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 25 June 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.

Oracle
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -21 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 170 286 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.19% 8.61% 9.17%
As % of the Vendors category 13.70% 21.31% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 212 405
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £636 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

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 1241 1342 2468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.89% 40.39% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 1034 1828
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 68
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 25 June 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 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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 202 (54.16%) Finance
2 186 (49.87%) SQL
3 138 (37.00%) Java
4 127 (34.05%) Banking
5 110 (29.49%) Linux
6 104 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (23.59%) Unix
8 87 (23.32%) SQL Server
9 70 (18.77%) PL/SQL
10 68 (18.23%) Investment Banking
11 66 (17.69%) Oracle Database
12 64 (17.16%) Windows
13 48 (12.87%) Python
14 44 (11.80%) Microsoft
14 44 (11.80%) JIRA
15 40 (10.72%) Spring
16 39 (10.46%) Data Management
17 38 (10.19%) Sybase
17 38 (10.19%) Relational Database
18 37 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (9.92%) C#
18 37 (9.92%) XML
18 37 (9.92%) Front Office
19 35 (9.38%) .NET
19 35 (9.38%) Data Modelling
20 34 (9.12%) Degree
20 34 (9.12%) Analytics
21 33 (8.85%) SDLC
21 33 (8.85%) JavaScript
22 32 (8.58%) Multithreading

