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 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2563 2847 2951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.47% 11.31% 11.27%
As % of the Vendors category 22.82% 24.53% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1676 1830 1835
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 29
Average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.95 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £54.36 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -14.70%
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
11231 11606 11937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.86% 46.11% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7270 7562 7260
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £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 243 248 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 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 22 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 22 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 +1 635 £465 -2.10% 161
Canary Wharf -1 14 £450 - 1
Docklands, London -2 13 £513 +5.72% 3
Hammersmith +3 5 £500 +38.50% 1
Bromley -1 5 £350 -5.40% 5
Greenford - 5 - -
West Drayton - 5 £475 -
Hounslow +2 4 £525 +33.33%
Croydon -7 3 £345 -0.71%
Uxbridge -7 2 £175 -58.82% 1
Twickenham - 2 - - 1
Harrow -2 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - - 4
South Croydon - 1 £340 -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Grays - - - -
Carshalton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - - 1
Ealing - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 2140 (44.11%) SQL
2 1601 (33.00%) Finance
3 1211 (24.96%) Java
4 1084 (22.35%) Oracle Database
5 1047 (21.58%) Linux
6 1021 (21.05%) UNIX
7 995 (20.51%) Banking
8 834 (17.19%) SQL Server
9 826 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
10 754 (15.54%) PL/SQL
11 653 (13.46%) Windows
12 524 (10.80%) Investment Banking
13 516 (10.64%) XML
14 488 (10.06%) Oracle Database 11g
15 483 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
16 473 (9.75%) Relational Database
17 467 (9.63%) Microsoft
18 458 (9.44%) Data Warehouse
19 443 (9.13%) ETL
19 443 (9.13%) Migration
20 439 (9.05%) .NET
21 433 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
22 414 (8.53%) Web Services
23 388 (8.00%) C#
24 373 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
25 368 (7.59%) Spring
26 358 (7.38%) JavaScript
27 354 (7.30%) WebLogic
28 351 (7.24%) Scrum
29 345 (7.11%) Data Modelling

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 354 (7.30%) WebLogic
2 248 (5.11%) WebSphere
3 220 (4.54%) Tomcat
4 185 (3.81%) Apache
5 141 (2.91%) Oracle Coherence
6 135 (2.78%) IIS
7 116 (2.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 102 (2.10%) SharePoint
9 87 (1.79%) SAS
9 87 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 63 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
11 52 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 51 (1.05%) CMS
13 46 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
14 39 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 31 (0.64%) MS Exchange
15 31 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
16 26 (0.54%) AquaLogic
17 24 (0.49%) Confluence
18 23 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 252 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 104 (2.14%) MS Office
3 64 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 61 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 54 (1.11%) MS Project
6 32 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.10%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.10%) SPSS
10 3 (0.062%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.062%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.041%) Mingle
12 1 (0.021%) GIMP
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.021%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.021%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.021%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 373 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 318 (6.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 144 (2.97%) Oracle General Ledger
4 141 (2.91%) Oracle Payables
5 134 (2.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 120 (2.47%) Oracle Financials
6 120 (2.47%) Oracle Applications
7 87 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
8 77 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
9 75 (1.55%) Oracle Retail
10 67 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
11 53 (1.09%) Oracle iProcurement
12 48 (0.99%) Oracle 11i
13 47 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
14 41 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 40 (0.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 40 (0.82%) RMDS
16 34 (0.70%) HFM
17 33 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
