Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 202 149
Rank change year-on-year -93 -53 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 383 527 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.85% 1.32% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 5.40% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 354 465
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £315 £313 £313
90th Percentile £588 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
London median hourly rate £42.00 £60.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +41.18% +52.99%
10th Percentile £41.20 £57.50 £40.25
90th Percentile £42.80 £62.50 £46.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.20% -8.29%

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 11,367 9,755 10,254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.17% 24.35% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,510 7,072 7,461
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 46 59
London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +10.91% +0.68%
10th Percentile £20.25 £18.97 £17.45
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.25 £99.20
England median hourly rate £34.50 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +14.00%

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018. 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 -64 64 £489 +15.00% 19
West London -15 41 £550 +120.00% 15
South London -43 15 £475 -5.00% 2
East London -14 9 £438 -20.45% 4
North London +5 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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.

1 383 (100.00%) Oracle
2 227 (59.27%) SQL
3 141 (36.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 134 (34.99%) PL/SQL
5 118 (30.81%) Finance
6 108 (28.20%) Java
7 100 (26.11%) Windows
8 97 (25.33%) SQL Server
9 95 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (24.54%) Unix
11 93 (24.28%) Linux
12 73 (19.06%) Microsoft
13 65 (16.97%) Oracle Database 12c
14 63 (16.45%) XML
15 62 (16.19%) Banking
16 54 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
17 53 (13.84%) Python
18 52 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
19 51 (13.32%) Git (software)
19 51 (13.32%) Web Services
20 50 (13.05%) C#
20 50 (13.05%) Oracle Database 10g
20 50 (13.05%) Migration
21 49 (12.79%) Data Warehouse
21 49 (12.79%) .NET
22 48 (12.53%) ETL
23 46 (12.01%) J2EE
23 46 (12.01%) Security Cleared
24 44 (11.49%) Relational Database
24 44 (11.49%) JIRA

