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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 94 42
Rank change year-on-year +49 -52  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 14 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.50% 1.94% 3.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.22% 9.51% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 25
Median daily rate £475 £463 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +7.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +20.52% -35.42%  

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 92 326 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 16.46% 20.35% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 206 148
Median daily rate £450 £326 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -6.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 29 3
Median hourly rate - £32.66 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +76.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +57 12 £475 +2.70% 3
Durham - 1 - - 2
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Spring
4 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) SOAP
5 11 (31.43%) JSON
6 10 (28.57%) JIRA
6 10 (28.57%) Web Services
6 10 (28.57%) HTML5
6 10 (28.57%) CSS3
7 9 (25.71%) Puppet
7 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
7 9 (25.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
7 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
7 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (25.71%) Docker
7 9 (25.71%) Confluence
7 9 (25.71%) Scala
7 9 (25.71%) Django
7 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
7 9 (25.71%) LXC
7 9 (25.71%) REST
7 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
7 9 (25.71%) MySQL
7 9 (25.71%) Python
7 9 (25.71%) Selenium
7 9 (25.71%) Ruby

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 9 (25.71%) Confluence
2 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
1 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
1 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.14%) BODI
2 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) JIRA
2 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.71%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.14%) DBA
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum Master
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) CSS
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
1 12 (34.29%) Spring
2 11 (31.43%) JSON
2 11 (31.43%) SOAP
3 10 (28.57%) CSS3
3 10 (28.57%) HTML5
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
4 9 (25.71%) Ajax
4 9 (25.71%) Django
4 9 (25.71%) REST
5 7 (20.00%) RESTful
6 6 (17.14%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) WPF
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.71%) Play Framework
10 2 (5.71%) XML
11 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Solaris
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (2.86%) MVS
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
2 9 (25.71%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Open Source
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Kanban
6 4 (11.43%) OWASP
6 4 (11.43%) Project Governance
6 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.57%) MVC
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Python
1 9 (25.71%) Ruby
1 9 (25.71%) Scala
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) REXX
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) OCP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Docker
1 9 (25.71%) LXC
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.86%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.86%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) F5
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) TIBCO
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow