Period
to 24 September 2020

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 September 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.

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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 63 49
Rank change year-on-year +32 -14 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 98 239 312
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.50% 3.82% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 14.65% 9.84% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 176 218
Median daily rate £515 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% -4.76% -1.87%
10th Percentile £388 £386 £367
90th Percentile £600 £638 £704
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £43.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +92.00% -18.18%
Central London median hourly rate - £43.20 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +92.00% -29.48%

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 669 2,428 2,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.54% 38.82% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 1,856 1,929
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £255
90th Percentile £656 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 58 71
Median hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.95% +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £12.98 £11.25 £13.23
90th Percentile £75.65 £54.28 £25.50
Median hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +5.95% +9.09% +6.94%

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 September 2020.

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, 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 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 35 (35.71%) SQL
3 25 (25.51%) SQL Server
3 25 (25.51%) Java
4 24 (24.49%) Unix
4 24 (24.49%) Linux
5 22 (22.45%) Windows
5 22 (22.45%) Azure
6 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 20 (20.41%) Banking
8 16 (16.33%) VMware
9 15 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (14.29%) AWS
10 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (14.29%) Web Services
11 13 (13.27%) Python
11 13 (13.27%) Red Hat
11 13 (13.27%) Security Cleared
12 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database
13 11 (11.22%) High Availability
13 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
13 11 (11.22%) Active Directory
13 11 (11.22%) Perl
14 10 (10.20%) Migration
14 10 (10.20%) Sybase
14 10 (10.20%) Relational Database
14 10 (10.20%) DevOps
15 9 (9.18%) GCP
15 9 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.10%) Confluence
3 4 (4.08%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) IIS
3 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.04%) SAS
5 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.02%) Appian
6 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.02%) nginx
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) Camtasia
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.02%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.02%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.02%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.45%) Azure
2 14 (14.29%) AWS
3 9 (9.18%) GCP
4 8 (8.16%) PaaS
4 8 (8.16%) SaaS
5 7 (7.14%) GitHub
6 6 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (6.12%) IaaS
7 5 (5.10%) Office 365
8 2 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.04%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.02%) Datadog
9 1 (1.02%) Route 53
9 1 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 3 (3.06%) Firewall
4 2 (2.04%) DNS
4 2 (2.04%) Skype
5 1 (1.02%) LAN
5 1 (1.02%) SAN
5 1 (1.02%) SMS
5 1 (1.02%) SSH
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.12%) MySQL
7 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.06%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
1 8 (8.16%) JIRA
1 8 (8.16%) Subversion
2 5 (5.10%) Maven
2 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.06%) Ant
3 3 (3.06%) Artifactory
3 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.04%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (2.04%) Liquibase
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.04%) Toad
4 2 (2.04%) VisualSVN
5 1 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.02%) Selenium
5 1 (1.02%) Serena SBM
5 1 (1.02%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) French Language
3 6 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Retail
5 4 (4.08%) International Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 2 (2.04%) Police
8 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.02%) Front Office
8 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.02%) Law
8 1 (1.02%) Local Government
8 1 (1.02%) Marketing
8 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Developer
2 11 (11.22%) DBA
3 10 (10.20%) Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Architect
4 9 (9.18%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (6.12%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Consultant
5 6 (6.12%) Sybase DBA
6 5 (5.10%) Administrator
6 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.08%) Data Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.08%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.29%) Web Services
2 9 (9.18%) HTML
3 8 (8.16%) LDAP
3 8 (8.16%) REST
4 7 (7.14%) Spring
5 6 (6.12%) Middleware
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (5.10%) J2EE
6 5 (5.10%) Java EE
6 5 (5.10%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.08%) CSS
7 4 (4.08%) HTML5
7 4 (4.08%) JDBC
7 4 (4.08%) JMS
7 4 (4.08%) Kafka
7 4 (4.08%) SOAP
7 4 (4.08%) Struts
7 4 (4.08%) XML
8 3 (3.06%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.12%) Clustering
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Fixed Income
3 5 (5.10%) Replication
4 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.08%) Derivative
4 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.06%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.04%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Linux
1 24 (24.49%) Unix
2 22 (22.45%) Windows
3 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (3.06%) AIX
6 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.04%) HPUX
7 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.02%) Solaris
8 1 (1.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.22%) High Availability
3 10 (10.20%) DevOps
3 10 (10.20%) Migration
4 9 (9.18%) Data Management
4 9 (9.18%) ETL
4 9 (9.18%) OO
5 8 (8.16%) Microservices
5 8 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.10%) Change Management
8 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (5.10%) Scrum
8 5 (5.10%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.71%) SQL
2 25 (25.51%) Java
3 13 (13.27%) Python
4 11 (11.22%) Perl
5 9 (9.18%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.16%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.12%) C#
8 6 (6.12%) Korn
9 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.08%) Java 8
11 3 (3.06%) C++
12 2 (2.04%) Groovy
12 2 (2.04%) R
12 2 (2.04%) Ruby
12 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.02%) Erlang
13 1 (1.02%) JCL
13 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) Degree
4 2 (2.04%) ISEB
4 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.02%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.02%) COREP
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.14%) Docker
4 5 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.02%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Ansible
1 7 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.12%) Terraform
3 5 (5.10%) Nagios
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.08%) Puppet
5 2 (2.04%) Control-M
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.04%) SCOM
5 2 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.02%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.02%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.02%) Icinga
6 1 (1.02%) Kibana
6 1 (1.02%) logstash
6 1 (1.02%) Netcool
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.33%) VMware
3 13 (13.27%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.20%) Sybase
5 8 (8.16%) IBM
6 7 (7.14%) Cisco
7 6 (6.12%) HP
8 5 (5.10%) SAP
9 4 (4.08%) EMC
9 4 (4.08%) Informatica
9 4 (4.08%) SaltStack
9 4 (4.08%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.08%) Splunk
10 3 (3.06%) NetApp
10 3 (3.06%) Remedy
10 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.04%) BMC
11 2 (2.04%) Citrix
11 2 (2.04%) Micro Focus
11 2 (2.04%) RedGate