Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 39 25
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 404 444 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.36% 5.10% 6.73%
As % of the Vendors category 11.46% 13.30% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 338 370
Central London median daily rate £525 £531 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +18.06% -5.26%
10th Percentile £368 £384 £308
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Central London median hourly rate £28.75 £31.91 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.89% - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +54.76%

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 3,526 3,339 3,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.02% 38.38% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,569 2,477 2,434
Central London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £625
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 75 53
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.36% +5.43%
10th Percentile £13.16 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £27.13 £31.30 £55.00
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% -5.26%

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 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Central London over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 December 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 -14 317 £550 +2.80% 94
Southwark -16 41 £550 -
West End of London -19 18 £400 -11.11%
City of Westminster +2 7 £350 -20.00%
Oracle
London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 196 (48.51%) Finance
2 166 (41.09%) Java
3 151 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (34.65%) SQL
5 109 (26.98%) SQL Server
6 100 (24.75%) Amazon AWS
7 97 (24.01%) Microsoft Azure
8 81 (20.05%) TDD
9 71 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
9 71 (17.57%) Ansible
10 70 (17.33%) MySQL
11 65 (16.09%) Puppet
12 63 (15.59%) NoSQL
12 63 (15.59%) Unix
13 62 (15.35%) Migration
13 62 (15.35%) Opscode Chef
14 61 (15.10%) OO
15 57 (14.11%) Banking
15 57 (14.11%) PostgreSQL
16 54 (13.37%) Jenkins
17 53 (13.12%) Linux
18 52 (12.87%) WebSphere
19 50 (12.38%) ETL
19 50 (12.38%) NUnit
20 49 (12.13%) Tomcat
21 48 (11.88%) Python
21 48 (11.88%) MSTest
22 46 (11.39%) DevOps
22 46 (11.39%) WebLogic
23 45 (11.14%) Business Intelligence

