Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 264 319 236
Rank change year-on-year +55 -83 -81
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 399 357 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.01% 0.78% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.11% 3.10% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 242 362
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £301
90th Percentile £638 £587 £600
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.71% +1.12% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
London median hourly rate £14.00 £39.38 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.44% -34.38% +41.18%
England median hourly rate £36.98 £39.38 £41.88
% change year-on-year -6.10% -5.97% +2.76%

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 9,716 11,530 10,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.55% 25.33% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,067 8,581 7,597
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £358 £338
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 68 54
London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.33 £28.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.06% -3.73% +3.24%
10th Percentile £15.67 £19.50 £18.96
90th Percentile £56.40 £47.40 £58.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.26%

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 +53 67 £475 -6.17% 16
West London +17 22 £375 -31.82% 5
East London +3 7 £525 +29.23% 2
South London +13 3 £550 +15.79% 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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.

1 399 (100.00%) Oracle
2 268 (67.17%) SQL
3 124 (31.08%) PL/SQL
4 111 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (26.32%) Finance
6 99 (24.81%) SQL Server
7 97 (24.31%) Data Warehouse
7 97 (24.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 91 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 90 (22.56%) ETL
10 80 (20.05%) Linux
11 78 (19.55%) Unix
12 73 (18.30%) Banking
13 71 (17.79%) Migration
14 69 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (17.04%) Oracle RAC
16 64 (16.04%) Data Modelling
17 63 (15.79%) Java
18 54 (13.53%) Performance Tuning
19 52 (13.03%) Relational Database
20 51 (12.78%) T-SQL
21 50 (12.53%) Security Cleared
22 49 (12.28%) Data Guard
22 49 (12.28%) Python
23 48 (12.03%) Scrum
24 46 (11.53%) Shell Script
24 46 (11.53%) .NET
24 46 (11.53%) Oracle ODI
25 43 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
25 43 (10.78%) Windows

