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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2591 2867 2826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.70% 11.29% 10.85%
As % of the Vendors category 23.32% 24.30% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1622 1821 1766
Average daily rate
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£465 £468 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 20
Average hourly rate £25.25 £27.97 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -10.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.70 £22.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.27 £59.90 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
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
11113 11797 11788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.88% 46.45% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7055 7608 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 267 335
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.84 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +1 645 £475 - 198
Canary Wharf 0 16 £475 +2.15% 1
Docklands, London -4 11 £565 +25.55%
Croydon -2 6 £373 -4.48% 4
Hammersmith +4 4 £500 +38.50% 1
Hounslow -1 4 £525 +55.55% 1
Brentford -2 4 £550 +69.23%
West Drayton - 4 £475 -
Bromley 0 3 £350 -5.40% 2
Hayes - 3 - - 1
Twickenham +4 2 - -
Uxbridge -3 2 £175 -58.82% 2
Harrow -2 1 - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 2
South Croydon - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Carshalton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Grays - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2145 (44.37%) SQL
2 1584 (32.77%) Finance
3 1221 (25.26%) Java
4 1117 (23.11%) Oracle Database
5 1033 (21.37%) UNIX
6 1032 (21.35%) Linux
7 960 (19.86%) Banking
8 846 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 781 (16.16%) PL/SQL
10 649 (13.43%) Windows
11 524 (10.84%) XML
12 519 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
13 512 (10.59%) Investment Banking
14 488 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
15 461 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
16 459 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
17 457 (9.45%) Relational Database
18 447 (9.25%) Microsoft
19 437 (9.04%) ETL
20 423 (8.75%) Migration
20 423 (8.75%) .NET
21 420 (8.69%) Web Services
22 394 (8.15%) C#
23 375 (7.76%) Spring
24 369 (7.63%) Oracle EBS
25 358 (7.41%) WebLogic
26 352 (7.28%) JavaScript
27 345 (7.14%) Scrum
28 343 (7.10%) Data Modelling
29 340 (7.03%) HTML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 358 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 246 (5.09%) WebSphere
3 211 (4.36%) Tomcat
4 187 (3.87%) Apache
5 146 (3.02%) Oracle Coherence
6 127 (2.63%) IIS
7 117 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 99 (2.05%) SharePoint
9 91 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 89 (1.84%) SAS
11 75 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
12 56 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
13 47 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
14 45 (0.93%) CMS
15 35 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 33 (0.68%) MS Exchange
17 31 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
18 27 (0.56%) AquaLogic
19 26 (0.54%) MQSeries
20 25 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 255 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 114 (2.36%) MS Office
3 69 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 50 (1.03%) MS Project
6 30 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 7 (0.14%) SPSS
10 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.10%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.083%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.041%) Mingle
13 1 (0.021%) GIMP
13 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.021%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.021%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.021%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 369 (7.63%) Oracle EBS
2 311 (6.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 137 (2.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 133 (2.75%) Oracle Payables
5 127 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 122 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
7 116 (2.40%) Oracle Financials
8 85 (1.76%) Oracle Retail
9 83 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
10 72 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
11 65 (1.34%) Oracle ERP
12 54 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
13 48 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
14 43 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
15 41 (0.85%) RMDS
16 39 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 38 (0.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 35 (0.72%) HFM
