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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 618 821 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.69% 11.15% 9.76%
As % of the Vendors category 23.56% 24.13% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 586 567
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Average hourly rate £70.15 £27.74 £43.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+152.92% -35.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
2623 3403 3418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.36% 46.20% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1817 2373 2332
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 96 95
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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.

1 540 (44.44%) SQL
2 478 (39.34%) Finance
3 353 (29.05%) Java
4 342 (28.15%) Banking
5 295 (24.28%) Oracle Database
6 276 (22.72%) Linux
7 257 (21.15%) UNIX
8 250 (20.58%) SQL Server
9 205 (16.87%) PL/SQL
10 181 (14.90%) Windows
11 174 (14.32%) Investment Banking
12 135 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 124 (10.21%) Spring
14 121 (9.96%) Relational Database
15 118 (9.71%) Microsoft
16 117 (9.63%) ETL
17 115 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
17 115 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
18 109 (8.97%) .NET
19 107 (8.81%) WebLogic
20 106 (8.72%) Front Office
21 105 (8.64%) Sybase
21 105 (8.64%) J2EE
22 99 (8.15%) Migration
23 98 (8.07%) XML
24 94 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
25 91 (7.49%) Web Services
25 91 (7.49%) Data Modelling
25 91 (7.49%) Shell Script
26 90 (7.41%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 107 (8.81%) WebLogic
2 89 (7.33%) WebSphere
3 70 (5.76%) Oracle Coherence
4 59 (4.86%) Tomcat
5 45 (3.70%) Apache
6 30 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 26 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 26 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
9 21 (1.73%) IIS
10 20 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
10 20 (1.65%) SAS
11 18 (1.48%) SharePoint
12 17 (1.40%) GlassFish
13 15 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (0.82%) MQSeries
15 9 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
16 8 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.66%) MS Exchange
17 7 (0.58%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 59 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.06%) MS Office
3 17 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.66%) 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
Business Applications
1 77 (6.34%) Oracle EBS
1 77 (6.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 35 (2.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 34 (2.80%) Oracle Payables
4 31 (2.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 30 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
6 25 (2.06%) Oracle Applications
7 22 (1.81%) Oracle Assets
8 19 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
9 16 (1.32%) Oracle iProcurement
10 15 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
11 14 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
12 13 (1.07%) Oracle CRM
12 13 (1.07%) RMDS
12 13 (1.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 12 (0.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 12 (0.99%) Documaker
14 10 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
15 7 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
16 6 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.82%) SaaS
4 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.25%) GitHub
5 3 (0.25%) IaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Taleo
6 2 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.082%) PaaS
7 1 (0.082%) Force.com
7 1 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.47%) HTTP
1 30 (2.47%) SAN
2 23 (1.89%) Internet
3 22 (1.81%) LDAP
4 19 (1.56%) Firewall
5 17 (1.40%) SSL
6 15 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.07%) HTTPS
8 12 (0.99%) SSH
9 11 (0.91%) DNS
9 11 (0.91%) LAN
9 11 (0.91%) WAN
10 10 (0.82%) NAS
11 7 (0.58%) Intranet
11 7 (0.58%) Network Security
11 7 (0.58%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.58%) Multicast
12 6 (0.49%) FTP
13 5 (0.41%) VPN
13 5 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (24.28%) Oracle Database
2 250 (20.58%) SQL Server
3 135 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 121 (9.96%) Relational Database
5 115 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
6 75 (6.17%) RDBMS
7 63 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
8 57 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 55 (4.53%) Oracle ODI
10 46 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 42 (3.46%) MySQL
12 35 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 32 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (2.63%) DB2
14 30 (2.47%) QlikView
15 29 (2.39%) Big Data
16 24 (1.98%) Hadoop
17 21 (1.73%) MongoDB
17 21 (1.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 20 (1.65%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 76 (6.26%) Maven
2 59 (4.86%) JIRA
3 56 (4.61%) JUnit
4 39 (3.21%) Subversion
5 35 (2.88%) Git (software)
6 32 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 32 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 27 (2.22%) Ant
8 24 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (1.89%) Visual Studio
10 21 (1.73%) CruiseControl
11 20 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.40%) Toad
13 15 (1.23%) Eclipse
13 15 (1.23%) Selenium
14 13 (1.07%) Mercurial
15 11 (0.91%) Hudson
16 10 (0.82%) Gerrit
16 10 (0.82%) Mockito
17 9 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 478 (39.34%) Finance
2 342 (28.15%) Banking
3 174 (14.32%) Investment Banking
4 106 (8.72%) Front Office
5 56 (4.61%) Retail
6 36 (2.96%) Back Office
7 30 (2.47%) Billing
8 24 (1.98%) Advertising
8 24 (1.98%) General Ledger
9 22 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.40%) Marketing
11 14 (1.15%) Publishing
12 13 (1.07%) Telecoms
12 13 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.91%) Legal
