Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 771 748 581
Rank change year-on-year -23 -167 -79
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 121 129 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.59% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 79 210
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £226 £290
90th Percentile £550 £505 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £381 £365
% change year-on-year +3.61% +4.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 23,181 21,824 23,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.74% 22.41% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,250 14,569 15,912
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 273 386
UK median hourly rate £27.73 £30.00 £29.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.57% +0.20% +1.49%
10th Percentile £13.35 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.00 £53.75 £48.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.90 £31.08 £29.01
% change year-on-year -13.44% +7.11% -2.48%

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 24 September 2018.

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
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 24 September 2018. 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 -34 104 £410 +9.33% 17
UK excluding London -15 88 £395 +3.61% 19
South East +7 41 £381 -13.03% 6
London -11 32 £488 +34.48% 2
Midlands -27 16 £385 -9.41% 3
Scotland -14 15 £400 +60.00% 3
East Midlands +5 13 £385 -3.14% 3
North of England -35 11 £419 +19.64% 5
Yorkshire -18 6 £413 +17.86% 3
North West -29 3 £425 +9.68% 2
West Midlands -29 3 - -
North East -11 2 - -
South West -12 2 £450 +20.97%
East of England -13 2 £420 +20.00% 1
Wales -26 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Oracle Database 10g.

1 121 (100.00%) Oracle
1 121 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 93 (76.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 59 (48.76%) SQL
4 50 (41.32%) SQL Server
4 50 (41.32%) PL/SQL
5 46 (38.02%) Java
6 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (33.88%) Web Services
7 41 (33.88%) Linux
7 41 (33.88%) Security Cleared
8 38 (31.40%) Unix
8 38 (31.40%) Windows
9 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
10 32 (26.45%) SC Cleared
11 28 (23.14%) Oracle Database 12c
12 27 (22.31%) XML
12 27 (22.31%) .NET
13 26 (21.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (19.83%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (19.83%) VMware
15 21 (17.36%) Windows Server
16 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
16 19 (15.70%) Oracle RMAN
16 19 (15.70%) Hibernate
16 19 (15.70%) Scrum
16 19 (15.70%) Spring
16 19 (15.70%) Shell Script
16 19 (15.70%) Active Directory
17 18 (14.88%) Solaris

