The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 3 months to 25 April 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 25 8
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 11.25% 5.11% 13.89%
As % of the Vendors category 24.32% 19.18% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 15
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £332 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £710 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +14.28%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 74 73 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 46.25% 26.64% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 80
Median daily rate £450 £393 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.64% -12.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +76.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.31% +8.57%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Croydon

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Croydon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Croydon

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Croydon over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Croydon

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Croydon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 21 (46.67%) Oracle Database
4 19 (42.22%) DevOps
5 17 (37.78%) Jenkins
6 16 (35.56%) Puppet
6 16 (35.56%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
9 13 (28.89%) VMware
9 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (28.89%) Docker
10 12 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.67%) VPN
10 12 (26.67%) Linux
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) Unix
11 11 (24.44%) DNS
11 11 (24.44%) Firewall
11 11 (24.44%) Atlassian
11 11 (24.44%) JIRA
11 11 (24.44%) ZABBIX
11 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (22.22%) Hadoop
12 10 (22.22%) Ansible
12 10 (22.22%) Maven
12 10 (22.22%) Migration
12 10 (22.22%) Java
13 9 (20.00%) Groovy

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (17.78%) Apache
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.89%) Confluence
4 4 (8.89%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) VPN
2 11 (24.44%) DNS
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
3 7 (15.56%) SNMP
3 7 (15.56%) WAN
4 5 (11.11%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) LDAP
5 4 (8.89%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.67%) SSL
7 1 (2.22%) HTTP
7 1 (2.22%) IPsec
7 1 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.22%) OpenVPN
7 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 16 (35.56%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.11%) Big Data
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (24.44%) JIRA
3 10 (22.22%) Maven
4 8 (17.78%) Gradle
5 7 (15.56%) Bitbucket
5 7 (15.56%) Subversion
6 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.89%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
9 2 (4.44%) Ant
9 2 (4.44%) JUnit
10 1 (2.22%) Hudson
10 1 (2.22%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (2.22%) Liquibase
10 1 (2.22%) Selenium
10 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Developer
1 10 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) AWS Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Web Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Data Migration Developer
6 4 (8.89%) DBA
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Data Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (13.33%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) Software Packaging
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (4.44%) Kafka
7 2 (4.44%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (2.22%) J2EE
8 1 (2.22%) MCollective
8 1 (2.22%) Middleware
8 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) PKI
2 5 (11.11%) iPad
3 3 (6.67%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) RancherOS
5 1 (2.22%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) DevOps
2 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
3 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Migration
6 8 (17.78%) Data Migration
7 7 (15.56%) SOA
7 7 (15.56%) System Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) ETL
9 5 (11.11%) Service Management
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.89%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (8.89%) Project Management
11 3 (6.67%) Analytics
11 3 (6.67%) Coaching
11 3 (6.67%) Data Transformation
11 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) Groovy
4 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) Scala
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) BC Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.44%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Docker
2 4 (8.89%) Squid
2 4 (8.89%) vCloud
3 3 (6.67%) Corosync
3 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.22%) HDFS
5 1 (2.22%) Postfix
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Puppet
2 11 (24.44%) ZABBIX
3 10 (22.22%) Ansible
4 9 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 9 (20.00%) Terraform
5 8 (17.78%) Consul
5 8 (17.78%) Packer
6 7 (15.56%) Rsyslog
6 7 (15.56%) yum
7 3 (6.67%) Data Guard
7 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
7 3 (6.67%) Forum Sentry
7 3 (6.67%) Pacemaker
8 1 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.22%) Kibana
8 1 (2.22%) logstash
8 1 (2.22%) OpenAM
8 1 (2.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) VMware
2 11 (24.44%) Atlassian
3 8 (17.78%) AppDynamics
4 7 (15.56%) CA
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 5 (11.11%) Guidewire
7 3 (6.67%) AlienVault
7 3 (6.67%) Avaya
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix
7 3 (6.67%) Juniper
7 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.67%) Sybase
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.22%) Adobe
9 1 (2.22%) Autodesk
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Informatica
9 1 (2.22%) SAP
9 1 (2.22%) Sonatype
9 1 (2.22%) Teradata