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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 14 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2042 2228 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.08% 9.55% 10.32%
As % of the Vendors category 20.41% 21.64% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1421 1488
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 17
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.55 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.84% +78.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.50 £49.25 £117.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +13.53%
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
10005 10295 9832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.50% 44.11% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6473 6760 6169
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 213 268
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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
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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 -5 474 £484 -3.30% 148
Docklands, London +2 27 £533 -1.84% 1
Croydon 0 22 £425 +14.86% 2
Canary Wharf -4 16 £484 -18.00%
Uxbridge 0 9 £265 +4.95%
Brentford +1 7 £375 -3.22%
Greenford - 7 - -
Hounslow 0 6 £425 -5.55% 3
Ealing -1 3 £368 -18.33%
Hammersmith -7 3 £448 +89.41% 1
Chiswick +8 2 - -
Paddington -6 2 £375 -34.78%
Welling - 2 £110 -
Wembley - 2 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £400 +6.66% 4
Osterley - 1 £320 -
Isleworth - 1 - - 1
Chessington - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £650 -
Hayes - 1 - - 3
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1766 (43.36%) SQL
2 1210 (29.71%) Java
3 1188 (29.17%) Finance
4 864 (21.21%) Linux
5 827 (20.30%) Oracle Database
6 797 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
7 779 (19.13%) UNIX
8 739 (18.14%) Banking
9 730 (17.92%) SQL Server
10 633 (15.54%) PL/SQL
11 570 (13.99%) Windows
12 439 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
13 429 (10.53%) XML
14 427 (10.48%) .NET
15 418 (10.26%) Relational Database
16 411 (10.09%) JavaScript
17 392 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
18 383 (9.40%) C#
19 370 (9.08%) HTML
20 360 (8.84%) Oracle Database 11g
21 358 (8.79%) ETL
21 358 (8.79%) Investment Banking
22 356 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
23 351 (8.62%) Web Services
24 343 (8.42%) Data Modelling
25 336 (8.25%) Microsoft
26 331 (8.13%) WebLogic
27 309 (7.59%) Migration
28 297 (7.29%) Security Cleared
29 296 (7.27%) J2EE

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 331 (8.13%) WebLogic
2 203 (4.98%) WebSphere
3 160 (3.93%) Tomcat
4 153 (3.76%) Apache
5 120 (2.95%) Oracle Workflow
6 115 (2.82%) IIS
7 98 (2.41%) JBoss
8 77 (1.89%) SAS
9 76 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
10 68 (1.67%) SharePoint
10 68 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 56 (1.37%) MQSeries
12 49 (1.20%) Confluence
13 36 (0.88%) CMS
14 33 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
15 31 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
15 31 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
16 30 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 30 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
17 27 (0.66%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 226 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 83 (2.04%) MS Office
3 67 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 46 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (0.69%) MS Project
6 16 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.22%) SPSS
8 8 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.074%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.049%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 237 (5.82%) Oracle EBS
2 219 (5.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 90 (2.21%) Oracle General Ledger
4 86 (2.11%) Oracle Financials
5 77 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
6 76 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
7 69 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
8 62 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
9 60 (1.47%) Oracle Retail
10 35 (0.86%) Oracle Cash Management
11 31 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
12 29 (0.71%) RMDS
13 28 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
13 28 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 26 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
15 25 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
15 25 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
16 24 (0.59%) Markit EDM
17 17 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 17 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 98 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (0.56%) SaaS
