Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 39 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 -14 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 319 367 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.49% 5.10% 6.87%
As % of the Vendors category 11.79% 13.27% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 286 320
City of London median daily rate £550 £534 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.04% +18.61% -5.26%
10th Percentile £380 £370 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £669
Central London median daily rate £525 £530 £450
% change year-on-year -0.94% +17.78% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
City of London median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
Central London median hourly rate £28.75 £31.91 -
% change year-on-year -9.89% - -

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 2,705 2,765 2,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.11% 38.42% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,022 2,090 2,085
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £287
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £481 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.32% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 57 44
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +10.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.85 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.35 £18.45
% change year-on-year +1.91% -0.54% +5.43%

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 18 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 December 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 -24 40 £550 -
Moorgate - 6 £400 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 160 (50.16%) Finance
2 142 (44.51%) Java
3 123 (38.56%) SQL
4 118 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (31.66%) SQL Server
6 77 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
7 73 (22.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 66 (20.69%) TDD
9 58 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (17.87%) Ansible
11 56 (17.55%) Unix
12 51 (15.99%) Migration
12 51 (15.99%) Puppet
13 50 (15.67%) MySQL
14 48 (15.05%) OO
14 48 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
15 47 (14.73%) Banking
16 46 (14.42%) Linux
16 46 (14.42%) NoSQL
17 44 (13.79%) ETL
18 42 (13.17%) PostgreSQL
19 41 (12.85%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (12.85%) Git (software)
20 39 (12.23%) Test Automation
21 38 (11.91%) Jenkins
21 38 (11.91%) WebSphere
22 37 (11.60%) NUnit
22 37 (11.60%) Python
22 37 (11.60%) Scrum
22 37 (11.60%) Relational Database

