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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
London / City of London
Rank 25 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 203 288 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.70% 8.74% 8.10%
As % of the Vendors category 16.90% 21.75% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 217 299
Median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £622 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1201 1324 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.61% 40.19% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 997 1543
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -4.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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.

1 216 (51.55%) Finance
2 202 (48.21%) SQL
3 139 (33.17%) Java
4 126 (30.07%) Banking
5 115 (27.45%) SQL Server
6 112 (26.73%) Linux
7 105 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
8 99 (23.63%) Unix
9 79 (18.85%) Oracle Database
10 74 (17.66%) Windows
11 57 (13.60%) PL/SQL
12 55 (13.13%) Degree
13 54 (12.89%) Data Modelling
14 53 (12.65%) Investment Banking
15 51 (12.17%) XML
16 48 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
17 47 (11.22%) C#
18 44 (10.50%) .NET
19 43 (10.26%) Microsoft
19 43 (10.26%) Relational Database
19 43 (10.26%) Analytics
20 42 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
20 42 (10.02%) IBM
20 42 (10.02%) Python
21 41 (9.79%) Data Management
22 40 (9.55%) Spring
22 40 (9.55%) JIRA
23 38 (9.07%) Front Office
23 38 (9.07%) Web Services
24 37 (8.83%) DevOps

Oracle
Top Related 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 30 (7.16%) WebSphere
2 26 (6.21%) IIS
3 25 (5.97%) Oracle Coherence
3 25 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 22 (5.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (5.01%) WebLogic
6 18 (4.30%) Confluence
7 17 (4.06%) JBoss
8 11 (2.63%) Anypoint
8 11 (2.63%) Apache
9 9 (2.15%) SAS
10 8 (1.91%) Mule
11 7 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.43%) Apache Spark
12 6 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (1.19%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.72%) GemFire
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 2 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 29 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.19%) MS Office
2 5 (1.19%) SPSS
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.72%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (0.72%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.48%) HFM
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.48%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.10%) IaaS
3 11 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.67%) PaaS
5 6 (1.43%) SaaS
6 5 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.95%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.95%) GitHub
7 4 (0.95%) Office 365
8 3 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.48%) Trello
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.06%) Firewall
2 13 (3.10%) LDAP
3 8 (1.91%) HTTP
3 8 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.67%) DNS
5 6 (1.43%) LAN
6 5 (1.19%) Internet
6 5 (1.19%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.19%) SAN
7 3 (0.72%) SSL
7 3 (0.72%) WAN
8 2 (0.48%) AMQP
8 2 (0.48%) DHCP
8 2 (0.48%) FTP
8 2 (0.48%) Intranet
8 2 (0.48%) NAS
8 2 (0.48%) Network Security
8 2 (0.48%) SSH
9 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 79 (18.85%) Oracle Database
3 48 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 34 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (5.49%) Big Data
6 23 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 21 (5.01%) DB2
8 19 (4.53%) RDBMS
9 17 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (3.82%) Hadoop
11 14 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (3.10%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (2.86%) MySQL
14 11 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
14 11 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (9.55%) JIRA
2 30 (7.16%) Jenkins
3 27 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.82%) Subversion
4 16 (3.82%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.58%) JUnit
6 14 (3.34%) Maven
7 11 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.91%) Mockito
8 8 (1.91%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (1.91%) Selenium
9 7 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.43%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.43%) EasyMock
10 6 (1.43%) Toad
11 5 (1.19%) ClearCase
11 5 (1.19%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 216 (51.55%) Finance
2 126 (30.07%) Banking
3 53 (12.65%) Investment Banking
4 38 (9.07%) Front Office
5 24 (5.73%) Financial Institution
6 15 (3.58%) Retail
7 9 (2.15%) Back Office
8 7 (1.67%) International Banking
9 6 (1.43%) Advertising
9 6 (1.43%) Marketing
10 5 (1.19%) Games
10 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.95%) Legal
12 3 (0.72%) Billing
13 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.48%) Law
13 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Local Government
14 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (35.80%) Developer
2 80 (19.09%) Java Developer
3 73 (17.42%) Analyst
4 59 (14.08%) Architect
5 41 (9.79%) Senior Developer
