Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 176 153
Rank change year-on-year -58 -23 -39
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 517 636 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 1.51% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.69% 6.32% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 358 412
London median daily rate £475 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.69% +4.12%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £308
90th Percentile £650 £571 £624
England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
London median hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.54% -27.78% +50.00%
10th Percentile £17.20 £31.25 £19.78
90th Percentile £31.80 £33.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £30.58 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -23.56% +1.27% -16.84%

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 11,014 10,059 10,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.70% 23.91% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,281 7,141 7,505
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £311
90th Percentile £650 £638 £632
England median daily rate £470 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +9.94% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 46 63
London median hourly rate £26.78 £32.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.62% -4.41% +23.64%
10th Percentile £17.30 £15.25 £16.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £65.00 £100.00
England median hourly rate £31.31 £27.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year +12.83% -9.02% +6.31%

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 17 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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 -46 78 £525 +23.53% 18
West London +11 59 £538 +26.47% 11
South London -68 17 £395 -16.84% 1
East London -16 5 £429 -21.95% 2
North London - 3 £213 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 517 (100.00%) Oracle
2 319 (61.70%) SQL
3 160 (30.95%) Java
4 155 (29.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 153 (29.59%) PL/SQL
6 144 (27.85%) Finance
7 120 (23.21%) Linux
8 108 (20.89%) SQL Server
9 107 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
10 93 (17.99%) Unix
11 91 (17.60%) XML
12 90 (17.41%) Security Cleared
13 88 (17.02%) Relational Database
14 80 (15.47%) Python
15 77 (14.89%) Migration
15 77 (14.89%) Oracle Database 12c
16 76 (14.70%) Web Services
17 74 (14.31%) Banking
18 72 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
19 71 (13.73%) .NET
20 69 (13.35%) C#
21 68 (13.15%) RDBMS
22 66 (12.77%) DevOps
23 62 (11.99%) Microsoft
24 57 (11.03%) Shell Script
25 56 (10.83%) Oracle Database 10g
26 53 (10.25%) Data Migration
27 50 (9.67%) Windows
27 50 (9.67%) PostgreSQL
28 48 (9.28%) SOA

