Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 592 557
Rank change year-on-year -105 -35 -82
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 185 248 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 1.21% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 140 222
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £153 £313
90th Percentile £575 £526 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £356
% change year-on-year +2.50% +12.28% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 22,611 20,527 23,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.44% 22.54% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,752 13,737 15,728
UK median daily rate £474 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.23% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £278
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 250 383
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +5.26% +4.34%
10th Percentile £14.00 £9.25 £12.04
90th Percentile £53.50 £50.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £29.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year +13.45% +4.39% +10.34%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -90 165 £425 +5.59% 14
UK excluding London -92 111 £410 +2.50% 12
London -49 68 £525 +12.30% 2
South East -19 59 £410 -8.89% 2
Midlands -39 18 £343 +117.46% 1
East Midlands -19 17 £343 +128.33% 1
Scotland -33 13 £350 +3.70%
East of England -11 8 £450 +12.50% 2
North of England -17 8 £413 +11.86% 6
Yorkshire -11 6 £413 +3.13% 1
South West -13 4 £350 -15.15% 1
North East - 2 - -
Wales -17 1 £405 +35.00%
West Midlands -26 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Oracle
1 185 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 156 (84.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 108 (58.38%) SQL
4 88 (47.57%) PL/SQL
5 77 (41.62%) Java
6 71 (38.38%) Windows
7 69 (37.30%) Web Services
8 63 (34.05%) Security Cleared
9 60 (32.43%) Linux
10 57 (30.81%) SQL Server
10 57 (30.81%) Microsoft
11 55 (29.73%) XML
12 50 (27.03%) Windows Server
13 43 (23.24%) Oracle Database 12c
13 43 (23.24%) Unix
14 42 (22.70%) .NET
14 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (20.54%) J2EE
16 37 (20.00%) VMware
17 36 (19.46%) Scrum
18 35 (18.92%) Red Hat
18 35 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (17.84%) SQL Server 2012
20 32 (17.30%) SoapUI
20 32 (17.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 32 (17.30%) Test Automation
20 32 (17.30%) SC Cleared
21 31 (16.76%) DV Cleared
21 31 (16.76%) Oracle APEX

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 21 (11.35%) WebSphere
2 19 (10.27%) WebLogic
3 17 (9.19%) WebSphere Portal
4 15 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (4.86%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.24%) Confluence
8 3 (1.62%) Apache
8 3 (1.62%) JBoss
9 2 (1.08%) CMS
9 2 (1.08%) Jetty
9 2 (1.08%) OpenCms
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.54%) IIS
10 1 (0.54%) JOnAS
Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (11.89%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (9.73%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (9.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle Assets
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle iProcurement
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (5.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 6 (3.24%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (2.16%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (1.08%) Demantra
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.54%) Retail-J
9 1 (0.54%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.08%) BrowserStack
2 2 (1.08%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.05%) PuTTY
1 26 (14.05%) WinSCP
2 12 (6.49%) Internet
3 5 (2.70%) BIG-IP
4 4 (2.16%) SAN
5 3 (1.62%) DNS
6 2 (1.08%) Broadband
6 2 (1.08%) Firewall
6 2 (1.08%) HTTP
6 2 (1.08%) SMS
7 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 156 (84.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 57 (30.81%) SQL Server
4 43 (23.24%) Oracle Database 12c
5 33 (17.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (16.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 29 (15.68%) GIS
8 28 (15.14%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (8.65%) Relational Database
10 15 (8.11%) Oracle9i Database
11 14 (7.57%) Oracle Discoverer
12 11 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (5.41%) RDBMS
14 9 (4.86%) MongoDB
15 7 (3.78%) DB2
16 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (2.70%) KDB
18 4 (2.16%) MySQL
18 4 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
18 4 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (17.30%) SoapUI
2 31 (16.76%) Oracle APEX
3 30 (16.22%) Eclipse
4 29 (15.68%) Selenium
5 28 (15.14%) Ant
6 26 (14.05%) TestNG
7 25 (13.51%) HP UFT
7 25 (13.51%) SpecFlow
8 20 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (8.65%) LoadRunner
10 13 (7.03%) Git (software)
10 13 (7.03%) Maven
11 12 (6.49%) JIRA
12 9 (4.86%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (4.86%) Subversion
13 8 (4.32%) Jenkins
14 6 (3.24%) Toad
14 6 (3.24%) Visual Studio
15 5 (2.70%) Cucumber
16 3 (1.62%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (16.76%) Finance
2 16 (8.65%) Billing
