The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Oracle8/8i Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle8/8i Database over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle8/8i Database
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 638 612
Rank change year-on-year +58 -26  
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 1 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.010% 0.018% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £375 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle8/8i Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9760 11334 11780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.85% 22.02% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6569 7722 7716
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 165
Median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -14.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.80 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

Oracle8/8i Database
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Oracle8/8i Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle8/8i Database in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle8/8i Database in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle8/8i Database in England

Oracle8/8i Database
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Oracle8/8i Database
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle8/8i Database.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) HNC
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) VB
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Oracle8/8i Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Database Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MSF
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (16.67%) GoldenSource
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Reuters
3 1 (16.67%) Telerik