Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 222 259 318
Rank change year-on-year +37 +59 -64
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 142 385 370
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.05% 1.01% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.19% 4.15% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 253 242
Median daily rate £540 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.68% - +2.98%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £313
90th Percentile £763 £650 £610
England median daily rate £463 £468 £425
% change year-on-year -1.07% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £51.00 £14.00 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +264.29% -64.44% +107.24%
10th Percentile £37.60 £14.00 £31.39
90th Percentile £54.00 £14.00 £47.36
England median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -10.26%

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 3,390 9,276 11,348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.08% 24.23% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,282 6,709 8,472
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
90th Percentile £713 £694 £675
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 56
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.74% +1.68%
10th Percentile £20.04 £15.60 £17.75
90th Percentile £50.22 £53.75 £47.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -1.64%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in London

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 1 October 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
Central London +84 16 £575 +21.05% 6
East London +50 2 £325 -38.10% 1
South London +48 2 £540 -1.82%
West London +50 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (59.86%) SQL
3 51 (35.92%) PL/SQL
4 44 (30.99%) Oracle Database 12c
5 43 (30.28%) Java
6 38 (26.76%) Python
7 36 (25.35%) Linux
7 36 (25.35%) Security Cleared
8 35 (24.65%) Banking
9 34 (23.94%) Finance
9 34 (23.94%) Test Automation
10 33 (23.24%) Windows
10 33 (23.24%) SQL Server
11 29 (20.42%) WebLogic
11 29 (20.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 29 (20.42%) Relational Database
12 27 (19.01%) SC Cleared
12 27 (19.01%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (18.31%) Unix
14 25 (17.61%) Investment Banking
14 25 (17.61%) C++
14 25 (17.61%) Performance Tuning
15 24 (16.90%) STL
16 23 (16.20%) Subversion
17 22 (15.49%) Spring
17 22 (15.49%) Web Services
17 22 (15.49%) XML
18 20 (14.08%) C#
18 20 (14.08%) Unit Testing
18 20 (14.08%) Agile Software Development

