Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Oracle
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 147 367 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.86% 16.53% 14.03%
As % of the Vendors category 36.66% 28.17% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 271 159
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +16.44%
10th Percentile £265 £225 £288
90th Percentile £615 £475 £600
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £381 £325 £417
% change year-on-year +17.31% -21.97% +14.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 30 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £28.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £28.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -16.42% +11.67%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 401 1303 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 45.99% 58.69% 39.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 926 315
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -0.44%
10th Percentile £263 £211 £242
90th Percentile £550 £488 £560
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 97 49
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.10 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.93% +12.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £8.77 £12.25 £12.13
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £39.60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -43.64% +14.58% +38.13%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 90 (61.22%) Linux
2 89 (60.54%) Unix
3 71 (48.30%) WebLogic
4 70 (47.62%) Security Cleared
5 69 (46.94%) Red Hat
6 63 (42.86%) JBoss
7 59 (40.14%) SQL
7 59 (40.14%) SC Cleared
8 51 (34.69%) Perl
9 45 (30.61%) AIX
10 42 (28.57%) Sun
11 41 (27.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (26.53%) Windows
13 38 (25.85%) Firewall
14 36 (24.49%) Solaris
14 36 (24.49%) PL/SQL
14 36 (24.49%) Clustering
14 36 (24.49%) Oracle Database
15 34 (23.13%) DevOps
15 34 (23.13%) Korn
16 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (22.45%) LDAP
16 33 (22.45%) HP
17 32 (21.77%) High Availability
18 31 (21.09%) Tomcat
19 30 (20.41%) Apache
19 30 (20.41%) DNS
20 29 (19.73%) HPUX
20 29 (19.73%) iPlanet
20 29 (19.73%) Analytical Skills

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (48.30%) WebLogic
2 63 (42.86%) JBoss
3 31 (21.09%) Tomcat
4 30 (20.41%) Apache
5 29 (19.73%) iPlanet
6 27 (18.37%) Oracle Application Server
7 14 (9.52%) WebSphere
8 13 (8.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (6.80%) SharePoint
10 8 (5.44%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (5.44%) Confluence
10 8 (5.44%) MQSeries
10 8 (5.44%) OpenStack
11 7 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
12 6 (4.08%) SAS
13 5 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (2.72%) FileNet
14 4 (2.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (2.04%) Tuxedo
16 2 (1.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (10.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (8.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (4.76%) SAP ERP
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Boomi
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.85%) Firewall
2 33 (22.45%) LDAP
3 30 (20.41%) DNS
4 24 (16.33%) TCP/IP
5 20 (13.61%) OpenLDAP
5 20 (13.61%) SSH
6 13 (8.84%) SAN
7 8 (5.44%) FCoE
7 8 (5.44%) iSCSI
7 8 (5.44%) NAS
7 8 (5.44%) X.21
8 6 (4.08%) WAN
9 5 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (3.40%) Network Security
9 5 (3.40%) SSL
10 4 (2.72%) HTTP
11 2 (1.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.49%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.16%) Relational Database
6 11 (7.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (6.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.76%) MySQL
8 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (4.08%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.08%) Big Data
9 6 (4.08%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.08%) HBase
9 6 (4.08%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (4.08%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (8.84%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.44%) JIRA
3 7 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (4.08%) ERwin
4 6 (4.08%) Selenium
5 5 (3.40%) Maven
5 5 (3.40%) Subversion
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.04%) Toad
8 2 (1.36%) GitLab
9 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (8.84%) Finance
2 1 (0.68%) Billing
2 1 (0.68%) Publishing
2 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (21.09%) DBA
2 28 (19.05%) Unix Engineer
3 26 (17.69%) Oracle DBA
4 23 (15.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (12.93%) AIX Engineer
6 17 (11.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) Architect
8 12 (8.16%) Solaris Engineer
9 11 (7.48%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 9 (6.12%) Support Engineer
12 8 (5.44%) Developer
12 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared DBA
13 7 (4.76%) Administrator
14 6 (4.08%) Data Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Digital Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Digital Solutions Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Lead Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Lead Data Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.05%) J2EE
2 15 (10.20%) Software Packaging
3 13 (8.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (7.48%) JSON
5 10 (6.80%) Web Services
6 9 (6.12%) Middleware
6 9 (6.12%) REST
7 8 (5.44%) RESTful
7 8 (5.44%) SOAP
7 8 (5.44%) Spring
8 7 (4.76%) CSS
8 7 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (4.76%) XML
9 6 (4.08%) Ajax
9 6 (4.08%) CSS3
9 6 (4.08%) Django
9 6 (4.08%) HTML
9 6 (4.08%) HTML5
10 4 (2.72%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.49%) Clustering
2 29 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.48%) Private Cloud
5 9 (6.12%) Replication
5 9 (6.12%) User Experience
6 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (4.08%) Oracle Exalytics
9 5 (3.40%) DataPower
9 5 (3.40%) Grid Computing
9 5 (3.40%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 90 (61.22%) Linux
2 89 (60.54%) Unix
3 45 (30.61%) AIX
4 41 (27.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (26.53%) Windows
6 36 (24.49%) Solaris
7 29 (19.73%) HPUX
8 28 (19.05%) SUSE
9 21 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.72%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.68%) VME
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.13%) DevOps
2 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.77%) High Availability
4 27 (18.37%) ITIL
5 22 (14.97%) Load Balancing
6 17 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (10.88%) Open Source
8 15 (10.20%) Analytics
8 15 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (10.20%) Migration
8 15 (10.20%) OO
9 14 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (8.16%) Configuration Management
10 12 (8.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.48%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (7.48%) Scrum
12 10 (6.80%) Data Management
12 10 (6.80%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.14%) SQL
2 51 (34.69%) Perl
3 36 (24.49%) PL/SQL
4 34 (23.13%) Korn
5 24 (16.33%) Python
5 24 (16.33%) Shell Script
6 18 (12.24%) Java
7 13 (8.84%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.84%) C-shell
8 6 (4.08%) Ruby
8 6 (4.08%) Scala
9 5 (3.40%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.04%) COBOL
10 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.36%) XPath
11 2 (1.36%) XQuery
12 1 (0.68%) C#
12 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 70 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 59 (40.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) Degree
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) OCP
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
2 6 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (14.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.29%) NFS
3 19 (12.93%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 13 (8.84%) KVM
7 10 (6.80%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (6.12%) Docker
8 9 (6.12%) Samba
9 7 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (4.08%) LXC
11 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (16.33%) Puppet
2 20 (13.61%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (10.20%) Data Guard
4 14 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (6.12%) NetBackup
6 8 (5.44%) OpenView
6 8 (5.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (3.40%) Forum Sentry
8 3 (2.04%) Ansible
8 3 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.36%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.68%) Simpana
10 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (46.94%) Red Hat
2 42 (28.57%) Sun
3 33 (22.45%) HP
4 23 (15.65%) Cisco
5 22 (14.97%) F5
6 21 (14.29%) Veritas
7 19 (12.93%) Informatica
8 16 (10.88%) IBM
9 15 (10.20%) PlateSpin
9 15 (10.20%) VMware
10 13 (8.84%) Axway
10 13 (8.84%) Siebel
11 8 (5.44%) Cognos
11 8 (5.44%) Opsware
11 8 (5.44%) SAP
12 7 (4.76%) CA
12 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
13 6 (4.08%) Tableau
14 5 (3.40%) Sybase
15 4 (2.72%) TIBCO