Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 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
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 22 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 87 110 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.14% 8.53% 10.15%
As % of the Vendors category 19.77% 19.20% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 81 106
North East median daily rate £413 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £289 £300 £305
90th Percentile £626 £500 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
North East median hourly rate £16.54 - £9.00
10th Percentile £9.77 - £8.75
90th Percentile £23.97 - £9.25
England median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +12.00% +19.05% -17.11%

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 440 573 702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 36.10% 44.42% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 390 449
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £189 £230 £248
90th Percentile £563 £520 £536
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 48
North East median hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.52% -48.08% -4.59%
10th Percentile £9.61 £10.60 £10.21
90th Percentile £21.00 £33.40 £42.30
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -2.78%

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 27 May 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the North East over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 May 2019. 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 +14 72 £413 - 9
Durham -26 13 £400 -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.74%) Java
4 24 (27.59%) Unix
5 19 (21.84%) Test Scripting
6 18 (20.69%) PL/SQL
6 18 (20.69%) XML
6 18 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.54%) JIRA
8 16 (18.39%) Scrum
9 15 (17.24%) Perl
9 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database
10 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (16.09%) Open Source
11 13 (14.94%) Confluence
11 13 (14.94%) Windows
11 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
12 12 (13.79%) QA
12 12 (13.79%) Solaris
12 12 (13.79%) Linux
12 12 (13.79%) C
12 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (13.79%) Jenkins
13 11 (12.64%) ProC
13 11 (12.64%) Selenium
13 11 (12.64%) Korn
14 10 (11.49%) DevOps
15 9 (10.34%) System Integration Testing

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 13 (14.94%) Confluence
2 5 (5.75%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.60%) SAS
3 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.30%) Documentum
5 2 (2.30%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) JBoss
5 2 (2.30%) Jetty
5 2 (2.30%) nginx
6 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.15%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Line 500
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.30%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.15%) Maximo
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.90%) GitHub
2 6 (6.90%) IaaS
3 5 (5.75%) PaaS
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.45%) Office 365
5 3 (3.45%) SaaS
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.30%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.30%) Serverless
7 1 (1.15%) Akamai
7 1 (1.15%) G Suite
7 1 (1.15%) Kong
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) HTTP
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.15%) BGP
3 1 (1.15%) DHCP
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) NAS
3 1 (1.15%) OSPF
3 1 (1.15%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.05%) MySQL
5 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.60%) Big Data
6 4 (4.60%) MS Access
6 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.30%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.30%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.30%) DB2
8 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.30%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.30%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) JIRA
2 12 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.64%) ProC
3 11 (12.64%) Selenium
4 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.20%) GitLab
6 7 (8.05%) Gatling
6 7 (8.05%) Maven
6 7 (8.05%) Subversion
7 6 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (5.75%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.60%) Toad
10 3 (3.45%) Artifactory
11 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.30%) JUnit
11 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (10.34%) Banking
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Billing
3 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.90%) QA Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 4 (4.60%) C Developer
7 4 (4.60%) DBA
7 4 (4.60%) Perl Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Tester
8 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) XML
2 9 (10.34%) HTML
3 7 (8.05%) .NET
4 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.90%) CSS
4 6 (6.90%) REST
4 6 (6.90%) SOAP
4 6 (6.90%) Spring
5 5 (5.75%) HTML5
5 5 (5.75%) jQuery
5 5 (5.75%) Web Services
6 4 (4.60%) Backbone.js
6 4 (4.60%) Middleware
6 4 (4.60%) React
6 4 (4.60%) RESTful
6 4 (4.60%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.45%) J2EE
7 3 (3.45%) JSP
7 3 (3.45%) WPF
7 3 (3.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Mashup
4 2 (2.30%) RIA
4 2 (2.30%) Wiki
5 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) PKI
5 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Unix
2 13 (14.94%) Windows
3 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Solaris
4 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.84%) Test Scripting
3 18 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (18.39%) Scrum
5 14 (16.09%) Open Source
6 10 (11.49%) DevOps
7 9 (10.34%) Integration Testing
7 9 (10.34%) Migration
7 9 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
7 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
9 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.05%) TDD
10 6 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.75%) BDD
11 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 25 (28.74%) Java
3 18 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.24%) Perl
6 12 (13.79%) C
7 11 (12.64%) Korn
8 4 (4.60%) C#
8 4 (4.60%) Python
8 4 (4.60%) VBA
9 3 (3.45%) VB
10 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.30%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) Ruby
10 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.15%) C++
11 1 (1.15%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.20%) ISEB
4 7 (8.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.60%) Degree
7 3 (3.45%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.15%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) GDPR
2 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.30%) HDFS
2 2 (2.30%) NDS
2 2 (2.30%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.15%) XenApp
3 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
2 5 (5.75%) Ansible
3 3 (3.45%) Terraform
4 2 (2.30%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.15%) SCCM
5 1 (1.15%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.15%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.60%) Sage
3 4 (4.60%) SAP
4 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.45%) Dynatrace
4 3 (3.45%) Google
4 3 (3.45%) Pega
5 2 (2.30%) BMC
5 2 (2.30%) EMC
5 2 (2.30%) IBM
5 2 (2.30%) Informatica
5 2 (2.30%) NetIQ
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.15%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.15%) Tableau
6 1 (1.15%) Workday