The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1999 2178 2294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.02% 9.63% 10.43%
As % of the Vendors category 20.22% 21.89% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1316 1416 1535
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.60 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% +83.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.92 £27.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £50.00 £85.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Oracle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9887 9951 9935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.61% 43.98% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6509 6240
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 206 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the London region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the London region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 497 £488 +2.78% 175
Docklands, London +4 24 £545 +4.80%
Canary Wharf 0 24 £475 -18.45%
Croydon -5 20 £369 -0.33% 1
Uxbridge +3 14 £315 +22.92% 2
Greenford - 7 - -
Brentford 0 6 £388 +33.62% 1
Ealing -3 3 £368 -6.96%
Hammersmith -3 3 £448 +58.40% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 £363 -3.33% 5
Paddington -7 2 £375 -34.78%
Welling - 2 £110 -
Bromley - 2 £263 -
Hounslow - 2 £438 - 1
Chessington +1 1 - -
West Drayton +1 1 £563 +59.57%
Chiswick -1 1 - -
Feltham -4 1 £425 +165.62%
Wembley - 1 £300 - 3
Osterley - 1 £320 -
Edgware - 1 £363 - 1
Isleworth - 1 - - 2
Hayes - 1 £425 - 3
Hackney - 1 £425 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1720 (42.98%) SQL
2 1192 (29.79%) Finance
3 1166 (29.14%) Java
4 876 (21.89%) Linux
5 822 (20.54%) Oracle Database
6 799 (19.97%) UNIX
7 772 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
8 731 (18.27%) SQL Server
9 719 (17.97%) Banking
10 616 (15.39%) PL/SQL
11 591 (14.77%) Windows
12 435 (10.87%) .NET
13 422 (10.54%) XML
14 415 (10.37%) Relational Database
15 405 (10.12%) Data Warehouse
16 400 (10.00%) JavaScript
17 378 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
18 374 (9.35%) C#
19 360 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
20 359 (8.97%) Microsoft
21 355 (8.87%) Investment Banking
22 354 (8.85%) ETL
23 352 (8.80%) HTML
24 349 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
25 339 (8.47%) Web Services
26 323 (8.07%) Data Modelling
27 309 (7.72%) WebLogic
28 291 (7.27%) Migration
28 291 (7.27%) Security Cleared
29 289 (7.22%) J2EE

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 309 (7.72%) WebLogic
2 197 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 157 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 153 (3.82%) Apache
5 129 (3.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 118 (2.95%) IIS
7 95 (2.37%) JBoss
8 76 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
8 76 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 73 (1.82%) SAS
10 67 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 54 (1.35%) MQSeries
12 48 (1.20%) Confluence
13 43 (1.07%) CMS
14 33 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
15 32 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
16 29 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
17 28 (0.70%) MS Exchange
17 28 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
18 27 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 221 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 88 (2.20%) MS Office
3 69 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (0.67%) MS Project
6 11 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.20%) SPSS
7 8 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.075%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.075%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.050%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 244 (6.10%) Oracle EBS
2 204 (5.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 95 (2.37%) Oracle Financials
4 87 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 85 (2.12%) Oracle Applications
6 76 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
7 67 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
8 66 (1.65%) Oracle Receivables
9 58 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
10 33 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
11 30 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
12 28 (0.70%) RMDS
12 28 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 27 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
14 26 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
15 25 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
15 25 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
16 24 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
17 17 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 17 (0.42%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 89 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (0.70%) SaaS
3 27 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (0.45%) Taleo
