Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 20 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 54 30
Rank change year-on-year -18 -24 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 307 408 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.65% 4.48% 6.05%
As % of the Vendors category 9.47% 11.81% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 308 316
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £398 £363 £353
90th Percentile £650 £688 £675
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Central London median hourly rate £39.10 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.78% - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.24% -15.33% +36.36%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,241 3,455 2,892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.56% 37.93% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,359 2,512 2,092
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.12% +3.06%
10th Percentile £304 £258 £275
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 86 48
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.08% -20.05%
10th Percentile £11.65 £12.49 £12.41
90th Percentile £45.21 £37.50 £26.70
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% +6.67%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Central London over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
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 in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
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 within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 June 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 -7 234 £500 -4.08% 33
West End of London 0 9 £538 -17.31%
City of Westminster -13 7 £600 +23.08%
Southwark -44 1 £550 -
Oracle
London

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 145 (47.23%) SQL
2 123 (40.07%) Finance
3 92 (29.97%) SQL Server
3 92 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (24.10%) Oracle Database
5 69 (22.48%) Java
6 63 (20.52%) Linux
6 63 (20.52%) Migration
7 52 (16.94%) Data Modelling
8 51 (16.61%) ETL
9 47 (15.31%) Big Data
10 45 (14.66%) DevOps
10 45 (14.66%) Python
11 44 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (14.33%) Data Migration
12 42 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
12 42 (13.68%) Banking
13 41 (13.36%) Microsoft
14 37 (12.05%) Scrum
15 36 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (11.73%) PL/SQL
16 35 (11.40%) Windows
17 33 (10.75%) Relational Database
18 32 (10.42%) Apache Spark
18 32 (10.42%) MySQL
19 30 (9.77%) Microsoft Excel
19 30 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
20 28 (9.12%) Spring
20 28 (9.12%) Unix
20 28 (9.12%) JavaScript

Oracle
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 32 (10.42%) Apache Spark
2 17 (5.54%) Apache
3 14 (4.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.28%) Confluence
6 6 (1.95%) JBoss
6 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.63%) ArcGIS
7 5 (1.63%) GeoServer
8 4 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.98%) SAS
10 2 (0.65%) Appian
10 2 (0.65%) DataSynapse
10 2 (0.65%) IIS
10 2 (0.65%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.65%) nginx
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (9.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.65%) Mingle
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) SPSS
5 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (6.84%) Oracle Financials
2 18 (5.86%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (4.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 10 (3.26%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (3.26%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (2.93%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (2.61%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (2.28%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.98%) HFM
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle FAH
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.98%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.65%) Actimize
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 42 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.54%) Power Platform
4 14 (4.56%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.93%) AWS CloudTrail
6 8 (2.61%) Amazon Glacier
6 8 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (2.28%) SaaS
8 6 (1.95%) GitHub
8 6 (1.95%) IaaS
8 6 (1.95%) PaaS
8 6 (1.95%) Taleo
9 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) NAS
1 4 (1.30%) SAN
2 3 (0.98%) Firewall
3 2 (0.65%) DNS
3 2 (0.65%) LAN
3 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.65%) WAN
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) DMZ
4 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (29.97%) SQL Server
2 74 (24.10%) Oracle Database
3 47 (15.31%) Big Data
4 44 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (10.75%) Relational Database
6 32 (10.42%) MySQL
7 26 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (8.14%) Apache Hive
8 25 (8.14%) Impala
8 25 (8.14%) Oracle Reports
9 23 (7.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 20 (6.51%) MongoDB
11 18 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (5.54%) NoSQL
12 17 (5.54%) Power BI
13 15 (4.89%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (4.56%) Hadoop
14 14 (4.56%) Oracle ODI
15 11 (3.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.19%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.58%) JIRA
4 9 (2.93%) Maven
5 8 (2.61%) Subversion
6 7 (2.28%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.98%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.98%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.98%) Gradle
10 3 (0.98%) JUnit
11 2 (0.65%) FishEye
11 2 (0.65%) Hudson
11 2 (0.65%) JDeveloper
11 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 123 (40.07%) Finance
2 42 (13.68%) Banking
3 12 (3.91%) Front Office
3 12 (3.91%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.58%) Retail
5 6 (1.95%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.63%) Advertising
7 4 (1.30%) Marketing
8 3 (0.98%) Back Office
8 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.65%) Billing
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (29.32%) Developer
2 35 (11.40%) Analyst
3 27 (8.79%) Data Engineer
3 27 (8.79%) DBA
4 25 (8.14%) Java Developer
5 24 (7.82%) Architect
5 24 (7.82%) Consultant
6 21 (6.84%) Big Data Engineer
7 18 (5.86%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (5.54%) Oracle Consultant
9 14 (4.56%) Oracle DBA
10 13 (4.23%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.91%) Oracle Analyst
12 11 (3.58%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (3.58%) SQL DBA
13 10 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.93%) Support Analyst
15 8 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 8 (2.61%) Technical Architect
16 7 (2.28%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.12%) Spring
2 27 (8.79%) XML
3 24 (7.82%) JSON
3 24 (7.82%) REST
4 23 (7.49%) Kafka
4 23 (7.49%) Web Services
5 18 (5.86%) HTML
5 18 (5.86%) Middleware
5 18 (5.86%) SOAP
6 14 (4.56%) CSS
6 14 (4.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (3.91%) .NET
8 11 (3.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 10 (3.26%) Apache NiFi
9 10 (3.26%) JMS
10 9 (2.93%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.61%) HTML5
11 8 (2.61%) LAMP
11 8 (2.61%) Spring Boot
12 7 (2.28%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.17%) Data Structures
3 13 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.28%) Replication
5 7 (2.28%) Tandem
6 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.63%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.30%) Clustering
8 4 (1.30%) Equities
8 4 (1.30%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.98%) iPad
9 3 (0.98%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.98%) User Experience
9 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.65%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.65%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.65%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 63 (20.52%) Linux
2 35 (11.40%) Windows
3 28 (9.12%) Unix
4 13 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.93%) Solaris
6 5 (1.63%) AIX
7 4 (1.30%) SUSE
8 2 (0.65%) HPUX
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.33%) VMS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (20.52%) Migration
3 52 (16.94%) Data Modelling
4 51 (16.61%) ETL
5 45 (14.66%) DevOps
6 44 (14.33%) Data Migration
7 37 (12.05%) Scrum
8 36 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (9.12%) SDLC
10 27 (8.79%) Microservices
11 26 (8.47%) ERP
12 24 (7.82%) Data Analysis
13 22 (7.17%) Analytics
14 20 (6.51%) PRINCE2
14 20 (6.51%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (6.51%) Use Case
15 19 (6.19%) Data Engineering
15 19 (6.19%) Visualisation
16 18 (5.86%) Performance Testing
17 16 (5.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 145 (47.23%) SQL
2 69 (22.48%) Java
3 45 (14.66%) Python
4 36 (11.73%) PL/SQL
5 28 (9.12%) JavaScript
6 26 (8.47%) PowerShell
7 23 (7.49%) Shell Script
8 17 (5.54%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.58%) Java 8
9 11 (3.58%) Perl
10 10 (3.26%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.93%) C#
11 9 (2.93%) Scala
12 7 (2.28%) Groovy
13 5 (1.63%) Clojure
14 4 (1.30%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.30%) VBA
15 3 (0.98%) COBOL
15 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (7.49%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.86%) PMI Certification
3 18 (5.86%) PMP
4 10 (3.26%) Degree
5 8 (2.61%) ACCA
6 3 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) OCP
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.65%) RHCE
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) OCA
8 1 (0.33%) RHCA
8 1 (0.33%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.91%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.58%) QA
3 6 (1.95%) COREP
3 6 (1.95%) FINREP
4 5 (1.63%) GDPR
5 3 (0.98%) SLA
6 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (7.49%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (6.51%) Docker
3 9 (2.93%) HDFS
4 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.30%) KVM
5 4 (1.30%) RHEV
5 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.98%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.33%) Varnish
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
7 1 (0.33%) zsh
Systems Management
1 17 (5.54%) Kubernetes
2 16 (5.21%) Ansible
3 9 (2.93%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.98%) Puppet
6 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.65%) vMotion
7 1 (0.33%) Automic
7 1 (0.33%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.33%) Grafana
7 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.33%) Oozie
7 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.14%) Informatica
3 23 (7.49%) Cloudera
4 18 (5.86%) SAP
5 14 (4.56%) Tableau
6 13 (4.23%) IBM
7 11 (3.58%) Sybase
8 9 (2.93%) Google
8 9 (2.93%) Hyperion
8 9 (2.93%) VMware
9 8 (2.61%) Cognos
9 8 (2.61%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.95%) Alteryx
10 6 (1.95%) Charles River
11 5 (1.63%) hybris
11 5 (1.63%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.63%) Talend
11 5 (1.63%) Teradata
12 4 (1.30%) ESRI
12 4 (1.30%) HP