19 32 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
20 24 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (0.79%) SaaS
5 24 (0.50%) PaaS
6 19 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.29%) IaaS
8 12 (0.25%) GitHub
9 10 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.083%) Office 365
10 4 (0.083%) Joyent
11 3 (0.062%) Force.com
11 3 (0.062%) Heroku
12 2 (0.041%) Taleo
12 2 (0.041%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.021%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.021%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 150 (3.10%) SAN
2 142 (2.94%) HTTP
3 88 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 86 (1.78%) Internet
5 84 (1.74%) LDAP
5 84 (1.74%) Firewall
6 73 (1.51%) SSL
7 70 (1.45%) DNS
8 65 (1.34%) NAS
9 49 (1.01%) FTP
10 47 (0.97%) WAN
11 41 (0.85%) VPN
11 41 (0.85%) HTTPS
12 38 (0.79%) LAN
13 36 (0.74%) SSH
14 23 (0.48%) VLAN
15 22 (0.46%) Intranet
16 20 (0.41%) DHCP
17 19 (0.39%) Network Security
18 16 (0.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1117 (23.11%) Oracle Database
2 846 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 519 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 461 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
5 457 (9.45%) Relational Database
6 309 (6.39%) Oracle Reports
7 255 (5.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 242 (5.01%) RDBMS
9 191 (3.95%) MySQL
10 175 (3.62%) Oracle ODI
11 152 (3.14%) DB2
12 148 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
13 147 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 128 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 108 (2.23%) Oracle Exadata
16 103 (2.13%) Big Data
17 100 (2.07%) QlikView
18 89 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 87 (1.80%) MongoDB
20 82 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 242 (5.01%) Maven
2 217 (4.49%) Subversion
3 185 (3.83%) JIRA
4 147 (3.04%) JUnit
5 116 (2.40%) Git (software)
6 114 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
7 109 (2.25%) Ant
8 89 (1.84%) Eclipse
9 86 (1.78%) Jenkins
10 83 (1.72%) Visual Studio
11 79 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 79 (1.63%) Selenium
12 73 (1.51%) TeamCity
13 64 (1.32%) Toad
14 47 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
15 45 (0.93%) SoapUI
16 42 (0.87%) Hudson
17 36 (0.74%) CruiseControl
18 33 (0.68%) jMock
19 30 (0.62%) Mockito
General
1 1584 (32.77%) Finance
2 960 (19.86%) Banking
3 512 (10.59%) Investment Banking
4 311 (6.43%) Retail
5 299 (6.19%) Front Office
6 113 (2.34%) Financial Institution
7 104 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 100 (2.07%) Back Office
9 87 (1.80%) Marketing
10 71 (1.47%) Billing
11 59 (1.22%) Games
12 58 (1.20%) General Ledger
13 50 (1.03%) Manufacturing
14 36 (0.74%) Publishing
15 32 (0.66%) Advertising
16 31 (0.64%) Legal
17 23 (0.48%) German Language
18 22 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.41%) Retail Banking
20 15 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1595 (33.00%) Developer
2 663 (13.72%) Analyst
3 521 (10.78%) Consultant
4 497 (10.28%) Architect
5 437 (9.04%) Java Developer
6 292 (6.04%) DBA
7 266 (5.50%) Oracle Consultant
8 251 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
9 212 (4.39%) Oracle DBA
10 203 (4.20%) Project Manager
11 176 (3.64%) Senior Developer
12 175 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
13 158 (3.27%) Support Analyst
14 149 (3.08%) Business Analyst
15 128 (2.65%) Administrator
16 120 (2.48%) Applications Support
17 110 (2.28%) Test Analyst
18 102 (2.11%) C++ Developer
18 102 (2.11%) C# Developer
19 101 (2.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (10.84%) XML
2 423 (8.75%) .NET
3 420 (8.69%) Web Services
4 375 (7.76%) Spring
5 340 (7.03%) HTML
6 313 (6.47%) J2EE
7 266 (5.50%) Middleware
8 244 (5.05%) Hibernate
9 217 (4.49%) SOAP
10 173 (3.58%) CSS
11 166 (3.43%) Oracle Fusion
12 133 (2.75%) jQuery
13 130 (2.69%) ASP.NET
13 130 (2.69%) JMS
14 129 (2.67%) REST
15 125 (2.59%) JSP
16 115 (2.38%) WSDL
17 111 (2.30%) XSLT
18 110 (2.28%) JDBC
19 108 (2.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 208 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 185 (3.83%) Derivative
3 148 (3.06%) Fixed Income
4 137 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 132 (2.73%) Data Integration
6 115 (2.38%) Credit Risk
7 103 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 98 (2.03%) Clustering
9 83 (1.72%) Replication
10 80 (1.65%) Open Source
11 75 (1.55%) Equities
12 71 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 68 (1.41%) Hedge funds
14 62 (1.28%) Market Risk
15 60 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
16 44 (0.91%) Social Media
16 44 (0.91%) iPad
17 42 (0.87%) Mathematics
18 37 (0.77%) Online Games
19 34 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1033 (21.37%) UNIX
2 1032 (21.35%) Linux
3 649 (13.43%) Windows
4 246 (5.09%) Solaris
5 200 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 88 (1.82%) AIX
7 81 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 66 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
10 34 (0.70%) SELinux
11 29 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 25 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (0.52%) Windows 7
13 24 (0.50%) SUSE
14 23 (0.48%) Apple iOS
15 21 (0.43%) Ubuntu
16 18 (0.37%) HPUX
17 16 (0.33%) CentOS
18 15 (0.31%) VMS
19 14 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
2 459 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
3 437 (9.04%) ETL
4 423 (8.75%) Migration
5 345 (7.14%) Scrum
6 343 (7.10%) Data Modelling
7 331 (6.85%) SOA
8 314 (6.50%) TDD
9 295 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
10 292 (6.04%) ITIL
11 266 (5.50%) OO
11 266 (5.50%) ERP
12 256 (5.30%) Project Management
13 251 (5.19%) E-Commerce
14 235 (4.86%) Analytics
15 224 (4.63%) Data Migration
16 212 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
17 185 (3.83%) CRM
18 181 (3.74%) Multithreading
19 176 (3.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2145 (44.37%) SQL
2 1221 (25.26%) Java
3 781 (16.16%) PL/SQL
4 394 (8.15%) C#
5 352 (7.28%) JavaScript
6 319 (6.60%) Shell Script
7 298 (6.16%) Python
8 235 (4.86%) Perl
9 213 (4.41%) C++
10 155 (3.21%) Bash Shell
11 127 (2.63%) C
12 111 (2.30%) T-SQL
13 105 (2.17%) PowerShell
14 88 (1.82%) VB
15 79 (1.63%) Ruby
16 76 (1.57%) Groovy
17 65 (1.34%) VBA
18 60 (1.24%) PHP
19 54 (1.12%) VBScript
20 49 (1.01%) Korn
Qualifications
1 311 (6.43%) Degree
2 234 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 156 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 86 (1.78%) ISTQB
5 81 (1.68%) ISEB
6 76 (1.57%) DV Cleared
7 40 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 38 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 35 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
10 33 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
11 31 (0.64%) PMP
11 31 (0.64%) CISSP
12 27 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 16 (0.33%) OCP
14 16 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (0.27%) CCNA
15 13 (0.27%) CISA
16 12 (0.25%) Sun Certification
16 12 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (5.17%) QA
2 67 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 63 (1.30%) SLA
4 34 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 34 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.19%) Basel III
8 7 (0.14%) EMIR
9 4 (0.083%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.083%) GAAP
9 4 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.062%) FATCA
10 3 (0.062%) COREP
10 3 (0.062%) FINREP
11 2 (0.041%) JTAG
11 2 (0.041%) COBIT
11 2 (0.041%) Basel II
11 2 (0.041%) GCP
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 276 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 145 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 104 (2.15%) Active Directory
5 36 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 28 (0.58%) vCloud
7 26 (0.54%) vSphere
8 25 (0.52%) NFS
9 15 (0.31%) XenServer
10 14 (0.29%) Hyper-V
11 13 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (0.27%) RHEV
12 12 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 11 (0.23%) HDFS
13 11 (0.23%) XenApp
14 9 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
14 9 (0.19%) SRDF
14 9 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 8 (0.17%) NDS
15 8 (0.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 135 (2.79%) Data Guard
2 119 (2.46%) Puppet
3 91 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 80 (1.65%) Tivoli
5 75 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
6 63 (1.30%) Control-M
7 60 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
8 32 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 29 (0.60%) Nagios
10 27 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
11 25 (0.52%) BladeLogic
12 19 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 16 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 15 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
15 14 (0.29%) SCOM
16 12 (0.25%) NetBackup
17 11 (0.23%) Backup Exec
17 11 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 11 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 447 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 304 (6.29%) Sybase
3 276 (5.71%) SAP
4 242 (5.01%) IBM
5 222 (4.59%) VMware
6 219 (4.53%) Red Hat
7 195 (4.03%) Business Objects
8 176 (3.64%) Informatica
9 168 (3.48%) HP
10 148 (3.06%) JBoss
11 134 (2.77%) Cognos
12 106 (2.19%) Hyperion
13 94 (1.94%) Siebel
14 93 (1.92%) Citrix
15 90 (1.86%) Cisco
16 88 (1.82%) ATG
17 86 (1.78%) Remedy
18 75 (1.55%) Sun
19 74 (1.53%) TIBCO
20 58 (1.20%) Teradata
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