Period
to 17 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 240 168
Rank change year-on-year -58 -72 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 386 518 720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 1.11% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 4.66% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 351 404
London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £600 £650 £575
England median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
London median hourly rate £39.38 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.24% -41.54% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31.39 £17.20 £31.25
90th Percentile £47.36 £53.80 £33.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

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 11,203 11,108 10,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.38% 23.72% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,352 8,237 7,490
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £353 £320
90th Percentile £675 £660 £638
England median daily rate £475 £454 £425
% change year-on-year +4.63% +6.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 59 38
London median hourly rate £27.62 £26.61 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% -17.50% +43.33%
10th Percentile £16.15 £18.20 £15.25
90th Percentile £48.73 £58.75 £99.30
England median hourly rate £34.25 £31.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +7.87% +13.39% +0.79%

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 November 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 17 November 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 -55 35 £425 -19.05% 25
South London -13 24 £475 +16.56% 1
North London +8 10 £475 - 1
East London -19 10 £350 -21.88% 2
West London -42 9 £415 +5.73% 14
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 386 (100.00%) Oracle
2 223 (57.77%) SQL
3 130 (33.68%) PL/SQL
4 124 (32.12%) Finance
5 120 (31.09%) Java
6 102 (26.42%) Linux
7 94 (24.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 91 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (23.06%) Oracle Database 11g
10 84 (21.76%) Unix
10 84 (21.76%) SQL Server
11 79 (20.47%) Migration
12 75 (19.43%) Banking
13 58 (15.03%) Security Cleared
14 57 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
15 56 (14.51%) ETL
16 55 (14.25%) Relational Database
17 54 (13.99%) WebLogic
17 54 (13.99%) Spring
18 49 (12.69%) XML
19 46 (11.92%) SC Cleared
20 45 (11.66%) J2EE
21 44 (11.40%) Windows
22 43 (11.14%) RDBMS
22 43 (11.14%) Scrum
22 43 (11.14%) Performance Tuning
23 42 (10.88%) Python
23 42 (10.88%) C#
24 40 (10.36%) Investment Banking
24 40 (10.36%) Oracle Reports

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 54 (13.99%) WebLogic
2 28 (7.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (6.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 21 (5.44%) JBoss
5 18 (4.66%) IIS
6 17 (4.40%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.37%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.11%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (2.59%) Apache
10 8 (2.07%) CMS
11 6 (1.55%) Confluence
11 6 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.30%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.30%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.04%) WildFly
14 3 (0.78%) LiveLink
14 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.52%) FileNet
15 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) HipChat
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 13 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (2.59%) Maximo
2 10 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.81%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle TCA
8 1 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.92%) IaaS
3 19 (4.92%) PaaS
4 5 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.30%) SaaS
5 4 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.78%) GitHub
6 3 (0.78%) Office 365
7 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.52%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.26%) G Suite
8 1 (0.26%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.30%) SAN
2 4 (1.04%) DNS
2 4 (1.04%) NAS
3 3 (0.78%) SMS
4 2 (0.52%) Firewall
4 2 (0.52%) HTTP
4 2 (0.52%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) DHCP
5 1 (0.26%) DMZ
5 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.26%) Internet
5 1 (0.26%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) Network Security
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) SSH
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.26%) VLAN
5 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (24.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 89 (23.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 84 (21.76%) SQL Server
4 57 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (14.25%) Relational Database
6 43 (11.14%) RDBMS
7 40 (10.36%) Oracle Reports
8 26 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (5.96%) Oracle ODI
10 22 (5.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 19 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
11 19 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (3.89%) Big Data
12 15 (3.89%) OLTP
13 13 (3.37%) MySQL
13 13 (3.37%) OLAP
13 13 (3.37%) Oracle OLAP
14 12 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 32 (8.29%) Git (software)
3 28 (7.25%) Maven
4 19 (4.92%) JIRA
5 14 (3.63%) Subversion
6 13 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (2.59%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 9 (2.33%) Toad
9 7 (1.81%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (1.55%) Selenium
10 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.30%) Ant
11 5 (1.30%) ERwin
11 5 (1.30%) JUnit
11 5 (1.30%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.04%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 124 (32.12%) Finance
2 75 (19.43%) Banking
3 40 (10.36%) Investment Banking
4 27 (6.99%) Front Office
5 13 (3.37%) Retail
6 8 (2.07%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.81%) Law
8 6 (1.55%) Marketing
9 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.30%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.04%) Games
11 3 (0.78%) Electronics
11 3 (0.78%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.52%) Legal
12 2 (0.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 174 (45.08%) Developer
2 74 (19.17%) Oracle Developer
3 52 (13.47%) Architect
4 49 (12.69%) DBA
5 46 (11.92%) Oracle DBA
6 42 (10.88%) Java Developer
7 34 (8.81%) Consultant
8 30 (7.77%) Analyst
9 29 (7.51%) Senior Developer
10 26 (6.74%) .NET Developer
10 26 (6.74%) SQL Developer
11 24 (6.22%) C# Developer
12 22 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (5.70%) Oracle Architect
13 19 (4.92%) Technical Architect
14 17 (4.40%) Administrator
14 17 (4.40%) Oracle Consultant
14 17 (4.40%) Senior Oracle Developer
15 15 (3.89%) PL/SQL Developer
16 13 (3.37%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.99%) Spring
2 49 (12.69%) XML
3 45 (11.66%) J2EE
4 40 (10.36%) Web Services
5 39 (10.10%) .NET
5 39 (10.10%) Hibernate
6 34 (8.81%) REST
7 33 (8.55%) HTML
8 31 (8.03%) Middleware
9 29 (7.51%) JSON
10 27 (6.99%) CSS
11 22 (5.70%) XSLT
12 20 (5.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 17 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 17 (4.40%) SOAP
13 17 (4.40%) WinForms
14 14 (3.63%) Spring Boot
15 13 (3.37%) JMS
15 13 (3.37%) jQuery
16 12 (3.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.15%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.37%) Replication
4 10 (2.59%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.81%) Equities
6 6 (1.55%) iPad
6 6 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.30%) Clustering
7 5 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.30%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.52%) Fintech
9 2 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 102 (26.42%) Linux
2 84 (21.76%) Unix
3 44 (11.40%) Windows
4 24 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.63%) Solaris
6 7 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.55%) AIX
8 4 (1.04%) Debian
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.78%) SUSE
10 2 (0.52%) Android
10 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.26%) CentOS
11 1 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.47%) Migration
3 56 (14.51%) ETL
4 43 (11.14%) Performance Tuning
4 43 (11.14%) Scrum
5 35 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (8.55%) DevOps
7 32 (8.29%) SDLC
8 28 (7.25%) ITIL
8 28 (7.25%) SOA
8 28 (7.25%) Software Engineering
9 25 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (5.70%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (5.44%) Data Modelling
12 20 (5.18%) Change Management
12 20 (5.18%) Kimball Methodology
13 18 (4.66%) Configuration Management
13 18 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (4.66%) Kanban
14 17 (4.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 223 (57.77%) SQL
2 130 (33.68%) PL/SQL
3 120 (31.09%) Java
4 42 (10.88%) C#
4 42 (10.88%) Python
5 30 (7.77%) T-SQL
6 29 (7.51%) JavaScript
7 25 (6.48%) Perl
8 22 (5.70%) Shell Script
9 17 (4.40%) Java 8
10 16 (4.15%) VBA
11 15 (3.89%) VB
11 15 (3.89%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.11%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.07%) C++
14 6 (1.55%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.30%) Groovy
16 4 (1.04%) C
16 4 (1.04%) Korn
16 4 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (15.03%) Security Cleared
2 46 (11.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.81%) CISM
3 7 (1.81%) CISSP
4 4 (1.04%) Degree
4 4 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.52%) OCP
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MCSA
6 1 (0.26%) MCSE
6 1 (0.26%) MOS
6 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.44%) QA
2 8 (2.07%) Basel III
2 8 (2.07%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.26%) IFRS
3 1 (0.26%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) PMO
3 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (5.18%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (3.11%) Docker
3 11 (2.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.26%) HDFS
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.26%) NFS
5 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.85%) Puppet
2 9 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (1.81%) Ansible
3 7 (1.81%) Data Guard
3 7 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.81%) Terraform
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.04%) Control-M
5 4 (1.04%) Kibana
5 4 (1.04%) logstash
6 3 (0.78%) Nagios
6 3 (0.78%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.52%) Packer
7 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.52%) SCCM
8 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 386 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.25%) Red Hat
4 27 (6.99%) IBM
5 24 (6.22%) SAP
6 17 (4.40%) Citrix
7 12 (3.11%) Syclo
8 11 (2.85%) Hyperion
9 10 (2.59%) hybris
10 8 (2.07%) EXASOL
10 8 (2.07%) MuleSoft
11 7 (1.81%) Cisco
11 7 (1.81%) Tableau
12 6 (1.55%) Adobe
13 5 (1.30%) EnterpriseDB
13 5 (1.30%) Informatica
13 5 (1.30%) JDA
13 5 (1.30%) Perforce
13 5 (1.30%) Sybase
14 4 (1.04%) Pega