The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 119 96 94
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 47 96 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 2.05% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.37% 7.82% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 88
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £361 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.36
% change year-on-year
- +16.40%
Oracle Database
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
875 1227 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.48% 26.17% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 978 1016
Median daily rate £475 £475 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the City of London region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the City of London region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 92 (70.77%) Finance
3 91 (70.00%) SQL
4 63 (48.46%) Banking
5 53 (40.77%) Linux
6 50 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 48 (36.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 42 (32.31%) PL/SQL
9 37 (28.46%) Java
10 32 (24.62%) Unix
11 28 (21.54%) Investment Banking
11 28 (21.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 26 (20.00%) ITIL
13 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 24 (18.46%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (16.92%) C#
16 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (16.15%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (15.38%) Migration
17 20 (15.38%) Red Hat
18 19 (14.62%) XML
18 19 (14.62%) Windows
18 19 (14.62%) Mathematics
19 18 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
19 18 (13.85%) Python
19 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
20 15 (11.54%) WebLogic
20 15 (11.54%) JIRA
21 14 (10.77%) VB

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.92%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.38%) IIS
4 7 (5.38%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.08%) JBoss
6 3 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.54%) Confluence
7 2 (1.54%) WildFly
8 1 (0.77%) GemFire
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
3 3 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Documaker
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.77%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.77%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.77%) IaaS
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.77%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) DNS
1 8 (6.15%) SSL
2 7 (5.38%) HTTP
2 7 (5.38%) LDAP
3 4 (3.08%) Firewall
3 4 (3.08%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.77%) 3G
4 1 (0.77%) 4G
4 1 (0.77%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.77%) DHCP
4 1 (0.77%) LAN
4 1 (0.77%) NAS
4 1 (0.77%) SAN
4 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.77%) VoIP
4 1 (0.77%) WAN
4 1 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 48 (36.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (21.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 24 (18.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.62%) Data Mining
7 6 (4.62%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.85%) DTS
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.31%) PowerCenter
10 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (11.54%) JIRA
2 8 (6.15%) Subversion
3 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 5 (3.85%) JMeter
5 5 (3.85%) LoadRunner
5 5 (3.85%) Maven
5 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.08%) GitLab
6 4 (3.08%) Gradle
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.54%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.77%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.77%) JBehave
9 1 (0.77%) JUnit
9 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.77%) Toad
General
1 92 (70.77%) Finance
2 63 (48.46%) Banking
3 28 (21.54%) Investment Banking
4 13 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.08%) Front Office
5 4 (3.08%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.31%) Back Office
6 3 (2.31%) French Language
7 2 (1.54%) Law
7 2 (1.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.77%) Automotive
8 1 (0.77%) Billing
8 1 (0.77%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.77%) Retail
8 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (42.31%) Developer
2 23 (17.69%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (16.15%) Analyst
3 21 (16.15%) SQL Developer
4 20 (15.38%) DBA
5 19 (14.62%) Senior Developer
6 17 (13.08%) Oracle DBA
7 16 (12.31%) PL/SQL Developer
8 14 (10.77%) Java Developer
8 14 (10.77%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 13 (10.00%) Administrator
9 13 (10.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
9 13 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
10 12 (9.23%) Applications Support
10 12 (9.23%) Consultant
11 10 (7.69%) .NET Developer
11 10 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (7.69%) C# Developer
12 8 (6.15%) Applications Support Analyst
12 8 (6.15%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.62%) XML
2 12 (9.23%) .NET
2 12 (9.23%) Middleware
3 11 (8.46%) Spring
4 9 (6.92%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.92%) Web Services
4 9 (6.92%) WebCenter
5 8 (6.15%) Java EE
6 7 (5.38%) J2EE
6 7 (5.38%) WinForms
7 6 (4.62%) REST
7 6 (4.62%) SOAP
7 6 (4.62%) XSLT
8 5 (3.85%) JMS
8 5 (3.85%) JPA
8 5 (3.85%) JSON
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 4 (3.08%) JDBC
9 4 (3.08%) SAML
9 4 (3.08%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Mathematics
2 10 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 8 (6.15%) Fixed Income
4 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.38%) Replication
5 5 (3.85%) Clustering
5 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.85%) Derivative
5 5 (3.85%) Equities
5 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.31%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.54%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.54%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.54%) Fintech
8 2 (1.54%) Life Science
8 2 (1.54%) Statistics
8 2 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (40.77%) Linux
2 32 (24.62%) Unix
3 20 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (14.62%) Windows
5 10 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (5.38%) Solaris
7 4 (3.08%) AIX
8 2 (1.54%) SUSE
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) ITIL
2 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.15%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (15.38%) Migration
4 14 (10.77%) OO
5 13 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (9.23%) ETL
7 11 (8.46%) Investment Management
7 11 (8.46%) Scrum
7 11 (8.46%) SDLC
8 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.15%) Change Management
8 8 (6.15%) Database Security
8 8 (6.15%) SOA
8 8 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.38%) AOP
9 7 (5.38%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.38%) Project Management
9 7 (5.38%) TDD
9 7 (5.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 91 (70.00%) SQL
2 42 (32.31%) PL/SQL
3 37 (28.46%) Java
4 22 (16.92%) C#
5 18 (13.85%) Python
6 14 (10.77%) VB
7 13 (10.00%) Perl
8 10 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.15%) C
10 7 (5.38%) JavaScript
10 7 (5.38%) VBA
11 6 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.54%) Clojure
13 2 (1.54%) Groovy
13 2 (1.54%) Korn
14 1 (0.77%) C++
14 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (7.69%) Degree
1 10 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (6.92%) OCP
3 7 (5.38%) IBM Certification
3 7 (5.38%) MCITP
3 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.08%) CISM
4 4 (3.08%) CISSP
5 3 (2.31%) CISA
6 2 (1.54%) RHCE
7 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.54%) MiFID
2 2 (1.54%) SEPA
3 1 (0.77%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.08%) vSphere
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.77%) Docker
6 1 (0.77%) NFS
6 1 (0.77%) Samba
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (6.92%) Data Guard
3 8 (6.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 8 (6.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (2.31%) Control-M
5 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.31%) vRealize
6 2 (1.54%) Ansible
6 2 (1.54%) Dollar Universe
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.54%) Puppet
7 1 (0.77%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 13 (10.00%) VMware
5 10 (7.69%) IBM
6 9 (6.92%) Siebel
7 7 (5.38%) Informatica
8 5 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.85%) Cisco
9 4 (3.08%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (3.08%) Google
9 4 (3.08%) WorldPay
10 3 (2.31%) BEA
10 3 (2.31%) HP
10 3 (2.31%) Intel
10 3 (2.31%) Sybase
11 2 (1.54%) BMC
11 2 (1.54%) Tableau
12 1 (0.77%) F5
12 1 (0.77%) Percona