Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 55 46
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle 228 300 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.61% 4.39% 4.77%
As % of the Vendors category 11.67% 11.55% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 209 273
City of London median daily rate £500 £550 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +20.00%
10th Percentile £363 £396 £363
90th Percentile £644 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £550 £538
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.33% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
City of London median hourly rate - £28.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 £31.91
% change year-on-year - +9.70% -

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 1,954 2,598 2,727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.50% 38.04% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,473 1,914 2,084
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -1.55% +7.22%
10th Percentile £246 £225 £276
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 59
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £12.15 £13.00 £11.16
90th Percentile £31.50 £27.25 £30.80
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -1.58% +1.47%

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020, 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.

1 103 (45.18%) SQL
2 91 (39.91%) Finance
3 55 (24.12%) Java
4 53 (23.25%) SQL Server
5 52 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (21.93%) PL/SQL
7 43 (18.86%) Banking
8 40 (17.54%) Oracle Database
9 33 (14.47%) Linux
9 33 (14.47%) ERP
10 31 (13.60%) Python
11 30 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 30 (13.16%) Security Cleared
12 29 (12.72%) SC Cleared
12 29 (12.72%) .NET
12 29 (12.72%) Migration
13 28 (12.28%) Unix
14 26 (11.40%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (11.40%) ETL
15 22 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (9.65%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (9.21%) Oracle Fusion
17 20 (8.77%) Azure
17 20 (8.77%) C#
18 19 (8.33%) Data Modelling
18 19 (8.33%) Shell Script
18 19 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 18 (7.89%) Windows
19 18 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
20 17 (7.46%) Sybase

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 (5.70%) WebLogic
2 9 (3.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (3.95%) Confluence
3 8 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.63%) Apache
5 5 (2.19%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.75%) IIS
6 4 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.88%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.88%) FileNet
8 2 (0.88%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.88%) SAS
8 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (6.58%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (6.14%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (5.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 12 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
4 12 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (4.82%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (4.39%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (3.51%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (3.07%) Oracle FAH
8 7 (3.07%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (3.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (1.75%) HFM
10 4 (1.75%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.88%) FLEXCUBE
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.77%) Azure
2 15 (6.58%) GitHub
3 14 (6.14%) AWS
4 10 (4.39%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.63%) GCP
6 4 (1.75%) Office 365
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.88%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.88%) PaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.44%) Apigee
8 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.44%) SaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Serverless
8 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.19%) Internet
2 2 (0.88%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (0.88%) LAN
2 2 (0.88%) Megaco
2 2 (0.88%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) Broadband
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) H.323
3 1 (0.44%) ISDN
3 1 (0.44%) MPLS
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
3 1 (0.44%) PBX
3 1 (0.44%) Q.931
3 1 (0.44%) SCCP
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) VoIP
3 1 (0.44%) WebEx
3 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.25%) SQL Server
2 40 (17.54%) Oracle Database
3 26 (11.40%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (9.65%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.39%) Power BI
7 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.07%) Big Data
10 7 (3.07%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.63%) DB2
11 6 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.14%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.70%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.26%) JIRA
4 9 (3.95%) Maven
5 8 (3.51%) Subversion
5 8 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.32%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.32%) JUnit
8 2 (0.88%) ERwin
8 2 (0.88%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.88%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.88%) Postman
8 2 (0.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.88%) Toad
8 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.44%) Moq
General
1 91 (39.91%) Finance
2 43 (18.86%) Banking
3 16 (7.02%) Front Office
4 12 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.82%) Public Sector
6 7 (3.07%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.19%) International Banking
7 5 (2.19%) Law
7 5 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.75%) Retail
9 3 (1.32%) Legal
10 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.88%) Marketing
11 1 (0.44%) Back Office
11 1 (0.44%) Billing
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (41.67%) Developer
2 33 (14.47%) Analyst
3 21 (9.21%) Consultant
3 21 (9.21%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.14%) Business Analyst
6 13 (5.70%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.26%) DBA
7 12 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
7 12 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 11 (4.82%) Python Developer
9 10 (4.39%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.51%) Architect
10 8 (3.51%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.07%) Applications Developer
11 7 (3.07%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.63%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 6 (2.63%) Support Engineer
13 5 (2.19%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.72%) .NET
2 21 (9.21%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (6.14%) XML
4 13 (5.70%) Spring
5 10 (4.39%) CSS
5 10 (4.39%) WinForms
6 8 (3.51%) HTML
6 8 (3.51%) J2EE
6 8 (3.51%) Spring Boot
7 7 (3.07%) AngularJS
7 7 (3.07%) JSON
7 7 (3.07%) Middleware
7 7 (3.07%) Web Services
7 7 (3.07%) WPF
8 6 (2.63%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.63%) HTML5
9 5 (2.19%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.19%) CSS3
9 5 (2.19%) WCF
10 4 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.70%) Equities
2 9 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.95%) Derivative
3 7 (3.07%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.75%) Replication
7 3 (1.32%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.32%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.32%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.88%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.88%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.47%) Linux
2 28 (12.28%) Unix
3 18 (7.89%) Windows
4 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.32%) Solaris
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.44%) VMS
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (14.47%) ERP
3 29 (12.72%) Migration
4 26 (11.40%) ETL
5 22 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 19 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (7.02%) Project Management
9 15 (6.58%) Microservices
9 15 (6.58%) OO
9 15 (6.58%) Scrum
10 14 (6.14%) Kimball Methodology
10 14 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (5.70%) Change Management
11 13 (5.70%) ITIL
12 11 (4.82%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.82%) DevOps
12 11 (4.82%) Workflow
13 10 (4.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 103 (45.18%) SQL
2 55 (24.12%) Java
3 50 (21.93%) PL/SQL
4 31 (13.60%) Python
5 20 (8.77%) C#
6 19 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 13 (5.70%) JavaScript
8 12 (5.26%) Perl
8 12 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.51%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.07%) C++
10 7 (3.07%) Java 8
10 7 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.63%) Scala
11 6 (2.63%) VB
11 6 (2.63%) VBA
12 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.19%) C
12 5 (2.19%) Ruby
13 3 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.07%) Degree
4 5 (2.19%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.19%) OCA
4 5 (2.19%) OCP
4 5 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.75%) MCITP
5 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.32%) ACCA
7 2 (0.88%) CIMA
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.88%) ISEB
7 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.44%) CCIE
8 1 (0.44%) CCNA
8 1 (0.44%) CCNP
8 1 (0.44%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.82%) QA
2 7 (3.07%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.32%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) COREP
4 2 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.88%) FINREP
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) GxP
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (6.58%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.07%) Docker
3 3 (1.32%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.88%) HDFS
4 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (3.95%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.75%) Ansible
4 2 (0.88%) Kibana
4 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.88%) logstash
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.88%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.44%) Control-M
5 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.44%) Grafana
5 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.46%) Sybase
3 14 (6.14%) SAP
4 11 (4.82%) Hyperion
5 10 (4.39%) Informatica
6 6 (2.63%) Google
6 6 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.63%) Teradata
7 5 (2.19%) CA
7 5 (2.19%) Cognos
7 5 (2.19%) IBM
7 5 (2.19%) SunGard
8 4 (1.75%) Splunk
8 4 (1.75%) Tableau
9 3 (1.32%) BEA
9 3 (1.32%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.32%) Cisco
9 3 (1.32%) Citrix
9 3 (1.32%) Netezza
9 3 (1.32%) webMethods