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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 17 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1997 2550 2812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.30% 10.64% 11.24%
As % of the Vendors category 19.29% 23.35% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1582 1784
Average daily rate
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£475 £470 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 19
Average hourly rate £21.10 £27.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.29% -1.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £14.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.89 £42.50 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
10351 10919 11478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.00% 45.54% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6826 6843 7371
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 233 261
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -4 504 £483 +1.57% 123
Canary Wharf -3 18 £500 +5.26%
Docklands, London -3 15 £525 -5.40%
Croydon -12 14 £500 +44.92% 1
Bromley +7 13 £475 +35.71%
Hammersmith -1 7 £438 -12.50%
Uxbridge +8 6 £425 +142.85% 6
Paddington -6 6 £566 -
Feltham - 5 £350 -
Brentford 0 4 £335 -39.09%
Hillingdon - 4 £325 -
Harrow +1 3 £205 -
Hayes +6 2 - -
Wimbledon -2 2 £485 -20.49%
Ilford - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £410 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1695 (42.67%) SQL
2 1302 (32.78%) Finance
3 1072 (26.99%) Java
4 861 (21.68%) Linux
5 846 (21.30%) Oracle Database
6 809 (20.37%) UNIX
6 809 (20.37%) Banking
7 752 (18.93%) SQL Server
8 731 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
9 619 (15.58%) Windows
10 538 (13.54%) PL/SQL
11 408 (10.27%) Microsoft
12 389 (9.79%) XML
13 388 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
14 379 (9.54%) Relational Database
15 369 (9.29%) .NET
16 367 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
17 366 (9.21%) ETL
18 357 (8.99%) JavaScript
19 354 (8.91%) C#
20 348 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
21 336 (8.46%) Oracle Database 11g
22 329 (8.28%) Migration
23 326 (8.21%) Investment Banking
24 301 (7.58%) Web Services
25 298 (7.50%) Shell Script
26 293 (7.38%) HTML
27 289 (7.28%) Sybase
28 280 (7.05%) Data Modelling
29 278 (7.00%) IBM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 233 (5.87%) WebLogic
2 186 (4.68%) WebSphere
3 132 (3.32%) Tomcat
3 132 (3.32%) Oracle Coherence
4 130 (3.27%) Apache
5 111 (2.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 96 (2.42%) IIS
7 93 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 92 (2.32%) JBoss
9 59 (1.49%) MQSeries
10 51 (1.28%) SAS
11 49 (1.23%) CMS
12 41 (1.03%) Confluence
13 38 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 35 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
14 35 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
15 34 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
16 32 (0.81%) Apache Spark
17 29 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
17 29 (0.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 236 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 101 (2.54%) MS Office
3 50 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 38 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.58%) MS Project
6 12 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.25%) SPSS
8 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.076%) HipChat
10 2 (0.050%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.025%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 248 (6.24%) Oracle EBS
2 175 (4.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 122 (3.07%) Oracle Financials
4 92 (2.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 69 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
5 69 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
6 68 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
7 54 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 54 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
8 49 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
9 42 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
10 35 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 34 (0.86%) Oracle iProcurement
12 33 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
13 30 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
14 22 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
14 22 (0.55%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 22 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 21 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
16 17 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (1.06%) SaaS
3 31 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (0.58%) Taleo
