Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 257 238 272
Rank change year-on-year -19 +34 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 199 239 421
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.91% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.84% 4.13% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 169 257
10th Percentile £350 £312 £324
25th Percentile £431 £363 £380
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £450 £460
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -2.17% -3.16%
75th Percentile £588 £550 £575
90th Percentile £688 £615 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
England median hourly rate £46.44 £40.75 £41.75
% change year-on-year +13.95% -2.40% -2.91%

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 5,176 5,784 10,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.54% 24.28% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,675 4,202 7,745
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
25th Percentile £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £625 £625 £606
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 42
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.99 £20.00
25th Percentile £21.73 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate £35.50 £27.25 £24.50
Median % change year-on-year +30.28% +11.22% -9.79%
75th Percentile £58.75 £47.94 £37.50
90th Percentile £67.70 £66.26 £56.05
England median hourly rate £24.64 £24.70 £31.25
% change year-on-year -0.24% -20.96% +11.61%

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle Database in London over the 6 months to 17 April 2021.

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 April 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 +50 35 £550 +22.22% 5
North London +8 3 £350 -22.22%
West London +27 1 £500 +33.33%
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 199 (100.00%) Oracle
2 108 (54.27%) SQL
3 77 (38.69%) Finance
4 64 (32.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 57 (28.64%) PL/SQL
6 55 (27.64%) Linux
7 53 (26.63%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (26.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 52 (26.13%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (21.11%) Python
11 38 (19.10%) Banking
11 38 (19.10%) Windows
12 37 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (17.09%) Java
14 32 (16.08%) Migration
15 31 (15.58%) Analytics
16 30 (15.08%) Scrum
17 29 (14.57%) Unix
17 29 (14.57%) Data Modelling
18 28 (14.07%) AWS
19 27 (13.57%) Relational Database
19 27 (13.57%) Oracle BI EE
19 27 (13.57%) Security Cleared
19 27 (13.57%) Oracle EBS
20 26 (13.07%) C#
20 26 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (11.56%) Investment Banking
21 23 (11.56%) Azure
22 22 (11.06%) SQL Server

