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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 16 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 283 424 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.00% 8.25% 12.38%
As % of the Vendors category 23.01% 18.75% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 317 539
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £25.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.11% +67.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
1230 2261 2561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.10% 43.98% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 1664 1786
Average daily rate £430 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.63 £19.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.08 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.60 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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.

1 270 (47.12%) Finance
2 243 (42.41%) SQL
3 185 (32.29%) Java
4 165 (28.80%) Linux
5 162 (28.27%) Banking
6 155 (27.05%) SQL Server
7 150 (26.18%) Oracle Database
8 120 (20.94%) Unix
9 112 (19.55%) Windows
10 94 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (13.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 74 (12.91%) PL/SQL
13 70 (12.22%) Investment Banking
14 68 (11.87%) Front Office
15 66 (11.52%) Spring
15 66 (11.52%) C#
15 66 (11.52%) Microsoft
16 63 (10.99%) Sybase
17 60 (10.47%) .NET
18 59 (10.30%) Shell Script
19 57 (9.95%) TDD
20 54 (9.42%) Financial Institution
20 54 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
21 52 (9.08%) JavaScript
22 50 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 49 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
24 48 (8.38%) ETL
24 48 (8.38%) Relational Database
25 47 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
25 47 (8.20%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 37 (6.46%) Oracle Coherence
2 31 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 23 (4.01%) Tomcat
4 20 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 18 (3.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (2.62%) Apache
7 12 (2.09%) JBoss
7 12 (2.09%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (1.40%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.40%) Confluence
10 7 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.87%) IBM Domino
12 5 (0.87%) IIS
13 4 (0.70%) FileNet
13 4 (0.70%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.70%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.05%) MS Office
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.52%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.79%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (2.62%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (1.22%) Maximo
6 7 (1.22%) Oracle iProcurement
6 7 (1.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
7 6 (1.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 6 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.87%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (0.87%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.70%) Documaker
9 4 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.70%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.70%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
5 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.01%) HTTP
2 17 (2.97%) Firewall
3 12 (2.09%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.57%) DNS
4 9 (1.57%) Internet
4 9 (1.57%) SAN
5 8 (1.40%) LDAP
5 8 (1.40%) NAS
6 6 (1.05%) SSL
7 3 (0.52%) SWIFTNet
7 3 (0.52%) VoIP
8 2 (0.35%) Intranet
8 2 (0.35%) LAN
8 2 (0.35%) SSH
8 2 (0.35%) WAN
9 1 (0.17%) 2G
9 1 (0.17%) 3G
9 1 (0.17%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.17%) IPsec
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 150 (26.18%) Oracle Database
3 75 (13.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 48 (8.38%) Relational Database
5 46 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (5.76%) Oracle Reports
8 29 (5.06%) MySQL
9 26 (4.54%) RDBMS
9 26 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (3.66%) DB2
11 21 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
11 21 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (3.49%) Big Data
13 16 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (2.62%) Hadoop
14 15 (2.62%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (2.27%) NoSQL
15 13 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (6.28%) JIRA
2 34 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.58%) Maven
4 29 (5.06%) Subversion
5 24 (4.19%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.79%) JUnit
7 16 (2.79%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.27%) Selenium
9 8 (1.40%) Ant
10 7 (1.22%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.22%) EasyMock
10 7 (1.22%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (1.22%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.05%) Mockito
11 6 (1.05%) NUnit
11 6 (1.05%) Toad
12 5 (0.87%) Hudson
General
1 270 (47.12%) Finance
2 162 (28.27%) Banking
3 70 (12.22%) Investment Banking
4 68 (11.87%) Front Office
5 54 (9.42%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.44%) Retail
7 10 (1.75%) General Ledger
8 9 (1.57%) Advertising
8 9 (1.57%) Back Office
8 9 (1.57%) Legal
9 8 (1.40%) Billing
10 7 (1.22%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.87%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Marketing
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) International Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.35%) Military
