Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 55 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle 339 419 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.54% 4.58% 4.89%
As % of the Vendors category 11.13% 11.94% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 286 298
Central London median daily rate £525 £539 £548
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.55% -1.60% +21.67%
10th Percentile £387 £383 £400
90th Percentile £650 £694 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Central London median hourly rate - £22.50 £31.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.48% -
London median hourly rate £20.43 £35.00 £36.31
% change year-on-year -41.64% -3.61% +45.24%

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 3,046 3,508 3,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.78% 38.35% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,329 2,552 2,372
Central London median daily rate £495 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 80 79
Central London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.51% +3.89% -3.87%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £27.25 £30.90
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00% +11.11%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +5 259 £525 -2.33% 110
West End of London +27 14 £383 -17.30%
City of Westminster +7 14 £600 +14.29%
Camden +9 3 £430 -4.44%
Southwark -8 2 £550 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £300 -
Oracle
London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 154 (45.43%) SQL
2 126 (37.17%) Finance
3 113 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (27.14%) Java
5 87 (25.66%) SQL Server
6 75 (22.12%) Linux
7 68 (20.06%) Oracle Database
8 64 (18.88%) PL/SQL
9 56 (16.52%) Python
10 55 (16.22%) Migration
10 55 (16.22%) Banking
11 51 (15.04%) JavaScript
12 48 (14.16%) ETL
13 44 (12.98%) Microsoft
14 42 (12.39%) .NET
14 42 (12.39%) Azure
15 38 (11.21%) Unix
15 38 (11.21%) ERP
16 37 (10.91%) DevOps
17 36 (10.62%) Security Cleared
17 36 (10.62%) Git (software)
18 35 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (10.32%) Scrum
19 34 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
20 33 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
20 33 (9.73%) Microservices
21 32 (9.44%) SC Cleared
21 32 (9.44%) Windows
21 32 (9.44%) Data Migration
22 29 (8.55%) Shell Script

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 17 (5.01%) WebLogic
2 13 (3.83%) Confluence
3 11 (3.24%) Apache
3 11 (3.24%) Apache Spark
3 11 (3.24%) IIS
4 10 (2.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (2.65%) ArcGIS
5 9 (2.65%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (2.65%) GeoServer
6 8 (2.36%) JBoss
6 8 (2.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.77%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.77%) WebLogic Integration
9 4 (1.18%) Appian
9 4 (1.18%) Jupyter
9 4 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.88%) CMS
10 3 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.01%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (4.42%) Oracle ERP
3 14 (4.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (3.83%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (3.54%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (3.24%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (3.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (2.95%) Oracle FAH
7 10 (2.95%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (2.65%) Oracle iProcurement
9 8 (2.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 8 (2.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (2.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 6 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (1.77%) Unit4 Business World
12 5 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
13 3 (0.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
14 2 (0.59%) HFM
14 2 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.39%) Azure
2 29 (8.55%) AWS
3 19 (5.60%) Power Platform
4 15 (4.42%) GitHub
5 5 (1.47%) GCP
5 5 (1.47%) PaaS
6 4 (1.18%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.88%) Office 365
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.59%) Apigee
8 2 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.59%) IaaS
8 2 (0.59%) SaaS
8 2 (0.59%) Serverless
8 2 (0.59%) Smartsheet
8 2 (0.59%) Taleo
9 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.77%) Internet
2 4 (1.18%) LAN
2 4 (1.18%) SAN
3 3 (0.88%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (0.88%) Megaco
3 3 (0.88%) VPN
3 3 (0.88%) WAN
4 2 (0.59%) DNS
4 2 (0.59%) Firewall
4 2 (0.59%) NAS
4 2 (0.59%) Network Security
4 2 (0.59%) SSH
5 1 (0.29%) Broadband
5 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.29%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) PBX
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) VLAN
5 1 (0.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 68 (20.06%) Oracle Database
3 33 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
5 25 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (6.78%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 19 (5.60%) Power BI
8 16 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (4.13%) MySQL
9 14 (4.13%) Relational Database
10 13 (3.83%) Oracle ODI
10 13 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (3.24%) Big Data
11 11 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (3.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (3.24%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (2.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.08%) JIRA
3 20 (5.90%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.72%) Subversion
5 15 (4.42%) Maven
6 10 (2.95%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.65%) Selenium
8 8 (2.36%) JUnit
