The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle8/8i Database
Rank 570 559 552
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 10 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.020% 0.060%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.088% 0.091% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -4.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £358
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11373 11012 11936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 21.60% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7036 6722 7014
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 223 306
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £29.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%

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
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 23 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 -19 3 £318 -20.62% 1
London 0 1 - -
Sheffield - - - -
York - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
South West - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Harrogate - - - -

Oracle8/8i Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle9i Database
3 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) AIX
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (35.29%) Data Guard
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
8 5 (29.41%) UNIX
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
10 3 (17.65%) XML
10 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
10 3 (17.65%) J2EE
10 3 (17.65%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (17.65%) CRM
10 3 (17.65%) Cognos
10 3 (17.65%) EDI

Oracle8/8i Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) SNMP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) NNTP
2 1 (5.88%) TACACS
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle9i Database
3 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.76%) MySQL
8 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.88%) DB2
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) DBA
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) EDI
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) CORBA
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) JDBC
2 2 (11.76%) JSP
2 2 (11.76%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Struts
3 1 (5.88%) EJB
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Java RMI
3 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.88%) JavaBeans
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) JSF
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) AIX
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) XPath
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Brainbench
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
2 3 (17.65%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase