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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 266 265 238
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27 +28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 374 221 202
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.98% 0.91% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.70% 3.87% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 153 138
10th Percentile £363 £375 £319
25th Percentile £450 £431 £361
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £500 £463
Median % change year-on-year +13.00% +8.11% +1.87%
75th Percentile £700 £608 £547
90th Percentile £825 £750 £641
England median daily rate £520 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +9.47% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £41.25 - -
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
75th Percentile £43.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £46.44 £40.75
% change year-on-year -8.47% +13.95% -1.81%

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 7,953 5,708 4,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.78% 23.51% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,860 4,026 3,564
10th Percentile £406 £375 £363
25th Percentile £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £579 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.26% - -
75th Percentile £700 £638 £625
90th Percentile £788 £713 £703
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 28
10th Percentile £26.25 £11.60 £15.81
25th Percentile £27.75 £20.00 £19.55
Median hourly rate £52.50 £29.63 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +77.22% +18.50% +2.04%
75th Percentile £72.50 £57.63 £34.69
90th Percentile £75.67 £65.60 £47.83
England median hourly rate £44.48 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +83.40% -1.86% -17.63%

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 23 May 2022.

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
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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -20 41 £500 - 3
East London - 13 £400 - 2
South London - 8 £550 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 374 (100.00%) Oracle
2 248 (66.31%) SQL
3 133 (35.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 132 (35.29%) PL/SQL
5 110 (29.41%) Java
6 100 (26.74%) Social Skills
7 98 (26.20%) Finance
8 95 (25.40%) Windows
9 91 (24.33%) C#
10 84 (22.46%) Relational Database
10 84 (22.46%) DevOps
11 83 (22.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 81 (21.66%) Linux
13 79 (21.12%) .NET
13 79 (21.12%) Banking
14 73 (19.52%) Agile
15 72 (19.25%) Performance Tuning
16 67 (17.91%) SQL Server
17 62 (16.58%) Python
17 62 (16.58%) Problem-Solving
18 56 (14.97%) Unix
19 54 (14.44%) Git (software)
20 51 (13.64%) CI/CD
21 49 (13.10%) Migration
22 48 (12.83%) XML
22 48 (12.83%) C++
23 44 (11.76%) .NET Framework
23 44 (11.76%) Jenkins
24 43 (11.50%) T-SQL
25 42 (11.23%) Visual Studio

