Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 253 197
Rank change year-on-year +58 -56 -65
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 61 38 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.77% 0.42% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.95% 1.64% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 53
Central London median daily rate £475 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% -2.38% +23.53%
10th Percentile £372 £363 £360
90th Percentile £638 £588 £693
London median daily rate £475 £475 £456
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £14.00 £39.38 £19.00
% change year-on-year -64.44% +107.24% -55.29%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,067 2,324 2,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 26.08% 25.49% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,643 1,840 1,568
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £362
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 10
Central London median hourly rate £44.57 £22.25 £25.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.29% -14.40% +36.80%
10th Percentile £21.23 £19.50 £20.75
90th Percentile £70.10 £37.09 £33.56
London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.33
% change year-on-year +27.27% +0.62% -18.42%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Central London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Central London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Central London over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Central London

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Central London

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Central London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 53 £475 -6.17% 15
West End of London +18 1 £500 -9.09%
City of Westminster -8 1 £550 -
Oracle Database
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 61 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (57.38%) SQL
3 25 (40.98%) Oracle Database 12c
4 21 (34.43%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (32.79%) Banking
5 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
6 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
6 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (27.87%) Linux
9 15 (24.59%) Data Guard
10 14 (22.95%) Migration
11 13 (21.31%) Finance
11 13 (21.31%) Windows
12 11 (18.03%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
12 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
13 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
13 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
13 10 (16.39%) Azure
13 10 (16.39%) Sybase
13 10 (16.39%) Java
13 10 (16.39%) Perl
13 10 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (14.75%) ETL
14 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (14.75%) Spring
15 8 (13.11%) ITIL
15 8 (13.11%) T-SQL

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) JBoss
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 2 (3.28%) Confluence
4 2 (3.28%) Jetty
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.64%) R Markdown
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Azure
2 5 (8.20%) PaaS
3 4 (6.56%) AWS
3 4 (6.56%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.28%) IaaS
4 2 (3.28%) SaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.64%) GitHub
5 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) SSH
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Intranet
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.98%) Oracle Database 12c
2 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
3 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (18.03%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
6 7 (11.48%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (9.84%) MySQL
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2017
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (6.56%) Power BI
9 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Maven
2 5 (8.20%) Gradle
2 5 (8.20%) Subversion
2 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) JUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.92%) GoCD
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) Ant
5 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.28%) Hudson
5 2 (3.28%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Leiningen
5 2 (3.28%) Poseidon for UML
5 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (32.79%) Banking
2 13 (21.31%) Finance
3 6 (9.84%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.56%) Front Office
5 3 (4.92%) International Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) DBA
2 20 (32.79%) Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (18.03%) Senior DBA
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (11.48%) SQL DBA
6 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Data Modeller
9 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
10 2 (3.28%) Angular Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Azure Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (3.28%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) Spring
2 7 (11.48%) HTML
2 7 (11.48%) Web Services
2 7 (11.48%) XML
3 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
3 6 (9.84%) jQuery
3 6 (9.84%) JSON
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (8.20%) HTML5
5 4 (6.56%) CSS
5 4 (6.56%) Java EE
6 3 (4.92%) Ajax
6 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.92%) JSP
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (4.92%) SOAP
6 3 (4.92%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.28%) Angular 2
7 2 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Replication
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Derivative
4 2 (3.28%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) Solaris
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Android
6 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.28%) CentOS
6 2 (3.28%) Debian
6 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.28%) SUSE
6 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.95%) Migration
3 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
4 10 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (14.75%) ETL
6 8 (13.11%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 6 (9.84%) TDD
9 5 (8.20%) SDLC
9 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.56%) Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) Change Management
10 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.56%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (6.56%) DevOps
10 4 (6.56%) ERP
10 4 (6.56%) Kanban
11 3 (4.92%) Data Security
11 3 (4.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
3 10 (16.39%) Java
3 10 (16.39%) Perl
3 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.84%) Python
7 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.20%) Scala
8 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.92%) Kotlin
10 2 (3.28%) C++
10 2 (3.28%) Clojure
10 2 (3.28%) ClojureScript
10 2 (3.28%) Groovy
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
10 2 (3.28%) VBA
11 1 (1.64%) COBOL
11 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) OCP
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.84%) OCA
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) GDPR
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.28%) KVM
3 2 (3.28%) RHEV
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Data Guard
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Grafana
4 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (4.92%) Prometheus
4 3 (4.92%) Puppet
5 2 (3.28%) Salt
6 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Sybase
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Charles River
4 3 (4.92%) IBM
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.28%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) FatWire
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Siebel
6 1 (1.64%) Splunk
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau