The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 619 794 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.50% 11.18% 9.82%
As % of the Vendors category 23.63% 24.33% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 576 569
Average daily rate
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£463 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £336 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 7
Average hourly rate £48.83 £27.97 £27.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.56% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.77 £11.20 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.89 £59.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -9.33%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2620 3264 3373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.42% 45.94% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 2280 2320
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £268
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 54 116 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
London

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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 544 (44.52%) SQL
2 476 (38.95%) Finance
3 370 (30.28%) Java
4 356 (29.13%) Banking
5 298 (24.39%) Oracle Database
6 272 (22.26%) Linux
7 251 (20.54%) UNIX
8 236 (19.31%) SQL Server
9 197 (16.12%) PL/SQL
10 179 (14.65%) Investment Banking
11 171 (13.99%) Windows
12 140 (11.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 130 (10.64%) Spring
14 119 (9.74%) Relational Database
15 118 (9.66%) Microsoft
16 110 (9.00%) J2EE
17 109 (8.92%) Sybase
17 109 (8.92%) WebLogic
17 109 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
17 109 (8.92%) ETL
18 108 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
19 101 (8.27%) XML
19 101 (8.27%) Front Office
20 100 (8.18%) .NET
21 97 (7.94%) Web Services
22 96 (7.86%) Oracle EBS
23 91 (7.45%) ITIL
24 90 (7.36%) Solaris
24 90 (7.36%) Performance Tuning
25 89 (7.28%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 109 (8.92%) WebLogic
2 86 (7.04%) WebSphere
3 71 (5.81%) Oracle Coherence
4 60 (4.91%) Tomcat
5 48 (3.93%) Apache
6 31 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 29 (2.37%) Oracle Service Bus
8 26 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
9 24 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 18 (1.47%) SAS
11 17 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
11 17 (1.39%) IIS
11 17 (1.39%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.39%) GlassFish
12 11 (0.90%) TIBCO EMS
12 11 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 11 (0.90%) MQSeries
13 8 (0.65%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.57%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 59 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.05%) MS Office
3 17 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.65%) MS Project
5 8 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.25%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.082%) SPSS
8 1 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.082%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.082%) GIMP
8 1 (0.082%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 96 (7.86%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (5.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 32 (2.62%) Oracle Payables
4 30 (2.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 30 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
5 28 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
6 25 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
7 23 (1.88%) Oracle Financials
8 18 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
9 15 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
10 14 (1.15%) RMDS
10 14 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
11 12 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
12 11 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
12 11 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (0.74%) Documaker
14 8 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
14 8 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 7 (0.57%) Oracle FAH
15 7 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.65%) SaaS
5 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.25%) GitHub
5 3 (0.25%) IaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Taleo
7 1 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.082%) Force.com
7 1 (0.082%) PaaS
7 1 (0.082%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.62%) SAN
2 28 (2.29%) HTTP
3 24 (1.96%) LDAP
4 21 (1.72%) Internet
5 19 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 16 (1.31%) WAN
7 14 (1.15%) LAN
7 14 (1.15%) SSL
8 13 (1.06%) Firewall
8 13 (1.06%) NAS
9 12 (0.98%) SSH
10 9 (0.74%) DNS
10 9 (0.74%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.57%) Multicast
12 7 (0.57%) FCoE
13 6 (0.49%) Intranet
13 6 (0.49%) FTP
14 4 (0.33%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 236 (19.31%) SQL Server
3 140 (11.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 119 (9.74%) Relational Database
5 109 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (6.30%) RDBMS
7 63 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
7 63 (5.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 44 (3.60%) MySQL
8 44 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
9 43 (3.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 38 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (2.45%) DB2
13 29 (2.37%) Hadoop
14 25 (2.05%) Big Data
14 25 (2.05%) QlikView
15 22 (1.80%) MongoDB
16 21 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 82 (6.71%) Maven
2 60 (4.91%) JIRA
3 49 (4.01%) JUnit
4 40 (3.27%) Subversion
5 33 (2.70%) Ant
5 33 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 33 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 29 (2.37%) TeamCity
7 27 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
8 22 (1.80%) Toad
9 21 (1.72%) Visual Studio
9 21 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 18 (1.47%) CruiseControl
10 18 (1.47%) Selenium
11 15 (1.23%) Mercurial
12 13 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
13 12 (0.98%) Hudson
13 12 (0.98%) Gerrit
13 12 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 476 (38.95%) Finance
2 356 (29.13%) Banking
3 179 (14.65%) Investment Banking
4 101 (8.27%) Front Office
5 46 (3.76%) Retail
6 39 (3.19%) Back Office
