Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 25 19
Rank change year-on-year -29 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 316 413 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.50% 6.69% 8.20%
As % of the Vendors category 11.79% 16.32% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 301 410
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £339 £321 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £43.75 - £29.50
10th Percentile £25.38 - £16.93
90th Percentile £63.13 - £43.88
Central London median hourly rate £43.75 - £29.50

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 2,680 2,531 2,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.18% 41.03% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,019 1,858 1,992
City of London median daily rate £480 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £280 £287 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 34 36
City of London median hourly rate £19.13 £16.58 £22.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -24.86% +23.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.58 £12.63
90th Percentile £31.00 £35.25 £36.79
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £21.34
% change year-on-year +25.00% -25.02% +19.84%

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 - 15 £550 -
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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.

1 167 (52.85%) Finance
2 143 (45.25%) SQL
3 142 (44.94%) Java
4 96 (30.38%) Banking
5 91 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (23.73%) SQL Server
7 57 (18.04%) Oracle Database
8 52 (16.46%) Linux
9 49 (15.51%) Unix
10 46 (14.56%) Investment Banking
11 42 (13.29%) C#
12 41 (12.97%) PL/SQL
12 41 (12.97%) TDD
13 40 (12.66%) .NET
14 36 (11.39%) Relational Database
15 34 (10.76%) MySQL
15 34 (10.76%) Migration
16 32 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
17 31 (9.81%) XML
17 31 (9.81%) ETL
17 31 (9.81%) Spring
17 31 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (9.49%) Python
18 30 (9.49%) Front Office
18 30 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
19 28 (8.86%) Degree
19 28 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (8.86%) Windows
20 27 (8.54%) 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 24 (7.59%) WebSphere
2 22 (6.96%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.01%) WebLogic
4 18 (5.70%) MQSeries
4 18 (5.70%) OpenStack
5 16 (5.06%) Apache Spark
6 15 (4.75%) Oracle Coherence
7 11 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (3.16%) Apache
9 7 (2.22%) Confluence
9 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.27%) SAS
11 3 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.63%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.63%) CMS
12 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.32%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 26 (8.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.32%) Stata
4 1 (0.32%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (5.38%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (3.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (2.22%) Actimize
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (1.58%) Kondor
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.95%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.95%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.63%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.63%) Magento
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.63%) Heroku
4 2 (0.63%) IaaS
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.32%) Boomi
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.58%) HTTP
2 4 (1.27%) Firewall
3 3 (0.95%) AMQP
3 3 (0.95%) Internet
3 3 (0.95%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.95%) NAS
3 3 (0.95%) SAN
3 3 (0.95%) SMS
3 3 (0.95%) SNMP
4 2 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.63%) LAN
4 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.32%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) Multicast
5 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.32%) SSH
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 57 (18.04%) Oracle Database
3 36 (11.39%) Relational Database
4 34 (10.76%) MySQL
5 28 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (7.59%) Big Data
7 24 (7.59%) NoSQL
8 23 (7.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (6.96%) RDBMS
10 18 (5.70%) Hadoop
11 16 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (4.43%) MongoDB
12 14 (4.43%) QlikView
13 13 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (3.48%) HBase
15 10 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (2.85%) DB2
17 8 (2.53%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (8.23%) Maven
2 24 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.06%) NUnit
3 16 (5.06%) TeamCity
4 15 (4.75%) MSTest
5 13 (4.11%) JIRA
6 11 (3.48%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.22%) Gradle
8 6 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.90%) Selenium
8 6 (1.90%) Subversion
9 5 (1.58%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.27%) JUnit
10 4 (1.27%) Mockito
11 3 (0.95%) JIRA Agile
11 3 (0.95%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.95%) Toad
12 2 (0.63%) SonarQube
General
1 167 (52.85%) Finance
2 96 (30.38%) Banking
3 46 (14.56%) Investment Banking
4 30 (9.49%) Front Office
5 15 (4.75%) Retail Banking
6 14 (4.43%) Retail
7 11 (3.48%) Back Office
8 10 (3.16%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.85%) Games
10 8 (2.53%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.58%) General Ledger
11 5 (1.58%) Marketing
12 4 (1.27%) German Language