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 28 (7.02%) WebLogic
2 26 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (4.01%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.76%) JBoss
5 9 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.26%) Jetty
5 9 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.01%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.75%) ArcGIS
7 7 (1.75%) Confluence
7 7 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (1.75%) R Markdown
8 6 (1.50%) IIS
8 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.25%) CMS
9 5 (1.25%) NetWeaver
9 5 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.25%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 4 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (4.01%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.50%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (1.25%) Misys Opics
4 5 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.00%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.50%) Siebel CRM
7 2 (0.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (6.52%) Power Platform
4 12 (3.01%) PaaS
5 8 (2.01%) GitHub
6 7 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.50%) SaaS
7 6 (1.50%) Trello
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.50%) IaaS
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.25%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) WAN
2 5 (1.25%) Internet
2 5 (1.25%) SSH
3 3 (0.75%) HTTP
4 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.50%) Firewall
4 2 (0.50%) NAS
4 2 (0.50%) SAN
4 2 (0.50%) SMTP
4 2 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) DMZ
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.25%) LAN
5 1 (0.25%) MPLS
5 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.25%) SNMP
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 97 (24.31%) Data Warehouse
2 97 (24.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 91 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
4 52 (13.03%) Relational Database
5 46 (11.53%) Oracle ODI
6 37 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (8.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 30 (7.52%) RDBMS
9 28 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (6.52%) Big Data
10 26 (6.52%) Power BI
11 24 (6.02%) MySQL
12 23 (5.76%) MongoDB
12 23 (5.76%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
13 21 (5.26%) OLTP
14 20 (5.01%) Oracle BI EE
14 20 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (3.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 34 (8.52%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.51%) Subversion
4 20 (5.01%) Maven
5 18 (4.51%) JIRA
6 16 (4.01%) JUnit
7 14 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.01%) Eclipse
9 11 (2.76%) Gradle
9 11 (2.76%) Mercurial
9 11 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (2.51%) Ant
10 10 (2.51%) Hudson
11 8 (2.01%) Selenium
12 7 (1.75%) RStudio
13 6 (1.50%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.50%) IntelliJ
13 6 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.25%) ClearCase
14 5 (1.25%) Poseidon for UML
General
1 105 (26.32%) Finance
2 73 (18.30%) Banking
3 22 (5.51%) Back Office
4 14 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.51%) Public Sector
5 11 (2.76%) Front Office
6 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.25%) International Banking
8 5 (1.25%) Retail
9 4 (1.00%) Publishing
9 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.50%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
12 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 173 (43.36%) Developer
2 86 (21.55%) DBA
3 70 (17.54%) Oracle DBA
4 33 (8.27%) Oracle Developer
5 29 (7.27%) C# Developer
5 29 (7.27%) Java Developer
6 24 (6.02%) Administrator
7 23 (5.76%) Analyst
7 23 (5.76%) Senior DBA
8 22 (5.51%) Senior Developer
9 19 (4.76%) ETL Developer
10 17 (4.26%) Architect
10 17 (4.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 16 (4.01%) SQL DBA
12 15 (3.76%) Analytics Developer
13 14 (3.51%) .NET Developer
14 13 (3.26%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (3.26%) SQL Developer
15 12 (3.01%) Consultant
16 11 (2.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.53%) .NET
2 42 (10.53%) Web Services
3 39 (9.77%) XML
4 35 (8.77%) Spring
5 26 (6.52%) JSON
5 26 (6.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 25 (6.27%) WinForms
7 20 (5.01%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 20 (5.01%) RESTful
8 19 (4.76%) HTML
9 17 (4.26%) ADO.NET
9 17 (4.26%) Hibernate
10 14 (3.51%) JMS
11 13 (3.26%) SOAP
12 12 (3.01%) AngularJS
12 12 (3.01%) CSS
12 12 (3.01%) jQuery
13 11 (2.76%) REST
13 11 (2.76%) Spring Boot
14 10 (2.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.52%) Replication
3 15 (3.76%) Clustering
4 14 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.26%) User Experience
6 8 (2.01%) Derivative
7 6 (1.50%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.25%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.25%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.00%) CMDB
9 4 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.75%) EMC Centera
10 3 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (0.75%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.75%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (20.05%) Linux
2 78 (19.55%) Unix
3 43 (10.78%) Windows
4 20 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.26%) Solaris
6 8 (2.01%) CentOS
6 8 (2.01%) HPUX
7 5 (1.25%) Android
7 5 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.25%) Debian
7 5 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.25%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.25%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.00%) AIX
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.50%) SUSE
10 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (22.56%) ETL
3 71 (17.79%) Migration
4 69 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (16.04%) Data Modelling
6 54 (13.53%) Performance Tuning
7 48 (12.03%) Scrum
8 33 (8.27%) DevOps
9 32 (8.02%) ERP
10 31 (7.77%) Microservices
11 30 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (7.02%) Analytics
13 27 (6.77%) Kimball Methodology
14 26 (6.52%) SDLC
14 26 (6.52%) SOA
15 25 (6.27%) Dimensional Modelling
16 24 (6.02%) Change Management
17 22 (5.51%) ITIL
18 21 (5.26%) TDD
18 21 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 268 (67.17%) SQL
2 124 (31.08%) PL/SQL
3 63 (15.79%) Java
4 51 (12.78%) T-SQL
5 49 (12.28%) Python
6 46 (11.53%) Shell Script
7 40 (10.03%) C#
8 33 (8.27%) PowerShell
9 31 (7.77%) Perl
10 27 (6.77%) VB.NET
11 25 (6.27%) JavaScript
12 20 (5.01%) C++
13 17 (4.26%) VBA
14 15 (3.76%) Bash Shell
14 15 (3.76%) Java 8
15 10 (2.51%) Scala
16 8 (2.01%) COBOL
16 8 (2.01%) VB
17 7 (1.75%) R
18 5 (1.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 50 (12.53%) Security Cleared
2 33 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.51%) Degree
4 14 (3.51%) OCP
4 14 (3.51%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (3.01%) OCA
6 7 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.75%) RHCE
8 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.50%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.25%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.76%) QA
2 8 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.50%) SLA
4 4 (1.00%) GDPR
5 3 (0.75%) COREP
5 3 (0.75%) FINREP
6 2 (0.50%) HL7
6 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (17.04%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (2.51%) Docker
3 4 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.50%) HDFS
4 2 (0.50%) KVM
4 2 (0.50%) RHEV
4 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.25%) Gluster
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.25%) Varnish
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.25%) vSphere
5 1 (0.25%) zsh
Systems Management
1 49 (12.28%) Data Guard
2 21 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (3.76%) Ansible
3 15 (3.76%) Puppet
4 14 (3.51%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (2.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 6 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.25%) Grafana
8 5 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.25%) Prometheus
8 5 (1.25%) Salt
9 2 (0.50%) Control-M
9 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.25%) Automic
10 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.25%) Nagios
10 1 (0.25%) Opsview
10 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 399 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (9.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.77%) Sybase
4 22 (5.51%) SAP
5 19 (4.76%) IBM
6 18 (4.51%) Informatica
7 17 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.76%) Tableau
9 11 (2.76%) Google
10 10 (2.51%) EXASOL
11 9 (2.26%) HP
12 7 (1.75%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.75%) Sun
13 6 (1.50%) Siebel
14 5 (1.25%) CA
14 5 (1.25%) Hortonworks
14 5 (1.25%) Infor
14 5 (1.25%) Misys
14 5 (1.25%) Trayport
14 5 (1.25%) VMware