14 10 (0.82%) Games
14 10 (0.82%) German Language
15 9 (0.74%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.41%) French Language
17 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 387 (31.85%) Developer
2 184 (15.14%) Analyst
3 138 (11.36%) Architect
4 128 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 96 (7.90%) Consultant
6 79 (6.50%) DBA
7 63 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
8 59 (4.86%) Oracle Developer
9 58 (4.77%) Project Manager
10 56 (4.61%) Oracle Consultant
11 51 (4.20%) Administrator
12 48 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
13 45 (3.70%) Support Analyst
14 42 (3.46%) Business Analyst
15 39 (3.21%) Applications Support
15 39 (3.21%) Senior Developer
16 27 (2.22%) SQL Developer
17 26 (2.14%) Infrastructure Architect
18 25 (2.06%) C# Developer
19 23 (1.89%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (10.21%) Spring
2 109 (8.97%) .NET
3 105 (8.64%) J2EE
4 98 (8.07%) XML
5 91 (7.49%) Web Services
6 82 (6.75%) Middleware
7 77 (6.34%) Hibernate
8 75 (6.17%) HTML
9 60 (4.94%) JMS
10 51 (4.20%) CSS
11 46 (3.79%) Oracle Fusion
12 43 (3.54%) JDBC
13 34 (2.80%) SOAP
14 32 (2.63%) jQuery
15 30 (2.47%) JSP
16 26 (2.14%) WebCenter
17 25 (2.06%) XSLT
18 24 (1.98%) Java EE
19 23 (1.89%) ASP.NET
20 19 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.86%) Fixed Income
2 58 (4.77%) Derivative
3 56 (4.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 37 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.55%) Data Integration
6 28 (2.30%) Credit Risk
7 25 (2.06%) Clustering
8 22 (1.81%) Open Source
9 21 (1.73%) Market Risk
9 21 (1.73%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.32%) NHS
12 15 (1.23%) Replication
12 15 (1.23%) Equities
13 12 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
14 11 (0.91%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.82%) SWIFT
16 9 (0.74%) Visualisation
16 9 (0.74%) Client/Server
17 8 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 276 (22.72%) Linux
2 257 (21.15%) UNIX
3 181 (14.90%) Windows
4 74 (6.09%) Solaris
5 61 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
7 18 (1.48%) AIX
8 17 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.33%) SELinux
11 4 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.33%) SUSE
11 4 (0.33%) VMS
11 4 (0.33%) HPUX
12 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.25%) Debian
12 3 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (9.63%) ETL
2 115 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
3 99 (8.15%) Migration
4 94 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
5 91 (7.49%) Data Modelling
6 85 (7.00%) ITIL
7 82 (6.75%) SOA
7 82 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (5.43%) Analytics
10 65 (5.35%) Scrum
11 63 (5.19%) OO
12 61 (5.02%) E-Commerce
13 60 (4.94%) Project Management
14 59 (4.86%) TDD
15 56 (4.61%) Release Management
16 54 (4.44%) Multithreading
17 49 (4.03%) Data Migration
18 47 (3.87%) Data Analysis
19 46 (3.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 540 (44.44%) SQL
2 353 (29.05%) Java
3 205 (16.87%) PL/SQL
4 91 (7.49%) Shell Script
5 90 (7.41%) C#
6 77 (6.34%) Python
7 68 (5.60%) JavaScript
8 58 (4.77%) Perl
9 51 (4.20%) Bash Shell
10 38 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 36 (2.96%) C++
12 32 (2.63%) C
13 26 (2.14%) VBA
14 23 (1.89%) VB
15 20 (1.65%) VBScript
16 18 (1.48%) PHP
17 17 (1.40%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.32%) Korn
19 14 (1.15%) Ruby
19 14 (1.15%) Jython
Qualifications
1 81 (6.67%) Degree
2 61 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.40%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.07%) ISEB
6 12 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.66%) PMP
8 8 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.58%) CISSP
9 7 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (0.25%) CISA
13 3 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.79%) QA
2 33 (2.72%) ISO 9001
3 32 (2.63%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.56%) SLA
5 7 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.25%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.25%) EMIR
6 3 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.16%) FATCA
7 2 (0.16%) Basel II
7 2 (0.16%) Basel III
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.082%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.082%) GAAP
8 1 (0.082%) COREP
8 1 (0.082%) FINREP
System Software
1 77 (6.34%) Oracle RAC
2 45 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 26 (2.14%) Active Directory
5 16 (1.32%) vCloud
6 13 (1.07%) XenServer
7 9 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.66%) NFS
9 7 (0.58%) SRDF
9 7 (0.58%) RHEV
10 6 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.33%) Samba
12 4 (0.33%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.33%) KVM
13 3 (0.25%) Xen
13 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
13 3 (0.25%) vSphere
14 2 (0.16%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 39 (3.21%) Tivoli
2 35 (2.88%) Data Guard
2 35 (2.88%) Puppet
3 34 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 25 (2.06%) Oracle Identity Management
5 22 (1.81%) Control-M
6 18 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.99%) Nagios
8 9 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
8 9 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 9 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.33%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.33%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
11 4 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 3 (0.25%) YUM
13 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 118 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 105 (8.64%) Sybase
3 76 (6.26%) VMware
4 62 (5.10%) Business Objects
5 58 (4.77%) Red Hat
6 52 (4.28%) IBM
7 48 (3.95%) Informatica
8 35 (2.88%) SAP
9 33 (2.72%) HP
9 33 (2.72%) Citrix
10 31 (2.55%) Cognos
11 30 (2.47%) Siebel
11 30 (2.47%) JBoss
12 28 (2.30%) Hyperion
13 23 (1.89%) Remedy
14 22 (1.81%) TIBCO
14 22 (1.81%) Teradata
14 22 (1.81%) Sun
15 18 (1.48%) Cisco
16 16 (1.32%) EMC
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