Period
to 16 October 2021

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 16 October 2021 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
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 39 62
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 191 95 233
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.99% 5.36% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 14.90% 14.66% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 68 178
10th Percentile £350 £401 £390
25th Percentile £463 £454 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £700 £588 £588
90th Percentile £750 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.20
Central London median hourly rate £14.47 - £43.20

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 1,282 648 2,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.52% 36.57% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 472 1,796
10th Percentile £325 £300 £263
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +1.01%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £578
90th Percentile £725 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £530 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 51
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.16 £13.88 £12.76
Median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -20.83% -12.20% +9.63%
75th Percentile £23.00 £21.00 £23.21
90th Percentile £25.98 £22.20 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £17.97 £20.67
% change year-on-year -20.68% -13.07% +10.51%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in the City of London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the City of London.

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 16 October 2021. 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 - 3 £575 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, 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 82 (42.93%) Finance
2 81 (42.41%) SQL
3 71 (37.17%) SQL Server
4 70 (36.65%) Java
5 55 (28.80%) Oracle Database
6 50 (26.18%) Python
7 47 (24.61%) Banking
8 41 (21.47%) AWS
9 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (17.80%) Social Skills
11 32 (16.75%) JavaScript
12 31 (16.23%) DevOps
13 30 (15.71%) .NET
14 28 (14.66%) C#
14 28 (14.66%) Spring
15 27 (14.14%) Linux
16 26 (13.61%) Azure
17 25 (13.09%) NoSQL
17 25 (13.09%) Kafka
18 24 (12.57%) PL/SQL
18 24 (12.57%) React
19 23 (12.04%) Microservices
20 22 (11.52%) Windows
21 21 (10.99%) Microsoft Excel
21 21 (10.99%) Software Engineering
21 21 (10.99%) Docker
21 21 (10.99%) MongoDB
22 20 (10.47%) .NET Framework
22 20 (10.47%) QA
22 20 (10.47%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.66%) Confluence
4 6 (3.14%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.62%) IIS
5 5 (2.62%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.09%) nginx
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.05%) Apache
8 2 (1.05%) JBoss
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.52%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.52%) Appian
9 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (10.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle FAH
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.05%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.52%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.52%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 41 (21.47%) AWS
2 26 (13.61%) Azure
3 13 (6.81%) GitHub
4 12 (6.28%) GCP
5 5 (2.62%) PaaS
5 5 (2.62%) SaaS
6 4 (2.09%) IaaS
7 2 (1.05%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.05%) Apigee
7 2 (1.05%) AWS Direct Connect
7 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.05%) Datadog
7 2 (1.05%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Storage
8 1 (0.52%) Google Data Studio
8 1 (0.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) BGP
2 4 (2.09%) DNS
2 4 (2.09%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (37.17%) SQL Server
2 55 (28.80%) Oracle Database
3 25 (13.09%) NoSQL
4 21 (10.99%) MongoDB
5 16 (8.38%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.81%) RDBMS
7 12 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (5.76%) Big Data
8 11 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.71%) MySQL
10 8 (4.19%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (3.66%) Couchbase
11 7 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (3.14%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (3.14%) Tableau
13 4 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.09%) Redis
14 3 (1.57%) BigQuery
14 3 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (8.38%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.33%) JIRA
4 8 (4.19%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.66%) Maven
6 6 (3.14%) Subversion
6 6 (3.14%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.09%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.09%) JSUnit
7 4 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.57%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (1.57%) Postman
9 2 (1.05%) Ant
9 2 (1.05%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.05%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.05%) Selenium
9 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 82 (42.93%) Finance
2 47 (24.61%) Banking
3 34 (17.80%) Social Skills
4 16 (8.38%) Investment Banking
5 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.09%) Back Office
6 4 (2.09%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (2.09%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.57%) Front Office
