Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 357 488 808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.04% 7.40% 8.84%
As % of the Vendors category 13.21% 17.33% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 342 574
City of London median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £411 £294 £313
90th Percentile £675 £661 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 - £25.85
Central London median hourly rate £31.91 - £25.85

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 2703 2816 3849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.70% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2112 2884
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £251
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.49%

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 November 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

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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 - 5 £550 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 172 (48.18%) SQL
2 166 (46.50%) Finance
3 162 (45.38%) Java
4 127 (35.57%) Banking
5 104 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (19.89%) Relational Database
7 70 (19.61%) SQL Server
8 62 (17.37%) Linux
9 59 (16.53%) RDBMS
10 58 (16.25%) Oracle Database
11 57 (15.97%) Unix
12 53 (14.85%) Front Office
13 51 (14.29%) Python
14 47 (13.17%) Investment Banking
15 45 (12.61%) Sybase
16 43 (12.04%) PL/SQL
16 43 (12.04%) Big Data
17 41 (11.48%) DevOps
18 39 (10.92%) Hadoop
18 39 (10.92%) .NET
18 39 (10.92%) Degree
19 36 (10.08%) C#
20 35 (9.80%) Equities
20 35 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
20 35 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
20 35 (9.80%) REST
20 35 (9.80%) Computer Science
21 34 (9.52%) HDFS
21 34 (9.52%) Apache Spark
21 34 (9.52%) Kafka

