Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 179 122
Rank change year-on-year -45 -57 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 37 65 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.98% 1.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 3.77% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 87
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £363 £351 £308
90th Percentile £578 £693 £638
Central London median daily rate £506 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +3.85% +2.63% +1.33%
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 1,823 1,725 1,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.88% 26.10% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,445 1,337 1,323
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £355 £319
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 8
City of London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.99 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +21.01% -36.67%
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.75 £15.83
90th Percentile £32.70 £31.44 £26.72
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.49 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.15% +28.87% -30.44%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (64.86%) Finance
3 19 (51.35%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) Banking
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
7 9 (24.32%) Java
8 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (21.62%) ETL
9 7 (18.92%) Perl
9 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Front Office
10 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.22%) C#
10 6 (16.22%) Unix
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (16.22%) Tableau
10 6 (16.22%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (13.51%) Data Guard
11 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.51%) Linux
11 5 (13.51%) Python
11 5 (13.51%) Scrum
12 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
12 4 (10.81%) Workflow

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 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) FileNet
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) DMZ
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.11%) Star Schema
7 2 (5.41%) KDB
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (5.41%) PowerCenter
7 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.70%) MySQL
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.70%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Front Office
3 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 5 (13.51%) DBA
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Pega Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Pega Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) REST
2 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) HTML5
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) JMS
2 3 (8.11%) Spring
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) Akka
3 2 (5.41%) Apache CXF
3 2 (5.41%) Apache OpenJPA
3 2 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.41%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Derivative
2 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (5.41%) Fintech
2 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Unix
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ETL
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) Workflow
6 3 (8.11%) Kanban
6 3 (8.11%) Microservices
6 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (5.41%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.41%) Market Making
7 2 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Perl
4 6 (16.22%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) Java 8
7 2 (5.41%) Korn
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) VB
7 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.41%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Tcl
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCSA
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) OCP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
3 2 (5.41%) Control-M
3 2 (5.41%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (5.41%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Tableau
3 4 (10.81%) Cognos
3 4 (10.81%) Informatica
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Pega
5 2 (5.41%) AppDynamics
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Solace
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Perforce
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas