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 27 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.

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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 10 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 101 93 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.83% 27.19% 15.78%
As % of the Vendors category 25.83% 48.44% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 27
Average daily rate
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£415 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.70% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
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
391 192 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 45.78% 56.14% 50.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 82 89
Average daily rate £349 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 29
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £15.90 £25.30
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 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 -7 92 £420 +54.83% 8
Durham -23 2 - - 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 96 (51.89%) SQL
2 78 (42.16%) Oracle Database
3 58 (31.35%) UNIX
4 53 (28.65%) Finance
5 51 (27.57%) PL/SQL
6 50 (27.03%) Java
7 48 (25.95%) Security Cleared
8 46 (24.86%) Linux
9 42 (22.70%) Oracle EBS
10 38 (20.54%) SC Cleared
11 37 (20.00%) HP
12 35 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
13 32 (17.30%) Middleware
14 30 (16.22%) Red Hat
14 30 (16.22%) WebLogic
15 29 (15.68%) Windows
15 29 (15.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 28 (15.14%) ITIL
17 27 (14.59%) Oracle Applications
18 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
19 25 (13.51%) XML
20 24 (12.97%) SOA
21 23 (12.43%) SLA
22 22 (11.89%) OpenView
22 22 (11.89%) Shell Script
22 22 (11.89%) Data Modelling
22 22 (11.89%) Oracle General Ledger
22 22 (11.89%) Problem Management
22 22 (11.89%) Oracle Payables
22 22 (11.89%) Oracle Receivables

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 30 (16.22%) WebLogic
2 17 (9.19%) JBoss
3 16 (8.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (8.11%) WebSphere
5 14 (7.57%) Apache
5 14 (7.57%) Tuxedo
6 13 (7.03%) AquaLogic
7 11 (5.95%) MQSeries
8 8 (4.32%) SAS
8 8 (4.32%) IIS
9 7 (3.78%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.16%) Oracle 10gAS
11 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (22.70%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (14.59%) Oracle Applications
4 22 (11.89%) Oracle General Ledger
4 22 (11.89%) Oracle Payables
4 22 (11.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 14 (7.57%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (3.24%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (2.16%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.54%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.73%) LDAP
2 15 (8.11%) DNS
3 11 (5.95%) Firewall
4 8 (4.32%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (3.78%) DHCP
6 6 (3.24%) SAN
6 6 (3.24%) SSH
7 2 (1.08%) VPN
7 2 (1.08%) LAN
7 2 (1.08%) WAN
8 1 (0.54%) 2G
8 1 (0.54%) Intranet
8 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (42.16%) Oracle Database
2 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.65%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (7.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (4.32%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.32%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.24%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (3.24%) Base SAS
7 6 (3.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (2.70%) DB2
8 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (7.03%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (3.78%) JUnit
3 5 (2.70%) Ant
4 3 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.08%) Toad
6 1 (0.54%) Maven
6 1 (0.54%) MSI
6 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 53 (28.65%) Finance
2 17 (9.19%) General Ledger
3 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.16%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Publishing
5 1 (0.54%) Front Office
5 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (27.03%) Developer
2 26 (14.05%) Consultant
3 18 (9.73%) Analyst
4 17 (9.19%) DBA
5 16 (8.65%) Oracle Consultant
6 15 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (6.49%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (5.95%) Architect
9 8 (4.32%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.32%) Administrator
9 8 (4.32%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Technical Leader
10 7 (3.78%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.24%) SAS Developer
12 5 (2.70%) ETL Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 5 (2.70%) Tester
12 5 (2.70%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.70%) Scala Developer
13 4 (2.16%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.30%) Middleware
2 25 (13.51%) XML
3 19 (10.27%) J2EE
4 16 (8.65%) SOAP
5 13 (7.03%) Web Services
5 13 (7.03%) Java EE
6 10 (5.41%) JMS
6 10 (5.41%) .NET
7 6 (3.24%) JPA
8 5 (2.70%) JRules
8 5 (2.70%) JNDI
8 5 (2.70%) JDBC
8 5 (2.70%) HTML
8 5 (2.70%) Play Framework
8 5 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.16%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.16%) Spring
10 3 (1.62%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.86%) Clustering
2 6 (3.24%) Algorithms
2 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.08%) CMDB
4 2 (1.08%) Open Source
4 2 (1.08%) NHS
4 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.54%) GIS
5 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.54%) User Experience
5 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.54%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.35%) UNIX
2 46 (24.86%) Linux
3 29 (15.68%) Windows
3 29 (15.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.78%) HPUX
4 7 (3.78%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.16%) AIX
6 3 (1.62%) Solaris
7 2 (1.08%) VME
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.14%) ITIL
2 24 (12.97%) SOA
3 22 (11.89%) Data Modelling
3 22 (11.89%) Problem Management
4 21 (11.35%) Workflow
5 16 (8.65%) Performance Testing
6 15 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.57%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.49%) Service Management
8 12 (6.49%) Change Management
8 12 (6.49%) Regression Testing
8 12 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (5.41%) Physical Data Model
9 10 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.41%) Migration
9 10 (5.41%) Data Management
10 9 (4.86%) ERP
11 8 (4.32%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 96 (51.89%) SQL
2 51 (27.57%) PL/SQL
3 50 (27.03%) Java
4 22 (11.89%) Shell Script
5 18 (9.73%) C
6 16 (8.65%) VB
7 15 (8.11%) VB6
8 11 (5.95%) C#
9 8 (4.32%) Perl
10 6 (3.24%) Korn
10 6 (3.24%) Scala
11 5 (2.70%) C++
11 5 (2.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.08%) COBOL
12 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.54%) LINC
Qualifications
1 48 (25.95%) Security Cleared
2 38 (20.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.70%) ISEB
5 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.54%) OCP
6 1 (0.54%) OCA
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.54%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.43%) SLA
2 11 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.78%) Terminal Services
4 6 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.24%) NFS
5 2 (1.08%) KVM
5 2 (1.08%) RHEV
5 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (11.89%) OpenView
2 5 (2.70%) HP SIM
3 4 (2.16%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.08%) OVSD
6 1 (0.54%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (20.00%) HP
2 30 (16.22%) Red Hat
3 17 (9.19%) Informatica
4 9 (4.86%) VMware
4 9 (4.86%) Citrix
5 7 (3.78%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.78%) Lotus
6 6 (3.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.70%) Siebel
8 3 (1.62%) SAP
8 3 (1.62%) IBM
8 3 (1.62%) Sun
8 3 (1.62%) Splunk
9 2 (1.08%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.08%) Axway
10 1 (0.54%) Open Text
10 1 (0.54%) ILOG
10 1 (0.54%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.54%) Blackboard
North East England
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
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