4 18 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (0.42%) Amazon S3
6 15 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.30%) PaaS
9 11 (0.27%) Office 365
10 10 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
10 10 (0.25%) Heroku
11 9 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (0.22%) CloudFront
12 8 (0.20%) Engine Yard
13 7 (0.17%) IaaS
13 7 (0.17%) GitHub
14 6 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 147 (3.67%) SAN
2 131 (3.27%) Firewall
3 103 (2.57%) HTTP
4 75 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 74 (1.85%) DNS
6 66 (1.65%) Internet
7 48 (1.20%) LDAP
7 48 (1.20%) WAN
8 47 (1.17%) NAS
9 45 (1.12%) LAN
10 34 (0.85%) SSL
11 26 (0.65%) DHCP
12 23 (0.57%) VLAN
13 21 (0.52%) VPN
14 19 (0.47%) FTP
15 18 (0.45%) VoIP
15 18 (0.45%) HTTPS
15 18 (0.45%) BIG-IP
16 17 (0.42%) Intranet
17 16 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 822 (20.54%) Oracle Database
2 731 (18.27%) SQL Server
3 415 (10.37%) Relational Database
4 405 (10.12%) Data Warehouse
5 360 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 233 (5.82%) RDBMS
7 227 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
8 194 (4.85%) MySQL
9 140 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 127 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
11 126 (3.15%) DB2
11 126 (3.15%) Hadoop
12 120 (3.00%) MongoDB
12 120 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 110 (2.75%) QlikView
14 99 (2.47%) Big Data
15 96 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 92 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
17 80 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 78 (1.95%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 235 (5.87%) Maven
2 223 (5.57%) Subversion
3 192 (4.80%) JIRA
4 163 (4.07%) Jenkins
5 140 (3.50%) Git (software)
6 133 (3.32%) Ant
7 125 (3.12%) JUnit
8 112 (2.80%) Eclipse
9 96 (2.40%) TeamCity
10 81 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
11 77 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 67 (1.67%) Toad
13 62 (1.55%) Selenium
14 55 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
15 50 (1.25%) jMock
16 41 (1.02%) Gradle
17 38 (0.95%) NUnit
18 37 (0.92%) ERwin
19 35 (0.87%) ClearCase
20 34 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 1192 (29.79%) Finance
2 719 (17.97%) Banking
3 355 (8.87%) Investment Banking
4 219 (5.47%) Retail
5 176 (4.40%) Front Office
6 74 (1.85%) Marketing
6 74 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 64 (1.60%) Back Office
8 52 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 46 (1.15%) Advertising
10 39 (0.97%) Billing
11 37 (0.92%) General Ledger
12 34 (0.85%) Legal
13 28 (0.70%) Games
14 26 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 21 (0.52%) Publishing
16 14 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.27%) Law
19 6 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1382 (34.53%) Developer
2 537 (13.42%) Analyst
3 476 (11.89%) Architect
4 409 (10.22%) Java Developer
5 393 (9.82%) Consultant
6 244 (6.10%) Oracle Developer
7 184 (4.60%) Oracle Consultant
8 166 (4.15%) Project Manager
9 164 (4.10%) Business Analyst
10 159 (3.97%) DBA
11 149 (3.72%) Senior Developer
12 128 (3.20%) Administrator
13 111 (2.77%) Oracle DBA
14 110 (2.75%) Applications Support
15 109 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
16 107 (2.67%) C# Developer
17 96 (2.40%) Support Analyst
18 94 (2.35%) Technical Architect
19 89 (2.22%) C++ Developer
20 78 (1.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (10.87%) .NET
2 422 (10.54%) XML
3 352 (8.80%) HTML
4 339 (8.47%) Web Services
5 289 (7.22%) J2EE
6 282 (7.05%) Spring
7 274 (6.85%) Middleware
8 197 (4.92%) CSS
9 175 (4.37%) Hibernate
10 144 (3.60%) SOAP
11 138 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
12 124 (3.10%) REST
13 112 (2.80%) JSP
14 110 (2.75%) JMS
15 107 (2.67%) jQuery
16 105 (2.62%) HTML5
17 104 (2.60%) JSON
18 102 (2.55%) ASP.NET
19 94 (2.35%) Java EE
20 82 (2.05%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 349 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 173 (4.32%) Computer Science
3 135 (3.37%) Fixed Income
4 122 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 114 (2.85%) Derivative
6 100 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 91 (2.27%) Clustering
8 84 (2.10%) Open Source
9 68 (1.70%) Replication
10 58 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 49 (1.22%) Data Integration
12 44 (1.10%) Equities
13 43 (1.07%) Data Structures
14 41 (1.02%) Hedge funds
15 37 (0.92%) User Experience
16 34 (0.85%) Visualisation
17 33 (0.82%) DataPower
17 33 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
17 33 (0.82%) Mathematics
18 31 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 876 (21.89%) Linux
2 799 (19.97%) UNIX
3 591 (14.77%) Windows
4 178 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 159 (3.97%) Solaris
6 137 (3.42%) AIX
7 62 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (0.82%) Ubuntu
10 32 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
11 29 (0.72%) CentOS
12 26 (0.65%) HPUX
13 23 (0.57%) SUSE