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 47 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 24 (4.64%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.26%) Confluence
3 22 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 22 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.68%) Oracle Workflow
5 18 (3.48%) Apache Spark
6 16 (3.09%) Apache
7 15 (2.90%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.32%) WebSphere Portal
9 11 (2.13%) IIS
10 8 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.55%) nginx
11 7 (1.35%) JBoss
12 6 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.97%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.77%) Mule
15 3 (0.58%) Liferay
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 39 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.48%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.97%) HipChat
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (7.16%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
3 30 (5.80%) Oracle Receivables
4 25 (4.84%) Oracle iProcurement
5 24 (4.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (4.64%) Oracle General Ledger
6 23 (4.45%) Oracle Assets
7 20 (3.87%) Oracle BPM
8 18 (3.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 10 (1.93%) Oracle Retail
10 9 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 5 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.97%) PeopleSoft Financials
14 4 (0.77%) Hyperion Planning
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle TCA
15 3 (0.58%) PeopleSoft HCM
16 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.32%) OpenShift
4 5 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.39%) Office 365
7 1 (0.19%) FinancialForce
7 1 (0.19%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.84%) Internet
2 24 (4.64%) SAN
3 18 (3.48%) Firewall
4 9 (1.74%) NAS
4 9 (1.74%) Network Security
5 8 (1.55%) SMS
6 5 (0.97%) HTTP
6 5 (0.97%) LDAP
7 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.39%) DNS
8 2 (0.39%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.19%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.19%) SNMP
9 1 (0.19%) SSL
9 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (29.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 108 (20.89%) SQL Server
3 88 (17.02%) Relational Database
4 77 (14.89%) Oracle Database 12c
5 68 (13.15%) RDBMS
6 56 (10.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 50 (9.67%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (8.32%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (7.54%) Big Data
10 38 (7.35%) Oracle ODI
11 37 (7.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 37 (7.16%) Oracle Reports
12 31 (6.00%) Hadoop
12 31 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 23 (4.45%) GIS
14 20 (3.87%) Oracle Discoverer
15 19 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (3.09%) Apache Hive
17 15 (2.90%) DB2
18 14 (2.71%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 39 (7.54%) JIRA
2 31 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.42%) Bitbucket
4 27 (5.22%) Jenkins
5 25 (4.84%) Subversion
6 20 (3.87%) Maven
7 13 (2.51%) Eclipse
7 13 (2.51%) JUnit
7 13 (2.51%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (2.32%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.93%) Selenium
10 9 (1.74%) IntelliJ
11 8 (1.55%) SonarQube
12 7 (1.35%) Ant
12 7 (1.35%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.16%) HP UFT
13 6 (1.16%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 144 (27.85%) Finance
2 74 (14.31%) Banking
3 31 (6.00%) Front Office
3 31 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 20 (3.87%) Billing
5 14 (2.71%) Retail
6 12 (2.32%) General Ledger
7 10 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.97%) Electronics
9 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.97%) Marketing
10 4 (0.77%) Back Office
10 4 (0.77%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (0.58%) German Language
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.39%) International Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 215 (41.59%) Developer
2 79 (15.28%) Oracle Developer
3 67 (12.96%) DBA
4 62 (11.99%) Oracle DBA
5 53 (10.25%) Java Developer
6 45 (8.70%) Analyst
7 43 (8.32%) C# Developer
8 42 (8.12%) Consultant
9 33 (6.38%) .NET Developer
10 32 (6.19%) Architect
10 32 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (5.80%) SQL Developer
12 29 (5.61%) Oracle Consultant
13 24 (4.64%) Senior Developer
14 23 (4.45%) Support Analyst
15 21 (4.06%) PL/SQL Developer
16 20 (3.87%) Administrator
16 20 (3.87%) OBIEE Consultant
16 20 (3.87%) Oracle Analyst
17 19 (3.68%) HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (17.60%) XML
2 76 (14.70%) Web Services
3 71 (13.73%) .NET
4 39 (7.54%) J2EE
5 36 (6.96%) .NET Framework
6 33 (6.38%) Spring
7 28 (5.42%) SOAP
8 24 (4.64%) JSON
9 23 (4.45%) JSF
9 23 (4.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 23 (4.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 23 (4.45%) WinForms
10 22 (4.26%) REST
11 21 (4.06%) AngularJS
11 21 (4.06%) HTML
11 21 (4.06%) Middleware
12 17 (3.29%) Hibernate
12 17 (3.29%) Kafka
13 16 (3.09%) WSDL
14 15 (2.90%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.71%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.51%) User Experience
5 10 (1.93%) Clustering
5 10 (1.93%) Data Structures
6 9 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.55%) Equities
8 7 (1.35%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (1.35%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.16%) Derivative
9 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.97%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.58%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.58%) DataPower
11 3 (0.58%) Fintech
11 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.58%) Replication
12 2 (0.39%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.39%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 120 (23.21%) Linux
2 93 (17.99%) Unix
3 50 (9.67%) Windows
4 27 (5.22%) Solaris
5 22 (4.26%) Windows Server
6 18 (3.48%) AIX
7 11 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.55%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.58%) Android
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) HPUX
11 1 (0.19%) SUSE
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (14.89%) Migration
3 72 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (12.77%) DevOps
5 53 (10.25%) Data Migration
6 48 (9.28%) SOA
7 42 (8.12%) ETL
8 41 (7.93%) Data Modelling
8 41 (7.93%) Software Engineering
9 39 (7.54%) OO
10 36 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
11 32 (6.19%) High Availability
12 31 (6.00%) TDD
12 31 (6.00%) Web Application Development
13 30 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (5.42%) Analytics
15 27 (5.22%) Software Architecture
16 26 (5.03%) Scrum
17 24 (4.64%) Coaching
18 23 (4.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 319 (61.70%) SQL
2 160 (30.95%) Java
3 153 (29.59%) PL/SQL
4 80 (15.47%) Python
5 69 (13.35%) C#
6 57 (11.03%) Shell Script
7 35 (6.77%) JavaScript
8 31 (6.00%) C++
9 29 (5.61%) VB.NET
10 28 (5.42%) VBA
11 25 (4.84%) VB
12 23 (4.45%) Perl
13 21 (4.06%) C
14 19 (3.68%) Ruby
15 18 (3.48%) T-SQL
16 14 (2.71%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.55%) Go
18 6 (1.16%) Scala
18 6 (1.16%) TypeScript
19 5 (0.97%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 90 (17.41%) Security Cleared
2 42 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 40 (7.74%) DV Cleared
4 23 (4.45%) Degree
5 16 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.55%) ISEB
7 7 (1.35%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.39%) MCITP
10 2 (0.39%) MCSA
10 2 (0.39%) OCP
11 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.19%) MCPD
11 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.68%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.51%) QA
3 6 (1.16%) SLA
4 5 (0.97%) GCP
5 4 (0.77%) MiFID
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) IFRS
7 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 34 (6.58%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 21 (4.06%) Docker
4 17 (3.29%) Oracle Clusterware
5 16 (3.09%) HDFS
6 15 (2.90%) Apache Flume
7 8 (1.55%) etcd
8 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.39%) SRDF
9 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (7.16%) Data Guard
2 34 (6.58%) Puppet
3 26 (5.03%) Kubernetes
4 24 (4.64%) Oracle RMAN
5 23 (4.45%) Ambari
6 17 (3.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 16 (3.09%) Ansible
7 16 (3.09%) Oracle Flashback
7 16 (3.09%) ZABBIX
8 15 (2.90%) Oozie
9 11 (2.13%) Tivoli
10 9 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.74%) Terraform
11 8 (1.55%) Consul
11 8 (1.55%) Graphite
11 8 (1.55%) Kibana
11 8 (1.55%) logstash
11 8 (1.55%) Sysdig
12 7 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 517 (100.00%) Oracle
2 62 (11.99%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.38%) IBM
4 24 (4.64%) Red Hat
5 17 (3.29%) Sybase
6 16 (3.09%) SAP
7 14 (2.71%) Atlassian
7 14 (2.71%) VMware
8 12 (2.32%) Citrix
8 12 (2.32%) WSO2
9 11 (2.13%) Fujitsu
9 11 (2.13%) Informatica
10 10 (1.93%) HP
11 9 (1.74%) Tableau
12 8 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (1.35%) Hyperion
13 7 (1.35%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.97%) Sun
15 4 (0.77%) Charles River
15 4 (0.77%) Retek