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 36 (9.40%) WebLogic
2 30 (7.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (6.53%) WebSphere
4 21 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (5.22%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.44%) Apache Spark
6 17 (4.44%) Confluence
7 16 (4.18%) JBoss
8 13 (3.39%) WebSphere Portal
9 10 (2.61%) IIS
9 10 (2.61%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (2.35%) Apache
11 8 (2.09%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (2.09%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.31%) Jetty
14 4 (1.04%) CMS
14 4 (1.04%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.31%) HipChat
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 20 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.09%) Endur
5 7 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (1.57%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 4 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle TCA
9 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.52%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.26%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (2.35%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (2.35%) GitHub
5 7 (1.83%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.31%) IaaS
7 4 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.04%) Office 365
8 3 (0.78%) PaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.52%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.52%) FinancialForce
9 2 (0.52%) SaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Serverless
9 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.87%) Firewall
2 9 (2.35%) SAN
3 7 (1.83%) BIG-IP
4 6 (1.57%) DNS
5 4 (1.04%) HTTP
5 4 (1.04%) SSH
6 3 (0.78%) DHCP
6 3 (0.78%) Internet
6 3 (0.78%) NAS
6 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.52%) Broadband
7 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.52%) Intranet
7 2 (0.52%) LAN
7 2 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.52%) Skype
7 2 (0.52%) SSL
7 2 (0.52%) VoIP
7 2 (0.52%) WAN
7 2 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (36.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 97 (25.33%) SQL Server
3 65 (16.97%) Oracle Database 12c
4 50 (13.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 49 (12.79%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (11.49%) Relational Database
7 33 (8.62%) RDBMS
8 30 (7.83%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (5.74%) GIS
10 21 (5.48%) MySQL
11 18 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (4.44%) PowerCenter
13 16 (4.18%) Big Data
13 16 (4.18%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (3.39%) MongoDB
15 12 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (3.13%) Hadoop
15 12 (3.13%) Power BI
15 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (2.87%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 51 (13.32%) Git (software)
2 44 (11.49%) JIRA
3 33 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 26 (6.79%) Maven
4 26 (6.79%) Subversion
5 22 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 13 (3.39%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.13%) Bitbucket
8 12 (3.13%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.87%) Mercurial
9 11 (2.87%) Oracle APEX
10 10 (2.61%) Eclipse
10 10 (2.61%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.35%) IntelliJ
12 8 (2.09%) Gradle
12 8 (2.09%) JUnit
12 8 (2.09%) Selenium
13 7 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 118 (30.81%) Finance
2 62 (16.19%) Banking
3 19 (4.96%) Front Office
3 19 (4.96%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.04%) Back Office
5 4 (1.04%) General Ledger
6 3 (0.78%) Retail
7 2 (0.52%) Advertising
7 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) French Language
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Local Government
8 1 (0.26%) Marketing
8 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (41.78%) Developer
2 65 (16.97%) DBA
3 56 (14.62%) Oracle DBA
4 37 (9.66%) Oracle Developer
5 36 (9.40%) Analyst
6 32 (8.36%) SQL Developer
7 29 (7.57%) .NET Developer
8 27 (7.05%) C# Developer
8 27 (7.05%) Java Developer
9 25 (6.53%) Architect
10 24 (6.27%) Senior Developer
11 21 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (5.48%) PL/SQL Developer
12 19 (4.96%) Consultant
13 17 (4.44%) Administrator
14 16 (4.18%) Data Analyst
14 16 (4.18%) Oracle Consultant
15 13 (3.39%) Integration Engineer
15 13 (3.39%) Software Development Engineer
15 13 (3.39%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (16.45%) XML
2 51 (13.32%) Web Services
3 49 (12.79%) .NET
4 46 (12.01%) J2EE
5 30 (7.83%) Spring
6 26 (6.79%) .NET Framework
6 26 (6.79%) JSON
7 25 (6.53%) JSF
7 25 (6.53%) Middleware
7 25 (6.53%) REST
8 23 (6.01%) SOAP
9 21 (5.48%) Hibernate
9 21 (5.48%) HTML
10 19 (4.96%) JMS
11 17 (4.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 17 (4.44%) WinForms
12 16 (4.18%) CSS
13 14 (3.66%) WPF
13 14 (3.66%) XSLT
14 11 (2.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.39%) Replication
5 12 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.13%) Derivative
6 11 (2.87%) Clustering
7 7 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.57%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.57%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.31%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (1.31%) Freedom of Information
9 5 (1.31%) iPad
9 5 (1.31%) User Experience
10 4 (1.04%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 100 (26.11%) Windows
2 94 (24.54%) Unix
3 93 (24.28%) Linux
4 28 (7.31%) Solaris
5 27 (7.05%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.57%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.31%) Android
9 5 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.04%) AIX
10 4 (1.04%) CentOS
11 3 (0.78%) Debian
11 3 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.52%) SUSE
12 2 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
4 50 (13.05%) Migration
5 48 (12.53%) ETL
6 41 (10.70%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (9.66%) Software Engineering
8 34 (8.88%) DevOps
9 31 (8.09%) Requirements Analysis
10 30 (7.83%) SOA
11 29 (7.57%) Data Modelling
12 28 (7.31%) Analytics
12 28 (7.31%) Test Automation
12 28 (7.31%) Web Application Development
13 25 (6.53%) Software Architecture
14 23 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (6.01%) Quality Management
15 22 (5.74%) Data Analysis
15 22 (5.74%) Scrum
15 22 (5.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 227 (59.27%) SQL
2 134 (34.99%) PL/SQL
3 108 (28.20%) Java
4 53 (13.84%) Python
5 50 (13.05%) C#
6 37 (9.66%) Shell Script
7 29 (7.57%) T-SQL
8 26 (6.79%) C
9 25 (6.53%) JavaScript
10 23 (6.01%) Perl
11 21 (5.48%) PowerShell
12 18 (4.70%) Bash Shell
12 18 (4.70%) Scala
12 18 (4.70%) VBA
13 17 (4.44%) VB.NET
14 13 (3.39%) VB
15 12 (3.13%) C++
16 11 (2.87%) Ruby
17 7 (1.83%) Java 8
17 7 (1.83%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (12.01%) Security Cleared
2 27 (7.05%) DV Cleared
3 22 (5.74%) Degree
4 15 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.61%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.52%) MCP
9 2 (0.52%) MCPD
9 2 (0.52%) MCSA
9 2 (0.52%) MCSE
9 2 (0.52%) MCTS
9 2 (0.52%) OCP
9 2 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MCITP
10 1 (0.26%) MCSD
10 1 (0.26%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.87%) GCP
2 8 (2.09%) QA
3 7 (1.83%) SLA
4 6 (1.57%) MiFID
5 4 (1.04%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.78%) HL7
7 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.52%) SEPA
8 1 (0.26%) COREP
8 1 (0.26%) DICOM
8 1 (0.26%) FINREP
8 1 (0.26%) GDPR
8 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (8.88%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.66%) Docker
4 8 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.52%) KVM
7 2 (0.52%) LXC
7 2 (0.52%) NFS
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.52%) vCloud
7 2 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.52%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.26%) HDFS
8 1 (0.26%) Samba
8 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (9.14%) Data Guard
2 23 (6.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (3.39%) Ansible
3 13 (3.39%) Puppet
4 12 (3.13%) Control-M
4 12 (3.13%) Kubernetes
5 11 (2.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (2.35%) Oozie
7 8 (2.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 8 (2.09%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 5 (1.31%) Rancher
9 5 (1.31%) yum
10 4 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.04%) Mesos
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 383 (100.00%) Oracle
2 73 (19.06%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.05%) IBM
3 27 (7.05%) Tableau
4 24 (6.27%) Informatica
5 22 (5.74%) Cognos
5 22 (5.74%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.66%) Sybase
7 13 (3.39%) Citrix
7 13 (3.39%) Fujitsu
7 13 (3.39%) Google
8 12 (3.13%) VMware
9 11 (2.87%) Cisco
9 11 (2.87%) SAP
10 10 (2.61%) Cloudera
11 8 (2.09%) Capita
11 8 (2.09%) OpenLink
12 7 (1.83%) Hyperion
13 6 (1.57%) BMC
13 6 (1.57%) F5