Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle8/8i Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle8/8i Database over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Oracle8/8i Database
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 865 873
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 3 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.013% 0.068% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 6
UK median daily rate £375 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +38.46% +1.17%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £313
90th Percentile £388 £605 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -16.67% +38.46% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £27.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle8/8i Database 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 22785 23660 26437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 22.59% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15575 15682 17425
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 368 408
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -1.75% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.44 £52.05 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +31.32%

Oracle8/8i Database
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle8/8i Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle8/8i Database in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle8/8i Database in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle8/8i Database in the UK

Oracle8/8i Database
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +14 3 £375 -16.67%
Scotland -8 2 - -
England +5 1 £375 -16.67%
Midlands - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle8/8i Database 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 Oracle8/8i Database.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers

Oracle8/8i Database
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle