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 3 months to 24 April 2017 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 138 121
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 295 403 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.46% 1.74% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.94% 7.25% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 246 293
Median daily rate £450 £444 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.40% -3.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £43.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year -6.39% -5.49%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4969 5561 5474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.65% 24.00% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3597 4021 3809
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 39
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.91 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.25 £45.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -26 40 £425 -10.52% 9
Bromley +12 3 £575 +31.42%
Croydon - 3 £550 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £245 -
Brentford - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £475 +16.56%
Docklands, London -7 1 £650 +23.80%
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 609 (100.00%) Oracle
2 332 (54.52%) SQL
3 215 (35.30%) Finance
4 203 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 164 (26.93%) PL/SQL
6 153 (25.12%) Java
7 149 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
8 143 (23.48%) Linux
9 123 (20.20%) Banking
10 119 (19.54%) Unix
11 110 (18.06%) SQL Server
12 106 (17.41%) Oracle Database 12c
13 86 (14.12%) SDLC
14 83 (13.63%) JIRA
15 72 (11.82%) XML
16 69 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
17 68 (11.17%) Puppet
18 67 (11.00%) ETL
19 65 (10.67%) Migration
19 65 (10.67%) Security Cleared
20 64 (10.51%) Jenkins
21 63 (10.34%) OO
22 61 (10.02%) WebLogic
22 61 (10.02%) Data Modelling
22 61 (10.02%) Oracle Database 10g
22 61 (10.02%) DevOps
23 59 (9.69%) Windows
24 58 (9.52%) Relational Database
25 57 (9.36%) SC Cleared
25 57 (9.36%) Data Warehouse

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 61 (10.02%) WebLogic
2 42 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 37 (6.08%) IIS
3 37 (6.08%) WebSphere
4 35 (5.75%) Apache
5 31 (5.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 29 (4.76%) Confluence
7 13 (2.13%) nginx
8 11 (1.81%) JBoss
8 11 (1.81%) WebLogic Portal
9 8 (1.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 4 (0.66%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.66%) DataSynapse
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (0.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 31 (5.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.66%) HipChat
3 4 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.12%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (3.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.81%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (1.15%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (0.82%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.49%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.16%) Documaker
10 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
10 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.16%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.81%) SaaS
4 6 (0.99%) GitHub
5 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.49%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.49%) IaaS
5 3 (0.49%) Office 365
5 3 (0.49%) PaaS
6 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Boomi
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.55%) Firewall
2 35 (5.75%) DNS
3 27 (4.43%) VPN
4 22 (3.61%) SSL
5 17 (2.79%) HTTP
6 14 (2.30%) SNMP
7 13 (2.13%) LDAP
7 13 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
7 13 (2.13%) SAN
8 9 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (1.48%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.31%) SSH
10 7 (1.15%) LAN
10 7 (1.15%) WAN
11 5 (0.82%) Internet
12 4 (0.66%) IPsec
12 4 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.66%) OpenVPN
13 3 (0.49%) FTP
13 3 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 110 (18.06%) SQL Server
3 106 (17.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 61 (10.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 58 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 57 (9.36%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (8.70%) Big Data
8 45 (7.39%) Oracle Reports
9 43 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (6.73%) Oracle BI EE
11 37 (6.08%) RDBMS
12 35 (5.75%) Hadoop
13 34 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 31 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 27 (4.43%) Oracle9i Database
17 26 (4.27%) Oracle ODI
18 24 (3.94%) MySQL
18 24 (3.94%) OLTP
19 22 (3.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 83 (13.63%) JIRA
2 64 (10.51%) Jenkins
3 51 (8.37%) Git (software)
4 31 (5.09%) TeamCity
5 28 (4.60%) Maven
6 27 (4.43%) Oracle APEX
6 27 (4.43%) Subversion
7 20 (3.28%) Ant
7 20 (3.28%) JUnit
7 20 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 19 (3.12%) Bitbucket
9 17 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.63%) Selenium
11 13 (2.13%) HP UFT
11 13 (2.13%) Vagrant
11 13 (2.13%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.97%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.81%) Toad
14 10 (1.64%) JDeveloper
14 10 (1.64%) ProC
General
1 215 (35.30%) Finance
2 123 (20.20%) Banking
3 45 (7.39%) Investment Banking
4 34 (5.58%) Front Office
5 20 (3.28%) Retail
6 16 (2.63%) Back Office
6 16 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.97%) International Banking
8 4 (0.66%) Legal
9 3 (0.49%) Prime Brokerage
9 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.33%) Billing
10 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Marketing
