Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 696 571 575
Rank change year-on-year -125 +4 -104
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 181 267 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 1.28% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 155 217
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £165 £306
90th Percentile £575 £531 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +37.93% -56.72%
10th Percentile £42.50 £37.11 £25.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.40 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +37.93% -56.72%

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 22,636 20,842 23,919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.39% 22.49% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,705 13,959 16,081
UK median daily rate £470 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £312 £290 £280
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 266 395
UK median hourly rate £34.25 £27.50 £25.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.55% +8.10% -15.20%
10th Percentile £14.65 £9.94 £12.08
90th Percentile £54.63 £49.38 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% +2.04% -14.60%

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 19 April 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 14 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 19 April 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 -123 159 £435 +7.41% 24
UK excluding London -106 112 £400 - 25
London -31 64 £550 +22.09% 6
South East -32 57 £411 -8.61% 5
Midlands -27 17 £343 +107.58% 2
East Midlands -27 16 £343 +128.33% 2
Scotland -33 11 £350 -17.65% 7
North of England +1 9 £406 +1.56% 7
East of England -30 8 £438 +61.29% 3
Yorkshire -7 7 £406 +1.56% 5
South West -14 5 £350 -17.65% 1
Wales -17 5 £322 +7.33%
North East - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -21 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Oracle
1 181 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 153 (84.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 118 (65.19%) SQL
4 93 (51.38%) PL/SQL
5 78 (43.09%) Java
6 75 (41.44%) Windows
7 69 (38.12%) Web Services
8 61 (33.70%) Linux
8 61 (33.70%) Security Cleared
9 60 (33.15%) XML
10 58 (32.04%) Microsoft
11 53 (29.28%) SQL Server
12 49 (27.07%) Windows Server
13 44 (24.31%) Oracle Database 12c
13 44 (24.31%) .NET
14 41 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (21.55%) Unix
16 35 (19.34%) J2EE
16 35 (19.34%) Microsoft Azure
17 34 (18.78%) DV Cleared
17 34 (18.78%) Red Hat
17 34 (18.78%) Software Engineering
17 34 (18.78%) Quality Management
17 34 (18.78%) Scrum
18 33 (18.23%) VMware
18 33 (18.23%) GIS
18 33 (18.23%) Requirements Analysis
18 33 (18.23%) JSF
18 33 (18.23%) Software Architecture

