The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 March 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 - 405
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% - 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.020% - 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £413 £394
% change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76%  
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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4903 5431 5120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 25.06% 24.20% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3554 3905 3551
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 40
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +88.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £18.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Oracle8/8i Database
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Oracle8/8i Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

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

Oracle8/8i Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle8/8i Database.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Reference Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (25.00%) MSF
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Talend
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion

Oracle8/8i Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PVCS
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) MSF
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) GoldenSource
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Talend