Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 723 596 551
Rank change year-on-year -127 -45 -71
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 147 250 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 1.21% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 141 232
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £324 £213 £305
90th Percentile £575 £525 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%
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 22,609 20,683 23,472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.55% 22.59% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,735 13,757 15,820
UK median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £635 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 272 383
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +9.62%
10th Percentile £13.81 £10.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.15 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.67% - +16.91%

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 23 June 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 13 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 23 June 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 -122 134 £435 +6.10% 20
UK excluding London -125 93 £400 - 11
South East -35 52 £410 -8.89% 4
London -66 50 £550 +27.83% 12
Midlands -48 13 £350 +62.04%
East Midlands -24 12 £350 +112.12%
North of England -30 9 £413 +11.86% 1
Scotland -45 9 £350 +3.70% 2
East of England -14 7 £438 +9.38% 2
Yorkshire -15 7 £413 +17.86%
South West -13 3 £350 -15.15% 1
North East - 2 - -
West Midlands -26 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Oracle
1 147 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 119 (80.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 77 (52.38%) SQL
4 69 (46.94%) PL/SQL
5 65 (44.22%) Windows
6 63 (42.86%) Java
7 61 (41.50%) Web Services
8 56 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 56 (38.10%) Linux
9 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
10 52 (35.37%) Security Cleared
11 45 (30.61%) Windows Server
12 43 (29.25%) .NET
13 38 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (25.17%) VMware
15 36 (24.49%) Unix
16 35 (23.81%) Red Hat
16 35 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
16 35 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 33 (22.45%) XML
17 33 (22.45%) Scrum
18 32 (21.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 32 (21.77%) Test Automation
18 32 (21.77%) SoapUI
19 31 (21.09%) Oracle APEX
19 31 (21.09%) J2EE
20 30 (20.41%) Eclipse
20 30 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
20 30 (20.41%) DevOps

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 15 (10.20%) WebLogic
1 15 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 13 (8.84%) WebSphere Portal
3 12 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (6.80%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.08%) Confluence
7 3 (2.04%) Apache
7 3 (2.04%) IIS
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.36%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.36%) CMS
8 2 (1.36%) JBoss
8 2 (1.36%) Jetty
8 2 (1.36%) OpenCms
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (12.24%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.68%) Demantra
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.36%) BrowserStack
2 2 (1.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.69%) PuTTY
1 26 (17.69%) WinSCP
2 5 (3.40%) BIG-IP
2 5 (3.40%) SAN
3 4 (2.72%) DNS
4 2 (1.36%) Broadband
4 2 (1.36%) Firewall
4 2 (1.36%) SMS
5 1 (0.68%) DHCP
5 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) NAS
5 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 119 (80.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 56 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 35 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
5 30 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (19.73%) SQL Server 2016
7 22 (14.97%) GIS
8 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (8.84%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (8.16%) Relational Database
10 9 (6.12%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
11 8 (5.44%) RDBMS
12 7 (4.76%) DB2
13 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (3.40%) KDB
15 4 (2.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 4 (2.72%) Oracle BI EE
16 3 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (21.77%) SoapUI
2 31 (21.09%) Oracle APEX
3 30 (20.41%) Eclipse
4 29 (19.73%) Selenium
5 28 (19.05%) Ant
6 26 (17.69%) TestNG
7 25 (17.01%) HP UFT
7 25 (17.01%) SpecFlow
8 22 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (10.88%) LoadRunner
10 13 (8.84%) Git (software)
11 12 (8.16%) JIRA
11 12 (8.16%) Maven
12 9 (6.12%) Jenkins
12 9 (6.12%) Subversion
13 7 (4.76%) Toad
13 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
14 6 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (3.40%) Cucumber
16 3 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (11.56%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.72%) Front Office
5 3 (2.04%) Billing
5 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.04%) Military
