Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 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
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 35 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 +38 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle 146 184 229
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.28% 5.53% 3.52%
As % of the Vendors category 15.18% 15.19% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 129 168
10th Percentile £349 £330 £389
25th Percentile £461 £408 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £548 £475 £520
Median % change year-on-year +15.26% -8.65% +4.00%
75th Percentile £619 £538 £625
90th Percentile £700 £629 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £43.20
Central London median hourly rate £14.47 - £43.20

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 962 1,211 2,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.82% 36.42% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 839 1,826
10th Percentile £338 £240 £275
25th Percentile £419 £381 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +4.71%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £588
90th Percentile £700 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 46
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £10.63 £12.46 £12.76
Median hourly rate £13.88 £16.95 £19.63
Median % change year-on-year -18.14% -13.63% -1.88%
75th Percentile £20.36 £26.83 £23.60
90th Percentile £27.25 £41.64 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £14.08 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.73% -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 17 May 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 17 May 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 70 (47.95%) SQL
2 54 (36.99%) Finance
3 51 (34.93%) Banking
4 43 (29.45%) Java
5 37 (25.34%) PL/SQL
6 35 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (21.23%) Python
8 30 (20.55%) Oracle Database
9 29 (19.86%) Spring
10 27 (18.49%) Social Skills
11 26 (17.81%) Linux
12 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
13 20 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (13.01%) Unix
15 18 (12.33%) JavaScript
16 17 (11.64%) DevOps
16 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
17 16 (10.96%) REST
17 16 (10.96%) React
17 16 (10.96%) Docker
17 16 (10.96%) Azure
17 16 (10.96%) AWS
17 16 (10.96%) C#
17 16 (10.96%) HTML
17 16 (10.96%) Java 8
18 15 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (9.59%) Relational Database
19 14 (9.59%) .NET
19 14 (9.59%) Data Modelling
19 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence

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 10 (6.85%) Apache
1 10 (6.85%) nginx
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.11%) Red Hat Fuse
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (2.74%) Confluence
5 4 (2.74%) SAS
5 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.05%) IIS
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle FAH
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.37%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.37%) Salerio
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.68%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) AWS
1 16 (10.96%) Azure
2 9 (6.16%) GCP
3 7 (4.79%) GitHub
4 4 (2.74%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.05%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (2.05%) PaaS
5 3 (2.05%) SaaS
5 3 (2.05%) Serverless
6 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.37%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Apigee
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Storage
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.05%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.37%) DNS
2 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) SAN
3 1 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) Oracle Database
2 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
7 9 (6.16%) MySQL
8 7 (4.79%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.11%) Big Data
9 6 (4.11%) Hazelcast
9 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (3.42%) Redis
10 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.74%) BigQuery
11 4 (2.74%) Bigtable
11 4 (2.74%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.74%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.79%) JIRA
3 6 (4.11%) Subversion
3 6 (4.11%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (2.74%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.74%) JSUnit
5 4 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (2.74%) Maven
6 3 (2.05%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.37%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.37%) Liquibase
7 2 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.37%) VisualSVN
8 1 (0.68%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 54 (36.99%) Finance
2 51 (34.93%) Banking
3 27 (18.49%) Social Skills
4 8 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.11%) Front Office
6 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.05%) Back Office
7 3 (2.05%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.05%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.37%) Publishing
8 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.68%) International Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (45.21%) Developer
2 21 (14.38%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.59%) Architect
3 14 (9.59%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (8.90%) DBA
5 12 (8.22%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (6.85%) Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Python Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.11%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Consultant
9 6 (4.11%) Data Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.11%) Java Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Data Modeller
11 4 (2.74%) Database Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.86%) Spring
2 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
3 16 (10.96%) HTML
3 16 (10.96%) React
3 16 (10.96%) REST
4 14 (9.59%) .NET
5 12 (8.22%) HTML5
5 12 (8.22%) jQuery
5 12 (8.22%) RESTful
6 11 (7.53%) Hibernate
6 11 (7.53%) Web Services
7 10 (6.85%) XML
8 9 (6.16%) Flask
8 9 (6.16%) Spring Boot
9 8 (5.48%) CSS
9 8 (5.48%) JMS
9 8 (5.48%) Kafka
10 7 (4.79%) Middleware
10 7 (4.79%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (4.79%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.48%) Data Structures
1 8 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.11%) Clustering
3 5 (3.42%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.42%) Derivative
3 5 (3.42%) Replication
4 3 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.37%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.37%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.68%) BBC
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Linux
2 19 (13.01%) Unix
3 10 (6.85%) Windows
4 4 (2.74%) Solaris
5 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (11.64%) DevOps
4 15 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.59%) Data Modelling
6 13 (8.90%) ETL
6 13 (8.90%) Scrum
7 12 (8.22%) Microservices
8 11 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.53%) High Availability
8 11 (7.53%) Migration
8 11 (7.53%) OO
8 11 (7.53%) Web Development
9 10 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.85%) Open Source
10 9 (6.16%) Multithreading
10 9 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (6.16%) SOA
11 8 (5.48%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 70 (47.95%) SQL
2 43 (29.45%) Java
3 37 (25.34%) PL/SQL
4 31 (21.23%) Python
5 18 (12.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (10.96%) C#
6 16 (10.96%) Java 8
7 13 (8.90%) TypeScript
8 11 (7.53%) Perl
9 8 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.79%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.11%) Scala
12 5 (3.42%) Haskell
13 4 (2.74%) C++
14 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.05%) ES6
14 3 (2.05%) Groovy
14 3 (2.05%) VB
14 3 (2.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) ACCA
3 5 (3.42%) Degree
4 3 (2.05%) CIMA
5 2 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) IFRS
2 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) GAAP
2 2 (1.37%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (10.96%) Docker
2 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.37%) NFS
4 2 (1.37%) Veritas File System
4 2 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.68%) HDFS
5 1 (0.68%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.05%) Ansible
2 3 (2.05%) Control-M
2 3 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.05%) QRadar
2 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.37%) Grafana
3 2 (1.37%) Nagios
3 2 (1.37%) Netcool
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.68%) Foglight
4 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (5.48%) IBM
1 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.11%) Delphix
2 6 (4.11%) Splunk
3 5 (3.42%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.42%) Talend
4 4 (2.74%) SAP
4 4 (2.74%) VMware
5 3 (2.05%) BMC
5 3 (2.05%) Citrix
5 3 (2.05%) Cognos
5 3 (2.05%) CyberArk
5 3 (2.05%) EMC
5 3 (2.05%) Informatica
5 3 (2.05%) Murex
5 3 (2.05%) Qualys
6 2 (1.37%) Google
6 2 (1.37%) RedGate
6 2 (1.37%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.37%) Veritas