Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 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
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 209 225
Rank change year-on-year +73 +16 -57
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 31 65 69
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.86% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.52% 3.05% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 59
Median daily rate £452 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.84% -2.56% +14.71%
10th Percentile £288 £374 £343
90th Percentile £609 £688 £588
London median daily rate £475 £469 £475
% change year-on-year +1.39% -1.37% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - £38.00

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 881 2,128 2,290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 24.49% 25.68% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 1,663 1,834
Median daily rate £500 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +34.32%
10th Percentile £24.50 £20.00 £21.00
90th Percentile £38.40 £56.50 £37.60
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Central London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Database in Central London over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Central London

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in Central London.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +55 24 £454 -6.87% 3
West End of London +27 3 £563 +12.50%
Oracle Database
London

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
4 11 (35.48%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Unix
5 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
7 8 (25.81%) .NET
7 8 (25.81%) Windows
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Data Guard
9 6 (19.35%) Banking
9 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
10 5 (16.13%) Replication
10 5 (16.13%) C#
10 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
10 5 (16.13%) Middleware
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) Analytics
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (12.90%) SDLC
11 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (12.90%) Test Automation

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 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) DataSynapse
3 1 (3.23%) LiveLink
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Azure
2 2 (6.45%) AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Boomi
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.23%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.68%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) JMeter
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.45%) Toad
4 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) GoCD
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.23%) Rational Rose
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Police
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) DBA
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Middleware
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE
4 3 (9.68%) Java EE
4 3 (9.68%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
4 3 (9.68%) Struts
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) D3.js
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) Mustache
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Unix
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.90%) SDLC
3 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Microservices
4 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
5 5 (16.13%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Java 8
7 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.45%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Groovy
8 1 (3.23%) Korn
8 1 (3.23%) Kotlin
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) XPath
8 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Data Guard
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (3.23%) Grafana
5 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (3.23%) Prometheus
5 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Informatica
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.23%) Cognos
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.23%) Murex
6 1 (3.23%) OpenText
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) Tableau
6 1 (3.23%) Teradata
6 1 (3.23%) TOWER Software
6 1 (3.23%) VMware