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 3 months to 27 May 2017 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
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 462 416
Rank change year-on-year -38 -46  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 93 194 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 1.64% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 121 131
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £512 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year - +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Oracle Database 10g is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10357 11807 12575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.74% 21.64% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6820 8008 8209
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 186 166
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +41.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £45.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +16.92% +41.30%  

Oracle Database 10g
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle Database 10g as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 May 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 27 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -50 74 £400 -0.12% 9
South East +9 17 £450 +38.46% 1
Hampshire +23 16 £438 +2.94%
South West +7 16 £400 +14.28%
London -14 14 £390 -15.67% 5
Wales - 10 £300 -
Scotland +52 9 £338 -6.89% 1
East of England +12 9 £293 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £313 -
South Wales - 8 £300 -
Edinburgh +24 7 £250 -37.50%
North West +16 7 £369 -
Andover +6 7 £348 -18.23%
East Midlands -18 7 £421 -0.88% 2
Newport - 6 £300 -
Bristol +5 5 £386 -
Nottingham -9 5 £421 -0.88%
Nottinghamshire -12 5 £421 -0.88%
Cheshire +32 4 £350 -17.64%
West Midlands -2 3 - -
City of London -15 3 £375 -25.00%
Dunstable - 3 £235 -
Luton - 3 £375 -
Chester - 3 £350 -
Manchester +7 2 - -
Wiltshire +6 2 £388 -5.93%
Solihull -3 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £300 -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Database 10g.

1 248 (100.00%) Oracle
1 248 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 200 (80.65%) SQL
3 163 (65.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 123 (49.60%) PL/SQL
5 108 (43.55%) Linux
6 84 (33.87%) Unix
7 81 (32.66%) Java
8 75 (30.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 73 (29.44%) Windows
10 71 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (27.42%) Web Services
12 67 (27.02%) Finance
13 66 (26.61%) XML
13 66 (26.61%) SQL Server
14 62 (25.00%) Relational Database
15 58 (23.39%) WebLogic
15 58 (23.39%) Oracle Reports
16 56 (22.58%) Security Cleared
17 52 (20.97%) Oracle9i Database
18 50 (20.16%) Oracle APEX
18 50 (20.16%) SQL Server 2005
19 49 (19.76%) Business Intelligence
20 48 (19.35%) SC Cleared
20 48 (19.35%) TeamCity
21 47 (18.95%) SDLC
22 44 (17.74%) Windows Server
23 43 (17.34%) Red Hat
23 43 (17.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 41 (16.53%) Oracle RAC

