Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 22 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 110 66
Rank change year-on-year +56 -44 -33
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 47 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.84% 2.13% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.92% 9.72% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 50
North East median daily rate £375 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.64% +8.93%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £285
90th Percentile £550 £500 £576
England median daily rate £431 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +1.47% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 236 597 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.28% 21.89% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 420 302
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.15% +11.79%
10th Percentile £277 £260 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £575
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 13
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.93% +37.93% -32.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £15.28
90th Percentile £22.15 £33.98 £34.40
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the North East

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the North East

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the North East

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the North East

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +53 36 £375 - 2
Durham +9 7 £343 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 North East region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
4 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
5 16 (34.04%) Java
6 15 (31.91%) Data Guard
7 14 (29.79%) Python
7 14 (29.79%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
9 12 (25.53%) PL/SQL
9 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (23.40%) Linux
10 11 (23.40%) Migration
10 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.40%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (21.28%) JSON
11 10 (21.28%) XML
12 9 (19.15%) Scrum
12 9 (19.15%) Open Source
13 8 (17.02%) RESTful
13 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 8 (17.02%) REST
13 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
13 8 (17.02%) JIRA
13 8 (17.02%) SOAP
13 8 (17.02%) Web Services

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (14.89%) Confluence
1 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Drupal
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Maximo
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Boomi
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) Skype
2 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
6 6 (12.77%) MySQL
6 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
6 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
7 5 (10.64%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (8.51%) SQLPlus
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (4.26%) GIS
11 1 (2.13%) JasperReports
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) JIRA
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (6.38%) Toad
6 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) GitLab
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) DBA
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared DBA
3 6 (12.77%) Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Digital Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Maximo Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) JSON
1 10 (21.28%) XML
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (17.02%) REST
2 8 (17.02%) RESTful
2 8 (17.02%) SOAP
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
3 7 (14.89%) Spring
4 6 (12.77%) Ajax
4 6 (12.77%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) CSS3
4 6 (12.77%) Django
4 6 (12.77%) HTML
4 6 (12.77%) HTML5
5 5 (10.64%) Middleware
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (6.38%) JMS
8 2 (4.26%) JDBC
8 2 (4.26%) XSD
8 2 (4.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Clustering
1 6 (12.77%) Replication
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 9 (19.15%) Open Source
2 9 (19.15%) Scrum
3 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
3 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
4 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) High Availability
4 7 (14.89%) Kanban
4 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.89%) TDD
5 6 (12.77%) Coaching
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.77%) Line Management
5 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.77%) OWASP
5 6 (12.77%) Prototyping
5 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 14 (29.79%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) PL/SQL
5 8 (17.02%) Perl
6 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.77%) Ruby
7 6 (12.77%) Scala
8 2 (4.26%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.26%) XPath
8 2 (4.26%) XQuery
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) OCP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (12.77%) Docker
2 6 (12.77%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Data Guard
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Puppet
5 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Sybase
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Dell
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Siebel