Period
to 23 October 2019

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 October 2019 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 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 53 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle 238 321 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.00% 4.57% 5.09%
As % of the Vendors category 10.05% 11.92% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 219 262
City of London median daily rate £513 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £386 £369 £413
90th Percentile £644 £690 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £545
% change year-on-year - -3.67% +21.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
City of London median hourly rate £43.20 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.00% -18.18% -
Central London median hourly rate £43.20 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +92.00% -18.18% -

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 2,368 2,693 2,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.85% 38.32% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,827 2,003 2,010
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £286 £225 £275
90th Percentile £647 £661 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 50
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.30 £13.00 £11.48
90th Percentile £48.90 £25.50 £30.83
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.88 £18.69
% change year-on-year +7.26% +1.02% +5.30%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 -10 2 £550 +4.76%
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 106 (44.54%) SQL
2 95 (39.92%) Finance
3 69 (28.99%) SQL Server
4 64 (26.89%) Java
5 59 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (23.11%) Oracle Database
7 54 (22.69%) Banking
8 53 (22.27%) Linux
9 40 (16.81%) PL/SQL
10 39 (16.39%) Migration
11 35 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 33 (13.87%) Windows
12 33 (13.87%) Python
13 32 (13.45%) Azure
14 31 (13.03%) JavaScript
15 30 (12.61%) ERP
16 29 (12.18%) .NET
17 25 (10.50%) Unix
17 25 (10.50%) ETL
18 24 (10.08%) DevOps
19 23 (9.66%) Microservices
19 23 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (9.24%) Data Modelling
20 22 (9.24%) Web Services
20 22 (9.24%) Security Cleared
21 21 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
21 21 (8.82%) Spring
21 21 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
21 21 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
22 20 (8.40%) Front Office