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 58 (23.39%) WebLogic
2 28 (11.29%) IIS
3 25 (10.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 15 (6.05%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.84%) Confluence
7 8 (3.23%) JBoss
7 8 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (2.82%) GeoServer
9 6 (2.42%) Apache
9 6 (2.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (2.42%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.81%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (10.89%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (10.08%) Oracle 11i
3 18 (7.26%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (4.03%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (2.82%) Demantra
6 7 (2.82%) SnowdropKCS
7 5 (2.02%) Siebel CRM
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.81%) SunGard GMI
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.69%) PuTTY
2 28 (11.29%) WinSCP
3 16 (6.45%) Firewall
4 9 (3.63%) HTTP
4 9 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.42%) Kerberos
6 5 (2.02%) LDAP
7 2 (0.81%) SAN
8 1 (0.40%) DNS
8 1 (0.40%) FTP
8 1 (0.40%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 163 (65.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 75 (30.24%) Oracle Database 12c
4 66 (26.61%) SQL Server
5 62 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 58 (23.39%) Oracle Reports
7 52 (20.97%) Oracle9i Database
8 50 (20.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (15.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (14.11%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (8.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 19 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (7.26%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (7.26%) Oracle BI EE
16 17 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (4.84%) Oracle OWB
18 10 (4.03%) RDBMS
19 9 (3.63%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 50 (20.16%) Oracle APEX
2 48 (19.35%) TeamCity
3 33 (13.31%) Oracle Forms
4 29 (11.69%) Toad
5 28 (11.29%) HP UFT
5 28 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (8.47%) Jenkins
6 21 (8.47%) Subversion
7 20 (8.06%) Selenium
7 20 (8.06%) SpecFlow
8 18 (7.26%) Git (software)
9 17 (6.85%) Ant
9 17 (6.85%) JIRA
10 16 (6.45%) Eclipse
11 14 (5.65%) Maven
11 14 (5.65%) TestNG
12 13 (5.24%) SoapUI
13 10 (4.03%) LoadRunner
14 4 (1.61%) CA Gen
14 4 (1.61%) JDeveloper
General
1 67 (27.02%) Finance
2 19 (7.66%) Manufacturing
3 17 (6.85%) Banking
4 14 (5.65%) Retail
5 13 (5.24%) Publishing
6 12 (4.84%) Back Office
7 9 (3.63%) Front Office
8 4 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.61%) Law
9 3 (1.21%) Electronics
9 3 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.81%) Local Government
11 1 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (31.45%) Developer
2 62 (25.00%) Analyst
3 53 (21.37%) DBA
4 49 (19.76%) Oracle DBA
5 44 (17.74%) Oracle Developer
6 33 (13.31%) Oracle Analyst
7 32 (12.90%) Applications Support
8 31 (12.50%) Support Analyst
9 29 (11.69%) SQL Analyst
10 26 (10.48%) Java Developer
11 24 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
12 18 (7.26%) Tester
13 17 (6.85%) Insurance Systems Analyst
13 17 (6.85%) Systems Analyst
14 15 (6.05%) Consultant
14 15 (6.05%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 15 (6.05%) SQL Developer
15 14 (5.65%) PL/SQL Developer
16 13 (5.24%) SQL Support Analyst
17 10 (4.03%) Pensions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (27.42%) Web Services
2 66 (26.61%) XML
3 38 (15.32%) .NET
4 35 (14.11%) Spring
5 34 (13.71%) Hibernate
6 26 (10.48%) XSLT
7 24 (9.68%) HTML
7 24 (9.68%) REST
8 22 (8.87%) EJB
9 21 (8.47%) JMS
9 21 (8.47%) SOAP
10 19 (7.66%) Middleware
11 18 (7.26%) JPA
11 18 (7.26%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (6.85%) EJB 3.0
13 15 (6.05%) J2EE
13 15 (6.05%) jQuery
14 14 (5.65%) CSS
14 14 (5.65%) Oracle ADF
14 14 (5.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.02%) Clustering
2 5 (2.02%) HACMP
3 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.21%) Replication
4 3 (1.21%) User Experience
5 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.81%) Equities
6 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 108 (43.55%) Linux
2 84 (33.87%) Unix
3 73 (29.44%) Windows
4 44 (17.74%) Windows Server
5 43 (17.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (6.45%) HPUX
10 14 (5.65%) AIX
11 12 (4.84%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (4.44%) Windows 7
13 10 (4.03%) Solaris
14 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.76%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (18.95%) SDLC
4 39 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (13.71%) Scrum
6 32 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (12.50%) OO
7 31 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 28 (11.29%) Business Analysis
9 25 (10.08%) SOA
10 24 (9.68%) Data Analysis
11 23 (9.27%) Defect Tracking
11 23 (9.27%) ETL
11 23 (9.27%) Integration Testing
11 23 (9.27%) Test Scripting
12 22 (8.87%) BDD
12 22 (8.87%) DevOps
12 22 (8.87%) System Integration Testing
12 22 (8.87%) Test Strategy
13 18 (7.26%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 200 (80.65%) SQL
2 123 (49.60%) PL/SQL
3 81 (32.66%) Java
4 41 (16.53%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.92%) Shell Script
6 28 (11.29%) F#
7 22 (8.87%) VBScript
8 19 (7.66%) Python
9 18 (7.26%) PowerShell
9 18 (7.26%) T-SQL
10 12 (4.84%) C#
11 9 (3.63%) Perl
12 8 (3.23%) VB
13 3 (1.21%) C
13 3 (1.21%) Korn
14 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.40%) C++
15 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 56 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 48 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.87%) Degree
4 15 (6.05%) ISEB
4 15 (6.05%) ISEB Practitioner
4 15 (6.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.61%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.21%) OCP
8 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.81%) HNC
8 2 (0.81%) HND
8 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.81%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.81%) MCSE
8 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.40%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.03%) QA
1 10 (4.03%) SLA
2 7 (2.82%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 41 (16.53%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (8.47%) vSphere
3 15 (6.05%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.42%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (10.48%) Oracle RMAN
1 26 (10.48%) vRealize
2 23 (9.27%) Data Guard
3 16 (6.45%) Control-M
4 14 (5.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 14 (5.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (2.82%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (2.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) OpenView
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 248 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (17.34%) Red Hat
3 34 (13.71%) VMware
4 33 (13.31%) Microsoft
5 30 (12.10%) HP
6 13 (5.24%) BEA
7 12 (4.84%) Informatica
8 9 (3.63%) IBM
9 6 (2.42%) Remedy
10 5 (2.02%) Siebel
10 5 (2.02%) Teradata
11 4 (1.61%) Pega
11 4 (1.61%) webMethods
12 3 (1.21%) SAP
13 2 (0.81%) NetApp
13 2 (0.81%) Netezza
13 2 (0.81%) Sencha
13 2 (0.81%) SunGard
13 2 (0.81%) Sybase
14 1 (0.40%) Telerik
Leicester, Leicestershire
La Fosse Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago