Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 261 229 261
Rank change year-on-year -32 +32 +58
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 382 145 365
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.06% 1.03% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.47% 4.07% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 95 248
10th Percentile £350 £400 £350
25th Percentile £450 £425 £404
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +1.33%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £575
90th Percentile £750 £763 £656
England median daily rate £523 £461 £475
% change year-on-year +13.28% -2.89% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.25 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year - +208.93% -64.44%
England median hourly rate £48.26 £39.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +23.74% -7.14% +5.66%

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 8,552 3,559 8,994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.79% 25.16% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,243 2,554 6,640
10th Percentile £396 £350 £363
25th Percentile £468 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £613
90th Percentile £738 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 52
10th Percentile £15.78 £20.00 £15.27
25th Percentile £24.50 £27.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.93 £29.98
Median % change year-on-year -14.30% +26.50% +1.10%
75th Percentile £54.94 £41.50 £45.46
90th Percentile £64.85 £53.75 £51.25
England median hourly rate £33.25 £27.23 £30.00
% change year-on-year +22.11% -9.23% +7.66%

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 25 October 2021.

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
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 25 October 2021. 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 -19 56 £475 -20.83% 18
South London +5 9 £600 +14.83% 2
East London -13 1 £350 -8.79% 1
West London -15 1 £475 - 4
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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.

1 382 (100.00%) Oracle
2 234 (61.26%) SQL
3 141 (36.91%) Finance
4 138 (36.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 128 (33.51%) Banking
6 122 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (28.27%) PL/SQL
8 102 (26.70%) Social Skills
9 101 (26.44%) Java
10 96 (25.13%) Python
10 96 (25.13%) Relational Database
11 88 (23.04%) Windows
12 86 (22.51%) Git (software)
13 78 (20.42%) Linux
13 78 (20.42%) C#
14 77 (20.16%) Test Automation
15 75 (19.63%) .NET
16 73 (19.11%) Investment Banking
17 69 (18.06%) SQL Server
18 66 (17.28%) DevOps
18 66 (17.28%) Jenkins
19 65 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
20 62 (16.23%) XML
21 56 (14.66%) JIRA
22 55 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
23 54 (14.14%) Multithreading
23 54 (14.14%) AWS
23 54 (14.14%) .NET Framework
23 54 (14.14%) Spring
23 54 (14.14%) TDD

