Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 642 551
Rank change year-on-year -108 -91 -55
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 146 220 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 1.03% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 124 256
UK median daily rate £413 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -1.64%
10th Percentile £313 £278 £306
90th Percentile £575 £537 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -1.41%
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 23,429 21,365 24,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.69% 22.45% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,343 14,197 16,256
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £638 £619 £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 244 268 377
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.84% +8.77% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.08 £11.17 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.00 £30.10
% change year-on-year +5.47% +6.30% +20.41%

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 July 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 23 July 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 -102 131 £415 +0.91% 11
UK excluding London -99 95 £390 -2.50% 8
South East -8 52 £385 -14.39% 3
London -41 48 £550 +17.65% 4
Midlands -31 13 £350 -4.76%
East Midlands -7 12 £350 -4.76%
Scotland -35 12 £350 +3.70% 1
North of England -14 10 £413 +17.86% 2
Yorkshire -18 7 £413 +17.86%
East of England -18 6 £425 +6.25%
South West -21 2 - - 2
North East - 2 - -
West Midlands -29 1 - -
North West -32 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Oracle
1 146 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 112 (76.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 70 (47.95%) SQL
4 66 (45.21%) Windows
5 62 (42.47%) SQL Server
6 61 (41.78%) Java
7 59 (40.41%) PL/SQL
7 59 (40.41%) Web Services
8 58 (39.73%) Linux
8 58 (39.73%) Microsoft
9 52 (35.62%) Security Cleared
10 46 (31.51%) .NET
11 45 (30.82%) Windows Server
12 39 (26.71%) VMware
13 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (24.66%) Unix
13 36 (24.66%) Red Hat
13 36 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (22.60%) Test Automation
14 33 (22.60%) SC Cleared
14 33 (22.60%) Oracle APEX
14 33 (22.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (22.60%) SoapUI
15 32 (21.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 31 (21.23%) DevOps
16 31 (21.23%) Scrum
17 30 (20.55%) webMethods
17 30 (20.55%) ISEB
17 30 (20.55%) Software AG

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 (10.27%) WebSphere
2 11 (7.53%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.53%) WebSphere Portal
3 10 (6.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.42%) Confluence
6 3 (2.05%) Apache
6 3 (2.05%) IIS
6 3 (2.05%) JBoss
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.37%) CMS
7 2 (1.37%) Jetty
7 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.37%) OpenCms
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.37%) 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 36 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.37%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.37%) GitHub
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.49%) PuTTY
1 27 (18.49%) WinSCP
2 5 (3.42%) BIG-IP
2 5 (3.42%) DNS
3 4 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (1.37%) Broadband
4 2 (1.37%) Firewall
4 2 (1.37%) HTTP
4 2 (1.37%) LAN
4 2 (1.37%) SMS
5 1 (0.68%) DHCP
5 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.68%) NAS
5 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 112 (76.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 62 (42.47%) SQL Server
4 33 (22.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (20.55%) Oracle Database 12c
5 30 (20.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (11.64%) GIS
7 15 (10.27%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
10 10 (6.85%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (5.48%) DB2
11 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
11 8 (5.48%) RDBMS
11 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.42%) KDB
13 3 (2.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.05%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (1.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Oracle APEX
1 33 (22.60%) SoapUI
2 30 (20.55%) Eclipse
2 30 (20.55%) Selenium
3 27 (18.49%) Ant
3 27 (18.49%) HP UFT
3 27 (18.49%) SpecFlow
4 25 (17.12%) TestNG
5 24 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (12.33%) LoadRunner
7 11 (7.53%) Git (software)
7 11 (7.53%) JIRA
8 10 (6.85%) Maven
9 9 (6.16%) Jenkins
10 8 (5.48%) Subversion
10 8 (5.48%) Toad
11 7 (4.79%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
12 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
13 3 (2.05%) Hudson
General
1 15 (10.27%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Front Office
