Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 107 190 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.10% 15.38% 15.28%
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 34.48% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 141 276
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.87% -22.51%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £241
90th Percentile £541 £625 £475
England median daily rate £482 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +7.11% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 27
North East median hourly rate £24.58 - £28.00
10th Percentile £23.49 - £15.00
90th Percentile £25.66 - £36.40
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.61% +4.86% -2.70%

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 489 551 1,450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 37.02% 44.62% 55.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 355 953
North East median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.62% -9.33%
10th Percentile £253 £231 £215
90th Percentile £553 £550 £513
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 113
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% -56.60% +31.51%
10th Percentile £10.68 £8.84 £11.08
90th Percentile £28.46 £45.96 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -19 79 £413 +10.00% 15
Durham -16 20 £475 +16.92% 4
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 37 (34.58%) Linux
2 33 (30.84%) SQL
3 32 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.23%) JIRA
5 26 (24.30%) Windows
6 25 (23.36%) Security Cleared
7 23 (21.50%) SC Cleared
7 23 (21.50%) Puppet
7 23 (21.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 22 (20.56%) XML
9 21 (19.63%) Python
9 21 (19.63%) Shell Script
9 21 (19.63%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database
9 21 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
11 19 (17.76%) JavaScript
11 19 (17.76%) DevOps
11 19 (17.76%) GitLab
11 19 (17.76%) Git (software)
11 19 (17.76%) Open Source
12 18 (16.82%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (16.82%) Oracle RAC
13 16 (14.95%) Scrum
13 16 (14.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (14.95%) BMC
13 16 (14.95%) 3PAR
13 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (14.95%) Test Automation
14 15 (14.02%) XenApp

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 15 (14.02%) Confluence
1 15 (14.02%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.67%) nginx
3 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.80%) Apache
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.80%) SAS
5 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.87%) CMS
6 2 (1.87%) JBoss
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.93%) Documentum
7 1 (0.93%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Line 500
2 4 (3.74%) Maximo
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.61%) Office 365
3 5 (4.67%) IaaS
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.67%) PaaS
3 5 (4.67%) SaaS
4 4 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.80%) GitHub
6 2 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.93%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Firewall
2 7 (6.54%) VLAN
3 5 (4.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.80%) Internet
5 2 (1.87%) FTP
6 1 (0.93%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) Intranet
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database
1 21 (19.63%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (13.08%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.41%) MySQL
4 9 (8.41%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.67%) DB2
8 5 (4.67%) MS Access
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.74%) Big Data
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.80%) Sqoop
11 2 (1.87%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) JIRA
2 19 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.76%) GitLab
3 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.21%) Artifactory
5 9 (8.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (7.48%) Maven
7 7 (6.54%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.54%) Selenium
8 5 (4.67%) Gatling
8 5 (4.67%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.67%) Toad
9 4 (3.74%) Subversion
10 3 (2.80%) Gradle
10 3 (2.80%) JDeveloper
10 3 (2.80%) Liquibase
10 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.93%) Mockito
11 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
2 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Developer
2 21 (19.63%) Analyst
3 13 (12.15%) Administrator
4 11 (10.28%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.35%) DBA
5 10 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Server Administrator
9 5 (4.67%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.67%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Support
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Support Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.56%) XML
2 15 (14.02%) CSS
2 15 (14.02%) HTML
3 12 (11.21%) Spring
4 9 (8.41%) AngularJS
4 9 (8.41%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (7.48%) jQuery
6 7 (6.54%) .NET
6 7 (6.54%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.54%) JSON
6 7 (6.54%) Middleware
6 7 (6.54%) YAML
7 6 (5.61%) Backbone.js
7 6 (5.61%) CSS3
7 6 (5.61%) HTML5
7 6 (5.61%) React
8 5 (4.67%) CreateJS
8 5 (4.67%) lodash
8 5 (4.67%) Node.js
8 5 (4.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (8.41%) User Experience
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) Clustering
5 3 (2.80%) RIA
6 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.87%) Wiki
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Linux
2 26 (24.30%) Windows
3 15 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (12.15%) Unix
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.87%) AIX
7 2 (1.87%) VME
8 1 (0.93%) HPUX
8 1 (0.93%) MVS
8 1 (0.93%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 21 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (17.76%) DevOps
4 19 (17.76%) Open Source
5 18 (16.82%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (14.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (14.95%) Scrum
6 16 (14.95%) Test Automation
7 15 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.08%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (13.08%) Security Hardening
9 12 (11.21%) BDD
9 12 (11.21%) TDD
10 11 (10.28%) ITIL
10 11 (10.28%) SOA
10 11 (10.28%) Test Scripting
11 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
11 10 (9.35%) Kanban
12 9 (8.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.84%) SQL
2 21 (19.63%) Python
2 21 (19.63%) Shell Script
3 19 (17.76%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.02%) Java
5 10 (9.35%) Ruby
6 9 (8.41%) Perl
7 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.67%) ActionScript
8 5 (4.67%) ActionScript 3.0
8 5 (4.67%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.67%) VBA
9 3 (2.80%) C#
9 3 (2.80%) Java 8
9 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 3 (2.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.93%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) COBOL
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) ISEB
3 4 (3.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.80%) Degree
4 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.93%) MBA
5 1 (0.93%) OCP
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) GDPR
2 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) P3O
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (14.02%) XenApp
2 15 (14.02%) XenDesktop
3 14 (13.08%) Active Directory
4 13 (12.15%) Docker
4 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (9.35%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.67%) VirtualBox
7 3 (2.80%) Apache Flume
7 3 (2.80%) HDFS
8 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) Puppet
2 15 (14.02%) SCCM
2 15 (14.02%) SCOM
2 15 (14.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (14.02%) vCenter Server
3 13 (12.15%) Ansible
4 11 (10.28%) vMotion
5 9 (8.41%) ZABBIX
6 8 (7.48%) Nagios
7 7 (6.54%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (4.67%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.80%) Data Guard
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (1.87%) Grafana
11 2 (1.87%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.87%) Terraform
12 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) 3PAR
1 16 (14.95%) BMC
2 15 (14.02%) EMC
3 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
3 13 (12.15%) VMware
4 12 (11.21%) HP
5 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.54%) Riverbed
7 5 (4.67%) Sage
8 4 (3.74%) Google
8 4 (3.74%) IBM
9 3 (2.80%) Cloudera
9 3 (2.80%) Hortonworks
9 3 (2.80%) Informatica
10 2 (1.87%) Splunk
11 1 (0.93%) Alibaba
11 1 (0.93%) F5
11 1 (0.93%) Pega
11 1 (0.93%) Solace
11 1 (0.93%) Tableau