Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 225 255 284
Rank change year-on-year +30 +29 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 185 289 412
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.04% 0.96% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 4.03% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 203 269
Median daily rate £535 £463 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.57% +2.21% -4.74%
10th Percentile £347 £313 £325
90th Percentile £719 £648 £625
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.75 £42.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -14.88% - +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 4,167 7,172 10,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.37% 23.72% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,968 5,206 8,094
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £350 £363 £363
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £480
% change year-on-year +2.63% -1.04% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 38
Median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% +18.18% +3.40%
10th Percentile £21.40 £15.00 £18.12
90th Percentile £68.00 £54.28 £44.88
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - -8.77% -3.39%

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 22 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 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 +82 31 £600 +40.35% 5
South London +40 2 £540 +44.00%
North London +10 2 - -
West London +40 1 - -
East London +37 1 £443 -19.55% 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Oracle
2 123 (66.49%) SQL
3 72 (38.92%) PL/SQL
4 71 (38.38%) Finance
5 61 (32.97%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 54 (29.19%) Linux
8 53 (28.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 52 (28.11%) Performance Tuning
10 45 (24.32%) Banking
11 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (22.70%) Python
12 41 (22.16%) Data Modelling
13 36 (19.46%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (18.92%) Windows
15 34 (18.38%) Scrum
15 34 (18.38%) Relational Database
15 34 (18.38%) Test Automation
16 32 (17.30%) Security Cleared
16 32 (17.30%) SQL Server
17 31 (16.76%) Java
18 28 (15.14%) Investment Banking
19 27 (14.59%) Unix
20 26 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (13.51%) Analytics
22 23 (12.43%) Kanban
22 23 (12.43%) Spring
23 22 (11.89%) Oracle ODI
24 21 (11.35%) Oracle BI EE
24 21 (11.35%) 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 17 (9.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 17 (9.19%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.32%) Red Hat Fuse
3 6 (3.24%) Confluence
3 6 (3.24%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.16%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.16%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.62%) Apache
5 3 (1.62%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.62%) CMS
5 3 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.62%) JBoss
5 3 (1.62%) Jetty
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (1.08%) Drupal
6 2 (1.08%) IIS
6 2 (1.08%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (8.65%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.03%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (5.41%) SunGard Martini
4 8 (4.32%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (3.78%) HFM
6 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (1.62%) Aligne
7 3 (1.62%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 3 (1.62%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.81%) AWS
2 17 (9.19%) Azure
3 9 (4.86%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.78%) GitHub
5 6 (3.24%) SaaS
6 5 (2.70%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.70%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.16%) Serverless
7 4 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.62%) PaaS
9 2 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.54%) GCP
10 1 (0.54%) IaaS
10 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.16%) DNS
1 4 (2.16%) Firewall
1 4 (2.16%) SAN
2 3 (1.62%) DHCP
2 3 (1.62%) SSH
3 2 (1.08%) FTP
3 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) DMZ
4 1 (0.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.97%) Data Warehouse
2 60 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 53 (28.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 34 (18.38%) Relational Database
5 32 (17.30%) SQL Server
6 22 (11.89%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (11.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (8.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (8.65%) RDBMS
9 14 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (7.57%) Star Schema
9 14 (7.57%) Tableau
10 12 (6.49%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (5.95%) MySQL
12 10 (5.41%) MongoDB
12 10 (5.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 10 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (3.78%) Endeca
14 7 (3.78%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 17 (9.19%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (8.65%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.11%) Subversion
4 13 (7.03%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.49%) Maven
6 10 (5.41%) CppUnit
7 9 (4.86%) JIRA
8 6 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.70%) Selenium
10 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.16%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.62%) Ant
11 3 (1.62%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.62%) Hudson
11 3 (1.62%) JUnit
11 3 (1.62%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.62%) Poseidon for UML
11 3 (1.62%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 71 (38.38%) Finance
2 45 (24.32%) Banking
