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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 17 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 406 645 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.02% 11.17% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 18.90% 26.20% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 454 350
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +22.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -0.76%
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
2148 2462 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.65% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1682 1710
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 58
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 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 5 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.

1 416 (48.32%) SQL
2 336 (39.02%) Finance
3 238 (27.64%) Java
4 222 (25.78%) Banking
5 210 (24.39%) Linux
6 179 (20.79%) UNIX
6 179 (20.79%) Oracle Database
7 155 (18.00%) SQL Server
8 149 (17.31%) PL/SQL
9 140 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
10 134 (15.56%) Windows
11 94 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
12 93 (10.80%) Investment Banking
13 91 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
14 90 (10.45%) .NET
15 89 (10.34%) Relational Database
16 87 (10.10%) C#
17 78 (9.06%) Oracle Database 11g
18 76 (8.83%) Sybase
18 76 (8.83%) Middleware
19 74 (8.59%) Microsoft
20 73 (8.48%) IBM
21 71 (8.25%) ETL
22 70 (8.13%) Data Modelling
22 70 (8.13%) JavaScript
23 69 (8.01%) HTML
23 69 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
24 66 (7.67%) Migration
25 63 (7.32%) WebLogic
25 63 (7.32%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 56 (6.50%) WebSphere
3 33 (3.83%) Tomcat
4 29 (3.37%) SAS
5 28 (3.25%) Apache
6 21 (2.44%) IIS
7 19 (2.21%) Oracle Coherence
7 19 (2.21%) JBoss
7 19 (2.21%) CMS
8 18 (2.09%) SharePoint
9 15 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (1.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (1.05%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.93%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
14 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 47 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.86%) MS Office
3 14 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (1.28%) MS Project
5 5 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.46%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 33 (3.83%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (1.39%) Oracle Cash Management
4 10 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (1.16%) Documaker
5 9 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
6 8 (0.93%) Markit EDM
7 7 (0.81%) Oracle HRMS
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.58%) HFM
9 5 (0.58%) RMDS
10 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.51%) SaaS
2 12 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.23%) Taleo
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.12%) LucidChart
7 1 (0.12%) Heroku
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.97%) Internet
2 16 (1.86%) SAN
3 12 (1.39%) HTTP
4 11 (1.28%) Firewall
5 9 (1.05%) Intranet
6 8 (0.93%) SSL
7 7 (0.81%) NAS
7 7 (0.81%) LAN
7 7 (0.81%) WAN
8 6 (0.70%) DNS
8 6 (0.70%) LDAP
9 5 (0.58%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.35%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.23%) FTP
12 2 (0.23%) Broadband
12 2 (0.23%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.23%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (20.79%) Oracle Database
2 155 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 91 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
4 89 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 78 (9.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 46 (5.34%) Oracle Reports
6 46 (5.34%) RDBMS
7 42 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 37 (4.30%) MySQL
9 35 (4.07%) Oracle Database 10g
10 34 (3.95%) Big Data
11 31 (3.60%) Hadoop
12 29 (3.37%) Oracle ODI
13 26 (3.02%) DB2
14 24 (2.79%) QlikView
15 22 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
17 16 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
18 12 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (5.11%) Maven
2 37 (4.30%) JIRA
3 31 (3.60%) Subversion
4 24 (2.79%) Toad
4 24 (2.79%) Jenkins
5 23 (2.67%) Ant
6 19 (2.21%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.97%) Git (software)
8 16 (1.86%) JUnit
9 15 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (1.63%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (1.16%) Selenium
13 9 (1.05%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (0.93%) CruiseControl
15 7 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.81%) Hudson
16 6 (0.70%) ClearCase
16 6 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 336 (39.02%) Finance
2 222 (25.78%) Banking
3 93 (10.80%) Investment Banking
4 51 (5.92%) Front Office
5 43 (4.99%) Retail
6 30 (3.48%) Financial Institution
7 23 (2.67%) Back Office
8 20 (2.32%) Advertising
9 16 (1.86%) Billing
10 13 (1.51%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.05%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.05%) Legal
12 7 (0.81%) Marketing
13 6 (0.70%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.46%) Games
15 3 (0.35%) Publishing
16 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.23%) German Language
17 1 (0.12%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 279 (32.40%) Developer
2 164 (19.05%) Analyst
3 100 (11.61%) Java Developer
4 87 (10.10%) Architect
5 60 (6.97%) Consultant
6 58 (6.74%) DBA
7 54 (6.27%) Oracle Developer
