Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 220 199
Rank change year-on-year +58 -21 -57
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 58 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.99% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 1.91% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 50
City of London median daily rate £475 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +23.53%
10th Percentile £363 £298 £334
90th Percentile £638 £614 £688
Central London median daily rate £475 £425 £525
% change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +23.53%
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 1,433 1,776 1,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.55% 25.24% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 1,418 1,411
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £388 £370 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
City of London median hourly rate £44.57 £29.80 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.57% +8.35% -38.89%
10th Percentile £21.20 £18.60 £20.75
90th Percentile £86.70 £48.05 £33.25
Central London median hourly rate £39.78 £29.80 £25.99
% change year-on-year +33.52% +14.63% -42.24%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019, 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 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (58.62%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) PL/SQL
4 23 (39.66%) Banking
5 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
5 19 (32.76%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (31.03%) Finance
6 18 (31.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 16 (27.59%) Migration
7 16 (27.59%) Linux
7 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (22.41%) Data Guard
9 12 (20.69%) Java
9 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
11 10 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (15.52%) Unix
12 9 (15.52%) Windows
12 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
12 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.52%) Maven
12 9 (15.52%) Oracle ODI
13 8 (13.79%) Azure
13 8 (13.79%) ETL
13 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (13.79%) Perl
14 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
14 7 (12.07%) Sybase

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 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.45%) Jetty
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Azure
2 3 (5.17%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) AWS
3 2 (3.45%) GitHub
3 2 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) GCP
4 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (15.52%) Oracle ODI
6 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2017
8 5 (8.62%) Star Schema
9 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (5.17%) MySQL
10 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Maven
2 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) Subversion
2 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.62%) Gradle
4 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) JIRA
4 4 (6.90%) JUnit
5 3 (5.17%) Ant
5 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.17%) GoCD
5 3 (5.17%) Selenium
6 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.45%) FishEye
6 2 (3.45%) Hudson
6 2 (3.45%) Leiningen
6 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.45%) Poseidon for UML
6 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (39.66%) Banking
2 18 (31.03%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.90%) Front Office
5 3 (5.17%) International Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) DBA
3 13 (22.41%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (17.24%) Senior DBA
5 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (12.07%) SQL DBA
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.90%) Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Analytics Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Migration Specialist
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 3 (5.17%) Report Developer
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Specialist
10 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (10.34%) Spring
1 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) JMS
3 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.90%) HTML
3 4 (6.90%) HTML5
3 4 (6.90%) jQuery
3 4 (6.90%) JSON
3 4 (6.90%) XML
4 3 (5.17%) JSP
4 3 (5.17%) RESTful
4 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.45%) Angular 2
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Camel
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (3.45%) Play Framework
5 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Clustering
1 5 (8.62%) Derivative
2 3 (5.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Debian
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Migration
3 10 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.79%) ETL
6 7 (12.07%) ITIL
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Microservices
8 5 (8.62%) Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Decision-Making
8 5 (8.62%) ERP
8 5 (8.62%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.90%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (6.90%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.90%) System Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) SQL
2 24 (41.38%) PL/SQL
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 8 (13.79%) Perl
5 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.34%) Scala
7 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.17%) Java 8
9 3 (5.17%) Kotlin
9 3 (5.17%) Python
10 2 (3.45%) C++
10 2 (3.45%) Clojure
10 2 (3.45%) ClojureScript
10 2 (3.45%) Groovy
10 2 (3.45%) Ruby
10 2 (3.45%) VBA
11 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) OCP
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.62%) OCA
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GDPR
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (8.62%) Docker
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) Data Guard
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.17%) Grafana
3 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.17%) Prometheus
3 3 (5.17%) Puppet
4 2 (3.45%) Ansible
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Sybase
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.17%) Charles River
5 3 (5.17%) Google
6 2 (3.45%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.45%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.72%) Cognos
7 1 (1.72%) FatWire
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) Meridio
7 1 (1.72%) Splunk
7 1 (1.72%) Tableau