4 19 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 18 (0.44%) PaaS
6 17 (0.42%) Heroku
7 16 (0.39%) Taleo
8 15 (0.37%) Engine Yard
9 13 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (0.27%) Office 365
10 11 (0.27%) GitHub
10 11 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
12 9 (0.22%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.15%) IaaS
14 5 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 141 (3.46%) SAN
2 129 (3.17%) Firewall
3 107 (2.63%) HTTP
4 78 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 73 (1.79%) DNS
6 67 (1.64%) Internet
7 50 (1.23%) NAS
8 46 (1.13%) WAN
9 41 (1.01%) LDAP
10 40 (0.98%) LAN
11 38 (0.93%) SSL
12 29 (0.71%) VLAN
13 21 (0.52%) VPN
14 20 (0.49%) HTTPS
15 19 (0.47%) FTP
16 18 (0.44%) DHCP
16 18 (0.44%) Multicast
17 17 (0.42%) Intranet
18 16 (0.39%) iSCSI
19 15 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 827 (20.30%) Oracle Database
2 730 (17.92%) SQL Server
3 439 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
4 418 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 360 (8.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 259 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
7 239 (5.87%) RDBMS
8 199 (4.89%) MySQL
9 147 (3.61%) Hadoop
10 133 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 129 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 128 (3.14%) MongoDB
13 124 (3.04%) DB2
14 120 (2.95%) QlikView
15 118 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 110 (2.70%) Big Data
17 101 (2.48%) Oracle ODI
18 94 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 89 (2.19%) NoSQL
20 82 (2.01%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 240 (5.89%) Maven
2 226 (5.55%) Subversion
3 195 (4.79%) JIRA
4 166 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 138 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 133 (3.27%) Ant
7 121 (2.97%) JUnit
8 113 (2.77%) Eclipse
9 96 (2.36%) TeamCity
10 89 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
11 75 (1.84%) Visual Studio
12 65 (1.60%) Toad
13 58 (1.42%) jMock
14 53 (1.30%) Selenium
14 53 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
15 37 (0.91%) Gradle
15 37 (0.91%) ERwin
16 35 (0.86%) NUnit
17 31 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 31 (0.76%) ClearCase
General
1 1188 (29.17%) Finance
2 739 (18.14%) Banking
3 358 (8.79%) Investment Banking
4 213 (5.23%) Retail
5 191 (4.69%) Front Office
6 69 (1.69%) Marketing
7 68 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 59 (1.45%) Back Office
9 48 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 45 (1.10%) Games
11 41 (1.01%) Advertising
12 37 (0.91%) Billing
12 37 (0.91%) General Ledger
13 32 (0.79%) Legal
14 29 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.49%) Publishing
16 16 (0.39%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.25%) Law
19 7 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1446 (35.50%) Developer
2 540 (13.26%) Analyst
3 464 (11.39%) Architect
4 442 (10.85%) Java Developer
5 399 (9.80%) Consultant
6 268 (6.58%) Oracle Developer
7 192 (4.71%) Oracle Consultant
8 166 (4.08%) Business Analyst
9 163 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 161 (3.95%) DBA
11 156 (3.83%) Senior Developer
12 130 (3.19%) Administrator
13 122 (3.00%) Applications Support
14 111 (2.73%) Oracle DBA
15 110 (2.70%) C# Developer
16 105 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
17 98 (2.41%) Support Analyst
18 89 (2.19%) SQL Developer
19 86 (2.11%) Technical Architect
20 83 (2.04%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (10.53%) XML
2 427 (10.48%) .NET
3 370 (9.08%) HTML
4 351 (8.62%) Web Services
5 296 (7.27%) J2EE
6 290 (7.12%) Spring
7 282 (6.92%) Middleware
8 210 (5.16%) CSS
9 187 (4.59%) Hibernate
10 153 (3.76%) SOAP
11 146 (3.58%) Oracle Fusion
12 140 (3.44%) REST
13 126 (3.09%) jQuery
14 117 (2.87%) JSP
15 114 (2.80%) HTML5
16 112 (2.75%) JMS
17 108 (2.65%) JSON
18 94 (2.31%) Java EE
19 92 (2.26%) ASP.NET
20 79 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 356 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 134 (3.29%) Fixed Income
4 132 (3.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 113 (2.77%) Derivative
6 98 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 95 (2.33%) Clustering
8 78 (1.92%) Open Source
9 66 (1.62%) Data Integration
10 64 (1.57%) Replication
11 55 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 51 (1.25%) Equities
13 45 (1.10%) Data Structures
14 42 (1.03%) Hedge funds
15 40 (0.98%) Mathematics
16 38 (0.93%) User Experience
17 37 (0.91%) Visualisation
18 33 (0.81%) Online Games
19 30 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
20 28 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 864 (21.21%) Linux
2 779 (19.13%) UNIX
