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 27 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 67 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.80% 14.98% 13.03%
As % of the Vendors category 34.36% 31.63% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 13 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £363 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £720 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £10.07 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+346.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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
195 98 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.99% 47.34% 46.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 38 84
Average daily rate £345 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £170 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £498 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 14
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £10.50 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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
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 27 August 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 62 £350 -22.22% 4
Oracle
North East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 86 (52.12%) SQL
2 72 (43.64%) Oracle Database
3 53 (32.12%) UNIX
4 50 (30.30%) PL/SQL
4 50 (30.30%) Security Cleared
5 46 (27.88%) Linux
6 38 (23.03%) SC Cleared
7 36 (21.82%) Java
8 34 (20.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 33 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 32 (19.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (18.79%) Oracle EBS
11 31 (18.79%) Finance
12 29 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (16.97%) WebSphere
14 26 (15.76%) Oracle Applications
14 26 (15.76%) HP
15 25 (15.15%) Informatica
15 25 (15.15%) SQL Server
15 25 (15.15%) Workflow
16 24 (14.55%) Windows
16 24 (14.55%) WebLogic
16 24 (14.55%) Data Modelling
16 24 (14.55%) Dimensional Modelling
17 22 (13.33%) JBoss
18 20 (12.12%) ETL
18 20 (12.12%) Configuration Management
18 20 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
18 20 (12.12%) Oracle EBS R12
19 18 (10.91%) Oracle Payables

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (16.97%) WebSphere
2 24 (14.55%) WebLogic
3 20 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (9.70%) SAS
5 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.64%) Apache
6 6 (3.64%) MQSeries
7 5 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.03%) Oracle 10gAS
7 5 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.42%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.82%) Mule
9 3 (1.82%) LiveCycle
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle UPK
10 2 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.21%) FileNet
11 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Project
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (18.79%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (15.76%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (12.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (10.91%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (9.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 16 (9.70%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.88%) LDAP
1 13 (7.88%) DNS
1 13 (7.88%) Firewall
2 8 (4.85%) SSH
2 8 (4.85%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (3.03%) SAN
3 5 (3.03%) LAN
3 5 (3.03%) WAN
3 5 (3.03%) DHCP
3 5 (3.03%) VPN
4 2 (1.21%) Intranet
4 2 (1.21%) Internet
4 2 (1.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (43.64%) Oracle Database
2 34 (20.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.70%) Base SAS
5 15 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 11 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (3.64%) DB2
8 6 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.21%) OLAP
12 2 (1.21%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.24%) JUnit
3 5 (3.03%) ERwin
4 4 (2.42%) Maven
4 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.82%) Subversion
6 2 (1.21%) Toad
7 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 31 (18.79%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) General Ledger
3 8 (4.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Front Office
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (29.09%) Developer
2 24 (14.55%) Analyst
3 13 (7.88%) SAS Developer
4 12 (7.27%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.27%) Applications Support
5 11 (6.67%) DBA
5 11 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (6.06%) Consultant
7 9 (5.45%) Programmer
7 9 (5.45%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (5.45%) UNIX Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (4.85%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (4.24%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) Data Modeller
10 6 (3.64%) Tester
11 5 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (3.03%) SAS Programmer
11 5 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.48%) XML
1 14 (8.48%) Middleware
2 13 (7.88%) .NET
3 11 (6.67%) Web Services
4 9 (5.45%) Play Framework
5 8 (4.85%) J2EE
5 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.85%) Spring
6 7 (4.24%) XSLT
6 7 (4.24%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (3.64%) JMS
8 5 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.03%) Java EE
9 4 (2.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (2.42%) CSS
9 4 (2.42%) HTML
9 4 (2.42%) Spring Batch
9 4 (2.42%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.03%) Thin Client
1 5 (3.03%) Fat Client
1 5 (3.03%) Open Source
2 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.21%) Social Media
4 1 (0.61%) NHS
4 1 (0.61%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.61%) Clustering
4 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.61%) Informatics
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.12%) UNIX
2 46 (27.88%) Linux
3 32 (19.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (14.55%) Windows
5 9 (5.45%) AIX
5 9 (5.45%) HPUX
6 7 (4.24%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.64%) Solaris
8 3 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (15.15%) Workflow
3 24 (14.55%) Data Modelling
3 24 (14.55%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (12.12%) Configuration Management
4 20 (12.12%) ETL
5 18 (10.91%) Migration
6 17 (10.30%) Regression Testing
7 16 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (9.70%) Problem Management
8 15 (9.09%) ITIL
9 14 (8.48%) CRM
9 14 (8.48%) SOA
9 14 (8.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.27%) Data Security
11 11 (6.67%) Data Management
12 9 (5.45%) Service Management
13 7 (4.24%) Project Management
13 7 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.24%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (52.12%) SQL
2 50 (30.30%) PL/SQL
3 36 (21.82%) Java
4 15 (9.09%) C#
5 11 (6.67%) Perl
6 10 (6.06%) Scala
7 8 (4.85%) Korn
8 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.64%) C++
9 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.82%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 38 (23.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.64%) Degree
5 5 (3.03%) ISEB
6 2 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.09%) SLA
2 12 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.85%) NFS
4 6 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.42%) KVM
6 4 (2.42%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.03%) OpenView
3 3 (1.82%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.21%) OVSD
5 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.61%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 33 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 26 (15.76%) HP
3 25 (15.15%) Informatica
4 22 (13.33%) JBoss
5 17 (10.30%) VMware
6 12 (7.27%) IBM
7 8 (4.85%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.24%) Business Objects
8 7 (4.24%) Siebel
9 5 (3.03%) Citrix
9 5 (3.03%) SAP
9 5 (3.03%) Adobe
9 5 (3.03%) Sun
10 4 (2.42%) Axway
11 3 (1.82%) WSO2
12 2 (1.21%) Facebook
12 2 (1.21%) Twitter
12 2 (1.21%) Apple
13 1 (0.61%) Blackboard
13 1 (0.61%) Cognos