7 3 (1.57%) International Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Legal
8 2 (1.05%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.05%) Retail
8 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.52%) Military
9 1 (0.52%) Police
9 1 (0.52%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.52%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (52.88%) Developer
2 36 (18.85%) Java Developer
3 21 (10.99%) Python Developer
4 19 (9.95%) Architect
5 16 (8.38%) C# Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Analyst
7 13 (6.81%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.28%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (5.24%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (4.71%) DBA
10 9 (4.71%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (4.19%) Data Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Java Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.66%) Analytics Developer
12 7 (3.66%) Consultant
12 7 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.66%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.14%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.71%) .NET
2 28 (14.66%) Spring
3 25 (13.09%) Kafka
4 24 (12.57%) React
5 20 (10.47%) .NET Framework
5 20 (10.47%) AngularJS
6 19 (9.95%) HTML
7 18 (9.42%) Web Services
8 17 (8.90%) CSS
8 17 (8.90%) RESTful
8 17 (8.90%) Spring Boot
9 16 (8.38%) jQuery
9 16 (8.38%) REST
10 13 (6.81%) Node.js
11 9 (4.71%) HTML5
11 9 (4.71%) WPF
12 8 (4.19%) NumPy
12 8 (4.19%) Pandas
12 8 (4.19%) PyTorch
13 7 (3.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) Derivative
1 14 (7.33%) Equities
2 11 (5.76%) Hedge funds
3 10 (5.24%) Fixed Income
3 10 (5.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.19%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.19%) Legacy Systems
5 6 (3.14%) Exotic Derivative
6 5 (2.62%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.62%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.62%) Replication
7 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.57%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (1.05%) Clustering
8 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.14%) Linux
2 22 (11.52%) Windows
3 17 (8.90%) Unix
4 6 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.05%) Solaris
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.52%) VMS
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.23%) DevOps
3 23 (12.04%) Microservices
4 21 (10.99%) Software Engineering
5 20 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (10.47%) TDD
6 19 (9.95%) Data Analysis
7 18 (9.42%) Migration
7 18 (9.42%) Scrum
8 17 (8.90%) Analytics
8 17 (8.90%) Mathematics
9 15 (7.85%) SDLC
10 14 (7.33%) BDD
10 14 (7.33%) Full Stack Development
10 14 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (6.28%) Multithreading
12 12 (6.28%) OO
12 12 (6.28%) Unit Testing
12 12 (6.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (42.41%) SQL
2 70 (36.65%) Java
3 50 (26.18%) Python
4 32 (16.75%) JavaScript
5 28 (14.66%) C#
6 24 (12.57%) PL/SQL
7 19 (9.95%) VBA
8 18 (9.42%) VB.NET
9 17 (8.90%) VB
10 14 (7.33%) C
10 14 (7.33%) C++
11 10 (5.24%) Shell Script
12 9 (4.71%) T-SQL
13 8 (4.19%) TypeScript
14 6 (3.14%) Scala
15 5 (2.62%) Java 8
15 5 (2.62%) Perl
15 5 (2.62%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.57%) ES6
16 3 (1.57%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 11 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.19%) Degree
2 8 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.57%) ACCA
4 3 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.57%) OCP
4 3 (1.57%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.57%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.05%) CIMA
5 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISEB
6 1 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.47%) QA
2 4 (2.09%) Accessibility
2 4 (2.09%) IFRS
3 3 (1.57%) GAAP
3 3 (1.57%) GDPR
4 2 (1.05%) WCAG
5 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (10.99%) Docker
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.62%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.57%) NFS
5 3 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.05%) Veritas File System
6 2 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.52%) RACF
7 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.38%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.71%) Ansible
3 6 (3.14%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.09%) Control-M
4 4 (2.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.09%) Puppet
5 3 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.57%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.57%) Netcool
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.57%) QRadar
5 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.05%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (8.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.71%) Sybase
3 8 (4.19%) SAP
4 7 (3.66%) IBM
5 6 (3.14%) EMC
5 6 (3.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.14%) Splunk
5 6 (3.14%) VMware
6 4 (2.09%) CyberArk
6 4 (2.09%) Murex
7 3 (1.57%) BMC
7 3 (1.57%) Google
7 3 (1.57%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.57%) Qualys
7 3 (1.57%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.57%) Sun
8 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.05%) Confluent
8 2 (1.05%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.05%) Samsung