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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2578 2812 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.60% 11.24% 10.71%
As % of the Vendors category 23.07% 24.24% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1606 1783 1744
Average daily rate
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£473 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.97 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -6.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.70 £21.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £59.90 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
11176 11603 11784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.94% 46.38% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7064 7470 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 236 262 338
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 £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 +1 637 £475 -1.55% 174
Canary Wharf -2 14 £500 +7.52% 1
Docklands, London -2 12 £555 +23.33%
Croydon +1 6 £373 -8.02% 4
Hounslow 0 5 £525 +55.55% 1
Hammersmith +2 4 £500 +38.50% 2
Brentford -1 4 £550 +69.23%
West Drayton - 4 £475 - 1
Bromley 0 3 £350 -5.40% 2
Hayes - 3 - - 2
Twickenham +4 2 - -
Uxbridge -3 2 £175 -58.82% 2
Westminster -1 1 £360 -4.00%
Harrow -2 1 - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 3
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Carshalton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Grays - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2119 (44.27%) SQL
2 1569 (32.78%) Finance
3 1223 (25.55%) Java
4 1114 (23.28%) Oracle Database
5 1034 (21.60%) UNIX
6 1030 (21.52%) Linux
7 952 (19.89%) Banking
8 841 (17.57%) SQL Server
9 758 (15.84%) PL/SQL
10 644 (13.46%) Windows
11 520 (10.87%) XML
11 520 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
12 509 (10.64%) Investment Banking
13 478 (9.99%) Business Intelligence
14 460 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
15 454 (9.49%) Relational Database
16 441 (9.21%) Microsoft
16 441 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
17 428 (8.94%) ETL
18 422 (8.82%) .NET
19 418 (8.73%) Web Services
20 416 (8.69%) Migration
21 391 (8.17%) C#
22 376 (7.86%) Spring
23 365 (7.63%) Oracle EBS
24 356 (7.44%) WebLogic
25 350 (7.31%) JavaScript
26 348 (7.27%) Scrum
27 340 (7.10%) HTML
28 333 (6.96%) SOA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 356 (7.44%) WebLogic
2 245 (5.12%) WebSphere
3 210 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 185 (3.87%) Apache
5 147 (3.07%) Oracle Coherence
6 123 (2.57%) IIS
7 117 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 97 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 92 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 88 (1.84%) SAS
11 75 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
12 56 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
13 46 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
13 46 (0.96%) CMS
14 33 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 33 (0.69%) MS Exchange
15 27 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
15 27 (0.56%) MQSeries
15 27 (0.56%) AquaLogic
16 25 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 253 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 114 (2.38%) MS Office
3 67 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 46 (0.96%) MS Project
6 30 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 7 (0.15%) SPSS
10 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.084%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.084%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.042%) 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
1 365 (7.63%) Oracle EBS
2 307 (6.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 134 (2.80%) Oracle General Ledger
4 130 (2.72%) Oracle Payables
5 124 (2.59%) Oracle Receivables
6 120 (2.51%) Oracle Applications
7 112 (2.34%) Oracle Financials
8 86 (1.80%) Oracle Retail
9 80 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
10 72 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
11 65 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
12 52 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
13 48 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
14 41 (0.86%) RMDS
15 40 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
16 37 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 35 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 34 (0.71%) HFM
19 31 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
20 23 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
1 59 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (0.79%) SaaS
4 22 (0.46%) PaaS
5 20 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.29%) IaaS
7 12 (0.25%) GitHub
