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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2002 2406 2636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.53% 10.23% 10.87%
As % of the Vendors category 19.55% 22.94% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1499 1678
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £467
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 20
Average hourly rate £21.30 £38.00 £30.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.94% +25.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £23.60 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.78 £59.09 £59.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.61%
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
10241 10488 10999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.63% 44.60% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6762 6574 6976
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 221 287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.35 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -3 553 £500 +7.52% 153
Docklands, London 0 22 £550 +25.71% 1
Canary Wharf -4 22 £475 -13.63%
Croydon -12 16 £450 +21.62% 2
Bromley +6 11 £425 -
Uxbridge +6 8 £438 +150.00% 2
Brentford -3 5 £388 -3.12% 1
Hayes +7 3 £425 -
Harrow +3 3 £205 -
Ealing -3 3 - -
Hammersmith -4 3 £368 - 1
Paddington -11 3 £575 -
Hillingdon - 3 £325 -
Edgware - 3 £165 -
Wimbledon -1 2 £485 -20.49%
Feltham - 2 £378 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £368 -
West Drayton 0 1 £563 +18.42%
Hounslow -3 1 £375 -28.57% 2
Isleworth - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £425 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1759 (43.05%) SQL
2 1305 (31.94%) Finance
3 1172 (28.68%) Java
4 872 (21.34%) Linux
5 849 (20.78%) Oracle Database
6 807 (19.75%) UNIX
7 800 (19.58%) Banking
8 794 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
9 765 (18.72%) SQL Server
10 625 (15.30%) Windows
11 601 (14.71%) PL/SQL
12 424 (10.38%) XML
13 407 (9.96%) .NET
14 405 (9.91%) Relational Database
15 396 (9.69%) Microsoft
16 392 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
17 389 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
18 382 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
19 374 (9.15%) ETL
19 374 (9.15%) JavaScript
20 361 (8.84%) Investment Banking
21 353 (8.64%) C#
22 344 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
23 343 (8.39%) Migration
24 332 (8.13%) Web Services
25 307 (7.51%) Data Modelling
26 296 (7.24%) IBM
27 292 (7.15%) HTML
28 285 (6.98%) SDLC
29 275 (6.73%) Shell Script

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 269 (6.58%) WebLogic
2 189 (4.63%) WebSphere
3 147 (3.60%) Apache
4 143 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 140 (3.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 127 (3.11%) Oracle Coherence
7 123 (3.01%) IIS
8 96 (2.35%) JBoss
9 89 (2.18%) SharePoint
10 61 (1.49%) SAS
11 59 (1.44%) MQSeries
12 52 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 47 (1.15%) Confluence
13 47 (1.15%) CMS
14 36 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
15 35 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
16 32 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
17 30 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 30 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
18 28 (0.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 236 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 93 (2.28%) MS Office
3 54 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 36 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (0.73%) MS Project
6 11 (0.27%) SPSS
7 9 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.12%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.073%) HipChat
10 2 (0.049%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.049%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.024%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 253 (6.19%) Oracle EBS
2 180 (4.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 123 (3.01%) Oracle Financials
4 93 (2.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 79 (1.93%) Oracle Applications
6 71 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
7 69 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
8 59 (1.44%) Oracle Retail
9 55 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
10 49 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
11 36 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 36 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
12 32 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
12 32 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
13 30 (0.73%) Oracle iProcurement
14 27 (0.66%) RMDS
15 21 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
16 20 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
17 19 (0.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 19 (0.47%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 80 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (1.00%) SaaS