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 52 (12.87%) WebSphere
2 49 (12.13%) Tomcat
3 46 (11.39%) WebLogic
4 44 (10.89%) OpenStack
5 32 (7.92%) Apache Spark
6 27 (6.68%) Apache
7 24 (5.94%) SAS
8 21 (5.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (3.71%) Confluence
10 11 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (1.98%) CMS
13 6 (1.49%) JBoss
13 6 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (1.24%) MS Exchange
14 5 (1.24%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.74%) LiveLink
15 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.50%) Drupal
16 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (7.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 19 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (4.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 16 (3.96%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (3.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (3.47%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (3.22%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (2.97%) Actimize
8 10 (2.48%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (2.23%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (1.98%) Oracle Retail
11 7 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
12 6 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (1.24%) Oracle FAH
14 4 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
14 4 (0.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 2 (0.50%) HFM
15 2 (0.50%) Sentinel
15 2 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 100 (24.75%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (24.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.96%) PaaS
4 15 (3.71%) GitHub
5 12 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (2.48%) IaaS
6 10 (2.48%) SaaS
7 9 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (2.23%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.49%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.24%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.24%) Data Lake Analytics
10 4 (0.99%) Datadog
10 4 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.74%) npm
12 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.71%) Firewall
2 9 (2.23%) VPN
3 6 (1.49%) HTTP
3 6 (1.49%) SAN
3 6 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.24%) DNS
4 5 (1.24%) Internet
4 5 (1.24%) LAN
5 3 (0.74%) AMQP
5 3 (0.74%) DMZ
5 3 (0.74%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.74%) NAS
5 3 (0.74%) SSH
5 3 (0.74%) WAN
6 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.50%) FTP
6 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.50%) Network Security
6 2 (0.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 70 (17.33%) MySQL
3 63 (15.59%) NoSQL
4 57 (14.11%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (10.64%) Relational Database
6 35 (8.66%) Hadoop
7 33 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (7.92%) Oracle Database
9 31 (7.67%) Big Data
10 27 (6.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (6.44%) MongoDB
12 23 (5.69%) RDBMS
13 17 (4.21%) Impala
13 17 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (3.47%) Power BI
15 13 (3.22%) Data Mining
16 12 (2.97%) DB2
16 12 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (2.72%) Redis
18 10 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 54 (13.37%) Jenkins
2 50 (12.38%) NUnit
3 48 (11.88%) MSTest
4 44 (10.89%) Git (software)
5 22 (5.45%) JIRA
6 19 (4.70%) Maven
7 16 (3.96%) GitLab
7 16 (3.96%) Subversion
8 14 (3.47%) JUnit
9 12 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (2.97%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.48%) Selenium
11 9 (2.23%) Artifactory
11 9 (2.23%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.98%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.98%) FishEye
12 8 (1.98%) jMock
13 7 (1.73%) Gradle
14 6 (1.49%) Mockito
14 6 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 196 (48.51%) Finance
2 57 (14.11%) Banking
3 21 (5.20%) Back Office
4 19 (4.70%) Retail
5 18 (4.46%) Front Office
6 16 (3.96%) Financial Institution
6 16 (3.96%) General Ledger
7 12 (2.97%) Marketing
8 10 (2.48%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.23%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.24%) Billing
10 5 (1.24%) Legal
11 3 (0.74%) Law
12 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Automotive
13 1 (0.25%) Electronics
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 158 (39.11%) Developer
2 87 (21.53%) Java Developer
3 51 (12.62%) Analyst
4 37 (9.16%) Consultant
4 37 (9.16%) Senior Developer
5 30 (7.43%) Architect
6 29 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (5.20%) Business Analyst
8 20 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (4.70%) Data Engineer
10 18 (4.46%) Oracle Developer
11 17 (4.21%) Oracle Consultant
12 16 (3.96%) AWS Developer
12 16 (3.96%) Digital Developer
13 15 (3.71%) Digital Transformation
14 14 (3.47%) C# Developer
15 13 (3.22%) Oracle Analyst
16 12 (2.97%) Project Manager
16 12 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
17 11 (2.72%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.89%) HTML
2 34 (8.42%) XML
3 33 (8.17%) .NET
4 27 (6.68%) Middleware
4 27 (6.68%) Spring
5 24 (5.94%) Kafka
6 22 (5.45%) CSS
7 20 (4.95%) Oracle Fusion
8 17 (4.21%) HTML5
9 14 (3.47%) AngularJS
9 14 (3.47%) JMS
9 14 (3.47%) JSON
9 14 (3.47%) REST
9 14 (3.47%) SOAP
10 13 (3.22%) RESTful
11 11 (2.72%) Node.js
11 11 (2.72%) Spring Boot
12 9 (2.23%) ASP.NET
13 8 (1.98%) J2EE
13 8 (1.98%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (3.96%) Algorithms
4 14 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.22%) Hedge funds
6 11 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.23%) Derivative
7 9 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.23%) Tandem
8 8 (1.98%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.98%) Wiki
9 6 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.49%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.24%) Clustering
10 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.24%) Equities
10 5 (1.24%) User Experience
11 4 (0.99%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.74%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.59%) Unix
2 53 (13.12%) Linux
3 35 (8.66%) Windows
4 16 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.97%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.49%) Solaris
7 3 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.50%) AIX
8 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
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%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) HPUX
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (20.05%) TDD
3 71 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (15.35%) Migration
5 61 (15.10%) OO
6 50 (12.38%) ETL
7 46 (11.39%) DevOps
8 45 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (10.40%) Test Automation
10 41 (10.15%) Scrum
11 40 (9.90%) ERP
12 36 (8.91%) Data Modelling
13 30 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (6.68%) Microservices
14 27 (6.68%) SDLC
15 26 (6.44%) BDD
15 26 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (6.19%) Analytics
17 24 (5.94%) Data Science
17 24 (5.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 166 (41.09%) Java
2 140 (34.65%) SQL
3 48 (11.88%) Python
4 37 (9.16%) PL/SQL
5 33 (8.17%) JavaScript
6 31 (7.67%) C#
7 23 (5.69%) Shell Script
8 19 (4.70%) PowerShell
8 19 (4.70%) R
9 18 (4.46%) Java 8
10 16 (3.96%) Perl
11 13 (3.22%) Scala
12 10 (2.48%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.48%) Korn
12 10 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.23%) C
14 8 (1.98%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.49%) C++
15 6 (1.49%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (8.17%) Degree
2 15 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.99%) PMP
6 3 (0.74%) CISSP
6 3 (0.74%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.50%) CCAB
7 2 (0.50%) CCNP
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.50%) CISM
7 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.50%) RHCE
8 1 (0.25%) ACCA
8 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.25%) CIMA
8 1 (0.25%) CISA
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) QA
2 11 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.99%) PMO
4 3 (0.74%) GDPR
4 3 (0.74%) SLA
5 2 (0.50%) PSD2
5 2 (0.50%) SEPA
6 1 (0.25%) Basel III
6 1 (0.25%) COREP
6 1 (0.25%) FINREP
6 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (7.67%) Docker
2 16 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.96%) HDFS
3 12 (2.97%) Apache Flume
4 9 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.25%) NFS
7 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 71 (17.57%) Ansible
2 65 (16.09%) Puppet
3 62 (15.35%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (5.20%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.23%) Terraform
6 8 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (1.24%) Control-M
8 4 (0.99%) Kibana
8 4 (0.99%) logstash
8 4 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.74%) Nagios
9 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 2 (0.50%) Consul
10 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.50%) Netcool
10 2 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.50%) Packer
10 2 (0.50%) Salt
10 2 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.91%) SAP
3 25 (6.19%) IBM
4 24 (5.94%) Sybase
5 19 (4.70%) Talend
6 18 (4.46%) Informatica
7 16 (3.96%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.71%) Tableau
9 12 (2.97%) Alteryx
9 12 (2.97%) Atlassian
9 12 (2.97%) Google
10 9 (2.23%) TIBCO
11 8 (1.98%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.73%) VMware
13 6 (1.49%) Cisco
13 6 (1.49%) Splunk
14 5 (1.24%) Databricks
14 5 (1.24%) Hyperion
14 5 (1.24%) Remedy
15 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com