Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 337 438 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.78% 7.04% 8.30%
As % of the Vendors category 12.52% 16.44% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 318 424
City of London median daily rate £540 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £311 £311
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £536 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +19.17% - -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 - £15.00
Central London median hourly rate £31.91 - £15.00

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 2,691 2,665 2,894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.19% 42.86% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,053 1,999 2,175
City of London median daily rate £485 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £286 £297 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 39
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +14.47% +6.35%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £30.93 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% +2.70% +3.85%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 20 January 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 - 12 £550 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 165 (48.96%) Finance
2 162 (48.07%) SQL
3 160 (47.48%) Java
4 120 (35.61%) Banking
5 88 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (22.85%) SQL Server
7 62 (18.40%) Oracle Database
8 61 (18.10%) Relational Database
8 61 (18.10%) Linux
9 57 (16.91%) Unix
10 52 (15.43%) Investment Banking
11 49 (14.54%) Front Office
12 48 (14.24%) RDBMS
13 46 (13.65%) .NET
14 45 (13.35%) C#
14 45 (13.35%) Python
15 43 (12.76%) Big Data
16 42 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
18 40 (11.87%) TDD
18 40 (11.87%) Sybase
19 39 (11.57%) PL/SQL
19 39 (11.57%) Hadoop
19 39 (11.57%) DevOps
20 38 (11.28%) Data Warehouse
21 37 (10.98%) Apache Spark
22 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
23 35 (10.39%) Migration
23 35 (10.39%) Degree
23 35 (10.39%) Mathematics

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 37 (10.98%) Apache Spark
2 19 (5.64%) WebSphere
3 18 (5.34%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.04%) Tomcat
5 14 (4.15%) MQSeries
6 13 (3.86%) OpenStack
6 13 (3.86%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (2.37%) Apache
7 8 (2.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.48%) Confluence
9 4 (1.19%) JBoss
10 3 (0.89%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.89%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.59%) IIS
11 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.59%) SAS
12 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (9.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.56%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 9 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.78%) Actimize
6 5 (1.48%) Markit EDM
6 5 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.48%) Temenos T24
7 4 (1.19%) ION MarketView
7 4 (1.19%) Kondor
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.89%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (0.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.45%) GitHub
4 14 (4.15%) Bluemix
4 14 (4.15%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.59%) Heroku
5 2 (0.59%) PaaS
5 2 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.30%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) Route 53
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Serverless
6 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.48%) Internet
2 4 (1.19%) SSL
3 3 (0.89%) Firewall
3 3 (0.89%) HTTP
3 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) DHCP
4 2 (0.59%) DNS
4 2 (0.59%) SAN
4 2 (0.59%) SMS
4 2 (0.59%) SNMP
4 2 (0.59%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.30%) IPsec
5 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (22.85%) SQL Server
2 62 (18.40%) Oracle Database
3 61 (18.10%) Relational Database
4 48 (14.24%) RDBMS
5 43 (12.76%) Big Data
6 41 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (11.57%) Hadoop
8 38 (11.28%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (9.20%) MySQL
10 29 (8.61%) Apache Hive
11 24 (7.12%) NoSQL
12 22 (6.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (5.64%) Sqoop
14 16 (4.75%) Oracle ODI
14 16 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (4.45%) HBase
16 14 (4.15%) MongoDB
16 14 (4.15%) QlikView
16 14 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (7.72%) Maven
2 25 (7.42%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.12%) Jenkins
4 22 (6.53%) TeamCity
5 16 (4.75%) JIRA
6 14 (4.15%) NUnit
7 12 (3.56%) MSTest
8 10 (2.97%) Subversion
9 6 (1.78%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.78%) JUnit
9 6 (1.78%) Selenium
9 6 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (1.48%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.48%) ERwin
10 5 (1.48%) Gradle
10 5 (1.48%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.19%) Toad
11 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.89%) JBehave
General
1 165 (48.96%) Finance
2 120 (35.61%) Banking
3 52 (15.43%) Investment Banking
4 49 (14.54%) Front Office
5 23 (6.82%) Telecoms
6 17 (5.04%) Games
6 17 (5.04%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.97%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.67%) Retail