9 7 (2.06%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.77%) Gradle
11 4 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.88%) Ant
12 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.88%) GoCD
12 3 (0.88%) JMeter
12 3 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.59%) Leiningen
General
1 126 (37.17%) Finance
2 55 (16.22%) Banking
3 28 (8.26%) Front Office
4 20 (5.90%) Public Sector
5 12 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.24%) Law
7 9 (2.65%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.36%) International Banking
9 7 (2.06%) Retail
10 5 (1.47%) Advertising
11 4 (1.18%) Back Office
11 4 (1.18%) General Ledger
11 4 (1.18%) Legal
11 4 (1.18%) Marketing
11 4 (1.18%) Publishing
12 3 (0.88%) Electronics
12 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.29%) Games
14 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 137 (40.41%) Developer
2 42 (12.39%) Analyst
3 25 (7.37%) Java Developer
4 24 (7.08%) DBA
5 22 (6.49%) Architect
6 21 (6.19%) Oracle Developer
7 19 (5.60%) Consultant
8 16 (4.72%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.72%) Python Developer
9 15 (4.42%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.54%) C# Developer
10 12 (3.54%) ETL Developer
10 12 (3.54%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.24%) Oracle Consultant
12 10 (2.95%) SAP Developer
12 10 (2.95%) Senior DBA
13 9 (2.65%) .NET Developer
13 9 (2.65%) Oracle Analyst
13 9 (2.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.39%) .NET
2 29 (8.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 28 (8.26%) XML
4 27 (7.96%) CSS
5 25 (7.37%) Web Services
6 24 (7.08%) AngularJS
7 22 (6.49%) JSON
8 21 (6.19%) Spring
9 20 (5.90%) HTML
10 17 (5.01%) REST
11 14 (4.13%) ASP.NET
12 12 (3.54%) HTML5
13 11 (3.24%) Middleware
13 11 (3.24%) Node.js
13 11 (3.24%) Spring Boot
14 9 (2.65%) .NET Framework
15 8 (2.36%) Hibernate
15 8 (2.36%) J2EE
15 8 (2.36%) Java EE
15 8 (2.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.83%) Derivative
1 13 (3.83%) Equities
2 12 (3.54%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.65%) Clustering
4 8 (2.36%) Fixed Income
4 8 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.77%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.77%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.77%) Reinsurance
6 6 (1.77%) User Experience
7 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.18%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.18%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.18%) Replication
9 3 (0.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (22.12%) Linux
2 38 (11.21%) Unix
3 32 (9.44%) Windows
4 9 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.77%) Solaris
6 4 (1.18%) VMS
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.59%) Android
7 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.59%) CentOS
7 2 (0.59%) Debian
7 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (16.22%) Migration
3 48 (14.16%) ETL
4 38 (11.21%) ERP
5 37 (10.91%) DevOps
6 35 (10.32%) Scrum
6 35 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (9.73%) Microservices
9 32 (9.44%) Data Migration
10 27 (7.96%) Data Modelling
11 24 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (6.49%) Analytics
12 22 (6.49%) OO
13 21 (6.19%) ITIL
13 21 (6.19%) Project Management
14 19 (5.60%) Change Management
14 19 (5.60%) Data Analysis
14 19 (5.60%) Open Source
14 19 (5.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 154 (45.43%) SQL
2 92 (27.14%) Java
3 64 (18.88%) PL/SQL
4 56 (16.52%) Python
5 51 (15.04%) JavaScript
6 29 (8.55%) Shell Script
7 26 (7.67%) C#
8 17 (5.01%) Perl
9 14 (4.13%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.95%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.95%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.65%) Scala
12 8 (2.36%) VBA
13 7 (2.06%) C++
13 7 (2.06%) Java 8
13 7 (2.06%) Ruby
14 6 (1.77%) R
15 5 (1.47%) C
15 5 (1.47%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (10.62%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.95%) Degree
4 8 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.77%) OCP
5 6 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.47%) OCA
7 4 (1.18%) PMP
8 3 (0.88%) ACCA
8 3 (0.88%) ISEB
8 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.59%) CIMA
9 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.29%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.42%) QA
2 11 (3.24%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.95%) GDPR
4 5 (1.47%) PMO
5 2 (0.59%) COREP
5 2 (0.59%) FINREP
5 2 (0.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.29%) GxP
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 29 (8.55%) Docker
2 23 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.59%) HDFS
4 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (4.13%) Data Guard
2 11 (3.24%) Kubernetes
3 8 (2.36%) Ansible
4 6 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.77%) Puppet
5 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.18%) Terraform
7 3 (0.88%) Grafana
7 3 (0.88%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.88%) Salt
8 2 (0.59%) Check_MK
8 2 (0.59%) Nagios
8 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.29%) Packer
9 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.26%) SAP
3 19 (5.60%) Sybase
4 11 (3.24%) Google
4 11 (3.24%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.95%) Informatica
6 9 (2.65%) IBM
7 8 (2.36%) ESRI
8 7 (2.06%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.77%) CA
9 6 (1.77%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.77%) CODA
10 5 (1.47%) Cognos
10 5 (1.47%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.47%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.47%) VMware
11 4 (1.18%) Citrix
11 4 (1.18%) Jaspersoft
11 4 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.18%) Tableau