3 10 (5.41%) Banking
4 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.16%) Front Office
7 3 (1.62%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.62%) Military
7 3 (1.62%) Retail
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (28.65%) Developer
2 30 (16.22%) DBA
3 28 (15.14%) Analyst
3 28 (15.14%) Oracle DBA
4 23 (12.43%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.43%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (8.65%) Development Engineer
5 16 (8.65%) Integration Engineer
5 16 (8.65%) Oracle Analyst
5 16 (8.65%) Software Development Engineer
5 16 (8.65%) Software Integration Engineer
6 14 (7.57%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 14 (7.57%) Support Analyst
7 13 (7.03%) Test Engineer
8 12 (6.49%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.95%) Designer
9 11 (5.95%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 11 (5.95%) Technical Specialist
9 11 (5.95%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (37.30%) Web Services
2 55 (29.73%) XML
3 42 (22.70%) .NET
4 38 (20.54%) J2EE
5 30 (16.22%) JSF
6 19 (10.27%) Hibernate
6 19 (10.27%) Spring
7 13 (7.03%) REST
8 12 (6.49%) HTML
9 10 (5.41%) SOAP
10 9 (4.86%) JPA
10 9 (4.86%) WCF
11 8 (4.32%) EJB
11 8 (4.32%) JMS
11 8 (4.32%) Oracle ADF
11 8 (4.32%) WPF
12 7 (3.78%) CSS
12 7 (3.78%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (3.78%) Spring Boot
12 7 (3.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) User Experience
2 8 (4.32%) Clustering
3 7 (3.78%) Equities
4 6 (3.24%) Credit Derivative
5 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.70%) Derivative
5 5 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (2.70%) Replication
6 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.62%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.62%) PKI
8 2 (1.08%) PMI
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Fintech
9 1 (0.54%) FMCG
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (38.38%) Windows
2 60 (32.43%) Linux
3 50 (27.03%) Windows Server
4 43 (23.24%) Unix
5 32 (17.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (15.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.78%) Solaris
8 6 (3.24%) AIX
8 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.16%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.62%) HPUX
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.54%) CentOS
12 1 (0.54%) SUSE
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (19.46%) Scrum
3 32 (17.30%) Test Automation
4 31 (16.76%) Quality Management
5 30 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 30 (16.22%) Software Architecture
5 30 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 30 (16.22%) Web Application Development
6 29 (15.68%) DevOps
7 28 (15.14%) Migration
7 28 (15.14%) System Integration Testing
8 27 (14.59%) API Testing
8 27 (14.59%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (12.43%) Data Migration
10 20 (10.81%) Kanban
11 17 (9.19%) CRM
12 16 (8.65%) Defect Tracking
12 16 (8.65%) Image Processing
12 16 (8.65%) Performance Testing
12 16 (8.65%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (58.38%) SQL
2 88 (47.57%) PL/SQL
3 77 (41.62%) Java
4 27 (14.59%) C
5 25 (13.51%) F#
5 25 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 24 (12.97%) Shell Script
7 19 (10.27%) C#
8 15 (8.11%) Python
9 8 (4.32%) Java 8
10 5 (2.70%) Scala
10 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.16%) Perl
11 4 (2.16%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.16%) VBA
12 3 (1.62%) Korn
12 3 (1.62%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.54%) VB6
13 1 (0.54%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 63 (34.05%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.30%) SC Cleared
3 31 (16.76%) DV Cleared
4 26 (14.05%) ISEB
4 26 (14.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (12.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 17 (9.19%) Degree
7 4 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.08%) OCP
9 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.54%) MCP
10 1 (0.54%) MCPD
10 1 (0.54%) MCTS
10 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.08%) PMO
2 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 29 (15.68%) vSphere
2 19 (10.27%) Active Directory
3 18 (9.73%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.54%) RHEV
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (14.05%) HP ALM
2 20 (10.81%) Data Guard
3 19 (10.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (3.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (3.24%) vRealize
5 5 (2.70%) Ansible
5 5 (2.70%) Control-M
5 5 (2.70%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.62%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (1.62%) SCCM
7 3 (1.62%) SCOM
7 3 (1.62%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 185 (100.00%) Oracle
2 57 (30.81%) Microsoft
3 37 (20.00%) VMware
4 35 (18.92%) Red Hat
5 28 (15.14%) Software AG
5 28 (15.14%) webMethods
6 26 (14.05%) HP
7 16 (8.65%) Fujitsu
8 8 (4.32%) NetApp
9 7 (3.78%) IBM
10 6 (3.24%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.70%) F5
11 5 (2.70%) Solace
12 3 (1.62%) Cisco
12 3 (1.62%) Google
12 3 (1.62%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.62%) Lumension
12 3 (1.62%) SAP
13 2 (1.08%) Cognos
13 2 (1.08%) New Relic