The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2390 2615 2714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.14% 10.78% 10.29%
As % of the Vendors category 22.59% 23.46% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 1669 1705
Average daily rate
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£470 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 20
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.28 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.51% +22.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £11.90 £22.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.09 £59.88 £45.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.44% -10.26%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10578 11145 11887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.86% 45.95% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6690 7097 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 289 335
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Oracle
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 614 £470 -1.05% 172
Canary Wharf +3 14 £563 +19.68% 1
Docklands, London -1 14 £438 -4.10%
Croydon +8 11 £370 -4.51% 3
Brentford +1 7 £265 -19.69% 2
Chiswick - 4 - -
Hounslow +7 3 £525 +52.72% 2
Uxbridge +3 3 £175 -58.82% 1
West Drayton - 3 £475 - 1
Twickenham -3 2 - -
Hayes -7 2 - - 4
Hammersmith +4 1 - -
Westminster +3 1 £360 -4.00%
Harrow -3 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £375 -
Ealing - 1 £395 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Bromley - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2044 (44.20%) SQL
2 1501 (32.46%) Finance
3 1222 (26.43%) Java
4 1103 (23.85%) Oracle Database
5 1016 (21.97%) UNIX
6 976 (21.11%) Linux
7 937 (20.26%) Banking
8 788 (17.04%) SQL Server
9 733 (15.85%) PL/SQL
10 596 (12.89%) Windows
11 539 (11.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 483 (10.45%) Investment Banking
13 478 (10.34%) XML
14 467 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
15 463 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
16 454 (9.82%) Relational Database
17 453 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
18 412 (8.91%) ETL
19 393 (8.50%) Web Services
20 385 (8.33%) Microsoft
21 383 (8.28%) .NET
22 366 (7.92%) Migration
23 362 (7.83%) C#
24 350 (7.57%) Oracle EBS
25 349 (7.55%) Spring
26 347 (7.50%) WebLogic
27 332 (7.18%) HTML
28 328 (7.09%) SOA
29 323 (6.99%) JavaScript
30 321 (6.94%) Scrum

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 347 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 234 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 200 (4.33%) Tomcat
4 174 (3.76%) Apache
5 143 (3.09%) Oracle Coherence
6 123 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
7 104 (2.25%) IIS
8 90 (1.95%) SAS
9 86 (1.86%) SharePoint
10 79 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 72 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
12 57 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
13 42 (0.91%) CMS
14 33 (0.71%) MS Exchange
15 32 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
16 30 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
17 27 (0.58%) Confluence
17 27 (0.58%) MQSeries
18 26 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
19 24 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 225 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 96 (2.08%) MS Office
3 74 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.63%) MS Project
6 26 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.19%) SPSS
9 7 (0.15%) Mathematica
10 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.087%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.087%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.022%) GIMP
12 1 (0.022%) Mingle
12 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.022%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.022%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 350 (7.57%) Oracle EBS
2 263 (5.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 117 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
4 109 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
5 97 (2.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 94 (2.03%) Oracle Financials
7 92 (1.99%) Oracle Receivables
8 76 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
9 63 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
10 61 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
11 56 (1.21%) Oracle Assets
12 52 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
13 46 (0.99%) RMDS
14 38 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
15 30 (0.65%) HFM
16 29 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
16 29 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
17 26 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 25 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
19 23 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 53 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (0.74%) SaaS
4 27 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.28%) IaaS
7 10 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.22%) GitHub
8 9 (0.19%) PaaS
9 4 (0.087%) Force.com
9 4 (0.087%) Joyent
10 3 (0.065%) Office 365
11 2 (0.043%) Taleo
11 2 (0.043%) Heroku
12 1 (0.022%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.022%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.14%) SAN
2 120 (2.60%) HTTP
3 90 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 84 (1.82%) LDAP
5 77 (1.67%) Internet
6 69 (1.49%) NAS
7 67 (1.45%) DNS
8 66 (1.43%) Firewall
9 54 (1.17%) SSL
10 46 (0.99%) WAN
11 42 (0.91%) FTP
12 37 (0.80%) LAN
13 36 (0.78%) VPN
14 35 (0.76%) SSH
15 27 (0.58%) HTTPS
16 19 (0.41%) DHCP
17 17 (0.37%) SMTP
17 17 (0.37%) Intranet
18 16 (0.35%) VLAN
19 14 (0.30%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1103 (23.85%) Oracle Database
2 788 (17.04%) SQL Server
3 539 (11.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 467 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
5 454 (9.82%) Relational Database
6 295 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
7 274 (5.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 245 (5.30%) RDBMS
9 178 (3.85%) MySQL
10 162 (3.50%) Oracle ODI
11 146 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 133 (2.88%) DB2
13 117 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
13 117 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 101 (2.18%) QlikView
15 96 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 93 (2.01%) DataStage
17 89 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
18 88 (1.90%) Hadoop
19 83 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 241 (5.21%) Maven
2 183 (3.96%) Subversion
3 168 (3.63%) JIRA
4 137 (2.96%) JUnit
5 124 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
6 110 (2.38%) Ant
7 98 (2.12%) Git (software)
8 87 (1.88%) Eclipse
9 86 (1.86%) Jenkins
10 83 (1.79%) Selenium
11 77 (1.67%) Visual Studio
12 75 (1.62%) Toad
13 69 (1.49%) TeamCity
14 66 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 54 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
16 47 (1.02%) SoapUI
17 38 (0.82%) LoadRunner
18 36 (0.78%) Mockito
18 36 (0.78%) Hudson
19 34 (0.74%) Cucumber
General
1 1501 (32.46%) Finance
2 937 (20.26%) Banking
3 483 (10.45%) Investment Banking
4 282 (6.10%) Front Office
5 277 (5.99%) Retail
6 117 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 110 (2.38%) Telecoms
8 92 (1.99%) Back Office
8 92 (1.99%) Marketing
9 65 (1.41%) Billing
10 53 (1.15%) Games
11 35 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 33 (0.71%) General Ledger
13 31 (0.67%) Legal
14 30 (0.65%) Publishing
15 28 (0.61%) German Language
16 26 (0.56%) Advertising
17 25 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (0.43%) Retail Banking
19 15 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1494 (32.31%) Developer
2 655 (14.17%) Analyst
3 451 (9.75%) Consultant
4 446 (9.65%) Architect
5 417 (9.02%) Java Developer
6 308 (6.66%) DBA
7 240 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
8 235 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
9 226 (4.89%) Project Manager
10 218 (4.71%) Oracle Consultant
11 167 (3.61%) Senior Developer
12 159 (3.44%) Business Analyst
13 145 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
14 141 (3.05%) Support Analyst
15 135 (2.92%) Administrator
16 112 (2.42%) Applications Support
17 109 (2.36%) Test Analyst
18 102 (2.21%) SQL Developer
19 93 (2.01%) C# Developer
20 86 (1.86%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (10.34%) XML
2 393 (8.50%) Web Services
3 383 (8.28%) .NET
4 349 (7.55%) Spring
5 332 (7.18%) HTML
6 314 (6.79%) J2EE
7 256 (5.54%) Middleware
8 214 (4.63%) Hibernate
9 191 (4.13%) SOAP
10 178 (3.85%) CSS
11 161 (3.48%) Oracle Fusion
12 120 (2.60%) jQuery
13 112 (2.42%) REST
14 110 (2.38%) JMS
15 106 (2.29%) ASP.NET
16 101 (2.18%) JSON
17 100 (2.16%) JSP
18 98 (2.12%) XSLT
18 98 (2.12%) WSDL
19 92 (1.99%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 191 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 183 (3.96%) Derivative
3 131 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 127 (2.75%) Fixed Income
5 124 (2.68%) Data Integration
6 107 (2.31%) Credit Risk
7 103 (2.23%) Clustering
8 97 (2.10%) Open Source
9 90 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 83 (1.79%) Replication
11 80 (1.73%) Equities
12 72 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
13 65 (1.41%) Hedge funds
14 57 (1.23%) Market Risk
15 48 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
16 47 (1.02%) iPad
17 46 (0.99%) NHS
18 44 (0.95%) Mathematics
19 42 (0.91%) Social Media
20 36 (0.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1016 (21.97%) UNIX
