Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 59 56
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle 265 369 418
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 5.00% 4.14% 4.54%
As % of the Vendors category 12.98% 10.69% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 276 332
Median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.01% +9.90% -
10th Percentile £330 £385 £345
90th Percentile £654 £675 £675
London median daily rate £517 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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 2,041 3,451 3,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.55% 38.76% 37.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,436 2,496 2,596
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £258 £256
90th Percentile £663 £650 £654
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 88
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.58% -11.63% +30.03%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +19.05% -2.33% +3.61%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +23 222 £500 -9.09% 61
City of Westminster +16 14 £625 +31.58%
West End of London +21 2 £575 +9.52%
Camden - 1 £430 -
Oracle
London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 127 (47.92%) SQL
2 101 (38.11%) Finance
3 71 (26.79%) SQL Server
4 70 (26.42%) Java
5 62 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (23.02%) .NET
7 54 (20.38%) C#
8 50 (18.87%) PL/SQL
9 44 (16.60%) Oracle Database
10 40 (15.09%) Banking
11 35 (13.21%) Linux
11 35 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (12.45%) Microsoft
13 31 (11.70%) Unix
14 30 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
15 29 (10.94%) Windows
15 29 (10.94%) Python
15 29 (10.94%) Security Cleared
16 28 (10.57%) SAP
17 27 (10.19%) HTML
18 26 (9.81%) ETL
19 25 (9.43%) Azure
20 24 (9.06%) AWS
20 24 (9.06%) SC Cleared
20 24 (9.06%) Migration
20 24 (9.06%) VB.NET
20 24 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
21 23 (8.68%) WinForms
22 22 (8.30%) Shell Script
22 22 (8.30%) Analytics

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 18 (6.79%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.91%) Confluence
3 11 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.64%) Apache
4 7 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.89%) IIS
7 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.13%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.13%) JBoss
8 3 (1.13%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Fuse
8 3 (1.13%) SAS
9 2 (0.75%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.75%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.75%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (6.42%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.02%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (3.02%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (3.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.51%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.13%) HFM
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.75%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.38%) Primavera
8 1 (0.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.43%) Azure
2 24 (9.06%) AWS
3 14 (5.28%) GitHub
4 9 (3.40%) Power Platform
5 7 (2.64%) GCP
6 5 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.13%) Office 365
7 3 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.75%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.38%) Boomi
9 1 (0.38%) SaaS
9 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Broadband
2 1 (0.38%) Firewall
2 1 (0.38%) H.323
2 1 (0.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) ISDN
2 1 (0.38%) LAN
2 1 (0.38%) MPLS
2 1 (0.38%) Network Security
2 1 (0.38%) Q.931
2 1 (0.38%) SAN
2 1 (0.38%) SCCP
2 1 (0.38%) Skype
2 1 (0.38%) SSL
2 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) VPN
2 1 (0.38%) WAN
2 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 44 (16.60%) Oracle Database
3 30 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (6.79%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.15%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.40%) Power BI
7 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (2.64%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.89%) Big Data
10 5 (1.89%) DB2
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (1.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (7.17%) JIRA
2 15 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.66%) Selenium
3 10 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.02%) JUnit
5 7 (2.64%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.64%) Subversion
6 5 (1.89%) Ant
6 5 (1.89%) JMeter
6 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.51%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.51%) Maven
7 4 (1.51%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.13%) eggPlant
8 3 (1.13%) Postman
8 3 (1.13%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.75%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 101 (38.11%) Finance
2 40 (15.09%) Banking
3 18 (6.79%) Public Sector
4 15 (5.66%) Front Office
5 13 (4.91%) Law
6 11 (4.15%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.40%) Marketing
