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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 21 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 63 100 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.68% 14.33% 12.61%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 33.22% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 71 39
Median daily rate £445 £325 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.76% -16.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

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 Tyne and Wear.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 273 301 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 46.27% 43.12% 43.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 212 105
Median daily rate £390 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.60 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.38% +32.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £17.79 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 58 £450 +38.46% 5
Gateshead - 2 £388 - 1
Jarrow - 1 - -
Wallsend - 1 - -
Oracle
North East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 127 (61.95%) Linux
2 105 (51.22%) Unix
3 91 (44.39%) WebLogic
4 81 (39.51%) Windows
5 76 (37.07%) Red Hat
6 73 (35.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 68 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (32.20%) Oracle Database
9 63 (30.73%) Analytical Skills
10 61 (29.76%) DevOps
11 55 (26.83%) ITIL
12 54 (26.34%) Security Cleared
13 53 (25.85%) Open Source
14 50 (24.39%) SQL
15 45 (21.95%) JBoss
15 45 (21.95%) Configuration Management
16 44 (21.46%) HP
17 41 (20.00%) TIBCO
17 41 (20.00%) SC Cleared
18 39 (19.02%) Windows Server
18 39 (19.02%) BusinessObjects
19 38 (18.54%) Change Management
19 38 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
20 36 (17.56%) High Availability
20 36 (17.56%) Jenkins
20 36 (17.56%) Cisco
21 34 (16.59%) Data Management
21 34 (16.59%) Java
21 34 (16.59%) Change Control
22 32 (15.61%) Software Packaging

Oracle
Top Related 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 91 (44.39%) WebLogic
2 45 (21.95%) JBoss
3 32 (15.61%) Oracle Application Server
4 25 (12.20%) Confluence
5 23 (11.22%) Tomcat
6 21 (10.24%) Apache
7 19 (9.27%) iPlanet
8 18 (8.78%) WebSphere
9 15 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (6.83%) Tuxedo
11 9 (4.39%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (3.41%) SAS
13 5 (2.44%) FileNet
13 5 (2.44%) SharePoint
14 4 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (1.95%) WildFly
15 3 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 2 (0.98%) Documentum
16 2 (0.98%) IIS
16 2 (0.98%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (10.73%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (6.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 10 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (3.90%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (1.95%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (1.95%) Maximo
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle Utilities
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 2 (0.98%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.49%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (13.17%) IaaS
2 27 (13.17%) PaaS
2 27 (13.17%) SaaS
3 25 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (7.80%) Trello
5 2 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.98%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.17%) Firewall
2 22 (10.73%) LDAP
2 22 (10.73%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.85%) DNS
4 8 (3.90%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (3.90%) SSH
4 8 (3.90%) SSL
5 5 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.44%) Network Security
6 4 (1.95%) Internet
6 4 (1.95%) SAN
7 3 (1.46%) Wireless
8 2 (0.98%) DHCP
8 2 (0.98%) FTP
8 2 (0.98%) HTTP
8 2 (0.98%) IPsec
9 1 (0.49%) CTI
9 1 (0.49%) ISDN
9 1 (0.49%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (32.20%) Oracle Database
2 39 (19.02%) BusinessObjects
3 31 (15.12%) Oracle Reports
4 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
5 19 (9.27%) MongoDB
6 18 (8.78%) DB2
7 15 (7.32%) Ingres
8 12 (5.85%) BODI
8 12 (5.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (5.37%) NoSQL
9 11 (5.37%) Relational Database
10 10 (4.88%) MySQL
11 9 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (3.90%) RDBMS
13 7 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.95%) GIS
14 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (17.56%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.68%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.20%) JIRA
4 23 (11.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (7.80%) GitLab
6 15 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (5.85%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (4.39%) Selenium
9 4 (1.95%) CA Gen
10 2 (0.98%) ProC
10 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.98%) Toad
10 2 (0.98%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.49%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (5.37%) Finance
2 3 (1.46%) Banking
2 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.98%) Back Office
3 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Electronics
