Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 724 566 492
Rank change year-on-year -158 -74 -64
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 137 340 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 1.42% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 217 233
UK median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £285 £288 £276
90th Percentile £523 £488 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year +2.74% -1.35% +2.78%
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 22063 23942 26326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.20% 22.47% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14890 15947 17272
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 395 396
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.53 £28.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.61% +5.21% +12.25%
10th Percentile £13.61 £11.10 £12.63
90th Percentile £54.13 £49.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +12.28% -3.39% +31.11%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -142 126 £380 -5.00% 18
UK excluding London -105 103 £375 +2.74% 12
London -61 33 £400 -5.88% 8
South East -9 30 £432 +7.88% 4
Midlands -8 24 £450 +4.65% 1
North of England +44 20 £350 +12.90% 4
East of England -12 16 £350 +37.25% 1
North West +17 15 £388 +29.17% 4
West Midlands +9 12 £455 +2.25% 1
East Midlands -8 12 £345 -18.82%
Scotland +11 10 £375 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire +13 4 £350 +12.90%
South West -35 2 £366 +4.57%
North East +73 1 - -
Wales - 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Oracle
1 137 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 100 (72.99%) SQL
3 86 (62.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 82 (59.85%) PL/SQL
5 55 (40.15%) Java
6 45 (32.85%) XML
7 42 (30.66%) Web Services
8 41 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (29.20%) Linux
10 38 (27.74%) .NET
10 38 (27.74%) SQL Server
11 37 (27.01%) Windows
12 33 (24.09%) Unix
13 31 (22.63%) Oracle Database 12c
14 26 (18.98%) Oracle APEX
15 24 (17.52%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (17.52%) Scrum
16 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
16 23 (16.79%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
17 22 (16.06%) J2EE
17 22 (16.06%) Spring
18 21 (15.33%) Finance
18 21 (15.33%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (15.33%) SoapUI
19 20 (14.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 20 (14.60%) Performance Tuning
19 20 (14.60%) Windows Server
19 20 (14.60%) SOA

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 20 (14.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (11.68%) WebLogic
3 12 (8.76%) Confluence
3 12 (8.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (7.30%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.57%) JBoss
6 5 (3.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.46%) Apache
8 2 (1.46%) GeoServer
8 2 (1.46%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.73%) IIS
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.73%) SAS
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.49%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (7.30%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (7.30%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (7.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (6.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (2.92%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (1.46%) assyst
7 2 (1.46%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) PuTTY
1 13 (9.49%) WinSCP
2 7 (5.11%) Internet
2 7 (5.11%) SMS
3 2 (1.46%) HTTP
3 2 (1.46%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.73%) SNMP
4 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 86 (62.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 38 (27.74%) SQL Server
4 31 (22.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 24 (17.52%) Oracle Reports
6 23 (16.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (11.68%) Oracle Discoverer
8 15 (10.95%) Relational Database
9 14 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (10.22%) Oracle9i Database
9 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (8.76%) Oracle OWB
11 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (6.57%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (5.84%) RDBMS
14 7 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (4.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 6 (4.38%) SQLPlus
16 5 (3.65%) GIS
Development Applications
1 26 (18.98%) Oracle APEX
2 21 (15.33%) SoapUI
3 17 (12.41%) Toad
4 15 (10.95%) Ant
4 15 (10.95%) Eclipse
4 15 (10.95%) Git (software)
4 15 (10.95%) JIRA
5 14 (10.22%) Maven
6 13 (9.49%) HP UFT
6 13 (9.49%) Selenium
6 13 (9.49%) SpecFlow
6 13 (9.49%) TestNG
7 12 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (8.03%) LoadRunner
8 11 (8.03%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (7.30%) Subversion
10 8 (5.84%) JUnit
11 6 (4.38%) XMLSpy
12 5 (3.65%) Jenkins
12 5 (3.65%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Banking
3 10 (7.30%) Retail
4 7 (5.11%) Billing
4 7 (5.11%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.38%) Publishing
6 5 (3.65%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.46%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 68 (49.64%) Developer
2 36 (26.28%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (16.79%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.87%) DBA
5 18 (13.14%) Analyst
6 16 (11.68%) Oracle DBA
7 14 (10.22%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.03%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Architect
9 9 (6.57%) PL/SQL Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 8 (5.84%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) Administrator
11 7 (5.11%) Designer
12 5 (3.65%) Agile Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.85%) XML
2 42 (30.66%) Web Services
3 38 (27.74%) .NET
4 22 (16.06%) J2EE
4 22 (16.06%) Spring
5 17 (12.41%) jQuery
5 17 (12.41%) SOAP
6 15 (10.95%) Hibernate
6 15 (10.95%) HTML
7 12 (8.76%) RESTful
8 9 (6.57%) Middleware
8 9 (6.57%) XSLT
9 8 (5.84%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.84%) JMS
9 8 (5.84%) JSON
9 8 (5.84%) REST
9 8 (5.84%) WCF
10 7 (5.11%) JPA
10 7 (5.11%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (5.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.19%) Replication
4 2 (1.46%) Clustering
4 2 (1.46%) CMDB
4 2 (1.46%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (1.46%) Equities
4 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.73%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.73%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.20%) Linux
2 37 (27.01%) Windows
3 33 (24.09%) Unix
4 20 (14.60%) Windows Server
5 18 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.57%) AIX
8 8 (5.84%) HPUX
9 7 (5.11%) Solaris
10 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.92%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.52%) Scrum
3 21 (15.33%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (14.60%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (14.60%) SOA
5 16 (11.68%) Data Modelling
5 16 (11.68%) SDLC
6 14 (10.22%) ETL
6 14 (10.22%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (8.76%) API Testing
7 12 (8.76%) Defect Tracking
7 12 (8.76%) Test Automation
7 12 (8.76%) Workflow
8 11 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.03%) Kanban
8 11 (8.03%) Performance Testing
8 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.30%) CRM
9 10 (7.30%) Defect Management
9 10 (7.30%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 100 (72.99%) SQL
2 82 (59.85%) PL/SQL
3 55 (40.15%) Java
4 19 (13.87%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.95%) Shell Script
6 14 (10.22%) C#
7 13 (9.49%) F#
8 6 (4.38%) C
9 3 (2.19%) Perl
9 3 (2.19%) Python
9 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.73%) C++
10 1 (0.73%) VB
10 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.68%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) Degree
3 10 (7.30%) ISEB
3 10 (7.30%) ISEB Practitioner
3 10 (7.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.11%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.46%) HND
6 2 (1.46%) OCP
7 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.19%) SLA
3 2 (1.46%) QA
4 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.73%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) vSphere
2 11 (8.03%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (4.38%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (8.76%) Data Guard
2 9 (6.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (4.38%) vRealize
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.73%) Control-M
6 1 (0.73%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.41%) HP
3 17 (12.41%) VMware
4 16 (11.68%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.84%) SAP
5 8 (5.84%) Software AG
5 8 (5.84%) webMethods
6 7 (5.11%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.38%) Altova
8 4 (2.92%) Informatica
9 3 (2.19%) Fujitsu
9 3 (2.19%) Retek
10 2 (1.46%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.46%) GoldenSource
10 2 (1.46%) IBM
10 2 (1.46%) NetApp
10 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.46%) SunGard
10 2 (1.46%) Teradata