Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 695 565 505
Rank change year-on-year -130 -60 -116
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 153 339 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 1.41% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 227 250
UK median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -4.94%
10th Percentile £278 £303 £270
90th Percentile £525 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
UK median hourly rate £40.00 - £27.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21628 24127 26078
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.60% 22.18% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14411 16170 16932
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 381 373
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +4.34% -2.45%
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £54.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £29.76 £27.50
% change year-on-year +6.68% +8.23% -3.51%

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 17 August 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
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 17 August 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 -114 129 £400 - 10
UK excluding London -50 124 £375 +7.14% 10
South East -3 31 £450 +28.57% 5
London -56 28 £400 -11.11% 2
Midlands -29 21 £413 -2.94% 2
North of England +27 20 £350 +7.69% 1
South West -9 18 £400 +14.29%
North West +7 14 £350 +7.69% 1
East Midlands -22 14 £409 -3.82%
Scotland +35 13 £338 +3.85%
Wales - 11 £300 -
East of England +5 10 £293 -10.69%
West Midlands -6 7 £425 -3.41% 2
Yorkshire +21 5 £350 +11.11%
North East +59 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Oracle
1 153 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 106 (69.28%) SQL
3 94 (61.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 83 (54.25%) PL/SQL
5 52 (33.99%) Linux
6 51 (33.33%) Java
7 47 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (26.80%) Windows
9 40 (26.14%) SQL Server
10 37 (24.18%) Unix
11 35 (22.88%) Oracle APEX
12 34 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
12 34 (22.22%) Finance
13 32 (20.92%) Web Services
13 32 (20.92%) XML
13 32 (20.92%) Oracle Reports
13 32 (20.92%) .NET
13 32 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 31 (20.26%) Security Cleared
15 29 (18.95%) Windows Server
15 29 (18.95%) WebLogic
16 28 (18.30%) Red Hat
16 28 (18.30%) Scrum
16 28 (18.30%) SC Cleared
16 28 (18.30%) Oracle RAC
17 27 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
17 27 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
18 26 (16.99%) VMware
18 26 (16.99%) Business Intelligence

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 29 (18.95%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.19%) IIS
3 8 (5.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.92%) GeoServer
6 5 (3.27%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.61%) Apache
7 4 (2.61%) Confluence
7 4 (2.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.96%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.96%) JBoss
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (5.23%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (2.61%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (1.31%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.07%) PuTTY
1 20 (13.07%) WinSCP
2 6 (3.92%) Kerberos
3 5 (3.27%) HTTP
3 5 (3.27%) LDAP
4 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.31%) DNS
5 2 (1.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 94 (61.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (26.14%) SQL Server
4 34 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 32 (20.92%) Oracle Reports
6 27 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (16.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (14.38%) Oracle9i Database
10 17 (11.11%) Relational Database
11 16 (10.46%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (8.50%) RDBMS
13 12 (7.84%) Oracle Discoverer
14 9 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (4.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 7 (4.58%) Oracle OWB
16 6 (3.92%) Oracle Exadata
17 5 (3.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 5 (3.27%) SAP Data Services
17 5 (3.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 35 (22.88%) Oracle APEX
2 24 (15.69%) Toad
3 23 (15.03%) TeamCity
4 20 (13.07%) HP UFT
4 20 (13.07%) Jenkins
4 20 (13.07%) Selenium
4 20 (13.07%) SpecFlow
5 18 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (11.11%) Ant
6 17 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 17 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (9.15%) SoapUI
7 14 (9.15%) TestNG
8 10 (6.54%) LoadRunner
9 9 (5.88%) Subversion
10 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
11 6 (3.92%) JIRA
12 5 (3.27%) Maven
12 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.96%) ProC
General
1 34 (22.22%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (3.92%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.61%) Law
4 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.61%) Retail
5 3 (1.96%) Back Office
5 3 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.31%) Electronics
6 2 (1.31%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
6 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 58 (37.91%) Developer
2 40 (26.14%) DBA
3 37 (24.18%) Oracle DBA
4 34 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Analyst
5 14 (9.15%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 13 (8.50%) SQL Developer
7 12 (7.84%) Tester
8 10 (6.54%) Administrator
8 10 (6.54%) Automation Tester
9 9 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.88%) Consultant
10 7 (4.58%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) Architect
12 5 (3.27%) Oracle Analyst
12 5 (3.27%) SC Cleared DBA
12 5 (3.27%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.27%) SQL DBA
13 4 (2.61%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.92%) .NET
1 32 (20.92%) Web Services
1 32 (20.92%) XML
2 24 (15.69%) Hibernate
3 22 (14.38%) Spring
4 16 (10.46%) XSLT
5 15 (9.80%) HTML
6 13 (8.50%) Java EE
6 13 (8.50%) Middleware
7 12 (7.84%) JSP
8 11 (7.19%) J2EE
8 11 (7.19%) JSF
8 11 (7.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (7.19%) REST
9 9 (5.88%) CSS
9 9 (5.88%) SOAP
9 9 (5.88%) Struts
10 8 (5.23%) JMS
10 8 (5.23%) RESTful
10 8 (5.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.96%) Replication
3 2 (1.31%) CMDB
3 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.31%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (1.31%) Equities
3 2 (1.31%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.65%) Clustering
4 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.65%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.99%) Linux
2 41 (26.80%) Windows
3 37 (24.18%) Unix
4 32 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (18.95%) Windows Server
6 20 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.88%) Solaris
8 8 (5.23%) AIX
9 7 (4.58%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (3.92%) HPUX
11 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.30%) Scrum
3 27 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (16.99%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (15.03%) BDD
6 23 (15.03%) Integration Testing
6 23 (15.03%) System Integration Testing
7 21 (13.73%) DevOps
7 21 (13.73%) Test Automation
8 19 (12.42%) Test Strategy
9 18 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
9 18 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 17 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
10 17 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 14 (9.15%) Performance Management
12 13 (8.50%) API Testing
12 13 (8.50%) ETL
12 13 (8.50%) ITIL
13 12 (7.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 106 (69.28%) SQL
2 83 (54.25%) PL/SQL
3 51 (33.33%) Java
4 25 (16.34%) Shell Script
5 20 (13.07%) F#
6 19 (12.42%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.19%) C#
8 8 (5.23%) VBScript
9 6 (3.92%) VB
10 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.61%) C
11 4 (2.61%) Perl
12 3 (1.96%) Python
13 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.65%) C++
14 1 (0.65%) Korn
14 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (20.26%) Security Cleared
2 28 (18.30%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.46%) Degree
4 10 (6.54%) ISEB
4 10 (6.54%) ISEB Practitioner
4 10 (6.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) HND
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) SLA
2 6 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.27%) QA
4 3 (1.96%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (18.30%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (12.42%) vSphere
3 15 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.92%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.92%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (16.34%) vRealize
2 18 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (9.80%) Data Guard
4 13 (8.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.31%) Control-M
6 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.65%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 153 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (18.30%) Red Hat
3 26 (16.99%) VMware
4 24 (15.69%) HP
5 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.23%) SAP
7 6 (3.92%) BEA
8 4 (2.61%) Informatica
9 3 (1.96%) IBM
9 3 (1.96%) Retek
10 2 (1.31%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.31%) GoldenSource
10 2 (1.31%) NetApp
10 2 (1.31%) Netezza
10 2 (1.31%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.31%) SunGard
10 2 (1.31%) Sybase
11 1 (0.65%) CA
11 1 (0.65%) Remedy
11 1 (0.65%) Talend