Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 47 104
Rank change year-on-year -42 +57 -63
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 19 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.49% 4.14% 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.33% 20.08% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 41
North East median daily rate £519 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.62% +9.29% -22.48%
10th Percentile £379 £297 £275
90th Percentile £541 £488 £505
England median daily rate £429 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +0.82% +4.94% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
North East median hourly rate - - £35.50
England median hourly rate £39.38 £41.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.97% +4.69% -5.88%

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 300 254 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.58% 20.63% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 164 344
North East median daily rate £375 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +17.42% -5.71%
10th Percentile £258 £279 £245
90th Percentile £549 £556 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 36
North East median hourly rate - £10.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.29% +40.11%
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.07%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 -30 14 £519 +38.33%
Durham -9 5 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 8 (42.11%) Unix
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
6 6 (31.58%) DevOps
6 6 (31.58%) Ansible
6 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) MySQL
6 6 (31.58%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) XSLT
7 5 (26.32%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (26.32%) IBM
7 5 (26.32%) Kanban
7 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
7 5 (26.32%) Maximo
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning

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 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Confluence
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) SAS
4 1 (5.26%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Maximo
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) JDeveloper
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
4 2 (10.53%) GitLab
5 1 (5.26%) Burp Suite
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) ERwin
5 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DBA
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (26.32%) Applications Developer
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SOA Developer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Maximo Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Maximo Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (26.32%) XSLT
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) JMS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) Java EE
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
1 8 (42.11%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) VME
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) Kanban
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) SFIA
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) OCP
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (26.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Grafana
3 2 (10.53%) Prometheus
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) Informatica
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) Micro Focus
5 1 (5.26%) Perforce
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat