Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 16 8
Rank change year-on-year -22 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 69 131 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.52% 11.56% 14.72%
As % of the Vendors category 14.23% 24.21% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 95 185
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +9.85% -25.89%
10th Percentile £275 £307 £256
90th Percentile £524 £540 £568
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £9.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -73.13% -
North East median hourly rate - £9.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -73.13% -

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 485 541 961
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 45.84% 47.75% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 355 624
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +14.29% -3.08%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £225
90th Percentile £520 £536 £525
North East median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 44 50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.57% +3.70% +107.69%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.25 £10.01
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.70 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £26.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -48.08% -3.70% +107.69%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -18 65 £400 +12.68% 14
Sunderland +11 3 - - 1
Tyneside - 1 £425 -
Oracle
North East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) Linux
3 28 (40.58%) SQL
4 23 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (30.43%) Unix
6 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
6 19 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (27.54%) DevOps
7 17 (24.64%) Informatica
8 16 (23.19%) Red Hat
8 16 (23.19%) Java
8 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
9 15 (21.74%) WebLogic
9 15 (21.74%) IBM
9 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
9 15 (21.74%) Puppet
9 15 (21.74%) Data Management
10 14 (20.29%) Perl
11 13 (18.84%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (18.84%) JBoss
11 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
11 13 (18.84%) Coaching
12 12 (17.39%) Software Packaging
12 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
12 12 (17.39%) Project Management
12 12 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (17.39%) AIX
13 11 (15.94%) Windows
13 11 (15.94%) OO

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 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 13 (18.84%) JBoss
2 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
2 13 (18.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (11.59%) FileNet
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (7.25%) Tuxedo
6 4 (5.80%) SAS
6 4 (5.80%) TPMS
7 3 (4.35%) Apache
7 3 (4.35%) Confluence
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.45%) iPlanet
9 1 (1.45%) nginx
9 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.45%) Maximo
6 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (1.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) Slack
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.45%) Datadog
4 1 (1.45%) FinancialForce
4 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (8.70%) Network Security
1 6 (8.70%) SSL
2 3 (4.35%) SAN
2 3 (4.35%) WinSCP
3 2 (2.90%) SMS
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.25%) OLTP
6 4 (5.80%) OLAP
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (5.80%) SAP HANA
7 3 (4.35%) Big Data
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.35%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.90%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.90%) HBase
9 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
1 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) JIRA
3 5 (7.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (5.80%) Maven
5 3 (4.35%) ERwin
5 3 (4.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.90%) Burp Suite
6 2 (2.90%) Gradle
6 2 (2.90%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.90%) JMeter
6 2 (2.90%) Liquibase
6 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.45%) GitLab
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Data Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) DBA
5 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 4 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Backup Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Designer
8 2 (2.90%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Software Packaging
2 11 (15.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (11.59%) Web Services
4 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
4 7 (10.14%) XML
5 6 (8.70%) LDAP
6 5 (7.25%) CSS
6 5 (7.25%) HTML
6 5 (7.25%) Spring
7 4 (5.80%) Middleware
7 4 (5.80%) RESTful
8 3 (4.35%) REST
9 2 (2.90%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.90%) J2EE
9 2 (2.90%) JPA
9 2 (2.90%) jQuery
9 2 (2.90%) Kafka
10 1 (1.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.14%) Private Cloud
4 6 (8.70%) DataPower
5 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Linux
2 21 (30.43%) Unix
3 19 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (17.39%) AIX
5 11 (15.94%) Windows
6 5 (7.25%) VME
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.35%) Solaris
8 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) DevOps
3 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
4 15 (21.74%) Data Management
5 13 (18.84%) Coaching
6 12 (17.39%) Project Management
6 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 11 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (15.94%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (15.94%) OO
8 10 (14.49%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (14.49%) Data Engineering
8 10 (14.49%) ITIL
9 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
10 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.70%) SOA
11 6 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Java
3 14 (20.29%) Perl
4 9 (13.04%) Python
4 9 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.25%) COBOL
6 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.35%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) Java 8
8 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Korn
9 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.90%) WCAG
3 1 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
1 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Puppet
2 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.70%) Forum Sentry
4 4 (5.80%) Ansible
5 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.35%) PureDisk
5 3 (4.35%) Simpana
5 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Dollar Universe
6 2 (2.90%) Nessus
7 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.45%) Kibana
7 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.45%) logstash
7 1 (1.45%) Nagios
7 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Informatica
2 16 (23.19%) Red Hat
3 15 (21.74%) IBM
4 11 (15.94%) Axway
4 11 (15.94%) Siebel
5 10 (14.49%) Sun
6 9 (13.04%) Cloudera
6 9 (13.04%) Hortonworks
6 9 (13.04%) HP
7 8 (11.59%) SAP
8 5 (7.25%) CA
8 5 (7.25%) Micro Focus
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.25%) Tableau
9 4 (5.80%) Cisco
10 3 (4.35%) arcserve
10 3 (4.35%) CommVault
10 3 (4.35%) EMC
10 3 (4.35%) NetApp
10 3 (4.35%) Symantec