Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 153 208
Rank change year-on-year +51 +55 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 31 36 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.29% 3.31% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 45
Median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £363
90th Percentile £688 £636 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £415 £475
% change year-on-year +32.53% -12.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 493 1,087 1,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.15% 23.33% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 848 1,392
Median daily rate £550 £511 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -4.55% +1.97%
10th Percentile £333 £363 £400
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £530 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +6.00% -4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £23.45 £25.00 £36.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.20% -30.64% +29.89%
10th Percentile £21.73 £22.17 £26.88
90th Percentile £25.18 £35.13 £39.85
Median hourly rate £42.98 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +71.90% -28.57% +27.27%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
4 13 (41.94%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (32.26%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) Python
7 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (29.03%) Spring
8 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (29.03%) AWS
9 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (22.58%) Unix
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) Banking
11 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (19.35%) MySQL
11 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
11 6 (19.35%) Migration
11 6 (19.35%) Delphix
12 5 (16.13%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (16.13%) High Availability
12 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 5 (16.13%) Workflow
12 5 (16.13%) Replication

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
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
2 4 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (12.90%) Serverless
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) Azure
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.23%) GCP
4 1 (3.23%) GitHub
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database 12c
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (19.35%) MySQL
5 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (16.13%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2019
9 1 (3.23%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Serena SBM
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) International Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) DBA
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (35.48%) Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Development Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) Database Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Data Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Development DBA
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Development DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Database Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Unix DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Unix Scripter
8 2 (6.45%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.90%) JMS
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) JDBC
4 2 (6.45%) Kafka
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) Spring Boot
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Derivative
2 4 (12.90%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (16.13%) High Availability
5 5 (16.13%) Workflow
6 4 (12.90%) Database Tuning
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (12.90%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Task Automation
7 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) PL/SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) Java 8
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) R
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (12.90%) Foglight
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.23%) Control-M
4 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.23%) QRadar
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Delphix
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) BMC
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
4 1 (3.23%) EMC
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) Qualys
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Serena
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Vertica
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Workday