56%) Intranet
9 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (42.94%) Oracle Database
2 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.30%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.52%) Oracle Discoverer
7 8 (4.52%) Base SAS
8 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (3.39%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (2.82%) DB2
11 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (3.95%) JUnit
3 5 (2.82%) Ant
4 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) Toad
5 1 (0.56%) MSI
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 51 (28.81%) Finance
2 18 (10.17%) General Ledger
3 7 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Marketing
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (25.42%) Developer
2 20 (11.30%) DBA
3 18 (10.17%) Analyst
3 18 (10.17%) Oracle DBA
4 16 (9.04%) Consultant
5 15 (8.47%) Oracle Developer
6 11 (6.21%) Applications Support
7 10 (5.65%) Architect
7 10 (5.65%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.95%) Administrator
9 7 (3.95%) UNIX Engineer
9 7 (3.95%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.39%) SAS Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 5 (2.82%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.82%) Support Specialist
11 5 (2.82%) Programmer
11 5 (2.82%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.21%) Middleware
2 16 (9.04%) XML
3 15 (8.47%) J2EE
4 14 (7.91%) Web Services
5 13 (7.34%) Java EE
6 11 (6.21%) .NET
7 10 (5.65%) SOAP
7 10 (5.65%) JMS
8 8 (4.52%) Spring
9 7 (3.95%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.82%) JNDI
10 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (2.82%) JDBC
10 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.82%) Play Framework
11 4 (2.26%) Drools
11 4 (2.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (2.26%) Spring Batch
11 4 (2.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.65%) Clustering
2 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.26%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.26%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.26%) Open Source
5 2 (1.13%) Social Media
5 2 (1.13%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.13%) CMDB
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) GIS
6 1 (0.56%) NHS
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.03%) UNIX
2 42 (23.73%) Linux
3 33 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (15.82%) Windows
5 8 (4.52%) AIX
5 8 (4.52%) HPUX
6 7 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.82%) Solaris
8 2 (1.13%) VME
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.38%) ITIL
2 26 (14.69%) SOA
3 25 (14.12%) Problem Management
4 24 (13.56%) Workflow
5 18 (10.17%) Configuration Management
5 18 (10.17%) Performance Testing
6 17 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (8.47%) Regression Testing
8 15 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.91%) Migration
10 13 (7.34%) CRM
10 13 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.78%) Service Management
11 12 (6.78%) Data Modelling
11 12 (6.78%) Asset Management
12 11 (6.21%) Data Management
12 11 (6.21%) Incident Management
13 9 (5.08%) Change Management
14 8 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (52.54%) SQL
2 55 (31.07%) PL/SQL
3 52 (29.38%) Java
4 22 (12.43%) Shell Script
5 18 (10.17%) C
6 16 (9.04%) VB
7 15 (8.47%) VB6
8 12 (6.78%) C#
9 9 (5.08%) Perl
10 6 (3.39%) Korn
10 6 (3.39%) Scala
11 5 (2.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (2.82%) C++
12 2 (1.13%) COBOL
12 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (32.20%) Security Cleared
2 43 (24.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.82%) ISEB
4 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.13%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.56%) OCP
6 1 (0.56%) OCA
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) Degree
6 1 (0.56%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.56%) SLA
2 12 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.39%) NFS
4 6 (3.39%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.69%) KVM
6 3 (1.69%) RHEV
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (11.86%) OpenView
2 5 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (2.82%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.13%) OVSD
5 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.56%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 40 (22.60%) HP
2 34 (19.21%) Red Hat
3 17 (9.60%) Informatica
4 10 (5.65%) VMware
4 10 (5.65%) Citrix
5 9 (5.08%) Business Objects
6 8 (4.52%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.95%) Siebel
8 6 (3.39%) Lotus
9 5 (2.82%) Sun
9 5 (2.82%) IBM
10 4 (2.26%) Axway
11 3 (1.69%) Splunk
12 2 (1.13%) Facebook
12 2 (1.13%) Twitter
12 2 (1.13%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (1.13%) SAP
12 2 (1.13%) Adobe
13 1 (0.56%) Blackboard
13 1 (0.56%) Mapinfo
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