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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 51 259 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.98% 15.98% 9.62%
As % of the Vendors category 17.47% 26.59% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 158 49
Median daily rate £400 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -18.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 26 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £27.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +30.63% -7.50%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 292 974 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 51.41% 60.09% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 616 177
Median daily rate £340 £285 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -4.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £438 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 83 31
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £35.70 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 41 £410 +31.72% 12
Durham -4 3 £363 -0.68% 6
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 62 (48.82%) Linux
2 52 (40.94%) Unix
2 52 (40.94%) WebLogic
3 48 (37.80%) Security Cleared
4 45 (35.43%) Red Hat
5 41 (32.28%) Windows
5 41 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (29.13%) SC Cleared
6 37 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (27.56%) Oracle Database
8 33 (25.98%) Jenkins
9 31 (24.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 30 (23.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (23.62%) Windows Server
11 29 (22.83%) BusinessObjects
11 29 (22.83%) TIBCO
11 29 (22.83%) Configuration Management
12 28 (22.05%) HP
12 28 (22.05%) JIRA
12 28 (22.05%) DevOps
13 27 (21.26%) Confluence
14 25 (19.69%) Open Source
14 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
14 25 (19.69%) Software Packaging
15 24 (18.90%) PowerShell
16 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (18.11%) Dollar Universe
16 23 (18.11%) Change Control
16 23 (18.11%) Ansible
16 23 (18.11%) Sonatype Nexus

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 52 (40.94%) WebLogic
2 27 (21.26%) Confluence
3 18 (14.17%) JBoss
4 17 (13.39%) Tomcat
5 15 (11.81%) Apache
5 15 (11.81%) iPlanet
6 14 (11.02%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.94%) Tuxedo
9 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (3.15%) MQSeries
9 4 (3.15%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
10 3 (2.36%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.57%) SAS
11 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (24.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (14.17%) Trello
4 1 (0.79%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) Firewall
1 13 (10.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.94%) SAN
3 4 (3.15%) LDAP
3 4 (3.15%) NAS
4 3 (2.36%) DNS
4 3 (2.36%) FCoE
4 3 (2.36%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.57%) VLAN
5 2 (1.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) ISDN
6 1 (0.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.56%) Oracle Database
2 29 (22.83%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (11.02%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (10.24%) MySQL
5 12 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (7.87%) MongoDB
7 10 (7.87%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
8 9 (7.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (7.09%) NoSQL
8 9 (7.09%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (4.72%) BODI
10 4 (3.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.36%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (1.57%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.79%) MS Access
13 1 (0.79%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (25.98%) Jenkins
2 28 (22.05%) JIRA
3 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
4 23 (18.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (14.17%) GitLab
6 10 (7.87%) Selenium
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.57%) Toad
10 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.79%) ERwin
10 1 (0.79%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.79%) Subversion
10 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (11.02%) Finance
2 2 (1.57%) Billing
3 1 (0.79%) Back Office
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Electronics
3 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (18.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (11.81%) Architect
3 10 (7.87%) DBA
3 10 (7.87%) Developer
4 9 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (7.09%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (6.30%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (6.30%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.30%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) Administrator
6 7 (5.51%) Analyst
6 7 (5.51%) Consultant
6 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.72%) AIX Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.72%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (4.72%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (3.94%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.69%) Software Packaging
2 15 (11.81%) J2EE
3 13 (10.24%) HTML
4 12 (9.45%) CSS
4 12 (9.45%) JSON
4 12 (9.45%) Spring
5 11 (8.66%) HTML5
5 11 (8.66%) SOAP
5 11 (8.66%) Web Services
6 10 (7.87%) CSS3
7 9 (7.09%) Ajax
7 9 (7.09%) Django
7 9 (7.09%) REST
8 8 (6.30%) .NET
9 7 (5.51%) RESTful
10 5 (3.94%) WPF
11 4 (3.15%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.36%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.36%) XML
13 2 (1.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.60%) Clustering
3 10 (7.87%) Oracle Exalytics
4 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.15%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.36%) User Experience
7 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.82%) Linux
2 52 (40.94%) Unix
3 41 (32.28%) Windows
4 30 (23.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (23.62%) Windows Server
5 22 (17.32%) Solaris
6 20 (15.75%) HPUX
7 18 (14.17%) AIX
8 15 (11.81%) SUSE
9 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.94%) VME
12 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.79%) MVS
13 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.83%) Configuration Management
3 28 (22.05%) DevOps
4 25 (19.69%) Open Source
5 23 (18.11%) Change Control
5 23 (18.11%) ITIL
6 18 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.81%) Data Management
8 14 (11.02%) High Availability
9 13 (10.24%) Load Balancing
10 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
10 11 (8.66%) ETL
11 10 (7.87%) Scrum
12 9 (7.09%) Migration
13 8 (6.30%) Database Tuning
13 8 (6.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (6.30%) Project Governance
14 7 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.90%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.39%) SQL
3 10 (7.87%) Java
3 10 (7.87%) Ruby
3 10 (7.87%) Scala
4 9 (7.09%) Python
4 9 (7.09%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.72%) Perl
6 5 (3.94%) COBOL
7 4 (3.15%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.36%) C#
8 3 (2.36%) C-shell
8 3 (2.36%) Korn
8 3 (2.36%) PHP
9 1 (0.79%) REXX
9 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (37.80%) Security Cleared
2 37 (29.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) Degree
4 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) OCP
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.36%) PMO
3 2 (1.57%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (18.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 11 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.09%) Docker
4 9 (7.09%) LXC
5 5 (3.94%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.94%) KVM
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.36%) Samba
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (18.11%) Ansible
1 23 (18.11%) Dollar Universe
2 11 (8.66%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (8.66%) Puppet
3 4 (3.15%) OpenView
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.79%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 45 (35.43%) Red Hat
2 29 (22.83%) TIBCO
3 28 (22.05%) HP
4 20 (15.75%) Cisco
5 19 (14.96%) F5
6 18 (14.17%) Atlassian
7 16 (12.60%) Sun
8 14 (11.02%) Veritas
9 12 (9.45%) VMware
10 9 (7.09%) Informatica
11 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
12 5 (3.94%) PlateSpin
13 4 (3.15%) Cognos
13 4 (3.15%) IBM
13 4 (3.15%) Opsware
14 2 (1.57%) Axway
14 2 (1.57%) CA
14 2 (1.57%) SAP
14 2 (1.57%) Siebel
15 1 (0.79%) Apple
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