The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle8/8i Database skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle8/8i Database over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle8/8i Database
Rank 587 536 540
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 4 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.055% 0.031%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.035% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £200 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £132 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £430 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £249 £181 £450
% change year-on-year
+37.24% -59.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11337 11623 10884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.02% 22.70% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7521 7136 6617
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £14.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

Oracle8/8i Database
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle8/8i Database Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle8/8i Database Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Oracle8/8i Database Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle8/8i Database Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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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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 -38 4 £310 +62.09%
London +3 1 £425 +30.76%
Cheltenham - 1 £188 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £188 -
South West - 1 £188 -
West Midlands - 1 £310 -
Scotland - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
York - - - -

Oracle8/8i Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

Oracle8/8i Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (20.00%) IBM