Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 151 109
Rank change year-on-year -37 -42 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 58 102 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.82% 1.55% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.35% 5.93% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 68 121
City of London median daily rate £525 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +13.10%
10th Percentile £334 £289 £320
90th Percentile £678 £579 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1731 1720 2381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.42% 26.08% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1371 1908
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% +6.32%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 9
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +80.00% -18.88%
10th Percentile £20.75 £42.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £70.75
Central London median hourly rate £25.99 £45.00 £21.98
% change year-on-year -42.24% +104.78% -25.46%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the City of London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the City of London

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) Java
4 20 (34.48%) PL/SQL
5 17 (29.31%) Finance
6 16 (27.59%) Banking
6 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (27.59%) Relational Database
7 15 (25.86%) C#
7 15 (25.86%) .NET
7 15 (25.86%) Python
8 14 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (24.14%) RDBMS
9 13 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (22.41%) Shell Script
10 12 (20.69%) DevOps
11 11 (18.97%) HDFS
11 11 (18.97%) Big Data
11 11 (18.97%) Hadoop
11 11 (18.97%) Apache Hive
11 11 (18.97%) Investment Banking
11 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
11 11 (18.97%) Front Office
11 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (17.24%) Open Source
12 10 (17.24%) Kafka
12 10 (17.24%) Apache Flume
12 10 (17.24%) Ambari
12 10 (17.24%) Oozie

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 10 (17.24%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.72%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 14 (24.14%) RDBMS
3 13 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.97%) Apache Hive
4 11 (18.97%) Big Data
4 11 (18.97%) Hadoop
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
5 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.45%) EDRMS
9 2 (3.45%) KDB
9 2 (3.45%) MySQL
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) NUnit
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) FxCop
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Grunt
4 1 (1.72%) JBehave
4 1 (1.72%) JSHint
4 1 (1.72%) Moq
4 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.72%) NDepend
4 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.72%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Banking
3 11 (18.97%) Front Office
3 11 (18.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) International Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
3 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (13.79%) DBA
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.90%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (5.17%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Python Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Scala Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.45%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) Kafka
2 10 (17.24%) PySpark
3 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.90%) WinForms
5 3 (5.17%) HTML
6 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.45%) Middleware
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.45%) Redux
6 2 (3.45%) Rendezvous
6 2 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (3.45%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (3.45%) WebCenter
6 2 (3.45%) WPF
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.72%) HTML5
7 1 (1.72%) Node.js
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Equities
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Unix
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (20.69%) DevOps
3 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) Data Engineering
4 10 (17.24%) Open Source
5 7 (12.07%) SOA
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
7 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.90%) Project Management
7 4 (6.90%) SDLC
8 3 (5.17%) BDD
8 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) ETL
8 3 (5.17%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 20 (34.48%) PL/SQL
4 15 (25.86%) C#
4 15 (25.86%) Python
5 13 (22.41%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.62%) VBA
8 4 (6.90%) VB
9 3 (5.17%) Scala
10 2 (3.45%) C++
10 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.45%) XAML
11 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
11 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) MiFID
2 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) HDFS
2 10 (17.24%) Apache Flume
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Ambari
1 10 (17.24%) Oozie
2 3 (5.17%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.72%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Control-M
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) OpenText
4 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Pega
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) VMware