Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -30 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 65 150 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.91% 16.56% 18.29%
As % of the Vendors category 14.64% 32.54% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 121 278
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £360 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +13.39% -25.29%
10th Percentile £284 £269 £220
90th Percentile £538 £615 £475
North East median daily rate £400 £368 £320
% change year-on-year +8.77% +14.92% -22.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 32
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £28.00
North East median hourly rate - - £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 444 461 1,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.18% 50.88% 58.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 303 869
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +14.75% -6.15%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £209
90th Percentile £550 £530 £463
North East median daily rate £365 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +4.29% +12.90% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 107
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% +16.07% +93.10%
10th Percentile £12.15 £10.00 £14.60
90th Percentile £37.63 £47.70 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.60 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -49.68% +10.71% +86.67%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -35 55 £400 +14.29% 3
Sunderland - 9 £300 -
Tyneside - 1 £425 -
Oracle
North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) SQL
2 29 (44.62%) Linux
3 22 (33.85%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (32.31%) Unix
5 20 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
6 19 (29.23%) DevOps
7 18 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (26.15%) Java
9 14 (21.54%) Puppet
9 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (21.54%) JBoss
9 14 (21.54%) Informatica
10 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 13 (20.00%) WebLogic
10 13 (20.00%) XML
10 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
11 12 (18.46%) Siebel
11 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
11 12 (18.46%) IBM
12 11 (16.92%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (16.92%) OO
12 11 (16.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (16.92%) Web Services
12 11 (16.92%) AIX
12 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
12 11 (16.92%) WebSphere
12 11 (16.92%) Axway
12 11 (16.92%) Software Packaging

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 14 (21.54%) JBoss
2 13 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 11 (16.92%) WebSphere
3 11 (16.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (12.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (9.23%) FileNet
5 6 (9.23%) Tuxedo
6 4 (6.15%) TPMS
7 3 (4.62%) Apache
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.54%) Confluence
8 1 (1.54%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.54%) nginx
8 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (3.08%) Line 500
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.54%) Maximo
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Slack
4 1 (1.54%) Datadog
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.54%) PaaS
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (9.23%) Network Security
1 6 (9.23%) SSL
2 2 (3.08%) FTP
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) SMS
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (10.77%) MySQL
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (7.69%) OLTP
7 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.62%) DB2
8 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (3.08%) Big Data
9 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.08%) MS Access
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.31%) JIRA
3 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.08%) GitLab
4 2 (3.08%) Gradle
4 2 (3.08%) Liquibase
4 2 (3.08%) Toad
5 1 (1.54%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.54%) JMeter
5 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) DBA
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (9.23%) Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Designer
9 2 (3.08%) OBIEE Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) XML
2 11 (16.92%) Software Packaging
2 11 (16.92%) Web Services
2 11 (16.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 9 (13.85%) Spring
5 8 (12.31%) CSS
5 8 (12.31%) HTML
6 7 (10.77%) RESTful
7 6 (9.23%) LDAP
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (6.15%) Middleware
9 3 (4.62%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (4.62%) J2EE
9 3 (4.62%) XML Schema
10 2 (3.08%) Apache Camel
10 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.08%) JPA
10 2 (3.08%) jQuery
10 2 (3.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Private Cloud
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.23%) DataPower
4 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Social Media
4 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Linux
2 21 (32.31%) Unix
3 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (16.92%) AIX
5 7 (10.77%) VME
6 6 (9.23%) Windows
7 5 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.54%) HPUX
8 1 (1.54%) MVS
8 1 (1.54%) Solaris
8 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) DevOps
3 11 (16.92%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.31%) Open Source
6 8 (12.31%) Workflow
7 7 (10.77%) ITIL
8 6 (9.23%) Web Development
9 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.69%) Change Control
9 5 (7.69%) Coaching
9 5 (7.69%) Kanban
9 5 (7.69%) Microservices
9 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.69%) SFIA
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) SQL
2 17 (26.15%) Java
3 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.85%) Perl
5 9 (13.85%) Python
6 6 (9.23%) COBOL
7 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.62%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) Java 8
9 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.08%) VBA
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.15%) OCP
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) CCNP
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Puppet
2 11 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.85%) Ansible
4 6 (9.23%) Forum Sentry
5 5 (7.69%) Data Guard
5 5 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Grafana
6 2 (3.08%) Nagios
6 2 (3.08%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.54%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.54%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.54%) Nessus
7 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Informatica
2 12 (18.46%) IBM
2 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.46%) Siebel
3 11 (16.92%) Axway
4 10 (15.38%) HP
5 7 (10.77%) Sun
6 6 (9.23%) Micro Focus
7 3 (4.62%) Splunk
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) F5
8 2 (3.08%) Sage
9 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.54%) BMC
9 1 (1.54%) EMC
9 1 (1.54%) Genesys
9 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.54%) Perforce
9 1 (1.54%) TIBCO