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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 16 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 444 801 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.87% 11.78% 10.60%
As % of the Vendors category 18.06% 26.45% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 592 496
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £45.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -28.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £21.46 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £38.50 £54.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.98% -11.75%
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
2459 3028 2642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 44.54% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1816 2172 1895
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 75 80
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.49 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 501 (46.05%) SQL
2 438 (40.26%) Finance
3 295 (27.11%) Java
4 284 (26.10%) Banking
5 247 (22.70%) UNIX
6 246 (22.61%) Linux
7 235 (21.60%) Oracle Database
8 212 (19.49%) PL/SQL
9 176 (16.18%) Windows
10 172 (15.81%) SQL Server
11 157 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
12 131 (12.04%) Investment Banking
13 111 (10.20%) .NET
14 109 (10.02%) C#
14 109 (10.02%) Relational Database
15 108 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
16 106 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
17 103 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
18 100 (9.19%) Shell Script
19 96 (8.82%) Spring
20 95 (8.73%) Middleware
20 95 (8.73%) Sybase
21 93 (8.55%) ETL
22 90 (8.27%) Migration
23 89 (8.18%) Data Modelling
23 89 (8.18%) Microsoft
24 85 (7.81%) XML
25 81 (7.44%) HTML
25 81 (7.44%) Front Office
25 81 (7.44%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 77 (7.08%) WebLogic
2 64 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 53 (4.87%) Tomcat
4 37 (3.40%) Oracle Coherence
5 32 (2.94%) Apache
6 30 (2.76%) SAS
7 28 (2.57%) JBoss
8 25 (2.30%) IIS
9 23 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
10 21 (1.93%) WebLogic Portal
11 18 (1.65%) GlassFish
12 15 (1.38%) SharePoint
12 15 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 15 (1.38%) CMS
13 14 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 14 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
15 9 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 54 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.84%) MS Office
3 19 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.83%) MS Project
7 1 (0.092%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.092%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 60 (5.51%) Oracle EBS
2 55 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
4 26 (2.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 24 (2.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 22 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
7 21 (1.93%) Oracle Cash Management
8 20 (1.84%) Oracle Assets
9 18 (1.65%) Documaker
10 17 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
11 16 (1.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 12 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
13 10 (0.92%) Markit EDM
14 9 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
14 9 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
15 8 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
15 8 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
16 7 (0.64%) SimCorp Dimension
16 7 (0.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.55%) SaaS
5 3 (0.28%) Taleo
6 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.18%) Heroku
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.092%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.092%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.21%) SAN
2 21 (1.93%) Internet
3 20 (1.84%) HTTP
4 17 (1.56%) Firewall
5 15 (1.38%) HTTPS
5 15 (1.38%) SSL
6 13 (1.19%) LDAP
7 12 (1.10%) DNS
8 9 (0.83%) NAS
8 9 (0.83%) Intranet
9 8 (0.74%) Multicast
10 7 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (0.64%) VLAN
10 7 (0.64%) FTP
11 6 (0.55%) VPN
11 6 (0.55%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.46%) NetScaler
12 5 (0.46%) Network Security
12 5 (0.46%) LAN
12 5 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (21.60%) Oracle Database
2 172 (15.81%) SQL Server
3 109 (10.02%) Relational Database
4 108 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
5 103 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 60 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 59 (5.42%) RDBMS
8 58 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
9 54 (4.96%) Oracle ODI
10 50 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
11 43 (3.95%) Big Data
12 33 (3.03%) DB2
12 33 (3.03%) MySQL
13 32 (2.94%) Hadoop
14 30 (2.76%) QlikView
15 23 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (1.93%) Oracle Exadata
18 18 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (4.69%) Maven
2 43 (3.95%) JIRA
3 35 (3.22%) Subversion
3 35 (3.22%) JUnit
4 23 (2.11%) CruiseControl
4 23 (2.11%) TeamCity
5 22 (2.02%) Ant
5 22 (2.02%) Toad
6 21 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
7 20 (1.84%) Git (software)
8 16 (1.47%) Jenkins
9 13 (1.19%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 12 (1.10%) Eclipse
11 11 (1.01%) Mockito
12 10 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (0.92%) Hudson
13 9 (0.83%) Selenium
13 9 (0.83%) NUnit
14 8 (0.74%) ClearCase
General
1 438 (40.26%) Finance
2 284 (26.10%) Banking
3 131 (12.04%) Investment Banking
4 81 (7.44%) Front Office
5 52 (4.78%) Retail
6 27 (2.48%) Back Office
7 26 (2.39%) Billing
8 25 (2.30%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.75%) Advertising
10 17 (1.56%) General Ledger
11 14 (1.29%) Manufacturing
12 13 (1.19%) Telecoms
13 12 (1.10%) Legal
13 12 (1.10%) Games
14 11 (1.01%) Marketing
15 8 (0.74%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.55%) Publishing
17 2 (0.18%) Electronics
