Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 14 7
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 94 182 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.53% 11.10% 14.69%
As % of the Vendors category 16.88% 21.67% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 121 174
North East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -22.48%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £263
90th Percentile £615 £550 £628
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
North East median hourly rate - £22.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +11.11%

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 557 840 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.63% 51.22% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 542 547
North East median daily rate £350 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +6.43% -2.26%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £238
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 58 44
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £23.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.43% +20.51% +53.82%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.25 £10.02
90th Percentile £30.88 £42.30 £29.18
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.73
% change year-on-year - -6.54% +10.15%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -22 63 £450 +14.65% 20
Durham +4 29 £400 +14.29% 6
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.43%) SQL
3 34 (36.17%) Linux
4 22 (23.40%) Mentoring
5 20 (21.28%) DevOps
5 20 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
5 20 (21.28%) Java
6 19 (20.21%) Unix
6 19 (20.21%) JIRA
6 19 (20.21%) Jenkins
7 18 (19.15%) Python
7 18 (19.15%) Perl
8 17 (18.09%) Project Management
8 17 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
8 17 (18.09%) Puppet
9 16 (17.02%) Oracle Database
9 16 (17.02%) Data Management
10 15 (15.96%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (15.96%) Billing
10 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
10 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (14.89%) Waterfall
11 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (14.89%) Coaching
11 14 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (14.89%) Finance
11 14 (14.89%) CRM
11 14 (14.89%) Windows

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 11 (11.70%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.57%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.51%) JBoss
3 8 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (6.38%) Apache
5 6 (6.38%) Confluence
5 6 (6.38%) FileNet
5 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.32%) SAS
6 5 (5.32%) Tuxedo
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.26%) TPMS
8 3 (3.19%) nginx
9 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.06%) NServiceBus
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Utilities
2 6 (6.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (4.26%) Maximo
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (1.06%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.19%) Slack
4 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.06%) Boomi
5 1 (1.06%) Datadog
5 1 (1.06%) FinancialForce
5 1 (1.06%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.06%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Skype
2 4 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (4.26%) Network Security
2 4 (4.26%) SAN
2 4 (4.26%) SSL
3 3 (3.19%) WinSCP
4 2 (2.13%) Firewall
4 2 (2.13%) Internet
4 2 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.13%) SMS
5 1 (1.06%) DNS
5 1 (1.06%) FCoE
5 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) Oracle Database
2 15 (15.96%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (8.51%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
7 6 (6.38%) Star Schema
8 5 (5.32%) OLAP
8 5 (5.32%) OLTP
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (4.26%) MySQL
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.26%) SAP HANA
10 3 (3.19%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.19%) Big Data
10 3 (3.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.21%) Jenkins
2 19 (20.21%) JIRA
3 9 (9.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (8.51%) Maven
4 8 (8.51%) Subversion
5 4 (4.26%) ERwin
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.13%) Burp Suite
7 2 (2.13%) GitLab
7 2 (2.13%) Gradle
7 2 (2.13%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.13%) JMeter
7 2 (2.13%) Liquibase
7 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.13%) Selenium
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.96%) Billing
2 14 (14.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Developer
2 12 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Data Engineer
4 7 (7.45%) Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Consultant
6 5 (5.32%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.32%) DevOps Manager
6 5 (5.32%) Head of Delivery
6 5 (5.32%) Head of DevOps
6 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (5.32%) OBIEE Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Administrator
7 4 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) DBA
7 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) XML
2 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.45%) CSS
3 7 (7.45%) HTML
3 7 (7.45%) Middleware
3 7 (7.45%) Software Packaging
3 7 (7.45%) Spring
4 6 (6.38%) JSON
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (6.38%) REST
4 6 (6.38%) Web Services
4 6 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (5.32%) .NET
5 5 (5.32%) Apache Camel
5 5 (5.32%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.32%) HTML5
5 5 (5.32%) JPA
5 5 (5.32%) Kafka
6 4 (4.26%) Ajax
6 4 (4.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) User Experience
4 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.32%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.26%) DataPower
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) RIA
6 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.13%) Wiki
7 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.06%) Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.17%) Linux
2 19 (20.21%) Unix
3 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (14.89%) Windows
5 7 (7.45%) AIX
6 5 (5.32%) VME
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.26%) Solaris
8 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.06%) HPUX
9 1 (1.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.40%) Mentoring
3 20 (21.28%) DevOps
4 17 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (18.09%) Project Management
5 16 (17.02%) Data Management
6 14 (14.89%) Coaching
6 14 (14.89%) CRM
6 14 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (14.89%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.77%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.70%) ITIL
9 10 (10.64%) Analytics
9 10 (10.64%) Data Engineering
9 10 (10.64%) Scrum
9 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (9.57%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (9.57%) Migration
10 9 (9.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) SQL
2 20 (21.28%) Java
3 18 (19.15%) Perl
3 18 (19.15%) Python
4 13 (13.83%) Shell Script
5 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.38%) C#
8 5 (5.32%) COBOL
8 5 (5.32%) Java 8
8 5 (5.32%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.19%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.13%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (2.13%) Korn
11 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.13%) Scala
11 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) ISEB
3 3 (3.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.06%) CITP
4 1 (1.06%) MCSD
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.13%) WCAG
4 1 (1.06%) GDPR
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Docker
2 6 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Firmware
3 2 (2.13%) LXC
3 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) Puppet
2 9 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.26%) Ansible
3 4 (4.26%) Forum Sentry
4 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.19%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.19%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.19%) PureDisk
4 3 (3.19%) Simpana
4 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.13%) Dollar Universe
5 2 (2.13%) Nessus
5 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.06%) Kibana
6 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.06%) logstash
6 1 (1.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Informatica
1 13 (13.83%) Red Hat
2 12 (12.77%) SAP
3 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.64%) IBM
5 9 (9.57%) Cloudera
5 9 (9.57%) Hortonworks
6 8 (8.51%) Sun
7 7 (7.45%) Tableau
8 6 (6.38%) Axway
8 6 (6.38%) CA
8 6 (6.38%) Siebel
9 5 (5.32%) HP
9 5 (5.32%) Micro Focus
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco
11 3 (3.19%) CommVault
11 3 (3.19%) EMC
11 3 (3.19%) JD Edwards
11 3 (3.19%) NetApp
11 3 (3.19%) Veritas