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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 12 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1976 2421 2067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.55% 11.08% 10.49%
As % of the Vendors category 21.03% 24.50% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1612 1359
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£458 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £14.95 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.80 £52.50 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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
9396 9881 8972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 45.20% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6255 6389 5683
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 221 283
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 29 January 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
(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 -6 428 £475 -5.00% 158
Docklands, London -5 13 £383 -30.45% 1
Canary Wharf -6 9 £563 +9.75%
Brentford -2 8 £428 -21.01% 3
Paddington +4 7 £588 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 6 £425 +88.88%
Uxbridge -2 4 £375 -23.85% 2
Hounslow +2 3 £450 +80.00% 1
Croydon -14 3 £488 -9.30% 1
Wimbledon - 2 £413 -
Harrow - 2 - - 1
Bromley 0 1 - - 2
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Mitcham - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Romford - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - - 2
Wembley - - - - 2
Greenwich - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1868 (44.18%) SQL
2 1330 (31.46%) Finance
3 1114 (26.35%) Java
4 872 (20.62%) Oracle Database
5 863 (20.41%) Linux
6 859 (20.32%) UNIX
7 817 (19.32%) Banking
8 762 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
9 739 (17.48%) SQL Server
10 710 (16.79%) PL/SQL
11 555 (13.13%) Windows
12 464 (10.97%) .NET
13 430 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
14 428 (10.12%) C#
14 428 (10.12%) Relational Database
15 425 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
16 420 (9.93%) Microsoft
17 407 (9.63%) XML
18 404 (9.56%) Oracle Database 11g
19 397 (9.39%) Investment Banking
20 379 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
21 378 (8.94%) Migration
22 375 (8.87%) HTML
23 373 (8.82%) JavaScript
24 362 (8.56%) Data Modelling
24 362 (8.56%) ETL
25 357 (8.44%) Web Services
26 328 (7.76%) Shell Script
27 322 (7.62%) WebLogic
27 322 (7.62%) Scrum

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 322 (7.62%) WebLogic
2 183 (4.33%) WebSphere
3 168 (3.97%) Tomcat
4 144 (3.41%) Apache
5 121 (2.86%) JBoss
6 93 (2.20%) IIS
7 80 (1.89%) SAS
8 79 (1.87%) SharePoint
9 78 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
10 56 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 55 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 44 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
13 42 (0.99%) CMS
14 32 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 29 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
16 28 (0.66%) GlassFish
17 27 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
18 26 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
19 23 (0.54%) Confluence
20 21 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 266 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 100 (2.37%) MS Office
3 79 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 59 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 50 (1.18%) MS Project
6 34 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.095%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.095%) SPSS
9 3 (0.071%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 280 (6.62%) Oracle EBS
2 258 (6.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 112 (2.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 99 (2.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 98 (2.32%) Oracle Payables
6 92 (2.18%) Oracle Financials
7 70 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
8 61 (1.44%) Oracle Retail
9 56 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
9 56 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
10 52 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
11 42 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
12 37 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
13 35 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 31 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 26 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
16 24 (0.57%) Documaker
17 23 (0.54%) Oracle FAH
17 23 (0.54%) Markit EDM
18 22 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (1.14%) PaaS
3 43 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (0.54%) SaaS
6 13 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 13 (0.31%) Heroku
6 13 (0.31%) GitHub
7 12 (0.28%) Engine Yard
7 12 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.17%) Taleo