9 8 (2.37%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.78%) Back Office
11 4 (1.19%) Prime Brokerage
12 3 (0.89%) German Language
12 3 (0.89%) Legal
12 3 (0.89%) Marketing
13 2 (0.59%) Electronics
13 2 (0.59%) International Banking
13 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (45.40%) Developer
2 68 (20.18%) Java Developer
3 46 (13.65%) Analyst
4 35 (10.39%) C# Developer
5 24 (7.12%) .NET Developer
5 24 (7.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (6.53%) Oracle Developer
6 22 (6.53%) Senior Developer
7 17 (5.04%) Architect
7 17 (5.04%) Consultant
8 15 (4.45%) Games Developer
8 15 (4.45%) Java Games Developer
8 15 (4.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (4.45%) Support Analyst
8 15 (4.45%) Telecoms Developer
8 15 (4.45%) Telecoms Java Developer
9 13 (3.86%) AWS Developer
10 12 (3.56%) Front Office Developer
10 12 (3.56%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.56%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.65%) .NET
2 34 (10.09%) Kafka
3 33 (9.79%) REST
4 29 (8.61%) HTML
5 28 (8.31%) Spring
5 28 (8.31%) XML
6 24 (7.12%) PySpark
7 22 (6.53%) J2EE
8 21 (6.23%) JSP
8 21 (6.23%) Web Services
9 20 (5.93%) .NET Framework
10 18 (5.34%) AngularJS
11 17 (5.04%) JMS
12 16 (4.75%) Hibernate
13 15 (4.45%) SOAP
14 14 (4.15%) HTML5
15 13 (3.86%) CSS
15 13 (3.86%) JSON
15 13 (3.86%) Middleware
16 12 (3.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.90%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.31%) Equities
3 24 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (4.45%) SWIFT
6 11 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.97%) Derivative
7 10 (2.97%) Fixed Income
8 8 (2.37%) Clustering
8 8 (2.37%) Market Risk
9 7 (2.08%) Fedwire
10 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.48%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.48%) Replication
11 5 (1.48%) User Experience
12 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.89%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (0.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 3 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.10%) Linux
2 57 (16.91%) Unix
3 26 (7.72%) Windows
4 18 (5.34%) Solaris
5 13 (3.86%) Windows Server
6 12 (3.56%) AIX
7 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.59%) Android
11 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (11.87%) TDD
3 39 (11.57%) DevOps
4 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (10.39%) Mathematics
5 35 (10.39%) Migration
6 31 (9.20%) ETL
7 29 (8.61%) Open Source
7 29 (8.61%) Test Automation
8 26 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (7.42%) Data Engineering
9 25 (7.42%) MapReduce
10 24 (7.12%) SDLC
11 23 (6.82%) OO
12 22 (6.53%) Data Modelling
13 17 (5.04%) Project Management
13 17 (5.04%) Scrum
14 16 (4.75%) Analytics
14 16 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (4.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 162 (48.07%) SQL
2 160 (47.48%) Java
3 45 (13.35%) C#
3 45 (13.35%) Python
4 39 (11.57%) PL/SQL
5 33 (9.79%) JavaScript
6 31 (9.20%) Shell Script
7 24 (7.12%) VBA
8 19 (5.64%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.45%) VB
9 15 (4.45%) VB.NET
10 14 (4.15%) C++
10 14 (4.15%) Perl
11 9 (2.67%) Scala
12 7 (2.08%) Ruby
12 7 (2.08%) XPath
13 6 (1.78%) C
13 6 (1.78%) Groovy
14 5 (1.48%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (10.39%) Degree
2 17 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.75%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.08%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.48%) ISEB
7 5 (1.48%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) HP ASE
8 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.59%) MCP
9 1 (0.30%) CCA
9 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.30%) MCSA
9 1 (0.30%) MCSE
9 1 (0.30%) NCSA
9 1 (0.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.86%) SEPA
2 12 (3.56%) QA
3 6 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.19%) MiFID
5 3 (0.89%) GDPR
5 3 (0.89%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (9.50%) HDFS
2 29 (8.61%) Apache Flume
3 14 (4.15%) Docker
4 11 (3.26%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.30%) vSphere
7 1 (0.30%) XenApp
7 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (7.72%) Oozie
2 25 (7.42%) Ambari
3 20 (5.93%) Ansible
4 17 (5.04%) Puppet
5 14 (4.15%) Hadoop YARN
5 14 (4.15%) Kubernetes
5 14 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.89%) Control-M
6 3 (0.89%) Mesos
6 3 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.89%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.59%) Netcool
7 2 (0.59%) OpenView
7 2 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.59%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.59%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (11.87%) Sybase
2 25 (7.42%) IBM
3 23 (6.82%) Tableau
4 21 (6.23%) Informatica
5 18 (5.34%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.56%) SAP
7 11 (3.26%) HP
8 9 (2.67%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.37%) Cognos
9 8 (2.37%) TIBCO
10 7 (2.08%) Citrix
11 6 (1.78%) ION Trading
11 6 (1.78%) VMware
12 5 (1.48%) Cisco
12 5 (1.48%) Currenex
12 5 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.48%) Reuters
13 4 (1.19%) Fidessa
13 4 (1.19%) Hortonworks
13 4 (1.19%) NetApp