Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 247 156
Rank change year-on-year -69 -91 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 348 468 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.77% 1.06% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 4.44% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 339 450
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £308
90th Percentile £600 £603 £594
England median daily rate £426 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +0.29% +3.03% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
London median hourly rate £39.38 £19.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.24% -52.50% +38.46%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,262 10,538 10,319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.95% 23.97% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,408 7,694 7,450
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £360 £348 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 41
London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.33 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -14.59% +33.33%
10th Percentile £19.25 £18.68 £16.97
90th Percentile £47.65 £58.75 £100.00
England median hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -4.17% +1.61% +6.28%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the London region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Central London -41 38 £513 -2.38% 17
South London -31 19 £488 -11.36% 1
East London -13 15 £375 -21.05% 2
West London -36 14 £513 +109.18% 11
North London - 2 £450 - 2
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 207 (59.48%) SQL
3 137 (39.37%) PL/SQL
4 120 (34.48%) Java
5 115 (33.05%) Finance
6 109 (31.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 82 (23.56%) Linux
8 81 (23.28%) Unix
9 77 (22.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 76 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (21.26%) Banking
12 70 (20.11%) SQL Server
13 58 (16.67%) Migration
14 55 (15.80%) Windows
15 52 (14.94%) Data Warehouse
15 52 (14.94%) ETL
16 50 (14.37%) J2EE
16 50 (14.37%) Spring
17 49 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
18 48 (13.79%) XML
19 45 (12.93%) Web Services
19 45 (12.93%) Relational Database
20 44 (12.64%) C#
20 44 (12.64%) WebLogic
21 40 (11.49%) .NET
21 40 (11.49%) Security Cleared
22 39 (11.21%) Hibernate
23 37 (10.63%) Microsoft
24 36 (10.34%) Jenkins
25 35 (10.06%) RDBMS

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (12.64%) WebLogic
2 26 (7.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 21 (6.03%) JBoss
4 21 (6.03%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.89%) IIS
6 16 (4.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 13 (3.74%) Oracle Service Bus
8 12 (3.45%) Apache
9 9 (2.59%) CMS
9 9 (2.59%) Confluence
10 6 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.44%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.44%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.44%) WebSphere Portal
12 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
12 4 (1.15%) WildFly
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.86%) SAS
13 3 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.57%) HipChat
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (2.01%) Maximo
3 7 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle TCA
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.87%) IaaS
4 7 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (2.01%) GitHub
5 6 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.72%) PaaS
6 4 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.15%) Office 365
7 3 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.29%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.29%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.29%) G Suite
9 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.01%) SAN
2 6 (1.72%) BIG-IP
2 6 (1.72%) Firewall
3 5 (1.44%) DNS
4 4 (1.15%) NAS
5 3 (0.86%) HTTP
5 3 (0.86%) Skype
5 3 (0.86%) SMS
6 2 (0.57%) DHCP
6 2 (0.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.57%) VoIP
7 1 (0.29%) DMZ
7 1 (0.29%) Intranet
7 1 (0.29%) MQTT
7 1 (0.29%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) SSL
7 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (31.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 77 (22.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 70 (20.11%) SQL Server
4 52 (14.94%) Data Warehouse
5 45 (12.93%) Relational Database
6 35 (10.06%) Oracle Reports
6 35 (10.06%) RDBMS
7 32 (9.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
10 14 (4.02%) MySQL
10 14 (4.02%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (3.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (3.45%) MongoDB
13 10 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (2.59%) Big Data
14 9 (2.59%) OLTP
14 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (2.30%) OLAP
15 8 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 36 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 34 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 33 (9.48%) JIRA
4 32 (9.20%) Maven
5 15 (4.31%) Subversion
6 13 (3.74%) SoapUI
7 12 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (2.87%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.59%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.59%) Toad
9 9 (2.59%) Visual Studio
10 8 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.72%) Ant
11 6 (1.72%) GitLab
11 6 (1.72%) JUnit
11 6 (1.72%) Selenium
11 6 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.72%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.44%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 115 (33.05%) Finance
2 74 (21.26%) Banking
3 28 (8.05%) Investment Banking
4 20 (5.75%) Front Office
5 14 (4.02%) Retail
6 8 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.44%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.86%) Games
8 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.57%) Legal
9 2 (0.57%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 158 (45.40%) Developer
2 57 (16.38%) Oracle Developer
3 56 (16.09%) DBA
4 50 (14.37%) Oracle DBA
5 38 (10.92%) Java Developer
6 35 (10.06%) SQL Developer
7 28 (8.05%) Architect
8 25 (7.18%) Consultant
9 24 (6.90%) .NET Developer
9 24 (6.90%) Senior Developer
10 22 (6.32%) C# Developer
11 21 (6.03%) PL/SQL Developer
12 20 (5.75%) Analyst
13 19 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (4.31%) Technical Architect
15 14 (4.02%) Oracle Consultant
16 13 (3.74%) Administrator
17 12 (3.45%) Database Developer
17 12 (3.45%) Senior Oracle Developer
18 11 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (14.37%) J2EE
1 50 (14.37%) Spring
2 48 (13.79%) XML
3 45 (12.93%) Web Services
4 40 (11.49%) .NET
5 39 (11.21%) Hibernate
6 34 (9.77%) REST
7 27 (7.76%) HTML
8 23 (6.61%) Middleware
9 22 (6.32%) CSS
9 22 (6.32%) JSON
10 21 (6.03%) XSLT
11 18 (5.17%) SOAP
11 18 (5.17%) WinForms
12 16 (4.60%) Oracle Fusion
13 14 (4.02%) Spring Boot
14 12 (3.45%) JMS
14 12 (3.45%) JSF
15 11 (3.16%) JSP
16 10 (2.87%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.74%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.59%) Replication
3 9 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.01%) Derivative
4 7 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.44%) Clustering
5 5 (1.44%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (1.44%) iPad
6 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.86%) Equities
7 3 (0.86%) Hedge funds
7 3 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.86%) User Experience
8 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 82 (23.56%) Linux
2 81 (23.28%) Unix
3 55 (15.80%) Windows
4 25 (7.18%) Solaris
5 20 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (5.17%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.44%) AIX
9 4 (1.15%) Debian
9 4 (1.15%) SUSE
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.57%) Android
11 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.29%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (16.67%) Migration
3 52 (14.94%) ETL
4 49 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (9.48%) Scrum
6 32 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 29 (8.33%) DevOps
9 26 (7.47%) SOA
10 24 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (6.03%) Data Modelling
12 20 (5.75%) Workflow
13 19 (5.46%) Data Migration
13 19 (5.46%) SDLC
14 18 (5.17%) Change Management
15 16 (4.60%) Configuration Management
16 15 (4.31%) Deployment Automation
16 15 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (4.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 207 (59.48%) SQL
2 137 (39.37%) PL/SQL
3 120 (34.48%) Java
4 44 (12.64%) C#
5 33 (9.48%) Shell Script
6 32 (9.20%) Python
7 28 (8.05%) JavaScript
8 25 (7.18%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 16 (4.60%) VBA
10 15 (4.31%) Java 8
11 14 (4.02%) VB
12 12 (3.45%) Perl
13 11 (3.16%) C
14 10 (2.87%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.59%) Scala
16 8 (2.30%) C++
17 6 (1.72%) Bash Shell
18 5 (1.44%) Groovy
18 5 (1.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.30%) Degree
4 7 (2.01%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.86%) OCP
7 2 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.57%) MCP
7 2 (0.57%) MCPD
7 2 (0.57%) MCSE
7 2 (0.57%) MCTS
7 2 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCSA
8 1 (0.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.75%) QA
2 7 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.72%) MiFID
4 4 (1.15%) Basel III
5 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.29%) IFRS
6 1 (0.29%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (8.05%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.60%) Docker
4 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.29%) HDFS
6 1 (0.29%) NFS
6 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (4.89%) Data Guard
2 16 (4.60%) Puppet
3 14 (4.02%) Ansible
4 12 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (2.87%) Control-M
5 10 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.30%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.30%) Terraform
7 7 (2.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.44%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 4 (1.15%) Kibana
9 4 (1.15%) logstash
9 4 (1.15%) Nagios
9 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.86%) Oozie
11 2 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (10.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.03%) IBM
4 17 (4.89%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.74%) Citrix
6 11 (3.16%) Cisco
7 9 (2.59%) hybris
7 9 (2.59%) SAP
7 9 (2.59%) Syclo
7 9 (2.59%) Tableau
8 8 (2.30%) Google
8 8 (2.30%) Informatica
8 8 (2.30%) MuleSoft
9 7 (2.01%) Hyperion
9 7 (2.01%) Perforce
10 6 (1.72%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.72%) RedGate
10 6 (1.72%) Sybase
11 5 (1.44%) EnterpriseDB
11 5 (1.44%) TIBCO