9 6 (0.14%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.095%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.071%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.071%) Office 365
11 3 (0.071%) ElastiCache
11 3 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.071%) IaaS
12 2 (0.047%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.047%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 104 (2.46%) SAN
2 98 (2.32%) Firewall
3 93 (2.20%) HTTP
4 71 (1.68%) Internet
5 63 (1.49%) SSL
6 62 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 58 (1.37%) DNS
8 47 (1.11%) LDAP
9 45 (1.06%) WAN
10 40 (0.95%) LAN
11 31 (0.73%) HTTPS
12 28 (0.66%) VLAN
12 28 (0.66%) VPN
13 26 (0.61%) FTP
14 25 (0.59%) NAS
15 18 (0.43%) Intranet
16 16 (0.38%) Network Security
17 14 (0.33%) Multicast
17 14 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
17 14 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 872 (20.62%) Oracle Database
2 739 (17.48%) SQL Server
3 428 (10.12%) Relational Database
4 425 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
5 404 (9.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 302 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 229 (5.42%) RDBMS
8 216 (5.11%) MySQL
9 180 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
10 166 (3.93%) Oracle Database 10g
11 152 (3.60%) DB2
12 149 (3.52%) Oracle ODI
13 127 (3.00%) Hadoop
14 118 (2.79%) Big Data
15 105 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 97 (2.29%) QlikView
17 92 (2.18%) NoSQL
18 89 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 88 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
20 85 (2.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 238 (5.63%) Maven
2 190 (4.49%) Subversion
3 168 (3.97%) JIRA
4 146 (3.45%) JUnit
5 117 (2.77%) Ant
6 99 (2.34%) Jenkins
7 94 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 92 (2.18%) Git (software)
9 78 (1.84%) Toad
10 76 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
11 73 (1.73%) Visual Studio
12 71 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 66 (1.56%) Selenium
14 64 (1.51%) TeamCity
15 53 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
16 50 (1.18%) ClearCase
17 48 (1.14%) jMock
18 36 (0.85%) Hudson
19 34 (0.80%) NUnit
20 32 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 1330 (31.46%) Finance
2 817 (19.32%) Banking
3 397 (9.39%) Investment Banking
4 258 (6.10%) Front Office
5 216 (5.11%) Retail
6 77 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 66 (1.56%) Games
8 64 (1.51%) Back Office
9 57 (1.35%) Financial Institution
10 53 (1.25%) Billing
11 43 (1.02%) General Ledger
12 42 (0.99%) Marketing
13 41 (0.97%) Legal
13 41 (0.97%) Manufacturing
14 32 (0.76%) Advertising
15 20 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.38%) Publishing
17 14 (0.33%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
19 7 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1452 (34.34%) Developer
2 553 (13.08%) Analyst
3 492 (11.64%) Architect
4 464 (10.97%) Consultant
5 446 (10.55%) Java Developer
6 261 (6.17%) Oracle Developer
7 224 (5.30%) Oracle Consultant
8 191 (4.52%) DBA
9 151 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 151 (3.57%) Project Manager
10 145 (3.43%) Applications Support
11 142 (3.36%) Oracle DBA
12 134 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
12 134 (3.17%) Business Analyst
13 123 (2.91%) Support Analyst
14 112 (2.65%) Administrator
15 97 (2.29%) C# Developer
16 93 (2.20%) Oracle Architect
17 85 (2.01%) .NET Developer
18 78 (1.84%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (10.97%) .NET
2 407 (9.63%) XML
3 375 (8.87%) HTML
4 357 (8.44%) Web Services
5 313 (7.40%) Spring
6 253 (5.98%) Middleware
7 249 (5.89%) J2EE
8 205 (4.85%) Hibernate
9 177 (4.19%) CSS
10 175 (4.14%) SOAP
11 157 (3.71%) Oracle Fusion
12 150 (3.55%) JSP
12 150 (3.55%) REST
13 132 (3.12%) JMS
13 132 (3.12%) jQuery
14 104 (2.46%) JDBC
15 99 (2.34%) ASP.NET
16 98 (2.32%) Java EE
17 89 (2.11%) XSD
18 87 (2.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 379 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (3.83%) Computer Science
3 154 (3.64%) Derivative
4 149 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 142 (3.36%) Fixed Income
6 104 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 91 (2.15%) Clustering
8 84 (1.99%) Data Integration
9 81 (1.92%) Replication
10 79 (1.87%) Data Structures
11 74 (1.75%) Equities
12 55 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
13 54 (1.28%) Credit Risk
14 51 (1.21%) Mathematics
15 42 (0.99%) Online Games
16 41 (0.97%) Visualisation
17 38 (0.90%) Open Source
17 38 (0.90%) Grid Computing
18 35 (0.83%) Market Risk
19 34 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 863 (20.41%) Linux
2 859 (20.32%) UNIX
3 555 (13.13%) Windows
4 158 (3.74%) Solaris
5 137 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 122 (2.89%) AIX
