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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 105 67 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.51% 15.76% 14.56%
As % of the Vendors category 30.52% 35.64% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £163 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £469 £720
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £10.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +259.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £29.25 £7.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £43.25 £12.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
344 188 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.00% 44.24% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 121 38
Average daily rate £340 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £165 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 8
Average hourly rate £29.75 £18.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.81% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £10.66 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 2015.

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
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 2 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 102 £425 +21.42% 6
Oracle
North East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 85 (46.70%) SQL
2 70 (38.46%) Java
3 67 (36.81%) Linux
4 59 (32.42%) Oracle Database
5 51 (28.02%) Informatica
6 48 (26.37%) Finance
7 43 (23.63%) PL/SQL
8 39 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 38 (20.88%) Web Services
10 36 (19.78%) WebLogic
11 33 (18.13%) ETL
11 33 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (17.58%) Test Scripting
13 29 (15.93%) ITIL
14 27 (14.84%) Data Modelling
14 27 (14.84%) Problem Management
14 27 (14.84%) SC Cleared
15 26 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 26 (14.29%) Red Hat
15 26 (14.29%) SOAP
15 26 (14.29%) UNIX
15 26 (14.29%) J2EE
16 25 (13.74%) Oracle Reports
16 25 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (13.19%) ERwin
17 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
18 23 (12.64%) Middleware
19 22 (12.09%) WebSphere
20 21 (11.54%) HP
21 20 (10.99%) Microsoft

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 36 (19.78%) WebLogic
2 22 (12.09%) WebSphere
3 19 (10.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (9.89%) JBoss
5 14 (7.69%) AquaLogic
5 14 (7.69%) Node.js
6 11 (6.04%) Apache
7 9 (4.95%) Tomcat
8 8 (4.40%) Tuxedo
8 8 (4.40%) SAS
9 7 (3.85%) Jetty
9 7 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (2.75%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (2.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (2.75%) FileNet
10 5 (2.75%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.65%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.55%) Confluence
12 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Office
2 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (10.99%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle General Ledger
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (6.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 10 (5.49%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (5.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 10 (5.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (5.49%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (2.75%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.44%) LDAP
2 18 (9.89%) SSL
3 6 (3.30%) SNMP
4 5 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.20%) Network Security
5 4 (2.20%) Internet
6 2 (1.10%) 2G
6 2 (1.10%) HTTP
7 1 (0.55%) ATM
7 1 (0.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (32.42%) Oracle Database
2 25 (13.74%) Oracle Reports
3 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
4 20 (10.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.59%) MySQL
7 11 (6.04%) MongoDB
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (4.95%) RDBMS
10 8 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (2.20%) IDMS
12 4 (2.20%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (1.65%) PowerCenter
13 3 (1.65%) SQLPlus
13 3 (1.65%) OLTP
13 3 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.65%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 24 (13.19%) ERwin
2 17 (9.34%) Ant
3 8 (4.40%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 7 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.30%) Toad
6 5 (2.75%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.20%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.10%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (1.10%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.10%) JMeter
9 1 (0.55%) JIRA
9 1 (0.55%) Selenium
9 1 (0.55%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
General
1 48 (26.37%) Finance
2 13 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 11 (6.04%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.40%) Billing
5 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.65%) Banking
7 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 2 (1.10%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (37.36%) Developer
2 28 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.99%) Analyst
3 20 (10.99%) Consultant
4 15 (8.24%) Oracle Consultant
5 14 (7.69%) ETL Developer
6 13 (7.14%) Informatica Developer
7 11 (6.04%) Linux Support
8 10 (5.49%) Lead Developer
9 9 (4.95%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.85%) Tester
11 7 (3.85%) Informatica ETL Developer
12 6 (3.30%) DBA
12 6 (3.30%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.30%) Administrator
12 6 (3.30%) Architect
12 6 (3.30%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (3.30%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 5 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.88%) Web Services
2 26 (14.29%) J2EE
2 26 (14.29%) SOAP
3 23 (12.64%) Middleware
4 17 (9.34%) XML
5 16 (8.79%) HTML
5 16 (8.79%) Java EE
6 13 (7.14%) CSS
7 12 (6.59%) JSON
8 11 (6.04%) Django
9 10 (5.49%) JNDI
9 10 (5.49%) JDBC
9 10 (5.49%) JMS
10 9 (4.95%) Struts
10 9 (4.95%) Apache CXF
11 8 (4.40%) RESTful
12 7 (3.85%) Java EE 5
12 7 (3.85%) JSP
12 7 (3.85%) Servlets
12 7 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.34%) Clustering
2 13 (7.14%) DataPower
3 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.30%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.20%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.65%) Statistics
8 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.10%) NHS
8 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.55%) Social Media
9 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.55%) PMI
9 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Informatics
9 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (36.81%) Linux
2 26 (14.29%) UNIX
2 26 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (10.44%) Solaris
4 11 (6.04%) Windows
4 11 (6.04%) AIX
5 7 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.75%) OS/390
6 5 (2.75%) VME
7 1 (0.55%) HPUX
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.13%) ETL
1 33 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (17.58%) Test Scripting
3 29 (15.93%) ITIL
4 27 (14.84%) Data Modelling
4 27 (14.84%) Problem Management
5 25 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.44%) Configuration Management
6 19 (10.44%) Service Management
7 18 (9.89%) Dimensional Modelling
8 16 (8.79%) Migration
9 15 (8.24%) SOA
9 15 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (6.59%) Project Management
11 11 (6.04%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.49%) Test Strategy
12 10 (5.49%) High Availability
13 9 (4.95%) Integration Testing
13 9 (4.95%) ERP
13 9 (4.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (46.70%) SQL
2 70 (38.46%) Java
3 43 (23.63%) PL/SQL
4 18 (9.89%) Shell Script
5 17 (9.34%) C++
5 17 (9.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 16 (8.79%) Perl
7 14 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.49%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.85%) Groovy
9 7 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.75%) C
11 3 (1.65%) C#
11 3 (1.65%) VB
12 2 (1.10%) Scala
12 2 (1.10%) COBOL
12 2 (1.10%) Ruby
13 1 (0.55%) VB6
13 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.84%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.49%) Degree
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (3.85%) RHCE
5 7 (3.85%) OCP
5 7 (3.85%) OCA
5 7 (3.85%) OCAJ
6 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.65%) ISEB
6 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.34%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) OpenView
2 5 (2.75%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.65%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.55%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (28.02%) Informatica
2 26 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 21 (11.54%) HP
4 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
5 11 (6.04%) IBM
5 11 (6.04%) Axway
6 10 (5.49%) Sun
6 10 (5.49%) VMware
7 8 (4.40%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.30%) Siebel
9 5 (2.75%) Fujitsu
9 5 (2.75%) Metastorm
10 4 (2.20%) SAP
11 3 (1.65%) Cerner
12 2 (1.10%) Progress
13 1 (0.55%) EnterpriseDB
13 1 (0.55%) TSYS
13 1 (0.55%) BT