Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 159 97
Rank change year-on-year -32 -62 +35
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 54 78 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.78% 1.26% 2.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 4.55% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 55 100
City of London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.61% -0.50%
10th Percentile £334 £309 £313
90th Percentile £577 £633 £638
Central London median daily rate £481 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +13.24% -4.55% -1.06%
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 1,745 1,715 1,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.21% 27.66% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,437 1,360 1,344
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £493 £475
% change year-on-year +4.06% +3.68% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 10
City of London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.38% +17.55% -42.42%
10th Percentile £20.63 £21.67 £16.03
90th Percentile £36.90 £23.00 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £22.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year +34.32% +17.55% -26.28%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (61.11%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) Finance
4 25 (46.30%) Banking
5 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
6 19 (35.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (27.78%) PL/SQL
7 15 (27.78%) Java
8 14 (25.93%) C#
9 13 (24.07%) Investment Banking
9 13 (24.07%) Front Office
10 12 (22.22%) .NET
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (18.52%) Perl
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
11 10 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 9 (16.67%) VB
12 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
12 9 (16.67%) VBA
12 9 (16.67%) Python
12 9 (16.67%) WinForms
13 8 (14.81%) Unix
13 8 (14.81%) Linux
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
14 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (12.96%) Windows

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 3 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 3 (5.56%) Confluence
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.85%) Endur
1 1 (1.85%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.41%) Big Data
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) KDB
8 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.70%) MySQL
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.85%) ObjectStore
9 1 (1.85%) OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.85%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (3.70%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.85%) NUnit
5 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 25 (46.30%) Banking
3 13 (24.07%) Front Office
3 13 (24.07%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (20.37%) DBA
4 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 9 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 8 (14.81%) SQL Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Data Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Tableau Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) JIRA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) .NET
2 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 9 (16.67%) WinForms
4 4 (7.41%) J2EE
4 4 (7.41%) Spring
4 4 (7.41%) XML
5 3 (5.56%) JSON
6 2 (3.70%) Akka
6 2 (3.70%) Apache CXF
6 2 (3.70%) Apache OpenJPA
6 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.70%) JDBC
6 2 (3.70%) JMS
6 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 2 (3.70%) LDAP
6 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.70%) REST
6 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.70%) Derivative
3 2 (3.70%) Equities
3 2 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
1 8 (14.81%) Unix
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (11.11%) ETL
5 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.41%) Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) Web Development
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Data Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
7 3 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.56%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) SDLC
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.70%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (3.70%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) Java
2 15 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 10 (18.52%) Perl
5 9 (16.67%) Python
5 9 (16.67%) VB
5 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 9 (16.67%) VBA
6 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.56%) Korn
8 2 (3.70%) Java 8
8 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) Scala
8 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.85%) Tcl
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
1 1 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Control-M
2 2 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Tableau
4 3 (5.56%) Cognos
4 3 (5.56%) Hitachi
4 3 (5.56%) Sybase
5 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.70%) F5
5 2 (3.70%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) Solace
5 2 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Microgen
6 1 (1.85%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.85%) Perforce
6 1 (1.85%) Talend
6 1 (1.85%) Veritas