Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 33 7
Rank change year-on-year +14 -26 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 63 73 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.51% 6.96% 15.77%
As % of the Vendors category 23.60% 15.94% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 62 113
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - +26.98%
10th Percentile £303 £276 £292
90th Percentile £575 £541 £574
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £8.50 - £9.00
10th Percentile £8.25 - £8.75
90th Percentile £8.75 - £9.25
North East median hourly rate £8.50 - £9.00

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 267 458 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.08% 43.66% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 320 325
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +21.95%
10th Percentile £177 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £536
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 33
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.03 £15.49 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.85% -46.59% +3.57%
10th Percentile £11.09 £9.33 £9.50
90th Percentile £26.50 £35.00 £42.80
North East median hourly rate £15.76 £15.49 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.74% -43.67% -1.79%

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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 +23 60 £413 +3.13% 15
Sunderland -8 2 £300 -
Oracle
North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Unix
4 17 (26.98%) Java
4 17 (26.98%) Test Scripting
5 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
5 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database
6 15 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (23.81%) Open Source
6 15 (23.81%) Perl
7 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (19.05%) PL/SQL
8 12 (19.05%) C
8 12 (19.05%) Scrum
8 12 (19.05%) JIRA
9 11 (17.46%) Korn
9 11 (17.46%) QA
9 11 (17.46%) Confluence
9 11 (17.46%) ProC
9 11 (17.46%) Solaris
9 11 (17.46%) XML
10 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.29%) Banking
12 8 (12.70%) Firewall
12 8 (12.70%) ITIL
12 8 (12.70%) Windows
12 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
12 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
12 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared

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 11 (17.46%) Confluence
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) JBoss
3 3 (4.76%) Jetty
3 3 (4.76%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Documentum
5 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.59%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) Line 500
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.59%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) GitHub
2 4 (6.35%) PaaS
3 3 (4.76%) IaaS
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) G Suite
5 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.59%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.59%) Serverless
5 1 (1.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) DB2
4 4 (6.35%) Big Data
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.17%) Base SAS
6 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (3.17%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.59%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) JIRA
2 11 (17.46%) ProC
3 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 7 (11.11%) Maven
5 6 (9.52%) Gatling
5 6 (9.52%) Selenium
5 6 (9.52%) Subversion
6 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.35%) Mercurial
8 3 (4.76%) GitLab
8 3 (4.76%) JUnit
8 3 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 9 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.70%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.52%) DBA
5 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) QA Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.35%) C Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.35%) Perl Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared DBA
9 2 (3.17%) Backend Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Data Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) XML
2 7 (11.11%) Spring
2 7 (11.11%) Web Services
3 5 (7.94%) REST
4 4 (6.35%) Java EE
4 4 (6.35%) SOAP
5 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.76%) Apache Camel
5 3 (4.76%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) JDBC
5 3 (4.76%) JMS
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (4.76%) PowerMock
5 3 (4.76%) Spring Integration
5 3 (4.76%) Spring Security
6 2 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.17%) HTML
6 2 (3.17%) JSON
6 2 (3.17%) LDAP
6 2 (3.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Mashup
3 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Unix
2 11 (17.46%) Solaris
3 8 (12.70%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) VME
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Test Scripting
3 15 (23.81%) Open Source
3 15 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (19.05%) Scrum
5 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.70%) ITIL
6 7 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 7 (11.11%) DevOps
6 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 6 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) TDD
7 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.94%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (7.94%) SOA
8 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.35%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) Java
3 15 (23.81%) Perl
4 12 (19.05%) C
4 12 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 11 (17.46%) Korn
6 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) COBOL
9 1 (1.59%) ABAP
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) ISEB
3 7 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (6.35%) Degree
6 3 (4.76%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) HND
7 1 (1.59%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.17%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.17%) HDFS
2 2 (3.17%) NDS
2 2 (3.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.17%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Terraform
3 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Dynatrace
2 2 (3.17%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) NetIQ
3 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.59%) Informatica
3 1 (1.59%) Micro Focus
3 1 (1.59%) Pega
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.59%) Sage
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) Snow
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Workday