18 24 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
1 59 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (0.68%) SaaS
4 32 (0.66%) PaaS
5 20 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.21%) GitHub
6 10 (0.21%) IaaS
6 10 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.082%) Office 365
7 4 (0.082%) Joyent
8 3 (0.062%) Force.com
8 3 (0.062%) Heroku
9 2 (0.041%) Taleo
9 2 (0.041%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.021%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 148 (3.05%) HTTP
2 144 (2.97%) SAN
3 90 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 86 (1.77%) Internet
5 83 (1.71%) Firewall
6 77 (1.59%) LDAP
7 75 (1.55%) SSL
8 69 (1.42%) DNS
9 66 (1.36%) NAS
10 48 (0.99%) FTP
11 45 (0.93%) WAN
12 42 (0.87%) HTTPS
13 41 (0.85%) VPN
14 36 (0.74%) LAN
15 33 (0.68%) SSH
16 25 (0.52%) VLAN
16 25 (0.52%) Intranet
17 17 (0.35%) DHCP
17 17 (0.35%) Ethernet
18 16 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1084 (22.35%) Oracle Database
2 834 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 488 (10.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 473 (9.75%) Relational Database
5 458 (9.44%) Data Warehouse
6 315 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
7 255 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 238 (4.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 197 (4.06%) MySQL
10 183 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
11 161 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
12 159 (3.28%) DB2
13 138 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 122 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 112 (2.31%) Big Data
16 110 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
17 101 (2.08%) QlikView
18 86 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 83 (1.71%) MongoDB
20 82 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 243 (5.01%) Maven
2 224 (4.62%) Subversion
3 184 (3.79%) JIRA
4 154 (3.17%) JUnit
5 115 (2.37%) Git (software)
6 110 (2.27%) Ant
7 104 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
8 90 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 84 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 79 (1.63%) Jenkins
11 76 (1.57%) Selenium
12 73 (1.50%) Visual Studio
13 70 (1.44%) TeamCity
14 69 (1.42%) Toad
15 53 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
16 44 (0.91%) SoapUI
17 42 (0.87%) Hudson
17 42 (0.87%) jMock
18 34 (0.70%) CruiseControl
19 32 (0.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 1601 (33.00%) Finance
2 995 (20.51%) Banking
3 524 (10.80%) Investment Banking
4 301 (6.20%) Front Office
5 297 (6.12%) Retail
6 120 (2.47%) Financial Institution
7 105 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 98 (2.02%) Back Office
9 85 (1.75%) Marketing
10 68 (1.40%) Billing
11 61 (1.26%) Games
12 60 (1.24%) General Ledger
13 53 (1.09%) Manufacturing
14 35 (0.72%) Legal
15 34 (0.70%) Advertising
15 34 (0.70%) Publishing
16 21 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (0.41%) Retail Banking
18 15 (0.31%) Electronics
19 14 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1611 (33.21%) Developer
2 676 (13.94%) Analyst
3 524 (10.80%) Consultant
4 505 (10.41%) Architect
5 459 (9.46%) Java Developer
6 286 (5.90%) DBA
7 264 (5.44%) Oracle Developer
8 262 (5.40%) Oracle Consultant
9 205 (4.23%) Oracle DBA
10 204 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 186 (3.83%) Senior Developer
12 162 (3.34%) Support Analyst
12 162 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
13 145 (2.99%) Business Analyst
14 132 (2.72%) Administrator
15 118 (2.43%) Applications Support
16 110 (2.27%) C++ Developer
17 104 (2.14%) Test Analyst
18 97 (2.00%) SQL Developer
19 93 (1.92%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (10.64%) XML
2 439 (9.05%) .NET
3 414 (8.53%) Web Services
4 368 (7.59%) Spring
5 333 (6.86%) HTML
6 281 (5.79%) J2EE
7 260 (5.36%) Middleware
8 239 (4.93%) Hibernate
9 219 (4.51%) SOAP
10 171 (3.53%) CSS
11 152 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
12 137 (2.82%) JMS
13 136 (2.80%) REST
14 134 (2.76%) jQuery
15 133 (2.74%) JSP
16 120 (2.47%) ASP.NET
17 115 (2.37%) JDBC
17 115 (2.37%) XSD
18 109 (2.25%) WSDL
19 107 (2.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 433 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 179 (3.69%) Derivative
4 145 (2.99%) Fixed Income
5 137 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 126 (2.60%) Data Integration
7 115 (2.37%) Credit Risk
8 108 (2.23%) Management Information System
9 105 (2.16%) Clustering
10 85 (1.75%) Replication
11 74 (1.53%) Equities
12 68 (1.40%) Open Source
12 68 (1.40%) Hedge funds
13 66 (1.36%) Market Risk
14 63 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
15 60 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
16 46 (0.95%) Mathematics
17 40 (0.82%) Social Media