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (26.53%) Developer
2 26 (17.69%) DBA
3 24 (16.33%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (12.24%) Java Developer
5 15 (10.20%) Analyst
5 15 (10.20%) Oracle Developer
6 13 (8.84%) Development Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Integration Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Software Development Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Software Integration Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Test Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Architect
8 10 (6.80%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (6.80%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (6.12%) Automation Test Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) Designer
9 9 (6.12%) DV Cleared Java Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (41.50%) Web Services
2 43 (29.25%) .NET
3 33 (22.45%) XML
4 31 (21.09%) J2EE
5 22 (14.97%) JSF
6 16 (10.88%) Hibernate
7 15 (10.20%) Spring
8 12 (8.16%) REST
9 10 (6.80%) HTML
10 8 (5.44%) SOAP
10 8 (5.44%) WCF
10 8 (5.44%) WPF
11 7 (4.76%) EJB
11 7 (4.76%) JMS
11 7 (4.76%) JPA
11 7 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (4.76%) Spring Boot
11 7 (4.76%) XSLT
12 6 (4.08%) JSON
12 6 (4.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Clustering
2 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.40%) Derivative
2 5 (3.40%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (3.40%) Replication
3 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.04%) Equities
4 3 (2.04%) PKI
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (1.36%) PMI
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Fintech
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (44.22%) Windows
2 56 (38.10%) Linux
3 45 (30.61%) Windows Server
4 36 (24.49%) Unix
5 32 (21.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.44%) Solaris
8 7 (4.76%) AIX
9 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.36%) SUSE
10 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.36%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) CentOS
11 1 (0.68%) HPUX
11 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.45%) Scrum
3 32 (21.77%) Test Automation
4 30 (20.41%) DevOps
5 28 (19.05%) System Integration Testing
6 27 (18.37%) API Testing
7 24 (16.33%) Migration
7 24 (16.33%) Quality Management
8 23 (15.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 23 (15.65%) Software Architecture
8 23 (15.65%) Software Engineering
8 23 (15.65%) Web Application Development
9 20 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (12.93%) Kanban
11 18 (12.24%) Data Migration
12 16 (10.88%) Defect Tracking
12 16 (10.88%) Performance Testing
12 16 (10.88%) Test Strategy
13 15 (10.20%) CRM
14 13 (8.84%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (52.38%) SQL
2 69 (46.94%) PL/SQL
3 63 (42.86%) Java
4 25 (17.01%) F#
5 22 (14.97%) C
6 21 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 20 (13.61%) JavaScript
8 18 (12.24%) C#
9 13 (8.84%) Python
10 7 (4.76%) Java 8
11 6 (4.08%) Scala
11 6 (4.08%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.40%) Perl
13 4 (2.72%) VBA
14 3 (2.04%) Korn
14 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.04%) Ruby
14 3 (2.04%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.36%) VB
16 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.73%) SC Cleared
3 27 (18.37%) ISEB
3 27 (18.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (16.33%) DV Cleared
4 24 (16.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 13 (8.84%) Degree
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (2.04%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.68%) MCP
9 1 (0.68%) MCPD
9 1 (0.68%) MCTS
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.68%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.36%) PMO
1 2 (1.36%) QA
1 2 (1.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (19.73%) vSphere
2 16 (10.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.88%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.68%) Docker
6 1 (0.68%) HDFS
6 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.68%) NFS
6 1 (0.68%) RHEV
6 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (17.69%) HP ALM
2 20 (13.61%) Data Guard
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (4.76%) vRealize
5 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 5 (3.40%) Ansible
6 5 (3.40%) Control-M
6 5 (3.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (2.04%) SCCM
7 3 (2.04%) SCOM
7 3 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Oozie
9 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 147 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
3 37 (25.17%) VMware
4 35 (23.81%) Red Hat
5 28 (19.05%) Software AG
5 28 (19.05%) webMethods
6 27 (18.37%) HP
7 13 (8.84%) Fujitsu
8 8 (5.44%) NetApp
9 5 (3.40%) F5
9 5 (3.40%) IBM
9 5 (3.40%) Solace
9 5 (3.40%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.04%) Cisco
10 3 (2.04%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.04%) Lumension
10 3 (2.04%) SAP
11 2 (1.36%) Cognos
11 2 (1.36%) Google
11 2 (1.36%) New Relic