Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 224 175
Rank change year-on-year +40 -49 -57
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 58 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.90% 0.53% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 2.03% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 52
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £381 £363 £351
90th Percentile £638 £578 £693
Central London median daily rate £475 £506 £488
% change year-on-year -6.17% +3.85% +8.33%
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 1,707 1,823 1,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.45% 25.89% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,358 1,445 1,350
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £400 £368 £355
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 6
City of London median hourly rate £46.85 £21.75 £22.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.39% -5.40% +21.01%
10th Percentile £23.28 £19.50 £20.75
90th Percentile £60.33 £32.70 £31.44
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £24.49
% change year-on-year +59.09% -10.15% +28.87%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 22 (37.93%) Oracle Database 12c
4 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
5 20 (34.48%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
7 18 (31.03%) Linux
7 18 (31.03%) Banking
8 16 (27.59%) Finance
9 15 (25.86%) Migration
9 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (24.14%) Data Guard
11 13 (22.41%) Windows
12 12 (20.69%) Java
13 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
13 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
14 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
14 10 (17.24%) Spring
15 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
15 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (15.52%) Perl
16 8 (13.79%) Sybase
16 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
16 8 (13.79%) Web Services
16 8 (13.79%) Unix
16 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
16 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning

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%) JBoss
1 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
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
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) 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%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Power Platform
3 2 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SAN
1 2 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (1.72%) DMZ
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) Oracle Database 12c
2 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
4 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) MySQL
6 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2017
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
9 3 (5.17%) MariaDB
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Maven
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Gradle
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.90%) JIRA
4 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.17%) GoCD
4 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.17%) JUnit
4 3 (5.17%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.45%) Ant
5 2 (3.45%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.45%) FishEye
5 2 (3.45%) Hudson
5 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.45%) Leiningen
5 2 (3.45%) Poseidon for UML
5 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (31.03%) Banking
2 16 (27.59%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Public Sector
4 3 (5.17%) Front Office
4 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) International Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) DBA
2 20 (34.48%) Developer
3 17 (29.31%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (15.52%) Senior DBA
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (12.07%) SQL DBA
7 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 3 (5.17%) Architect
10 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Angular Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
11 2 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 2 (3.45%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) Spring
2 8 (13.79%) Web Services
3 7 (12.07%) XML
4 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.34%) HTML
4 6 (10.34%) JSON
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (8.62%) jQuery
6 4 (6.90%) HTML5
6 4 (6.90%) Java EE
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (5.17%) .NET
7 3 (5.17%) Ajax
7 3 (5.17%) CSS
7 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.17%) JSP
7 3 (5.17%) SOAP
7 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.45%) Middleware
8 2 (3.45%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.90%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Derivative
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 8 (13.79%) Unix
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Solaris
5 3 (5.17%) SUSE
6 2 (3.45%) Android
6 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.45%) Debian
6 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (25.86%) Migration
2 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
3 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.34%) ITIL
5 5 (8.62%) Change Management
5 5 (8.62%) Data Migration
5 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
5 5 (8.62%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (8.62%) DevOps
5 5 (8.62%) ETL
5 5 (8.62%) SDLC
5 5 (8.62%) TDD
5 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.90%) Data Security
6 4 (6.90%) ERP
6 4 (6.90%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) SOA
7 3 (5.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 9 (15.52%) Perl
6 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 7 (12.07%) Python
8 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
9 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
9 5 (8.62%) Scala
10 3 (5.17%) Kotlin
11 2 (3.45%) C#
11 2 (3.45%) C++
11 2 (3.45%) Clojure
11 2 (3.45%) ClojureScript
11 2 (3.45%) Groovy
11 2 (3.45%) Ruby
11 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) OCP
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.90%) OCA
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GDPR
2 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.17%) Docker
2 3 (5.17%) KVM
2 3 (5.17%) RHEV
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Data Guard
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.90%) Puppet
4 3 (5.17%) Grafana
4 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.17%) Prometheus
5 2 (3.45%) Salt
6 1 (1.72%) Ansible
6 1 (1.72%) Automic
6 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) Sybase
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.17%) Charles River
5 3 (5.17%) VMware
6 2 (3.45%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.45%) Google
6 2 (3.45%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.72%) BISAM
7 1 (1.72%) Cadence
7 1 (1.72%) Centrify
7 1 (1.72%) FatWire
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) Pega
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Siebel
7 1 (1.72%) Splunk