Period
to 26 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Database 10g skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 10g over the 6 months to 26 September 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.

Oracle Database 10g
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 733 584 481
Rank change year-on-year -149 -103 -89
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 136 321 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 1.35% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 208 248
UK median daily rate £381 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £230 £290 £270
90th Percentile £500 £488 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £365 £365
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
UK median hourly rate £29.00 - £27.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

Oracle Database 10g is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22155 23747 26293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.37% 22.24% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15898 17295
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 386 384
UK median hourly rate £29.56 £30.10 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.80% +2.04% +15.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £13.83
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £52.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £29.53 £29.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% -0.76% +22.05%

Oracle Database 10g
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Database 10g as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 10g in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 10g in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database 10g in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database 10g in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database 10g in the UK

Oracle Database 10g
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -151 125 £381 -4.69% 12
UK excluding London -65 103 £381 +4.45% 12
London -59 32 £363 -14.71% 1
South East -9 28 £438 +9.38% 8
Midlands -5 26 £425 -1.16% 1
North of England +38 21 £350 +7.69% 2
North West +14 16 £388 +19.23% 1
East Midlands -16 16 £398 -6.47% 1
East of England -2 12 £350 +37.25%
West Midlands +15 10 £430 -3.37%
Scotland +10 10 £250 -25.93%
South West -21 5 £372 +6.29%
Yorkshire +16 4 £350 +11.11% 1
North East +78 1 - -
Wales - 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Database 10g.

1 136 (100.00%) Oracle
1 136 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 97 (71.32%) SQL
3 90 (66.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 78 (57.35%) PL/SQL
5 48 (35.29%) Java
6 43 (31.62%) Linux
7 40 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 39 (28.68%) Windows
9 38 (27.94%) Unix
10 36 (26.47%) XML
10 36 (26.47%) .NET
10 36 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
12 30 (22.06%) Web Services
12 30 (22.06%) Oracle Reports
13 27 (19.85%) Finance
13 27 (19.85%) Oracle APEX
14 25 (18.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (16.18%) Microsoft
17 21 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (14.71%) Windows Server
18 20 (14.71%) HP
19 19 (13.97%) Toad
19 19 (13.97%) JavaScript
19 19 (13.97%) Hibernate
19 19 (13.97%) Spring
19 19 (13.97%) Performance Tuning
19 19 (13.97%) Relational Database

Oracle Database 10g
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (13.24%) WebLogic
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.94%) Confluence
4 3 (2.21%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.47%) Apache
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.74%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.74%) SAS
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (7.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (6.62%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (6.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (1.47%) assyst
7 2 (1.47%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) PuTTY
1 15 (11.03%) WinSCP
2 7 (5.15%) Internet
2 7 (5.15%) SMS
3 2 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
4 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 90 (66.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 34 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 30 (22.06%) Oracle Reports
6 25 (18.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (13.97%) Relational Database
8 17 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
9 16 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (11.03%) Oracle Discoverer
11 13 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (8.82%) RDBMS
13 11 (8.09%) Oracle OWB
14 9 (6.62%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (6.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 9 (6.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (4.41%) SQLPlus
16 5 (3.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 27 (19.85%) Oracle APEX
2 19 (13.97%) Toad
3 18 (13.24%) Ant
3 18 (13.24%) Eclipse
4 15 (11.03%) HP UFT
4 15 (11.03%) Selenium
4 15 (11.03%) SoapUI
4 15 (11.03%) SpecFlow
4 15 (11.03%) TestNG
5 14 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (8.82%) LoadRunner
7 11 (8.09%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (7.35%) Subversion
9 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
9 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.41%) JIRA
9 6 (4.41%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.41%) XMLSpy
10 5 (3.68%) Maven
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Banking
3 9 (6.62%) Retail
4 7 (5.15%) Billing
4 7 (5.15%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.15%) Publishing
5 2 (1.47%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 63 (46.32%) Developer
2 39 (28.68%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (14.71%) DBA
4 19 (13.97%) Analyst
5 16 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 16 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (9.56%) SQL Developer
7 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL Developer
7 11 (8.09%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.35%) Architect
9 9 (6.62%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.62%) Oracle Analyst
9 9 (6.62%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 7 (5.15%) Administrator
11 7 (5.15%) Designer
12 6 (4.41%) Consultant
13 5 (3.68%) SQL DBA
13 5 (3.68%) Test Analyst
13 5 (3.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.47%) .NET
1 36 (26.47%) XML
2 30 (22.06%) Web Services
3 19 (13.97%) Hibernate
3 19 (13.97%) Spring
4 16 (11.76%) HTML
5 12 (8.82%) XSLT
6 11 (8.09%) J2EE
7 10 (7.35%) Java EE
7 10 (7.35%) jQuery
8 9 (6.62%) Middleware
8 9 (6.62%) SOAP
8 9 (6.62%) WCF
9 8 (5.88%) JMS
9 8 (5.88%) WPF
10 7 (5.15%) JPA
10 7 (5.15%) JSP
10 7 (5.15%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (4.41%) CSS
11 6 (4.41%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.94%) Replication
3 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.47%) CMDB
4 2 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (1.47%) Equities
4 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.74%) Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.62%) Linux
2 39 (28.68%) Windows
3 38 (27.94%) Unix
4 21 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (14.71%) Windows Server
6 14 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.35%) AIX
7 10 (7.35%) HPUX
8 9 (6.62%) Solaris
9 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.94%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (13.97%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (12.50%) ETL
4 17 (12.50%) Scrum
4 17 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 14 (10.29%) API Testing
5 14 (10.29%) Data Modelling
5 14 (10.29%) Defect Tracking
5 14 (10.29%) Test Automation
5 14 (10.29%) Test Strategy
6 12 (8.82%) Performance Testing
7 11 (8.09%) BDD
7 11 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.09%) CRM
7 11 (8.09%) SOA
7 11 (8.09%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.09%) Workflow
8 10 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.62%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (71.32%) SQL
2 78 (57.35%) PL/SQL
3 48 (35.29%) Java
4 19 (13.97%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 16 (11.76%) C#
7 15 (11.03%) F#
8 4 (2.94%) Perl
8 4 (2.94%) Python
9 3 (2.21%) C
9 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.47%) VB
10 2 (1.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.74%) C++
11 1 (0.74%) Korn
11 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.56%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.82%) Degree
4 11 (8.09%) ISEB
4 11 (8.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 11 (8.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) HND
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.74%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.21%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (10.29%) vSphere
3 8 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) Data Guard
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (5.15%) vRealize
4 5 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.74%) Control-M
7 1 (0.74%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.71%) HP
4 18 (13.24%) VMware
5 17 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.88%) Software AG
6 8 (5.88%) webMethods
7 6 (4.41%) Altova
7 6 (4.41%) Informatica
7 6 (4.41%) SAP
8 3 (2.21%) BEA
8 3 (2.21%) Retek
9 2 (1.47%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.47%) GoldenSource
9 2 (1.47%) NetApp
9 2 (1.47%) Netezza
9 2 (1.47%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.47%) SunGard
9 2 (1.47%) Sybase
9 2 (1.47%) Teradata