7 27 (2.21%) Billing
8 24 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.80%) Advertising
10 17 (1.39%) Marketing
11 15 (1.23%) General Ledger
12 13 (1.06%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.98%) German Language
13 12 (0.98%) Publishing
14 11 (0.90%) Legal
15 9 (0.74%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.65%) Games
17 7 (0.57%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.41%) French Language
19 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 395 (32.32%) Developer
2 184 (15.06%) Analyst
3 131 (10.72%) Java Developer
4 130 (10.64%) Architect
5 82 (6.71%) Consultant
6 79 (6.46%) DBA
7 64 (5.24%) Oracle DBA
8 59 (4.83%) Project Manager
9 57 (4.66%) Oracle Developer
10 50 (4.09%) Administrator
10 50 (4.09%) Oracle Consultant
11 47 (3.85%) Business Analyst
12 41 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
13 40 (3.27%) Support Analyst
14 37 (3.03%) Senior Developer
15 35 (2.86%) Applications Support
16 26 (2.13%) Data Analyst
16 26 (2.13%) C# Developer
17 24 (1.96%) SQL Developer
18 23 (1.88%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (10.64%) Spring
2 110 (9.00%) J2EE
3 101 (8.27%) XML
4 100 (8.18%) .NET
5 97 (7.94%) Web Services
6 83 (6.79%) Middleware
7 80 (6.55%) HTML
8 75 (6.14%) Hibernate
9 61 (4.99%) JMS
10 58 (4.75%) CSS
11 46 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
12 40 (3.27%) JDBC
13 35 (2.86%) SOAP
14 33 (2.70%) jQuery
15 31 (2.54%) JSP
16 24 (1.96%) Java EE
16 24 (1.96%) WebCenter
17 21 (1.72%) JPA
17 21 (1.72%) XSLT
18 19 (1.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (4.99%) Derivative
2 60 (4.91%) Fixed Income
3 57 (4.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 33 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.62%) Credit Risk
5 32 (2.62%) Clustering
6 29 (2.37%) Data Integration
7 24 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.88%) Open Source
9 21 (1.72%) NHS
9 21 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.55%) Replication
11 18 (1.47%) Equities
11 18 (1.47%) Market Risk
12 11 (0.90%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
14 9 (0.74%) Statistics
14 9 (0.74%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.74%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 272 (22.26%) Linux
2 251 (20.54%) UNIX
3 171 (13.99%) Windows
4 90 (7.36%) Solaris
5 69 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
7 17 (1.39%) AIX
8 14 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.49%) CentOS
10 6 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.33%) SELinux
11 4 (0.33%) SUSE
11 4 (0.33%) Debian
11 4 (0.33%) HPUX
12 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.25%) Fedora
12 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (8.92%) ETL
2 108 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
3 91 (7.45%) ITIL
4 90 (7.36%) Performance Tuning
5 88 (7.20%) Data Modelling
6 87 (7.12%) SOA
6 87 (7.12%) Migration
7 86 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (5.97%) OO
8 73 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (5.40%) Scrum
10 64 (5.24%) TDD
10 64 (5.24%) Analytics
11 59 (4.83%) E-Commerce
11 59 (4.83%) Project Management
12 56 (4.58%) Release Management
13 53 (4.34%) Multithreading
14 46 (3.76%) Data Analysis
15 45 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 44 (3.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 544 (44.52%) SQL
2 370 (30.28%) Java
3 197 (16.12%) PL/SQL
4 89 (7.28%) Shell Script
5 87 (7.12%) C#
6 80 (6.55%) Python
7 69 (5.65%) Perl
8 67 (5.48%) JavaScript
9 49 (4.01%) Bash Shell
10 38 (3.11%) C++
11 37 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 34 (2.78%) C
13 27 (2.21%) VB
14 25 (2.05%) VBA
15 21 (1.72%) PHP
16 20 (1.64%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.64%) VBScript
17 16 (1.31%) Ruby
18 15 (1.23%) Korn
18 15 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (6.14%) Degree
2 68 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 12 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.90%) ISEB
7 9 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.57%) PMP
8 7 (0.57%) CISSP
9 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.25%) GIAC
11 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.25%) CISA
12 2 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.52%) SLA
1 43 (3.52%) QA
2 34 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 32 (2.62%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.57%) EMIR
4 7 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.33%) FATCA
6 3 (0.25%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.16%) Basel II
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.082%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.082%) Basel III
System Software
1 75 (6.14%) Oracle RAC
2 47 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 27 (2.21%) Active Directory
5 20 (1.64%) vCloud
6 15 (1.23%) XenServer
7 12 (0.98%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.90%) NFS
9 10 (0.82%) SRDF
9 10 (0.82%) KVM
10 8 (0.65%) RHEV
11 7 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (0.57%) Xen
12 6 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.33%) Samba
13 4 (0.33%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.33%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.16%) Snort
14 2 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 39 (3.19%) Tivoli
2 38 (3.11%) Puppet
3 34 (2.78%) Data Guard
4 31 (2.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 23 (1.88%) Control-M
6 22 (1.80%) Oracle Identity Management
7 17 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (0.98%) Nagios
9 10 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 8 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.41%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.33%) BladeLogic
13 4 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 3 (0.25%) CA SiteMinder
14 3 (0.25%) YUM
14 3 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 118 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 109 (8.92%) Sybase
3 73 (5.97%) VMware
4 67 (5.48%) Red Hat
5 56 (4.58%) Business Objects
6 47 (3.85%) IBM
6 47 (3.85%) Informatica
7 32 (2.62%) HP
7 32 (2.62%) Citrix
8 30 (2.45%) Cognos
8 30 (2.45%) SAP
9 29 (2.37%) Hyperion
10 27 (2.21%) JBoss
11 25 (2.05%) Sun
12 24 (1.96%) Siebel
13 21 (1.72%) TIBCO
14 20 (1.64%) Teradata
14 20 (1.64%) EMC
15 18 (1.47%) NetApp
16 17 (1.39%) Cisco
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