Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 798 692 563
Rank change year-on-year -106 -129 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 76 200 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.89% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 133 172
UK median daily rate £425 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £187
90th Percentile £525 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +37.93%

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 21,588 22,466 21,052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.36% 22.00% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,905 15,574 14,134
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +7.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 248 275
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.27 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.77% +33.09% +6.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.12 £9.82
90th Percentile £56.50 £55.53 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +60.00% +2.04%

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 -86 65 £425 -2.63%
UK excluding London -67 52 £415 +3.75% 2
South East -38 25 £325 -23.53%
London -4 22 £425 -16.67%
Scotland +3 10 £400 +6.67% 1
Midlands -5 9 £488 +21.88%
East Midlands +14 7 £488 +42.34%
East of England +2 4 £300 -21.05%
North of England -13 3 £525 +31.25%
North West +7 2 £663 -
West Midlands -20 2 - -
Yorkshire +5 1 £400 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 76 (100.00%) Oracle
1 76 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 52 (68.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 49 (64.47%) SQL
4 44 (57.89%) PL/SQL
5 26 (34.21%) Relational Database
6 25 (32.89%) RDBMS
7 23 (30.26%) Unix
8 21 (27.63%) Oracle Forms
8 21 (27.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (26.32%) Shell Script
10 19 (25.00%) Java
11 18 (23.68%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (22.37%) Linux
13 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
13 15 (19.74%) Windows
14 14 (18.42%) DB2
14 14 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (17.11%) Web Services
16 12 (15.79%) ETL
16 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (15.79%) Spring
17 10 (13.16%) Banking
17 10 (13.16%) XML
18 9 (11.84%) J2EE
18 9 (11.84%) Solaris

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 4 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) SAS
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.32%) DELMIA
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 52 (68.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (34.21%) Relational Database
4 25 (32.89%) RDBMS
5 21 (27.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 18 (23.68%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
8 14 (18.42%) DB2
9 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (9.21%) PowerCenter
11 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (7.89%) DB2 UDB
13 5 (6.58%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (3.95%) OLAP
14 3 (3.95%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (3.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (11.84%) Hudson
3 7 (9.21%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.89%) ProC
4 6 (7.89%) Toad
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (3.95%) Subversion
7 2 (2.63%) JIRA
7 2 (2.63%) MagicDraw
8 1 (1.32%) ERwin
8 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.16%) Banking
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 10 (13.16%) DBA
6 9 (11.84%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (7.89%) ETL Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Informatica Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.26%) Report Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Administrator
11 3 (3.95%) Java Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Web Services
2 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
2 12 (15.79%) Spring
3 10 (13.16%) XML
4 9 (11.84%) J2EE
5 7 (9.21%) JSF
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (5.26%) HTML
7 4 (5.26%) JSP
7 4 (5.26%) Struts
7 4 (5.26%) XSL
7 4 (5.26%) XSLT
8 3 (3.95%) .NET
8 3 (3.95%) Ajax
8 3 (3.95%) CSS
8 3 (3.95%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (3.95%) Java EE
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Clustering
1 4 (5.26%) Replication
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.63%) CMDB
3 2 (2.63%) Fintech
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Licensing
4 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Unix
2 17 (22.37%) Linux
3 15 (19.74%) Windows
4 9 (11.84%) Solaris
5 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.26%) AIX
7 3 (3.95%) HPUX
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (15.79%) ETL
4 9 (11.84%) Validation
5 7 (9.21%) Multithreaded Programming
5 7 (9.21%) Multithreading
5 7 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (9.21%) SDLC
5 7 (9.21%) TDD
6 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.89%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.89%) Migration
6 6 (7.89%) Project Management
7 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.58%) Change Management
7 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.58%) High Availability
8 4 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 44 (57.89%) PL/SQL
3 20 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 19 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.95%) C#
7 3 (3.95%) COBOL
8 2 (2.63%) C
8 2 (2.63%) Java 8
9 1 (1.32%) Korn
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
1 6 (7.89%) Master's Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) OCP
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) GDPR
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.32%) KVM
2 1 (1.32%) RHEV
2 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.58%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.63%) Ansible
3 2 (2.63%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.32%) FlexNet
4 1 (1.32%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Informatica
2 7 (9.21%) Teradata
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Netezza
4 4 (5.26%) Retek
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) NetApp
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Serena
5 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.32%) BMC
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.32%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.32%) Veritas
6 1 (1.32%) VMware