17 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 381 (35.02%) Developer
2 159 (14.61%) Analyst
3 133 (12.22%) Java Developer
4 115 (10.57%) Architect
5 91 (8.36%) Consultant
6 75 (6.89%) Oracle Developer
7 70 (6.43%) DBA
8 56 (5.15%) Oracle DBA
9 50 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 50 (4.60%) Applications Support
10 47 (4.32%) Oracle Consultant
11 44 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 40 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
12 40 (3.68%) Administrator
13 32 (2.94%) Project Manager
13 32 (2.94%) Business Analyst
14 28 (2.57%) SQL Developer
14 28 (2.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 25 (2.30%) Applications Support Analyst
16 24 (2.21%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (10.20%) .NET
2 96 (8.82%) Spring
3 95 (8.73%) Middleware
4 85 (7.81%) XML
5 81 (7.44%) HTML
6 80 (7.35%) Web Services
7 66 (6.07%) Hibernate
8 50 (4.60%) JDBC
9 49 (4.50%) J2EE
10 47 (4.32%) JMS
11 42 (3.86%) Oracle Fusion
12 34 (3.13%) CSS
13 29 (2.67%) jQuery
13 29 (2.67%) SOAP
14 27 (2.48%) JSP
14 27 (2.48%) REST
15 24 (2.21%) WebCenter
16 22 (2.02%) HTML5
16 22 (2.02%) ASP.NET
17 19 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (4.96%) Derivative
3 46 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 44 (4.04%) Fixed Income
5 35 (3.22%) Computer Science
6 24 (2.21%) Replication
7 23 (2.11%) Market Risk
8 20 (1.84%) SWIFT
8 20 (1.84%) Data Integration
9 18 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.56%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.47%) Equities
11 16 (1.47%) Clustering
12 15 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 15 (1.38%) Credit Derivative
13 14 (1.29%) Grid Computing
14 11 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.01%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.92%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 247 (22.70%) UNIX
2 246 (22.61%) Linux
3 176 (16.18%) Windows
4 45 (4.14%) Solaris
5 37 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (2.30%) AIX
7 23 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
8 16 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.64%) VMS
11 5 (0.46%) OpenVMS
11 5 (0.46%) HPUX
11 5 (0.46%) SUSE
12 4 (0.37%) Android
12 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.092%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
3 93 (8.55%) ETL
4 90 (8.27%) Migration
5 89 (8.18%) Data Modelling
6 79 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
7 74 (6.80%) ITIL
8 67 (6.16%) SOA
9 61 (5.61%) Multithreading
10 54 (4.96%) Project Management
11 51 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (4.69%) OO
11 51 (4.69%) Scrum
12 50 (4.60%) Unit Testing
12 50 (4.60%) TDD
13 48 (4.41%) Analytics
14 45 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
15 43 (3.95%) E-Commerce
16 42 (3.86%) Release Management
17 41 (3.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 501 (46.05%) SQL
2 295 (27.11%) Java
3 212 (19.49%) PL/SQL
4 109 (10.02%) C#
5 100 (9.19%) Shell Script
6 75 (6.89%) JavaScript
7 56 (5.15%) Python
8 54 (4.96%) Perl
9 47 (4.32%) C++
10 37 (3.40%) C
11 32 (2.94%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 23 (2.11%) VBA
14 22 (2.02%) T-SQL
15 21 (1.93%) VB
16 17 (1.56%) Jython
17 15 (1.38%) VBScript
18 14 (1.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 11 (1.01%) PHP
20 10 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (5.79%) Degree
2 53 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.92%) ISEB
5 10 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.55%) CISSP
8 5 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.37%) Siebel Certification
9 4 (0.37%) MCITP
9 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.28%) RHCT
10 3 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.28%) OCP
10 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.58%) QA
2 25 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.64%) SLA
5 4 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.28%) Basel II
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.18%) Basel III
7 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.18%) COREP
7 2 (0.18%) FINREP
7 2 (0.18%) EMIR
8 1 (0.092%) COBIT
8 1 (0.092%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.092%) GAAP
System Software
1 62 (5.70%) Oracle RAC
2 39 (3.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 38 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 14 (1.29%) XenServer
6 9 (0.83%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.74%) NFS
8 5 (0.46%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.37%) SRDF
9 4 (0.37%) XenApp
9 4 (0.37%) Platform Symphony
9 4 (0.37%) KVM
10 3 (0.28%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.28%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (0.28%) vSphere
10 3 (0.28%) Xen
10 3 (0.28%) Firmware
11 2 (0.18%) Squid
11 2 (0.18%) HDFS
11 2 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 32 (2.94%) Control-M
3 31 (2.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 29 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (2.11%) Data Guard
6 17 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Management
7 12 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 12 (1.10%) Puppet
8 9 (0.83%) Nagios
8 9 (0.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 8 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (0.55%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
13 4 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.28%) SELinux
14 3 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.28%) OpenSSO
14 3 (0.28%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 95 (8.73%) Sybase
2 89 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 59 (5.42%) IBM
4 58 (5.33%) VMware
5 39 (3.58%) Business Objects
6 38 (3.49%) HP
7 37 (3.40%) Red Hat
8 34 (3.13%) SAP
8 34 (3.13%) Citrix
8 34 (3.13%) Informatica
9 32 (2.94%) Remedy
10 30 (2.76%) Siebel
11 26 (2.39%) TIBCO
12 16 (1.47%) Hyperion
13 15 (1.38%) Cisco
13 15 (1.38%) Adobe
13 15 (1.38%) Cognos
14 14 (1.29%) Teradata
14 14 (1.29%) LANDesk
15 13 (1.19%) BMC
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