5 21 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.40%) IaaS
7 12 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
9 9 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 8 (0.20%) Office 365
11 7 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.18%) Boomi
12 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.10%) PaaS
14 3 (0.076%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.076%) Yammer
15 2 (0.050%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.050%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.95%) SAN
2 123 (3.10%) Firewall
3 90 (2.27%) DNS
4 82 (2.06%) HTTP
5 75 (1.89%) Internet
6 73 (1.84%) TCP/IP
7 68 (1.71%) NAS
8 66 (1.66%) LDAP
9 47 (1.18%) LAN
10 45 (1.13%) WAN
11 44 (1.11%) DHCP
12 38 (0.96%) SSL
13 34 (0.86%) VoIP
14 25 (0.63%) SSH
15 22 (0.55%) BIG-IP
16 18 (0.45%) Wireless
16 18 (0.45%) VPN
16 18 (0.45%) Multicast
17 16 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
18 15 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 846 (21.30%) Oracle Database
2 752 (18.93%) SQL Server
3 379 (9.54%) Relational Database
4 367 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
5 336 (8.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 231 (5.82%) Oracle Reports
7 226 (5.69%) RDBMS
8 202 (5.09%) MySQL
9 157 (3.95%) Oracle BI EE
10 141 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 137 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
12 135 (3.40%) Oracle Database 10g
13 114 (2.87%) Hadoop
14 107 (2.69%) DB2
14 107 (2.69%) Big Data
15 105 (2.64%) MongoDB
16 101 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 97 (2.44%) QlikView
18 87 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
19 76 (1.91%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 190 (4.78%) Subversion
1 190 (4.78%) Maven
2 169 (4.25%) JIRA
3 135 (3.40%) Git (software)
4 122 (3.07%) Jenkins
5 91 (2.29%) JUnit
6 83 (2.09%) Ant
7 79 (1.99%) TeamCity
8 74 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
9 70 (1.76%) Selenium
10 67 (1.69%) Eclipse
11 56 (1.41%) Visual Studio
12 52 (1.31%) NUnit
13 50 (1.26%) Toad
14 44 (1.11%) Gradle
15 40 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
16 38 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
17 36 (0.91%) jMock
18 29 (0.73%) Cucumber
19 28 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1302 (32.78%) Finance
2 809 (20.37%) Banking
3 326 (8.21%) Investment Banking
4 225 (5.66%) Retail
5 195 (4.91%) Front Office
6 95 (2.39%) Marketing
7 86 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 65 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 58 (1.46%) General Ledger
10 55 (1.38%) Back Office
11 41 (1.03%) Advertising
12 38 (0.96%) Billing
13 37 (0.93%) Publishing
14 35 (0.88%) Legal
15 20 (0.50%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.45%) Retail Banking
17 16 (0.40%) Law
18 15 (0.38%) Games
19 12 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 12 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1397 (35.17%) Developer
2 512 (12.89%) Analyst
3 480 (12.08%) Architect
4 390 (9.82%) Consultant
5 364 (9.16%) Java Developer
6 229 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
7 192 (4.83%) Project Manager
8 188 (4.73%) Oracle Consultant
9 180 (4.53%) Business Analyst
10 174 (4.38%) DBA
11 150 (3.78%) Senior Developer
12 128 (3.22%) Administrator
13 127 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
14 118 (2.97%) Oracle DBA
15 104 (2.62%) C++ Developer
16 94 (2.37%) Support Analyst
17 89 (2.24%) C# Developer
18 87 (2.19%) SQL Developer
19 86 (2.17%) Applications Support
20 84 (2.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (9.79%) XML
2 369 (9.29%) .NET
3 301 (7.58%) Web Services
4 293 (7.38%) HTML
5 241 (6.07%) J2EE
6 240 (6.04%) Spring
7 238 (5.99%) Middleware
8 166 (4.18%) CSS
9 150 (3.78%) SOAP
10 148 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
11 140 (3.52%) Hibernate
12 123 (3.10%) JMS
13 106 (2.67%) jQuery
13 106 (2.67%) REST
14 101 (2.54%) ASP.NET
15 96 (2.42%) HTML5
16 94 (2.37%) JSON
17 86 (2.17%) STL
18 73 (1.84%) AngularJS
19 72 (1.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 388 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (3.58%) Computer Science
3 121 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 117 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 116 (2.92%) Fixed Income
6 112 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 108 (2.72%) Derivative
8 79 (1.99%) Replication
9 77 (1.94%) Clustering
10 68 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 62 (1.56%) Credit Risk
12 61 (1.54%) Data Integration
13 51 (1.28%) Equities
14 46 (1.16%) N-Tier
14 46 (1.16%) Market Risk
15 45 (1.13%) Data Structures
16 38 (0.96%) Hedge funds
17 34 (0.86%) DataPower
17 34 (0.86%) User Experience
