Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 256 290 239
Rank change year-on-year +34 -51 -56
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 289 400 515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.96% 0.91% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.09% 3.78% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 252 345
London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £300
90th Percentile £645 £613 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.80% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £19.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £30.58
% change year-on-year +5.00% +30.83% -23.56%

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 7,067 10,583 10,940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.48% 24.13% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,034 7,825 8,240
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £350
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £484 £473
% change year-on-year -1.86% +2.43% +9.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 45 59
London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £26.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.04% -19.47%
10th Percentile £20.05 £19.06 £17.19
90th Percentile £54.10 £47.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.23
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.07% +13.56%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 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 +72 46 £450 -0.55% 22
South London +21 11 £375 -21.05% 1
West London +24 6 £550 +34.97% 1
North London +7 2 £450 -5.26%
East London +40 1 £550 +18.92% 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Oracle
2 183 (63.32%) SQL
3 119 (41.18%) PL/SQL
4 74 (25.61%) Java
5 73 (25.26%) Linux
6 68 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (22.84%) SQL Server
8 65 (22.49%) Oracle Database 12c
9 63 (21.80%) Finance
10 59 (20.42%) Migration
11 58 (20.07%) Unix
12 51 (17.65%) Banking
13 50 (17.30%) .NET
13 50 (17.30%) Security Cleared
14 48 (16.61%) Performance Tuning
15 47 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
16 46 (15.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 45 (15.57%) Data Modelling
18 40 (13.84%) ETL
19 38 (13.15%) Oracle RAC
20 37 (12.80%) SC Cleared
21 33 (11.42%) WebLogic
21 33 (11.42%) Git (software)
22 32 (11.07%) ITIL
22 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
23 31 (10.73%) Azure
24 30 (10.38%) Shell Script
24 30 (10.38%) JavaScript
24 30 (10.38%) T-SQL
24 30 (10.38%) C#

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 33 (11.42%) WebLogic
2 20 (6.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.77%) IIS
5 7 (2.42%) LiveLink
6 6 (2.08%) Confluence
6 6 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.73%) DataSynapse
8 3 (1.04%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.04%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.04%) SAS
8 3 (1.04%) Sonic ESB
9 2 (0.69%) JBoss
9 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 14 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.84%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (2.77%) Oracle AML
2 8 (2.77%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.08%) Misys Opics
3 6 (2.08%) Visualfiles
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.38%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.73%) Azure
2 26 (9.00%) AWS
3 14 (4.84%) GitHub
4 11 (3.81%) PaaS
5 5 (1.73%) SaaS
6 4 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.38%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.04%) Boomi
7 3 (1.04%) IaaS
7 3 (1.04%) Office 365
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.69%) GCP
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) Firewall
1 4 (1.38%) SAN
2 2 (0.69%) SSH
3 1 (0.35%) Broadband
3 1 (0.35%) DMZ
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) SMTP
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 65 (22.49%) Oracle Database 12c
3 47 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (15.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (9.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (9.00%) Oracle ODI
7 25 (8.65%) Relational Database
8 22 (7.61%) Oracle Database 10g
9 21 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (7.27%) RDBMS
10 18 (6.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 17 (5.88%) MongoDB
12 16 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (4.15%) MySQL
15 12 (4.15%) PowerCenter
16 11 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (3.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (11.42%) Git (software)
2 28 (9.69%) Subversion
3 27 (9.34%) Maven
4 26 (9.00%) Jenkins
4 26 (9.00%) JIRA
5 21 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 21 (7.27%) JUnit
6 20 (6.92%) TeamCity
7 18 (6.23%) Selenium
8 14 (4.84%) Ant
9 12 (4.15%) Artifactory
9 12 (4.15%) Toad
10 8 (2.77%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.73%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.73%) MSBuild
12 5 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.38%) GitLab
13 4 (1.38%) Gradle
General
1 63 (21.80%) Finance
2 51 (17.65%) Banking
3 18 (6.23%) Back Office
4 13 (4.50%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.38%) Front Office
8 3 (1.04%) International Banking
9 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 148 (51.21%) Developer