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 38 (11.91%) WebSphere
2 35 (10.97%) Tomcat
3 33 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 31 (9.72%) OpenStack
5 25 (7.84%) Apache
5 25 (7.84%) Apache Spark
6 20 (6.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (5.64%) SAS
8 11 (3.45%) Confluence
9 9 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.19%) CMS
10 7 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (1.57%) JBoss
13 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.94%) LiveLink
14 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 15 (4.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 14 (4.39%) Oracle Financials
2 14 (4.39%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (3.76%) Actimize
5 10 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (2.82%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (2.51%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (2.51%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle FAH
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
12 2 (0.63%) Sentinel
13 1 (0.31%) HFM
13 1 (0.31%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 77 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (22.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (3.76%) PaaS
5 10 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.13%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.19%) IaaS
6 7 (2.19%) SaaS
7 5 (1.57%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (1.25%) Datadog
8 4 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.94%) npm
9 3 (0.94%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.31%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.31%) Firebase
11 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.13%) Firewall
2 5 (1.57%) DNS
2 5 (1.57%) VPN
3 4 (1.25%) HTTP
3 4 (1.25%) Internet
3 4 (1.25%) SAN
3 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.94%) AMQP
4 3 (0.94%) DMZ
4 3 (0.94%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.94%) LAN
4 3 (0.94%) NAS
4 3 (0.94%) WAN
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.63%) MPLS
5 2 (0.63%) Network Security
5 2 (0.63%) WLAN
6 1 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (31.66%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.67%) MySQL
3 46 (14.42%) NoSQL
4 42 (13.17%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (11.60%) Relational Database
6 31 (9.72%) Oracle Database
7 29 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 26 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (7.84%) Big Data
10 21 (6.58%) RDBMS
10 21 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (5.64%) Impala
11 18 (5.64%) MongoDB
12 14 (4.39%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (4.08%) Power BI
14 12 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (3.45%) DB2
16 9 (2.82%) Apache Hive
16 9 (2.82%) Apache Kudu
16 9 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 41 (12.85%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.91%) Jenkins
3 37 (11.60%) NUnit
4 35 (10.97%) MSTest
5 17 (5.33%) JIRA
6 16 (5.02%) Maven
7 13 (4.08%) JUnit
7 13 (4.08%) Subversion
8 12 (3.76%) Cucumber
9 10 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (3.13%) Selenium
10 9 (2.82%) Artifactory
11 8 (2.51%) FishEye
11 8 (2.51%) jMock
12 7 (2.19%) Gradle
13 6 (1.88%) IntelliJ
13 6 (1.88%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.57%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.57%) JMeter
14 5 (1.57%) Mockito
General
1 160 (50.16%) Finance
2 47 (14.73%) Banking
3 21 (6.58%) Back Office
4 17 (5.33%) Front Office
5 16 (5.02%) Financial Institution
6 15 (4.70%) General Ledger
7 10 (3.13%) Retail
8 9 (2.82%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.51%) Marketing
10 6 (1.88%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.57%) Billing
12 3 (0.94%) Law
12 3 (0.94%) Legal
13 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.31%) Electronics
14 1 (0.31%) Games
14 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 132 (41.38%) Developer
2 69 (21.63%) Java Developer
3 36 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 35 (10.97%) Consultant
5 34 (10.66%) Analyst
6 29 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (7.52%) Architect
8 18 (5.64%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (5.64%) Oracle Developer
9 17 (5.33%) Business Analyst
9 17 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
10 16 (5.02%) AWS Developer
11 15 (4.70%) Digital Developer
11 15 (4.70%) Digital Transformation
12 12 (3.76%) Data Engineer
12 12 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.82%) Platform Engineer
14 8 (2.51%) C# Developer
14 8 (2.51%) Oracle Architect
15 7 (2.19%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.66%) HTML
2 33 (10.34%) XML
3 26 (8.15%) .NET
4 25 (7.84%) Middleware
5 22 (6.90%) Spring
6 16 (5.02%) Kafka
7 15 (4.70%) CSS
8 14 (4.39%) JMS
8 14 (4.39%) JSON
8 14 (4.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 13 (4.08%) REST
9 13 (4.08%) SOAP
10 10 (3.13%) RESTful
10 10 (3.13%) Spring Boot
11 9 (2.82%) HTML5
12 8 (2.51%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (2.19%) J2EE
13 7 (2.19%) Sass
14 6 (1.88%) LDAP
14 6 (1.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (2.82%) Algorithms
4 9 (2.82%) Hedge funds
4 9 (2.82%) Tandem
4 9 (2.82%) Wiki
5 8 (2.51%) Derivative
5 8 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.88%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.57%) Clustering
7 5 (1.57%) Equities
7 5 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.25%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.25%) User Experience
9 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.94%) Digital Wallet
9 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (17.55%) Unix
2 46 (14.42%) Linux
3 31 (9.72%) Windows
4 11 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.88%) Solaris
6 2 (0.63%) AIX
6 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.31%) Android
7 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.31%) HPUX
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (20.69%) TDD
3 58 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (15.99%) Migration
5 48 (15.05%) OO
6 44 (13.79%) ETL
7 41 (12.85%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (12.23%) Test Automation
9 37 (11.60%) Scrum
10 31 (9.72%) DevOps
11 28 (8.78%) ERP
12 27 (8.46%) Data Modelling
12 27 (8.46%) SDLC
13 24 (7.52%) BDD
14 23 (7.21%) Microservices
14 23 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (6.90%) Visualisation
16 21 (6.58%) Data Analysis
17 20 (6.27%) SOA
18 17 (5.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 142 (44.51%) Java
2 123 (38.56%) SQL
3 37 (11.60%) Python
4 34 (10.66%) PL/SQL
5 23 (7.21%) C#
5 23 (7.21%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.21%) Shell Script
6 18 (5.64%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.33%) Java 8
8 14 (4.39%) Perl
9 13 (4.08%) Scala
10 11 (3.45%) Korn
10 11 (3.45%) R
11 10 (3.13%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.13%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.19%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.88%) C
14 5 (1.57%) C++
14 5 (1.57%) VBA
15 4 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (8.15%) Degree
2 10 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.94%) CISSP
5 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.94%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.63%) CCAB
6 2 (0.63%) CCNP
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.63%) CISM
6 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PMP
6 2 (0.63%) RHCE
7 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.31%) CISA
7 1 (0.31%) MBA
7 1 (0.31%) MCP
7 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.70%) QA
2 10 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.63%) GDPR
4 2 (0.63%) PSD2
4 2 (0.63%) SEPA
5 1 (0.31%) Basel III
5 1 (0.31%) COREP
5 1 (0.31%) FINREP
5 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (7.84%) Docker
2 17 (5.33%) HDFS
3 14 (4.39%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.88%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.31%) NFS
7 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 57 (17.87%) Ansible
2 51 (15.99%) Puppet
3 48 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (5.64%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.82%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (2.19%) Terraform
7 4 (1.25%) Kibana
7 4 (1.25%) logstash
7 4 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
9 2 (0.63%) Consul
9 2 (0.63%) Nagios
9 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.63%) Netcool
9 2 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.63%) SCCM
10 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.31%) Control-M
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.90%) IBM
3 21 (6.58%) SAP
3 21 (6.58%) Sybase
4 12 (3.76%) Informatica
4 12 (3.76%) Tableau
4 12 (3.76%) Talend
5 11 (3.45%) Google
6 9 (2.82%) Cloudera
6 9 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.51%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.88%) Alteryx
8 6 (1.88%) Cisco
9 5 (1.57%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.57%) VMware
10 4 (1.25%) Cadence
10 4 (1.25%) Citrix
10 4 (1.25%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.25%) Pega
10 4 (1.25%) Splunk