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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 16 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 433 643 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.35% 10.48% 8.68%
As % of the Vendors category 19.64% 24.34% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 443 371
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.65 £31.35
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +16.90%
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
2205 2642 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.51% 43.04% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1817 1809
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 54 60
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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.

1 407 (47.22%) SQL
2 332 (38.52%) Finance
3 227 (26.33%) Java
4 211 (24.48%) Banking
5 203 (23.55%) Linux
6 174 (20.19%) Oracle Database
7 173 (20.07%) UNIX
8 165 (19.14%) SQL Server
9 144 (16.71%) PL/SQL
10 141 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
11 132 (15.31%) Windows
12 112 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
13 91 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
14 87 (10.09%) IBM
15 86 (9.98%) Relational Database
16 85 (9.86%) ETL
17 82 (9.51%) Investment Banking
17 82 (9.51%) Oracle Database 11g
18 81 (9.40%) .NET
19 76 (8.82%) C#
20 73 (8.47%) Middleware
21 72 (8.35%) JavaScript
21 72 (8.35%) Data Modelling
22 70 (8.12%) Sybase
22 70 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
23 68 (7.89%) Microsoft
24 66 (7.66%) HTML
25 65 (7.54%) Migration
25 65 (7.54%) XML
26 63 (7.31%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 63 (7.31%) WebLogic
2 56 (6.50%) WebSphere
3 35 (4.06%) Apache
4 34 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.02%) SAS
6 21 (2.44%) IIS
7 20 (2.32%) CMS
8 19 (2.20%) Oracle Coherence
9 17 (1.97%) SharePoint
10 16 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.74%) JBoss
12 14 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
13 13 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
13 13 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
15 7 (0.81%) Apache Spark
16 6 (0.70%) TIBCO EMS
17 5 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
17 5 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 50 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.62%) MS Office
4 12 (1.39%) MS Project
5 10 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.46%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 28 (3.25%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (1.39%) Oracle Cash Management
5 11 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (1.04%) Documaker
8 8 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
9 7 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.70%) Markit EDM
10 6 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.70%) Oracle HRMS
11 5 (0.58%) HFM
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle FAH
12 4 (0.46%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.86%) SaaS
2 14 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.12%) LucidChart
7 1 (0.12%) Taleo
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.90%) SAN
2 23 (2.67%) Internet
3 17 (1.97%) Firewall
3 17 (1.97%) HTTP
4 11 (1.28%) WAN
4 11 (1.28%) SSL
5 10 (1.16%) LAN
6 9 (1.04%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.93%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.81%) DNS
8 7 (0.81%) Intranet
8 7 (0.81%) NAS
9 6 (0.70%) SNMP
9 6 (0.70%) TACACS
10 4 (0.46%) Multicast
10 4 (0.46%) FCoE
10 4 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.46%) LDAP
10 4 (0.46%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (20.19%) Oracle Database
2 165 (19.14%) SQL Server
3 112 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
4 86 (9.98%) Relational Database
5 82 (9.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 47 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
7 40 (4.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 39 (4.52%) RDBMS
9 35 (4.06%) MySQL
10 32 (3.71%) Hadoop
11 31 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
12 30 (3.48%) Big Data
13 29 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (3.25%) DB2
15 26 (3.02%) QlikView
16 25 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (2.09%) Oracle Exadata
19 17 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
19 17 (1.97%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 44 (5.10%) Maven
2 39 (4.52%) JIRA
3 33 (3.83%) Subversion
4 28 (3.25%) Jenkins
5 24 (2.78%) Ant
6 23 (2.67%) Toad
7 21 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 18 (2.09%) Git (software)
9 16 (1.86%) TeamCity
10 15 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (1.62%) JUnit
12 10 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
13 9 (1.04%) Selenium
13 9 (1.04%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.81%) Hudson
16 6 (0.70%) MSBuild
16 6 (0.70%) ERwin
17 5 (0.58%) ClearCase
General
1 332 (38.52%) Finance
2 211 (24.48%) Banking
3 82 (9.51%) Investment Banking
4 45 (5.22%) Retail
5 44 (5.10%) Front Office
6 26 (3.02%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.55%) Back Office
8 19 (2.20%) Advertising
9 15 (1.74%) Billing
10 14 (1.62%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.28%) Marketing
12 10 (1.16%) Retail Banking
12 10 (1.16%) Legal
13 8 (0.93%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.70%) Publishing
15 4 (0.46%) Games
16 3 (0.35%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 274 (31.79%) Developer
2 158 (18.33%) Analyst
3 101 (11.72%) Architect