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 14 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.20%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.78%) Apache
3 9 (3.78%) IIS
4 8 (3.36%) Confluence
5 7 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (2.52%) WebLogic Integration
7 5 (2.10%) Appian
7 5 (2.10%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (2.10%) JBoss
7 5 (2.10%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.26%) GeoServer
9 3 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.84%) DataSynapse
10 2 (0.84%) Jetty
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 12 (5.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
1 14 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (5.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (4.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (4.62%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (4.20%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (4.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 10 (4.20%) Oracle FAH
5 9 (3.78%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (3.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (3.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (2.94%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 6 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (2.52%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (1.68%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 2 (0.84%) HFM
11 1 (0.42%) FINCAD Analytics
11 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.45%) Azure
2 16 (6.72%) AWS
3 12 (5.04%) Power Platform
4 10 (4.20%) GitHub
5 5 (2.10%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.10%) GCP
5 5 (2.10%) PaaS
6 4 (1.68%) Office 365
7 3 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.84%) Apigee
8 2 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.84%) IaaS
8 2 (0.84%) SaaS
8 2 (0.84%) Serverless
8 2 (0.84%) Smartsheet
8 2 (0.84%) Taleo
9 1 (0.42%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) Internet
1 5 (2.10%) SAN
2 2 (0.84%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (0.84%) Megaco
2 2 (0.84%) NAS
2 2 (0.84%) SSH
2 2 (0.84%) VPN
3 1 (0.42%) Broadband
3 1 (0.42%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) Intranet
3 1 (0.42%) LAN
3 1 (0.42%) PBX
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.42%) VoIP
3 1 (0.42%) WAN
3 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 55 (23.11%) Oracle Database
3 23 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (7.98%) MongoDB
6 18 (7.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 17 (7.14%) MySQL
7 17 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (5.88%) Big Data
10 14 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (5.04%) Power BI
11 12 (5.04%) Relational Database
12 11 (4.62%) Hadoop
12 11 (4.62%) QlikView
13 10 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (4.20%) Oracle ODI
14 9 (3.78%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.30%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.30%) Maven
3 13 (5.46%) JIRA
4 9 (3.78%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.36%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.94%) Gradle
7 6 (2.52%) Subversion
8 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.26%) GoCD
8 3 (1.26%) JUnit
8 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.84%) Ant
9 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.84%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.84%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 95 (39.92%) Finance
2 54 (22.69%) Banking
3 20 (8.40%) Front Office
4 11 (4.62%) Public Sector
5 10 (4.20%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.36%) International Banking
7 6 (2.52%) Advertising
7 6 (2.52%) Retail
8 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.68%) Back Office
9 4 (1.68%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.84%) Law
10 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 2 (0.84%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Billing
11 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (35.29%) Developer
2 28 (11.76%) Analyst
3 26 (10.92%) DBA
4 21 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 17 (7.14%) Consultant
6 15 (6.30%) Oracle DBA
7 14 (5.88%) Architect
8 13 (5.46%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (5.46%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 10 (4.20%) Senior DBA
9 10 (4.20%) SQL DBA
10 9 (3.78%) Oracle Consultant
11 8 (3.36%) Python Developer
11 8 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst
13 6 (2.52%) Applications Support
13 6 (2.52%) Cloud Developer
13 6 (2.52%) SQL Developer
13 6 (2.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.18%) .NET
2 22 (9.24%) Web Services
3 21 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (8.82%) Spring
4 19 (7.98%) CSS
5 15 (6.30%) AngularJS
5 15 (6.30%) Spring Boot
6 14 (5.88%) XML
7 13 (5.46%) HTML
8 11 (4.62%) Middleware
9 10 (4.20%) JSON
9 10 (4.20%) Kafka
10 9 (3.78%) HTML5
10 9 (3.78%) Java EE
11 8 (3.36%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.36%) REST
11 8 (3.36%) RESTful
12 7 (2.94%) J2EE
12 7 (2.94%) Node.js
13 6 (2.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (4.20%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.78%) Derivative
2 9 (3.78%) Equities
3 8 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.94%) Clustering
5 6 (2.52%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.52%) Reinsurance
6 5 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.68%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.68%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.68%) Replication
7 4 (1.68%) User Experience
8 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (0.84%) Blog
9 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.84%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.27%) Linux
2 33 (13.87%) Windows
3 25 (10.50%) Unix
4 9 (3.78%) Solaris
5 8 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.26%) VMS
7 2 (0.84%) AIX
7 2 (0.84%) Android
7 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.84%) CentOS
7 2 (0.84%) Debian
7 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.42%) SUSE
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.39%) Migration
3 30 (12.61%) ERP
4 25 (10.50%) ETL
5 24 (10.08%) DevOps
6 23 (9.66%) Microservices
7 22 (9.24%) Data Modelling
8 20 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (6.72%) Analytics
9 16 (6.72%) Change Management
9 16 (6.72%) Data Migration
9 16 (6.72%) ITIL
9 16 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (6.30%) Project Management
11 14 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (5.88%) Scrum
12 12 (5.04%) CRM
12 12 (5.04%) Open Source
13 11 (4.62%) OO
Programming Languages
1 106 (44.54%) SQL
2 64 (26.89%) Java
3 40 (16.81%) PL/SQL
4 33 (13.87%) Python
5 31 (13.03%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.56%) C#
7 14 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 13 (5.46%) Perl
9 12 (5.04%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.20%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.20%) Scala
11 8 (3.36%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.36%) VBA
12 7 (2.94%) Java 8
12 7 (2.94%) Ruby
13 6 (2.52%) C++
14 4 (1.68%) Groovy
14 4 (1.68%) VB
15 3 (1.26%) Kotlin
15 3 (1.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.98%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.78%) Degree
4 6 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.52%) OCP
4 6 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.10%) OCA
6 2 (0.84%) ACCA
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.42%) CIMA
7 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) MCP
7 1 (0.42%) PMP
7 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.78%) QA
2 7 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.10%) GDPR
4 2 (0.84%) COREP
4 2 (0.84%) FINREP
4 2 (0.84%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (7.98%) Docker
3 6 (2.52%) HDFS
4 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.42%) KVM
6 1 (0.42%) RHEV
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (5.46%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.36%) Ansible
3 7 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.10%) Puppet
5 3 (1.26%) Grafana
5 3 (1.26%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.84%) Check_MK
6 2 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.84%) Nagios
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.84%) Salt
6 2 (0.84%) vMotion
7 1 (0.42%) Oozie
Vendors
1 35 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.56%) Sybase
3 10 (4.20%) SAP
4 9 (3.78%) Google
5 7 (2.94%) Cognos
5 7 (2.94%) IBM
5 7 (2.94%) Informatica
5 7 (2.94%) VMware
6 6 (2.52%) CODA
6 6 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.52%) Tableau
7 5 (2.10%) CA
7 5 (2.10%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.10%) Hyperion
7 5 (2.10%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.68%) Cisco
8 4 (1.68%) EMC
8 4 (1.68%) Jaspersoft
8 4 (1.68%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.26%) Hortonworks