Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 250 218 262
Rank change year-on-year -32 +44 +47
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 296 169 414
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.00% 1.04% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.15% 4.09% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 116 257
10th Percentile £375 £330 £350
25th Percentile £450 £400 £394
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £481 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.32% -
75th Percentile £679 £564 £550
90th Percentile £759 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £51.00 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year - +264.29% -65.85%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £38.74
% change year-on-year +19.05% +8.43% -3.16%

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 7,127 4,127 10,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.08% 25.42% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,039 2,984 7,555
10th Percentile £385 £363 £363
25th Percentile £461 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +1.45%
75th Percentile £650 £627 £606
90th Percentile £725 £725 £688
England median daily rate £513 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 57
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.98 £15.56
25th Percentile £18.13 £20.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate £29.63 £27.50 £24.50
Median % change year-on-year +7.73% +12.24% -18.33%
75th Percentile £45.31 £39.81 £43.75
90th Percentile £57.74 £49.80 £51.55
England median hourly rate £26.00 £24.70 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -17.67% -3.23%

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 25 July 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
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 July 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 -15 27 £500 +7.64% 7
South London +20 3 £600 +18.23% 2
West London +3 1 £500 +33.33% 1
North London - 1 £350 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 296 (100.00%) Oracle
2 166 (56.08%) SQL
3 122 (41.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 85 (28.72%) Finance
4 85 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (28.38%) Banking
6 80 (27.03%) Python
6 80 (27.03%) Social Skills
7 78 (26.35%) PL/SQL
8 76 (25.68%) Java
9 74 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 70 (23.65%) Windows
11 67 (22.64%) Linux
12 66 (22.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 61 (20.61%) C#
14 59 (19.93%) Git (software)
15 57 (19.26%) Test Automation
16 54 (18.24%) XML
17 53 (17.91%) Investment Banking
18 51 (17.23%) .NET
19 46 (15.54%) C++
20 43 (14.53%) AWS
21 42 (14.19%) Multithreading
21 42 (14.19%) Scrum
21 42 (14.19%) Visual Studio
22 41 (13.85%) Spring
22 41 (13.85%) Unit Testing
22 41 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
22 41 (13.85%) Jenkins
23 40 (13.51%) Continuous Integration

