Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 39 24
Rank change year-on-year -16 -15 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 399 405 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.38% 5.02% 7.19%
As % of the Vendors category 11.56% 12.99% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 291 421
Central London median daily rate £525 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% -6.25%
10th Percentile £379 £400 £294
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.91 £23.10
% change year-on-year -29.48% +38.12% +7.94%

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 3,453 3,118 3,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.93% 38.66% 42.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,487 2,299 2,546
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £269
90th Percentile £650 £669 £625
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 64 49
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.35 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +1.92% +2.86%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.81 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £37.50
London median hourly rate £19.25 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.53% +12.86% -2.78%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018. 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 -14 311 £525 -4.55% 98
Southwark -15 20 £525 -
West End of London -14 19 £575 +27.78% 15
City of Westminster +1 7 £500 +17.65%
Camden +3 4 £603 +33.89%
Oracle
London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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.

1 206 (51.63%) Finance
2 141 (35.34%) SQL
3 139 (34.84%) Java
4 126 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 117 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
7 70 (17.54%) Banking
8 67 (16.79%) Unix
9 51 (12.78%) ETL
9 51 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 50 (12.53%) HTML
10 50 (12.53%) .NET
11 47 (11.78%) C#
11 47 (11.78%) Scrum
12 46 (11.53%) Python
13 45 (11.28%) Microsoft
14 44 (11.03%) ERP
14 44 (11.03%) Migration
14 44 (11.03%) Jenkins
15 43 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (10.78%) TDD
15 43 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
15 43 (10.78%) Linux
16 42 (10.53%) JavaScript
17 41 (10.28%) Relational Database
18 39 (9.77%) Test Automation
18 39 (9.77%) SAP
19 38 (9.52%) XML
19 38 (9.52%) Ansible
20 37 (9.27%) Oracle Database