8 10 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
8 10 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.084%) Office 365
9 4 (0.084%) Joyent
10 3 (0.063%) Force.com
10 3 (0.063%) Heroku
11 2 (0.042%) Taleo
11 2 (0.042%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.021%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.021%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 150 (3.13%) SAN
2 139 (2.90%) HTTP
3 89 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 85 (1.78%) Internet
5 84 (1.76%) LDAP
6 83 (1.73%) Firewall
7 70 (1.46%) DNS
7 70 (1.46%) SSL
8 66 (1.38%) NAS
9 48 (1.00%) WAN
10 43 (0.90%) FTP
11 41 (0.86%) VPN
12 40 (0.84%) HTTPS
13 39 (0.81%) LAN
14 36 (0.75%) SSH
15 22 (0.46%) VLAN
15 22 (0.46%) Intranet
16 21 (0.44%) DHCP
17 18 (0.38%) Network Security
18 16 (0.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1114 (23.28%) Oracle Database
2 841 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 520 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 454 (9.49%) Relational Database
5 441 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
6 305 (6.37%) Oracle Reports
7 257 (5.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 240 (5.01%) RDBMS
9 194 (4.05%) MySQL
10 173 (3.61%) Oracle ODI
11 150 (3.13%) DB2
12 147 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 127 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
14 125 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
15 108 (2.26%) Oracle Exadata
16 100 (2.09%) QlikView
17 98 (2.05%) Big Data
18 91 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 83 (1.73%) MongoDB
20 81 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 246 (5.14%) Maven
2 218 (4.55%) Subversion
3 185 (3.87%) JIRA
4 149 (3.11%) JUnit
5 118 (2.47%) Git (software)
6 112 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
7 110 (2.30%) Ant
8 90 (1.88%) Eclipse
9 87 (1.82%) Jenkins
10 84 (1.76%) Visual Studio
11 79 (1.65%) Selenium
12 77 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 74 (1.55%) TeamCity
14 64 (1.34%) Toad
15 46 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
16 45 (0.94%) SoapUI
17 42 (0.88%) Hudson
18 36 (0.75%) CruiseControl
19 32 (0.67%) jMock
20 30 (0.63%) Mockito
General
1 1569 (32.78%) Finance
2 952 (19.89%) Banking
3 509 (10.64%) Investment Banking
4 309 (6.46%) Retail
5 297 (6.21%) Front Office
6 113 (2.36%) Financial Institution
7 105 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 102 (2.13%) Back Office
9 87 (1.82%) Marketing
10 70 (1.46%) Billing
11 59 (1.23%) Games
12 55 (1.15%) General Ledger
13 50 (1.04%) Manufacturing
14 36 (0.75%) Publishing
15 32 (0.67%) Advertising
16 27 (0.56%) Legal
17 23 (0.48%) German Language
18 22 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.42%) Retail Banking
20 15 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1561 (32.62%) Developer
2 660 (13.79%) Analyst
3 514 (10.74%) Consultant
4 489 (10.22%) Architect
5 438 (9.15%) Java Developer
6 293 (6.12%) DBA
7 257 (5.37%) Oracle Consultant
8 245 (5.12%) Oracle Developer
9 215 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
10 206 (4.30%) Project Manager
11 173 (3.61%) Senior Developer
12 167 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 156 (3.26%) Support Analyst
14 148 (3.09%) Business Analyst
15 128 (2.67%) Administrator
16 120 (2.51%) Applications Support
17 109 (2.28%) Test Analyst
18 102 (2.13%) C# Developer
19 101 (2.11%) C++ Developer
19 101 (2.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (10.87%) XML
2 422 (8.82%) .NET
3 418 (8.73%) Web Services
4 376 (7.86%) Spring
5 340 (7.10%) HTML
6 314 (6.56%) J2EE
7 263 (5.50%) Middleware
8 244 (5.10%) Hibernate
9 217 (4.53%) SOAP
10 172 (3.59%) CSS
11 166 (3.47%) Oracle Fusion
12 131 (2.74%) jQuery
12 131 (2.74%) ASP.NET
13 129 (2.70%) JMS
13 129 (2.70%) REST
14 126 (2.63%) JSP
15 115 (2.40%) WSDL
16 112 (2.34%) XSLT
17 110 (2.30%) JDBC
18 107 (2.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 208 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 186 (3.89%) Derivative
3 147 (3.07%) Fixed Income
4 138 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 132 (2.76%) Data Integration
6 115 (2.40%) Credit Risk
7 97 (2.03%) Clustering
8 91 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 83 (1.73%) Replication
10 82 (1.71%) Open Source
11 76 (1.59%) Equities
12 70 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
13 68 (1.42%) Hedge funds
14 63 (1.32%) Market Risk
15 60 (1.25%) Credit Derivative
16 46 (0.96%) iPad
17 44 (0.92%) Social Media
18 42 (0.88%) Mathematics
19 37 (0.77%) Online Games
20 35 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1034 (21.60%) UNIX
2 1030 (21.52%) Linux
3 644 (13.46%) Windows
4 250 (5.22%) Solaris
5 199 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 89 (1.86%) AIX
7 79 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
