The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle8/8i Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 247 233 247
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.048% 0.009%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.25% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £195 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1779 1587 1989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 18.96% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 851 953
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 46
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.25 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle8/8i Database
England

Oracle8/8i Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle8/8i Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle8/8i Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle8/8i Database Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle8/8i Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle8/8i Database Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle8/8i Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) JSP
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) Ajax
3 8 (66.67%) Java EE
4 7 (58.33%) Servlets
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) Struts
4 7 (58.33%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Windows NT
5 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (50.00%) Subversion
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) JSF
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) JDBC
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server

Oracle8/8i Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Cognos Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) JSP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
1 8 (66.67%) Ajax
1 8 (66.67%) Java EE
2 7 (58.33%) Servlets
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 7 (58.33%) Struts
3 5 (41.67%) JSF
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) JDBC
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows NT
1 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Delphi
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) HP