Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 33 19
Rank change year-on-year -23 -14 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 301 373 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.34% 5.96% 8.59%
As % of the Vendors category 11.33% 15.21% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 278 428
City of London median daily rate £515 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £334 £354 £313
90th Percentile £689 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 - £44.00
10th Percentile £21.25 - £41.00
90th Percentile £23.75 - £47.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 - £44.00

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 2,657 2,453 2,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.35% 39.19% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,979 1,793 2,050
City of London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £275
90th Percentile £651 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 36 35
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.46 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -15.60% +8.45%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.51 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.00 £27.65 £39.04
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.99% +9.84%

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 25 June 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
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 25 June 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 0 12 £525 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 155 (51.50%) Finance
2 130 (43.19%) SQL
3 116 (38.54%) Java
4 87 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (25.91%) Banking
6 72 (23.92%) SQL Server
7 49 (16.28%) Oracle Database
8 45 (14.95%) Unix
9 39 (12.96%) C#
10 38 (12.62%) PL/SQL
10 38 (12.62%) Linux
11 36 (11.96%) Windows
11 36 (11.96%) .NET
12 35 (11.63%) XML
13 33 (10.96%) Python
14 32 (10.63%) Spring
14 32 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (9.97%) Investment Banking
16 29 (9.63%) ETL
16 29 (9.63%) TDD
17 28 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (8.64%) Scrum
18 26 (8.64%) Migration
18 26 (8.64%) JavaScript
18 26 (8.64%) Big Data
19 25 (8.31%) REST
19 25 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (8.31%) HTML
19 25 (8.31%) MySQL
19 25 (8.31%) 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 18 (5.98%) WebSphere
2 14 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (4.32%) Apache Spark
3 13 (4.32%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.65%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (2.99%) MQSeries
6 8 (2.66%) Apache
6 8 (2.66%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.66%) SAS
7 7 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.66%) Confluence
8 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.33%) IIS
9 4 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.00%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.00%) CMS
10 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (7.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) Stata
4 1 (0.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (4.98%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (3.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (3.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (2.99%) Actimize
5 6 (1.99%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (1.33%) Magento
7 4 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (1.00%) Kondor
8 3 (1.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.66%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.33%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.66%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (1.33%) IaaS
5 4 (1.33%) SaaS
6 3 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.66%) Boomi
7 2 (0.66%) GitHub
7 2 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.33%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.33%) Heroku
8 1 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.65%) Firewall
2 6 (1.99%) LAN
3 5 (1.66%) SMS
3 5 (1.66%) WAN
4 4 (1.33%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.33%) MPLS
4 4 (1.33%) VPN
4 4 (1.33%) WLAN
5 3 (1.00%) AMQP
5 3 (1.00%) HTTP
5 3 (1.00%) SAN
5 3 (1.00%) SNMP
5 3 (1.00%) SSH
6 2 (0.66%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.66%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.66%) NAS
6 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.33%) FTP
7 1 (0.33%) Internet
7 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (23.92%) SQL Server
2 49 (16.28%) Oracle Database
3 26 (8.64%) Big Data
4 25 (8.31%) MySQL
5 21 (6.98%) Hadoop
5 21 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (5.32%) MongoDB
8 15 (4.98%) NoSQL
9 14 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (3.65%) RDBMS
12 10 (3.32%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.66%) DB2
13 8 (2.66%) Impala
13 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (2.33%) Sqoop
15 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.31%) Maven
2 18 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.98%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.99%) JIRA
4 8 (2.66%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.66%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.33%) Mockito
5 7 (2.33%) Selenium
6 5 (1.66%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.66%) JUnit
6 5 (1.66%) MSTest
6 5 (1.66%) NUnit
7 4 (1.33%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.33%) Subversion
8 3 (1.00%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.00%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.66%) Gradle
9 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.66%) TestNG
