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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 644 814 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.92% 11.50% 10.22%
As % of the Vendors category 23.68% 24.88% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 599 560
Average daily rate
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£465 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 9
Average hourly rate - £27.74 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
2720 3272 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 2261 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 92 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £49.90 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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.

1 530 (43.66%) SQL
2 489 (40.28%) Finance
3 348 (28.67%) Banking
4 345 (28.42%) Java
5 282 (23.23%) Linux
5 282 (23.23%) Oracle Database
6 263 (21.66%) UNIX
7 244 (20.10%) SQL Server
8 197 (16.23%) PL/SQL
9 196 (16.14%) Windows
10 172 (14.17%) Investment Banking
11 165 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
12 128 (10.54%) Spring
13 122 (10.05%) Microsoft
14 121 (9.97%) Oracle Database 11g
15 119 (9.80%) ETL
16 115 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
16 115 (9.47%) Relational Database
17 108 (8.90%) .NET
18 107 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
18 107 (8.81%) Migration
19 104 (8.57%) WebLogic
19 104 (8.57%) Data Modelling
20 102 (8.40%) Front Office
21 101 (8.32%) Sybase
22 98 (8.07%) XML
23 95 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
24 92 (7.58%) J2EE
25 91 (7.50%) Web Services
25 91 (7.50%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 104 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 89 (7.33%) WebSphere
3 62 (5.11%) Oracle Coherence
3 62 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 36 (2.97%) Apache
5 27 (2.22%) IIS
6 26 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (1.98%) Oracle Service Bus
7 24 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (1.81%) WebLogic Portal
8 22 (1.81%) SharePoint
9 20 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
10 19 (1.57%) GlassFish
11 18 (1.48%) SAS
12 16 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (0.82%) MS Exchange
13 10 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (0.82%) MQSeries
13 10 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
14 6 (0.49%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 55 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.98%) MS Office
3 21 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.74%) MS Project
7 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.16%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.082%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.082%) SPSS
8 1 (0.082%) GIMP
8 1 (0.082%) Mingle
8 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 87 (7.17%) Oracle EBS
2 79 (6.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (3.05%) Oracle General Ledger
4 36 (2.97%) Oracle Payables
5 33 (2.72%) Oracle Receivables
6 27 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
7 25 (2.06%) Oracle Assets
8 21 (1.73%) Oracle Applications
9 19 (1.57%) Oracle iProcurement
10 17 (1.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 17 (1.40%) Oracle Cash Management
10 17 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
11 15 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
11 15 (1.24%) RMDS
12 12 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
12 12 (0.99%) Documaker
13 11 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 8 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
15 7 (0.58%) Siebel Analytics
15 7 (0.58%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.82%) SaaS
3 10 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) Taleo
4 2 (0.16%) PaaS
4 2 (0.16%) Heroku
4 2 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.082%) IaaS
5 1 (0.082%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.72%) SAN
2 30 (2.47%) HTTP
3 25 (2.06%) LDAP
3 25 (2.06%) Internet
4 23 (1.89%) Firewall
5 18 (1.48%) SSL
6 14 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.15%) DNS
6 14 (1.15%) HTTPS
7 12 (0.99%) NAS
8 11 (0.91%) SSH
9 10 (0.82%) FTP
9 10 (0.82%) Intranet
9 10 (0.82%) LAN
9 10 (0.82%) WAN
10 9 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (0.74%) Multicast
11 7 (0.58%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.58%) iSCSI
11 7 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (23.23%) Oracle Database
2 244 (20.10%) SQL Server
3 121 (9.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 115 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
4 115 (9.47%) Relational Database
5 70 (5.77%) RDBMS
6 64 (5.27%) Oracle Reports
7 63 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 56 (4.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 54 (4.45%) Oracle ODI
10 42 (3.46%) MySQL
11 39 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 38 (3.13%) DB2
13 34 (2.80%) Big Data
14 30 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (2.39%) QlikView
16 25 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (1.81%) Hadoop
17 22 (1.81%) Oracle Exadata
18 20 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (5.85%) Maven
2 54 (4.45%) JUnit
3 52 (4.28%) JIRA
4 43 (3.54%) Subversion
5 33 (2.72%) TeamCity
6 30 (2.47%) Git (software)
7 26 (2.14%) CruiseControl
8 24 (1.98%) Jenkins
9 23 (1.89%) Ant
9 23 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (1.65%) Visual Studio
12 17 (1.40%) Toad
13 15 (1.24%) Hudson
14 14 (1.15%) Mockito
15 13 (1.07%) Eclipse
15 13 (1.07%) Selenium
16 11 (0.91%) jMock
16 11 (0.91%) Mercurial
17 9 (0.74%) NUnit
General
1 489 (40.28%) Finance
2 348 (28.67%) Banking
3 172 (14.17%) Investment Banking
4 102 (8.40%) Front Office
5 54 (4.45%) Retail
6 32 (2.64%) Back Office
7 27 (2.22%) Billing
8 26 (2.14%) General Ledger
9 24 (1.98%) Advertising
10 22 (1.81%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.32%) Marketing
12 14 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 13 (1.07%) Legal
14 12 (0.99%) Telecoms
14 12 (0.99%) Publishing
15 11 (0.91%) Games
16 8 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.41%) French Language
18 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
