Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 189 124
Rank change year-on-year -31 -65 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 35 55 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.50% 0.80% 1.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.95% 3.24% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 83
City of London median daily rate £513 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +29.41% -12.73%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £302
90th Percentile £618 £735 £585
Central London median daily rate £525 £544 £425
% change year-on-year -3.45% +27.94% -10.53%
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 1,791 1,700 1,682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.59% 24.76% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,411 1,352 1,328
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.82% +2.43%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £459
% change year-on-year +2.44% +11.72% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 2
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £30.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -10.93% +23.50%
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.75 £18.76
90th Percentile £41.17 £33.25 £44.49
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £30.88
% change year-on-year -18.18% -10.93% +37.22%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 19 (54.29%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) Banking
5 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
5 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (28.57%) ETL
8 9 (25.71%) Java
8 9 (25.71%) Scrum
8 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (20.00%) Perl
11 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.14%) Front Office
11 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
12 5 (14.29%) REST
12 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (14.29%) Star Schema
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) Unix

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 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) FileNet
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) GitHub
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) DMZ
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Star Schema
5 4 (11.43%) Big Data
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.71%) KDB
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.86%) Essbase
8 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Front Office
4 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Pega Developer
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Pega Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) HTML5
2 3 (8.57%) J2EE
2 3 (8.57%) JMS
2 3 (8.57%) JSON
2 3 (8.57%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.71%) Apache CXF
3 2 (5.71%) Apache OpenJPA
3 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) WinForms
3 2 (5.71%) WPF
3 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) Equities
3 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) ETL
3 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Decision-Making
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) Creative Thinking
6 4 (11.43%) Inmon Methodology
6 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) System Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Microservices
7 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) SDLC
7 3 (8.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.71%) Java 8
9 2 (5.71%) Scala
10 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.86%) Korn
10 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.86%) VB
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CISM
1 1 (2.86%) CISSP
1 1 (2.86%) MCSA
1 1 (2.86%) MCSE
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) OCP
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
1 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.71%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Informatica
3 3 (8.57%) Pega
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
4 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.71%) F5
4 2 (5.71%) Solace
5 1 (2.86%) Calypso
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Northgate
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) Talend