Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -29
Contract jobs citing Oracle 223 282 319
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.35% 4.17% 4.49%
As % of the Vendors category 14.12% 10.63% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 216 258
Median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £330 £400 £342
90th Percentile £650 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.01% +9.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -

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 1,579 2,654 2,676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.87% 39.24% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,117 1,977 2,024
Median daily rate £475 £500 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.63% +7.22%
10th Percentile £238 £256 £278
90th Percentile £663 £660 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 65
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% -0.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.68 £31.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +3.90% -10.47% +30.03%

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 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 2020. 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
Moorgate +9 1 £500 +25.00%
Oracle
Central London

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 113 (50.67%) SQL
2 90 (40.36%) Finance
3 61 (27.35%) SQL Server
4 55 (24.66%) Java
5 47 (21.08%) C#
5 47 (21.08%) .NET
6 46 (20.63%) PL/SQL
7 42 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (15.25%) Oracle Database
9 33 (14.80%) Banking
10 30 (13.45%) Linux
10 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
11 29 (13.00%) Python
12 28 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (11.66%) Unix
13 26 (11.66%) Windows
14 24 (10.76%) ETL
14 24 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (10.31%) WinForms
16 21 (9.42%) Migration
16 21 (9.42%) ERP
16 21 (9.42%) OO
16 21 (9.42%) VB.NET
17 20 (8.97%) Shell Script
18 19 (8.52%) Microsoft Excel
18 19 (8.52%) Security Cleared
19 18 (8.07%) SC Cleared
19 18 (8.07%) Azure
19 18 (8.07%) AWS
20 17 (7.62%) Oracle Reports

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 (5.83%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.04%) Confluence
3 7 (3.14%) Apache
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.24%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (2.24%) IIS
5 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.35%) SAS
8 2 (0.90%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.90%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.90%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.45%) Drupal
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (8.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.59%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (3.59%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.35%) HFM
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.90%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.90%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.45%) FINCAD Analytics
8 1 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.07%) AWS
1 18 (8.07%) Azure
2 12 (5.38%) GitHub
3 8 (3.59%) Power Platform
4 7 (3.14%) GCP
5 3 (1.35%) Office 365
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.90%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.90%) SaaS
6 2 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.45%) Boomi
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Broadband
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) H.323
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) ISDN
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) MPLS
2 1 (0.45%) Network Security
2 1 (0.45%) Q.931
2 1 (0.45%) SCCP
2 1 (0.45%) Skype
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) VPN
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
2 1 (0.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.25%) Oracle Database
3 28 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.62%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (3.59%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.59%) Power BI
9 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.69%) Big Data
10 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.24%) Essbase
11 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (6.73%) JIRA
2 12 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.04%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.59%) Selenium
5 6 (2.69%) Subversion
6 5 (2.24%) Ant
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.79%) Maven
7 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.35%) JUnit
8 3 (1.35%) Postman
8 3 (1.35%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.90%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.90%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.90%) Toad
General
1 90 (40.36%) Finance
2 33 (14.80%) Banking
3 14 (6.28%) Front Office
4 9 (4.04%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.04%) Public Sector
5 7 (3.14%) Law
6 6 (2.69%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.79%) Marketing
7 4 (1.79%) Retail
8 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.90%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (43.50%) Developer
2 28 (12.56%) Analyst
3 21 (9.42%) Consultant
4 18 (8.07%) C# Developer
5 17 (7.62%) Java Developer
6 16 (7.17%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (5.38%) Applications Developer
7 12 (5.38%) Oracle Consultant
8 11 (4.93%) SQL Developer
9 10 (4.48%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.04%) DBA
10 9 (4.04%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.59%) Business Analyst
11 8 (3.59%) C# Developer - Commodities
12 7 (3.14%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.14%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.69%) Architect
13 6 (2.69%) Oracle DBA
13 6 (2.69%) Programmer
14 5 (2.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (21.08%) .NET
2 23 (10.31%) WinForms
3 16 (7.17%) HTML
4 15 (6.73%) WPF
5 13 (5.83%) XML
6 12 (5.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (5.38%) Spring
6 12 (5.38%) WCF
7 9 (4.04%) .NET Framework
7 9 (4.04%) HTML5
8 8 (3.59%) CSS
8 8 (3.59%) REST
8 8 (3.59%) SOAP
9 7 (3.14%) Spring Boot
10 6 (2.69%) J2EE
10 6 (2.69%) Middleware
10 6 (2.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (2.69%) Web Services
11 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.48%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.04%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.14%) Derivative
5 6 (2.69%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.69%) Equities
5 6 (2.69%) Replication
5 6 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.90%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.90%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.90%) Tandem
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.45%) Linux
2 26 (11.66%) Unix
2 26 (11.66%) Windows
3 7 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Solaris
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (10.76%) ETL
3 21 (9.42%) ERP
3 21 (9.42%) Migration
3 21 (9.42%) OO
4 16 (7.17%) Analytics
4 16 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (6.73%) Data Modelling
6 14 (6.28%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (5.83%) Microservices
7 13 (5.83%) Test Automation
8 12 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.93%) Multithreading
9 11 (4.93%) Project Management
9 11 (4.93%) SDLC
10 10 (4.48%) DevOps
10 10 (4.48%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (4.48%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 113 (50.67%) SQL
2 55 (24.66%) Java
3 47 (21.08%) C#
4 46 (20.63%) PL/SQL
5 29 (13.00%) Python
6 21 (9.42%) VB.NET
7 20 (8.97%) Shell Script
8 14 (6.28%) VBA
9 12 (5.38%) T-SQL
10 11 (4.93%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.48%) JavaScript
12 9 (4.04%) C
12 9 (4.04%) Perl
12 9 (4.04%) VB
13 8 (3.59%) C++
14 6 (2.69%) Java 8
15 4 (1.79%) Ruby
15 4 (1.79%) Scala
16 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (8.52%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.07%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.83%) Degree
4 8 (3.59%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.79%) MCITP
5 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) ISEB
6 3 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.90%) ACCA
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.45%) CCIE
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.45%) CIMA
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.28%) QA
2 7 (3.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) COREP
4 1 (0.45%) FINREP
4 1 (0.45%) GxP
4 1 (0.45%) MiFID
4 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (4.48%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) Docker
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.14%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.79%) Ansible
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.90%) Control-M
5 2 (0.90%) Kibana
5 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.90%) logstash
5 2 (0.90%) Puppet
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.45%) Grafana
6 1 (0.45%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.45%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 30 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.62%) SAP
3 11 (4.93%) Informatica
3 11 (4.93%) SunGard
4 10 (4.48%) Sybase
5 9 (4.04%) Murex
5 9 (4.04%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.59%) Hyperion
6 8 (3.59%) OpenLink
7 7 (3.14%) Google
8 5 (2.24%) HP
8 5 (2.24%) Teradata
9 4 (1.79%) Cognos
9 4 (1.79%) IBM
9 4 (1.79%) Netezza
9 4 (1.79%) Splunk
9 4 (1.79%) Tableau
10 3 (1.35%) BEA
10 3 (1.35%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.35%) Workday