3 28 (15.14%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.24%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.62%) Front Office
5 3 (1.62%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) International Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (38.38%) Developer
2 37 (20.00%) DBA
3 34 (18.38%) Oracle DBA
4 26 (14.05%) Oracle Developer
5 20 (10.81%) Architect
6 19 (10.27%) Data Engineer
7 16 (8.65%) SQL Developer
8 14 (7.57%) Java Developer
9 13 (7.03%) Consultant
9 13 (7.03%) PL/SQL Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Analyst
11 10 (5.41%) C++ Developer
11 10 (5.41%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
11 10 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
11 10 (5.41%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.86%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 9 (4.86%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 9 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (4.32%) Administrator
13 8 (4.32%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.43%) Spring
2 19 (10.27%) .NET
2 19 (10.27%) XML
3 16 (8.65%) Spring Boot
4 14 (7.57%) Middleware
4 14 (7.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 13 (7.03%) Kafka
5 13 (7.03%) STL
6 12 (6.49%) JSON
6 12 (6.49%) REST
7 11 (5.95%) JMS
8 10 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (5.41%) Web Services
9 9 (4.86%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.32%) HTML
11 7 (3.78%) WinForms
12 6 (3.24%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.24%) HTML5
12 6 (3.24%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (3.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.65%) Credit Risk
3 15 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 15 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.86%) Derivative
5 7 (3.78%) Clustering
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle Exalytics
5 7 (3.78%) Replication
6 5 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.70%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.16%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.16%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.16%) User Experience
8 3 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.62%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.08%) HACMP
9 2 (1.08%) NHS
9 2 (1.08%) PKI
9 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.19%) Linux
2 35 (18.92%) Windows
3 27 (14.59%) Unix
4 13 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.24%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.70%) CentOS
6 5 (2.70%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.70%) Solaris
7 3 (1.62%) Android
7 3 (1.62%) Debian
7 3 (1.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.62%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) AIX
8 2 (1.08%) HPUX
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.11%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (22.16%) Data Modelling
4 36 (19.46%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (18.38%) Scrum
5 34 (18.38%) Test Automation
6 25 (13.51%) Analytics
7 23 (12.43%) Kanban
8 20 (10.81%) ETL
9 19 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (9.19%) Migration
10 17 (9.19%) Risk Management
10 17 (9.19%) SOA
11 16 (8.65%) Regression Testing
11 16 (8.65%) SDLC
12 15 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
13 14 (7.57%) Microservices
13 14 (7.57%) Unit Testing
14 13 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (7.03%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 123 (66.49%) SQL
2 72 (38.92%) PL/SQL
3 42 (22.70%) Python
4 31 (16.76%) Java
5 21 (11.35%) C#
6 17 (9.19%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.57%) C++
8 11 (5.95%) Perl
9 8 (4.32%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.78%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.78%) Java 8
10 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.70%) XPath
11 5 (2.70%) XQuery
12 3 (1.62%) C
12 3 (1.62%) Clojure
12 3 (1.62%) Groovy
12 3 (1.62%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.62%) Scala
12 3 (1.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (17.30%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.86%) Degree
5 2 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.54%) CIMA
6 1 (0.54%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) QA
2 6 (3.24%) SLA
3 3 (1.62%) PMO
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.54%) COREP
5 1 (0.54%) FINREP
5 1 (0.54%) GAAP
5 1 (0.54%) IFRS
System Software
1 17 (9.19%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.78%) Docker
3 5 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.62%) Xen
5 2 (1.08%) KVM
5 2 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.95%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (4.32%) Puppet
3 7 (3.78%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.16%) Ansible
4 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (2.16%) Foglight
4 4 (2.16%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.62%) Salt
6 2 (1.08%) Control-M
6 2 (1.08%) Nagios
6 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.08%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.08%) WMI
7 1 (0.54%) SELinux
7 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.54%) Terraform
7 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 185 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (8.11%) Informatica
3 12 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.41%) FIS
4 10 (5.41%) SunGard
5 9 (4.86%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.78%) Hyperion
6 7 (3.78%) SAP
6 7 (3.78%) Sybase
7 6 (3.24%) Murex
8 5 (2.70%) Google
8 5 (2.70%) Pega
8 5 (2.70%) VMware
9 4 (2.16%) Citrix
9 4 (2.16%) Delphix
9 4 (2.16%) IBM
9 4 (2.16%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.62%) Axway
10 3 (1.62%) Confluent
10 3 (1.62%) Sparx