Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 137 284 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.41% 12.14% 16.17%
As % of the Vendors category 26.00% 23.13% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 202 225
North East median daily rate £400 £342 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.96% -24.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £300
90th Percentile £615 £488 £616
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
North East median hourly rate - £32.66 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +3.48%
England median hourly rate £36.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -4.64% +0.67% +4.17%

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 527 1,228 826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 43.88% 52.48% 41.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 821 469
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +13.78%
10th Percentile £249 £241 £245
90th Percentile £550 £525 £581
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 84 65
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.83% +32.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £8.92 £10.27 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.73 £40.00 £38.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.76
% change year-on-year - -1.46% +7.64%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -2 99 £395 +16.18% 6
Durham +15 30 £413 -2.94% 6
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 52 (37.96%) SQL
2 49 (35.77%) Linux
3 47 (34.31%) Unix
4 41 (29.93%) Oracle Database
5 40 (29.20%) Security Cleared
6 33 (24.09%) SC Cleared
6 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (23.36%) Perl
8 31 (22.63%) WebLogic
9 30 (21.90%) PL/SQL
10 28 (20.44%) Red Hat
11 26 (18.98%) Python
12 24 (17.52%) JBoss
13 21 (15.33%) Windows
13 21 (15.33%) Finance
14 20 (14.60%) Sun
14 20 (14.60%) Mentoring
15 19 (13.87%) Relational Database
15 19 (13.87%) High Availability
15 19 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (13.87%) Solaris
15 19 (13.87%) Migration
16 18 (13.14%) Firewall
16 18 (13.14%) Clustering
16 18 (13.14%) SAP
16 18 (13.14%) DevOps
17 17 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (12.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (11.68%) Shell Script
18 16 (11.68%) Korn

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 31 (22.63%) WebLogic
2 24 (17.52%) JBoss
3 14 (10.22%) Tomcat
4 13 (9.49%) Apache
5 12 (8.76%) iPlanet
5 12 (8.76%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (4.38%) Confluence
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.65%) SAS
8 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.19%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.46%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.73%) FileNet
11 1 (0.73%) TPMS
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.76%) Maximo
2 8 (5.84%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (5.11%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Utilities
5 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.73%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.73%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.73%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Boomi
2 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.73%) FinancialForce
3 1 (0.73%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.14%) Firewall
2 12 (8.76%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.03%) DNS
4 8 (5.84%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (5.84%) SSH
5 4 (2.92%) HTTP
6 3 (2.19%) SAN
7 2 (1.46%) FCoE
7 2 (1.46%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.46%) NAS
7 2 (1.46%) Skype
7 2 (1.46%) WAN
8 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.73%) Network Security
8 1 (0.73%) SMS
8 1 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.93%) Oracle Database
2 19 (13.87%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.22%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (9.49%) NoSQL
5 12 (8.76%) SQL Server
6 11 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (6.57%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (3.65%) Apache Hive
10 5 (3.65%) Big Data
10 5 (3.65%) Data Lake
10 5 (3.65%) HBase
10 5 (3.65%) MySQL
10 5 (3.65%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (8.76%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.57%) Subversion
4 8 (5.84%) JIRA
4 8 (5.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (5.11%) Maven
6 5 (3.65%) ERwin
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.92%) Selenium
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.46%) GitLab
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.73%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.73%) Toad
10 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Billing
3 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.73%) Advertising
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Electronics
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (20.44%) DBA
2 26 (18.98%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (12.41%) Developer
4 15 (10.95%) Architect
5 13 (9.49%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Data Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Solaris Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Consultant
9 7 (5.11%) SC Cleared DBA
10 6 (4.38%) Administrator
11 5 (3.65%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.65%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (3.65%) Head of Delivery
11 5 (3.65%) Head of DevOps
11 5 (3.65%) Lead DevOps
12 4 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) J2EE
1 12 (8.76%) Middleware
2 11 (8.03%) LDAP
2 11 (8.03%) XML
3 10 (7.30%) JSON
4 9 (6.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 9 (6.57%) Web Services
5 7 (5.11%) REST
6 6 (4.38%) RESTful
6 6 (4.38%) SOAP
7 5 (3.65%) Ajax
7 5 (3.65%) CSS
7 5 (3.65%) HTML
7 5 (3.65%) HTML5
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (3.65%) Spring
8 4 (2.92%) .NET
8 4 (2.92%) CSS3
8 4 (2.92%) Django
9 3 (2.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Clustering
2 17 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.57%) Replication
3 9 (6.57%) User Experience
4 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.92%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.73%) DataPower
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.73%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.77%) Linux
2 47 (34.31%) Unix
3 21 (15.33%) Windows
4 19 (13.87%) Solaris
5 17 (12.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (10.95%) AIX
7 12 (8.76%) HPUX
8 11 (8.03%) SUSE
9 10 (7.30%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.73%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.60%) Mentoring
3 19 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (13.87%) High Availability
3 19 (13.87%) Migration
4 18 (13.14%) DevOps
5 14 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.49%) Data Management
6 13 (9.49%) Project Management
7 12 (8.76%) Coaching
7 12 (8.76%) ERP
8 11 (8.03%) Asset Management
8 11 (8.03%) CRM
8 11 (8.03%) Data Migration
8 11 (8.03%) ITIL
8 11 (8.03%) Open Source
8 11 (8.03%) Scrum
9 10 (7.30%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.30%) ETL
9 10 (7.30%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.96%) SQL
2 32 (23.36%) Perl
3 30 (21.90%) PL/SQL
4 26 (18.98%) Python
5 16 (11.68%) Korn
5 16 (11.68%) Shell Script
6 15 (10.95%) Java
7 5 (3.65%) Ruby
8 4 (2.92%) C#
8 4 (2.92%) Scala
9 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.19%) COBOL
9 3 (2.19%) C-shell
9 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.46%) XPath
10 2 (1.46%) XQuery
11 1 (0.73%) PHP
11 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (29.20%) Security Cleared
2 33 (24.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.46%) Degree
5 1 (0.73%) ISEB
5 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.73%) OCP
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.49%) QA
2 5 (3.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.73%) GDPR
4 1 (0.73%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (8.03%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (6.57%) Docker
3 9 (6.57%) NFS
4 8 (5.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (5.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (3.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (2.92%) KVM
8 4 (2.92%) LXC
9 2 (1.46%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (9.49%) Data Guard
1 13 (9.49%) Puppet
2 12 (8.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (5.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (4.38%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.46%) OpenView
5 2 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.46%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.73%) Ansible
6 1 (0.73%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.73%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Red Hat
2 20 (14.60%) Sun
3 18 (13.14%) SAP
4 12 (8.76%) Veritas
5 10 (7.30%) Cisco
5 10 (7.30%) F5
5 10 (7.30%) HP
6 8 (5.84%) Cloudera
6 8 (5.84%) Hortonworks
6 8 (5.84%) IBM
6 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.84%) Tableau
7 7 (5.11%) Informatica
8 6 (4.38%) PlateSpin
8 6 (4.38%) VMware
9 5 (3.65%) CA
9 5 (3.65%) Sybase
10 3 (2.19%) Micro Focus
11 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.46%) TIBCO