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 11 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (6.61%) Confluence
3 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.79%) JBoss
4 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.96%) CMS
6 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (2.48%) IIS
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.65%) Apache
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.83%) Jetty
9 1 (0.83%) OpenCms
9 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.83%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) PuTTY
1 10 (8.26%) WinSCP
2 5 (4.13%) BIG-IP
2 5 (4.13%) DNS
2 5 (4.13%) LAN
3 3 (2.48%) VLAN
4 2 (1.65%) Firewall
4 2 (1.65%) HTTP
4 2 (1.65%) SMS
4 2 (1.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.83%) Broadband
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.83%) NAS
5 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 93 (76.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 50 (41.32%) SQL Server
4 28 (23.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 26 (21.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (14.88%) Relational Database
6 18 (14.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (13.22%) DB2
8 15 (12.40%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (12.40%) RDBMS
9 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (7.44%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (6.61%) DB2 UDB
11 8 (6.61%) MongoDB
11 8 (6.61%) PowerCenter
11 8 (6.61%) Snowflake Schema
12 6 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (4.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (14.05%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.22%) SoapUI
3 13 (10.74%) Eclipse
3 13 (10.74%) JIRA
4 12 (9.92%) Selenium
4 12 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (9.09%) Maven
6 10 (8.26%) HP UFT
6 10 (8.26%) SpecFlow
6 10 (8.26%) Subversion
7 9 (7.44%) Ant
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (6.61%) Jenkins
8 8 (6.61%) TestNG
8 8 (6.61%) Visual Studio
9 7 (5.79%) LoadRunner
10 6 (4.96%) Toad
11 5 (4.13%) ERwin
12 4 (3.31%) Hudson
General
1 13 (10.74%) Banking
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.31%) Front Office
4 4 (3.31%) Military
5 2 (1.65%) Billing
5 2 (1.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (41.32%) Developer
2 29 (23.97%) DBA
3 27 (22.31%) Oracle DBA
4 21 (17.36%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (9.92%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Informatica Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Administrator
10 5 (4.13%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Development Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Oracle Forms Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Software Development Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Software Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.88%) Web Services
2 27 (22.31%) .NET
2 27 (22.31%) XML
3 19 (15.70%) Hibernate
3 19 (15.70%) Spring
4 16 (13.22%) J2EE
5 15 (12.40%) REST
6 10 (8.26%) Oracle ADF
6 10 (8.26%) SOAP
7 9 (7.44%) EJB
7 9 (7.44%) JMS
7 9 (7.44%) JPA
7 9 (7.44%) XSD
7 9 (7.44%) XSLT
8 8 (6.61%) EclipseLink
8 8 (6.61%) EJB 3.0
8 8 (6.61%) JSF
9 7 (5.79%) HTML
9 7 (5.79%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (4.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.44%) PKI
3 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Clustering
4 5 (4.13%) Derivative
4 5 (4.13%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (3.31%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) Equities
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.88%) Linux
2 38 (31.40%) Unix
2 38 (31.40%) Windows
3 21 (17.36%) Windows Server
4 18 (14.88%) Solaris
5 15 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.26%) AIX
6 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.79%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.65%) SUSE
9 1 (0.83%) CentOS
9 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.83%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (15.70%) Scrum
3 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
4 15 (12.40%) DevOps
5 13 (10.74%) Migration
5 13 (10.74%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.92%) ETL
6 12 (9.92%) Workflow
7 11 (9.09%) API Testing
7 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (8.26%) SDLC
9 9 (7.44%) CRM
9 9 (7.44%) Data Acquisition
9 9 (7.44%) ITIL
9 9 (7.44%) Physical Data Model
9 9 (7.44%) SOA
9 9 (7.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) SQL
2 50 (41.32%) PL/SQL
3 46 (38.02%) Java
4 19 (15.70%) Shell Script
5 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.92%) C#
7 10 (8.26%) F#
8 9 (7.44%) C
8 9 (7.44%) Java 8
9 8 (6.61%) Python
10 6 (4.96%) Scala
11 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.48%) Perl
12 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.48%) VBA
13 2 (1.65%) VB
14 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.83%) C++
14 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (33.88%) Security Cleared
2 32 (26.45%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.40%) ISEB
3 15 (12.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (8.26%) Degree
6 8 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (6.61%) Master's Degree
7 6 (4.96%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.31%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.83%) CCIE
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.83%) MCP
11 1 (0.83%) MCPD
11 1 (0.83%) MCTS
11 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) GDPR
2 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (15.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.57%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (10.74%) vSphere
4 10 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.83%) Docker
6 1 (0.83%) HDFS
6 1 (0.83%) NFS
6 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (11.57%) Data Guard
3 10 (8.26%) HP ALM
3 10 (8.26%) SCOM
4 9 (7.44%) SCCM
5 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 6 (4.96%) Ansible
7 5 (4.13%) Control-M
7 5 (4.13%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (4.13%) Oracle Flashback
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (2.48%) vRealize
10 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.83%) Grafana
11 1 (0.83%) Oozie
11 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.83%) Puppet
11 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.83%) VMware
4 16 (13.22%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.74%) Software AG
5 13 (10.74%) webMethods
6 11 (9.09%) HP
7 9 (7.44%) Informatica
8 8 (6.61%) Netezza
8 8 (6.61%) Teradata
9 6 (4.96%) Cisco
9 6 (4.96%) Fujitsu
9 6 (4.96%) NetApp
10 5 (4.13%) Citrix
10 5 (4.13%) EnterpriseDB
10 5 (4.13%) F5
10 5 (4.13%) IBM
10 5 (4.13%) Solace
11 4 (3.31%) LogRhythm
11 4 (3.31%) Lumension