Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 80 146 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.39% 15.92% 15.61%
As % of the Vendors category 21.92% 34.76% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 125 245
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -23.53%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £225
90th Percentile £540 £621 £475
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 27
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £28.00
North East median hourly rate £24.58 - £28.00

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 365 420 1,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 38.26% 45.80% 56.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 293 855
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.23%
10th Percentile £253 £236 £218
90th Percentile £570 £550 £506
North East median daily rate £400 £362 £340
% change year-on-year +10.65% +6.32% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 96
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £13.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.85% -50.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.69 £8.76 £12.22
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.39 £12.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +15.08% -52.83% +30.54%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -20 67 £425 +13.33% 12
Sunderland - 7 £209 -
Gateshead - 5 £400 - 2
Oracle
North East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 31 (38.75%) Linux
2 30 (37.50%) SQL
3 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (28.75%) Windows
4 23 (28.75%) Puppet
5 22 (27.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
6 21 (26.25%) SC Cleared
6 21 (26.25%) Shell Script
7 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
7 19 (23.75%) JIRA
8 18 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (22.50%) GitLab
9 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database
9 17 (21.25%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (20.00%) Python
10 16 (20.00%) DevOps
10 16 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (18.75%) 3PAR
11 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 15 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (18.75%) BMC
11 15 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (18.75%) Open Source
11 15 (18.75%) Confluence
12 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
12 14 (17.50%) XenApp
12 14 (17.50%) XenDesktop
12 14 (17.50%) SCCM

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 (18.75%) Confluence
2 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.75%) SAS
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.50%) JBoss
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.25%) Documentum
7 1 (1.25%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Line 500
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.75%) GitHub
3 3 (3.75%) IaaS
3 3 (3.75%) PaaS
3 3 (3.75%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Firewall
2 7 (8.75%) VLAN
3 2 (2.50%) FTP
4 1 (1.25%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.25%) MySQL
6 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
8 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.25%) DB2
9 5 (6.25%) MS Access
9 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.00%) Big Data
11 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (3.75%) Sqoop
12 2 (2.50%) Data Lake
12 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) JIRA
2 18 (22.50%) GitLab
3 12 (15.00%) Artifactory
4 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
4 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (11.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (10.00%) Maven
7 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.25%) Gatling
7 5 (6.25%) Selenium
7 5 (6.25%) Toad
8 4 (5.00%) Subversion
9 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.25%) JUnit
9 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) Administrator
4 10 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) DBA
6 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (7.50%) Server Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Data Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Systems Support
9 5 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) XML
2 11 (13.75%) CSS
2 11 (13.75%) HTML
3 10 (12.50%) Spring
4 9 (11.25%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (10.00%) jQuery
6 7 (8.75%) .NET
6 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.75%) Middleware
6 7 (8.75%) YAML
7 6 (7.50%) Backbone.js
7 6 (7.50%) React
7 6 (7.50%) RESTful
8 5 (6.25%) J2EE
8 5 (6.25%) Node.js
8 5 (6.25%) XML Schema
9 4 (5.00%) Durandal
9 4 (5.00%) JSP
9 4 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (11.25%) User Experience
3 5 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Linux
2 23 (28.75%) Windows
3 15 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (16.25%) Unix
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.50%) AIX
7 2 (2.50%) VME
8 1 (1.25%) HPUX
8 1 (1.25%) MVS
8 1 (1.25%) Solaris
8 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (20.00%) DevOps
4 16 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (18.75%) Open Source
6 14 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (17.50%) Security Hardening
6 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.75%) Scrum
7 11 (13.75%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
8 10 (12.50%) Kanban
9 9 (11.25%) Service Management
10 8 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) SQL
2 21 (26.25%) Shell Script
3 16 (20.00%) Python
4 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.25%) Java
6 10 (12.50%) Ruby
7 9 (11.25%) Perl
7 9 (11.25%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.25%) VBA
9 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.75%) C#
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (1.25%) COBOL
10 1 (1.25%) Korn
10 1 (1.25%) Scala
10 1 (1.25%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (26.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) ISEB
3 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.25%) CCNP
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.25%) MBA
5 1 (1.25%) OCP
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.25%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) GDPR
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) P3O
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (17.50%) XenApp
2 14 (17.50%) XenDesktop
3 13 (16.25%) Active Directory
3 13 (16.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.00%) Docker
6 3 (3.75%) Apache Flume
6 3 (3.75%) HDFS
7 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (28.75%) Puppet
2 14 (17.50%) SCCM
2 14 (17.50%) SCOM
2 14 (17.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (17.50%) vCenter Server
3 12 (15.00%) Ansible
4 10 (12.50%) vMotion
5 9 (11.25%) ZABBIX
6 8 (10.00%) Nagios
7 7 (8.75%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (3.75%) Data Guard
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Grafana
10 2 (2.50%) Prometheus
11 1 (1.25%) HP SIM
11 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
11 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) 3PAR
1 15 (18.75%) BMC
2 14 (17.50%) EMC
3 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.25%) VMware
4 11 (13.75%) HP
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.75%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.25%) Sage
7 3 (3.75%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.75%) Hortonworks
7 3 (3.75%) Informatica
8 2 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (2.50%) Splunk
9 1 (1.25%) CA
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco
9 1 (1.25%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.25%) Pega
9 1 (1.25%) Siebel
9 1 (1.25%) Sybase