Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 742 585
Rank change year-on-year -38 -157 -97
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 120 134 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.61% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 81 211
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% +0.67%
10th Percentile £301 £228 £285
90th Percentile £505 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -2.03%
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 23,220 22,063 23,781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.51% 22.24% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,203 14,856 15,847
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 282 394
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £12.47 £13.63 £10.65
90th Percentile £56.17 £53.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +12.28% -3.39%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -27 102 £400 +5.96% 18
UK excluding London -41 90 £400 +6.67% 13
South East +7 41 £363 -15.99% 3
London -16 29 £425 +6.25% 8
Midlands -22 17 £385 -14.44% 3
Scotland -9 16 £400 +6.67% 3
East Midlands +1 14 £385 +11.59% 3
North of England -32 11 £419 +19.64% 2
Yorkshire -20 6 £413 +17.86%
North West -15 3 £425 +9.68% 2
West Midlands -33 3 - -
North East +5 2 - -
East of England -9 2 £420 +20.00% 1
South West -19 2 £450 +22.95% 1
Wales -17 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Oracle
1 120 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 93 (77.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 61 (50.83%) SQL
4 51 (42.50%) PL/SQL
5 50 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 43 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (34.17%) Java
8 40 (33.33%) Unix
9 39 (32.50%) Linux
10 37 (30.83%) Web Services
11 35 (29.17%) Windows
12 34 (28.33%) Microsoft
12 34 (28.33%) Security Cleared
13 32 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
14 29 (24.17%) SC Cleared
15 28 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
15 28 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (22.50%) .NET
17 24 (20.00%) XML
18 22 (18.33%) Relational Database
19 20 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (16.67%) VMware
20 19 (15.83%) Hibernate
20 19 (15.83%) Oracle RMAN
20 19 (15.83%) Spring
20 19 (15.83%) Shell Script
20 19 (15.83%) RDBMS
21 18 (15.00%) Solaris
21 18 (15.00%) Data Warehouse

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 9 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (5.83%) Confluence
4 6 (5.00%) JBoss
4 6 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.17%) CMS
5 5 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.33%) IIS
6 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) PuTTY
1 8 (6.67%) WinSCP
2 5 (4.17%) BIG-IP
2 5 (4.17%) LAN
3 3 (2.50%) DNS
3 3 (2.50%) VLAN
3 3 (2.50%) VPN
4 2 (1.67%) Firewall
4 2 (1.67%) HTTP
4 2 (1.67%) SMS
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.83%) NAS
5 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 93 (77.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 50 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 32 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 28 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (18.33%) Relational Database
7 20 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (15.83%) RDBMS
9 18 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (13.33%) DB2
11 15 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (10.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
15 8 (6.67%) DB2 UDB
15 8 (6.67%) MongoDB
15 8 (6.67%) PowerCenter
15 8 (6.67%) Snowflake Schema
16 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (4.17%) KDB
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (11.67%) SoapUI
3 12 (10.00%) JIRA
4 10 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 10 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (7.50%) Maven
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (7.50%) Selenium
5 9 (7.50%) Subversion
5 9 (7.50%) Toad
5 9 (7.50%) Visual Studio
6 8 (6.67%) HP UFT
6 8 (6.67%) SpecFlow
7 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
8 6 (5.00%) Ant
8 6 (5.00%) TestNG
9 5 (4.17%) ERwin
9 5 (4.17%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 14 (11.67%) Banking
2 10 (8.33%) Finance
3 9 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Front Office
5 2 (1.67%) Billing
5 2 (1.67%) Military
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 54 (45.00%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) DBA
3 27 (22.50%) Oracle DBA
4 24 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.17%) Analyst
6 11 (9.17%) Architect
7 9 (7.50%) Informatica Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Tester
11 5 (4.17%) Administrator
11 5 (4.17%) Automation Tester
11 5 (4.17%) Oracle Forms Developer
11 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.33%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.83%) Web Services
2 27 (22.50%) .NET
3 24 (20.00%) XML
4 19 (15.83%) Hibernate
4 19 (15.83%) Spring
5 14 (11.67%) J2EE
5 14 (11.67%) REST
6 9 (7.50%) Oracle ADF
7 8 (6.67%) SOAP
7 8 (6.67%) XSD
7 8 (6.67%) XSLT
8 7 (5.83%) EclipseLink
8 7 (5.83%) EJB
8 7 (5.83%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (5.83%) HTML
8 7 (5.83%) JMS
8 7 (5.83%) JPA
8 7 (5.83%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (5.00%) JSF
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.83%) PKI
3 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.17%) Clustering
4 5 (4.17%) Derivative
4 5 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) Equities
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.33%) Unix
2 39 (32.50%) Linux
3 35 (29.17%) Windows
4 18 (15.00%) Solaris
5 14 (11.67%) Windows Server
6 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.33%) AIX
8 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.83%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.67%) SUSE
11 1 (0.83%) CentOS
11 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (13.33%) Scrum
5 12 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 12 (10.00%) ETL
5 12 (10.00%) SDLC
6 11 (9.17%) DevOps
6 11 (9.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (9.17%) System Integration Testing
6 11 (9.17%) Workflow
7 10 (8.33%) CRM
7 10 (8.33%) Migration
8 9 (7.50%) API Testing
8 9 (7.50%) Data Acquisition
8 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.50%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.67%) Data Integration
9 8 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 61 (50.83%) SQL
2 51 (42.50%) PL/SQL
3 41 (34.17%) Java
4 19 (15.83%) Shell Script
5 14 (11.67%) C#
5 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.50%) Python
7 8 (6.67%) F#
7 8 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.83%) Java 8
9 6 (5.00%) C
9 6 (5.00%) Scala
10 3 (2.50%) Perl
10 3 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.50%) VBA
11 2 (1.67%) VB
12 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.83%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 29 (24.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.17%) ISEB
3 11 (9.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.33%) Degree
5 9 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (6.67%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.83%) CCIE
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MCP
9 1 (0.83%) MCPD
9 1 (0.83%) MCTS
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) GDPR
2 2 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (9.17%) vSphere
3 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.67%) Docker
6 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.83%) HDFS
6 1 (0.83%) NFS
6 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (15.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (11.67%) Data Guard
3 8 (6.67%) HP ALM
3 8 (6.67%) SCOM
4 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 7 (5.83%) SCCM
5 6 (5.00%) Ansible
6 5 (4.17%) Control-M
6 5 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.50%) vRealize
9 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.83%) Grafana
10 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.83%) Oozie
10 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (28.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.67%) VMware
4 14 (11.67%) Red Hat
5 11 (9.17%) Software AG
5 11 (9.17%) webMethods
6 9 (7.50%) HP
6 9 (7.50%) Informatica
7 8 (6.67%) Netezza
7 8 (6.67%) Teradata
8 6 (5.00%) Citrix
9 5 (4.17%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (4.17%) F5
9 5 (4.17%) Solace
10 4 (3.33%) Cisco
10 4 (3.33%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.33%) IBM
10 4 (3.33%) NetApp
11 2 (1.67%) Cognos
11 2 (1.67%) Serena