Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 121 96 160
Rank change year-on-year -25 +64 +51
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 66 30 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.65% 1.47% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 6.45% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 25 35
10th Percentile - £358 £308
25th Percentile £350 £513 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £600 £450
Median % change year-on-year -29.17% +33.33% -0.28%
75th Percentile £638 £650 £575
90th Percentile £725 £688 £625
Central London median daily rate £438 £600 £450
% change year-on-year -27.08% +33.33% -

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 948 465 1,149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.70% 22.78% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 349 906
10th Percentile £375 £325 £378
25th Percentile £488 £415 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £515
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +1.94% -1.90%
75th Percentile £675 £625 £594
90th Percentile £769 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £570 £525 £510
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
10th Percentile £34.75 - £22.17
25th Percentile £39.00 - £23.67
Median hourly rate £53.25 £22.00 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +142.05% -12.00% -32.60%
75th Percentile £61.56 - £33.00
90th Percentile £69.63 - £46.50
Central London median hourly rate £53.25 £42.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.04% +69.00% -32.60%

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022, 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 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 46 (69.70%) SQL
3 35 (53.03%) Finance
4 33 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (48.48%) Banking
6 28 (42.42%) .NET
7 26 (39.39%) VB.NET
7 26 (39.39%) C#
7 26 (39.39%) Microsoft Excel
7 26 (39.39%) .NET Framework
8 25 (37.88%) VBA
8 25 (37.88%) VB
8 25 (37.88%) Data Analysis
9 19 (28.79%) Java
9 19 (28.79%) QA
9 19 (28.79%) Social Skills
10 18 (27.27%) DevOps
10 18 (27.27%) Windows
11 17 (25.76%) PL/SQL
12 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
13 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (18.18%) T-SQL
14 11 (16.67%) C
14 11 (16.67%) OO
14 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
15 10 (15.15%) AWS
15 10 (15.15%) WPF
15 10 (15.15%) SDLC
15 10 (15.15%) OOP
15 10 (15.15%) Investment Banking

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 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Azure
2 4 (6.06%) GitHub
3 3 (4.55%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.52%) AWS Direct Connect
4 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.52%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Trello
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) IPsec
1 3 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.55%) Big Data
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (4.55%) Power BI
5 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) Metadata
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.52%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) JIRA
4 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) Postman
5 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.52%) Gatling
6 1 (1.52%) Gradle
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 32 (48.48%) Banking
3 19 (28.79%) Social Skills
4 10 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.06%) Back Office
7 2 (3.03%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.52%) International Banking
8 1 (1.52%) Legal
8 1 (1.52%) Military
8 1 (1.52%) Police
8 1 (1.52%) Retail
8 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.73%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.64%) DBA
5 9 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared DBA
8 2 (3.03%) Senior DBA
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) IT Consultant
9 1 (1.52%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) .NET
2 26 (39.39%) .NET Framework
3 10 (15.15%) WPF
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (7.58%) Spring
4 5 (7.58%) Spring Boot
5 4 (6.06%) RESTful
6 3 (4.55%) CSS
6 3 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (4.55%) J2SE
6 3 (4.55%) JSON
6 3 (4.55%) Kafka
6 3 (4.55%) Play Framework
7 2 (3.03%) Node.js
7 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.03%) Web Services
7 2 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Equities
2 8 (12.12%) Derivative
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.55%) Replication
5 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Data Analysis
2 18 (27.27%) DevOps
3 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (16.67%) OO
5 10 (15.15%) OOP
5 10 (15.15%) SDLC
6 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (9.09%) BDD
8 6 (9.09%) TDD
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.58%) Microservices
9 5 (7.58%) Requirements Gathering
9 5 (7.58%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (6.06%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.06%) Project Delivery
10 4 (6.06%) Scrum
10 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (69.70%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) C#
2 26 (39.39%) VB.NET
3 25 (37.88%) VB
3 25 (37.88%) VBA
4 19 (28.79%) Java
5 17 (25.76%) PL/SQL
6 12 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 11 (16.67%) C
8 7 (10.61%) C++
9 5 (7.58%) Python
10 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.55%) Java 11
11 3 (4.55%) Java 8
11 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
12 2 (3.03%) Scala
13 1 (1.52%) Bash
13 1 (1.52%) Go
13 1 (1.52%) Korn
13 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) OCPJP
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.03%) OCP
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.79%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) Accessibility
3 2 (3.03%) WCAG
4 1 (1.52%) GDPR
4 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Docker
3 1 (1.52%) NFS
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.52%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) Foglight
4 1 (1.52%) Grafana
4 1 (1.52%) Kibana
4 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.55%) Sun
4 2 (3.03%) Citrix
4 2 (3.03%) EMC
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Sybase
5 1 (1.52%) Actuate
5 1 (1.52%) Apple
5 1 (1.52%) Brio
5 1 (1.52%) Cadence
5 1 (1.52%) F5
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Kofax
5 1 (1.52%) Murex
5 1 (1.52%) OpenText
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas
5 1 (1.52%) VMware