3 570 (13.99%) Windows
4 181 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 165 (4.05%) Solaris
6 134 (3.29%) AIX
7 71 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (0.96%) Ubuntu
10 33 (0.81%) CentOS
10 33 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
11 30 (0.74%) HPUX
12 25 (0.61%) SUSE
13 22 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (0.49%) Android
15 17 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 17 (0.42%) Windows 7
16 15 (0.37%) Apple iOS
17 13 (0.32%) Windows XP
18 9 (0.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
3 358 (8.79%) ETL
4 343 (8.42%) Data Modelling
5 309 (7.59%) Migration
6 280 (6.87%) Scrum
7 265 (6.51%) OO
8 263 (6.46%) ITIL
9 260 (6.38%) TDD
10 251 (6.16%) SOA
11 236 (5.79%) Project Management
12 222 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
13 205 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
14 186 (4.57%) Multithreading
15 169 (4.15%) Workflow
16 163 (4.00%) Analytics
17 160 (3.93%) E-Commerce
18 155 (3.81%) CRM
18 155 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
19 149 (3.66%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1766 (43.36%) SQL
2 1210 (29.71%) Java
3 633 (15.54%) PL/SQL
4 411 (10.09%) JavaScript
5 383 (9.40%) C#
6 282 (6.92%) Shell Script
7 243 (5.97%) Python
8 215 (5.28%) Perl
9 205 (5.03%) C++
10 108 (2.65%) Bash Shell
11 101 (2.48%) C
12 84 (2.06%) Ruby
13 80 (1.96%) VBA
14 78 (1.92%) T-SQL
15 76 (1.87%) VB
16 58 (1.42%) VBScript
17 56 (1.37%) Korn
18 54 (1.33%) PowerShell
19 45 (1.10%) PHP
20 44 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 297 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 281 (6.90%) Degree
3 145 (3.56%) DV Cleared
4 139 (3.41%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.33%) ISEB
6 36 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 29 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
9 24 (0.59%) Sun Certification
10 21 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 17 (0.42%) CIMA
11 17 (0.42%) ACCA
12 15 (0.37%) PMI Certification
13 14 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (0.32%) OCPJP
14 13 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.22%) OCP
16 9 (0.22%) RHCE
16 9 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (3.73%) QA
2 49 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 21 (0.52%) SLA
4 14 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.34%) GAAP
4 14 (0.34%) EMIR
5 13 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.20%) HL7
6 8 (0.20%) COREP
6 8 (0.20%) FINREP
7 6 (0.15%) DICOM
7 6 (0.15%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.12%) Basel III
8 5 (0.12%) GxP
9 4 (0.098%) WAI
9 4 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.098%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.074%) FATCA
10 3 (0.074%) COBIT
11 2 (0.049%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 120 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
2 106 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 29 (0.71%) NFS
5 28 (0.69%) Xen
6 24 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 22 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 22 (0.54%) HDFS
8 21 (0.52%) vSphere
9 16 (0.39%) KVM
10 15 (0.37%) Apache Flume
11 13 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
12 12 (0.29%) Docker
12 12 (0.29%) VMware ESX
12 12 (0.29%) SRDF
12 12 (0.29%) XenApp
13 9 (0.22%) Sendmail
13 9 (0.22%) Firmware
14 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.15%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 125 (3.07%) Puppet
2 72 (1.77%) Data Guard
3 62 (1.52%) Control-M
4 54 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 52 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 50 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
7 45 (1.10%) ITRS Geneos
8 44 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (0.81%) BladeLogic
10 29 (0.71%) Tivoli
11 26 (0.64%) Nagios
12 24 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
13 21 (0.52%) Cobbler
13 21 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 19 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 17 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
15 17 (0.42%) SCOM
16 13 (0.32%) collectd
17 12 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
18 11 (0.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 336 (8.25%) Microsoft
2 281 (6.90%) IBM
3 260 (6.38%) Sybase
4 248 (6.09%) Red Hat
5 182 (4.47%) VMware
6 171 (4.20%) SAP
7 141 (3.46%) Business Objects
8 129 (3.17%) HP
9 123 (3.02%) Informatica
10 102 (2.50%) TIBCO
11 99 (2.43%) Cisco
12 85 (2.09%) Cognos
13 76 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
14 75 (1.84%) NetApp
15 68 (1.67%) Citrix
16 65 (1.60%) Sun
17 63 (1.55%) Tableau
18 61 (1.50%) Hyperion
19 55 (1.35%) Siebel
20 53 (1.30%) EMC
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