Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 41 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 118 235 291
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.20% 5.05% 4.25%
As % of the Vendors category 15.67% 12.98% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 180 221
Median daily rate £550 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £355 £400
90th Percentile £699 £644 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 753 1,811 2,633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.17% 38.95% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 1,363 1,957
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £305 £240 £225
90th Percentile £675 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 49
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.95% -3.36%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.42 £12.66
90th Percentile £25.59 £28.27 £28.64
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.95% -6.50%

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 5 March 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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (53.39%) SQL
2 46 (38.98%) Finance
3 44 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (37.29%) Java
4 40 (33.90%) Banking
5 33 (27.97%) SQL Server
5 33 (27.97%) Oracle Database
6 31 (26.27%) PL/SQL
6 31 (26.27%) Spring
7 29 (24.58%) Linux
8 26 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (16.95%) Java 8
10 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
11 17 (14.41%) REST
11 17 (14.41%) Open Source
11 17 (14.41%) Microservices
12 16 (13.56%) Relational Database
12 16 (13.56%) High Availability
12 16 (13.56%) JMS
12 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.56%) Python
12 16 (13.56%) JavaScript
12 16 (13.56%) MySQL
13 15 (12.71%) Migration
13 15 (12.71%) Hibernate
13 15 (12.71%) Scrum
13 15 (12.71%) AngularJS
13 15 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (11.86%) AWS

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 13 (11.02%) Apache
2 11 (9.32%) Red Hat Fuse
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (3.39%) SAS
5 3 (2.54%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.69%) Confluence
6 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.85%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.85%) Camtasia
3 1 (0.85%) Snagit
3 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (1.69%) Salerio
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.85%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.85%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.85%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.86%) AWS
2 13 (11.02%) Azure
3 6 (5.08%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (4.24%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.24%) Serverless
5 4 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.39%) GitHub
5 4 (3.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.69%) GCP
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.85%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.85%) PaaS
8 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
1 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.85%) SAN
1 1 (0.85%) SMS
1 1 (0.85%) SMTP
1 1 (0.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.97%) Oracle Database
1 33 (27.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (13.56%) MySQL
3 16 (13.56%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.08%) Amazon Aurora
7 6 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.24%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.39%) Hazelcast
9 4 (3.39%) MS Access
9 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (3.39%) Redis
9 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.08%) Selenium
3 5 (4.24%) Maven
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (3.39%) Cypress.io
5 3 (2.54%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.54%) Subversion
5 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.69%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.69%) JIRA
6 2 (1.69%) JUnit
6 2 (1.69%) Liquibase
6 2 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.69%) VisualSVN
7 1 (0.85%) ERwin
7 1 (0.85%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 46 (38.98%) Finance
2 40 (33.90%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.24%) Back Office
5 4 (3.39%) Front Office
6 3 (2.54%) Advertising
6 3 (2.54%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.85%) International Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (36.44%) Developer
2 21 (17.80%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Architect
4 15 (12.71%) DBA
5 13 (11.02%) Oracle DBA
6 11 (9.32%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.47%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (7.63%) Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Consultant
9 8 (6.78%) Java Architect
9 8 (6.78%) Java Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.08%) Data Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Administrator
11 5 (4.24%) Development Engineer
12 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Java Applications Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.27%) Spring
2 17 (14.41%) REST
3 16 (13.56%) JMS
4 15 (12.71%) AngularJS
4 15 (12.71%) Hibernate
5 14 (11.86%) JDBC
6 12 (10.17%) HTML
6 12 (10.17%) HTML5
7 11 (9.32%) Ajax
7 11 (9.32%) Apache Camel
7 11 (9.32%) GWT
7 11 (9.32%) jQuery
7 11 (9.32%) JSF
7 11 (9.32%) OSGi
8 9 (7.63%) .NET
8 9 (7.63%) Middleware
9 8 (6.78%) Spring Boot
10 6 (5.08%) Kafka
10 6 (5.08%) RESTful
10 6 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.32%) Clustering
3 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.93%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.93%) Fixed Income
4 6 (5.08%) Derivative
4 6 (5.08%) Replication
5 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Linux
2 14 (11.86%) Unix
3 8 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (14.41%) Microservices
3 17 (14.41%) Open Source
4 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (13.56%) High Availability
5 15 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.71%) Migration
5 15 (12.71%) Scrum
6 14 (11.86%) OO
7 12 (10.17%) ETL
7 12 (10.17%) Web Development
8 11 (9.32%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
8 11 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (9.32%) Scalability Testing
9 10 (8.47%) DevOps
9 10 (8.47%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.63%) RUP
11 8 (6.78%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.39%) SQL
2 44 (37.29%) Java
3 31 (26.27%) PL/SQL
4 20 (16.95%) Java 8
5 16 (13.56%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.56%) Python
6 12 (10.17%) C#
7 8 (6.78%) Perl
8 7 (5.93%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.24%) Scala
10 4 (3.39%) C++
10 4 (3.39%) Haskell
11 3 (2.54%) Groovy
11 3 (2.54%) R
11 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.54%) VB
11 3 (2.54%) VBA
12 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) ACCA
3 2 (1.69%) Degree
3 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) CIMA
4 1 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.54%) MiFID
3 2 (1.69%) GDPR
4 1 (0.85%) COREP
4 1 (0.85%) IFRS
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.39%) Docker
3 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) Gluster
4 1 (0.85%) HDFS
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (3.39%) Foglight
3 2 (1.69%) Ansible
3 2 (1.69%) Grafana
3 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.69%) Nagios
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.85%) Control-M
4 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) QRadar
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) IBM
3 6 (5.08%) Delphix
4 5 (4.24%) SAP
5 4 (3.39%) Talend
6 3 (2.54%) Cognos
6 3 (2.54%) Informatica
6 3 (2.54%) Splunk
6 3 (2.54%) VMware
7 2 (1.69%) Databricks
7 2 (1.69%) Linedata
7 2 (1.69%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.69%) RedGate
7 2 (1.69%) Sybase
7 2 (1.69%) Workday
8 1 (0.85%) Charles River
8 1 (0.85%) OpenText
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com