Period
to 20 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 56 30
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 234 301 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.64% 4.36% 6.09%
As % of the Vendors category 9.43% 11.38% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 232 282
City of London median daily rate £500 £521 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.08% -0.71% +10.53%
10th Percentile £388 £336 £351
90th Percentile £650 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £43.20 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.00% - -
Central London median hourly rate £39.10 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +73.78% - -

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 2,482 2,645 2,436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.58% 38.27% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,862 1,971 1,790
City of London median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £464
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.12% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 65 36
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.08% -18.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.90 £12.51
90th Percentile £48.67 £32.65 £27.65
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.08% -20.05%

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 June 2019.

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 20 June 2019. 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 -43 1 £550 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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.

1 107 (45.73%) Finance
2 105 (44.87%) SQL
3 64 (27.35%) Oracle Database
4 63 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 55 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (21.37%) Java
7 44 (18.80%) Linux
8 39 (16.67%) ETL
8 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 39 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 39 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (14.53%) Banking
11 30 (12.82%) Migration
11 30 (12.82%) PL/SQL
12 29 (12.39%) Python
12 29 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (11.97%) Windows
14 26 (11.11%) PowerShell
15 23 (9.83%) Oracle RAC
15 23 (9.83%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (9.83%) MySQL
15 23 (9.83%) Unix
15 23 (9.83%) Oracle Reports
15 23 (9.83%) ERP
15 23 (9.83%) Big Data
16 21 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (8.55%) Oracle Financials
17 20 (8.55%) JavaScript
17 20 (8.55%) Spring

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 13 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.27%) Apache
3 9 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.56%) JBoss
5 6 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.14%) Confluence
7 4 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.28%) GeoServer
8 3 (1.28%) SAS
9 2 (0.85%) Appian
9 2 (0.85%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.85%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.85%) IIS
9 2 (0.85%) nginx
9 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.43%) Mule
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.85%) Mingle
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
4 1 (0.43%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (8.55%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (4.27%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (3.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (3.42%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (2.99%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (2.56%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (1.28%) HFM
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle FAH
7 3 (1.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.85%) Actimize
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.56%) Power Platform
4 7 (2.99%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.14%) IaaS
5 5 (2.14%) PaaS
6 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.71%) GitHub
6 4 (1.71%) SaaS
6 4 (1.71%) Taleo
7 3 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.28%) Office 365
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.85%) Apigee
8 2 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.85%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.71%) NAS
1 4 (1.71%) SAN
2 3 (1.28%) Firewall
3 2 (0.85%) DNS
3 2 (0.85%) LAN
3 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.43%) DHCP
4 1 (0.43%) DMZ
4 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.35%) Oracle Database
2 63 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 38 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (9.83%) Big Data
4 23 (9.83%) MySQL
4 23 (9.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (9.83%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (8.12%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 17 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (6.41%) MongoDB
8 15 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (5.56%) Hadoop
9 13 (5.56%) Power BI
10 12 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (4.70%) NoSQL
12 10 (4.27%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (4.27%) RDBMS
13 9 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (3.42%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (6.84%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.85%) JIRA
3 9 (3.85%) Maven
4 7 (2.99%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.56%) Subversion
6 5 (2.14%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.28%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.28%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.28%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.28%) Gradle
8 3 (1.28%) JUnit
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.85%) FishEye
9 2 (0.85%) Hudson
9 2 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.85%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 107 (45.73%) Finance
2 34 (14.53%) Banking
3 11 (4.70%) Front Office
4 10 (4.27%) Retail
5 6 (2.56%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.14%) Advertising
7 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 3 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (27.78%) Developer
2 27 (11.54%) Analyst
2 27 (11.54%) DBA
3 22 (9.40%) Consultant
4 18 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 16 (6.84%) Architect
5 16 (6.84%) Oracle Consultant
6 14 (5.98%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (4.70%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.70%) SQL DBA
8 10 (4.27%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (3.42%) Data Engineer
10 8 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.99%) Business Analyst
11 7 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (2.56%) Applications Support
12 6 (2.56%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.55%) Spring
2 18 (7.69%) Middleware
3 17 (7.26%) Web Services
3 17 (7.26%) XML
4 14 (5.98%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (5.56%) HTML
6 11 (4.70%) JSON
6 11 (4.70%) Kafka
7 10 (4.27%) .NET
8 9 (3.85%) CSS
9 8 (3.42%) Spring Boot
10 7 (2.99%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.99%) Java EE
10 7 (2.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 7 (2.99%) REST
11 6 (2.56%) SOAP
12 4 (1.71%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.71%) Node.js
13 3 (1.28%) HTML5
13 3 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 11 (4.70%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.99%) Tandem
5 6 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.56%) Replication
6 5 (2.14%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.71%) Clustering
7 4 (1.71%) Equities
7 4 (1.71%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) Robotics
9 2 (0.85%) User Experience
9 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.80%) Linux
2 28 (11.97%) Windows
3 23 (9.83%) Unix
4 12 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.85%) Solaris
6 4 (1.71%) SUSE
7 3 (1.28%) AIX
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.43%) VMS
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 39 (16.67%) ETL
3 30 (12.82%) Migration
4 29 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (9.83%) ERP
6 19 (8.12%) Analytics
6 19 (8.12%) DevOps
6 19 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (7.26%) Microservices
8 16 (6.84%) Data Migration
8 16 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.56%) Validation
10 12 (5.13%) Procure-to-Pay
10 12 (5.13%) Scrum
10 12 (5.13%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.70%) Decision-Making
11 11 (4.70%) Software Testing
11 11 (4.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 105 (44.87%) SQL
2 50 (21.37%) Java
3 30 (12.82%) PL/SQL
4 29 (12.39%) Python
5 26 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 20 (8.55%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.12%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.70%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.70%) Perl
9 10 (4.27%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.85%) C#
11 4 (1.71%) Java 8
11 4 (1.71%) Scala
12 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.28%) VBA
13 2 (0.85%) Groovy
13 2 (0.85%) Korn
13 2 (0.85%) PHP
14 1 (0.43%) IronPython
14 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.27%) Degree
2 10 (4.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.42%) ACCA
4 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) OCP
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.85%) RHCE
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) OCA
5 1 (0.43%) RHCA
5 1 (0.43%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.70%) QA
2 6 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.14%) GDPR
4 2 (0.85%) PMO
4 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (9.83%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (6.41%) Docker
3 9 (3.85%) HDFS
4 6 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.71%) KVM
5 4 (1.71%) RHEV
5 4 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.28%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.43%) Varnish
7 1 (0.43%) vCloud
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.43%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (4.27%) Ansible
2 8 (3.42%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.42%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.28%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (1.28%) Puppet
5 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.85%) vMotion
6 1 (0.43%) Automic
6 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.43%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.43%) Grafana
6 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.43%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) Oozie
6 1 (0.43%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.56%) SAP
3 11 (4.70%) Sybase
4 9 (3.85%) Hyperion
5 8 (3.42%) Cognos
5 8 (3.42%) IBM
5 8 (3.42%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.42%) VMware
6 7 (2.99%) Informatica
7 6 (2.56%) Charles River
7 6 (2.56%) Google
7 6 (2.56%) Tableau
8 5 (2.14%) Cloudera
8 5 (2.14%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.14%) Talend
8 5 (2.14%) Teradata
9 3 (1.28%) HP
9 3 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.28%) Sun
9 3 (1.28%) TIBCO