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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle8/8i Database
Rank - 607 575
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.018% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £310 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £310 £200
% change year-on-year
- +55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00

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
11447 11285 11193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.25% 21.88% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7720 7316 6779
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 170 226
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £13.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) OLAP
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Informatica
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) XPath
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Oracle8/8i Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CORBA
1 2 (33.33%) EJB
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) J2SE
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
1 2 (33.33%) Java RMI
1 2 (33.33%) JavaBeans
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
1 2 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase