Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 22 February 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 15 6
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 76 234 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.65% 11.93% 15.36%
As % of the Vendors category 18.14% 22.57% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 174 188
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £350 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -16.82% -0.05%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £615 £505 £600
North East median daily rate £415 £350 £445
% change year-on-year +18.57% -21.35% +5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -26.96%
North East median hourly rate - £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -26.96%

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 419 1,037 602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.15% 52.85% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 729 388
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £255
90th Percentile £538 £533 £560
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 61 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +7.14% +41.89%
10th Percentile £8.38 £10.25 £10.02
90th Percentile £31.00 £40.00 £34.40
North East median hourly rate £12.75 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -43.33% +15.38% +14.71%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Tyne and Wear

Oracle
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 February 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 -10 76 £425 +21.43% 10
Oracle
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 38 (50.00%) Linux
2 32 (42.11%) Unix
3 31 (40.79%) SQL
4 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (31.58%) Mentoring
6 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
6 21 (27.63%) Perl
7 20 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 18 (23.68%) Windows
9 17 (22.37%) Python
9 17 (22.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (22.37%) Data Management
9 17 (22.37%) Oracle Database
9 17 (22.37%) DevOps
10 16 (21.05%) Sun
11 15 (19.74%) Solaris
11 15 (19.74%) WebLogic
11 15 (19.74%) NoSQL
11 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
11 15 (19.74%) Coaching
12 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
12 14 (18.42%) SAP
12 14 (18.42%) JBoss
13 13 (17.11%) Puppet
13 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
14 12 (15.79%) QA
14 12 (15.79%) ITIL
14 12 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (14.47%) AIX
15 11 (14.47%) Open Source

Oracle
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 15 (19.74%) WebLogic
2 14 (18.42%) JBoss
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (9.21%) Confluence
5 6 (7.89%) Apache
5 6 (7.89%) iPlanet
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.58%) SAS
7 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.95%) FileNet
8 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (1.32%) TPMS
10 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) SAP ERP
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.63%) Boomi
3 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) FinancialForce
4 1 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Firewall
2 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.58%) DNS
3 5 (6.58%) SAN
4 3 (3.95%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (3.95%) SSH
4 3 (3.95%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.32%) FCoE
5 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.32%) NAS
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) SMS
5 1 (1.32%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) Oracle Database
2 15 (19.74%) NoSQL
2 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
3 12 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.21%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (5.26%) Big Data
8 4 (5.26%) Data Lake
8 4 (5.26%) HBase
8 4 (5.26%) MySQL
8 4 (5.26%) OLAP
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (5.26%) SAP HANA
9 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.95%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (10.53%) Subversion
4 7 (9.21%) JIRA
4 7 (9.21%) Maven
5 5 (6.58%) ERwin
6 4 (5.26%) Selenium
7 3 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.63%) GitLab
9 1 (1.32%) Burp Suite
9 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.32%) JMeter
9 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
2 1 (1.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.47%) DBA
2 10 (13.16%) Data Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Solaris Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Head of Delivery
6 5 (6.58%) Head of DevOps
6 5 (6.58%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (5.26%) Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Digital Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Backup Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) Middleware
1 8 (10.53%) REST
2 7 (9.21%) JSON
2 7 (9.21%) Web Services
3 6 (7.89%) J2EE
3 6 (7.89%) SOAP
4 5 (6.58%) LDAP
5 4 (5.26%) Ajax
5 4 (5.26%) CSS
5 4 (5.26%) CSS3
5 4 (5.26%) Django
5 4 (5.26%) HTML
5 4 (5.26%) HTML5
5 4 (5.26%) RESTful
5 4 (5.26%) Spring
6 3 (3.95%) XML
7 2 (2.63%) Software Packaging
7 2 (2.63%) XSD
7 2 (2.63%) XSL
8 1 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.53%) Replication
4 6 (7.89%) Clustering
4 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.26%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) DataPower
6 1 (1.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.00%) Linux
2 32 (42.11%) Unix
3 18 (23.68%) Windows
4 17 (22.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (19.74%) Solaris
6 11 (14.47%) AIX
7 6 (7.89%) HPUX
7 6 (7.89%) SUSE
8 5 (6.58%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
10 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.32%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Mentoring
3 17 (22.37%) Data Management
3 17 (22.37%) DevOps
4 15 (19.74%) Coaching
5 12 (15.79%) ITIL
6 11 (14.47%) Open Source
7 10 (13.16%) Data Engineering
7 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.84%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.84%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (11.84%) ERP
8 9 (11.84%) Project Management
8 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
9 8 (10.53%) SOA
10 7 (9.21%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 21 (27.63%) Perl
3 17 (22.37%) Python
4 10 (13.16%) Java
4 10 (13.16%) Korn
4 10 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.84%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.26%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) Scala
7 2 (2.63%) XPath
7 2 (2.63%) XQuery
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) QA
2 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (11.84%) Docker
3 6 (7.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.26%) LXC
4 4 (5.26%) NFS
5 2 (2.63%) Firmware
5 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.63%) KVM
5 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.32%) Samba
6 1 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.95%) PureDisk
3 3 (3.95%) Simpana
3 3 (3.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (1.32%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (1.32%) Forum Sentry
5 1 (1.32%) Kibana
5 1 (1.32%) logstash
5 1 (1.32%) Nessus
5 1 (1.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 16 (21.05%) Sun
3 14 (18.42%) SAP
4 10 (13.16%) Veritas
5 9 (11.84%) Cisco
5 9 (11.84%) Cloudera
5 9 (11.84%) Hortonworks
6 8 (10.53%) Informatica
7 7 (9.21%) CA
7 7 (9.21%) Tableau
8 6 (7.89%) F5
8 6 (7.89%) IBM
9 5 (6.58%) HP
9 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.95%) arcserve
10 3 (3.95%) Brocade
10 3 (3.95%) CommVault
10 3 (3.95%) EMC
10 3 (3.95%) NetApp
10 3 (3.95%) Symantec