The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 553 606 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.44% 10.44% 11.24%
As % of the Vendors category 21.58% 23.53% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 439 574
Average daily rate
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£500 £465 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Average hourly rate £23.58 £70.15 £30.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.39% +131.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.76 £70.15 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £70.15 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.61%
Oracle
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2562 2575 3196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.76% 44.37% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1890 1766 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 51 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle
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 across the City of London region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle
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 across the City of London region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle.

1 460 (45.05%) SQL
2 442 (43.29%) Finance
3 303 (29.68%) Java
4 266 (26.05%) Banking
5 246 (24.09%) Linux
6 235 (23.02%) SQL Server
7 214 (20.96%) Oracle Database
8 193 (18.90%) UNIX
9 178 (17.43%) Windows
10 176 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
11 161 (15.77%) PL/SQL
12 123 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
13 122 (11.95%) ETL
14 114 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
15 106 (10.38%) Microsoft
16 103 (10.09%) Investment Banking
17 99 (9.70%) JavaScript
18 97 (9.50%) Relational Database
19 96 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
19 96 (9.40%) .NET
20 94 (9.21%) XML
21 90 (8.81%) C#
22 88 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
23 87 (8.52%) Migration
24 83 (8.13%) IBM
25 77 (7.54%) Sybase
26 73 (7.15%) Project Management
27 71 (6.95%) Data Modelling
28 70 (6.86%) Front Office
28 70 (6.86%) Oracle EBS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 62 (6.07%) WebLogic
2 52 (5.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 45 (4.41%) WebSphere
4 38 (3.72%) Apache
5 32 (3.13%) IIS
6 26 (2.55%) Tomcat
7 25 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 22 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 20 (1.96%) SAS
10 14 (1.37%) JBoss
11 12 (1.18%) CMS
11 12 (1.18%) Confluence
12 10 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 9 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
14 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.59%) Node.js
16 5 (0.49%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 64 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.96%) MS Office
3 12 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.88%) MS Project
5 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.20%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.098%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 70 (6.86%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (4.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 32 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
4 27 (2.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 21 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
6 19 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
6 19 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
6 19 (1.86%) Hyperion Planning
7 14 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (1.18%) Oracle Retail
9 9 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (0.88%) Oracle FAH
9 9 (0.88%) HFM
9 9 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (0.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 8 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
11 7 (0.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 7 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.67%) SaaS
3 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.29%) Taleo
5 3 (0.29%) Office 365
6 2 (0.20%) IaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.098%) Boomi
7 1 (0.098%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.098%) PaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.58%) SAN
2 39 (3.82%) Firewall
3 24 (2.35%) Internet
4 21 (2.06%) DNS
5 20 (1.96%) LAN
5 20 (1.96%) NAS
6 19 (1.86%) LDAP
7 18 (1.76%) WAN
7 18 (1.76%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.76%) HTTP
8 15 (1.47%) SSL
9 11 (1.08%) DHCP
9 11 (1.08%) Multicast
10 8 (0.78%) AMQP
11 7 (0.69%) FCoE
11 7 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (0.69%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.59%) SNMP
13 5 (0.49%) Intranet
13 5 (0.49%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 214 (20.96%) Oracle Database
3 123 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
4 97 (9.50%) Relational Database
5 88 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 59 (5.78%) Oracle Reports
7 49 (4.80%) Oracle BI EE
8 45 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (4.02%) MySQL
10 40 (3.92%) RDBMS
11 36 (3.53%) Big Data
12 35 (3.43%) QlikView
13 32 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 32 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
13 32 (3.13%) DB2
14 29 (2.84%) Oracle ODI
15 27 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
15 27 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (2.64%) Hadoop
16 24 (2.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (6.37%) Maven
2 60 (5.88%) Subversion
3 45 (4.41%) JIRA
4 44 (4.31%) Git (software)
5 36 (3.53%) TeamCity
6 32 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 25 (2.45%) Ant
7 25 (2.45%) JUnit
8 21 (2.06%) Eclipse
9 17 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (1.08%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.08%) Gradle
11 9 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.88%) Mercurial
11 9 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (0.78%) Selenium
13 7 (0.69%) Toad
13 7 (0.69%) JDeveloper
14 6 (0.59%) Mockito
General
1 442 (43.29%) Finance
2 266 (26.05%) Banking
3 103 (10.09%) Investment Banking
4 70 (6.86%) Front Office
5 45 (4.41%) Retail
6 29 (2.84%) Financial Institution
7 21 (2.06%) Marketing