8 51 (5.92%) Oracle DBA
9 45 (5.23%) Business Analyst
10 44 (5.11%) Applications Support
11 40 (4.65%) Senior Developer
12 38 (4.41%) Support Analyst
13 29 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
14 25 (2.90%) Oracle Consultant
15 23 (2.67%) Administrator
15 23 (2.67%) Project Manager
16 21 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
17 20 (2.32%) C# Developer
17 20 (2.32%) Systems Analyst
17 20 (2.32%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (10.45%) .NET
2 76 (8.83%) Middleware
3 69 (8.01%) HTML
4 63 (7.32%) Spring
5 62 (7.20%) Web Services
6 59 (6.85%) XML
7 36 (4.18%) J2EE
8 35 (4.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 34 (3.95%) Hibernate
10 32 (3.72%) CSS
11 28 (3.25%) JMS
12 25 (2.90%) SOAP
12 25 (2.90%) jQuery
13 24 (2.79%) REST
14 22 (2.56%) JDBC
14 22 (2.56%) JSP
15 16 (1.86%) HTML5
16 15 (1.74%) WebCenter
16 15 (1.74%) Apache Flex
17 14 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.76%) Derivative
3 30 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.79%) Replication
6 19 (2.21%) Equities
7 18 (2.09%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.09%) SWIFT
8 16 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.74%) Mathematics
9 15 (1.74%) Clustering
10 12 (1.39%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.39%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.39%) Market Risk
11 10 (1.16%) Grid Computing
11 10 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.05%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.05%) Open Source
13 7 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 210 (24.39%) Linux
2 179 (20.79%) UNIX
3 134 (15.56%) Windows
4 39 (4.53%) Solaris
5 30 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.79%) AIX
7 14 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.46%) HPUX
10 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.46%) Android
11 3 (0.35%) VMS
11 3 (0.35%) OpenVMS
11 3 (0.35%) SUSE
12 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (8.25%) ETL
4 70 (8.13%) Data Modelling
5 66 (7.67%) Migration
6 61 (7.08%) ITIL
7 55 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
8 53 (6.16%) Project Management
9 47 (5.46%) TDD
10 46 (5.34%) SOA
11 44 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 43 (4.99%) Scrum
13 41 (4.76%) OO
14 38 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (4.30%) E-Commerce
15 37 (4.30%) Analytics
16 35 (4.07%) Multithreading
17 34 (3.95%) Data Analysis
18 33 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 32 (3.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 416 (48.32%) SQL
2 238 (27.64%) Java
3 149 (17.31%) PL/SQL
4 87 (10.10%) C#
5 70 (8.13%) JavaScript
6 63 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 50 (5.81%) Perl
8 42 (4.88%) Python
9 37 (4.30%) C++
10 31 (3.60%) VBA
11 28 (3.25%) C
12 21 (2.44%) VB
13 19 (2.21%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.09%) PHP
15 17 (1.97%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.97%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.86%) VBScript
17 10 (1.16%) Scala
18 9 (1.05%) Ruby
19 5 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (5.46%) Degree
2 32 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.44%) VCP4
4 15 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.51%) ISEB
7 8 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.58%) OCP
11 4 (0.46%) CISSP
11 4 (0.46%) Siebel Certification
12 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.35%) CISA
12 3 (0.35%) GIAC
13 2 (0.23%) ACCA
13 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.23%) PMP
13 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.30%) QA
2 15 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.81%) SLA
5 4 (0.46%) EMIR
5 4 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.35%) Basel II
7 2 (0.23%) COREP
7 2 (0.23%) FINREP
7 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.12%) FATCA
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) Basel III
8 1 (0.12%) WCAG
8 1 (0.12%) HL7
8 1 (0.12%) DICOM
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (6.04%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (1.97%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.58%) KVM
5 5 (0.58%) XenServer
6 4 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.46%) Platform Symphony
6 4 (0.46%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.35%) vCloud
7 3 (0.35%) RHEV
7 3 (0.35%) NFS
8 2 (0.23%) Squid
8 2 (0.23%) Xen
8 2 (0.23%) SRDF
8 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) Corosync
9 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (2.44%) Data Guard
1 21 (2.44%) Control-M
1 21 (2.44%) Tivoli
2 16 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (1.74%) Puppet
4 14 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (1.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 10 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 5 (0.58%) SELinux
6 5 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.58%) Nagios
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.35%) Oozie
7 3 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.35%) Netcool
7 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 76 (8.83%) Sybase
2 74 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 73 (8.48%) IBM
4 42 (4.88%) VMware
5 35 (4.07%) SAP
5 35 (4.07%) Red Hat
6 26 (3.02%) Business Objects
7 24 (2.79%) HP
8 22 (2.56%) Siebel
8 22 (2.56%) TIBCO
8 22 (2.56%) Remedy
9 21 (2.44%) Informatica
10 14 (1.63%) Hyperion
10 14 (1.63%) Citrix
10 14 (1.63%) Adobe
10 14 (1.63%) Cisco
11 13 (1.51%) Cognos
12 12 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.28%) Sun
13 11 (1.28%) Teradata
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