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 22 (12.15%) WebSphere
2 19 (10.50%) WebLogic
3 18 (9.94%) WebSphere Portal
4 14 (7.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (4.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.76%) Confluence
7 3 (1.66%) JBoss
7 3 (1.66%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.10%) Apache
8 2 (1.10%) CMS
8 2 (1.10%) Jetty
8 2 (1.10%) OpenCms
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.55%) JOnAS
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (12.15%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (9.39%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (9.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle Assets
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (7.18%) Oracle iProcurement
5 11 (6.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (1.10%) Demantra
9 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.55%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.55%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) BrowserStack
2 2 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.92%) PuTTY
1 27 (14.92%) WinSCP
2 13 (7.18%) Internet
3 4 (2.21%) SAN
4 2 (1.10%) Broadband
4 2 (1.10%) DNS
4 2 (1.10%) HTTP
4 2 (1.10%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 153 (84.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 53 (29.28%) SQL Server
4 44 (24.31%) Oracle Database 12c
5 33 (18.23%) GIS
6 32 (17.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (16.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 29 (16.02%) Oracle Reports
9 23 (12.71%) Relational Database
10 18 (9.94%) Oracle9i Database
11 13 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (7.18%) Oracle Discoverer
11 13 (7.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (2.76%) DB2
13 5 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (2.21%) MongoDB
14 4 (2.21%) MySQL
14 4 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (17.13%) Eclipse
1 31 (17.13%) Oracle APEX
2 29 (16.02%) Ant
2 29 (16.02%) Selenium
3 27 (14.92%) SoapUI
3 27 (14.92%) TestNG
4 26 (14.36%) HP UFT
4 26 (14.36%) SpecFlow
5 21 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (9.39%) LoadRunner
7 11 (6.08%) Subversion
8 9 (4.97%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (4.42%) Git (software)
10 7 (3.87%) Maven
11 6 (3.31%) JIRA
11 6 (3.31%) Toad
12 5 (2.76%) Cucumber
13 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.10%) PVCS
14 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (17.13%) Finance
2 16 (8.84%) Billing
3 8 (4.42%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.76%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.66%) Electronics
6 3 (1.66%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.66%) Marketing
6 3 (1.66%) Military
7 2 (1.10%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (33.70%) Developer
2 29 (16.02%) Oracle Developer
3 28 (15.47%) DBA
4 25 (13.81%) Analyst
5 24 (13.26%) Java Developer
6 23 (12.71%) Oracle DBA
7 17 (9.39%) Development Engineer
7 17 (9.39%) Integration Engineer
7 17 (9.39%) Software Development Engineer
7 17 (9.39%) Software Integration Engineer
8 16 (8.84%) Oracle Analyst
9 15 (8.29%) Support Analyst
10 14 (7.73%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 13 (7.18%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 13 (7.18%) Test Engineer
12 12 (6.63%) Java Software Developer
12 12 (6.63%) Software Developer
13 11 (6.08%) Designer
14 10 (5.52%) E-Business Support
14 10 (5.52%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (38.12%) Web Services
2 60 (33.15%) XML
3 44 (24.31%) .NET
4 35 (19.34%) J2EE
5 33 (18.23%) JSF
6 14 (7.73%) Hibernate
6 14 (7.73%) HTML
7 13 (7.18%) Spring
8 9 (4.97%) CSS
8 9 (4.97%) WCF
9 8 (4.42%) JPA
9 8 (4.42%) SOAP
9 8 (4.42%) WPF
10 7 (3.87%) EJB
10 7 (3.87%) JMS
10 7 (3.87%) jQuery
10 7 (3.87%) Middleware
10 7 (3.87%) Oracle ADF
10 7 (3.87%) REST
11 6 (3.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.08%) User Experience
2 10 (5.52%) Clustering
3 9 (4.97%) Credit Derivative
3 9 (4.97%) Equities
4 5 (2.76%) Replication
5 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.10%) PKI
7 2 (1.10%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) Fintech
8 1 (0.55%) FMCG
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 75 (41.44%) Windows
2 61 (33.70%) Linux
3 49 (27.07%) Windows Server
4 39 (21.55%) Unix
5 31 (17.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.21%) AIX
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.66%) HPUX
8 3 (1.66%) Solaris
9 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.78%) Quality Management
2 34 (18.78%) Scrum
2 34 (18.78%) Software Engineering
3 33 (18.23%) Requirements Analysis
3 33 (18.23%) Software Architecture
3 33 (18.23%) Web Application Development
4 29 (16.02%) DevOps
5 27 (14.92%) API Testing
6 26 (14.36%) Migration
6 26 (14.36%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (14.36%) System Integration Testing
7 25 (13.81%) Test Automation
8 24 (13.26%) Data Migration
9 19 (10.50%) Kanban
10 18 (9.94%) CRM
11 17 (9.39%) Image Processing
11 17 (9.39%) Performance Testing
11 17 (9.39%) Process Management
11 17 (9.39%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 118 (65.19%) SQL
2 93 (51.38%) PL/SQL
3 78 (43.09%) Java
4 29 (16.02%) C
4 29 (16.02%) JavaScript
5 26 (14.36%) F#
6 23 (12.71%) Shell Script
7 21 (11.60%) C#
8 17 (9.39%) Python
9 8 (4.42%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.87%) Java 8
10 7 (3.87%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.31%) Perl
12 4 (2.21%) Korn
13 3 (1.66%) Ruby
14 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.55%) VBA
14 1 (0.55%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 61 (33.70%) Security Cleared
2 34 (18.78%) DV Cleared
3 28 (15.47%) SC Cleared
4 20 (11.05%) ISEB
4 20 (11.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (9.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 16 (8.84%) Degree
7 6 (3.31%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (2.21%) OCP
9 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.10%) PMO
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 27 (14.92%) vSphere
2 19 (10.50%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.84%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.55%) Firmware
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 27 (14.92%) HP ALM
2 15 (8.29%) Data Guard
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (2.21%) vRealize
6 3 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Flashback
7 2 (1.10%) SCCM
7 2 (1.10%) SCOM
8 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 181 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (32.04%) Microsoft
3 34 (18.78%) Red Hat
4 33 (18.23%) VMware
5 27 (14.92%) HP
6 26 (14.36%) Software AG
6 26 (14.36%) webMethods
7 17 (9.39%) Fujitsu
8 6 (3.31%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.76%) IBM
9 5 (2.76%) NetApp
10 4 (2.21%) SAP
11 3 (1.66%) Cognos
11 3 (1.66%) Google
12 2 (1.10%) Cisco
12 2 (1.10%) LogRhythm
12 2 (1.10%) Lumension
12 2 (1.10%) New Relic
12 2 (1.10%) Roku
13 1 (0.55%) Dell