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 29 (9.80%) WebLogic
2 23 (7.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (5.41%) Confluence
4 14 (4.73%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (3.72%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 9 (3.04%) CMS
8 8 (2.70%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.36%) Headless CMS
10 6 (2.03%) WebLogic Portal
10 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.69%) Apache Airflow
11 5 (1.69%) Luigi
12 4 (1.35%) Apache
12 4 (1.35%) Jetty
12 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (1.01%) IIS
14 2 (0.68%) Anypoint
14 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (10.47%) SunGard Martini
2 16 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (3.04%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.68%) Actimize
7 2 (0.68%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.68%) HFM
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.34%) Aligne
8 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.34%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 43 (14.53%) AWS
2 24 (8.11%) Azure
3 17 (5.74%) GitHub
4 15 (5.07%) Amazon S3
5 12 (4.05%) GCP
5 12 (4.05%) Snowflake
6 10 (3.38%) Power Platform
7 9 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.70%) Google Analytics
8 8 (2.70%) PaaS
9 6 (2.03%) SaaS
10 5 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (1.69%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 5 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.69%) Serverless
11 4 (1.35%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.01%) AWS CodePipeline
12 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.07%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.36%) SAN
3 5 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (1.35%) InfiniBand
4 4 (1.35%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.35%) NAS
5 3 (1.01%) Broadband
6 2 (0.68%) DNS
6 2 (0.68%) Firewall
7 1 (0.34%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (41.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 74 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 66 (22.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 36 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (11.15%) SQL Server
6 32 (10.81%) RDBMS
7 23 (7.77%) Oracle Exadata
8 19 (6.42%) Oracle ODI
9 17 (5.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (5.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (4.39%) Big Data
11 13 (4.39%) MongoDB
11 13 (4.39%) MySQL
11 13 (4.39%) Star Schema
12 12 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (3.72%) NoSQL
14 10 (3.38%) Data Mart
14 10 (3.38%) Power BI
15 9 (3.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 59 (19.93%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.19%) Visual Studio
3 41 (13.85%) Jenkins
4 40 (13.51%) Oracle APEX
5 39 (13.18%) Subversion
5 39 (13.18%) TeamCity
6 38 (12.84%) JIRA
7 32 (10.81%) CppUnit
8 26 (8.78%) Bitbucket
9 17 (5.74%) IntelliJ
10 16 (5.41%) Artifactory
11 15 (5.07%) Robot Framework
12 14 (4.73%) Maven
13 10 (3.38%) SonarQube
14 7 (2.36%) JUnit
15 5 (1.69%) Ant
15 5 (1.69%) ER Studio
16 4 (1.35%) Eclipse
16 4 (1.35%) Mockito
16 4 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 85 (28.72%) Finance
2 84 (28.38%) Banking
3 80 (27.03%) Social Skills
4 53 (17.91%) Investment Banking
5 23 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (5.41%) Front Office
7 10 (3.38%) Presentation Skills
8 9 (3.04%) Public Sector
9 8 (2.70%) Back Office
10 6 (2.03%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.03%) Legal
11 4 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (1.35%) Public Speaking
12 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.68%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.68%) International Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Automotive
14 1 (0.34%) Publishing
14 1 (0.34%) Retail
14 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (43.92%) Developer
2 49 (16.55%) DBA
3 45 (15.20%) Oracle DBA
4 32 (10.81%) C++ Developer
4 32 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
5 29 (9.80%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
6 27 (9.12%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.74%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.41%) Consultant
9 15 (5.07%) SQL Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Analyst
11 13 (4.39%) Data Engineer
12 12 (4.05%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.72%) Front Office C++ Developer
13 11 (3.72%) Front Office Developer
14 10 (3.38%) Architect
14 10 (3.38%) Technical Leader
15 9 (3.04%) C# Developer
15 9 (3.04%) Oracle Consultant
15 9 (3.04%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.24%) XML
2 51 (17.23%) .NET
3 41 (13.85%) Spring
4 37 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 36 (12.16%) JSON
6 31 (10.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 31 (10.47%) STL
7 29 (9.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 29 (9.80%) REST
8 18 (6.08%) .NET Framework
8 18 (6.08%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (5.41%) JMS
9 16 (5.41%) Spring Boot
10 15 (5.07%) .NET Core
10 15 (5.07%) gRPC
11 14 (4.73%) Kafka
12 13 (4.39%) Web Services
13 12 (4.05%) SOAP
14 11 (3.72%) Hibernate
14 11 (3.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.76%) Fixed Income
2 13 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.39%) Replication
3 12 (4.05%) Clustering
3 12 (4.05%) Credit Risk
3 12 (4.05%) Derivative
4 11 (3.72%) Data Structures
5 10 (3.38%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.04%) Legacy Systems
6 9 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.03%) Oracle Exalytics
8 4 (1.35%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.35%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (1.35%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.01%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.01%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.01%) Legacy Applications
9 3 (1.01%) User Experience
10 2 (0.68%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 70 (23.65%) Windows
2 67 (22.64%) Linux
3 34 (11.49%) Unix
4 24 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (6.42%) Solaris
6 17 (5.74%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.68%) AIX
8 2 (0.68%) Android
8 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.68%) zOS
9 1 (0.34%) HPUX
9 1 (0.34%) SUSE
9 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (19.26%) Test Automation
3 42 (14.19%) Multithreading
3 42 (14.19%) Scrum
4 41 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
4 41 (13.85%) Unit Testing
5 40 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (12.84%) Migration
7 35 (11.82%) Analytics
8 34 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (11.49%) Regression Testing
9 33 (11.15%) ETL
10 31 (10.47%) Multithreaded Programming
11 30 (10.14%) DevOps
11 30 (10.14%) TDD
11 30 (10.14%) Workflow
12 24 (8.11%) Microservices
12 24 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (7.77%) SOA
14 21 (7.09%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 166 (56.08%) SQL
2 80 (27.03%) Python
3 78 (26.35%) PL/SQL
4 76 (25.68%) Java
5 61 (20.61%) C#
6 46 (15.54%) C++
7 25 (8.45%) JavaScript
8 20 (6.76%) Shell Script
9 15 (5.07%) T-SQL
10 12 (4.05%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.72%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.72%) C
12 10 (3.38%) Java 8
12 10 (3.38%) Perl
12 10 (3.38%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.03%) Ruby
14 5 (1.69%) Scala
15 3 (1.01%) VB
15 3 (1.01%) VBA
15 3 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.42%) Degree
3 16 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) OCP
6 5 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.34%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) RHCE
8 1 (0.34%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.36%) QA
1 7 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.35%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.35%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.34%) IFRS
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (9.80%) Docker
2 16 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (4.39%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.68%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.34%) NFS
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (8.78%) Data Guard
2 18 (6.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (5.07%) BladeLogic
4 13 (4.39%) Kubernetes
5 10 (3.38%) ITRS Geneos
5 10 (3.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (3.38%) Puppet
6 9 (3.04%) Ansible
7 8 (2.70%) Control-M
8 7 (2.36%) Terraform
9 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 6 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (1.01%) QRadar
10 3 (1.01%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.34%) linkerd
12 1 (0.34%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 296 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (11.15%) FIS
3 31 (10.47%) SunGard
4 22 (7.43%) IBM
5 20 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 16 (5.41%) SAP
6 16 (5.41%) Splunk
7 14 (4.73%) Murex
8 13 (4.39%) Informatica
9 11 (3.72%) Sybase
10 9 (3.04%) Google
10 9 (3.04%) VMware
11 8 (2.70%) EMC
12 7 (2.36%) Delphix
12 7 (2.36%) Microsoft
13 5 (1.69%) Hyperion
13 5 (1.69%) Qualys
14 4 (1.35%) CyberArk
14 4 (1.35%) ForgeRock
14 4 (1.35%) Sun