9 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 155 (51.50%) Finance
2 78 (25.91%) Banking
3 30 (9.97%) Investment Banking
4 25 (8.31%) Front Office
5 14 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 14 (4.65%) Retail
6 13 (4.32%) Back Office
7 5 (1.66%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.66%) Marketing
7 5 (1.66%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.00%) Law
9 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 2 (0.66%) Electronics
10 2 (0.66%) Games
10 2 (0.66%) International Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.66%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (39.53%) Developer
2 51 (16.94%) Analyst
3 48 (15.95%) Java Developer
4 30 (9.97%) Architect
5 28 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.97%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.31%) Business Analyst
7 22 (7.31%) Oracle Developer
8 21 (6.98%) .NET Developer
8 21 (6.98%) Consultant
9 18 (5.98%) SQL Developer
10 17 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.65%) DBA
11 14 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.32%) Financial Analyst
13 12 (3.99%) Oracle Analyst
14 11 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.99%) Data Engineer
15 9 (2.99%) Senior Oracle Developer
16 8 (2.66%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.96%) .NET
2 35 (11.63%) XML
3 32 (10.63%) Spring
4 25 (8.31%) HTML
4 25 (8.31%) REST
5 20 (6.64%) J2EE
6 19 (6.31%) Middleware
7 18 (5.98%) AngularJS
8 16 (5.32%) Web Services
9 14 (4.65%) CSS
9 14 (4.65%) Hibernate
10 13 (4.32%) JSON
11 11 (3.65%) Java EE
11 11 (3.65%) SOAP
12 10 (3.32%) JSP
12 10 (3.32%) Spring Boot
13 9 (2.99%) JMS
13 9 (2.99%) WinForms
14 8 (2.66%) .NET Framework
14 8 (2.66%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.99%) Credit Risk
3 9 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.66%) Market Risk
4 8 (2.66%) Wiki
5 7 (2.33%) SWIFT
6 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.99%) Derivative
6 6 (1.99%) User Experience
7 5 (1.66%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.66%) Fintech
7 5 (1.66%) iPad
7 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.66%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) DataPower
8 3 (1.00%) Equities
8 3 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.95%) Unix
2 38 (12.62%) Linux
3 36 (11.96%) Windows
4 10 (3.32%) Solaris
5 7 (2.33%) AIX
5 7 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.33%) OS/2
8 1 (0.33%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (9.63%) ETL
2 29 (9.63%) TDD
3 28 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (8.64%) Migration
4 26 (8.64%) Scrum
5 25 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (7.97%) SDLC
7 23 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (6.98%) Test Automation
10 16 (5.32%) Analytics
10 16 (5.32%) Data Analysis
10 16 (5.32%) ERP
10 16 (5.32%) Microservices
11 15 (4.98%) BDD
11 15 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.98%) E-Commerce
11 15 (4.98%) Waterfall
12 14 (4.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 130 (43.19%) SQL
2 116 (38.54%) Java
3 39 (12.96%) C#
4 38 (12.62%) PL/SQL
5 33 (10.96%) Python
6 26 (8.64%) JavaScript
7 22 (7.31%) Java 8
8 20 (6.64%) Perl
9 18 (5.98%) PowerShell
10 17 (5.65%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.98%) Korn
12 14 (4.65%) Bash Shell
13 12 (3.99%) VBA
14 11 (3.65%) VB.NET
15 10 (3.32%) C++
16 9 (2.99%) Scala
16 9 (2.99%) VB
17 7 (2.33%) C
17 7 (2.33%) Groovy
18 6 (1.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.98%) Degree
2 13 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.33%) APMP
4 4 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.33%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.00%) HP ASE
6 2 (0.66%) ACCA
6 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.66%) CCNA
6 2 (0.66%) CCSA
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.66%) CISM
6 2 (0.66%) CISSP
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.66%) OCP
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.99%) QA
2 7 (2.33%) SEPA
3 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.33%) GDPR
4 3 (1.00%) COREP
4 3 (1.00%) IFRS
4 3 (1.00%) PSD2
4 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.66%) EMIR
5 2 (0.66%) FINREP
5 2 (0.66%) HL7
5 2 (0.66%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.66%) PMO
5 2 (0.66%) SLA
6 1 (0.33%) Basel III
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.33%) TARGET2
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.33%) Docker
1 7 (2.33%) HDFS
1 7 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.66%) NFS
4 2 (0.66%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) KVM
5 1 (0.33%) SRDF
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (6.31%) Puppet
2 17 (5.65%) Ansible
3 16 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (1.99%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.33%) Control-M
6 4 (1.33%) Terraform
7 3 (1.00%) OpenView
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 3 (1.00%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.66%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.33%) Kibana
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 21 (6.98%) IBM
2 20 (6.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.32%) SAP
4 13 (4.32%) Sybase
4 13 (4.32%) TIBCO
5 9 (2.99%) VMware
6 8 (2.66%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.66%) Splunk
7 7 (2.33%) MuleSoft
7 7 (2.33%) Tableau
8 6 (1.99%) Hitachi
9 5 (1.66%) Cisco
9 5 (1.66%) CyberArk
9 5 (1.66%) Informatica
9 5 (1.66%) Reuters
9 5 (1.66%) Workday
10 4 (1.33%) Citrix
10 4 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.33%) Polycom
10 4 (1.33%) ServiceNow