Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 121 173 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.37% 13.32% 16.58%
As % of the Vendors category 19.87% 26.17% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 127 281
North East median daily rate £400 £390 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +21.88% -22.89%
10th Percentile £289 £282 £225
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 30
North East median hourly rate - £9.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.86% -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% +8.33%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 609 661 1,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.17% 50.89% 55.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 422 937
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% -4.62%
10th Percentile £253 £250 £212
90th Percentile £525 £536 £484
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 102
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £26.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.54% -7.14% +115.38%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.50 £11.92
90th Percentile £33.40 £42.30 £36.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the North East

Oracle
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 in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the North East

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the North East over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the North East

Oracle
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 in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the North East

Oracle
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 within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 July 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 -31 72 £400 - 8
Durham +13 46 £400 +12.68% 6
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 52 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.71%) Linux
3 40 (33.06%) Java
3 40 (33.06%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (33.06%) Git (software)
4 38 (31.40%) SQL
5 37 (30.58%) JIRA
6 30 (24.79%) AngularJS
7 29 (23.97%) Jenkins
7 29 (23.97%) Spring
8 27 (22.31%) XML
8 27 (22.31%) Unix
9 23 (19.01%) Apache
9 23 (19.01%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (18.18%) DevOps
10 22 (18.18%) Java 8
10 22 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 22 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 22 (18.18%) Hibernate
10 22 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 22 (18.18%) JPA
11 21 (17.36%) Kafka
11 21 (17.36%) MongoDB
12 20 (16.53%) IBM
13 19 (15.70%) CSS
13 19 (15.70%) HTML
13 19 (15.70%) Python
13 19 (15.70%) SC Cleared
13 19 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (14.88%) Apache Camel

Oracle
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 23 (19.01%) Apache
2 22 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 16 (13.22%) WebLogic
4 14 (11.57%) JBoss
5 13 (10.74%) WebSphere
5 13 (10.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (9.09%) nginx
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (6.61%) FileNet
8 8 (6.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (4.13%) Tuxedo
10 4 (3.31%) TPMS
11 3 (2.48%) SAS
11 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.65%) Confluence
12 2 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Portal
13 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.83%) iPlanet
13 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (4.96%) Maximo
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.65%) Line 500
6 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.48%) Slack
4 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.65%) IaaS
4 2 (1.65%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.83%) Datadog
5 1 (0.83%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.83%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (6.61%) Internet
3 6 (4.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (4.96%) Network Security
3 6 (4.96%) SMS
3 6 (4.96%) SSL
4 3 (2.48%) SAN
4 3 (2.48%) Skype
4 3 (2.48%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.83%) FTP
5 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.06%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (17.36%) MongoDB
3 16 (13.22%) Oracle Database
4 11 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (4.13%) MySQL
7 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.13%) OLTP
7 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.31%) Star Schema
9 3 (2.48%) Big Data
9 3 (2.48%) PowerCenter
9 3 (2.48%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 40 (33.06%) Git (software)
2 37 (30.58%) JIRA
3 29 (23.97%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.26%) Gradle
4 10 (8.26%) Liquibase
5 9 (7.44%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.65%) Burp Suite
7 2 (1.65%) ERwin
7 2 (1.65%) GitLab
7 2 (1.65%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.65%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.65%) JMeter
7 2 (1.65%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.65%) Toad
8 1 (0.83%) Maven
8 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Billing
2 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (45.45%) Developer
2 21 (17.36%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.26%) DBA
4 10 (8.26%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Architect
5 6 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 6 (4.96%) OBIEE Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (4.96%) Systems Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Web Developer
6 5 (4.13%) Administrator
6 5 (4.13%) Analyst
6 5 (4.13%) Applications Developer
6 5 (4.13%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (4.13%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 4 (3.31%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.79%) AngularJS
2 29 (23.97%) Spring
3 27 (22.31%) XML
4 22 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 22 (18.18%) JPA
5 21 (17.36%) Kafka
6 19 (15.70%) CSS
6 19 (15.70%) HTML
7 18 (14.88%) Apache Camel
8 15 (12.40%) Web Services
9 12 (9.92%) JSON
9 12 (9.92%) Software Packaging
10 11 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (8.26%) CreateJS
11 10 (8.26%) CSS3
11 10 (8.26%) HTML5
11 10 (8.26%) lodash
12 8 (6.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (5.79%) Flash
13 7 (5.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.61%) RIA
4 7 (5.79%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.96%) DataPower
6 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.31%) User Experience
6 4 (3.31%) Wiki
7 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.65%) Social Media
7 2 (1.65%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.71%) Linux
2 27 (22.31%) Unix
3 19 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (10.74%) AIX
5 11 (9.09%) Windows
6 5 (4.13%) VME
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (3.31%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.48%) Solaris
8 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.18%) DevOps
3 15 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (12.40%) Project Management
3 15 (12.40%) Scrum
4 14 (11.57%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (10.74%) BDD
5 13 (10.74%) ITIL
6 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
6 12 (9.92%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.09%) OO
7 11 (9.09%) OOP
7 11 (9.09%) TDD
8 10 (8.26%) Asynchronous Programming
8 10 (8.26%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.26%) OOD
8 10 (8.26%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (7.44%) SOA
10 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.06%) Java
2 38 (31.40%) SQL
3 22 (18.18%) Java 8
3 22 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.70%) Python
5 13 (10.74%) Bash Shell
6 12 (9.92%) Perl
6 12 (9.92%) Shell Script
7 11 (9.09%) TypeScript
8 10 (8.26%) ActionScript
8 10 (8.26%) ActionScript 3.0
9 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.13%) COBOL
11 4 (3.31%) C#
12 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.65%) Ruby
12 2 (1.65%) VBA
12 2 (1.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.83%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
13 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.70%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.92%) Degree
4 3 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.48%) ISEB
4 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.48%) OCP
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.83%) CITP
5 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.83%) MBA
5 1 (0.83%) MCSD
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) WCAG
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Docker
2 10 (8.26%) VirtualBox
3 5 (4.13%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (11.57%) Puppet
2 11 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 11 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.26%) Ansible
4 6 (4.96%) Forum Sentry
5 4 (3.31%) Data Guard
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (2.48%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.48%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.48%) PureDisk
6 3 (2.48%) Simpana
6 3 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.65%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (1.65%) Grafana
7 2 (1.65%) Nessus
7 2 (1.65%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.83%) Kibana
8 1 (0.83%) logstash
8 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) IBM
2 17 (14.05%) Informatica
3 14 (11.57%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.92%) Siebel
5 11 (9.09%) Axway
6 10 (8.26%) Sun
7 9 (7.44%) HP
8 7 (5.79%) SAP
9 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.13%) Micro Focus
11 4 (3.31%) CA
11 4 (3.31%) Cisco
12 3 (2.48%) arcserve
12 3 (2.48%) Brocade
12 3 (2.48%) CommVault
12 3 (2.48%) EMC
12 3 (2.48%) NetApp
12 3 (2.48%) Splunk
12 3 (2.48%) Symantec
12 3 (2.48%) Veritas