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 34 (8.90%) WebLogic
2 22 (5.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (4.97%) Confluence
4 17 (4.45%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.93%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.62%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (2.09%) IIS
8 5 (1.31%) Apache
8 5 (1.31%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (1.31%) Jetty
9 4 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.05%) SAS
9 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.79%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.52%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.52%) CMS
11 2 (0.52%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.52%) Luigi
11 2 (0.52%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 29 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (9.16%) SunGard Martini
2 9 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.09%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.79%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.79%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.52%) Summit
6 1 (0.26%) Aligne
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) HFM
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.26%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.14%) AWS
2 20 (5.24%) GitHub
3 16 (4.19%) Azure
4 13 (3.40%) Power Platform
5 12 (3.14%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.62%) SaaS
7 8 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (2.09%) Serverless
8 7 (1.83%) PaaS
8 7 (1.83%) Snowflake
9 6 (1.57%) GCP
10 5 (1.31%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.31%) AWS CodePipeline
11 4 (1.05%) Google Analytics
11 4 (1.05%) IaaS
12 3 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.62%) SAN
3 9 (2.36%) Internet
4 5 (1.31%) NAS
5 4 (1.05%) DNS
5 4 (1.05%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.05%) SSL
6 3 (0.79%) Firewall
6 3 (0.79%) InfiniBand
7 2 (0.52%) Broadband
7 2 (0.52%) FTP
7 2 (0.52%) IPsec
7 2 (0.52%) SSH
8 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.26%) VPN
8 1 (0.26%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (36.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 96 (25.13%) Relational Database
3 69 (18.06%) SQL Server
4 65 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 47 (12.30%) RDBMS
6 40 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (6.81%) Oracle Exadata
8 21 (5.50%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (5.24%) MySQL
10 19 (4.97%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (4.71%) NoSQL
12 17 (4.45%) Big Data
12 17 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (3.66%) Hadoop
14 13 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (3.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 13 (3.40%) MongoDB
14 13 (3.40%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (3.14%) Power BI
16 11 (2.88%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 86 (22.51%) Git (software)
2 66 (17.28%) Jenkins
3 56 (14.66%) JIRA
4 53 (13.87%) TeamCity
5 47 (12.30%) Visual Studio
6 42 (10.99%) Subversion
7 41 (10.73%) Oracle APEX
8 35 (9.16%) Bitbucket
8 35 (9.16%) CppUnit
9 28 (7.33%) Artifactory
10 27 (7.07%) Robot Framework
11 17 (4.45%) IntelliJ
12 16 (4.19%) Maven
13 12 (3.14%) JUnit
14 7 (1.83%) Mockito
14 7 (1.83%) SonarQube
15 6 (1.57%) Eclipse
16 5 (1.31%) Gradle
16 5 (1.31%) Postman
17 4 (1.05%) ER Studio
General
1 141 (36.91%) Finance
2 128 (33.51%) Banking
3 102 (26.70%) Social Skills
4 73 (19.11%) Investment Banking
5 29 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (7.59%) Front Office
6 12 (3.14%) Legal
7 10 (2.62%) Back Office
7 10 (2.62%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (2.09%) Documentation Skills
8 8 (2.09%) Public Speaking
9 5 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.05%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.79%) Marketing
12 2 (0.52%) Electronics
12 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) Law
13 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 204 (53.40%) Developer
2 56 (14.66%) DBA
3 53 (13.87%) Oracle DBA
4 50 (13.09%) Java Developer
5 48 (12.57%) Oracle Developer
6 36 (9.42%) C++ Developer
7 34 (8.90%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
8 28 (7.33%) C# Developer
9 27 (7.07%) Senior Developer
10 25 (6.54%) SQL Developer
11 21 (5.50%) Analyst
12 19 (4.97%) Front Office C++ Developer
12 19 (4.97%) Front Office Developer
13 18 (4.71%) Consultant
14 15 (3.93%) Data Engineer
14 15 (3.93%) Python Developer
15 12 (3.14%) SharePoint Developer
16 11 (2.88%) Architect
16 11 (2.88%) Project Manager
17 10 (2.62%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (19.63%) .NET
2 62 (16.23%) XML
3 54 (14.14%) .NET Framework
3 54 (14.14%) Spring
4 48 (12.57%) AngularJS
5 46 (12.04%) JSON
6 44 (11.52%) REST
7 35 (9.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 35 (9.16%) STL
8 34 (8.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 27 (7.07%) .NET Core
9 27 (7.07%) gRPC
10 22 (5.76%) Spring Boot
11 20 (5.24%) Kafka
12 19 (4.97%) Middleware
13 18 (4.71%) HTML
14 16 (4.19%) JMS
15 14 (3.66%) RESTful
16 13 (3.40%) Web Services
16 13 (3.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.02%) Derivative
2 18 (4.71%) Replication
3 17 (4.45%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.45%) Fixed Income
4 15 (3.93%) Credit Risk
5 13 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.36%) Clustering
7 9 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.36%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (2.09%) Credit Derivative
8 8 (2.09%) OTC Derivatives
9 6 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.31%) Equities
10 5 (1.31%) Oracle Exalytics
10 5 (1.31%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.05%) Legacy Applications
11 4 (1.05%) User Experience
12 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.04%) Windows
2 78 (20.42%) Linux
3 39 (10.21%) Unix
4 29 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.19%) Solaris
6 15 (3.93%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.88%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.79%) zOS
9 2 (0.52%) AIX
9 2 (0.52%) Android
10 1 (0.26%) HPUX
10 1 (0.26%) SUSE
10 1 (0.26%) VMS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (20.16%) Test Automation
3 66 (17.28%) DevOps
4 55 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (14.14%) Multithreading
5 54 (14.14%) TDD
6 52 (13.61%) Scrum
7 51 (13.35%) ETL
8 49 (12.83%) Unit Testing
9 45 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
10 37 (9.69%) Microservices
10 37 (9.69%) Workflow
11 36 (9.42%) Analytics
11 36 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (9.42%) Migration
11 36 (9.42%) Performance Tuning
12 35 (9.16%) Multithreaded Programming
12 35 (9.16%) Regression Testing
13 30 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (7.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 234 (61.26%) SQL
2 108 (28.27%) PL/SQL
3 101 (26.44%) Java
4 96 (25.13%) Python
5 78 (20.42%) C#
6 54 (14.14%) C++
7 32 (8.38%) Shell Script
8 25 (6.54%) VB
8 25 (6.54%) VBA
9 24 (6.28%) JavaScript
9 24 (6.28%) T-SQL
10 21 (5.50%) VB.NET
11 18 (4.71%) Java 8
12 15 (3.93%) C
12 15 (3.93%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.14%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.09%) Perl
15 6 (1.57%) Java 11
15 6 (1.57%) Scala
15 6 (1.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (9.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.97%) Degree
4 8 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.09%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.09%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.83%) OCP
6 5 (1.31%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.31%) OCPJP
6 5 (1.31%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) ISEB
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.26%) RHCE
8 1 (0.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.33%) QA
2 8 (2.09%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.09%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (1.31%) Accessibility
4 4 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.05%) WCAG
5 3 (0.79%) GDPR
6 2 (0.52%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.52%) PMO
7 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (8.12%) Docker
2 27 (7.07%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.36%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.79%) HDFS
8 2 (0.52%) NFS
8 2 (0.52%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (10.73%) Data Guard
2 27 (7.07%) BladeLogic
3 20 (5.24%) Kubernetes
3 20 (5.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 19 (4.97%) Ansible
5 15 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (3.66%) Terraform
7 12 (3.14%) Puppet
8 11 (2.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 8 (2.09%) Control-M
10 7 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.52%) Kibana
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
13 2 (0.52%) QRadar
13 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 382 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (9.69%) FIS
3 36 (9.42%) SunGard
4 25 (6.54%) Red Hat
5 24 (6.28%) SAP
6 23 (6.02%) IBM
7 19 (4.97%) Informatica
8 18 (4.71%) Murex
9 13 (3.40%) Microsoft
9 13 (3.40%) Splunk
9 13 (3.40%) VMware
10 10 (2.62%) EMC
11 9 (2.36%) Sun
12 8 (2.09%) Citrix
12 8 (2.09%) Sybase
12 8 (2.09%) Teradata
13 6 (1.57%) MuleSoft
13 6 (1.57%) OpenText
14 5 (1.31%) Guidewire
14 5 (1.31%) ServiceNow