Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 763 704 594
Rank change year-on-year -59 -110 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 84 184 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 0.81% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 118 139
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £306 £300 £153
90th Percentile £575 £575 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.88% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -8.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -8.05%

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 20,327 22,602 20,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.35% 22.45% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,922 15,739 13,587
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +8.05% +2.35%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £294
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £390
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 223 255
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £29.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +7.33% +8.42%
10th Percentile £13.85 £14.00 £9.30
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.35 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year -5.51% +12.39% +5.61%

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 22 May 2019.

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 12 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 22 May 2019. 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 -38 78 £425 - 7
UK excluding London -47 53 £413 +1.23% 5
London -8 28 £438 -19.72% 3
South East -19 23 £500 +21.95% 1
North of England +21 13 £413 - 2
North West - 11 £413 - 2
Midlands +12 9 £500 +45.99% 1
East Midlands +11 7 £500 +45.99%
Scotland +26 5 £323 -7.86% 1
East of England +12 3 £298 -33.89%
West Midlands +8 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +3 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 84 (100.00%) Oracle
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 61 (72.62%) SQL
3 49 (58.33%) PL/SQL
4 48 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (41.67%) Unix
6 31 (36.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 29 (34.52%) Shell Script
8 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 22 (26.19%) Oracle RAC
10 22 (26.19%) RDBMS
11 21 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
11 21 (25.00%) Windows
12 18 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (20.24%) XML
13 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.24%) ETL
14 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (19.05%) Java
14 16 (19.05%) Linux
15 15 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (15.48%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (14.29%) Eclipse
19 11 (13.10%) Oracle BI EE
19 11 (13.10%) Tableau
20 10 (11.90%) Data Guard
20 10 (11.90%) XSL
20 10 (11.90%) DB2

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 7 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.38%) Confluence
2 2 (2.38%) OpenEdge
2 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (5.95%) Maximo
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.19%) DELMIA
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (5.95%) Apigee
3 4 (4.76%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
1 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 48 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 31 (36.90%) Oracle Database 12c
4 24 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 22 (26.19%) RDBMS
6 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
7 13 (15.48%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (13.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (11.90%) DB2
10 8 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (8.33%) PowerCenter
12 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
12 6 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (5.95%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 21 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.14%) ProC
4 4 (4.76%) Hudson
5 3 (3.57%) Subversion
6 2 (2.38%) JIRA
6 2 (2.38%) MagicDraw
6 2 (2.38%) Toad
7 1 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.19%) ERwin
7 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.19%) JUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Maven
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 7 (8.33%) Banking
1 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Developer
2 20 (23.81%) DBA
3 17 (20.24%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (14.29%) Administrator
4 12 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Database Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) ETL Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Informatica Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Integration Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Informatica ETL Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL Developer
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Domain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) XML
2 10 (11.90%) XSL
3 8 (9.52%) Hibernate
3 8 (9.52%) Spring
3 8 (9.52%) Web Services
4 7 (8.33%) JSON
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (8.33%) Swagger
4 7 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (8.33%) XSD
5 5 (5.95%) Middleware
6 4 (4.76%) J2EE
6 4 (4.76%) JSF
6 4 (4.76%) JSP
6 4 (4.76%) Struts
7 3 (3.57%) XSLT
8 2 (2.38%) Java EE
9 1 (1.19%) Ajax
9 1 (1.19%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.95%) Replication
2 4 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (2.38%) CMDB
3 2 (2.38%) Fintech
3 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Unix
2 21 (25.00%) Windows
3 16 (19.05%) Linux
4 8 (9.52%) HPUX
5 7 (8.33%) Solaris
6 4 (4.76%) AIX
6 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.57%) SUSE
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (20.24%) ETL
4 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (10.71%) Visualisation
8 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.33%) EAI
9 7 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (8.33%) SDLC
9 7 (8.33%) SOA
9 7 (8.33%) UML
10 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
10 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.95%) API Design
11 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.95%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.95%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (72.62%) SQL
2 49 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 29 (34.52%) Shell Script
4 16 (19.05%) Java
5 8 (9.52%) COBOL
6 7 (8.33%) XPath
6 7 (8.33%) XQuery
7 3 (3.57%) Perl
7 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.38%) C
8 2 (2.38%) Java 8
9 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Master's Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) OCP
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.57%) KVM
2 3 (3.57%) RHEV
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Data Guard
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (4.76%) Ansible
5 2 (2.38%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.19%) FlexNet
6 1 (1.19%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.10%) Tableau
3 8 (9.52%) IBM
4 7 (8.33%) Informatica
4 7 (8.33%) Teradata
4 7 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 6 (7.14%) Netezza
6 4 (4.76%) Retek
7 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.57%) VMware
8 2 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) IDERA
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.38%) SAP
8 2 (2.38%) Serena
9 1 (1.19%) BMC
9 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.19%) Hortonworks