Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 42 35 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 203 118 228
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.15% 5.68% 4.61%
As % of the Vendors category 15.26% 16.46% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 89 180
10th Percentile £350 £350 £363
25th Percentile £463 £423 £429
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £598 £538 £500
Median % change year-on-year +11.16% +7.50% -9.09%
75th Percentile £700 £613 £613
90th Percentile £788 £655 £644
Central London median daily rate £598 £525 £505
% change year-on-year +13.81% +3.96% -8.18%

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 1,330 717 1,927
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.73% 34.50% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,029 508 1,474
10th Percentile £350 £263 £242
25th Percentile £463 £408 £385
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.09%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £588
90th Percentile £725 £650 £661
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 33
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £12.11
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.65 £16.08
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.95%
75th Percentile £40.75 £22.88 £23.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £23.43 £26.75
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.95%

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 2 £575 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 100 (49.26%) SQL
2 83 (40.89%) SQL Server
3 82 (40.39%) Finance
4 69 (33.99%) Java
5 66 (32.51%) Oracle Database
6 56 (27.59%) Banking
7 44 (21.67%) C#
8 43 (21.18%) Python
9 42 (20.69%) AWS
9 42 (20.69%) Social Skills
10 40 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (17.73%) Windows
11 36 (17.73%) .NET
12 35 (17.24%) Linux
13 34 (16.75%) DevOps
14 31 (15.27%) Data Analysis
14 31 (15.27%) Microsoft Excel
15 29 (14.29%) NoSQL
16 27 (13.30%) VB.NET
16 27 (13.30%) VBA
16 27 (13.30%) CI/CD
17 26 (12.81%) Kafka
17 26 (12.81%) .NET Framework
18 25 (12.32%) VB
19 23 (11.33%) PL/SQL
19 23 (11.33%) Unix
19 23 (11.33%) QA
20 22 (10.84%) Microservices
21 21 (10.34%) Scrum
21 21 (10.34%) Investment Banking

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 17 (8.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.93%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.96%) Apache
3 6 (2.96%) Confluence
3 6 (2.96%) IIS
4 4 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.48%) Appian
5 3 (1.48%) JBoss
6 2 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.49%) Jetty
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (15.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 3 (1.48%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.49%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.49%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 42 (20.69%) AWS
2 20 (9.85%) Azure
3 11 (5.42%) GitHub
4 8 (3.94%) GCP
5 7 (3.45%) PaaS
6 6 (2.96%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.48%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.48%) Datadog
7 3 (1.48%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.48%) SaaS
8 2 (0.99%) Google Data Studio
8 2 (0.99%) IaaS
8 2 (0.99%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.49%) Apigee
9 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.49%) Nutanix
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.46%) Firewall
2 3 (1.48%) DNS
2 3 (1.48%) IPsec
2 3 (1.48%) SSL
2 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.99%) BGP
3 2 (0.99%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) LAN
3 2 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (0.99%) WAN
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.49%) NAS
4 1 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (40.89%) SQL Server
2 66 (32.51%) Oracle Database
3 29 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 17 (8.37%) MySQL
5 16 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (7.39%) Big Data
6 15 (7.39%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 14 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.96%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.96%) Metadata
9 6 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.96%) Tableau
10 5 (2.46%) DB2
10 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (2.46%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (2.46%) Redis
11 4 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 18 (8.87%) Jenkins
2 13 (6.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.40%) JIRA
3 8 (3.94%) Bitbucket
3 8 (3.94%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.96%) GitLab
4 6 (2.96%) JMeter
4 6 (2.96%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.46%) Maven
5 5 (2.46%) Subversion
6 4 (1.97%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.48%) Postman
8 2 (0.99%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.49%) Gradle
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.49%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 82 (40.39%) Finance
2 56 (27.59%) Banking
3 42 (20.69%) Social Skills
4 21 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (7.88%) Front Office
7 5 (2.46%) Legal
8 4 (1.97%) Back Office
8 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.48%) International Banking
9 3 (1.48%) Retail
10 2 (0.99%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.49%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.49%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 103 (50.74%) Developer
2 35 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 34 (16.75%) Java Developer
4 23 (11.33%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.36%) Architect
6 18 (8.87%) Analyst
7 15 (7.39%) SharePoint Developer
8 12 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.42%) Front Office Developer
10 10 (4.93%) DBA
10 10 (4.93%) Java Engineer
10 10 (4.93%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (4.93%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (4.43%) Python Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Tester
12 7 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.96%) Data Engineer
13 6 (2.96%) Performance Tester
13 6 (2.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.73%) .NET
2 26 (12.81%) .NET Framework
2 26 (12.81%) Kafka
3 17 (8.37%) Spring
4 16 (7.88%) Spring Boot
5 13 (6.40%) WPF
6 12 (5.91%) Web Services
7 11 (5.42%) REST
7 11 (5.42%) RESTful
8 9 (4.43%) CSS
8 9 (4.43%) HTML
9 8 (3.94%) React
9 8 (3.94%) XML
10 7 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (2.46%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.46%) JMS
11 5 (2.46%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (2.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (2.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.39%) Derivative
2 14 (6.90%) Equities
3 8 (3.94%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.96%) Legacy Systems
6 5 (2.46%) Exotic Derivative
6 5 (2.46%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.46%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.46%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.97%) Replication
8 3 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.48%) Legacy Applications
9 2 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.99%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.99%) Wiki
10 1 (0.49%) CMDB
10 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.73%) Windows
2 35 (17.24%) Linux
3 23 (11.33%) Unix
4 13 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.97%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.99%) AIX
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) CentOS
7 1 (0.49%) HPUX
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
7 1 (0.49%) SUSE
7 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.75%) DevOps
3 31 (15.27%) Data Analysis
4 27 (13.30%) CI/CD
5 22 (10.84%) Microservices
6 21 (10.34%) Scrum
7 20 (9.85%) Migration
8 18 (8.87%) SDLC
9 16 (7.88%) OO
9 16 (7.88%) TDD
10 15 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (7.39%) Electronic Trading
10 15 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (6.90%) OOP
12 13 (6.40%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.91%) BDD
13 12 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (5.91%) ETL
14 11 (5.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 100 (49.26%) SQL
2 69 (33.99%) Java
3 44 (21.67%) C#
4 43 (21.18%) Python
5 27 (13.30%) VB.NET
5 27 (13.30%) VBA
6 25 (12.32%) VB
7 23 (11.33%) PL/SQL
8 17 (8.37%) C
9 13 (6.40%) JavaScript
10 12 (5.91%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.43%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.94%) C++
12 8 (3.94%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.45%) Scala
14 6 (2.96%) Bash
14 6 (2.96%) Erlang
14 6 (2.96%) Perl
15 4 (1.97%) Groovy
15 4 (1.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.91%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.93%) Degree
4 5 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.48%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.48%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.48%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.99%) ISEB
6 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.99%) OCP
7 1 (0.49%) ACCA
7 1 (0.49%) CIMA
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PMP
7 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.33%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) GDPR
2 4 (1.97%) PMO
2 4 (1.97%) SLA
3 3 (1.48%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.99%) GAAP
4 2 (0.99%) IFRS
4 2 (0.99%) WCAG
5 1 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.49%) COREP
5 1 (0.49%) FINREP
5 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (9.36%) Docker
2 7 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.48%) NFS
5 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.99%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.49%) HDFS
6 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (8.37%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.93%) Ansible
3 8 (3.94%) BladeLogic
4 7 (3.45%) Data Guard
4 7 (3.45%) Terraform
5 5 (2.46%) Grafana
5 5 (2.46%) Icinga
6 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.97%) Packer
6 4 (1.97%) Puppet
7 3 (1.48%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.48%) VxRail
8 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.99%) vRealize
9 1 (0.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.49%) Foglight
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.49%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (7.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.42%) Sybase
3 9 (4.43%) SAP
4 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.45%) Splunk
4 7 (3.45%) VMware
5 6 (2.96%) BMC
5 6 (2.96%) IBM
5 6 (2.96%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.96%) Sun
6 5 (2.46%) Informatica
7 4 (1.97%) CyberArk
7 4 (1.97%) Google
7 4 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.97%) Talend
8 3 (1.48%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.48%) Dell
8 3 (1.48%) EMC
8 3 (1.48%) Murex
8 3 (1.48%) TIBCO