18 33 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 861 (21.68%) Linux
2 809 (20.37%) UNIX
3 619 (15.58%) Windows
4 170 (4.28%) Solaris
5 159 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 123 (3.10%) AIX
7 81 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
11 28 (0.70%) Android
12 21 (0.53%) CentOS
13 17 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 17 (0.43%) SUSE
14 15 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.35%) Windows 7
16 13 (0.33%) HPUX
16 13 (0.33%) Windows XP
17 12 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (9.21%) ETL
3 348 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
4 329 (8.28%) Migration
5 280 (7.05%) Data Modelling
6 265 (6.67%) ITIL
7 261 (6.57%) SDLC
8 258 (6.50%) Project Management
9 247 (6.22%) Scrum
10 244 (6.14%) TDD
11 227 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
12 215 (5.41%) SOA
13 197 (4.96%) OO
14 196 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 196 (4.93%) Multithreading
15 183 (4.61%) ERP
16 181 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
17 166 (4.18%) Workflow
18 164 (4.13%) Analytics
19 145 (3.65%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1695 (42.67%) SQL
2 1072 (26.99%) Java
3 538 (13.54%) PL/SQL
4 357 (8.99%) JavaScript
5 354 (8.91%) C#
6 298 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 237 (5.97%) C++
8 224 (5.64%) Perl
9 214 (5.39%) Python
10 117 (2.95%) T-SQL
11 99 (2.49%) VBA
12 90 (2.27%) C
13 89 (2.24%) PowerShell
14 83 (2.09%) Bash Shell
15 81 (2.04%) VB
16 70 (1.76%) Ruby
17 68 (1.71%) Scala
18 66 (1.66%) PHP
19 45 (1.13%) Groovy
20 34 (0.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 267 (6.72%) Degree
2 183 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 82 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 81 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 43 (1.08%) ISEB
6 39 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 30 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 26 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
10 23 (0.58%) CCNA
11 21 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 19 (0.48%) PMP
13 18 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.45%) ACCA
13 18 (0.45%) CIMA
14 15 (0.38%) CISSP
14 15 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 13 (0.33%) CCNP
17 12 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (3.50%) QA
2 52 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 43 (1.08%) SLA
4 21 (0.53%) Solvency II
5 15 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 13 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.28%) Basel III
7 11 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.25%) EMIR
9 8 (0.20%) FINREP
10 7 (0.18%) COREP
11 6 (0.15%) COBIT
12 4 (0.10%) WAI
13 3 (0.076%) GxP
13 3 (0.076%) Basel II
13 3 (0.076%) GAAP
13 3 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (0.076%) CDISC
13 3 (0.076%) COSO
13 3 (0.076%) FATCA
System Software
1 124 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 120 (3.02%) Oracle RAC
4 33 (0.83%) NFS
5 27 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 27 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.55%) KVM
7 20 (0.50%) vSphere
8 19 (0.48%) XenApp
9 16 (0.40%) Xen
10 13 (0.33%) ProxySG
10 13 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 13 (0.33%) SRDF
11 12 (0.30%) Squid
11 12 (0.30%) HDFS
12 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.25%) Varnish
14 9 (0.23%) vCloud
14 9 (0.23%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 83 (2.09%) Puppet
2 78 (1.96%) Data Guard
3 64 (1.61%) BladeLogic
4 59 (1.49%) Control-M
5 55 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 51 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 44 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
8 42 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
9 37 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
9 37 (0.93%) SCOM
10 27 (0.68%) Ansible
11 25 (0.63%) Tivoli
12 23 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
13 19 (0.48%) SCCM
13 19 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
14 18 (0.45%) NetBackup
15 15 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
16 13 (0.33%) Netcool
16 13 (0.33%) WSUS
17 12 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 408 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 289 (7.28%) Sybase
3 278 (7.00%) IBM
4 202 (5.09%) Red Hat
5 184 (4.63%) VMware
6 180 (4.53%) SAP
7 161 (4.05%) Informatica
8 145 (3.65%) HP
9 103 (2.59%) Cisco
10 91 (2.29%) Cognos
11 87 (2.19%) TIBCO
12 85 (2.14%) Adobe
13 77 (1.94%) Hyperion
14 71 (1.79%) NetApp
15 68 (1.71%) Citrix
16 67 (1.69%) EMC
17 64 (1.61%) Tableau
18 60 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
19 54 (1.36%) Sun
20 51 (1.28%) Remedy
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