18 39 (0.80%) iPad
18 39 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1047 (21.58%) Linux
2 1021 (21.05%) UNIX
3 653 (13.46%) Windows
4 224 (4.62%) Solaris
5 206 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 87 (1.79%) AIX
7 83 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
10 36 (0.74%) SELinux
11 28 (0.58%) SUSE
11 28 (0.58%) Windows XP
12 24 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (0.47%) Windows 7
14 21 (0.43%) Apple iOS
14 21 (0.43%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.33%) HPUX
16 15 (0.31%) VMS
17 13 (0.27%) CentOS
18 12 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
3 443 (9.13%) ETL
3 443 (9.13%) Migration
4 351 (7.24%) Scrum
5 345 (7.11%) Data Modelling
6 329 (6.78%) SOA
7 309 (6.37%) TDD
8 290 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
9 287 (5.92%) ITIL
10 272 (5.61%) ERP
11 259 (5.34%) OO
12 257 (5.30%) Project Management
13 247 (5.09%) E-Commerce
14 234 (4.82%) Data Migration
15 230 (4.74%) Analytics
16 216 (4.45%) Continuous Integration
17 192 (3.96%) Multithreading
18 191 (3.94%) MVC
19 186 (3.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2140 (44.11%) SQL
2 1211 (24.96%) Java
3 754 (15.54%) PL/SQL
4 388 (8.00%) C#
5 358 (7.38%) JavaScript
6 325 (6.70%) Shell Script
7 297 (6.12%) Python
8 236 (4.86%) C++
9 230 (4.74%) Perl
10 152 (3.13%) Bash Shell
11 130 (2.68%) C
12 110 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 107 (2.21%) T-SQL
14 84 (1.73%) VB
15 78 (1.61%) Ruby
16 65 (1.34%) Groovy
17 62 (1.28%) PHP
18 61 (1.26%) VBA
19 60 (1.24%) VBScript
20 47 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 301 (6.20%) Degree
2 242 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 158 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 81 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 77 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 75 (1.55%) ISEB
7 36 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 35 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 32 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
10 31 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (0.64%) CISSP
11 27 (0.56%) PMP
12 26 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 17 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (0.29%) CCNA
16 13 (0.27%) CISA
16 13 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 12 (0.25%) MCITP
17 12 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (5.19%) QA
2 72 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 60 (1.24%) SLA
4 38 (0.78%) ISO 9001
5 33 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.23%) Basel III
8 10 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.082%) GAAP
10 4 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.082%) COBIT
11 3 (0.062%) Basel II
11 3 (0.062%) COREP
11 3 (0.062%) FINREP
11 3 (0.062%) EMIR
12 1 (0.021%) FATCA
12 1 (0.021%) PAS 55
12 1 (0.021%) COSO
12 1 (0.021%) GxP
System Software
1 272 (5.61%) Oracle RAC
2 151 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 102 (2.10%) Active Directory
5 35 (0.72%) VMware ESX
6 27 (0.56%) vCloud
7 24 (0.49%) NFS
8 23 (0.47%) vSphere
9 17 (0.35%) XenServer
10 14 (0.29%) Hyper-V
10 14 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (0.29%) RHEV
11 12 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (0.25%) XenApp
12 11 (0.23%) HDFS
13 10 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
14 9 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
15 8 (0.16%) KVM
15 8 (0.16%) SRDF
15 8 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 132 (2.72%) Data Guard
2 114 (2.35%) Puppet
3 91 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 84 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
5 75 (1.55%) Tivoli
6 63 (1.30%) Control-M
7 60 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
8 29 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 29 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (0.58%) Nagios
10 26 (0.54%) BladeLogic
10 26 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
11 17 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
12 16 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 14 (0.29%) SCOM
14 13 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 12 (0.25%) SCCM
15 12 (0.25%) Backup Exec
16 11 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 11 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 467 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 315 (6.49%) Sybase
3 284 (5.85%) SAP
4 247 (5.09%) IBM
5 228 (4.70%) Red Hat
6 220 (4.54%) VMware
7 186 (3.83%) Informatica
8 183 (3.77%) Business Objects
9 172 (3.55%) HP
10 146 (3.01%) JBoss
11 135 (2.78%) Cognos
12 98 (2.02%) Siebel
13 96 (1.98%) Citrix
13 96 (1.98%) Hyperion
14 91 (1.88%) Remedy
15 89 (1.83%) Cisco
16 81 (1.67%) ATG
17 75 (1.55%) TIBCO
18 69 (1.42%) Sun
19 55 (1.13%) Teradata
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