The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database 10g skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 10g over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 10g
Rank 353 243 230
Rank change year-on-year
-110 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 245 392 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.77% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.12% 3.55% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 218 240
Average daily rate
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£410 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £67.00 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+67.50% -11.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11544 11043 11993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.13% 21.60% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7152 6738 7069
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 214 308
Average hourly rate £28.99 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Oracle Database 10g
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 10g Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the UK.

Oracle Database 10g Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Oracle Database 10g Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the UK.

Oracle Database 10g Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -109 233 £418 +11.33% 49
London -19 119 £450 -5.26% 13
South East -39 45 £330 -3.64% 9
City of London +8 35 £450 -
Yorkshire -29 18 £345 -8.00% 5
North West +9 16 £400 +31.14% 8
Hampshire -25 15 £375 +13.63% 3
Surrey +4 12 £295 -15.71% 2
South West -34 12 £415 +12.16% 9
Scotland -42 9 £325 -27.77% 3
North Yorkshire 0 8 - - 2
West Yorkshire -16 8 £380 +44.76% 1
East Midlands +1 7 £450 +28.57%
West Midlands -20 7 £320 +16.36% 1
Lancashire - 7 £425 -
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £330 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £330 - 1
Merseyside +1 4 £400 +40.35% 2
Oxfordshire 0 4 £325 +0.30%
Liverpool -1 4 £400 -15.78% 1
Edinburgh -17 4 £325 +20.37%
East of England -21 4 £325 -13.33% 3
Hertfordshire -2 3 £325 -31.57%
Leicestershire -3 3 £450 -
West Wales -3 3 - -
Swansea -5 3 - -
Glasgow -9 3 £310 -4.61% 3
Leeds -14 3 £380 +44.76% 1
Wales -15 3 - - 1
North East -15 3 £410 +36.66%

Oracle Database 10g
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Database 10g 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 Oracle Database 10g.

1 622 (100.00%) Oracle
1 622 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 467 (75.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 419 (67.36%) SQL
4 295 (47.43%) PL/SQL
5 208 (33.44%) UNIX
6 183 (29.42%) Linux
7 180 (28.94%) Data Guard
8 179 (28.78%) Finance
9 177 (28.46%) Oracle RAC
10 166 (26.69%) Performance Tuning
11 163 (26.21%) SQL Server
12 151 (24.28%) Oracle RMAN
13 111 (17.85%) Shell Script
14 107 (17.20%) Oracle Reports
15 103 (16.56%) Windows
16 96 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 95 (15.27%) Banking
18 93 (14.95%) Java
19 87 (13.99%) Security Cleared
20 86 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
21 83 (13.34%) Migration
22 82 (13.18%) Oracle Forms
23 78 (12.54%) Relational Database
24 76 (12.22%) Solaris
25 75 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
26 74 (11.90%) XML
27 73 (11.74%) WebLogic
28 72 (11.58%) SC Cleared
29 70 (11.25%) Oracle9i Database

