Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 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.

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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 63 51
Rank change year-on-year +25 -12 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 171 338 420
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 5.20% 3.86% 4.49%
As % of the Vendors category 13.63% 9.89% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 234 308
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
10th Percentile £330 £393 £363
90th Percentile £628 £650 £679
London median daily rate £525 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +4.95% -2.39% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.98% +92.00% -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.38
% change year-on-year -17.65% +7.94% -1.56%

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 1,255 3,416 3,553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.19% 39.06% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 2,513 2,565
Median daily rate £485 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £258
90th Percentile £672 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 72 90
Median hourly rate £27.18 £20.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.96% +3.75% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.30 £12.49
90th Percentile £55.85 £48.90 £35.48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% -2.33% +8.86%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Daily rate trend for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in Central London over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in Central London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

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 12 July 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 +27 144 £475 -5.00% 19
West End of London +16 14 £550 +10.00%
City of Westminster +31 11 £550 -8.33%
Oracle
London

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 88 (51.46%) SQL
2 64 (37.43%) Finance
3 51 (29.82%) Java
4 48 (28.07%) SQL Server
5 37 (21.64%) C#
6 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (19.88%) Unix
8 32 (18.71%) Linux
9 31 (18.13%) .NET
10 29 (16.96%) Windows
11 27 (15.79%) Banking
12 26 (15.20%) PL/SQL
12 26 (15.20%) Oracle Database
13 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
14 20 (11.70%) Shell Script
14 20 (11.70%) AWS
15 19 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 19 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (11.11%) VB.NET
15 19 (11.11%) Python
15 19 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (10.53%) Relational Database
16 18 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (9.94%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (9.94%) Sybase
17 17 (9.94%) HTML
17 17 (9.94%) WebLogic
17 17 (9.94%) WinForms
18 16 (9.36%) SC Cleared
18 16 (9.36%) Security Cleared

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 (9.94%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (5.26%) Confluence
4 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.75%) Apache
6 3 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.75%) SAS
7 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.17%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.58%) Drupal
8 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 17 (9.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.34%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.17%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.17%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.58%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.70%) AWS
2 12 (7.02%) Azure
3 9 (5.26%) GitHub
4 7 (4.09%) GCP
5 5 (2.92%) PaaS
5 5 (2.92%) SaaS
6 4 (2.34%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.75%) IaaS
7 3 (1.75%) Office 365
8 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.17%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.58%) Apigee
9 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.58%) Boomi
9 1 (0.58%) Serverless
9 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.34%) DNS
2 4 (2.34%) Firewall
3 3 (1.75%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.75%) LAN
3 3 (1.75%) Skype
3 3 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.58%) Broadband
4 1 (0.58%) DMZ
4 1 (0.58%) HTTP
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) Network Security
4 1 (0.58%) OSPF
4 1 (0.58%) SNMP
4 1 (0.58%) SSL
4 1 (0.58%) TACACS
4 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.20%) Oracle Database
3 18 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.60%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.85%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.92%) MySQL
9 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.34%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (8.19%) JIRA
2 9 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.26%) Selenium
3 8 (4.68%) Ant
3 8 (4.68%) Toad
4 6 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.34%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.34%) JDeveloper
6 4 (2.34%) Maven
6 4 (2.34%) PowerBuilder
6 4 (2.34%) Subversion
6 4 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.34%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.75%) JUnit
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.17%) JMeter
8 2 (1.17%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (37.43%) Finance
2 27 (15.79%) Banking
3 10 (5.85%) Front Office
4 9 (5.26%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.34%) Retail
7 3 (1.75%) Marketing
8 2 (1.17%) Back Office
8 2 (1.17%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.17%) International Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Law
8 2 (1.17%) Legal
8 2 (1.17%) Police
8 2 (1.17%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Local Government
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (34.50%) Developer
2 19 (11.11%) Analyst
3 17 (9.94%) DBA
4 14 (8.19%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (7.60%) C# Developer
5 13 (7.60%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.43%) Architect
7 9 (5.26%) Consultant
8 8 (4.68%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.51%) Administrator
9 6 (3.51%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.51%) C# Developer - Commodities
9 6 (3.51%) Oracle Analyst
9 6 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (3.51%) Sybase DBA
10 5 (2.92%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.34%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.34%) SQL DBA
11 4 (2.34%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.34%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.13%) .NET
2 17 (9.94%) HTML
2 17 (9.94%) WinForms
3 15 (8.77%) Web Services
3 15 (8.77%) XML
4 13 (7.60%) REST
4 13 (7.60%) SOAP
5 11 (6.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (5.85%) HTML5
6 10 (5.85%) Spring
7 9 (5.26%) Middleware
7 9 (5.26%) WCF
7 9 (5.26%) WPF
8 6 (3.51%) J2EE
8 6 (3.51%) LDAP
8 6 (3.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (3.51%) Swing
9 5 (2.92%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.92%) JDBC
9 5 (2.92%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.85%) Fixed Income
2 10 (5.85%) Replication
3 9 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.68%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.68%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.92%) Derivative
5 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.34%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.34%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.17%) Tandem
8 1 (0.58%) Clustering
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.58%) Equities
8 1 (0.58%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.88%) Unix
2 32 (18.71%) Linux
3 29 (16.96%) Windows
4 11 (6.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.34%) Solaris
7 3 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.17%) AIX
8 2 (1.17%) HPUX
8 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 16 (9.36%) Analytics
4 15 (8.77%) OO
5 14 (8.19%) ETL
5 14 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (7.60%) ERP
6 13 (7.60%) Migration
6 13 (7.60%) Scrum
7 12 (7.02%) Data Modelling
7 12 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (6.43%) Microservices
9 10 (5.85%) DevOps
9 10 (5.85%) SDLC
9 10 (5.85%) SOA
9 10 (5.85%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.26%) Data Management
10 9 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (51.46%) SQL
2 51 (29.82%) Java
3 37 (21.64%) C#
4 26 (15.20%) PL/SQL
5 20 (11.70%) Shell Script
6 19 (11.11%) Python
6 19 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.19%) Perl
8 11 (6.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.43%) VBA
9 9 (5.26%) C
10 8 (4.68%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.09%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.51%) Korn
12 6 (3.51%) VB
13 5 (2.92%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.34%) C++
14 4 (2.34%) Java 8
14 4 (2.34%) Ruby
15 2 (1.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) SC Cleared
1 16 (9.36%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.43%) Degree
3 10 (5.85%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.92%) ISEB
5 4 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.17%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.58%) MCITP
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.17%) GDPR
3 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) MiFID
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 9 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.92%) Docker
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.58%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Data Guard
2 6 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (2.92%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.34%) Ansible
5 3 (1.75%) Control-M
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.17%) Kibana
6 2 (1.17%) logstash
6 2 (1.17%) Nagios
6 2 (1.17%) SCOM
6 2 (1.17%) Terraform
6 2 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Grafana
7 1 (0.58%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.58%) Icinga
7 1 (0.58%) Istio
7 1 (0.58%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.58%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) Sybase
3 15 (8.77%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.02%) SAP
5 11 (6.43%) HP
6 10 (5.85%) Informatica
6 10 (5.85%) VMware
7 8 (4.68%) Murex
8 7 (4.09%) Cisco
9 6 (3.51%) OpenLink
9 6 (3.51%) SunGard
10 5 (2.92%) Google
10 5 (2.92%) IBM
11 4 (2.34%) BMC
11 4 (2.34%) EMC
12 3 (1.75%) NetApp
12 3 (1.75%) Pega
12 3 (1.75%) Remedy
12 3 (1.75%) Sun
12 3 (1.75%) Tableau