7 93 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 64 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 56 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
10 31 (0.73%) SUSE
11 30 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 27 (0.64%) Windows XP
13 26 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 22 (0.52%) HPUX
15 20 (0.47%) CentOS
16 15 (0.35%) Android
17 14 (0.33%) Apple iOS
18 13 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
19 11 (0.26%) Windows 2000
19 11 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
3 378 (8.94%) Migration
4 362 (8.56%) Data Modelling
4 362 (8.56%) ETL
5 322 (7.62%) Scrum
6 259 (6.13%) TDD
7 258 (6.10%) Project Management
8 255 (6.03%) OO
9 248 (5.87%) ITIL
10 224 (5.30%) SOA
10 224 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
11 217 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
12 201 (4.75%) Analytics
13 190 (4.49%) ERP
14 175 (4.14%) Data Migration
15 173 (4.09%) CRM
16 171 (4.04%) Multithreading
17 166 (3.93%) E-Commerce
18 134 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1868 (44.18%) SQL
2 1114 (26.35%) Java
3 710 (16.79%) PL/SQL
4 428 (10.12%) C#
5 373 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 328 (7.76%) Shell Script
7 247 (5.84%) Python
8 219 (5.18%) Perl
8 219 (5.18%) C++
9 122 (2.89%) Bash Shell
10 94 (2.22%) C
11 82 (1.94%) VB
12 78 (1.84%) VBA
13 76 (1.80%) T-SQL
14 73 (1.73%) Ruby
15 60 (1.42%) PowerShell
16 56 (1.32%) Korn
17 53 (1.25%) PHP
18 51 (1.21%) VBScript
19 41 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 303 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 280 (6.62%) Degree
3 174 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 115 (2.72%) DV Cleared
5 61 (1.44%) ISEB
6 54 (1.28%) ISTQB
7 36 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
8 30 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 25 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (0.50%) PMI Certification
11 21 (0.50%) Sun Certification
12 18 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 17 (0.40%) CISSP
14 16 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (0.28%) PMP
15 12 (0.28%) CISM
16 9 (0.21%) OCPJP
16 9 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (4.73%) QA
2 54 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 27 (0.64%) SLA
4 15 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.26%) GAAP
7 8 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.14%) GxP
10 5 (0.12%) Basel III
11 4 (0.095%) COREP
11 4 (0.095%) FINREP
11 4 (0.095%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.095%) HL7
11 4 (0.095%) DICOM
12 3 (0.071%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.071%) COBIT
12 3 (0.071%) EMIR
13 2 (0.047%) Basel II
System Software
1 158 (3.74%) Oracle RAC
2 97 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 72 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 30 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 20 (0.47%) HDFS
6 20 (0.47%) NFS
7 18 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 17 (0.40%) vSphere
9 16 (0.38%) Xen
10 15 (0.35%) Apache Flume
11 14 (0.33%) Hyper-V
12 12 (0.28%) KVM
13 11 (0.26%) Docker
14 10 (0.24%) vCloud
14 10 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 10 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
14 10 (0.24%) Firmware
15 9 (0.21%) Sendmail
16 8 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 103 (2.44%) Puppet
2 79 (1.87%) Control-M
3 72 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 70 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
5 66 (1.56%) Data Guard
6 39 (0.92%) Tivoli
7 32 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (0.69%) Nagios
9 23 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
10 19 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 19 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 15 (0.35%) Cobbler
12 14 (0.33%) SELinux
12 14 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
13 13 (0.31%) BladeLogic
13 13 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
13 13 (0.31%) Oozie
14 10 (0.24%) Ambari
14 10 (0.24%) collectd
15 9 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 420 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 292 (6.91%) Sybase
3 229 (5.42%) IBM
4 211 (4.99%) SAP
5 202 (4.78%) Red Hat
6 165 (3.90%) VMware
7 150 (3.55%) Informatica
8 148 (3.50%) HP
9 146 (3.45%) Business Objects
10 89 (2.11%) Siebel
11 87 (2.06%) TIBCO
11 87 (2.06%) Cisco
12 76 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
13 72 (1.70%) Citrix
14 66 (1.56%) Cognos
15 59 (1.40%) Remedy
16 58 (1.37%) Teradata
17 54 (1.28%) Hyperion
18 46 (1.09%) NetApp
19 45 (1.06%) Tableau
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £750.00 - £900.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 540 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £270 - £440 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - Man Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday