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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 8 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 108 88 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.76% 25.36% 13.28%
As % of the Vendors category 31.40% 47.83% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 23
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£350 £326 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
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 £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
344 184 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 43.82% 53.03% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 76 99
Average daily rate £348 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.25% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 28
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £16.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% -22.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £20.34 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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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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 97 £350 +25.22% 4
Durham -11 4 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 101 (53.72%) SQL
2 83 (44.15%) Oracle Database
3 62 (32.98%) UNIX
4 56 (29.79%) Security Cleared
5 55 (29.26%) PL/SQL
6 52 (27.66%) Finance
7 51 (27.13%) Java
8 47 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
9 44 (23.40%) Linux
10 43 (22.87%) SC Cleared
11 40 (21.28%) HP
12 36 (19.15%) Oracle EBS R12
13 34 (18.09%) Oracle Applications
14 33 (17.55%) Red Hat
14 33 (17.55%) Middleware
15 32 (17.02%) WebLogic
15 32 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (15.96%) ITIL
17 27 (14.36%) Windows
18 26 (13.83%) SOA
18 26 (13.83%) SLA
18 26 (13.83%) Problem Management
19 25 (13.30%) Oracle Payables
19 25 (13.30%) SQL Server
19 25 (13.30%) Workflow
20 24 (12.77%) Oracle Receivables
20 24 (12.77%) Oracle General Ledger
21 23 (12.23%) XML
22 22 (11.70%) Shell Script
23 21 (11.17%) OpenView

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 32 (17.02%) WebLogic
2 20 (10.64%) JBoss
2 20 (10.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 16 (8.51%) WebSphere
4 14 (7.45%) Apache
4 14 (7.45%) Tuxedo
5 13 (6.91%) AquaLogic
6 10 (5.32%) MQSeries
7 9 (4.79%) SAS
8 7 (3.72%) IIS
9 6 (3.19%) IBM Notes
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle 10gAS
11 4 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
13 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.53%) FileNet
14 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (19.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 34 (18.09%) Oracle Applications
4 25 (13.30%) Oracle Payables
5 24 (12.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 24 (12.77%) Oracle General Ledger
6 14 (7.45%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (3.72%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (2.13%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 1 (0.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.57%) LDAP
2 17 (9.04%) DNS
3 13 (6.91%) Firewall
4 9 (4.79%) DHCP
5 8 (4.26%) SAN
5 8 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (3.19%) SSH
7 4 (2.13%) VPN
7 4 (2.13%) LAN
7 4 (2.13%) WAN
8 1 (0.53%) Intranet
8 1 (0.53%) Internet
8 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (44.15%) Oracle Database
2 25 (13.30%) SQL Server
3 21 (11.17%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (7.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (5.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (4.26%) Base SAS
6 8 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (3.19%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.19%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (2.66%) DB2
9 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (3.72%) JUnit
3 5 (2.66%) Ant
4 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.53%) Toad
5 1 (0.53%) MSI
5 1 (0.53%) Maven
5 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 52 (27.66%) Finance
2 19 (10.11%) General Ledger
3 6 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.60%) Back Office
4 3 (1.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Front Office
6 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 48 (25.53%) Developer
2 21 (11.17%) Consultant
3 20 (10.64%) Analyst
4 19 (10.11%) DBA
5 17 (9.04%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (8.51%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (6.38%) Oracle Consultant
8 11 (5.85%) Architect
8 11 (5.85%) Applications Support
9 10 (5.32%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.72%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (3.72%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.19%) SAS Developer
11 6 (3.19%) Administrator
12 5 (2.66%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.66%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.66%) Tester
12 5 (2.66%) Applications Developer
12 5 (2.66%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 5 (2.66%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.55%) Middleware
2 23 (12.23%) XML
3 15 (7.98%) J2EE
4 14 (7.45%) Web Services
5 13 (6.91%) Java EE
6 11 (5.85%) .NET
7 10 (5.32%) SOAP
7 10 (5.32%) JMS
8 8 (4.26%) Spring
9 7 (3.72%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.66%) JNDI
10 5 (2.66%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.66%) JDBC
10 5 (2.66%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.66%) Play Framework
11 4 (2.13%) Spring Batch
11 4 (2.13%) Drools
11 4 (2.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (2.13%) HTML
11 4 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.32%) Clustering
2 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.72%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.13%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.13%) Open Source
4 2 (1.06%) Social Media
4 2 (1.06%) NHS
4 2 (1.06%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.06%) CMDB
5 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.53%) User Experience
5 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.53%) DataPower
5 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.98%) UNIX
2 44 (23.40%) Linux
3 32 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (14.36%) Windows
5 8 (4.26%) HPUX
6 7 (3.72%) AIX
6 7 (3.72%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.66%) Solaris
8 2 (1.06%) VME
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.96%) ITIL
2 26 (13.83%) SOA
2 26 (13.83%) Problem Management
3 25 (13.30%) Workflow
4 20 (10.64%) Data Modelling
5 19 (10.11%) Configuration Management
6 18 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (9.57%) Performance Testing
7 17 (9.04%) Regression Testing
8 16 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.45%) Migration
9 14 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (6.91%) Service Management
11 12 (6.38%) CRM
11 12 (6.38%) Asset Management
11 12 (6.38%) Data Management
12 11 (5.85%) Change Management
12 11 (5.85%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.26%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (53.72%) SQL
2 55 (29.26%) PL/SQL
3 51 (27.13%) Java
4 22 (11.70%) Shell Script
5 18 (9.57%) C
6 16 (8.51%) VB
7 15 (7.98%) VB6
8 12 (6.38%) C#
9 9 (4.79%) Perl
10 6 (3.19%) Korn
10 6 (3.19%) Scala
11 5 (2.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (2.66%) C++
12 2 (1.06%) COBOL
12 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 43 (22.87%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.66%) ISEB
4 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.06%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.53%) OCP
6 1 (0.53%) OCA
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) Degree
6 1 (0.53%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.83%) SLA
2 13 (6.91%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.19%) NFS
4 6 (3.19%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.60%) KVM
6 3 (1.60%) RHEV
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (11.17%) OpenView
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (2.66%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.60%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.06%) OVSD
5 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.53%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 40 (21.28%) HP
2 33 (17.55%) Red Hat
3 16 (8.51%) Informatica
4 10 (5.32%) VMware
4 10 (5.32%) Citrix
5 8 (4.26%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.72%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.19%) Siebel
7 6 (3.19%) Lotus
8 4 (2.13%) Sun
8 4 (2.13%) IBM
9 3 (1.60%) SAP
9 3 (1.60%) Axway
9 3 (1.60%) Splunk
10 2 (1.06%) Facebook
10 2 (1.06%) Twitter
10 2 (1.06%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.06%) Adobe
11 1 (0.53%) Blackboard
11 1 (0.53%) Mapinfo
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