2 51 (17.65%) DBA
3 45 (15.57%) Oracle DBA
4 37 (12.80%) Oracle Developer
5 24 (8.30%) Analyst
6 23 (7.96%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.27%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.57%) Applications Engineer
8 19 (6.57%) SQL Developer
9 16 (5.54%) Architect
10 12 (4.15%) .NET Developer
10 12 (4.15%) Applications Support
10 12 (4.15%) Applications Support Engineer
10 12 (4.15%) Database Developer
10 12 (4.15%) Informatica Developer
10 12 (4.15%) PL/SQL Developer
10 12 (4.15%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.46%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.11%) Consultant
12 9 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.30%) .NET
2 28 (9.69%) Spring
3 27 (9.34%) HTML
4 26 (9.00%) XML
5 21 (7.27%) CSS
6 17 (5.88%) Web Services
7 16 (5.54%) Hibernate
7 16 (5.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (5.19%) REST
9 14 (4.84%) JDBC
9 14 (4.84%) WinForms
10 13 (4.50%) ASP.NET
11 12 (4.15%) AngularJS
11 12 (4.15%) JSP
11 12 (4.15%) Struts
12 11 (3.81%) jQuery
12 11 (3.81%) Spring Boot
12 11 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (3.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 9 (3.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.15%) Replication
4 10 (3.46%) Derivative
5 9 (3.11%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.42%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.08%) Clustering
7 6 (2.08%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.73%) CMDB
8 5 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.73%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (1.04%) User Experience
10 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.69%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) Equities
11 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 73 (25.26%) Linux
2 58 (20.07%) Unix
3 29 (10.03%) Windows
4 26 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.15%) Solaris
6 8 (2.77%) AIX
7 7 (2.42%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.04%) CentOS
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.69%) Android
11 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.69%) Debian
11 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (20.42%) Migration
3 48 (16.61%) Performance Tuning
4 45 (15.57%) Data Modelling
5 40 (13.84%) ETL
6 32 (11.07%) ITIL
7 29 (10.03%) DevOps
8 28 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (8.65%) SDLC
10 22 (7.61%) ERP
11 20 (6.92%) SOA
12 19 (6.57%) Scrum
13 18 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (5.88%) Software Engineering
15 16 (5.54%) High Availability
15 16 (5.54%) TDD
15 16 (5.54%) Test Automation
16 15 (5.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (63.32%) SQL
2 119 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 74 (25.61%) Java
4 30 (10.38%) C#
4 30 (10.38%) JavaScript
4 30 (10.38%) Shell Script
4 30 (10.38%) T-SQL
5 27 (9.34%) Python
6 22 (7.61%) Perl
7 15 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 14 (4.84%) Java 8
9 13 (4.50%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.81%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.46%) C++
12 9 (3.11%) VBA
13 7 (2.42%) Scala
14 5 (1.73%) Groovy
14 5 (1.73%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.38%) C
16 2 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (17.30%) Security Cleared
2 37 (12.80%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.88%) Degree
4 10 (3.46%) DV Cleared
5 9 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.77%) OCA
6 8 (2.77%) OCP
6 8 (2.77%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.73%) MCTS
7 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (1.04%) MCP
8 3 (1.04%) MCPD
9 2 (0.69%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.69%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.35%) CSPO
10 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.54%) QA
2 11 (3.81%) SLA
3 8 (2.77%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.69%) COREP
5 2 (0.69%) FINREP
5 2 (0.69%) HL7
5 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (13.15%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (4.15%) Docker
3 4 (1.38%) HDFS
4 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.69%) OCFS2
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (8.30%) Data Guard
2 17 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (4.50%) Puppet
4 12 (4.15%) Ansible
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.73%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.38%) Salt
8 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (1.04%) Grafana
8 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.04%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.35%) Nagios
10 1 (0.35%) Opsview
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.35%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 289 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.96%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.88%) Informatica
5 11 (3.81%) Sybase
6 9 (3.11%) AppDynamics
6 9 (3.11%) OpenText
7 8 (2.77%) SAP
8 7 (2.42%) IBM
8 7 (2.42%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.08%) Infor
9 6 (2.08%) Meridio
9 6 (2.08%) Misys
9 6 (2.08%) New Relic
9 6 (2.08%) Sun
9 6 (2.08%) Tableau
9 6 (2.08%) Trayport
10 5 (1.73%) Google
10 5 (1.73%) Splunk
10 5 (1.73%) Talend