14 22 (0.55%) Android
14 22 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (0.40%) Windows XP
15 16 (0.40%) Windows 7
16 15 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 15 (0.37%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 772 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
3 354 (8.85%) ETL
4 323 (8.07%) Data Modelling
5 291 (7.27%) Migration
6 277 (6.92%) ITIL
7 265 (6.62%) Scrum
8 257 (6.42%) SOA
9 252 (6.30%) OO
10 242 (6.05%) TDD
11 236 (5.90%) Project Management
12 226 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
13 203 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
14 185 (4.62%) Multithreading
15 177 (4.42%) Workflow
16 161 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
17 153 (3.82%) E-Commerce
18 152 (3.80%) CRM
18 152 (3.80%) Analytics
19 151 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1720 (42.98%) SQL
2 1166 (29.14%) Java
3 616 (15.39%) PL/SQL
4 400 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 374 (9.35%) C#
6 270 (6.75%) Shell Script
7 240 (6.00%) Python
8 214 (5.35%) Perl
9 197 (4.92%) C++
10 102 (2.55%) Bash Shell
11 93 (2.32%) C
12 78 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 78 (1.95%) Ruby
13 75 (1.87%) VBA
14 71 (1.77%) VB
15 62 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 55 (1.37%) VBScript
17 54 (1.35%) PHP
18 49 (1.22%) Korn
19 46 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 291 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 275 (6.87%) Degree
3 137 (3.42%) DV Cleared
4 136 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 52 (1.30%) ISEB
6 40 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 34 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
8 27 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (0.60%) Sun Certification
10 21 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 19 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (0.42%) ACCA
12 17 (0.42%) CIMA
12 17 (0.42%) PMI Certification
13 16 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 14 (0.35%) OCPJP
15 12 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (0.27%) PMP
17 10 (0.25%) CCNA
18 9 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (3.65%) QA
2 50 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 21 (0.52%) SLA
4 15 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
6 12 (0.30%) EMIR
7 11 (0.27%) GAAP
8 9 (0.22%) FINREP
8 9 (0.22%) Solvency II
9 8 (0.20%) HL7
9 8 (0.20%) COREP
10 6 (0.15%) DICOM
11 5 (0.12%) Basel III
11 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (0.100%) GxP
12 4 (0.100%) WAI
13 3 (0.075%) FATCA
13 3 (0.075%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.075%) COBIT
14 2 (0.050%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 124 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
2 107 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 25 (0.62%) NFS
5 23 (0.57%) Xen
6 22 (0.55%) HDFS
7 21 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 20 (0.50%) vSphere
9 18 (0.45%) Hyper-V
10 17 (0.42%) VMware ESX
11 14 (0.35%) Apache Flume
12 12 (0.30%) XenApp
12 12 (0.30%) KVM
12 12 (0.30%) Docker
13 11 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
14 10 (0.25%) SRDF
15 9 (0.22%) Sendmail
16 8 (0.20%) Firmware
16 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 115 (2.87%) Puppet
2 75 (1.87%) Data Guard
3 57 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 55 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
5 53 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 50 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
7 44 (1.10%) BladeLogic
7 44 (1.10%) Control-M
8 43 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (0.87%) Tivoli
10 24 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
11 19 (0.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 18 (0.45%) Nagios
12 18 (0.45%) SCOM
12 18 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 17 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
14 14 (0.35%) Cobbler
15 12 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
15 12 (0.30%) Salt
16 11 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 359 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 280 (7.00%) IBM
3 265 (6.62%) Sybase
4 241 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 182 (4.55%) VMware
6 158 (3.95%) SAP
7 147 (3.67%) Business Objects
8 137 (3.42%) HP
9 120 (3.00%) Informatica
10 105 (2.62%) Cisco
11 95 (2.37%) TIBCO
12 83 (2.07%) Cognos
13 72 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 71 (1.77%) NetApp
14 71 (1.77%) Citrix
15 69 (1.72%) Sun
16 68 (1.70%) Hyperion
17 62 (1.55%) Tableau
18 57 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
19 54 (1.35%) Adobe
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Stealth IT Recruitment
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Project People Ltd.
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LA International
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Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
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