Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 192 198
Rank change year-on-year +46 +6 -46
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 37 53 61
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.86% 0.78% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 3.07% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 59
Median daily rate £450 £465 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +0.43% +23.33%
10th Percentile £313 £389 £334
90th Percentile £638 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £408 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -14.21% - +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 992 1,724 1,757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.07% 25.32% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 1,370 1,482
Median daily rate £500 £528 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +0.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.56% +0.74%
10th Percentile £24.50 £32.50 £20.06
90th Percentile £37.13 £56.50 £38.41
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% +23.13%

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 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020, 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) PL/SQL
3 17 (45.95%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) Linux
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.03%) .NET
6 10 (27.03%) Unix
6 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
7 9 (24.32%) Java
8 8 (21.62%) Banking
8 8 (21.62%) Migration
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (18.92%) Data Guard
10 6 (16.22%) Azure
10 6 (16.22%) High Availability
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (16.22%) Replication
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
11 5 (13.51%) ETL
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
11 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) DataSynapse
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Azure
2 4 (10.81%) GitHub
3 2 (5.41%) AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Boomi
4 1 (2.70%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.11%) Star Schema
6 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2017
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
1 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
4 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.70%) GoCD
4 1 (2.70%) Gradle
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) DBA
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Migration Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (10.81%) Middleware
3 4 (10.81%) Spring
3 4 (10.81%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) JDBC
5 1 (2.70%) JMS
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) JSP
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) Struts
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) XSD
5 1 (2.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) High Availability
4 5 (13.51%) ETL
4 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.81%) Microservices
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Kanban
6 3 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.11%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) System Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) PL/SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) Java 8
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) C#
6 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) AWK
8 1 (2.70%) Groovy
8 1 (2.70%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
8 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Data Guard
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.41%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (2.70%) Grafana
5 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.41%) Informatica
3 2 (5.41%) Splunk
3 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Meridio
4 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.70%) Murex
4 1 (2.70%) OpenText
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software