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 34 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.48%) Apache
3 13 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.36%) Oracle Coherence
5 10 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (2.24%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.96%) Confluence
7 7 (1.96%) JBoss
7 7 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.40%) IIS
8 5 (1.40%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.84%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.56%) AquaLogic
10 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.56%) SAS
10 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 8 (2.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.68%) Actimize
5 6 (1.68%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.68%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (1.40%) Temenos T24
7 4 (1.12%) ION MarketView
7 4 (1.12%) Markit EDM
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (0.84%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.48%) GitHub
3 15 (4.20%) Bluemix
3 15 (4.20%) IBM Cloud
4 13 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.84%) Taleo
7 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.56%) SaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.28%) Office 365
8 1 (0.28%) Route 53
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.68%) SSL
3 5 (1.40%) Internet
4 4 (1.12%) Firewall
5 3 (0.84%) HTTP
5 3 (0.84%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) DHCP
6 2 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.56%) LDAP
6 2 (0.56%) Network Security
6 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) SMS
6 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.28%) DMZ
7 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) MVNO
7 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (19.89%) Relational Database
2 70 (19.61%) SQL Server
3 59 (16.53%) RDBMS
4 58 (16.25%) Oracle Database
5 43 (12.04%) Big Data
6 39 (10.92%) Hadoop
7 35 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (8.12%) Apache Hive
10 22 (6.16%) MySQL
11 19 (5.32%) Sqoop
12 16 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (4.48%) Oracle ODI
12 16 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (4.20%) NoSQL
14 14 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (3.64%) HBase
16 11 (3.08%) MongoDB
17 9 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
17 9 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (7.56%) Jenkins
2 26 (7.28%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.60%) Maven
4 19 (5.32%) JIRA
5 16 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.36%) Subversion
7 9 (2.52%) NUnit
8 6 (1.68%) ERwin
8 6 (1.68%) JUnit
8 6 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.40%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.40%) MSTest
9 5 (1.40%) Selenium
9 5 (1.40%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.12%) Toad
10 4 (1.12%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 166 (46.50%) Finance
2 127 (35.57%) Banking
3 53 (14.85%) Front Office
4 47 (13.17%) Investment Banking
5 32 (8.96%) Telecoms
6 20 (5.60%) Games
7 15 (4.20%) Financial Institution
8 11 (3.08%) Retail Banking
9 10 (2.80%) Back Office
10 9 (2.52%) General Ledger
10 9 (2.52%) Retail
11 6 (1.68%) Legal
12 4 (1.12%) Prime Brokerage
13 3 (0.84%) International Banking
13 3 (0.84%) Marketing
14 2 (0.56%) Electronics
14 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (41.46%) Developer
2 67 (18.77%) Java Developer
3 54 (15.13%) Analyst
4 32 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 22 (6.16%) C# Developer
6 20 (5.60%) Games Developer
6 20 (5.60%) Java Games Developer
6 20 (5.60%) Oracle Developer
6 20 (5.60%) Telecoms Developer
6 20 (5.60%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 18 (5.04%) Architect
8 16 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 15 (4.20%) Consultant
9 15 (4.20%) Support Analyst
10 14 (3.92%) Administrator
11 13 (3.64%) .NET Developer
11 13 (3.64%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (3.36%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (10.92%) .NET
2 35 (9.80%) REST
3 34 (9.52%) Kafka
4 29 (8.12%) Spring
4 29 (8.12%) XML
5 28 (7.84%) HTML
6 26 (7.28%) PySpark
7 23 (6.44%) Web Services
8 19 (5.32%) Hibernate
8 19 (5.32%) SOAP
9 18 (5.04%) AngularJS
10 17 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
10 17 (4.76%) Middleware
10 17 (4.76%) RESTful
11 16 (4.48%) J2EE
11 16 (4.48%) jQuery
12 15 (4.20%) HTML5
13 13 (3.64%) JMS
13 13 (3.64%) JSP
14 12 (3.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.80%) Computer Science
1 35 (9.80%) Equities
2 27 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (5.04%) Fixed Income
5 13 (3.64%) Derivative
6 11 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.80%) Clustering
7 10 (2.80%) SWIFT
8 9 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.24%) Credit Risk
9 8 (2.24%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.40%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.84%) TWAP
12 3 (0.84%) User Experience
12 3 (0.84%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.37%) Linux
2 57 (15.97%) Unix
3 27 (7.56%) Windows
4 11 (3.08%) Solaris
5 9 (2.52%) AIX
6 8 (2.24%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.12%) Android
9 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.28%) HPUX
12 1 (0.28%) SUSE
12 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (11.48%) DevOps
3 33 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (8.96%) Mathematics
5 31 (8.68%) Open Source
6 30 (8.40%) Test Automation
7 28 (7.84%) TDD
8 27 (7.56%) MapReduce
9 26 (7.28%) Migration
10 25 (7.00%) Data Engineering
11 24 (6.72%) SDLC
12 22 (6.16%) Data Modelling
12 22 (6.16%) ETL
12 22 (6.16%) Scrum
13 20 (5.60%) Project Management
14 19 (5.32%) Asset Management
14 19 (5.32%) OO
15 18 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (4.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 172 (48.18%) SQL
2 162 (45.38%) Java
3 51 (14.29%) Python
4 43 (12.04%) PL/SQL
5 36 (10.08%) C#
6 32 (8.96%) JavaScript
6 32 (8.96%) Shell Script
7 18 (5.04%) VBA
8 14 (3.92%) C++
9 11 (3.08%) Perl
10 10 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.80%) Scala
11 8 (2.24%) VB
11 8 (2.24%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.40%) C
12 5 (1.40%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.12%) XPath
14 3 (0.84%) PHP
14 3 (0.84%) R
14 3 (0.84%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (10.92%) Degree
2 21 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.52%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.40%) ISEB
5 5 (1.40%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.84%) CISA
7 3 (0.84%) CISSP
7 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CCNA
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.56%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.56%) MCP
8 2 (0.56%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
9 1 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.76%) QA
2 8 (2.24%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.24%) MiFID
2 8 (2.24%) SEPA
3 6 (1.68%) PMO
4 2 (0.56%) GDPR
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) FINREP
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (9.52%) HDFS
2 29 (8.12%) Apache Flume
3 15 (4.20%) Docker
4 9 (2.52%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.28%) GridGain
8 1 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.28%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (7.28%) Oozie
2 25 (7.00%) Ambari
3 16 (4.48%) Hadoop YARN
4 15 (4.20%) Kubernetes
5 13 (3.64%) Ansible
6 11 (3.08%) Puppet
7 6 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.40%) Control-M
9 3 (0.84%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.84%) Mesos
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.56%) Netcool
10 2 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.56%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.56%) WSUS
11 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 45 (12.61%) Sybase
2 29 (8.12%) IBM
3 23 (6.44%) Tableau
4 19 (5.32%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.20%) Informatica
5 15 (4.20%) SAP
6 9 (2.52%) HP
7 8 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.96%) Murex
8 7 (1.96%) VMware
9 6 (1.68%) Cognos
9 6 (1.68%) Hyperion
9 6 (1.68%) ION Trading
9 6 (1.68%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.68%) Workday
10 5 (1.40%) Citrix
10 5 (1.40%) Currenex
10 5 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.12%) Cisco
11 4 (1.12%) Temenos