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 16 (8.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (7.04%) WebLogic
3 12 (6.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (5.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (4.02%) CMS
6 5 (2.51%) Apache
6 5 (2.51%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.51%) Confluence
7 4 (2.01%) Headless CMS
7 4 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.01%) Appian
8 2 (1.01%) Drupal
8 2 (1.01%) IIS
8 2 (1.01%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.01%) nginx
8 2 (1.01%) SAS
8 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.01%) WordPress
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (13.57%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (8.54%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (4.52%) HFM
4 7 (3.52%) SunGard Martini
5 5 (2.51%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (2.01%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.51%) Aligne
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.50%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.07%) AWS
2 23 (11.56%) Azure
3 13 (6.53%) Amazon S3
4 12 (6.03%) GitHub
5 7 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.52%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.51%) PaaS
7 4 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.01%) GCP
7 4 (2.01%) Serverless
7 4 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.51%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.50%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.50%) IaaS
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.51%) Firewall
2 4 (2.01%) DNS
2 4 (2.01%) SAN
3 3 (1.51%) DHCP
4 2 (1.01%) InfiniBand
4 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) DMZ
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (32.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 53 (26.63%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (26.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (13.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 27 (13.57%) Relational Database
5 22 (11.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 22 (11.06%) SQL Server
6 19 (9.55%) Oracle ODI
7 18 (9.05%) Tableau
8 17 (8.54%) Star Schema
9 16 (8.04%) Oracle Exadata
10 15 (7.54%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (7.04%) MySQL
12 12 (6.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (6.03%) RDBMS
13 9 (4.52%) Endeca
13 9 (4.52%) Essbase
13 9 (4.52%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (4.02%) Amazon Aurora
14 8 (4.02%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (10.55%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.53%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (6.03%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.03%) JIRA
5 9 (4.52%) Subversion
6 8 (4.02%) CppUnit
7 6 (3.02%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.51%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.01%) Toad
10 3 (1.51%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.51%) JMeter
10 3 (1.51%) Maven
10 3 (1.51%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.01%) ER Studio
11 2 (1.01%) ERwin
11 2 (1.01%) GitLab
11 2 (1.01%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.01%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 77 (38.69%) Finance
2 38 (19.10%) Banking
3 23 (11.56%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.53%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.01%) Back Office
6 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.50%) International Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (32.66%) Developer
2 45 (22.61%) DBA
3 41 (20.60%) Oracle DBA
4 23 (11.56%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (9.05%) Consultant
5 18 (9.05%) Data Engineer
6 14 (7.04%) Oracle Consultant
7 12 (6.03%) Analyst
7 12 (6.03%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.53%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.53%) SQL Developer
9 10 (5.03%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.52%) Architect
10 9 (4.52%) OBIEE Consultant
10 9 (4.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 9 (4.52%) PL/SQL Developer
11 8 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (4.02%) Database Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Oracle BI Consultant
11 8 (4.02%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.05%) .NET
2 16 (8.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 14 (7.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 12 (6.03%) Spring
5 11 (5.53%) JSON
5 11 (5.53%) XML
6 8 (4.02%) Hibernate
7 7 (3.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (3.52%) STL
7 7 (3.52%) WPF
8 6 (3.02%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.02%) JDBC
8 6 (3.02%) Web Services
8 6 (3.02%) WinForms
9 5 (2.51%) Kafka
9 5 (2.51%) NumPy
10 4 (2.01%) Flask
10 4 (2.01%) JMS
10 4 (2.01%) Middleware
10 4 (2.01%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.04%) Credit Risk
3 13 (6.53%) Data Structures
4 12 (6.03%) Clustering
5 11 (5.53%) Fixed Income
6 9 (4.52%) Oracle Exalytics
7 8 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.02%) Replication
8 7 (3.52%) Derivative
9 4 (2.01%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (2.01%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.51%) PKI
10 3 (1.51%) Smartcard
11 2 (1.01%) HACMP
11 2 (1.01%) NHS
11 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.01%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.64%) Linux
2 38 (19.10%) Windows
3 29 (14.57%) Unix
4 12 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.52%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.02%) Solaris
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.01%) AIX
8 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.01%) HPUX
8 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.13%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (16.08%) Migration
5 31 (15.58%) Analytics
6 30 (15.08%) Scrum
7 29 (14.57%) Data Modelling
8 22 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (10.55%) ETL
9 21 (10.55%) Test Automation
10 20 (10.05%) Kanban
11 17 (8.54%) Risk Management
12 16 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (8.04%) Regression Testing
12 16 (8.04%) SOA
12 16 (8.04%) Workflow
13 15 (7.54%) Asset Management
14 14 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (6.03%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 108 (54.27%) SQL
2 57 (28.64%) PL/SQL
3 42 (21.11%) Python
4 34 (17.09%) Java
5 26 (13.07%) C#
6 14 (7.04%) Shell Script
7 12 (6.03%) C++
8 11 (5.53%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.03%) Perl
9 10 (5.03%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.02%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.02%) C
12 5 (2.51%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.51%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.01%) Ruby
14 3 (1.51%) Java 8
15 2 (1.01%) VBScript
16 1 (0.50%) Groovy
16 1 (0.50%) XPath
16 1 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (13.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.03%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.03%) Degree
4 5 (2.51%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.01%) OCP
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.50%) CIMA
7 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.50%) MBA
7 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) PMO
1 3 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.01%) HIPAA
2 2 (1.01%) IFRS
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) COREP
3 1 (0.50%) FINREP
3 1 (0.50%) GAAP
System Software
1 12 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.03%) Docker
3 9 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (9.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (3.02%) Data Guard
2 6 (3.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (2.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (2.01%) Foglight
5 3 (1.51%) Ansible
5 3 (1.51%) Puppet
6 2 (1.01%) Control-M
6 2 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.01%) Terraform
6 2 (1.01%) WMI
7 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.50%) QRadar
7 1 (0.50%) SELinux
7 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 199 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (6.53%) Informatica
3 11 (5.53%) Hyperion
3 11 (5.53%) SAP
4 10 (5.03%) Delphix
5 9 (4.52%) IBM
5 9 (4.52%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.52%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.52%) FIS
6 7 (3.52%) Google
6 7 (3.52%) SunGard
7 6 (3.02%) Murex
8 5 (2.51%) Sybase
8 5 (2.51%) VMware
9 4 (2.01%) Citrix
9 4 (2.01%) Splunk
10 3 (1.51%) McAfee
11 2 (1.01%) Apple
11 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.01%) Teradata