10 34 (0.71%) SELinux
11 28 (0.59%) Windows XP
12 24 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 22 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 22 (0.46%) SUSE
14 21 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 18 (0.38%) HPUX
16 16 (0.33%) CentOS
17 15 (0.31%) VMS
18 14 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (9.99%) Business Intelligence
2 460 (9.61%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (8.94%) ETL
4 416 (8.69%) Migration
5 348 (7.27%) Scrum
6 333 (6.96%) SOA
7 321 (6.71%) Data Modelling
8 317 (6.62%) TDD
9 291 (6.08%) ITIL
9 291 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
10 265 (5.54%) ERP
11 263 (5.50%) OO
12 259 (5.41%) Project Management
13 251 (5.24%) E-Commerce
14 231 (4.83%) Analytics
15 225 (4.70%) Data Migration
16 216 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
17 186 (3.89%) CRM
18 181 (3.78%) Multithreading
19 174 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2119 (44.27%) SQL
2 1223 (25.55%) Java
3 758 (15.84%) PL/SQL
4 391 (8.17%) C#
5 350 (7.31%) JavaScript
6 315 (6.58%) Shell Script
7 296 (6.18%) Python
8 236 (4.93%) Perl
9 208 (4.35%) C++
10 153 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 126 (2.63%) C
12 111 (2.32%) T-SQL
13 104 (2.17%) PowerShell
14 88 (1.84%) VB
15 80 (1.67%) Ruby
16 78 (1.63%) Groovy
17 65 (1.36%) VBA
18 61 (1.27%) PHP
19 53 (1.11%) VBScript
20 47 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 309 (6.46%) Degree
2 231 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 154 (3.22%) SC Cleared
4 86 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 82 (1.71%) ISEB
6 76 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 40 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 39 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 35 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
10 33 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (0.67%) PMP
12 31 (0.65%) CISSP
13 25 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 16 (0.33%) OCP
15 16 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (0.27%) CCNA
16 13 (0.27%) CISA
16 13 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 12 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (5.22%) QA
2 67 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 64 (1.34%) SLA
4 34 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 32 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.19%) Basel III
7 9 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (0.15%) EMIR
9 4 (0.084%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.084%) GAAP
9 4 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.063%) COBIT
10 3 (0.063%) FATCA
10 3 (0.063%) COREP
10 3 (0.063%) FINREP
11 2 (0.042%) JTAG
11 2 (0.042%) Basel II
11 2 (0.042%) GCP
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 275 (5.75%) Oracle RAC
2 145 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (2.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 103 (2.15%) Active Directory
5 36 (0.75%) VMware ESX
6 29 (0.61%) vCloud
7 25 (0.52%) NFS
7 25 (0.52%) vSphere
8 14 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 14 (0.29%) XenServer
9 13 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (0.27%) RHEV
10 12 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 11 (0.23%) XenApp
11 11 (0.23%) HDFS
12 9 (0.19%) SRDF
12 9 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 8 (0.17%) NDS
13 8 (0.17%) Nmap
13 8 (0.17%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 134 (2.80%) Data Guard
2 118 (2.47%) Puppet
3 89 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 80 (1.67%) Tivoli
5 75 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
6 63 (1.32%) Control-M
7 59 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
8 32 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (0.61%) Nagios
10 28 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 27 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
12 25 (0.52%) BladeLogic
13 21 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 15 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 15 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
15 14 (0.29%) SCOM
16 11 (0.23%) NetBackup
16 11 (0.23%) Backup Exec
16 11 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 11 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 441 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 304 (6.35%) Sybase
3 274 (5.73%) SAP
4 244 (5.10%) IBM
5 222 (4.64%) VMware
6 216 (4.51%) Red Hat
7 179 (3.74%) Business Objects
8 170 (3.55%) Informatica
9 169 (3.53%) HP
10 149 (3.11%) JBoss
11 133 (2.78%) Cognos
12 105 (2.19%) Hyperion
13 93 (1.94%) Siebel
13 93 (1.94%) Citrix
14 91 (1.90%) Cisco
15 88 (1.84%) ATG
16 85 (1.78%) Remedy
17 75 (1.57%) Sun
18 73 (1.53%) TIBCO
19 58 (1.21%) Teradata
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