8 6 (2.26%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.89%) Electronics
9 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.89%) Retail
10 4 (1.51%) Legal
11 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.75%) Publishing
12 1 (0.38%) Back Office
12 1 (0.38%) Billing
12 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (43.02%) Developer
2 30 (11.32%) Analyst
3 26 (9.81%) C# Developer
4 23 (8.68%) Consultant
5 19 (7.17%) Java Developer
5 19 (7.17%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (6.79%) Architect
7 12 (4.53%) Applications Developer
7 12 (4.53%) DBA
7 12 (4.53%) Oracle Consultant
8 11 (4.15%) .NET Developer
8 11 (4.15%) SQL Developer
9 9 (3.40%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (3.40%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.02%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) C# Developer - Commodities
10 8 (3.02%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.02%) Technical Architect
11 7 (2.64%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.02%) .NET
2 27 (10.19%) HTML
3 23 (8.68%) WinForms
4 18 (6.79%) XML
5 17 (6.42%) HTML5
6 15 (5.66%) Spring
6 15 (5.66%) WPF
7 14 (5.28%) CSS
8 12 (4.53%) .NET Framework
8 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET
8 12 (4.53%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (4.53%) WCF
9 11 (4.15%) SOAP
10 10 (3.77%) AngularJS
10 10 (3.77%) REST
11 9 (3.40%) J2EE
11 9 (3.40%) Web Services
12 8 (3.02%) Spring Boot
13 7 (2.64%) JSON
13 7 (2.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.77%) Data Structures
3 9 (3.40%) Fixed Income
4 7 (2.64%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.64%) Derivative
5 6 (2.26%) Equities
5 6 (2.26%) Replication
5 6 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.51%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.13%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.13%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.75%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.75%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.75%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.21%) Linux
2 31 (11.70%) Unix
3 29 (10.94%) Windows
4 7 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.13%) Solaris
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (9.81%) ETL
4 24 (9.06%) Migration
4 24 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (8.30%) Analytics
6 21 (7.92%) ERP
6 21 (7.92%) OO
7 20 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (6.79%) Data Modelling
8 18 (6.79%) Test Automation
9 15 (5.66%) Software Engineering
10 14 (5.28%) Kimball Methodology
10 14 (5.28%) Microservices
11 13 (4.91%) Scrum
12 12 (4.53%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.53%) SDLC
13 11 (4.15%) Data Protection
13 11 (4.15%) Multithreading
13 11 (4.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (47.92%) SQL
2 70 (26.42%) Java
3 54 (20.38%) C#
4 50 (18.87%) PL/SQL
5 29 (10.94%) Python
6 24 (9.06%) VB.NET
7 22 (8.30%) Shell Script
8 18 (6.79%) JavaScript
8 18 (6.79%) T-SQL
9 14 (5.28%) VBA
10 11 (4.15%) C
11 10 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.77%) VB
12 9 (3.40%) C++
13 8 (3.02%) Perl
14 6 (2.26%) Java 8
15 4 (1.51%) Scala
16 3 (1.13%) Ruby
16 3 (1.13%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 24 (9.06%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.91%) Degree
4 10 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.64%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.89%) ISEB
6 5 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.51%) MCITP
7 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.75%) ACCA
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.38%) CCIE
9 1 (0.38%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.38%) CIMA
9 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.38%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.28%) QA
2 7 (2.64%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.26%) GDPR
4 2 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) COREP
5 1 (0.38%) FINREP
5 1 (0.38%) GxP
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.38%) MiFID
5 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (4.53%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.51%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.40%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.13%) Ansible
5 2 (0.75%) Control-M
5 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (0.75%) Kibana
5 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.75%) logstash
5 2 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.38%) Grafana
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.38%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 33 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.57%) SAP
3 15 (5.66%) Sybase
4 13 (4.91%) Informatica
5 11 (4.15%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.15%) SunGard
6 9 (3.40%) Murex
7 8 (3.02%) Hyperion
7 8 (3.02%) OpenLink
8 7 (2.64%) Google
9 6 (2.26%) Teradata
10 5 (1.89%) HP
10 5 (1.89%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.51%) Cognos
11 4 (1.51%) IBM
11 4 (1.51%) Netezza
11 4 (1.51%) Splunk
11 4 (1.51%) Tableau
12 3 (1.13%) Bloomberg
12 3 (1.13%) webMethods