18 3 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 395 (32.54%) Developer
2 182 (14.99%) Analyst
3 137 (11.29%) Architect
4 133 (10.96%) Java Developer
5 101 (8.32%) Consultant
6 82 (6.75%) DBA
7 63 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
8 62 (5.11%) Oracle Developer
9 59 (4.86%) Oracle Consultant
10 51 (4.20%) Administrator
11 49 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
12 47 (3.87%) Project Manager
13 45 (3.71%) Support Analyst
14 44 (3.62%) Senior Developer
15 42 (3.46%) Business Analyst
16 37 (3.05%) Applications Support
17 25 (2.06%) SQL Developer
18 24 (1.98%) Infrastructure Architect
19 23 (1.89%) Functional Consultant
20 22 (1.81%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (10.54%) Spring
2 108 (8.90%) .NET
3 98 (8.07%) XML
4 92 (7.58%) J2EE
5 91 (7.50%) Web Services
6 85 (7.00%) Middleware
7 78 (6.43%) Hibernate
7 78 (6.43%) HTML
8 58 (4.78%) JMS
9 53 (4.37%) JDBC
10 49 (4.04%) CSS
11 40 (3.29%) Oracle Fusion
12 33 (2.72%) SOAP
13 32 (2.64%) JSP
14 29 (2.39%) jQuery
15 28 (2.31%) WebCenter
16 23 (1.89%) Spring MVC
17 22 (1.81%) ASP.NET
17 22 (1.81%) Java EE
18 21 (1.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 84 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 55 (4.53%) Derivative
4 51 (4.20%) Fixed Income
5 31 (2.55%) Data Integration
6 30 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 29 (2.39%) Credit Risk
8 28 (2.31%) Clustering
9 26 (2.14%) Market Risk
10 20 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.65%) Replication
11 18 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.24%) Open Source
13 13 (1.07%) Credit Derivative
14 12 (0.99%) Equities
14 12 (0.99%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.99%) SWIFT
15 11 (0.91%) NHS
16 9 (0.74%) Grid Computing
16 9 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 282 (23.23%) Linux
2 263 (21.66%) UNIX
3 196 (16.14%) Windows
4 70 (5.77%) Solaris
5 69 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (1.48%) AIX
7 18 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
8 17 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.33%) SELinux
10 4 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.33%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.33%) VMS
11 3 (0.25%) SUSE
12 2 (0.16%) Debian
12 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.16%) CentOS
12 2 (0.16%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (9.80%) ETL
3 107 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (8.81%) Migration
4 104 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 95 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
6 87 (7.17%) ITIL
7 84 (6.92%) SOA
8 67 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (5.27%) Multithreading
10 61 (5.02%) Analytics
11 60 (4.94%) OO
12 59 (4.86%) Scrum
12 59 (4.86%) TDD
12 59 (4.86%) Release Management
13 56 (4.61%) E-Commerce
14 54 (4.45%) Unit Testing
15 53 (4.37%) Project Management
16 51 (4.20%) Data Migration
17 47 (3.87%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 530 (43.66%) SQL
2 345 (28.42%) Java
3 197 (16.23%) PL/SQL
4 91 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 87 (7.17%) C#
6 74 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 66 (5.44%) Python
8 53 (4.37%) Bash Shell
9 51 (4.20%) Perl
10 43 (3.54%) C++
11 41 (3.38%) C
11 41 (3.38%) PowerShell
12 24 (1.98%) VBA
13 20 (1.65%) VBScript
13 20 (1.65%) VB
14 19 (1.57%) PHP
15 18 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.24%) Jython
16 15 (1.24%) Korn
16 15 (1.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 79 (6.51%) Degree
2 63 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.15%) ISEB
6 10 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.58%) CISSP
9 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.49%) PMP
9 6 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.41%) MCITP
11 4 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.33%) MCSE
11 4 (0.33%) CCNA
11 4 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.13%) QA
2 33 (2.72%) ISO 9001
3 32 (2.64%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.07%) SLA
5 7 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.25%) Basel II
7 3 (0.25%) COBIT
8 2 (0.16%) Basel III
8 2 (0.16%) EMIR
9 1 (0.082%) FATCA
9 1 (0.082%) COREP
9 1 (0.082%) FINREP
9 1 (0.082%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.082%) GAAP
System Software
1 79 (6.51%) Oracle RAC
2 46 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 30 (2.47%) Active Directory
5 16 (1.32%) XenServer
6 13 (1.07%) vCloud
6 13 (1.07%) NFS
7 11 (0.91%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.66%) RHEV
9 7 (0.58%) SRDF
10 5 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (0.41%) KVM
11 4 (0.33%) Platform Symphony
11 4 (0.33%) XenApp
11 4 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.33%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.25%) Xen
12 3 (0.25%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.25%) vSphere
12 3 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 41 (3.38%) Tivoli
2 36 (2.97%) Data Guard
3 33 (2.72%) Puppet
3 33 (2.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 27 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (2.06%) Oracle Identity Management
5 25 (2.06%) Control-M
6 13 (1.07%) Nagios
7 11 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 9 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
8 9 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
9 8 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 6 (0.49%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.41%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.33%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
12 4 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
13 3 (0.25%) YUM
Vendors
1 122 (10.05%) Microsoft
2 101 (8.32%) Sybase
3 77 (6.34%) VMware
4 64 (5.27%) Red Hat
5 61 (5.02%) Business Objects
6 57 (4.70%) Informatica
7 55 (4.53%) IBM
8 39 (3.21%) HP
8 39 (3.21%) Citrix
9 33 (2.72%) SAP
10 31 (2.55%) JBoss
11 29 (2.39%) Cognos
12 28 (2.31%) Siebel
13 27 (2.22%) Remedy
14 24 (1.98%) TIBCO
15 21 (1.73%) Teradata
15 21 (1.73%) Hyperion
16 19 (1.57%) Cisco
16 19 (1.57%) Sun
17 18 (1.48%) 29West
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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FPSG Connect
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