Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 173 208
Rank change year-on-year +51 +35 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 21 70 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 1.04% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.06% 3.99% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 42
Median daily rate £454 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.87% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £329 £399 £358
90th Percentile £610 £650 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £488 £488
% change year-on-year -2.56% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 687 1,755 1,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.22% 26.20% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 1,379 1,451
Median daily rate £500 £535 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £375 £406 £363
90th Percentile £688 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -2.38% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 11
Median hourly rate £36.25 £39.78 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.88% +80.83% +2.33%
10th Percentile £30.95 £22.15 £20.00
90th Percentile £41.80 £56.93 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +22.09%

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 9 July 2020.

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 9 July 2020, 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 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) Banking
6 7 (33.33%) Data Guard
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 6 (28.57%) Replication
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (23.81%) Middleware
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
10 3 (14.29%) Remedy
10 3 (14.29%) Service Management
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (14.29%) C#
10 3 (14.29%) .NET
10 3 (14.29%) J2EE
10 3 (14.29%) Struts
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services

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 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Toad
3 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.76%) GoCD
3 1 (4.76%) Gradle
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) Rational Rose
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Front Office
3 2 (9.52%) Police
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) DBA
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Senior DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Database Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials DBA
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (23.81%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (14.29%) Java EE
3 3 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 3 (14.29%) Struts
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) JAX-RS
4 1 (4.76%) JDBC
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) ODBC
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) XSD
4 1 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Microservices
2 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (14.29%) SDLC
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
2 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (9.52%) Strategic Roadmap
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
5 3 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) Java 8
6 1 (4.76%) Korn
6 1 (4.76%) Kotlin
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) XPath
6 1 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (4.76%) Grafana
4 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) Remedy
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.76%) Murex
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software
5 1 (4.76%) VMware