Oracle Database 10g
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Database 10g 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 Oracle Database 10g. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (11.74%) WebLogic
2 21 (3.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 15 (2.41%) Apache
4 14 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 13 (2.09%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.09%) Oracle Spatial
6 12 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.61%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.61%) ArcGIS
9 8 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (1.29%) Oracle 10gAS
10 6 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.80%) IIS
11 5 (0.80%) Liferay
12 4 (0.64%) LiveCycle
12 4 (0.64%) CMS
12 4 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS Project
3 2 (0.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 44 (7.07%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (5.47%) Oracle Applications
2 34 (5.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (2.89%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.96%) Aligne
5 6 (0.96%) Endur
5 6 (0.96%) ZaiNet
6 5 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.32%) Siebel Analytics
9 2 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.95%) SAN
2 11 (1.77%) Internet
3 8 (1.29%) LDAP
4 7 (1.13%) FTP
5 6 (0.96%) NAS
5 6 (0.96%) Firewall
6 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.64%) HTTP
8 3 (0.48%) DNS
8 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.48%) Network Security
8 3 (0.48%) PuTTY
9 2 (0.32%) DHCP
9 2 (0.32%) CTI
9 2 (0.32%) SSH
10 1 (0.16%) SSL
10 1 (0.16%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 622 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 467 (75.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 163 (26.21%) SQL Server
4 107 (17.20%) Oracle Reports
5 96 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 86 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
7 78 (12.54%) Relational Database
8 70 (11.25%) Oracle9i Database
9 67 (10.77%) Oracle Database 12c
10 63 (10.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 59 (9.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 58 (9.32%) RDBMS
13 37 (5.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 33 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (3.54%) MySQL
17 19 (3.05%) Oracle Discoverer
17 19 (3.05%) DB2
17 19 (3.05%) Oracle Exadata
17 19 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 82 (13.18%) Oracle Forms
2 33 (5.31%) Toad
3 25 (4.02%) Oracle APEX
4 20 (3.22%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.22%) Subversion
5 13 (2.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (1.77%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.29%) PVCS
8 8 (1.29%) ERwin
9 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.96%) JDeveloper
10 6 (0.96%) ClearQuest
10 6 (0.96%) Maven
10 6 (0.96%) JIRA
11 5 (0.80%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 179 (28.78%) Finance
2 95 (15.27%) Banking
3 44 (7.07%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.50%) Financial Institution
5 20 (3.22%) Retail
6 13 (2.09%) Front Office
7 7 (1.13%) Back Office
7 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.96%) Military
8 6 (0.96%) Legal
9 5 (0.80%) Marketing
9 5 (0.80%) General Ledger
9 5 (0.80%) Billing
9 5 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.48%) German Language
11 2 (0.32%) French Language
11 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 268 (43.09%) DBA
2 215 (34.57%) Oracle DBA
3 214 (34.41%) Developer
4 102 (16.40%) Oracle Developer
5 60 (9.65%) SQL DBA
6 55 (8.84%) Analyst
7 49 (7.88%) Administrator
8 42 (6.75%) Architect
9 32 (5.14%) SQL Developer
10 31 (4.98%) SQL Server DBA
11 28 (4.50%) Consultant
12 26 (4.18%) Java Developer
12 26 (4.18%) PL/SQL Developer
12 26 (4.18%) Senior DBA
13 24 (3.86%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 20 (3.22%) Oracle Forms Developer
15 17 (2.73%) .NET Developer
15 17 (2.73%) Senior Developer
15 17 (2.73%) Oracle Architect
16 16 (2.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (11.90%) XML
2 65 (10.45%) .NET
3 36 (5.79%) Middleware
4 31 (4.98%) Web Services
5 29 (4.66%) HTML
6 28 (4.50%) Spring
7 26 (4.18%) XSLT
8 25 (4.02%) J2EE
9 23 (3.70%) CSS
10 18 (2.89%) ASP.NET
10 18 (2.89%) Ajax
11 17 (2.73%) JDBC
12 15 (2.41%) .NET Framework
12 15 (2.41%) jQuery
13 14 (2.25%) Oracle Streams
14 13 (2.09%) Oracle Fusion
15 11 (1.77%) WebCenter
16 10 (1.61%) JSON
17 8 (1.29%) LINQ
17 8 (1.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.72%) Clustering
2 47 (7.56%) Replication
3 26 (4.18%) Derivative
4 19 (3.05%) Data Integration
5 18 (2.89%) Statistics
6 17 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.25%) Credit Risk
8 12 (1.93%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.93%) Market Risk
8 12 (1.93%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.13%) Reference Data
11 7 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.96%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (0.80%) GIS
13 5 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 208 (33.44%) UNIX
2 183 (29.42%) Linux
3 103 (16.56%) Windows
4 76 (12.22%) Solaris
5 41 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (4.98%) AIX
7 25 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.89%) HPUX
10 13 (2.09%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.80%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.48%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.32%) CentOS
14 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.32%) SUSE
14 2 (0.32%) Debian
14 2 (0.32%) Fedora
15 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (26.69%) Performance Tuning
2 83 (13.34%) Migration
3 75 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (11.09%) ITIL
5 59 (9.49%) ETL
6 58 (9.32%) SOA
7 51 (8.20%) Data Modelling
8 43 (6.91%) Capacity Planning
9 30 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (4.34%) Database Tuning
11 24 (3.86%) Performance Analysis
12 22 (3.54%) OO
12 22 (3.54%) Change Management
12 22 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (3.54%) High Availability
13 21 (3.38%) TDD
14 19 (3.05%) UML
14 19 (3.05%) CRM
14 19 (3.05%) Analytics
15 18 (2.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 419 (67.36%) SQL
2 295 (47.43%) PL/SQL
3 111 (17.85%) Shell Script
4 93 (14.95%) Java
5 52 (8.36%) C#
6 51 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 38 (6.11%) JavaScript
7 38 (6.11%) Perl
8 21 (3.38%) Bash Shell
9 18 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.73%) VB
11 14 (2.25%) Korn
12 13 (2.09%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.93%) C
14 9 (1.45%) Python
15 6 (0.96%) XQuery
16 5 (0.80%) Ruby
16 5 (0.80%) VB6
16 5 (0.80%) C++
16 5 (0.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 87 (13.99%) Security Cleared
2 72 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 32 (5.14%) Degree
4 28 (4.50%) Oracle Certification
5 27 (4.34%) OCP
6 14 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.13%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.96%) MCSE
9 6 (0.96%) MCITP
10 4 (0.64%) MCSA
11 2 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.32%) OCA
11 2 (0.32%) MBA
11 2 (0.32%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.32%) CFA
12 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.31%) SLA
2 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 177 (28.46%) Oracle RAC
2 151 (24.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (1.13%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.64%) vCloud
6 3 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.48%) SRDF
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.32%) vSphere
7 2 (0.32%) KVM
7 2 (0.32%) XenServer
7 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.32%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 180 (28.94%) Data Guard
2 64 (10.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (1.77%) Tivoli
3 11 (1.77%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (1.29%) Control-M
5 6 (0.96%) SCOM
5 6 (0.96%) Oracle Statspack
5 6 (0.96%) Legato
6 5 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 3 (0.48%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.48%) Puppet
8 3 (0.48%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.32%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.32%) TIBCO Hawk
9 2 (0.32%) Foglight
Vendors
1 622 (100.00%) Oracle
2 60 (9.65%) Microsoft
3 46 (7.40%) Red Hat
4 24 (3.86%) Informatica
5 23 (3.70%) Veritas
5 23 (3.70%) Sybase
6 20 (3.22%) IBM
7 19 (3.05%) VMware
7 19 (3.05%) EMC
8 18 (2.89%) Business Objects
9 16 (2.57%) BMC
10 15 (2.41%) HP
11 14 (2.25%) CA
12 12 (1.93%) Siebel
12 12 (1.93%) Sun
13 11 (1.77%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.77%) SAP
14 10 (1.61%) Remedy
14 10 (1.61%) ESRI
15 8 (1.29%) Murex
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £325 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 27 days ago