4 86 (9.98%) Java Developer
5 66 (7.66%) Oracle Developer
6 56 (6.50%) Consultant
7 55 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 52 (6.03%) DBA
9 45 (5.22%) Oracle DBA
10 41 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 35 (4.06%) Applications Support
12 30 (3.48%) Support Analyst
13 28 (3.25%) Project Manager
14 25 (2.90%) Oracle Consultant
15 23 (2.67%) Applications Support Analyst
15 23 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (2.67%) Technical Architect
16 21 (2.44%) SQL Developer
17 19 (2.20%) C# Developer
17 19 (2.20%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (9.40%) .NET
2 73 (8.47%) Middleware
3 66 (7.66%) HTML
4 65 (7.54%) XML
5 59 (6.84%) Web Services
6 58 (6.73%) Spring
7 37 (4.29%) J2EE
7 37 (4.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 32 (3.71%) Hibernate
9 30 (3.48%) CSS
10 26 (3.02%) JMS
11 23 (2.67%) SOAP
12 22 (2.55%) JSP
12 22 (2.55%) jQuery
13 19 (2.20%) REST
14 17 (1.97%) HTML5
14 17 (1.97%) JDBC
15 16 (1.86%) WebCenter
16 15 (1.74%) ASP.NET
16 15 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.29%) Derivative
3 28 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (2.32%) Replication
6 19 (2.20%) Equities
7 18 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.09%) Clustering
8 17 (1.97%) SWIFT
9 16 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.86%) Fixed Income
9 16 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.39%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.39%) Hedge funds
11 11 (1.28%) Open Source
12 10 (1.16%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.04%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.04%) PMI
13 9 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 203 (23.55%) Linux
2 173 (20.07%) UNIX
3 132 (15.31%) Windows
4 41 (4.76%) Solaris
5 31 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (2.67%) AIX
7 11 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.46%) Android
10 4 (0.46%) HPUX
10 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.35%) VMS
11 3 (0.35%) OpenVMS
11 3 (0.35%) SUSE
12 2 (0.23%) Debian
12 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (9.86%) ETL
4 72 (8.35%) Data Modelling
5 65 (7.54%) Migration
6 61 (7.08%) ITIL
7 58 (6.73%) Project Management
8 54 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
9 48 (5.57%) SOA
10 45 (5.22%) TDD
11 44 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 41 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (4.76%) Scrum
13 40 (4.64%) Analytics
14 39 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (4.41%) OO
16 32 (3.71%) Change Management
17 31 (3.60%) E-Commerce
18 30 (3.48%) Configuration Management
19 29 (3.36%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 407 (47.22%) SQL
2 227 (26.33%) Java
3 144 (16.71%) PL/SQL
4 76 (8.82%) C#
5 72 (8.35%) JavaScript
6 52 (6.03%) Shell Script
7 46 (5.34%) Perl
8 43 (4.99%) Python
9 36 (4.18%) VBA
10 32 (3.71%) C++
11 23 (2.67%) T-SQL
12 22 (2.55%) C
13 20 (2.32%) VB
14 18 (2.09%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.97%) VBScript
15 17 (1.97%) PHP
16 12 (1.39%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.28%) Ruby
18 9 (1.04%) Scala
19 6 (0.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (5.34%) Degree
2 29 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.86%) DV Cleared
3 16 (1.86%) ISEB
4 10 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.04%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.81%) OCP
6 7 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.70%) CISSP
8 5 (0.58%) CISA
9 4 (0.46%) GIAC
9 4 (0.46%) Siebel Certification
9 4 (0.46%) ACCA
10 3 (0.35%) CIMA
10 3 (0.35%) PMP
11 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.94%) QA
2 13 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (0.70%) SLA
4 4 (0.46%) COREP
4 4 (0.46%) FINREP
4 4 (0.46%) EMIR
5 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.35%) Basel III
6 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.23%) Basel II
7 1 (0.12%) GAAP
7 1 (0.12%) WCAG
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) DICOM
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 56 (6.50%) Oracle RAC
2 34 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.70%) OCFS2
4 6 (0.70%) KVM
4 6 (0.70%) GlusterFS
4 6 (0.70%) GFS2
5 5 (0.58%) SRDF
6 4 (0.46%) NFS
6 4 (0.46%) Xen
6 4 (0.46%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.35%) vCloud
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.23%) RHEV
8 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.23%) vSphere
8 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (2.67%) Data Guard
2 19 (2.20%) Control-M
3 18 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (2.09%) Tivoli
4 17 (1.97%) Puppet
5 16 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 12 (1.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 8 (0.93%) Netcool
9 7 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
11 5 (0.58%) SELinux
12 4 (0.46%) Nagios
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.35%) Oozie
13 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 87 (10.09%) IBM
2 70 (8.12%) Sybase
3 68 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 47 (5.45%) VMware
5 40 (4.64%) SAP
6 34 (3.94%) Red Hat
7 30 (3.48%) Business Objects
8 24 (2.78%) Remedy
9 22 (2.55%) TIBCO
9 22 (2.55%) Cisco
9 22 (2.55%) Informatica
10 21 (2.44%) HP
11 20 (2.32%) Hyperion
12 19 (2.20%) Siebel
13 18 (2.09%) Adobe
14 16 (1.86%) NetApp
15 13 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
15 13 (1.51%) Cognos
15 13 (1.51%) Teradata
16 12 (1.39%) EMC
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