Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 178 150
Rank change year-on-year -52 -28 -39
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 531 689 788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.12% 1.54% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.70% 6.56% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 389 452
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £650 £575 £625
England median daily rate £426 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +0.29% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% -13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £17.43 £31.25 £18.87
90th Percentile £54.25 £33.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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 11288 10507 11124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.74% 23.51% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8418 7430 7934
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £310
90th Percentile £663 £638 £630
England median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 39 69
London median hourly rate £27.33 £29.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +35.82% -20.00%
10th Percentile £18.08 £15.25 £15.31
90th Percentile £58.75 £68.15 £100.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.36% - +5.77%

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 12 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor 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 12 December 2017. 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 -38 72 £525 +23.53% 5
West London +1 50 £488 +14.71% 3
South London -64 17 £395 -10.73% 3
East London -20 8 £425 -15.00% 4
North London - 3 £213 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 531 (100.00%) Oracle
2 322 (60.64%) SQL
3 169 (31.83%) Java
4 153 (28.81%) PL/SQL
5 148 (27.87%) Linux
5 148 (27.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 136 (25.61%) Finance
7 120 (22.60%) Unix
8 110 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
9 98 (18.46%) SQL Server
10 97 (18.27%) Relational Database
11 92 (17.33%) Security Cleared
12 83 (15.63%) Migration
13 81 (15.25%) XML
13 81 (15.25%) Banking
14 78 (14.69%) Python
14 78 (14.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 73 (13.75%) Web Services
15 73 (13.75%) RDBMS
15 73 (13.75%) DevOps
16 72 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (12.43%) Shell Script
18 61 (11.49%) .NET
19 59 (11.11%) C#
20 54 (10.17%) Microsoft
21 52 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
22 49 (9.23%) Data Migration
22 49 (9.23%) Puppet
23 48 (9.04%) SC Cleared
24 46 (8.66%) Performance Tuning

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 44 (8.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (5.27%) Confluence
2 28 (5.27%) WebLogic
3 27 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 20 (3.77%) Apache
4 20 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 18 (3.39%) Apache Spark
5 18 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.88%) IIS
6 10 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.51%) nginx
7 8 (1.51%) WebSphere Portal
8 7 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.32%) JBoss
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 35 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (1.32%) HipChat
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (4.33%) Oracle Payables
3 22 (4.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 18 (3.39%) Oracle iProcurement
5 17 (3.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (3.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 16 (3.01%) Oracle Assets
6 16 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (2.07%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 10 (1.88%) Oracle Retail
9 9 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (1.51%) Oracle Cash Management
11 7 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (1.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 5 (0.94%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle TCA
14 3 (0.56%) PeopleSoft HCM
15 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.32%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.75%) PaaS
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.56%) IaaS
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.19%) FinancialForce
7 1 (0.19%) Office 365
7 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.03%) SAN
2 27 (5.08%) Firewall
3 16 (3.01%) Internet
4 10 (1.88%) SMS
5 9 (1.69%) NAS
5 9 (1.69%) Network Security
6 7 (1.32%) LDAP
7 5 (0.94%) HTTP
8 3 (0.56%) DNS
8 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.38%) SSL
9 2 (0.38%) WAN
10 1 (0.19%) AMQP
10 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.19%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.19%) SNMP
10 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (27.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 98 (18.46%) SQL Server
3 97 (18.27%) Relational Database
4 78 (14.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 73 (13.75%) RDBMS
6 52 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
8 43 (8.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 40 (7.53%) Big Data
10 38 (7.16%) Oracle Reports
11 36 (6.78%) Oracle ODI
12 35 (6.59%) Hadoop
13 34 (6.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 27 (5.08%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (3.20%) DB2
16 17 (3.20%) OLTP
17 16 (3.01%) Apache Hive
18 15 (2.82%) GIS
19 13 (2.45%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 42 (7.91%) JIRA
2 33 (6.21%) Jenkins
3 29 (5.46%) Subversion
4 26 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 26 (4.90%) Maven
5 25 (4.71%) Bitbucket
6 16 (3.01%) JUnit
6 16 (3.01%) Selenium
7 15 (2.82%) Eclipse
8 13 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (2.07%) Cucumber
9 11 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
10 10 (1.88%) Ant
10 10 (1.88%) IntelliJ
10 10 (1.88%) Mercurial
11 9 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.69%) SonarQube
12 7 (1.32%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.32%) Toad
