The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 76 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.38% 16.93% 12.75%
As % of the Vendors category 36.54% 33.68% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 19
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +84.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £540 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.07 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.77%
Oracle
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
208 95 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.11% 50.26% 48.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 40 79
Average daily rate £350 £325 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £170 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £488 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 18
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.20 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% +25.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £11.24 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Tyne and Wear region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Tyne and Wear region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 72 £336 -20.88% 7
Oracle
North East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (55.49%) SQL
2 79 (45.66%) Oracle Database
3 65 (37.57%) UNIX
4 56 (32.37%) PL/SQL
5 54 (31.21%) Linux
6 51 (29.48%) Security Cleared
7 43 (24.86%) Java
8 42 (24.28%) Red Hat
9 41 (23.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (22.54%) SC Cleared
11 37 (21.39%) Finance
12 35 (20.23%) HP
13 34 (19.65%) WebLogic
14 29 (16.76%) Windows
14 29 (16.76%) Oracle EBS
15 28 (16.18%) WebSphere
15 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
16 26 (15.03%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (14.45%) Oracle Applications
18 23 (13.29%) JBoss
18 23 (13.29%) Workflow
19 22 (12.72%) Middleware
19 22 (12.72%) Configuration Management
19 22 (12.72%) Informatica
20 21 (12.14%) SLA
20 21 (12.14%) SOA
20 21 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (12.14%) ITIL
20 21 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (12.14%) Problem Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 34 (19.65%) WebLogic
2 28 (16.18%) WebSphere
3 18 (10.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (9.25%) SAS
5 11 (6.36%) Tuxedo
6 9 (5.20%) Apache
7 8 (4.62%) AquaLogic
8 7 (4.05%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.47%) MQSeries
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (2.31%) IIS
12 3 (1.73%) IBM Notes
13 2 (1.16%) FileNet
13 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (1.16%) Oracle UPK
13 2 (1.16%) LiveCycle
13 2 (1.16%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (16.76%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (14.45%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (10.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (9.83%) Oracle Payables
5 15 (8.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 15 (8.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (2.89%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.89%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (2.31%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.58%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.98%) LDAP
2 17 (9.83%) DNS
3 15 (8.67%) Firewall
4 10 (5.78%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (4.62%) SSH
6 7 (4.05%) DHCP
6 7 (4.05%) SAN
7 5 (2.89%) VPN
7 5 (2.89%) LAN
7 5 (2.89%) WAN
8 2 (1.16%) Intranet
8 2 (1.16%) Internet
8 2 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (45.66%) Oracle Database
2 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
3 26 (15.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (9.25%) Base SAS
5 15 (8.67%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (6.94%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.47%) DB2
9 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.89%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.73%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (1.16%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.62%) JUnit
3 3 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.73%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.73%) Ant
3 3 (1.73%) ERwin
3 3 (1.73%) Maven
4 2 (1.16%) Subversion
4 2 (1.16%) Toad
4 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 37 (21.39%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) General Ledger
3 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Front Office
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (27.75%) Developer
2 24 (13.87%) Analyst
3 13 (7.51%) SAS Developer
4 12 (6.94%) Applications Support
4 12 (6.94%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.94%) DBA
5 11 (6.36%) Support Analyst
5 11 (6.36%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (5.20%) Programmer
6 9 (5.20%) Consultant
6 9 (5.20%) UNIX Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Architect
8 7 (4.05%) SAS Analyst
8 7 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (4.05%) Oracle Analyst
9 6 (3.47%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.47%) Tester
10 5 (2.89%) Scala Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.72%) Middleware
2 15 (8.67%) Web Services
3 13 (7.51%) .NET
3 13 (7.51%) J2EE
3 13 (7.51%) XML
4 9 (5.20%) JMS
4 9 (5.20%) Java EE
4 9 (5.20%) Spring
5 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.62%) Play Framework
6 6 (3.47%) Hibernate
6 6 (3.47%) XSLT
7 5 (2.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (2.89%) SOAP
7 5 (2.89%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (2.89%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.31%) HTML
8 4 (2.31%) CSS
8 4 (2.31%) Spring Batch
8 4 (2.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.89%) Open Source
3 5 (2.89%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.89%) Thin Client
3 5 (2.89%) Clustering
4 2 (1.16%) Social Media
4 2 (1.16%) CMDB
4 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.58%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.58%) Informatics
5 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.58%) User Experience
5 1 (0.58%) NHS
5 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) UNIX
2 54 (31.21%) Linux
3 41 (23.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (16.76%) Windows
5 9 (5.20%) Windows XP
5 9 (5.20%) AIX
5 9 (5.20%) HPUX
6 6 (3.47%) Solaris
7 3 (1.73%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.29%) Workflow
2 22 (12.72%) Configuration Management
3 21 (12.14%) SOA
3 21 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (12.14%) ITIL
3 21 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.14%) Problem Management
4 18 (10.40%) Dimensional Modelling
4 18 (10.40%) Migration
5 16 (9.25%) Performance Testing
5 16 (9.25%) CRM
5 16 (9.25%) Data Modelling
5 16 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (8.67%) Regression Testing
7 14 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (8.09%) ETL
8 12 (6.94%) Data Security
9 11 (6.36%) Service Management
9 11 (6.36%) Data Management
10 10 (5.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (55.49%) SQL
2 56 (32.37%) PL/SQL
3 43 (24.86%) Java
4 20 (11.56%) Shell Script
5 15 (8.67%) C#
6 14 (8.09%) C
7 12 (6.94%) VB
8 11 (6.36%) Perl
8 11 (6.36%) VB6
9 9 (5.20%) Scala
10 8 (4.62%) Korn
11 6 (3.47%) C++
12 5 (2.89%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (29.48%) Security Cleared
2 39 (22.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.47%) Degree
5 5 (2.89%) ISEB
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.14%) SLA
2 12 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.51%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.62%) NFS
4 7 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.89%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.31%) KVM
6 4 (2.31%) RHEV
7 3 (1.73%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (7.51%) OpenView
2 5 (2.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.73%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.16%) OVSD
4 2 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.16%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.58%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 42 (24.28%) Red Hat
2 35 (20.23%) HP
3 23 (13.29%) JBoss
4 22 (12.72%) Informatica
5 19 (10.98%) VMware
6 12 (6.94%) IBM
7 9 (5.20%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.62%) Citrix
8 8 (4.62%) Business Objects
9 7 (4.05%) Siebel
10 5 (2.89%) Sun
11 4 (2.31%) Axway
11 4 (2.31%) Adobe
11 4 (2.31%) SAP
12 3 (1.73%) Lotus
13 2 (1.16%) Apple
13 2 (1.16%) WSO2
13 2 (1.16%) Facebook
13 2 (1.16%) Twitter
14 1 (0.58%) Blackboard