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 26 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 24 (6.02%) Apache Spark
3 21 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 20 (5.01%) Apache
4 20 (5.01%) SAS
5 15 (3.76%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.51%) Confluence
6 10 (2.51%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.01%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.50%) CMS
8 6 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (1.25%) IIS
9 5 (1.25%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.75%) JBoss
12 2 (0.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 29 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.50%) Windchill
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (5.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (4.51%) Oracle Financials
3 17 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (4.01%) Actimize
5 15 (3.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 14 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
7 11 (2.76%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
9 8 (2.01%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (1.75%) Oracle FAH
10 7 (1.75%) Oracle Retail
11 5 (1.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 5 (1.25%) SAP ERP
11 5 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
13 3 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
14 2 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (3.51%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.51%) PaaS
6 9 (2.26%) SaaS
7 8 (2.01%) IaaS
8 6 (1.50%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (1.25%) GitHub
10 4 (1.00%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.50%) Boomi
12 2 (0.50%) Datadog
12 2 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.50%) npm
12 2 (0.50%) Serverless
13 1 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.76%) Firewall
2 8 (2.01%) LAN
2 8 (2.01%) VPN
3 7 (1.75%) WAN
4 6 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.50%) MPLS
4 6 (1.50%) WLAN
5 4 (1.00%) Internet
5 4 (1.00%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.00%) SAN
5 4 (1.00%) SSH
6 3 (0.75%) DNS
6 3 (0.75%) NAS
6 3 (0.75%) SMS
7 2 (0.50%) AMQP
7 2 (0.50%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.50%) HTTP
7 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.28%) Relational Database
3 37 (9.27%) Oracle Database
4 36 (9.02%) MySQL
5 35 (8.77%) Big Data
6 33 (8.27%) Hadoop
7 31 (7.77%) NoSQL
8 28 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (6.52%) RDBMS
10 24 (6.02%) MongoDB
10 24 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (4.76%) Impala
12 16 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (3.51%) Apache Hive
13 14 (3.51%) DB2
14 13 (3.26%) Power BI
14 13 (3.26%) Sqoop
15 11 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (11.03%) Jenkins
2 36 (9.02%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.76%) JIRA
4 14 (3.51%) Maven
4 14 (3.51%) NUnit
5 12 (3.01%) JUnit
5 12 (3.01%) MSTest
6 11 (2.76%) Selenium
7 10 (2.51%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.51%) Subversion
8 9 (2.26%) Artifactory
9 8 (2.01%) Mockito
10 7 (1.75%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.75%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.50%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.25%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.00%) FishEye
13 4 (1.00%) jMock
General
1 206 (51.63%) Finance
2 70 (17.54%) Banking
3 25 (6.27%) Back Office
4 23 (5.76%) Financial Institution
5 20 (5.01%) Front Office
6 18 (4.51%) Investment Banking
7 16 (4.01%) General Ledger
8 15 (3.76%) Retail
9 11 (2.76%) Marketing
10 8 (2.01%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.50%) Law
12 4 (1.00%) Billing
12 4 (1.00%) Legal
13 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.50%) Electronics
14 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (35.34%) Developer
2 58 (14.54%) Architect
3 57 (14.29%) Analyst
4 54 (13.53%) Java Developer
5 33 (8.27%) Senior Developer
6 32 (8.02%) Consultant
7 29 (7.27%) C# Developer
8 25 (6.27%) .NET Developer
9 24 (6.02%) Business Analyst
9 24 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (4.51%) Oracle Developer
11 17 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.51%) Oracle Analyst
14 13 (3.26%) Angular Developer
14 13 (3.26%) Platform Engineer
15 11 (2.76%) Oracle Architect
15 11 (2.76%) Oracle Consultant
15 11 (2.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.53%) .NET
1 50 (12.53%) HTML
2 38 (9.52%) XML
3 35 (8.77%) Middleware
4 28 (7.02%) Spring
5 24 (6.02%) Node.js
6 22 (5.51%) AngularJS
6 22 (5.51%) REST
7 20 (5.01%) CSS
7 20 (5.01%) Oracle Fusion
8 18 (4.51%) HTML5
8 18 (4.51%) JSON
9 17 (4.26%) ASP.NET
10 16 (4.01%) J2EE
10 16 (4.01%) Kafka
10 16 (4.01%) RESTful
11 14 (3.51%) JMS
12 12 (3.01%) .NET Framework
12 12 (3.01%) SOAP
12 12 (3.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 15 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (3.26%) Wiki
6 12 (3.01%) Market Risk
7 10 (2.51%) Derivative
8 9 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.01%) Credit Risk
9 8 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.01%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.50%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.25%) Equities
11 5 (1.25%) Fintech
11 5 (1.25%) Tandem
12 4 (1.00%) Clustering
13 3 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 67 (16.79%) Unix
2 43 (10.78%) Linux
3 36 (9.02%) Windows
4 9 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.75%) Solaris
5 7 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.75%) AIX
8 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.25%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (12.78%) ETL
3 47 (11.78%) Scrum
4 44 (11.03%) ERP
4 44 (11.03%) Migration
5 43 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (10.78%) TDD
6 39 (9.77%) Test Automation
7 36 (9.02%) DevOps
8 33 (8.27%) Microservices
9 32 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (7.27%) SDLC
11 28 (7.02%) BDD
12 26 (6.52%) SOA
13 24 (6.02%) Business Analysis
13 24 (6.02%) Data Modelling
13 24 (6.02%) Software Engineering
14 23 (5.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 141 (35.34%) SQL
2 139 (34.84%) Java
3 47 (11.78%) C#
4 46 (11.53%) Python
5 42 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 35 (8.77%) PL/SQL
7 26 (6.52%) Shell Script
8 19 (4.76%) Java 8
8 19 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 17 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 16 (4.01%) Korn
11 15 (3.76%) Perl
12 14 (3.51%) Scala
13 13 (3.26%) R
13 13 (3.26%) T-SQL
14 12 (3.01%) TypeScript
15 9 (2.26%) VBA
16 8 (2.01%) C++
17 6 (1.50%) C
17 6 (1.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (6.77%) Degree
2 17 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.50%) CISSP
6 5 (1.25%) CCSA
6 5 (1.25%) CISM
7 4 (1.00%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.75%) A+ Certification
8 3 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.75%) CCNA
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.75%) ISEB
8 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.75%) PMP
9 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.76%) QA
2 8 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.50%) PMO
4 5 (1.25%) PSD2
4 5 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.00%) COBIT
5 4 (1.00%) GDPR
6 2 (0.50%) Basel III
6 2 (0.50%) SEPA
7 1 (0.25%) COREP
7 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.25%) EMIR
7 1 (0.25%) FINREP
7 1 (0.25%) GCP
7 1 (0.25%) HL7
7 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.25%) MiFID
7 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (5.76%) Docker
2 17 (4.26%) HDFS
3 13 (3.26%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.25%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.50%) vSphere
8 1 (0.25%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (9.52%) Ansible
2 37 (9.27%) Puppet
3 33 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (3.76%) Kubernetes
5 13 (3.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (1.75%) Control-M
7 6 (1.50%) Terraform
8 4 (1.00%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 4 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.75%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.75%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.75%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 2 (0.50%) Nagios
10 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.50%) Netcool
10 2 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.77%) SAP
3 34 (8.52%) IBM
4 17 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 14 (3.51%) Sybase
6 13 (3.26%) Cloudera
7 11 (2.76%) Informatica
7 11 (2.76%) Tableau
7 11 (2.76%) VMware
8 10 (2.51%) Talend
9 9 (2.26%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.01%) Citrix
10 8 (2.01%) Google
10 8 (2.01%) Splunk
11 7 (1.75%) Cisco
12 6 (1.50%) Polycom
13 5 (1.25%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.25%) Pega
13 5 (1.25%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.25%) Sun