12 7 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 136 (25.61%) Finance
2 81 (15.25%) Banking
3 33 (6.21%) Front Office
4 31 (5.84%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.82%) Retail
6 13 (2.45%) Billing
7 11 (2.07%) General Ledger
7 11 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.51%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.32%) Electronics
9 7 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.32%) Marketing
10 5 (0.94%) Games
11 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 4 (0.75%) Prime Brokerage
12 2 (0.38%) French Language
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
12 2 (0.38%) International Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 207 (38.98%) Developer
2 78 (14.69%) DBA
3 77 (14.50%) Oracle Developer
4 75 (14.12%) Oracle DBA
5 56 (10.55%) Java Developer
6 39 (7.34%) Analyst
6 39 (7.34%) Consultant
7 37 (6.97%) Architect
8 35 (6.59%) C# Developer
9 32 (6.03%) Senior Developer
9 32 (6.03%) SQL Developer
10 25 (4.71%) Oracle Consultant
11 24 (4.52%) .NET Developer
11 24 (4.52%) Administrator
11 24 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (4.14%) PL/SQL Developer
13 18 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.20%) C++ Developer
14 17 (3.20%) OBIEE Consultant
14 17 (3.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (15.25%) XML
2 73 (13.75%) Web Services
3 61 (11.49%) .NET
4 38 (7.16%) Spring
5 35 (6.59%) J2EE
6 30 (5.65%) SOAP
7 28 (5.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 25 (4.71%) .NET Framework
8 25 (4.71%) JSON
9 23 (4.33%) Hibernate
9 23 (4.33%) Middleware
9 23 (4.33%) WinForms
10 21 (3.95%) AngularJS
10 21 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
10 21 (3.95%) REST
11 18 (3.39%) JSF
12 17 (3.20%) HTML
12 17 (3.20%) Kafka
13 16 (3.01%) STL
13 16 (3.01%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.71%) Computer Science
2 24 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.14%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.26%) Clustering
5 10 (1.88%) Data Structures
6 9 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.32%) Equities
8 6 (1.13%) Credit Derivative
8 6 (1.13%) Derivative
8 6 (1.13%) User Experience
9 5 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.94%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.56%) DataPower
10 3 (0.56%) Fintech
10 3 (0.56%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.56%) Replication
11 2 (0.38%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 148 (27.87%) Linux
2 120 (22.60%) Unix
3 41 (7.72%) Windows
4 35 (6.59%) Solaris
5 28 (5.27%) AIX
6 18 (3.39%) Windows Server
7 14 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.51%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.75%) Android
11 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.56%) Debian
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.38%) SUSE
12 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (15.63%) Migration
3 73 (13.75%) DevOps
4 72 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (9.23%) Data Migration
6 46 (8.66%) Data Modelling
6 46 (8.66%) ETL
6 46 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
7 45 (8.47%) SOA
8 41 (7.72%) OO
9 35 (6.59%) High Availability
10 34 (6.40%) TDD
11 32 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (5.84%) Scrum
12 31 (5.84%) Software Engineering
13 26 (4.90%) SDLC
14 24 (4.52%) Coaching
15 23 (4.33%) Analytics
15 23 (4.33%) Data Cleansing
15 23 (4.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 322 (60.64%) SQL
2 169 (31.83%) Java
3 153 (28.81%) PL/SQL
4 78 (14.69%) Python
5 66 (12.43%) Shell Script
6 59 (11.11%) C#
7 30 (5.65%) JavaScript
8 29 (5.46%) C++
9 28 (5.27%) VBA
10 25 (4.71%) Perl
11 24 (4.52%) VB.NET
12 21 (3.95%) VB
13 17 (3.20%) Ruby
14 15 (2.82%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.82%) C
15 11 (2.07%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.88%) Scala
17 8 (1.51%) Go
18 7 (1.32%) XAML
19 5 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 92 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 48 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.21%) DV Cleared
4 22 (4.14%) Degree
5 14 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (2.07%) ISEB
7 10 (1.88%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.56%) OCP
10 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.19%) MCITP
12 1 (0.19%) MCPD
12 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.26%) QA
3 7 (1.32%) GCP
4 6 (1.13%) MiFID
5 5 (0.94%) SLA
6 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) IFRS
7 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 42 (7.91%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (4.71%) Docker
3 22 (4.14%) Active Directory
4 17 (3.20%) Oracle Clusterware
5 16 (3.01%) HDFS
6 15 (2.82%) Apache Flume
7 8 (1.51%) etcd
8 4 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.38%) SRDF
9 2 (0.38%) Varnish
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (9.23%) Puppet
2 45 (8.47%) Data Guard
3 33 (6.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 26 (4.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 23 (4.33%) Ambari
5 23 (4.33%) Kubernetes
6 20 (3.77%) Ansible
7 16 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (3.01%) Oracle Flashback
7 16 (3.01%) ZABBIX
8 15 (2.82%) Oozie
9 11 (2.07%) Kibana
9 11 (2.07%) logstash
9 11 (2.07%) Tivoli
10 9 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (1.69%) Terraform
11 8 (1.51%) Consul
11 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 8 (1.51%) Graphite
11 8 (1.51%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 531 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 45 (8.47%) IBM
4 23 (4.33%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.95%) Sybase
6 18 (3.39%) Atlassian
6 18 (3.39%) SAP
7 14 (2.64%) VMware
8 12 (2.26%) Informatica
8 12 (2.26%) WSO2
9 10 (1.88%) HP
10 8 (1.51%) Fujitsu
10 8 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
10 8 (1.51%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.32%) Hyperion
11 7 (1.32%) Tableau
12 6 (1.13%) Citrix
13 5 (0.94%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.94%) Retek
14 4 (0.75%) Charles River