Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 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
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 63 55
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle 146 251 314
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.33% 3.77% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 14.19% 9.67% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 180 238
Median daily rate £475 £500 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -3.61% -5.68%
10th Percentile £330 £397 £334
90th Percentile £638 £650 £688
Central London median daily rate £488 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £43.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +92.00% -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.20 £22.50
% change year-on-year -18.98% +92.00% -

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 1,029 2,596 2,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.55% 38.97% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 1,950 2,020
Median daily rate £485 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £278 £300 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £480 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 57 68
Median hourly rate £26.22 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.86% +5.00% +25.16%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £11.97
90th Percentile £59.90 £50.98 £26.50
Median hourly rate £26.81 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +30.77% +2.50% +25.16%

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 4 July 2020.

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

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 4 July 2020. 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
Moorgate - 1 £500 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 73 (50.00%) SQL
2 57 (39.04%) Finance
3 43 (29.45%) SQL Server
4 40 (27.40%) Java
5 36 (24.66%) C#
6 29 (19.86%) .NET
7 27 (18.49%) Unix
8 25 (17.12%) Linux
8 25 (17.12%) Banking
9 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (16.44%) Windows
10 20 (13.70%) Microsoft
10 20 (13.70%) Oracle Database
11 18 (12.33%) WinForms
12 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Excel
12 17 (11.64%) VB.NET
13 16 (10.96%) PL/SQL
13 16 (10.96%) AWS
13 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (10.27%) HTML
14 15 (10.27%) Python
14 15 (10.27%) OO
15 14 (9.59%) Relational Database
15 14 (9.59%) JIRA
16 13 (8.90%) Test Automation
16 13 (8.90%) Azure
16 13 (8.90%) Migration
16 13 (8.90%) Sybase
16 13 (8.90%) Red Hat
16 13 (8.90%) Data Warehouse

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 11 (7.53%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.16%) Confluence
3 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.37%) SAS
5 2 (1.37%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.68%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Pulsar
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.68%) Drupal
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.37%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.37%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.68%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) AWS
2 13 (8.90%) Azure
3 8 (5.48%) GCP
4 4 (2.74%) GitHub
5 3 (2.05%) Office 365
5 3 (2.05%) PaaS
5 3 (2.05%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.05%) SaaS
6 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.37%) IaaS
6 2 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.68%) Boomi
7 1 (0.68%) Route 53
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.05%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.37%) Firewall
3 2 (1.37%) Skype
4 1 (0.68%) Broadband
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.70%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.42%) MySQL
8 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.74%) Big Data
9 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) JIRA
2 7 (4.79%) Selenium
3 6 (4.11%) Ant
3 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.74%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.05%) Subversion
5 3 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.05%) Toad
6 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.37%) JUnit
6 2 (1.37%) Maven
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.68%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.68%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.68%) Gradle
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 57 (39.04%) Finance
2 25 (17.12%) Banking
3 11 (7.53%) Front Office
4 7 (4.79%) Public Sector
5 6 (4.11%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.74%) Retail
7 3 (2.05%) Marketing
8 2 (1.37%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.37%) International Banking
8 2 (1.37%) Law
8 2 (1.37%) Police
8 2 (1.37%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
9 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (34.25%) Developer
2 18 (12.33%) Analyst
3 14 (9.59%) DBA
4 12 (8.22%) C# Developer
4 12 (8.22%) Java Developer
4 12 (8.22%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (5.48%) Applications Developer
5 8 (5.48%) Consultant
6 6 (4.11%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.11%) C# Developer - Commodities
6 6 (4.11%) Sybase DBA
7 5 (3.42%) Administrator
7 5 (3.42%) Architect
7 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.42%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (2.74%) Data Analyst
8 4 (2.74%) Project Manager
8 4 (2.74%) SQL DBA
8 4 (2.74%) Test Manager
8 4 (2.74%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.86%) .NET
2 18 (12.33%) WinForms
3 15 (10.27%) HTML
4 11 (7.53%) Web Services
5 10 (6.85%) WCF
5 10 (6.85%) WPF
6 9 (6.16%) HTML5
6 9 (6.16%) Spring
7 8 (5.48%) REST
7 8 (5.48%) SOAP
8 7 (4.79%) XML
9 6 (4.11%) LDAP
9 6 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (4.11%) Swing
10 5 (3.42%) CSS
10 5 (3.42%) J2EE
10 5 (3.42%) JDBC
10 5 (3.42%) Middleware
10 5 (3.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 5 (3.42%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) Fixed Income
3 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.16%) Replication
4 8 (5.48%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.42%) Derivative
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.05%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.37%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.37%) Tandem
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.68%) Equities
9 1 (0.68%) Exotic Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.49%) Unix
2 25 (17.12%) Linux
3 24 (16.44%) Windows
4 10 (6.85%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.37%) AIX
6 2 (1.37%) HPUX
6 2 (1.37%) Solaris
6 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (10.27%) OO
3 13 (8.90%) Migration
3 13 (8.90%) Test Automation
4 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (7.53%) Analytics
5 11 (7.53%) ETL
5 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.85%) Microservices
6 10 (6.85%) Multithreading
7 9 (6.16%) Data Management
7 9 (6.16%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.16%) Unit Testing
8 8 (5.48%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.48%) ERP
8 8 (5.48%) SDLC
8 8 (5.48%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.79%) Concurrent Programming
9 7 (4.79%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.00%) SQL
2 40 (27.40%) Java
3 36 (24.66%) C#
4 17 (11.64%) VB.NET
5 16 (10.96%) PL/SQL
6 15 (10.27%) Python
7 12 (8.22%) Perl
8 11 (7.53%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.53%) VBA
9 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.79%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.11%) C
11 6 (4.11%) Korn
12 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.42%) VB
13 4 (2.74%) Java 8
14 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.05%) C++
15 2 (1.37%) Ruby
15 2 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) Degree
3 9 (6.16%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.74%) ISEB
5 3 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.37%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) MCITP
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.37%) GDPR
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.68%) MiFID
4 1 (0.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) Active Directory
1 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) Docker
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.68%) HDFS
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Data Guard
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.74%) Ansible
3 4 (2.74%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.05%) Control-M
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.37%) Kibana
5 2 (1.37%) logstash
5 2 (1.37%) Nagios
5 2 (1.37%) SCOM
5 2 (1.37%) Terraform
5 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.68%) Grafana
6 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.68%) Icinga
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.68%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.90%) Red Hat
2 13 (8.90%) Sybase
3 10 (6.85%) HP
3 10 (6.85%) VMware
4 9 (6.16%) SAP
5 8 (5.48%) Informatica
5 8 (5.48%) Murex
6 7 (4.79%) Cisco
7 6 (4.11%) OpenLink
7 6 (4.11%) SunGard
8 5 (3.42%) IBM
9 4 (2.74%) BMC
9 4 (2.74%) EMC
9 4 (2.74%) Google
10 3 (2.05%) NetApp
10 3 (2.05%) Pega
10 3 (2.05%) Remedy
10 3 (2.05%) Tableau
11 2 (1.37%) webMethods