Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 17 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 52 112
Rank change year-on-year -24 +60 -62
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 16 38 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.81% 4.27% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.77% 22.09% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 47
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -4.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £370 £300 £300
90th Percentile £541 £550 £504
North East median daily rate £525 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +45.83% -4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £35.50
North East median hourly rate - - £35.50

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 206 172 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.30% 19.33% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 113 390
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -15.97%
10th Percentile £270 £290 £250
90th Percentile £600 £555 £510
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 31
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +43.59%
North East median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -33.93% +48.15%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Tyne and Wear

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 16 £525 +45.83% 5
Oracle Database
North East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Ansible
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (50.00%) Kanban
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) JIRA
5 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (37.50%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Perl
7 5 (31.25%) Python
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (31.25%) Puppet
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
7 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Maximo
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (12.50%) GitLab
6 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DBA
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Maximo Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
4 1 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (18.75%) YAML
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) VME
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
1 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Release Automation
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) COBOL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) OCP
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
4 2 (12.50%) Grafana
4 2 (12.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Micro Focus
4 1 (6.25%) Perforce
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat