Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 684 580
Rank change year-on-year -66 -104 -82
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 138 161 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.74% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 91 228
UK median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £284 £304
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 23,347 21,664 24,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.81% 22.66% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,308 14,440 16,230
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 252 374
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £29.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.57% +10.52%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.26 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.50 £52.50 £49.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £34.50 £30.21
% change year-on-year -6.52% +14.22% +11.87%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -47 121 £413 +3.13% 20
UK excluding London -58 91 £400 +6.67% 11
South East -8 48 £390 -13.33% 6
London -9 44 £494 +21.91% 12
Midlands -16 13 £350 -15.15%
Scotland -37 13 £381 +12.96% 3
East Midlands +3 10 £350 -14.37%
North of England -25 9 £413 +17.86% 1
Yorkshire -15 6 £413 +17.86%
East of England -5 4 £425 +45.30%
South West -20 3 £450 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -26 3 - -
North East -4 2 - -
Wales -24 1 - -
North West -26 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
1 138 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 108 (78.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 68 (49.28%) SQL
4 63 (45.65%) Java
5 62 (44.93%) Linux
6 59 (42.75%) SQL Server
7 57 (41.30%) PL/SQL
8 56 (40.58%) Windows
9 52 (37.68%) Web Services
9 52 (37.68%) Microsoft
10 48 (34.78%) Security Cleared
11 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (30.43%) .NET
13 41 (29.71%) Unix
13 41 (29.71%) Windows Server
14 37 (26.81%) VMware
15 35 (25.36%) SC Cleared
15 35 (25.36%) Microsoft Azure
16 34 (24.64%) Red Hat
17 33 (23.91%) Scrum
17 33 (23.91%) Oracle APEX
18 32 (23.19%) Test Automation
18 32 (23.19%) SoapUI
18 32 (23.19%) SQL Server 2012
19 31 (22.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 30 (21.74%) DevOps
20 30 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 30 (21.74%) ISEB
20 30 (21.74%) Eclipse

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 13 (9.42%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (5.80%) JBoss
4 8 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.80%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (5.07%) CMS
5 7 (5.07%) Confluence
6 3 (2.17%) Apache
6 3 (2.17%) IIS
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.45%) Jetty
7 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.45%) OpenCms
7 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.72%) Demantra
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.72%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.84%) PuTTY
1 26 (18.84%) WinSCP
2 5 (3.62%) BIG-IP
2 5 (3.62%) DNS
3 4 (2.90%) SAN
4 2 (1.45%) Broadband
4 2 (1.45%) Firewall
4 2 (1.45%) HTTP
4 2 (1.45%) LAN
4 2 (1.45%) SMS
5 1 (0.72%) DHCP
5 1 (0.72%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.72%) NAS
5 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 108 (78.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 59 (42.75%) SQL Server
4 32 (23.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (21.01%) SQL Server 2016
6 28 (20.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 14 (10.14%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (10.14%) Relational Database
8 13 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (7.25%) GIS
9 10 (7.25%) RDBMS
10 9 (6.52%) DB2
11 8 (5.80%) MongoDB
11 8 (5.80%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (3.62%) KDB
15 3 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
16 2 (1.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (23.91%) Oracle APEX
2 32 (23.19%) SoapUI
3 30 (21.74%) Eclipse
4 29 (21.01%) Selenium
5 26 (18.84%) Ant
5 26 (18.84%) HP UFT
5 26 (18.84%) SpecFlow
6 24 (17.39%) TestNG
7 23 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (13.04%) LoadRunner
9 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
9 13 (9.42%) JIRA
10 12 (8.70%) Maven
11 11 (7.97%) Subversion
12 9 (6.52%) Jenkins
13 8 (5.80%) Toad
14 7 (5.07%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
15 5 (3.62%) ERwin
16 4 (2.90%) MagicDraw
General
1 16 (11.59%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Banking
3 7 (5.07%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.90%) Front Office
4 4 (2.90%) Military
5 3 (2.17%) Billing
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Developer
2 34 (24.64%) DBA
3 32 (23.19%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (13.04%) Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Test Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Architect
6 11 (7.97%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.97%) Test Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Automation Test Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Tester
9 8 (5.80%) Automation Tester
9 8 (5.80%) Designer
9 8 (5.80%) Development Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Software Development Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Software Integration Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.68%) Web Services
2 42 (30.43%) .NET
3 22 (15.94%) XML
4 20 (14.49%) J2EE
5 17 (12.32%) Hibernate
5 17 (12.32%) Spring
6 13 (9.42%) JSF
7 12 (8.70%) HTML
7 12 (8.70%) REST
8 8 (5.80%) SOAP
9 7 (5.07%) EJB
9 7 (5.07%) JMS
9 7 (5.07%) JPA
9 7 (5.07%) Oracle ADF
9 7 (5.07%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (5.07%) WCF
9 7 (5.07%) WPF
9 7 (5.07%) XSLT
10 6 (4.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) Clustering
2 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.35%) PKI
4 5 (3.62%) Derivative
4 5 (3.62%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.90%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.17%) Replication
7 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.72%) Equities
8 1 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (44.93%) Linux
2 56 (40.58%) Windows
3 41 (29.71%) Unix
3 41 (29.71%) Windows Server
4 31 (22.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (13.77%) Solaris
7 11 (7.97%) AIX
8 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.45%) SUSE
10 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.72%) CentOS
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.91%) Scrum
3 32 (23.19%) Test Automation
4 30 (21.74%) DevOps
5 29 (21.01%) System Integration Testing
6 27 (19.57%) API Testing
7 22 (15.94%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
8 18 (13.04%) Performance Testing
8 18 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 17 (12.32%) Kanban
10 16 (11.59%) Migration
11 12 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (8.70%) CRM
11 12 (8.70%) Quality Management
11 12 (8.70%) SOA
12 11 (7.97%) ITIL
12 11 (7.97%) Software Architecture
12 11 (7.97%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (49.28%) SQL
2 63 (45.65%) Java
3 57 (41.30%) PL/SQL
4 26 (18.84%) F#
5 19 (13.77%) JavaScript
6 17 (12.32%) C#
6 17 (12.32%) Shell Script
7 13 (9.42%) C
8 8 (5.80%) Python
9 7 (5.07%) Java 8
10 6 (4.35%) Scala
10 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.90%) Perl
11 4 (2.90%) VBA
12 3 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.45%) VB
14 1 (0.72%) C++
14 1 (0.72%) Ruby
14 1 (0.72%) VB6
14 1 (0.72%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 48 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 35 (25.36%) SC Cleared
3 30 (21.74%) ISEB
3 30 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 26 (18.84%) ISEB Practitioner
5 12 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 9 (6.52%) Degree
7 4 (2.90%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.72%) MCP
10 1 (0.72%) MCPD
10 1 (0.72%) MCTS
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.45%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (21.01%) vSphere
2 19 (13.77%) Active Directory
3 18 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.72%) Docker
6 1 (0.72%) HDFS
6 1 (0.72%) NFS
6 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (18.84%) HP ALM
2 19 (13.77%) Data Guard
3 18 (13.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (5.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 7 (5.07%) vRealize
6 6 (4.35%) SCCM
6 6 (4.35%) SCOM
7 5 (3.62%) Ansible
7 5 (3.62%) Control-M
7 5 (3.62%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (3.62%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (1.45%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.72%) Oozie
10 1 (0.72%) Puppet
10 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (37.68%) Microsoft
3 37 (26.81%) VMware
4 34 (24.64%) Red Hat
5 29 (21.01%) Software AG
5 29 (21.01%) webMethods
6 27 (19.57%) HP
7 9 (6.52%) Fujitsu
7 9 (6.52%) NetApp
8 7 (5.07%) IBM
9 5 (3.62%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (3.62%) F5
9 5 (3.62%) Solace
10 4 (2.90%) Cisco
10 4 (2.90%) LogRhythm
10 4 (2.90%) Lumension
11 2 (1.45%) Citrix
11 2 (1.45%) Cognos
11 2 (1.45%) Roku
11 2 (1.45%) SAP