3 28 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.51%) Taleo
5 16 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.32%) Office 365
6 13 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
9 9 (0.22%) IaaS
10 8 (0.20%) PaaS
11 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.17%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.12%) Boomi
12 5 (0.12%) Heroku
13 4 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.073%) Yammer
14 3 (0.073%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 168 (4.11%) SAN
2 132 (3.23%) Firewall
3 95 (2.33%) HTTP
4 92 (2.25%) DNS
5 75 (1.84%) NAS
6 74 (1.81%) TCP/IP
7 72 (1.76%) Internet
8 59 (1.44%) LDAP
9 49 (1.20%) LAN
10 48 (1.17%) WAN
11 42 (1.03%) DHCP
12 35 (0.86%) SSL
13 33 (0.81%) VoIP
14 27 (0.66%) BIG-IP
15 23 (0.56%) VLAN
16 21 (0.51%) VPN
17 19 (0.47%) Wireless
17 19 (0.47%) Multicast
18 18 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 849 (20.78%) Oracle Database
2 765 (18.72%) SQL Server
3 405 (9.91%) Relational Database
4 389 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 344 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 251 (6.14%) RDBMS
7 230 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
8 197 (4.82%) MySQL
9 157 (3.84%) Oracle BI EE
10 151 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
11 142 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 131 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 117 (2.86%) MongoDB
14 115 (2.81%) Hadoop
14 115 (2.81%) DB2
15 107 (2.62%) QlikView
16 104 (2.55%) Big Data
17 89 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 85 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
19 77 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 233 (5.70%) Subversion
2 218 (5.34%) Maven
3 192 (4.70%) JIRA
4 154 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 148 (3.62%) Jenkins
6 117 (2.86%) Ant
7 97 (2.37%) JUnit
8 87 (2.13%) TeamCity
9 80 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
10 72 (1.76%) Eclipse
11 68 (1.66%) Visual Studio
12 67 (1.64%) Selenium
13 47 (1.15%) Gradle
14 45 (1.10%) jMock
14 45 (1.10%) Toad
15 44 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
16 42 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (1.03%) NUnit
17 36 (0.88%) ERwin
18 34 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1305 (31.94%) Finance
2 800 (19.58%) Banking
3 361 (8.84%) Investment Banking
4 232 (5.68%) Retail
5 192 (4.70%) Front Office
6 93 (2.28%) Marketing
7 79 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 71 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 64 (1.57%) Back Office
10 54 (1.32%) General Ledger
11 43 (1.05%) Advertising
12 35 (0.86%) Legal
13 31 (0.76%) Publishing
14 28 (0.69%) Billing
15 22 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.51%) Games
17 17 (0.42%) Law
18 15 (0.37%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.27%) Local Government
20 9 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1453 (35.56%) Developer
2 554 (13.56%) Analyst
3 500 (12.24%) Architect
4 398 (9.74%) Java Developer
5 380 (9.30%) Consultant
6 248 (6.07%) Oracle Developer
7 192 (4.70%) Project Manager
7 192 (4.70%) Business Analyst
8 181 (4.43%) Oracle Consultant
9 158 (3.87%) DBA
10 146 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 132 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
12 119 (2.91%) Administrator
13 109 (2.67%) C++ Developer
14 104 (2.55%) Oracle DBA
15 102 (2.50%) Support Analyst
16 100 (2.45%) Technical Architect
17 94 (2.30%) SQL Developer
18 92 (2.25%) Applications Support
19 91 (2.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (10.38%) XML
2 407 (9.96%) .NET
3 332 (8.13%) Web Services
4 292 (7.15%) HTML
5 270 (6.61%) Middleware
6 269 (6.58%) J2EE
7 257 (6.29%) Spring
8 169 (4.14%) CSS
9 162 (3.96%) SOAP
10 152 (3.72%) Hibernate
11 145 (3.55%) Oracle Fusion
12 124 (3.03%) JMS
13 108 (2.64%) REST
14 102 (2.50%) HTML5
15 101 (2.47%) jQuery
16 96 (2.35%) JSON
17 94 (2.30%) ASP.NET
18 91 (2.23%) STL
19 84 (2.06%) Java EE
20 83 (2.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 392 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (3.67%) Computer Science
3 142 (3.48%) Fixed Income
4 139 (3.40%) Data Centre
5 127 (3.11%) Derivative
6 122 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 111 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 71 (1.74%) Clustering
9 70 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
10 69 (1.69%) Data Integration
11 61 (1.49%) Equities
12 58 (1.42%) Replication
13 50 (1.22%) Credit Risk
14 45 (1.10%) Market Risk
14 45 (1.10%) Hedge funds
15 43 (1.05%) Data Structures
16 40 (0.98%) User Experience
17 39 (0.95%) N-Tier
18 36 (0.88%) Visualisation
19 34 (0.83%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 872 (21.34%) Linux
2 807 (19.75%) UNIX
3 625 (15.30%) Windows
4 157 (3.84%) Solaris
4 157 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 111 (2.72%) AIX
6 68 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
9 41 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (0.71%) Android
11 23 (0.56%) CentOS
12 21 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 20 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 18 (0.44%) HPUX
15 16 (0.39%) Windows 7
16 15 (0.37%) SUSE
17 13 (0.32%) Windows XP
18 9 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 7 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
3 374 (9.15%) ETL
4 343 (8.39%) Migration
5 307 (7.51%) Data Modelling
6 285 (6.98%) SDLC
7 274 (6.71%) Scrum
8 273 (6.68%) ITIL
9 259 (6.34%) Project Management
10 251 (6.14%) SOA
11 249 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
12 236 (5.78%) TDD
13 206 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 206 (5.04%) OO
14 200 (4.89%) Multithreading
15 194 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
16 193 (4.72%) Workflow
17 177 (4.33%) ERP
18 161 (3.94%) Unit Testing
19 159 (3.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1759 (43.05%) SQL
2 1172 (28.68%) Java
3 601 (14.71%) PL/SQL
4 374 (9.15%) JavaScript
5 353 (8.64%) C#
6 275 (6.73%) Shell Script
7 247 (6.05%) C++
8 245 (6.00%) Python
9 224 (5.48%) Perl
10 102 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 93 (2.28%) Bash Shell
12 92 (2.25%) VBA
13 87 (2.13%) C
13 87 (2.13%) PowerShell
14 79 (1.93%) VB
15 75 (1.84%) Ruby
16 66 (1.62%) Scala
17 63 (1.54%) PHP
18 46 (1.13%) Korn
19 43 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 270 (6.61%) Degree
2 209 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 103 (2.52%) DV Cleared
4 88 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 42 (1.03%) ISEB
6 35 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (0.71%) PMI Certification
8 27 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 24 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 21 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 21 (0.51%) CCNA
11 20 (0.49%) ACCA
11 20 (0.49%) CIMA
12 19 (0.47%) PMP
13 14 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.32%) CISSP
14 13 (0.32%) CCNP
14 13 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.27%) Sun Certification
15 11 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (3.77%) QA
2 54 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 36 (0.88%) SLA
4 19 (0.47%) Solvency II
5 18 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 14 (0.34%) EMIR
7 13 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.27%) Basel III
9 9 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.20%) FINREP
11 7 (0.17%) COREP
11 7 (0.17%) COBIT
12 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.098%) GAAP
13 4 (0.098%) HL7
13 4 (0.098%) WAI
14 3 (0.073%) MiFID
14 3 (0.073%) GxP
14 3 (0.073%) Basel II
14 3 (0.073%) FATCA
System Software
1 139 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 108 (2.64%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (0.86%) NFS
5 26 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 24 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 24 (0.59%) vSphere
6 24 (0.59%) KVM
7 23 (0.56%) XenApp
8 18 (0.44%) Xen
9 15 (0.37%) SRDF
9 15 (0.37%) HDFS
10 14 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (0.32%) ProxySG
12 11 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.24%) Squid
14 9 (0.22%) vCloud
14 9 (0.22%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
15 8 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 99 (2.42%) Puppet
2 75 (1.84%) BladeLogic
3 68 (1.66%) Data Guard
4 61 (1.49%) Control-M
5 58 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 53 (1.30%) ITRS Geneos
7 49 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
8 43 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
9 42 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
10 29 (0.71%) Tivoli
11 26 (0.64%) Ansible
12 24 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
13 23 (0.56%) SCOM
14 19 (0.47%) SCCM
15 17 (0.42%) Oracle ZFS
16 15 (0.37%) NetBackup
17 12 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
17 12 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
18 11 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
18 11 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 396 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 296 (7.24%) IBM
3 252 (6.17%) Sybase
4 201 (4.92%) VMware
5 197 (4.82%) Red Hat
6 169 (4.14%) SAP
7 156 (3.82%) Informatica
8 148 (3.62%) HP
9 113 (2.77%) Cisco
10 99 (2.42%) TIBCO
11 93 (2.28%) Cognos
12 84 (2.06%) Hyperion
13 82 (2.01%) NetApp
14 75 (1.84%) Adobe
15 74 (1.81%) Citrix
16 65 (1.59%) EMC
16 65 (1.59%) Tableau
17 54 (1.32%) Sun
17 54 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
18 53 (1.30%) Splunk
South West London
First Point
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £35000 - £50000 per day + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: Competitive (dependant on experience) plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Rate: Up to £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £530 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago