The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle8/8i Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle8/8i Database over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle8/8i Database
Rank 582 489 569
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +80
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 8 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.032% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.071% 0.15% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Average daily rate £200 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11223 9332 11068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.86% 21.66% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 5814 6416
Average daily rate £394 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 190 228
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle8/8i Database
UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle8/8i Database Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database across the England region.

Oracle8/8i Database Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle8/8i Database Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database across the England region.

Oracle8/8i Database Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Oracle8/8i Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle8/8i Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle8/8i Database.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) J2EE
5 11 (55.00%) JSP
6 10 (50.00%) Servlets
6 10 (50.00%) Web Services
6 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 9 (45.00%) Spring
7 9 (45.00%) Ajax
7 9 (45.00%) Java EE
7 9 (45.00%) HTML
8 8 (40.00%) XML
8 8 (40.00%) JDBC
8 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 8 (40.00%) Struts
8 8 (40.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) Subversion
9 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (35.00%) JSF
9 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (35.00%) Windows NT
9 7 (35.00%) UNIX
9 7 (35.00%) Linux

Oracle8/8i Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle8/8i Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle8/8i Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) SMTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) SNMP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) NNTP
1 1 (5.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) DB2
7 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.00%) SQLPlus
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.00%) DBA
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Process Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cognos Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) J2EE
1 11 (55.00%) JSP
2 10 (50.00%) Servlets
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 9 (45.00%) Ajax
3 9 (45.00%) Java EE
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) JDBC
4 8 (40.00%) Struts
5 7 (35.00%) JSF
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) EDI
7 2 (10.00%) CORBA
7 2 (10.00%) EJB
8 1 (5.00%) XSL
8 1 (5.00%) J2SE
8 1 (5.00%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (35.00%) Windows NT
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) HPUX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) OO
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) RUP
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) BPR
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Delphi
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Brainbench
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Netcool
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos
2 3 (15.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) BEA