4 4 (2.74%) Military
5 3 (2.05%) Billing
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.37%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (23.97%) Developer
2 30 (20.55%) DBA
3 28 (19.18%) Oracle DBA
4 17 (11.64%) Analyst
5 15 (10.27%) Test Analyst
6 14 (9.59%) Java Developer
7 13 (8.90%) Integration Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (8.22%) Test Engineer
9 11 (7.53%) Architect
9 11 (7.53%) Development Engineer
9 11 (7.53%) Software Development Engineer
9 11 (7.53%) Software Integration Engineer
10 10 (6.85%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (6.85%) Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (6.16%) Designer
11 9 (6.16%) Technical Specialist
11 9 (6.16%) Tester
12 8 (5.48%) Automation Tester
12 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (40.41%) Web Services
2 46 (31.51%) .NET
3 26 (17.81%) J2EE
3 26 (17.81%) XML
4 20 (13.70%) JSF
5 14 (9.59%) Hibernate
5 14 (9.59%) Spring
6 12 (8.22%) HTML
7 10 (6.85%) REST
8 8 (5.48%) WCF
8 8 (5.48%) WPF
9 7 (4.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 7 (4.79%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (4.11%) JSON
10 6 (4.11%) SOAP
11 5 (3.42%) CSS
11 5 (3.42%) EJB
11 5 (3.42%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (3.42%) Oracle ADF
11 5 (3.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Clustering
2 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.11%) PKI
3 5 (3.42%) Derivative
3 5 (3.42%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.42%) Replication
4 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Equities
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.68%) PMI
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (45.21%) Windows
2 58 (39.73%) Linux
3 45 (30.82%) Windows Server
4 36 (24.66%) Unix
5 32 (21.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (10.27%) Solaris
8 11 (7.53%) AIX
9 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.05%) SUSE
12 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.37%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.68%) CentOS
13 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.60%) Test Automation
3 31 (21.23%) DevOps
3 31 (21.23%) Scrum
4 30 (20.55%) System Integration Testing
5 28 (19.18%) API Testing
6 21 (14.38%) Migration
7 19 (13.01%) Quality Management
8 18 (12.33%) Defect Tracking
8 18 (12.33%) Kanban
8 18 (12.33%) Performance Testing
8 18 (12.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 18 (12.33%) Software Architecture
8 18 (12.33%) Software Engineering
8 18 (12.33%) Test Strategy
8 18 (12.33%) Web Application Development
9 17 (11.64%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (10.27%) CRM
10 15 (10.27%) Data Migration
11 13 (8.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 70 (47.95%) SQL
2 61 (41.78%) Java
3 59 (40.41%) PL/SQL
4 27 (18.49%) F#
5 20 (13.70%) C#
5 20 (13.70%) Shell Script
6 19 (13.01%) C
6 19 (13.01%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.85%) Python
8 6 (4.11%) Scala
8 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.42%) Java 8
10 4 (2.74%) Perl
10 4 (2.74%) VBA
11 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.37%) Korn
12 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 2 (1.37%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (35.62%) Security Cleared
2 33 (22.60%) SC Cleared
3 30 (20.55%) ISEB
3 30 (20.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 26 (17.81%) ISEB Practitioner
5 19 (13.01%) DV Cleared
6 12 (8.22%) Degree
7 4 (2.74%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.68%) MCP
10 1 (0.68%) MCPD
10 1 (0.68%) MCTS
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (20.55%) vSphere
2 17 (11.64%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.27%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.68%) Docker
7 1 (0.68%) HDFS
7 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
7 1 (0.68%) RHEV
7 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 27 (18.49%) HP ALM
2 22 (15.07%) Data Guard
3 19 (13.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (5.48%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 7 (4.79%) vRealize
6 6 (4.11%) SCCM
6 6 (4.11%) SCOM
7 5 (3.42%) Ansible
7 5 (3.42%) Control-M
7 5 (3.42%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (3.42%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) Oozie
10 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 146 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (39.73%) Microsoft
3 39 (26.71%) VMware
4 36 (24.66%) Red Hat
5 30 (20.55%) Software AG
5 30 (20.55%) webMethods
6 28 (19.18%) HP
7 12 (8.22%) Fujitsu
8 9 (6.16%) NetApp
9 7 (4.79%) IBM
10 5 (3.42%) F5
10 5 (3.42%) Solace
11 4 (2.74%) Cisco
11 4 (2.74%) LogRhythm
11 4 (2.74%) Lumension
11 4 (2.74%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.37%) Citrix
12 2 (1.37%) Cognos
12 2 (1.37%) Google
12 2 (1.37%) SAP