Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 107 189 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.88% 15.44% 15.42%
As % of the Vendors category 21.66% 32.03% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 144 303
North East median daily rate £400 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.97% +11.92% -23.53%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £225
90th Percentile £538 £615 £475
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 36
North East median hourly rate - - £28.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% +32.74% -5.83%

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 494 590 1,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 41.00% 48.20% 57.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 376 1,097
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £236 £210
90th Percentile £555 £528 £483
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 128
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.88% -23.21% +57.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £21.35 £47.00 £36.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 October 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 October 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 -28 58 £425 +18.06% 18
Durham +6 41 £400 - 1
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (34.58%) Git (software)
3 36 (33.64%) Linux
4 35 (32.71%) JIRA
5 32 (29.91%) Java
6 28 (26.17%) Spring
7 27 (25.23%) AngularJS
7 27 (25.23%) Jenkins
8 22 (20.56%) SQL
9 21 (19.63%) XML
9 21 (19.63%) Apache
9 21 (19.63%) Hibernate
10 20 (18.69%) Tomcat
10 20 (18.69%) Unix
10 20 (18.69%) Oracle Database
10 20 (18.69%) Security Cleared
10 20 (18.69%) JPA
10 20 (18.69%) Java 8
11 19 (17.76%) SC Cleared
11 19 (17.76%) Kafka
12 18 (16.82%) DevOps
12 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
12 18 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (16.82%) Windows
12 18 (16.82%) JavaScript
13 16 (14.95%) HTML
13 16 (14.95%) CSS
13 16 (14.95%) Python
13 16 (14.95%) Shell Script

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 21 (19.63%) Apache
2 20 (18.69%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (8.41%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.48%) JBoss
4 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.48%) nginx
5 6 (5.61%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (4.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (3.74%) Confluence
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.87%) FileNet
10 1 (0.93%) Documentum
10 1 (0.93%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.93%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Maximo
2 5 (4.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.87%) Line 500
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) IaaS
2 5 (4.67%) PaaS
3 3 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.80%) SaaS
4 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.93%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (5.61%) Internet
3 4 (3.74%) Firewall
3 4 (3.74%) SMS
4 3 (2.80%) VLAN
5 2 (1.87%) FTP
5 2 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.87%) Network Security
5 2 (1.87%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.58%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (18.69%) Oracle Database
3 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
4 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
5 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (5.61%) MySQL
6 6 (5.61%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.80%) DB2
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.87%) Big Data
9 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.87%) MS Access
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (34.58%) Git (software)
2 35 (32.71%) JIRA
3 27 (25.23%) Jenkins
4 11 (10.28%) Gradle
4 11 (10.28%) Liquibase
5 7 (6.54%) GitLab
5 7 (6.54%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.74%) Maven
7 3 (2.80%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.80%) JDeveloper
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.87%) Toad
9 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.93%) JUnit
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.93%) Spock
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Billing
3 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (43.93%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.15%) DBA
4 11 (10.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (5.61%) Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared DBA
8 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Developer
9 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.17%) Spring
2 27 (25.23%) AngularJS
3 21 (19.63%) Hibernate
3 21 (19.63%) XML
4 20 (18.69%) JPA
5 19 (17.76%) Kafka
6 16 (14.95%) Apache Camel
6 16 (14.95%) CSS
6 16 (14.95%) HTML
7 13 (12.15%) Web Services
8 11 (10.28%) JSON
9 9 (8.41%) CSS3
9 9 (8.41%) HTML5
10 8 (7.48%) CreateJS
10 8 (7.48%) lodash
11 6 (5.61%) Flash
11 6 (5.61%) RESTful
12 5 (4.67%) SOAP
12 5 (4.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (4.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.54%) User Experience
4 6 (5.61%) Clustering
4 6 (5.61%) RIA
5 5 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.87%) DataPower
7 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Social Media
7 2 (1.87%) Wiki
8 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.64%) Linux
2 20 (18.69%) Unix
3 18 (16.82%) Windows
4 12 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.48%) AIX
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.67%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.87%) VME
9 1 (0.93%) HPUX
9 1 (0.93%) MVS
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.82%) DevOps
2 18 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (14.95%) Scrum
4 14 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (12.15%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (11.21%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (11.21%) Project Management
7 11 (10.28%) Open Source
7 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.35%) ITIL
8 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.41%) BDD
9 9 (8.41%) Kanban
9 9 (8.41%) OOP
9 9 (8.41%) SOA
9 9 (8.41%) TDD
10 8 (7.48%) Asynchronous Programming
10 8 (7.48%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.91%) Java
2 22 (20.56%) SQL
3 20 (18.69%) Java 8
4 18 (16.82%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.95%) Python
5 16 (14.95%) Shell Script
6 11 (10.28%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.48%) ActionScript
7 8 (7.48%) ActionScript 3.0
7 8 (7.48%) TypeScript
8 7 (6.54%) Perl
9 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.80%) Ruby
10 3 (2.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (1.87%) VBA
12 1 (0.93%) C
12 1 (0.93%) C#
12 1 (0.93%) COBOL
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (18.69%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.76%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.28%) Degree
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.74%) OCP
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.93%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (11.21%) Docker
3 8 (7.48%) VirtualBox
3 8 (7.48%) XenApp
3 8 (7.48%) XenDesktop
4 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Puppet
2 10 (9.35%) Ansible
3 8 (7.48%) HAProxy
3 8 (7.48%) SCCM
3 8 (7.48%) SCOM
3 8 (7.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (7.48%) vCenter Server
4 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (4.67%) Data Guard
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (4.67%) ZABBIX
6 4 (3.74%) Nagios
6 4 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.74%) vMotion
7 3 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.87%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (1.87%) Grafana
8 2 (1.87%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.87%) Terraform
9 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) IBM
2 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.41%) 3PAR
3 9 (8.41%) BMC
3 9 (8.41%) HP
4 8 (7.48%) EMC
4 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.54%) Informatica
6 6 (5.61%) Siebel
6 6 (5.61%) VMware
7 5 (4.67%) Axway
8 3 (2.80%) Google
8 3 (2.80%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.80%) Sun
9 2 (1.87%) Cisco
9 2 (1.87%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.87%) F5
9 2 (1.87%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.87%) Sage
9 2 (1.87%) Splunk