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 3 March 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.

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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 14 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 56 110 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.52% 22.13% 10.24%
As % of the Vendors category 20.97% 38.06% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 86 13
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£325 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £424 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
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
267 289 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 45.41% 58.15% 53.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 172 63
Average daily rate £353 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.81% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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
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 3 March 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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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 -9 41 £325 +23.80% 10
Durham +2 7 £450 +38.46% 3
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 78 (48.45%) SQL
2 69 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 63 (39.13%) Finance
4 50 (31.06%) PL/SQL
5 48 (29.81%) Java
6 44 (27.33%) Linux
7 40 (24.84%) UNIX
8 32 (19.88%) Security Cleared
9 30 (18.63%) WebLogic
9 30 (18.63%) ITIL
9 30 (18.63%) HP
10 28 (17.39%) Red Hat
10 28 (17.39%) Middleware
10 28 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 27 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (16.15%) Oracle EBS R12
12 26 (16.15%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (15.53%) Oracle EBS
14 24 (14.91%) SLA
15 23 (14.29%) OpenView
16 22 (13.66%) SOA
16 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
17 21 (13.04%) XML
17 21 (13.04%) SOAP
17 21 (13.04%) Data Modelling
17 21 (13.04%) Shell Script
18 20 (12.42%) Workflow
19 19 (11.80%) C
19 19 (11.80%) Oracle General Ledger

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 30 (18.63%) WebLogic
2 18 (11.18%) AquaLogic
3 16 (9.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (9.32%) Tuxedo
5 14 (8.70%) JBoss
6 11 (6.83%) SAS
7 10 (6.21%) Apache
8 7 (4.35%) IBM Notes
8 7 (4.35%) IIS
9 6 (3.73%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.73%) MQSeries
10 4 (2.48%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.86%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.24%) Lync
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.62%) OpenROAD
13 1 (0.62%) iPlanet
Applications
1 6 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (16.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (15.53%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (11.80%) Oracle General Ledger
3 19 (11.80%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (11.80%) Oracle Receivables
4 18 (11.18%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (3.73%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 6 (3.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (2.48%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.32%) LDAP
2 9 (5.59%) DNS
3 8 (4.97%) SAN
4 5 (3.11%) Firewall
4 5 (3.11%) DHCP
5 4 (2.48%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.24%) 2G
6 2 (1.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 26 (16.15%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (6.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.97%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.73%) Base SAS
8 5 (3.11%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.48%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.48%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (1.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Ant
1 8 (4.97%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.24%) Toad
2 2 (1.24%) JIRA
2 2 (1.24%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.62%) MSI
3 1 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 63 (39.13%) Finance
2 12 (7.45%) General Ledger
3 9 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.11%) Back Office
4 5 (3.11%) Billing
5 3 (1.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (29.19%) Developer
2 20 (12.42%) Consultant
3 15 (9.32%) Analyst
4 13 (8.07%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.45%) Architect
6 11 (6.83%) Oracle Developer
6 11 (6.83%) Administrator
6 11 (6.83%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (4.97%) DBA
8 7 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.35%) ETL Developer
8 7 (4.35%) Technical Leader
9 6 (3.73%) SAS Developer
9 6 (3.73%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.11%) Programmer
10 5 (3.11%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Programme Director
10 5 (3.11%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (2.48%) JRules Developer
11 4 (2.48%) JRules Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.39%) Middleware
2 21 (13.04%) XML
2 21 (13.04%) SOAP
3 18 (11.18%) J2EE
4 13 (8.07%) Java EE
5 11 (6.83%) JPA
6 10 (6.21%) Web Services
7 8 (4.97%) JDBC
7 8 (4.97%) HTML
7 8 (4.97%) JMS
7 8 (4.97%) JNDI
8 7 (4.35%) Spring
8 7 (4.35%) JSF
8 7 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.11%) JRules
9 5 (3.11%) CSS
9 5 (3.11%) jQuery
9 5 (3.11%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.48%) JSON
11 3 (1.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.45%) Clustering
2 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.73%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.86%) DataPower
5 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.86%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.24%) NHS
6 2 (1.24%) HP Superdome
6 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.24%) CMDB
7 1 (0.62%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.62%) GIS
7 1 (0.62%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.62%) Informatics
7 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.33%) Linux
2 40 (24.84%) UNIX
3 27 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (8.07%) Windows
5 4 (2.48%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.86%) VME
6 3 (1.86%) AIX
6 3 (1.86%) HPUX
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) Solaris
8 1 (0.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.63%) ITIL
2 25 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (13.66%) SOA
3 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
4 21 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 20 (12.42%) Workflow
6 16 (9.94%) Performance Testing
7 14 (8.70%) Change Management
8 13 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.83%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.21%) Regression Testing
10 10 (6.21%) ERP
10 10 (6.21%) ETL
10 10 (6.21%) Service Management
10 10 (6.21%) Logical Data Model
10 10 (6.21%) Physical Data Model
11 9 (5.59%) Migration
11 9 (5.59%) Integration Testing
11 9 (5.59%) Test Scripting
11 9 (5.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 78 (48.45%) SQL
2 50 (31.06%) PL/SQL
3 48 (29.81%) Java
4 21 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 19 (11.80%) C
6 16 (9.94%) VB6
6 16 (9.94%) VB
7 8 (4.97%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 7 (4.35%) Perl
9 3 (1.86%) COBOL
9 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.86%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.24%) VBA
10 2 (1.24%) Korn
11 1 (0.62%) LINC
11 1 (0.62%) XPath
11 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.62%) Python
11 1 (0.62%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (19.88%) Security Cleared
2 28 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.97%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.11%) VCP4
5 2 (1.24%) OCP
5 2 (1.24%) OCA
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.24%) OCAJ
5 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.91%) SLA
2 6 (3.73%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 7 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.24%) NFS
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (14.29%) OpenView
2 5 (3.11%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (18.63%) HP
2 28 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.70%) Informatica
4 8 (4.97%) VMware
5 7 (4.35%) Lotus
5 7 (4.35%) Citrix
5 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.73%) Splunk
7 4 (2.48%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.86%) SAP
8 3 (1.86%) Siebel
8 3 (1.86%) IBM
8 3 (1.86%) Axway
8 3 (1.86%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.24%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.62%) Cerner
10 1 (0.62%) ILOG
10 1 (0.62%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.62%) Open Text
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