8 20 (1.96%) General Ledger
8 20 (1.96%) Back Office
8 20 (1.96%) Advertising
9 16 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.27%) Legal
11 11 (1.08%) Publishing
12 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.39%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Law
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
15 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 370 (36.24%) Developer
2 163 (15.96%) Analyst
3 142 (13.91%) Architect
4 127 (12.44%) Java Developer
5 67 (6.56%) Consultant
6 58 (5.68%) Project Manager
7 57 (5.58%) Oracle Developer
8 53 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 42 (4.11%) Senior Developer
10 37 (3.62%) DBA
10 37 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
11 36 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
12 31 (3.04%) SQL Developer
13 27 (2.64%) Oracle DBA
13 27 (2.64%) Administrator
14 26 (2.55%) Support Analyst
14 26 (2.55%) Technical Architect
14 26 (2.55%) Oracle Consultant
15 25 (2.45%) Data Analyst
16 19 (1.86%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (9.40%) .NET
2 94 (9.21%) XML
3 65 (6.37%) HTML
4 62 (6.07%) J2EE
5 57 (5.58%) Web Services
6 56 (5.48%) Spring
7 53 (5.19%) Middleware
7 53 (5.19%) JMS
8 38 (3.72%) Hibernate
9 37 (3.62%) Oracle Fusion
10 35 (3.43%) CSS
11 28 (2.74%) RESTful
12 27 (2.64%) Java EE
13 24 (2.35%) JSP
14 22 (2.15%) SOAP
14 22 (2.15%) XSLT
15 21 (2.06%) JSON
15 21 (2.06%) WebCenter
15 21 (2.06%) jQuery
16 19 (1.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 96 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (3.72%) Data Centre
3 33 (3.23%) Derivative
4 28 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 26 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.06%) Fixed Income
7 20 (1.96%) Data Integration
8 19 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 19 (1.86%) Clustering
9 15 (1.47%) Replication
9 15 (1.47%) Credit Risk
9 15 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.27%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.27%) Equities
11 12 (1.18%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.18%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.88%) Market Risk
12 9 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 246 (24.09%) Linux
2 193 (18.90%) UNIX
3 178 (17.43%) Windows
4 47 (4.60%) Solaris
5 45 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (2.45%) AIX
7 23 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.29%) HPUX
13 3 (0.29%) Android
14 2 (0.20%) VMS
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.098%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.098%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.098%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (11.95%) ETL
3 114 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
4 87 (8.52%) Migration
5 73 (7.15%) Project Management
6 71 (6.95%) Data Modelling
7 65 (6.37%) Scrum
8 64 (6.27%) Performance Tuning
9 62 (6.07%) SDLC
10 61 (5.97%) TDD
11 59 (5.78%) ITIL
12 58 (5.68%) Multithreading
13 56 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (4.70%) Analytics
15 46 (4.51%) SOA
16 45 (4.41%) Risk Management
17 43 (4.21%) OO
18 41 (4.02%) ERP
18 41 (4.02%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 460 (45.05%) SQL
2 303 (29.68%) Java
3 161 (15.77%) PL/SQL
4 99 (9.70%) JavaScript
5 90 (8.81%) C#
6 60 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 48 (4.70%) Python
8 46 (4.51%) C++
8 46 (4.51%) Perl
9 41 (4.02%) VBA
10 37 (3.62%) T-SQL
11 32 (3.13%) Scala
12 24 (2.35%) PowerShell
13 23 (2.25%) C
14 21 (2.06%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.67%) VBScript
16 16 (1.57%) VB
17 15 (1.47%) PHP
18 14 (1.37%) Korn
19 13 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (5.97%) Degree
2 51 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.74%) DV Cleared
4 16 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.18%) ISEB
6 9 (0.88%) CIMA
6 9 (0.88%) ACCA
7 8 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.49%) OCP
10 5 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.29%) PMP
12 3 (0.29%) CISSP
12 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.29%) HP APS
12 3 (0.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.60%) QA
2 13 (1.27%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.78%) SLA
5 7 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.39%) COREP
7 4 (0.39%) FINREP
7 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.29%) Basel III
9 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.20%) EMIR
10 1 (0.098%) FATCA
10 1 (0.098%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.098%) WCAG
10 1 (0.098%) Basel II
10 1 (0.098%) GAAP
System Software
1 48 (4.70%) Oracle RAC
2 43 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (3.82%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.18%) NFS
5 11 (1.08%) Xen
6 9 (0.88%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.88%) vSphere
6 9 (0.88%) KVM
7 8 (0.78%) SRDF
7 8 (0.78%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (0.29%) HDFS
9 3 (0.29%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.29%) GFS2
9 3 (0.29%) OCFS2
9 3 (0.29%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.29%) XenApp
10 2 (0.20%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (2.84%) Data Guard
2 22 (2.15%) Control-M
3 21 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (2.06%) Puppet
4 18 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
6 11 (1.08%) Tivoli
6 11 (1.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 10 (0.98%) BladeLogic
7 10 (0.98%) SCOM
8 9 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 5 (0.49%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.49%) Netcool
11 5 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
12 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 106 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 83 (8.13%) IBM
3 77 (7.54%) Sybase
4 61 (5.97%) VMware
5 51 (5.00%) HP
6 44 (4.31%) Informatica
6 44 (4.31%) Red Hat
7 35 (3.43%) Hyperion
8 31 (3.04%) SAP
9 30 (2.94%) WorldPay
10 28 (2.74%) Cisco
11 27 (2.64%) Cognos
12 26 (2.55%) Tableau
13 25 (2.45%) NetApp
14 23 (2.25%) EMC
15 22 (2.15%) TIBCO
16 19 (1.86%) Remedy
17 17 (1.67%) CA
18 13 (1.27%) Sun
19 12 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
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