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 22 (5.90%) IIS
2 21 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 19 (5.09%) Oracle Coherence
4 16 (4.29%) JBoss
5 15 (4.02%) Apache
6 14 (3.75%) Confluence
6 14 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (3.75%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.75%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.95%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.41%) Mule
9 7 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.61%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.80%) GemFire
14 2 (0.54%) CICS
14 2 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.88%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.07%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (1.07%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.07%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.80%) HFM
5 3 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.54%) Actimize
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.61%) GitHub
4 5 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.34%) SaaS
5 4 (1.07%) IaaS
6 3 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.80%) PaaS
7 2 (0.54%) Bluemix
7 2 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.54%) Trello
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.29%) Firewall
2 12 (3.22%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.14%) HTTP
3 8 (2.14%) LDAP
4 4 (1.07%) DNS
4 4 (1.07%) Internet
4 4 (1.07%) SAN
4 4 (1.07%) SNMP
5 3 (0.80%) LAN
6 2 (0.54%) MPLS
6 2 (0.54%) VPLS
7 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.27%) FTP
7 1 (0.27%) Intranet
7 1 (0.27%) IPsec
7 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.27%) NAS
7 1 (0.27%) Network Security
7 1 (0.27%) SSL
7 1 (0.27%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (23.32%) SQL Server
2 66 (17.69%) Oracle Database
3 38 (10.19%) Relational Database
4 31 (8.31%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (5.90%) RDBMS
6 21 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (5.36%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.83%) DB2
9 16 (4.29%) Big Data
10 14 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (3.49%) Hadoop
11 13 (3.49%) KDB
11 13 (3.49%) Kdb+
11 13 (3.49%) MySQL
11 13 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (2.95%) QlikView
12 11 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (11.80%) JIRA
2 26 (6.97%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.63%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.56%) TeamCity
5 15 (4.02%) JUnit
5 15 (4.02%) Maven
5 15 (4.02%) Subversion
6 11 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.68%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (2.41%) Toad
9 8 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.14%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.14%) Mockito
9 8 (2.14%) Selenium
10 6 (1.61%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.61%) EasyMock
10 6 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.07%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.07%) NUnit
11 4 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 202 (54.16%) Finance
2 127 (34.05%) Banking
3 68 (18.23%) Investment Banking
4 37 (9.92%) Front Office
5 29 (7.77%) Financial Institution
6 21 (5.63%) Retail
7 9 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.88%) Back Office
8 7 (1.88%) Games
8 7 (1.88%) Legal
9 5 (1.34%) International Banking
10 4 (1.07%) Advertising
10 4 (1.07%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.80%) Law
11 3 (0.80%) Marketing
12 2 (0.54%) Billing
12 2 (0.54%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.27%) French Language
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 142 (38.07%) Developer
2 83 (22.25%) Java Developer
3 55 (14.75%) Analyst
4 45 (12.06%) Architect
5 41 (10.99%) Senior Developer
6 33 (8.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (8.31%) Oracle Developer
8 18 (4.83%) Consultant
8 18 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (4.83%) SQL Developer
9 17 (4.56%) Data Analyst
10 16 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (4.02%) Applications Support
12 14 (3.75%) Business Analyst
13 13 (3.49%) PL/SQL Developer
14 12 (3.22%) Games Developer
15 11 (2.95%) Electronic Trading Developer
15 11 (2.95%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
15 11 (2.95%) Support Analyst
15 11 (2.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.72%) Spring
2 37 (9.92%) XML
3 35 (9.38%) .NET
4 28 (7.51%) Hibernate
5 25 (6.70%) HTML
6 23 (6.17%) SOAP
7 21 (5.63%) J2EE
8 18 (4.83%) CSS
8 18 (4.83%) Middleware
9 17 (4.56%) AngularJS
9 17 (4.56%) REST
10 15 (4.02%) Web Services
11 14 (3.75%) JSON
12 13 (3.49%) JMS
12 13 (3.49%) JSP
13 12 (3.22%) jQuery
13 12 (3.22%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (2.41%) Apache Camel
14 9 (2.41%) JPA
15 8 (2.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.31%) Equities
3 22 (5.90%) Derivative
3 22 (5.90%) Fintech
4 20 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (5.09%) Data Structures
6 16 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.02%) Computer Science
8 14 (3.75%) Fixed Income
8 14 (3.75%) Hedge funds
9 13 (3.49%) TWAP
9 13 (3.49%) VWAP
10 10 (2.68%) Credit Risk
11 8 (2.14%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.88%) Clustering
12 7 (1.88%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.61%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.61%) Grid Computing
13 6 (1.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 110 (29.49%) Linux
2 88 (23.59%) Unix
3 64 (17.16%) Windows
4 15 (4.02%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.95%) Solaris
6 10 (2.68%) AIX
7 9 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.54%) CentOS
10 1 (0.27%) HPUX
10 1 (0.27%) SUSE
10 1 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (10.46%) Data Management
3 35 (9.38%) Data Modelling
4 34 (9.12%) Analytics
5 33 (8.85%) SDLC
6 32 (8.58%) Multithreading
7 31 (8.31%) DevOps
8 30 (8.04%) Low Latency
8 30 (8.04%) Scrum
9 23 (6.17%) Data Analysis
10 22 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (5.63%) ETL
11 21 (5.63%) Migration
12 20 (5.36%) OO
12 20 (5.36%) TDD
13 19 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (4.83%) Change Management
15 17 (4.56%) Electronic Trading
15 17 (4.56%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 186 (49.87%) SQL
2 138 (37.00%) Java
3 70 (18.77%) PL/SQL
4 48 (12.87%) Python
5 37 (9.92%) C#
6 33 (8.85%) JavaScript
7 28 (7.51%) Shell Script
8 21 (5.63%) Perl
9 19 (5.09%) C++
10 18 (4.83%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.29%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.68%) VB
13 9 (2.41%) R
13 9 (2.41%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.41%) VBA
14 5 (1.34%) Scala
14 5 (1.34%) VBScript
15 4 (1.07%) C
16 3 (0.80%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (9.12%) Degree
2 12 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.80%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.80%) MCP
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.80%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.54%) OCP
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CCNA
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) MBA
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.02%) Data Quality
1 15 (4.02%) MiFID
2 14 (3.75%) QA
3 9 (2.41%) EMIR
3 9 (2.41%) SEPA
4 7 (1.88%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.61%) PMO
6 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.54%) FINREP
7 2 (0.54%) GDPR
7 2 (0.54%) IFRS
7 2 (0.54%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) Basel III
8 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.27%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.88%) Docker
4 4 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.54%) Corosync
5 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.54%) vCloud
5 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) GridGain
6 1 (0.27%) NFS
6 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.95%) Puppet
2 8 (2.14%) Control-M
3 7 (1.88%) Ansible
4 5 (1.34%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.07%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (1.07%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.80%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (0.80%) Nagios
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.54%) MOM
7 2 (0.54%) Pacemaker
7 2 (0.54%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.54%) Terraform
8 1 (0.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 44 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.19%) Sybase
3 29 (7.77%) IBM
4 23 (6.17%) SAP
5 12 (3.22%) Netezza
6 11 (2.95%) Tableau
6 11 (2.95%) VMware
7 10 (2.68%) Informatica
8 9 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.41%) Teradata
8 9 (2.41%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.14%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.88%) Bloomberg
10 7 (1.88%) Citrix
10 7 (1.88%) HP
10 7 (1.88%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.88%) WorldPay
11 6 (1.61%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.61%) CyberArk
11 6 (1.61%) Murex
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