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 24 (6.42%) Tomcat
2 23 (6.15%) WebLogic
3 21 (5.61%) Oracle Coherence
4 20 (5.35%) Confluence
4 20 (5.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.60%) Apache
6 6 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (1.34%) IIS
7 5 (1.34%) JBoss
7 5 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.34%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.07%) PowerExchange
8 4 (1.07%) WildFly
9 3 (0.80%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.74%) Oracle 11i
2 13 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (2.94%) SunGard Martini
4 6 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.07%) Endur
5 4 (1.07%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (1.07%) Sonata
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Utilities
6 3 (0.80%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.70%) AWS
2 32 (8.56%) Azure
3 19 (5.08%) GitHub
4 12 (3.21%) IaaS
5 8 (2.14%) PaaS
6 7 (1.87%) GCP
7 5 (1.34%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.34%) Power Platform
7 5 (1.34%) SaaS
8 4 (1.07%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.80%) Nutanix
9 3 (0.80%) Snowflake
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.53%) Rubrik
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Functions
11 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.67%) Kerberos
3 8 (2.14%) HTTP
4 7 (1.87%) FTP
5 5 (1.34%) Firewall
5 5 (1.34%) Internet
5 5 (1.34%) SSL
6 3 (0.80%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.80%) SAN
7 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.53%) Intranet
7 2 (0.53%) Network Security
7 2 (0.53%) VPN
8 1 (0.27%) DNS
8 1 (0.27%) IPsec
8 1 (0.27%) LAN
8 1 (0.27%) VLAN
8 1 (0.27%) VSAN
8 1 (0.27%) WAN
8 1 (0.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (35.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 84 (22.46%) Relational Database
3 83 (22.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 67 (17.91%) SQL Server
5 35 (9.36%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (8.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 31 (8.29%) RDBMS
7 20 (5.35%) MySQL
8 19 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (4.01%) MongoDB
11 14 (3.74%) Oracle9i Database
12 12 (3.21%) Oracle Exadata
13 11 (2.94%) NoSQL
14 9 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 6 (1.60%) Metadata
17 5 (1.34%) DB2
17 5 (1.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 54 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 44 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 42 (11.23%) Visual Studio
4 40 (10.70%) JIRA
5 36 (9.63%) Bitbucket
6 35 (9.36%) Oracle APEX
7 34 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 29 (7.75%) IntelliJ
9 23 (6.15%) Subversion
10 22 (5.88%) SonarQube
11 18 (4.81%) Maven
12 14 (3.74%) Artifactory
12 14 (3.74%) IBM UrbanCode
13 13 (3.48%) CppUnit
14 12 (3.21%) Postman
14 12 (3.21%) Robot Framework
15 11 (2.94%) Ant
15 11 (2.94%) Eclipse
16 9 (2.41%) JUnit
17 8 (2.14%) Flyway
General
1 100 (26.74%) Social Skills
2 98 (26.20%) Finance
3 79 (21.12%) Banking
4 35 (9.36%) Investment Banking
5 26 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (5.08%) Public Sector
7 16 (4.28%) Back Office
8 10 (2.67%) Presentation Skills
9 9 (2.41%) Legal
10 7 (1.87%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.87%) Front Office
11 4 (1.07%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (0.80%) Local Government
12 3 (0.80%) Public Speaking
13 2 (0.53%) Automotive
13 2 (0.53%) Billing
13 2 (0.53%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.53%) Law
13 2 (0.53%) Military
13 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 196 (52.41%) Developer
2 83 (22.19%) DBA
3 73 (19.52%) Oracle DBA
4 54 (14.44%) C# Developer
5 49 (13.10%) Java Developer
6 43 (11.50%) Oracle Developer
7 27 (7.22%) .NET Developer
8 26 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (6.68%) DevOps Developer
10 24 (6.42%) Administrator
11 22 (5.88%) C++ Developer
12 21 (5.61%) Senior Developer
13 20 (5.35%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
14 14 (3.74%) Middleware Developer
15 13 (3.48%) PostgreSQL DBA
16 12 (3.21%) Analyst
17 11 (2.94%) C++/C# Developer
17 11 (2.94%) Java Engineer
18 10 (2.67%) Python Developer
18 10 (2.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (21.12%) .NET
2 48 (12.83%) XML
3 44 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 37 (9.89%) JSON
5 35 (9.36%) Spring
6 32 (8.56%) REST
7 26 (6.95%) Middleware
7 26 (6.95%) Spring Boot
8 25 (6.68%) AngularJS
9 22 (5.88%) STL
10 21 (5.61%) .NET Core
10 21 (5.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 17 (4.55%) Node.js
12 16 (4.28%) HTML
13 15 (4.01%) IBM Integration Bus
14 14 (3.74%) WPF
15 12 (3.21%) CSS
15 12 (3.21%) Hibernate
15 12 (3.21%) J2EE
15 12 (3.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.15%) Replication
2 19 (5.08%) Clustering
3 14 (3.74%) DataPower
3 14 (3.74%) Fixed Income
4 12 (3.21%) SWIFT
5 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.41%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.14%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.87%) Derivative
8 6 (1.60%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.60%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.07%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.07%) Equities
10 4 (1.07%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 95 (25.40%) Windows
2 81 (21.66%) Linux
3 56 (14.97%) Unix
4 26 (6.95%) Windows Server
5 17 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (3.74%) AIX
7 11 (2.94%) Solaris
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.80%) SUSE
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.80%) zOS
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) VMS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.46%) DevOps
2 73 (19.52%) Agile
3 72 (19.25%) Performance Tuning
4 62 (16.58%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (13.64%) CI/CD
6 49 (13.10%) Migration
7 42 (11.23%) Test Automation
8 41 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (9.63%) Data Analysis
10 34 (9.09%) Microservices
11 31 (8.29%) Software Engineering
12 30 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
13 29 (7.75%) Unit Testing
14 27 (7.22%) Computer Science
14 27 (7.22%) Scrum
14 27 (7.22%) TDD
15 25 (6.68%) Multithreading
15 25 (6.68%) Regression Testing
16 23 (6.15%) ETL
17 22 (5.88%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 248 (66.31%) SQL
2 132 (35.29%) PL/SQL
3 110 (29.41%) Java
4 91 (24.33%) C#
5 62 (16.58%) Python
6 48 (12.83%) C++
7 43 (11.50%) T-SQL
8 38 (10.16%) Shell Script
9 21 (5.61%) JavaScript
10 18 (4.81%) C
10 18 (4.81%) Korn
11 14 (3.74%) VB
11 14 (3.74%) VBA
12 13 (3.48%) VB.NET
13 12 (3.21%) Bash
14 11 (2.94%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.67%) Perl
16 8 (2.14%) Scala
17 5 (1.34%) Ruby
18 4 (1.07%) Go
Qualifications
1 39 (10.43%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.95%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.68%) Degree
4 18 (4.81%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (2.14%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.80%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.53%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.27%) CCNP
11 1 (0.27%) CIMA
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB
11 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.27%) MBA
11 1 (0.27%) OCP
11 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.22%) QA
2 13 (3.48%) GDPR
3 10 (2.67%) SEPA
4 7 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.60%) Accessibility
6 4 (1.07%) WCAG
7 3 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.80%) MiFID
8 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.27%) GAAP
9 1 (0.27%) IFRS
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.27%) NCSC
9 1 (0.27%) SLA
9 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (10.43%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (5.08%) Docker
3 15 (4.01%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (9.89%) Data Guard
2 27 (7.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 24 (6.42%) Ansible
4 19 (5.08%) ITRS Geneos
5 18 (4.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 16 (4.28%) Kubernetes
7 14 (3.74%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
8 12 (3.21%) BladeLogic
9 11 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 11 (2.94%) Terraform
10 9 (2.41%) Control-M
11 7 (1.87%) Oracle Flashback
12 6 (1.60%) Consul
13 4 (1.07%) Grafana
13 4 (1.07%) Puppet
13 4 (1.07%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.80%) IBM Guardium
14 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 2 (0.53%) Istio
Vendors
1 374 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (10.96%) IBM
3 24 (6.42%) Citrix
4 14 (3.74%) Green Hat
5 13 (3.48%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.48%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.94%) FIS
6 11 (2.94%) SunGard
7 10 (2.67%) VMware
8 8 (2.14%) Informatica
8 8 (2.14%) Sybase
9 7 (1.87%) OpenLink
9 7 (1.87%) SAP
9 7 (1.87%) Splunk
10 5 (1.34%) Google
11 4 (1.07%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.07%) BMC
11 4 (1.07%) Delphix
11 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.80%) CyberArk