13 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.63%) Electronics
14 2 (0.63%) International Banking
14 2 (0.63%) Legal
14 2 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (44.62%) Developer
2 61 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 53 (16.77%) Analyst
4 29 (9.18%) C# Developer
5 24 (7.59%) Oracle Developer
6 21 (6.65%) .NET Developer
6 21 (6.65%) Senior Developer
7 19 (6.01%) Architect
7 19 (6.01%) Business Analyst
7 19 (6.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (5.38%) AWS Developer
8 17 (5.38%) SQL Developer
9 16 (5.06%) Consultant
9 16 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.43%) DBA
11 13 (4.11%) WinForms Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Oracle Analyst
13 10 (3.16%) Data Engineer
13 10 (3.16%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (3.16%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.66%) .NET
2 31 (9.81%) Spring
2 31 (9.81%) XML
3 24 (7.59%) REST
4 22 (6.96%) Web Services
5 21 (6.65%) J2EE
6 19 (6.01%) .NET Framework
6 19 (6.01%) JSP
7 18 (5.70%) HTML
8 16 (5.06%) JMS
8 16 (5.06%) WinForms
9 14 (4.43%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.80%) Hibernate
10 12 (3.80%) Kafka
11 11 (3.48%) CSS
12 10 (3.16%) Java EE
12 10 (3.16%) JSON
12 10 (3.16%) Middleware
12 10 (3.16%) SOAP
12 10 (3.16%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (5.38%) SWIFT
4 13 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.80%) Equities
6 9 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.22%) Derivative
7 7 (2.22%) Fedwire
8 6 (1.90%) iPad
9 5 (1.58%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.58%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.58%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (1.27%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.27%) Replication
10 4 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.46%) Linux
2 49 (15.51%) Unix
3 28 (8.86%) Windows
4 16 (5.06%) Solaris
5 14 (4.43%) AIX
6 10 (3.16%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.32%) OS/2
9 1 (0.32%) VMS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (12.97%) TDD
3 34 (10.76%) Migration
4 31 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (9.81%) ETL
5 28 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (8.54%) SDLC
7 26 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.91%) OO
8 25 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (7.28%) Test Automation
10 21 (6.65%) Mathematics
11 20 (6.33%) Scrum
12 19 (6.01%) MVC
13 17 (5.38%) Analytics
14 16 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (4.75%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.75%) DevOps
15 15 (4.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 15 (4.75%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 143 (45.25%) SQL
2 142 (44.94%) Java
3 42 (13.29%) C#
4 41 (12.97%) PL/SQL
5 30 (9.49%) Python
6 23 (7.28%) Java 8
6 23 (7.28%) JavaScript
7 21 (6.65%) Bash Shell
8 19 (6.01%) VBA
9 17 (5.38%) Perl
9 17 (5.38%) VB.NET
10 16 (5.06%) VB
11 14 (4.43%) Shell Script
12 13 (4.11%) Scala
13 12 (3.80%) C++
14 11 (3.48%) Groovy
14 11 (3.48%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.85%) Ruby
16 7 (2.22%) C
16 7 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (8.86%) Degree
2 17 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.85%) Master's Degree
3 9 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) APMP
7 3 (0.95%) HP ASE
7 3 (0.95%) ISEB
7 3 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.63%) ACCA
8 2 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.32%) CCA
9 1 (0.32%) CIMA
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.32%) NCSA
9 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.32%) VCP5
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.75%) SEPA
2 11 (3.48%) QA
3 7 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.27%) GDPR
4 4 (1.27%) PMO
5 3 (0.95%) COREP
5 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.95%) SLA
6 2 (0.63%) FINREP
6 2 (0.63%) IFRS
6 2 (0.63%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.32%) EMIR
7 1 (0.32%) HL7
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.32%) TARGET2
System Software
1 8 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.90%) Docker
3 5 (1.58%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.58%) HDFS
3 5 (1.58%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.63%) NFS
4 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) KVM
5 1 (0.32%) SRDF
5 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.32%) Xen
5 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (6.01%) Puppet
2 18 (5.70%) Ansible
3 5 (1.58%) Oozie
4 4 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.27%) Terraform
5 3 (0.95%) Ambari
5 3 (0.95%) OpenView
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.95%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 3 (0.95%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.63%) Control-M
6 2 (0.63%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.63%) Mesos
6 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.63%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 27 (8.54%) Sybase
2 18 (5.70%) Informatica
3 16 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.11%) SAP
5 12 (3.80%) Tableau
5 12 (3.80%) TIBCO
6 10 (3.16%) IBM
7 7 (2.22%) Cognos
7 7 (2.22%) VMware
8 6 (1.90%) Hitachi
8 6 (1.90%) HP
8 6 (1.90%) Reuters
8 6 (1.90%) Talend
9 5 (1.58%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.58%) Murex
9 5 (1.58%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (1.58%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.58%) Workday
10 4 (1.27%) CyberArk
10 4 (1.27%) ION Trading