6 38 (9.07%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (6.92%) Oracle Developer
8 25 (5.97%) Data Analyst
9 20 (4.77%) Consultant
10 18 (4.30%) .NET Developer
11 17 (4.06%) Applications Support
11 17 (4.06%) SQL Developer
12 16 (3.82%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.82%) DBA
13 15 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (3.58%) Lead Architect
14 14 (3.34%) Business Analyst
14 14 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (3.10%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.17%) XML
2 44 (10.50%) .NET
3 40 (9.55%) Spring
4 38 (9.07%) Web Services
5 32 (7.64%) HTML
6 29 (6.92%) Hibernate
7 28 (6.68%) REST
8 27 (6.44%) SOAP
9 26 (6.21%) Middleware
10 24 (5.73%) J2EE
10 24 (5.73%) Oracle Fusion
11 21 (5.01%) CSS
12 19 (4.53%) JSON
13 16 (3.82%) AngularJS
14 15 (3.58%) .NET Framework
14 15 (3.58%) JSP
15 14 (3.34%) IBM Integration Bus
15 14 (3.34%) jQuery
16 12 (2.86%) Java EE
16 12 (2.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.21%) Data Structures
2 26 (6.21%) Equities
3 22 (5.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (5.01%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.06%) Derivative
5 17 (4.06%) Fintech
6 16 (3.82%) Credit Risk
7 13 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 12 (2.86%) Fixed Income
9 10 (2.39%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.91%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.91%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.91%) TWAP
10 8 (1.91%) VWAP
11 7 (1.67%) Clustering
11 7 (1.67%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.67%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 112 (26.73%) Linux
2 99 (23.63%) Unix
3 74 (17.66%) Windows
4 22 (5.25%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.86%) Solaris
7 6 (1.43%) AIX
8 4 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.48%) CentOS
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.06%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (12.89%) Data Modelling
3 43 (10.26%) Analytics
4 41 (9.79%) Data Management
5 37 (8.83%) DevOps
6 36 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (8.11%) ETL
7 34 (8.11%) SDLC
8 33 (7.88%) Scrum
9 32 (7.64%) Change Management
9 32 (7.64%) Migration
10 28 (6.68%) Multithreading
10 28 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (6.21%) Low Latency
13 23 (5.49%) TDD
14 22 (5.25%) SOA
15 21 (5.01%) Mathematics
16 20 (4.77%) ERP
17 19 (4.53%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 202 (48.21%) SQL
2 139 (33.17%) Java
3 57 (13.60%) PL/SQL
4 47 (11.22%) C#
5 42 (10.02%) Python
6 35 (8.35%) Shell Script
7 34 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 21 (5.01%) C++
8 21 (5.01%) PowerShell
9 20 (4.77%) VBA
10 17 (4.06%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.06%) Perl
11 16 (3.82%) R
11 16 (3.82%) VB
12 13 (3.10%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.39%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.67%) VBScript
15 6 (1.43%) Ruby
16 3 (0.72%) Korn
16 3 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (13.13%) Degree
2 12 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.72%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.72%) CISSP
6 2 (0.48%) CISA
6 2 (0.48%) CISM
6 2 (0.48%) ISEB
6 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.48%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) ACCA
7 1 (0.24%) CIMA
7 1 (0.24%) MCP
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) OCP
7 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.25%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.58%) SEPA
3 14 (3.34%) QA
4 12 (2.86%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.43%) MiFID
6 2 (0.48%) EMIR
6 2 (0.48%) IFRS
6 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.48%) SLA
7 1 (0.24%) Basel III
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.24%) FINREP
7 1 (0.24%) GDPR
7 1 (0.24%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) TARGET2
7 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (4.06%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.34%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.67%) Docker
5 3 (0.72%) NFS
6 2 (0.48%) Corosync
6 2 (0.48%) KVM
6 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.48%) vCloud
6 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.48%) vSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) Samba
7 1 (0.24%) SRDF
7 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (3.10%) MOM
2 12 (2.86%) Puppet
3 11 (2.63%) Control-M
4 10 (2.39%) Ansible
4 10 (2.39%) Tivoli
5 8 (1.91%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (0.95%) SCOM
8 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.48%) Dollar Universe
9 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.48%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (0.48%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.02%) IBM
3 32 (7.64%) Sybase
4 27 (6.44%) Teradata
5 24 (5.73%) SAP
6 20 (4.77%) Netezza
7 16 (3.82%) VMware
8 15 (3.58%) WorldPay
9 14 (3.34%) Informatica
9 14 (3.34%) Red Hat
10 13 (3.10%) MuleSoft
11 12 (2.86%) Tableau
12 9 (2.15%) Citrix
13 8 (1.91%) TIBCO
14 7 (1.67%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.67%) Bloomberg
14 7 (1.67%) HP
14 7 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.43%) Cognos
15 6 (1.43%) Siebel
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