Period
to 11 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 11 May 2021 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 135 189
Rank change year-on-year +16 +54 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 31 22 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.15% 0.64% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.36% 2.70% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 43
10th Percentile £292 £324 £366
25th Percentile £436 £348 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £452 £454
Median % change year-on-year +10.62% -0.44% -1.84%
75th Percentile £650 £528 £606
90th Percentile £695 £594 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £452 £454
% change year-on-year +10.62% -0.44% -4.42%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 578 814 1,716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.35% 23.64% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 613 1,361
10th Percentile £384 £363 £406
25th Percentile £456 £415 £458
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +0.96%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £613
90th Percentile £701 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £8.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -68.00% -28.57% +57.30%
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -32.00% -28.57% +33.33%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the City of London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the City of London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Database in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the City of London

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) Spring
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) Unix
7 7 (22.58%) AWS
8 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (19.35%) Delphix
8 6 (19.35%) Python
8 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) Perl
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (16.13%) Social Skills
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) MySQL
10 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
10 4 (12.90%) Banking
10 4 (12.90%) Migration

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MDG
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.23%) GCP
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.23%) Serverless
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) ERwin
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.23%) Serena SBM
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Social Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.45%) Advertising
5 2 (6.45%) Back Office
6 1 (3.23%) International Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) DBA
2 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Database Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Database Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Development DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Development Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Development DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Unix DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Scripter
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Spring
2 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) JDBC
4 2 (6.45%) JMS
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) JAXB
5 1 (3.23%) JSP
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) XSL
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Derivative
2 2 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.45%) SDLC
5 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) Python
5 5 (16.13%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) Perl
6 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) Java 8
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.23%) Control-M
2 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.23%) Foglight
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.23%) QRadar
2 1 (3.23%) Terraform
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Delphix
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Informatica
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) BMC
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
4 1 (3.23%) EMC
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) Serena
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Talend
4 1 (3.23%) Workday