Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 149 94
Rank change year-on-year -38 -55 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 66 82 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.93% 1.33% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.82% 4.77% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 49 92
City of London median daily rate £463 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -13.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £334 £307 £308
90th Percentile £675 £550 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.38% +5.32%
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 1,728 1,720 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.34% 27.89% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,473 1,383 1,416
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £662 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.67 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.32% -27.21% +40.15%
10th Percentile £19.37 £23.75 £24.35
90th Percentile £48.76 £45.05 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.67 £29.74
% change year-on-year -18.32% +13.22% +9.67%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018, 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 49 (74.24%) SQL
3 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
4 26 (39.39%) Finance
5 25 (37.88%) Banking
6 23 (34.85%) PL/SQL
6 23 (34.85%) C#
7 22 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (31.82%) Java
9 20 (30.30%) .NET
10 18 (27.27%) Relational Database
11 17 (25.76%) Python
11 17 (25.76%) Investment Banking
12 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
13 15 (22.73%) Front Office
13 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (21.21%) .NET Framework
14 14 (21.21%) Big Data
14 14 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (21.21%) RDBMS
14 14 (21.21%) VB.NET
14 14 (21.21%) VBA
15 13 (19.70%) VB
15 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
15 13 (19.70%) WinForms
15 13 (19.70%) Data Engineering
15 13 (19.70%) Apache Spark
15 13 (19.70%) Mathematics
16 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (16.67%) Hadoop

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 13 (19.70%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.52%) Endur
2 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.52%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
2 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (21.21%) Big Data
5 14 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (21.21%) RDBMS
6 11 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 11 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (3.03%) MySQL
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (4.55%) Subversion
2 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.03%) NUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) Bower
4 1 (1.52%) FxCop
4 1 (1.52%) Grunt
4 1 (1.52%) JSHint
4 1 (1.52%) Moq
4 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.52%) NDepend
4 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.52%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (39.39%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Banking
3 17 (25.76%) Investment Banking
4 15 (22.73%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
6 1 (1.52%) International Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (19.70%) WinForms Developer
5 11 (16.67%) DBA
6 10 (15.15%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Data Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 3 (4.55%) Senior DBA
11 2 (3.03%) Administrator
11 2 (3.03%) Agile Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Data Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) JIRA Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 14 (21.21%) .NET Framework
3 13 (19.70%) WinForms
4 10 (15.15%) Kafka
4 10 (15.15%) PySpark
5 3 (4.55%) Middleware
5 3 (4.55%) XML
6 2 (3.03%) LDAP
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.03%) Web Services
6 2 (3.03%) WebCenter
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.52%) HTML5
7 1 (1.52%) jQuery
7 1 (1.52%) JSON
7 1 (1.52%) LINQ
7 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.52%) WCF
7 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Equities
3 2 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Data Engineering
1 13 (19.70%) Mathematics
2 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (16.67%) DevOps
4 10 (15.15%) Open Source
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.61%) ETL
5 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 5 (7.58%) Analytics
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.58%) SOA
7 4 (6.06%) OO
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Testing
8 3 (4.55%) SDLC
8 3 (4.55%) Web Development
9 2 (3.03%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (3.03%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) SQL
2 23 (34.85%) C#
2 23 (34.85%) PL/SQL
3 21 (31.82%) Java
4 17 (25.76%) Python
5 14 (21.21%) VB.NET
5 14 (21.21%) VBA
6 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
6 13 (19.70%) VB
7 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.06%) Perl
9 3 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.03%) Korn
10 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.03%) XAML
11 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) HDFS
2 10 (15.15%) Apache Flume
3 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Ambari
1 10 (15.15%) Oozie
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.03%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.52%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.52%) Control-M
4 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Hitachi
3 3 (4.55%) Sybase
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Microgen
5 1 (1.52%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Talend