Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 105 185
Rank change year-on-year -28 +80 +44
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 40 12 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.10% 0.68% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.04% 2.52% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 40
10th Percentile " £493 £379
25th Percentile £350 £513 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £600 £475
Median % change year-on-year -25.04% +26.32% -7.32%
75th Percentile £569 £650 £514
90th Percentile £668 " £638
Central London median daily rate £427 £600 £475
% change year-on-year -28.83% +26.32% -7.32%

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 794 476 1,608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.78% 27.09% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 355 1,287
10th Percentile £366 £387 £388
25th Percentile £463 £431 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £650 £603 £618
90th Percentile £725 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 8
10th Percentile " £18.50 £17.89
25th Percentile £8.00 £20.50 £21.23
Median hourly rate £15.25 £29.75 £28.75
Median % change year-on-year -48.74% +3.48% +27.78%
75th Percentile £33.69 £39.00 £47.42
90th Percentile £43.33 £43.50 £51.04
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year -42.86% +3.48% +27.78%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 15 (37.50%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) Finance
5 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
5 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
5 13 (32.50%) QA
6 12 (30.00%) VBA
6 12 (30.00%) VB
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) Banking
6 12 (30.00%) Social Skills
7 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
8 9 (22.50%) Java
8 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
9 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) DevOps
10 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (15.00%) Spring
10 6 (15.00%) TDD
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript

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 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) AWS
2 4 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (5.00%) AWS Direct Connect
3 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) NAS
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data
5 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Postman
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Gatling
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Banking
2 12 (30.00%) Social Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) International Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Military
5 1 (2.50%) Police
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (22.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (20.00%) DBA
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) AWS Architect
8 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior DBA
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 1 (2.50%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.00%) Spring
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (7.50%) JSON
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (7.50%) Play Framework
6 3 (7.50%) RESTful
6 3 (7.50%) Web Services
6 3 (7.50%) WPF
7 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.00%) J2SE
7 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.00%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.50%) Ajax
8 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.50%) DevOps
2 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (15.00%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) BDD
4 5 (12.50%) Microservices
4 5 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
6 3 (7.50%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
4 12 (30.00%) VB
4 12 (30.00%) VBA
5 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
6 9 (22.50%) Java
7 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (10.00%) C
9 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
10 3 (7.50%) Java 8
11 2 (5.00%) Java 11
11 2 (5.00%) Python
11 2 (5.00%) Scala
12 1 (2.50%) Go
12 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) OCP
2 2 (5.00%) OCPJP
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Accessibility
3 2 (5.00%) WCAG
4 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) NFS
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.50%) Grafana
4 1 (2.50%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (2.50%) Kibana
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
4 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) F5
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Kofax
4 1 (2.50%) Murex
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText
4 1 (2.50%) PagerDuty
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) VMware