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 29 (20.42%) WebLogic
2 15 (10.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (8.45%) Confluence
4 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Fuse
5 8 (5.63%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.23%) MQSeries
7 5 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (3.52%) JBoss
7 5 (3.52%) Jetty
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 2 (1.41%) Appian
8 2 (1.41%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.41%) TPMS
9 1 (0.70%) CMS
9 1 (0.70%) Mule
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.70%) Papyrus
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.82%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.75%) SunGard Martini
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.23%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (3.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (2.11%) Temenos T24
7 2 (1.41%) HFM
8 1 (0.70%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) AWS
2 6 (4.23%) Azure
3 5 (3.52%) SaaS
4 4 (2.82%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.11%) PaaS
6 2 (1.41%) Amazon Neptune
6 2 (1.41%) GitHub
7 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) SSH
2 2 (1.41%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.99%) Oracle Database 12c
2 33 (23.24%) SQL Server
3 29 (20.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (20.42%) Relational Database
4 27 (19.01%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (11.27%) MongoDB
6 15 (10.56%) Oracle ODI
7 14 (9.86%) RDBMS
8 13 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (7.75%) MySQL
10 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (6.34%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
12 8 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (4.93%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (4.23%) Big Data
15 5 (3.52%) Hadoop
15 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (3.52%) Sybase ASE
16 4 (2.82%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 23 (16.20%) Subversion
2 20 (14.08%) Jenkins
3 16 (11.27%) Eclipse
3 16 (11.27%) Visual Studio
4 15 (10.56%) Maven
4 15 (10.56%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (8.45%) JIRA
6 11 (7.75%) CppUnit
6 11 (7.75%) Git (software)
7 9 (6.34%) ClearCase
8 8 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (4.23%) IntelliJ
9 6 (4.23%) Selenium
9 6 (4.23%) Toad
9 6 (4.23%) WebLogic Workshop
10 5 (3.52%) Ant
10 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.52%) Gradle
10 5 (3.52%) Mercurial
10 5 (3.52%) NUnit
General
1 35 (24.65%) Banking
2 34 (23.94%) Finance
3 25 (17.61%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Front Office
5 6 (4.23%) Police
6 5 (3.52%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.11%) Back Office
7 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.11%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.70%) Billing
9 1 (0.70%) International Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Law
9 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Retail
9 1 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (33.80%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) DBA
3 26 (18.31%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (12.68%) Architect
5 15 (10.56%) C++ Developer
5 15 (10.56%) Oracle Developer
6 14 (9.86%) Administrator
6 14 (9.86%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) Database Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) ETL Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 8 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.93%) Consultant
9 7 (4.93%) Informatica Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Java Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.90%) STL
2 22 (15.49%) Spring
2 22 (15.49%) Web Services
2 22 (15.49%) XML
3 19 (13.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 18 (12.68%) Middleware
5 17 (11.97%) Spring Boot
6 14 (9.86%) .NET
7 13 (9.15%) J2EE
7 13 (9.15%) JMS
7 13 (9.15%) Kafka
8 12 (8.45%) REST
9 11 (7.75%) Java EE
10 10 (7.04%) Struts
11 9 (6.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 9 (6.34%) SOAP
12 7 (4.93%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.93%) Hibernate
12 7 (4.93%) JSON
13 6 (4.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.23%) User Experience
4 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.52%) Derivative
4 5 (3.52%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.82%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.11%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.11%) Replication
7 2 (1.41%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Exalytics
8 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.70%) Clustering
8 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.35%) Linux
2 33 (23.24%) Windows
3 26 (18.31%) Unix
4 8 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.63%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.93%) CentOS
6 6 (4.23%) Android
7 5 (3.52%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.52%) Debian
7 5 (3.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (3.52%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.70%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) Test Automation
2 25 (17.61%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.08%) Unit Testing
4 19 (13.38%) Data Modelling
5 18 (12.68%) Scrum
6 17 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (11.27%) DevOps
8 15 (10.56%) Microservices
8 15 (10.56%) SOA
9 13 (9.15%) ETL
10 12 (8.45%) OO
11 11 (7.75%) Data Architecture
11 11 (7.75%) Dimensional Modelling
11 11 (7.75%) Kanban
11 11 (7.75%) Migration
11 11 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (7.75%) Regression Testing
11 11 (7.75%) Service Management
12 10 (7.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (59.86%) SQL
2 51 (35.92%) PL/SQL
3 43 (30.28%) Java
4 38 (26.76%) Python
5 25 (17.61%) C++
6 20 (14.08%) C#
7 18 (12.68%) Perl
8 14 (9.86%) T-SQL
9 10 (7.04%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.93%) Groovy
11 7 (4.93%) Ruby
11 7 (4.93%) VBA
12 6 (4.23%) Java 8
12 6 (4.23%) Scala
13 5 (3.52%) Clojure
13 5 (3.52%) ClojureScript
14 4 (2.82%) XPath
14 4 (2.82%) XQuery
15 3 (2.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 36 (25.35%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.01%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.34%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.52%) Degree
5 2 (1.41%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) SLA
2 10 (7.04%) QA
3 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 16 (11.27%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.63%) Docker
3 3 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.41%) KVM
4 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.41%) Xen
5 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) Data Guard
1 8 (5.63%) Puppet
2 7 (4.93%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.52%) Salt
4 4 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.11%) Ansible
5 3 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.41%) Control-M
6 2 (1.41%) Nagios
6 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.41%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.41%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.70%) Grafana
7 1 (0.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (13.38%) Sybase
3 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.75%) FIS
4 11 (7.75%) Informatica
4 11 (7.75%) Remedy
4 11 (7.75%) SunGard
5 8 (5.63%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.23%) MuleSoft
7 5 (3.52%) Axway
7 5 (3.52%) Cloudera
7 5 (3.52%) Hortonworks
7 5 (3.52%) Pega
7 5 (3.52%) Sparx
8 4 (2.82%) Delphix
8 4 (2.82%) ForgeRock
8 4 (2.82%) IBM
8 4 (2.82%) SAP
9 3 (2.11%) Confluent
9 3 (2.11%) Hyperion