2 976 (21.11%) Linux
3 596 (12.89%) Windows
4 289 (6.25%) Solaris
5 206 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 79 (1.71%) AIX
7 66 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
10 34 (0.74%) Apple iOS
11 31 (0.67%) SELinux
12 23 (0.50%) Windows XP
13 20 (0.43%) Windows 7
13 20 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 19 (0.41%) HPUX
15 18 (0.39%) SUSE
15 18 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (0.32%) CentOS
16 15 (0.32%) Debian
16 15 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
2 453 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (8.91%) ETL
4 366 (7.92%) Migration
5 328 (7.09%) SOA
6 321 (6.94%) Scrum
7 313 (6.77%) TDD
8 306 (6.62%) Data Modelling
9 293 (6.34%) ITIL
10 288 (6.23%) Performance Tuning
11 260 (5.62%) OO
12 255 (5.51%) ERP
12 255 (5.51%) Project Management
13 245 (5.30%) E-Commerce
14 212 (4.58%) Analytics
15 207 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
16 192 (4.15%) Data Migration
17 186 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
18 171 (3.70%) CRM
19 169 (3.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2044 (44.20%) SQL
2 1222 (26.43%) Java
3 733 (15.85%) PL/SQL
4 362 (7.83%) C#
5 323 (6.99%) JavaScript
6 294 (6.36%) Shell Script
7 282 (6.10%) Python
8 259 (5.60%) Perl
9 181 (3.91%) C++
10 129 (2.79%) Bash Shell
11 116 (2.51%) C
12 106 (2.29%) T-SQL
13 96 (2.08%) PowerShell
14 90 (1.95%) VB
15 88 (1.90%) Groovy
16 81 (1.75%) Ruby
17 66 (1.43%) PHP
18 61 (1.32%) VBA
19 47 (1.02%) VBScript
20 40 (0.87%) Korn
Qualifications
1 315 (6.81%) Degree
2 234 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 156 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 80 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 74 (1.60%) ISEB
6 73 (1.58%) DV Cleared
7 40 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 39 (0.84%) PMI Certification
9 31 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (0.65%) PMP
11 28 (0.61%) CISSP
12 26 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
13 18 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (0.39%) OCP
14 14 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 12 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (0.26%) CISA
16 11 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 11 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (5.21%) QA
2 102 (2.21%) SLA
3 68 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 35 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 33 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 12 (0.26%) EMIR
8 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.13%) Basel III
10 5 (0.11%) FATCA
11 4 (0.087%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.065%) GAAP
12 3 (0.065%) COBIT
13 2 (0.043%) FINREP
13 2 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.043%) Basel II
13 2 (0.043%) GxP
13 2 (0.043%) GCP
13 2 (0.043%) JTAG
14 1 (0.022%) COSO
System Software
1 270 (5.84%) Oracle RAC
2 143 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 87 (1.88%) Active Directory
5 40 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 29 (0.63%) vCloud
7 26 (0.56%) NFS
8 19 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 18 (0.39%) vSphere
10 15 (0.32%) XenServer
11 13 (0.28%) Hyper-V
12 12 (0.26%) SRDF
12 12 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 12 (0.26%) KVM
12 12 (0.26%) RHEV
13 11 (0.24%) Xen
14 9 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 9 (0.19%) XenApp
15 8 (0.17%) NDS
15 8 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 142 (3.07%) Data Guard
2 105 (2.27%) Puppet
3 87 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 87 (1.88%) Tivoli
4 61 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
5 60 (1.30%) Control-M
6 53 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
7 32 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 28 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
10 24 (0.52%) Nagios
11 20 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 20 (0.43%) BladeLogic
12 17 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
13 16 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 14 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 13 (0.28%) SCOM
15 13 (0.28%) NetBackup
16 11 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
16 11 (0.24%) YUM
Vendors
1 385 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 297 (6.42%) Sybase
3 268 (5.80%) IBM
4 267 (5.77%) SAP
5 214 (4.63%) Red Hat
6 213 (4.61%) VMware
7 178 (3.85%) Business Objects
8 160 (3.46%) HP
8 160 (3.46%) Informatica
9 156 (3.37%) Cognos
10 148 (3.20%) JBoss
11 113 (2.44%) Hyperion
12 96 (2.08%) Siebel
13 86 (1.86%) ATG
14 85 (1.84%) Cisco
15 84 (1.82%) Citrix
16 81 (1.75%) Sun
17 79 (1.71%) TIBCO
18 59 (1.28%) Remedy
18 59 (1.28%) EMC
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