4 1 (0.49%) Marketing
4 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (21.46%) DBA
2 36 (17.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (17.07%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (12.20%) Administrator
5 23 (11.22%) Architect
5 23 (11.22%) Developer
6 12 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (5.37%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.39%) Consultant
10 8 (3.90%) Azure DevOps
10 8 (3.90%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.41%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (3.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 7 (3.41%) Solaris Engineer
11 7 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (3.41%) Unix Engineer
12 6 (2.93%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.61%) Software Packaging
2 26 (12.68%) J2EE
3 14 (6.83%) .NET
3 14 (6.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (6.34%) CSS
4 13 (6.34%) HTML
4 13 (6.34%) JSON
5 12 (5.85%) Middleware
5 12 (5.85%) SOAP
5 12 (5.85%) Spring
5 12 (5.85%) Web Services
6 11 (5.37%) HTML5
7 10 (4.88%) CSS3
8 9 (4.39%) Ajax
8 9 (4.39%) Django
8 9 (4.39%) REST
9 8 (3.90%) RESTful
10 7 (3.41%) XML
11 5 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (30.73%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.27%) Clustering
3 12 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.41%) Oracle Exalytics
6 6 (2.93%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.44%) DataPower
8 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.46%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.46%) User Experience
9 2 (0.98%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) AS400
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.49%) Handset
10 1 (0.49%) PMI
10 1 (0.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 127 (61.95%) Linux
2 105 (51.22%) Unix
3 81 (39.51%) Windows
4 73 (35.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (19.02%) Windows Server
6 31 (15.12%) AIX
7 27 (13.17%) Solaris
8 17 (8.29%) HPUX
9 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (4.88%) Windows XP
12 9 (4.39%) MVS
12 9 (4.39%) VME
13 8 (3.90%) zOS
14 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
15 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.49%) OS/390
16 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.76%) DevOps
3 55 (26.83%) ITIL
4 53 (25.85%) Open Source
5 45 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 38 (18.54%) Change Management
7 36 (17.56%) High Availability
8 34 (16.59%) Change Control
8 34 (16.59%) Data Management
9 28 (13.66%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (11.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (10.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 20 (9.76%) Load Balancing
13 18 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (8.78%) PRINCE2
13 18 (8.78%) Problem Management
14 15 (7.32%) Migration
15 14 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (6.83%) Service Management
16 13 (6.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (24.39%) SQL
2 34 (16.59%) Java
3 26 (12.68%) PowerShell
4 23 (11.22%) PL/SQL
5 18 (8.78%) Perl
6 13 (6.34%) Scala
7 10 (4.88%) Python
8 9 (4.39%) Ruby
9 8 (3.90%) COBOL
9 8 (3.90%) Korn
9 8 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.41%) C
10 7 (3.41%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.95%) C#
11 4 (1.95%) VB
12 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.98%) ABAP
14 1 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 54 (26.34%) Security Cleared
2 41 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.93%) Degree
5 3 (1.46%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.49%) MCP
6 1 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.90%) SLA
2 6 (2.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 30 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 16 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.88%) NFS
5 9 (4.39%) Docker
5 9 (4.39%) LXC
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (1.95%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.98%) KVM
9 2 (0.98%) Xen
10 1 (0.49%) Firmware
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (12.20%) Puppet
2 23 (11.22%) Ansible
2 23 (11.22%) Dollar Universe
3 22 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.37%) Data Guard
5 6 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.44%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.49%) MOM
7 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.49%) Packer
7 1 (0.49%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.49%) SCCM
7 1 (0.49%) Simpana
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (37.07%) Red Hat
2 44 (21.46%) HP
3 41 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 36 (17.56%) Cisco
5 31 (15.12%) F5
6 27 (13.17%) Sun
7 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 23 (11.22%) Informatica
9 20 (9.76%) Veritas
10 18 (8.78%) IBM
11 17 (8.29%) VMware
12 16 (7.80%) Atlassian
13 15 (7.32%) Siebel
14 14 (6.83%) Axway
15 6 (2.93%) CA
16 5 (2.44%) Brocade
16 5 (2.44%) SAP
17 2 (0.98%) Cloudera
17 2 (0.98%) EMC
17 2 (0.98%) PlateSpin
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 12 month Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market daily rates
Posted: 4 days ago