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (35.47%) Developer
2 113 (18.56%) DBA
3 98 (16.09%) Oracle DBA
4 68 (11.17%) Oracle Developer
5 67 (11.00%) Analyst
6 57 (9.36%) Java Developer
7 50 (8.21%) Architect
8 45 (7.39%) SQL Developer
9 25 (4.11%) Applications Support
9 25 (4.11%) Consultant
10 24 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (3.94%) PL/SQL Developer
11 22 (3.61%) Administrator
11 22 (3.61%) C# Developer
12 21 (3.45%) C++ Developer
13 20 (3.28%) SQL Analyst
13 20 (3.28%) Tester
14 19 (3.12%) Senior Developer
15 16 (2.63%) SQL DBA
16 15 (2.46%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (11.82%) XML
2 50 (8.21%) .NET
3 49 (8.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 46 (7.55%) Web Services
5 39 (6.40%) Spring
6 32 (5.25%) J2EE
7 24 (3.94%) Hibernate
8 22 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
8 22 (3.61%) Middleware
9 20 (3.28%) .NET Framework
9 20 (3.28%) STL
9 20 (3.28%) WinForms
10 19 (3.12%) HTML
11 16 (2.63%) JSF
12 15 (2.46%) CSS
12 15 (2.46%) JSON
12 15 (2.46%) SOAP
13 14 (2.30%) REST
13 14 (2.30%) XSLT
14 13 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.61%) Equities
3 20 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 17 (2.79%) Clustering
5 14 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.30%) Market Risk
5 14 (2.30%) PKI
6 13 (2.13%) Derivative
6 13 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.97%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.97%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.97%) Fintech
8 10 (1.64%) Reference Data
9 9 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.48%) Replication
9 9 (1.48%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.31%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.82%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 143 (23.48%) Linux
2 119 (19.54%) Unix
3 59 (9.69%) Windows
4 26 (4.27%) Windows Server
5 21 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.79%) Solaris
7 16 (2.63%) AIX
8 11 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (1.48%) CentOS
10 5 (0.82%) SUSE
10 5 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.66%) RancherOS
11 4 (0.66%) VyOS
11 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.33%) Debian
12 2 (0.33%) HPUX
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (14.12%) SDLC
3 69 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (11.00%) ETL
5 65 (10.67%) Migration
6 63 (10.34%) OO
7 61 (10.02%) Data Modelling
7 61 (10.02%) DevOps
8 47 (7.72%) Scrum
9 46 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (7.39%) Performance Tuning
11 43 (7.06%) Data Migration
12 36 (5.91%) Software Engineering
13 35 (5.75%) Analytics
13 35 (5.75%) TDD
14 31 (5.09%) SOA
14 31 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 30 (4.93%) Business Analysis
16 29 (4.76%) Service Management
17 26 (4.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 332 (54.52%) SQL
2 164 (26.93%) PL/SQL
3 153 (25.12%) Java
4 54 (8.87%) C#
5 46 (7.55%) Python
6 41 (6.73%) Perl
7 40 (6.57%) C++
8 35 (5.75%) Shell Script
9 33 (5.42%) T-SQL
10 29 (4.76%) JavaScript
10 29 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 24 (3.94%) VBA
12 21 (3.45%) VB
13 19 (3.12%) C
14 17 (2.79%) VBScript
15 16 (2.63%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.81%) Groovy
16 11 (1.81%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.64%) Ruby
18 6 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 57 (9.36%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.11%) Degree
4 15 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.31%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.66%) CLAS
9 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.33%) MCITP
9 2 (0.33%) MCPD
9 2 (0.33%) MCSA
10 1 (0.16%) ISEB
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.40%) QA
2 18 (2.96%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.48%) SLA
4 8 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.15%) EMIR
5 7 (1.15%) SEPA
6 6 (0.99%) SDET
7 2 (0.33%) Basel III
7 2 (0.33%) HL7
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.33%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) COREP
8 1 (0.16%) DICOM
8 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.16%) ISO20022
System Software
1 41 (6.73%) Oracle RAC
2 35 (5.75%) Docker
3 13 (2.13%) Squid
3 13 (2.13%) vCloud
4 11 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.48%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.48%) Corosync
7 5 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.66%) Postfix
9 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.49%) NFS
9 3 (0.49%) Samba
9 3 (0.49%) vSphere
10 2 (0.33%) HDFS
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (11.17%) Puppet
2 39 (6.40%) Ansible
3 29 (4.76%) Data Guard
4 27 (4.43%) Control-M
4 27 (4.43%) ZABBIX
5 23 (3.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 22 (3.61%) Terraform
7 18 (2.96%) Consul
7 18 (2.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 18 (2.96%) Kubernetes
7 18 (2.96%) Packer
8 14 (2.30%) Rsyslog
8 14 (2.30%) yum
9 9 (1.48%) FortiGate
9 9 (1.48%) Forum Sentry
9 9 (1.48%) Pacemaker
10 8 (1.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (1.15%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.99%) Nagios
12 6 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 609 (100.00%) Oracle
2 46 (7.55%) IBM
3 42 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 41 (6.73%) VMware
5 33 (5.42%) Atlassian
6 24 (3.94%) Red Hat
7 23 (3.78%) Informatica
8 21 (3.45%) AppDynamics
9 20 (3.28%) Sybase
10 16 (2.63%) SAP
11 15 (2.46%) HP
12 14 (2.30%) CA
13 13 (2.13%) BEA
13 13 (2.13%) Cisco
14 11 (1.81%) ATG
15 10 (1.64%) Siebel
15 10 (1.64%) Teradata
15 10 (1.64%) WorldPay
16 9 (1.48%) AlienVault
16 9 (1.48%) Palo Alto
London
Avance Consulting
Rate: From £0 to £0 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lafosse Contractors
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago