Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 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.

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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 38 20
Rank change year-on-year -14 -18 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 314 363 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.49% 5.35% 7.70%
As % of the Vendors category 11.94% 13.70% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 268 386
City of London median daily rate £525 £535 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% +16.18% -3.05%
10th Percentile £367 £406 £300
90th Percentile £703 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -37.50% +70.21%
10th Percentile £21.25 £27.50 £41.00
90th Percentile £23.75 £27.50 £47.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.91 £44.00
% change year-on-year -29.48% -27.49% +70.21%

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 2,630 2,649 2,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.63% 39.02% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,946 1,962 2,188
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £269
90th Percentile £656 £650 £631
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 35
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £13.23 £12.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.98 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +6.94% +1.41% +1.43%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
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 in the City of London.

Contractor 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 21 September 2018. 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 -17 16 £525 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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.

1 157 (50.00%) Finance
2 124 (39.49%) SQL
3 118 (37.58%) Java
4 106 (33.76%) SQL Server
5 83 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (17.83%) Unix
7 54 (17.20%) Banking
8 50 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
9 46 (14.65%) Python
10 44 (14.01%) ETL
11 42 (13.38%) Scrum
12 40 (12.74%) .NET
13 39 (12.42%) XML
14 37 (11.78%) C#
14 37 (11.78%) HTML
14 37 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (11.46%) Linux
15 36 (11.46%) Relational Database
16 35 (11.15%) Oracle Database
16 35 (11.15%) Jenkins
16 35 (11.15%) Test Automation
17 34 (10.83%) Big Data
17 34 (10.83%) Microsoft
18 33 (10.51%) TDD
18 33 (10.51%) Hadoop
19 32 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
19 32 (10.19%) JavaScript
20 31 (9.87%) MySQL
20 31 (9.87%) Windows
20 31 (9.87%) IBM

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 27 (8.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (6.37%) Apache Spark
3 19 (6.05%) SAS
4 14 (4.46%) Apache
5 11 (3.50%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.18%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.59%) Confluence
7 5 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.59%) IIS
7 5 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.96%) JBoss
9 3 (0.96%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.64%) CMS
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (8.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (5.73%) Actimize
2 15 (4.78%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (3.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (3.50%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (2.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (2.23%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (1.91%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.96%) Magento
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle FAH
9 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.64%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.64%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.32%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.78%) Amazon S3
3 15 (4.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.23%) IaaS
5 7 (2.23%) PaaS
6 5 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (1.59%) SaaS
7 3 (0.96%) Boomi
7 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.64%) Datadog
8 2 (0.64%) GitHub
8 2 (0.64%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.18%) Firewall
2 8 (2.55%) LAN
3 7 (2.23%) VPN
3 7 (2.23%) WAN
4 6 (1.91%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.91%) MPLS
4 6 (1.91%) WLAN
5 4 (1.27%) AMQP
5 4 (1.27%) SAN
5 4 (1.27%) SMS
6 3 (0.96%) NAS
7 2 (0.64%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.64%) DNS
7 2 (0.64%) HTTP
7 2 (0.64%) SSH
7 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.32%) DMZ
8 1 (0.32%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.32%) Network Security
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (33.76%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.46%) Relational Database
3 35 (11.15%) Oracle Database
4 34 (10.83%) Big Data
5 33 (10.51%) Hadoop
6 31 (9.87%) MySQL
7 23 (7.32%) RDBMS
8 22 (7.01%) NoSQL
9 21 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (5.73%) MongoDB
11 16 (5.10%) Apache Hive
11 16 (5.10%) Impala
12 15 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (4.14%) DB2
13 13 (4.14%) Sqoop
14 11 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (3.18%) Power BI
16 7 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (11.15%) Jenkins
2 29 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.50%) Selenium
4 10 (3.18%) Maven
5 9 (2.87%) JIRA
5 9 (2.87%) JUnit
5 9 (2.87%) NUnit
6 8 (2.55%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.23%) Artifactory
7 7 (2.23%) MSTest
7 7 (2.23%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.91%) Mockito
8 6 (1.91%) Subversion
9 5 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.27%) Moq
10 4 (1.27%) NSubstitute
10 4 (1.27%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.96%) IBM UrbanCode
11 3 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 157 (50.00%) Finance
2 54 (17.20%) Banking
3 26 (8.28%) Financial Institution
4 25 (7.96%) Back Office
5 20 (6.37%) Front Office
6 16 (5.10%) Investment Banking
7 14 (4.46%) General Ledger
8 10 (3.18%) Retail
9 7 (2.23%) Marketing
10 6 (1.91%) Law
10 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.27%) Billing
12 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.96%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.64%) Electronics
13 2 (0.64%) Games
13 2 (0.64%) Legal
13 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.64%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 115 (36.62%) Developer
2 42 (13.38%) Java Developer
3 41 (13.06%) Analyst
4 40 (12.74%) Architect
5 30 (9.55%) Consultant
5 30 (9.55%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.01%) Business Analyst
7 21 (6.69%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.05%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.78%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.14%) Platform Engineer
13 12 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (3.82%) SQL Developer
14 11 (3.50%) Data Engineer
14 11 (3.50%) Systems Analyst
15 10 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
16 9 (2.87%) Fraud Analyst
16 9 (2.87%) Fraud Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.74%) .NET
2 39 (12.42%) XML
3 37 (11.78%) HTML
4 31 (9.87%) Middleware
5 23 (7.32%) Spring
6 21 (6.69%) REST
7 19 (6.05%) JSON
8 17 (5.41%) CSS
8 17 (5.41%) J2EE
9 15 (4.78%) Kafka
10 14 (4.46%) AngularJS
10 14 (4.46%) JMS
10 14 (4.46%) SOAP
11 12 (3.82%) Java EE
11 12 (3.82%) Web Services
12 11 (3.50%) RESTful
13 10 (3.18%) Hibernate
14 9 (2.87%) Oracle Fusion
15 8 (2.55%) HTML5
15 8 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.46%) Wiki
3 12 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.50%) Market Risk
5 10 (3.18%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.87%) Derivative
7 8 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.55%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.59%) Equities
9 5 (1.59%) Fintech
9 5 (1.59%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.27%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.96%) Clustering
11 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.96%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.96%) User Experience
12 2 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (17.83%) Unix
2 36 (11.46%) Linux
3 31 (9.87%) Windows
4 7 (2.23%) Solaris
5 6 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.59%) AIX
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) HPUX
8 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.01%) ETL
3 42 (13.38%) Scrum
4 37 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (11.15%) Test Automation
6 33 (10.51%) TDD
7 31 (9.87%) Migration
8 29 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (8.60%) SOA
10 26 (8.28%) ERP
11 24 (7.64%) Data Analysis
11 24 (7.64%) Microservices
12 23 (7.32%) SDLC
13 21 (6.69%) BDD
14 20 (6.37%) DevOps
14 20 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (6.05%) GAP Analysis
16 17 (5.41%) Anti-Money Laundering
16 17 (5.41%) Software Engineering
16 17 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (39.49%) SQL
2 118 (37.58%) Java
3 46 (14.65%) Python
4 37 (11.78%) C#
5 32 (10.19%) JavaScript
6 29 (9.24%) PL/SQL
7 24 (7.64%) Shell Script
8 18 (5.73%) PowerShell
9 17 (5.41%) Java 8
10 16 (5.10%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.10%) Korn
10 16 (5.10%) Scala
11 13 (4.14%) R
12 12 (3.82%) Perl
13 10 (3.18%) C++
13 10 (3.18%) T-SQL
13 10 (3.18%) VBA
14 7 (2.23%) C
14 7 (2.23%) Ruby
14 7 (2.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (6.69%) Degree
2 11 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) CCSA
4 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.96%) A+ Certification
5 3 (0.96%) CISSP
5 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.96%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.64%) ACCA
6 2 (0.64%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.64%) CCNA
6 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.64%) CISM
6 2 (0.64%) MBA
6 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.64%) OCP
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.32%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.10%) QA
2 6 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.59%) PSD2
4 4 (1.27%) GDPR
5 3 (0.96%) SEPA
6 2 (0.64%) Basel III
6 2 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.64%) EMIR
6 2 (0.64%) SLA
7 1 (0.32%) COREP
7 1 (0.32%) FINREP
7 1 (0.32%) GCP
7 1 (0.32%) HL7
7 1 (0.32%) IFRS
7 1 (0.32%) MiFID
7 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (6.05%) Docker
2 15 (4.78%) HDFS
3 9 (2.87%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.27%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.64%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) NFS
8 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 31 (9.87%) Ansible
2 27 (8.60%) Puppet
3 21 (6.69%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 13 (4.14%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.91%) Terraform
6 5 (1.59%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.96%) Control-M
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.96%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
9 2 (0.64%) Consul
9 2 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.64%) Kibana
9 2 (0.64%) Nagios
9 2 (0.64%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.64%) Netcool
9 2 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 34 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.87%) IBM
3 26 (8.28%) SAP
4 14 (4.46%) Cloudera
5 11 (3.50%) Informatica
6 10 (3.18%) Tableau
7 9 (2.87%) Sybase
7 9 (2.87%) Talend
7 9 (2.87%) TIBCO
8 7 (2.23%) Cisco
8 7 (2.23%) Citrix
8 7 (2.23%) Google
8 7 (2.23%) Splunk
8 7 (2.23%) VMware
9 6 (1.91%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.91%) Polycom
10 5 (1.59%) Pega
10 5 (1.59%) Sun
11 4 (1.27%) GoldenSource
11 4 (1.27%) Red Hat