13 2 (0.35%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 213 (37.17%) Developer
2 90 (15.71%) Java Developer
3 74 (12.91%) Analyst
4 46 (8.03%) Consultant
5 41 (7.16%) DBA
6 40 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 39 (6.81%) Architect
8 35 (6.11%) Oracle DBA
9 30 (5.24%) Oracle Developer
10 28 (4.89%) Applications Support
10 28 (4.89%) C# Developer
11 25 (4.36%) Administrator
12 22 (3.84%) Business Analyst
13 21 (3.66%) .NET Developer
13 21 (3.66%) Support Analyst
14 20 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
16 18 (3.14%) Project Manager
16 18 (3.14%) SQL Developer
17 17 (2.97%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (11.52%) Spring
2 60 (10.47%) .NET
3 47 (8.20%) XML
4 38 (6.63%) HTML
5 32 (5.58%) JMS
6 27 (4.71%) Hibernate
6 27 (4.71%) Middleware
7 25 (4.36%) J2EE
7 25 (4.36%) SOAP
8 22 (3.84%) Web Services
9 19 (3.32%) CSS
9 19 (3.32%) JSON
10 16 (2.79%) REST
10 16 (2.79%) RESTful
11 15 (2.62%) JSP
12 14 (2.44%) jQuery
12 14 (2.44%) Servlets
12 14 (2.44%) WCF
12 14 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 49 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.81%) Derivative
4 33 (5.76%) Hedge funds
5 31 (5.41%) Clustering
6 21 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 21 (3.66%) Grid Computing
7 20 (3.49%) Equities
8 16 (2.79%) Replication
9 15 (2.62%) Management Information System
10 14 (2.44%) Visualisation
11 12 (2.09%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.92%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.92%) Credit Risk
13 10 (1.75%) Market Risk
14 9 (1.57%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.40%) Data Integration
16 7 (1.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (1.22%) Mathematics
17 6 (1.05%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 165 (28.80%) Linux
2 120 (20.94%) Unix
3 112 (19.55%) Windows
4 39 (6.81%) Windows Server
5 34 (5.93%) Solaris
6 31 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.75%) AIX
11 6 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.70%) Android
12 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.70%) HPUX
12 4 (0.70%) SUSE
13 2 (0.35%) CentOS
13 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.17%) VMS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (9.95%) TDD
3 54 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (8.38%) ETL
5 47 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 43 (7.50%) Migration
7 40 (6.98%) ITIL
8 38 (6.63%) Multithreading
9 35 (6.11%) Data Modelling
10 34 (5.93%) SDLC
10 34 (5.93%) SOA
11 33 (5.76%) Project Management
11 33 (5.76%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.24%) OO
12 30 (5.24%) Scrum
12 30 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 28 (4.89%) Analytics
14 25 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (4.36%) Risk Management
15 23 (4.01%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 243 (42.41%) SQL
2 185 (32.29%) Java
3 74 (12.91%) PL/SQL
4 66 (11.52%) C#
5 59 (10.30%) Shell Script
6 52 (9.08%) JavaScript
7 39 (6.81%) Python
8 36 (6.28%) Perl
9 34 (5.93%) Bash Shell
10 24 (4.19%) VBA
11 20 (3.49%) VB
12 17 (2.97%) C++
13 13 (2.27%) Ruby
13 13 (2.27%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.09%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.09%) Scala
14 12 (2.09%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.57%) PHP
16 8 (1.40%) Korn
17 7 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 23 (4.01%) Degree
3 19 (3.32%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.22%) ISEB
6 6 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.70%) CISSP
7 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.35%) CISA
9 2 (0.35%) PMP
10 1 (0.17%) ACCA
10 1 (0.17%) CCNA
10 1 (0.17%) CEH
10 1 (0.17%) CIMA
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CISM
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.36%) QA
2 13 (2.27%) SLA
3 12 (2.09%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.70%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.35%) Basel III
7 1 (0.17%) GAAP
7 1 (0.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 26 (4.54%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.87%) GFS2
4 5 (0.87%) GlusterFS
4 5 (0.87%) OCFS2
4 5 (0.87%) vCloud
5 3 (0.52%) Docker
5 3 (0.52%) NFS
5 3 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.52%) vSphere
6 2 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.35%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (3.66%) Puppet
2 20 (3.49%) SCOM
3 15 (2.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
6 9 (1.57%) logstash
7 8 (1.40%) Data Guard
8 7 (1.22%) Control-M
8 7 (1.22%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.05%) BladeLogic
9 6 (1.05%) Ganglia
9 6 (1.05%) Kibana
9 6 (1.05%) Nagios
9 6 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
10 5 (0.87%) CFEngine
10 5 (0.87%) SELinux
10 5 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.70%) DatAdvantage
11 4 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.70%) yum
Vendors
1 66 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.99%) Sybase
3 40 (6.98%) SAP
4 36 (6.28%) Red Hat
5 35 (6.11%) Siebel
6 30 (5.24%) Veritas
7 28 (4.89%) IBM
7 28 (4.89%) VMware
8 26 (4.54%) Informatica
9 22 (3.84%) DataSynapse
10 19 (3.32%) WorldPay
11 18 (3.14%) Cognos
12 13 (2.27%) HP
12 13 (2.27%) NetApp
13 12 (2.09%) ServiceNow
14 10 (1.75%) Cisco
15 9 (1.57%) EMC
15 9 (1.57%) Sun
16 8 (1.40%) Hyperion
16 8 (1.40%) Remedy
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