Period
to 21 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -28 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 58 156 423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.61% 17.43% 16.50%
As % of the Vendors category 16.34% 34.98% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 131 292
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +12.50% -24.71%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £540 £615 £475
North East median daily rate £400 £364 £325
% change year-on-year +9.97% +11.92% -23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 36
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 355 446 1,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.48% 49.83% 58.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 308 1,022
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £251 £254 £210
90th Percentile £584 £525 £475
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 114
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £29.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +4.46% +30.23%
10th Percentile £10.38 £9.00 £10.79
90th Percentile £29.90 £47.42 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -34.88% -23.21% +57.57%

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 October 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 October 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 -33 49 £438 +25.00% 19
Sunderland - 9 £300 -
Oracle
North East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
4 18 (31.03%) SC Cleared
4 18 (31.03%) SQL
5 17 (29.31%) Unix
5 17 (29.31%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
6 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
6 16 (27.59%) DevOps
7 14 (24.14%) Windows
7 14 (24.14%) Puppet
7 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (20.69%) Web Services
8 12 (20.69%) Java
8 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.97%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
10 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
10 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.24%) XML
10 10 (17.24%) Open Source
10 10 (17.24%) JIRA
11 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
11 9 (15.52%) Kanban

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 8 (13.79%) JBoss
2 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.90%) Confluence
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (3.45%) FileNet
7 1 (1.72%) Apache
7 1 (1.72%) Documentum
7 1 (1.72%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.72%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (3.45%) Line 500
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) Maximo
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) IaaS
2 2 (3.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) VLAN
3 2 (3.45%) FTP
3 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 2 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (1.72%) HTTP
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
4 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (10.34%) MySQL
6 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.17%) DB2
9 2 (3.45%) Big Data
9 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.45%) MS Access
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) JIRA
2 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.34%) GitLab
5 4 (6.90%) Maven
6 3 (5.17%) Artifactory
6 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.45%) Toad
8 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.72%) JUnit
8 1 (1.72%) Mockito
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.72%) Spock
8 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) DBA
3 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (12.07%) Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared DBA
8 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) Web Services
2 10 (17.24%) XML
3 8 (13.79%) CSS
3 8 (13.79%) HTML
3 8 (13.79%) Spring
4 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.34%) RESTful
6 5 (8.62%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (8.62%) Middleware
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (8.62%) Software Packaging
6 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (5.17%) J2EE
7 3 (5.17%) JSON
7 3 (5.17%) XML Schema
7 3 (5.17%) YAML
8 2 (3.45%) LDAP
8 2 (3.45%) SOAP
8 2 (3.45%) XSLT
9 1 (1.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Clustering
3 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) User Experience
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) DataPower
6 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Social Media
7 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Unix
3 14 (24.14%) Windows
4 12 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (13.79%) AIX
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.45%) VME
9 1 (1.72%) HPUX
9 1 (1.72%) MVS
9 1 (1.72%) Solaris
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) DevOps
3 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (18.97%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 10 (17.24%) Open Source
7 9 (15.52%) ITIL
7 9 (15.52%) Kanban
8 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (12.07%) Security Hardening
9 6 (10.34%) Coaching
9 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.34%) OO
9 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) SOA
9 6 (10.34%) Web Development
10 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.79%) Python
6 7 (12.07%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.17%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) VBA
10 1 (1.72%) C
10 1 (1.72%) C#
10 1 (1.72%) COBOL
10 1 (1.72%) Korn
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 1 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) VB6
10 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.90%) OCP
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) CCNP
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (12.07%) XenApp
2 7 (12.07%) XenDesktop
3 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.90%) Docker
6 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Puppet
2 9 (15.52%) Ansible
3 7 (12.07%) SCCM
3 7 (12.07%) SCOM
3 7 (12.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (12.07%) vCenter Server
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (8.62%) Data Guard
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (8.62%) ZABBIX
6 4 (6.90%) Nagios
6 4 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (5.17%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (5.17%) vMotion
8 2 (3.45%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (3.45%) Grafana
8 2 (3.45%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
2 8 (13.79%) 3PAR
2 8 (13.79%) BMC
2 8 (13.79%) HP
3 7 (12.07%) EMC
3 7 (12.07%) Informatica
4 6 (10.34%) IBM
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.34%) Siebel
4 6 (10.34%) VMware
5 5 (8.62%) Axway
6 3 (5.17%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.17%) Sun
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco
7 2 (3.45%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.45%) F5
7 2 (3.45%) Hortonworks
7 2 (3.45%) Sage
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.72%) Tableau