Period
to 19 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 187 153
Rank change year-on-year -43 -34 -50
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 31 64 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.89% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% 3.58% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 60
City of London median daily rate £425 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +27.27% -13.16%
10th Percentile £343 £334 £273
90th Percentile £676 £675 £550
Central London median daily rate £425 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -19.05% +23.53% -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 1,776 1,787 1,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.07% 24.83% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,416 1,467 1,408
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £375 £370 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 1
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -38.89% +44.00%
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.75 £42.50
90th Percentile £42.19 £33.25 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -38.89% +91.59%

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 December 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 December 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) ETL
4 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
4 13 (41.94%) Finance
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (32.26%) Scrum
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (22.58%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (22.58%) Decision-Making
10 7 (22.58%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (22.58%) Star Schema
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
11 6 (19.35%) Java
11 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
11 6 (19.35%) System Testing
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (19.35%) Workflow
11 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (19.35%) Inmon Methodology
11 6 (19.35%) Analytics
11 6 (19.35%) Big Data

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 (9.68%) LiveLink
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) NAS
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (22.58%) Star Schema
5 6 (19.35%) Big Data
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (3.23%) DataStage
9 1 (3.23%) Essbase
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.23%) PowerCenter
9 1 (3.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Pega Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Pega Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP BI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) HTML5
2 2 (6.45%) JMS
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ETL
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (22.58%) Decision-Making
7 6 (19.35%) Analytics
7 6 (19.35%) Inmon Methodology
7 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
7 6 (19.35%) System Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
3 3 (9.68%) OpenText
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Tableau
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) Pega
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) Talend
5 1 (3.23%) Calypso
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase