Period
to 24 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 24 July 2021 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 36 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 163 131 255
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.80% 5.41% 3.87%
As % of the Vendors category 14.08% 14.24% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 90 186
10th Percentile £398 £330 £400
25th Percentile £463 £413 £430
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £494 £500
Median % change year-on-year +11.39% -1.25% -4.31%
75th Percentile £678 £550 £600
90th Percentile £719 £614 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £43.20
Central London median hourly rate £14.47 - £43.20

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,158 920 2,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.09% 37.99% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 644 1,943
10th Percentile £363 £286 £278
25th Percentile £432 £406 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.77% -2.50% +2.56%
75th Percentile £628 £575 £588
90th Percentile £713 £661 £650
Central London median daily rate £530 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +8.72% -2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 53
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.16 £12.48 £12.76
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.34 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -15.66% -15.41% +5.13%
75th Percentile £24.11 £27.52 £22.93
90th Percentile £27.33 £45.73 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year -22.48% -3.25% -

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £625 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 63 (38.65%) SQL
2 56 (34.36%) Finance
3 49 (30.06%) Banking
3 49 (30.06%) Java
4 43 (26.38%) Python
5 32 (19.63%) SQL Server
6 30 (18.40%) JavaScript
6 30 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (17.79%) Social Skills
8 27 (16.56%) Spring
9 26 (15.95%) Oracle Database
10 25 (15.34%) React
10 25 (15.34%) AWS
11 24 (14.72%) PL/SQL
12 23 (14.11%) Linux
12 23 (14.11%) AngularJS
13 22 (13.50%) Azure
13 22 (13.50%) HTML
14 21 (12.88%) jQuery
14 21 (12.88%) DevOps
15 20 (12.27%) Docker
16 19 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (11.04%) Relational Database
17 18 (11.04%) REST
18 17 (10.43%) Jenkins
18 17 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
18 17 (10.43%) Web Development
18 17 (10.43%) MongoDB
19 15 (9.20%) HTML5
19 15 (9.20%) Kubernetes

Oracle
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 10 (6.13%) nginx
2 9 (5.52%) Apache
2 9 (5.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Fuse
3 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.07%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (2.45%) Confluence
5 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.84%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.23%) IIS
7 2 (1.23%) JBoss
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.61%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle FAH
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.23%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (1.23%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.61%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.61%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.34%) AWS
2 22 (13.50%) Azure
3 12 (7.36%) GCP
4 7 (4.29%) GitHub
5 4 (2.45%) SaaS
6 3 (1.84%) IaaS
6 3 (1.84%) PaaS
6 3 (1.84%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.84%) Snowflake
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.23%) AWS Direct Connect
7 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Storage
8 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.68%) BGP
2 5 (3.07%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.84%) DNS
3 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.63%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.95%) Oracle Database
3 18 (11.04%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.43%) MongoDB
5 13 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (6.13%) NoSQL
8 9 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (5.52%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (4.91%) Big Data
10 6 (3.68%) MySQL
11 5 (3.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (3.07%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (2.45%) BigQuery
12 4 (2.45%) Bigtable
12 4 (2.45%) Hazelcast
12 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.45%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.91%) JIRA
2 8 (4.91%) TeamCity
3 6 (3.68%) Maven
4 5 (3.07%) Subversion
5 4 (2.45%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.45%) JSUnit
5 4 (2.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.23%) Ant
7 2 (1.23%) ERwin
7 2 (1.23%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.61%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.61%) Serena SBM
8 1 (0.61%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 49 (30.06%) Banking
3 29 (17.79%) Social Skills
4 10 (6.13%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.29%) Front Office
7 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.84%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.84%) International Banking
9 2 (1.23%) Back Office
9 2 (1.23%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.23%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.23%) Publishing
9 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.61%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (47.85%) Developer
2 21 (12.88%) Architect
3 20 (12.27%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.66%) Python Developer
5 15 (9.20%) Analyst
6 13 (7.98%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (5.52%) DBA
7 9 (5.52%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.68%) Analytics Developer
9 6 (3.68%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.68%) Consultant
9 6 (3.68%) Java Architect
9 6 (3.68%) Java Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.07%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.07%) Data Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Data Modeller
10 5 (3.07%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (2.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.56%) Spring
2 25 (15.34%) React
3 23 (14.11%) AngularJS
4 22 (13.50%) HTML
5 21 (12.88%) jQuery
6 18 (11.04%) REST
7 15 (9.20%) HTML5
8 14 (8.59%) Web Services
9 13 (7.98%) CSS
10 11 (6.75%) Flask
10 11 (6.75%) JMS
10 11 (6.75%) Node.js
10 11 (6.75%) RESTful
10 11 (6.75%) XML
11 10 (6.13%) .NET
12 9 (5.52%) Hibernate
12 9 (5.52%) Kafka
12 9 (5.52%) Spring Boot
13 8 (4.91%) Middleware
14 7 (4.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Data Structures
2 9 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.29%) Clustering
3 7 (4.29%) Derivative
3 7 (4.29%) Equities
3 7 (4.29%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.29%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.07%) Credit Risk
4 5 (3.07%) Replication
5 3 (1.84%) Exotic Derivative
6 2 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) BBC
7 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.61%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.11%) Linux
2 14 (8.59%) Unix
3 9 (5.52%) Windows
4 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.84%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.61%) VMS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.88%) DevOps
3 19 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (10.43%) Web Development
5 14 (8.59%) Analytics
5 14 (8.59%) Data Modelling
5 14 (8.59%) Migration
6 13 (7.98%) ETL
6 13 (7.98%) Microservices
6 13 (7.98%) Scrum
7 12 (7.36%) Multithreading
8 11 (6.75%) High Availability
8 11 (6.75%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.13%) Mathematics
9 10 (6.13%) OO
9 10 (6.13%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (6.13%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.65%) SQL
2 49 (30.06%) Java
3 43 (26.38%) Python
4 30 (18.40%) JavaScript
5 24 (14.72%) PL/SQL
6 15 (9.20%) C#
7 14 (8.59%) TypeScript
8 12 (7.36%) Java 8
9 8 (4.91%) C++
10 7 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.68%) Perl
11 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.68%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.45%) Scala
12 4 (2.45%) VBA
13 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.84%) C
13 3 (1.84%) ES6
13 3 (1.84%) Haskell
14 2 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.45%) ACCA
3 4 (2.45%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) CIMA
4 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.61%) OCP
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) IFRS
2 3 (1.84%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) GAAP
3 2 (1.23%) GDPR
3 2 (1.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (12.27%) Docker
2 6 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.23%) NFS
5 2 (1.23%) Veritas File System
5 2 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.61%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.61%) RACF
6 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (9.20%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.07%) Ansible
2 5 (3.07%) Control-M
3 4 (2.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.45%) QRadar
3 4 (2.45%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.84%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.84%) Netcool
4 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.23%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.61%) Puppet
6 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (6.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.91%) IBM
3 7 (4.29%) SAP
3 7 (4.29%) VMware
4 6 (3.68%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.68%) Sybase
5 5 (3.07%) EMC
5 5 (3.07%) Splunk
6 4 (2.45%) BMC
6 4 (2.45%) CyberArk
6 4 (2.45%) Qualys
7 3 (1.84%) Delphix
7 3 (1.84%) Informatica
7 3 (1.84%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.84%) Murex
7 3 (1.84%) Talend
8 2 (1.23%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.23%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.23%) Samsung
8 2 (1.23%) UiPath