Period
to 13 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 13 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
England > London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1,273 1,502 2,460
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.88% 6.12% 5.77%
As % of the Vendors category 15.58% 15.66% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 995 1,601
10th Percentile £350 £350 £363
25th Percentile £438 £441 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.38% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £650 £625
90th Percentile £725 £750 £688
England median daily rate £500 £488 £495
% change year-on-year +2.56% -1.52% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
10th Percentile £24.35 £19.37 £25.90
25th Percentile £27.31 £20.68 £28.38
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.85 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year +64.11% -34.71% +10.24%
75th Percentile £68.00 £34.43 £37.50
90th Percentile £71.28 £41.37 "
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £41.77
% change year-on-year +1.19% +0.56% +19.33%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8,173 9,590 16,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.74% 39.09% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,457 6,563 11,476
10th Percentile £325 £260 £293
25th Percentile £413 £385 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £600 £600 £598
90th Percentile £688 £694 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £459
% change year-on-year +5.56% -1.85% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 175 250
10th Percentile £15.98 £12.44 £12.75
25th Percentile £21.25 £17.85 £16.31
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.53 £20.41
Median % change year-on-year +27.76% +5.45% -5.06%
75th Percentile £50.44 £33.62 £30.00
90th Percentile £66.65 £50.00 £46.37
England median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +18.92% +5.71% +0.40%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle in London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Oracle in London

Oracle
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 13 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 +1 141 £525 +5.00% 73
West London +9 31 £500 -18.37% 15
South London +14 14 £575 +6.98% 4
East London +4 11 £505 +11.73% 18
North London +9 6 £335 -27.57% 5
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 570 (44.78%) SQL
2 457 (35.90%) Finance
3 349 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
4 331 (26.00%) Java
5 262 (20.58%) Banking
6 249 (19.56%) PL/SQL
7 223 (17.52%) SQL Server
8 214 (16.81%) Python
9 193 (15.16%) Oracle Database
10 182 (14.30%) Linux
11 178 (13.98%) Azure
12 173 (13.59%) C#
13 158 (12.41%) .NET
14 157 (12.33%) Migration
15 156 (12.25%) AWS
16 136 (10.68%) Windows
16 136 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
17 131 (10.29%) Scrum
17 131 (10.29%) Spring
18 130 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
19 126 (9.90%) Security Cleared
20 121 (9.51%) Jenkins
21 120 (9.43%) Microservices
22 119 (9.35%) Investment Banking
23 118 (9.27%) DevOps
24 116 (9.11%) Relational Database
25 114 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
26 113 (8.88%) Unix
26 113 (8.88%) JavaScript
27 112 (8.80%) Data Warehouse

Oracle
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 64 (5.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 54 (4.24%) Apache
3 51 (4.01%) Oracle Coherence
4 40 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
4 40 (3.14%) WebLogic
5 37 (2.91%) Apache Spark
6 36 (2.83%) Red Hat Fuse
7 34 (2.67%) WebSphere
8 32 (2.51%) Confluence
9 30 (2.36%) Tomcat
10 29 (2.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 28 (2.20%) SharePoint
12 22 (1.73%) JBoss
13 19 (1.49%) IIS
14 13 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
15 11 (0.86%) SAS
16 10 (0.79%) CMS
16 10 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
17 9 (0.71%) nginx
17 9 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.079%) SPSS
6 1 (0.079%) Stata
Business Applications
1 101 (7.93%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (3.14%) Oracle Applications
4 37 (2.91%) Oracle ERP
5 35 (2.75%) Oracle Payables
6 34 (2.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 29 (2.28%) Oracle Financials
8 23 (1.81%) Oracle General Ledger
9 19 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (1.02%) Oracle FAH
10 13 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 12 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (0.94%) HFM
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 10 (0.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 9 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
13 9 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
14 8 (0.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 7 (0.55%) Oracle BRM
15 7 (0.55%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 178 (13.98%) Azure
2 156 (12.25%) AWS
3 59 (4.63%) GCP
4 56 (4.40%) Serverless
5 47 (3.69%) Logic Apps
6 46 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
7 44 (3.46%) PaaS
8 43 (3.38%) Azure Functions
9 41 (3.22%) Power Platform
10 37 (2.91%) SaaS
11 33 (2.59%) GitHub
12 30 (2.36%) IaaS
13 21 (1.65%) Oracle CX
14 20 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
15 19 (1.49%) Amazon S3
15 19 (1.49%) Oracle Service Cloud
16 13 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
17 12 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
17 12 (0.94%) OpenShift
18 11 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.81%) HTTP
1 23 (1.81%) TCP/IP
2 16 (1.26%) DNS
3 14 (1.10%) SAN
4 12 (0.94%) Firewall
5 10 (0.79%) NAS
6 8 (0.63%) FTP
6 8 (0.63%) LAN
6 8 (0.63%) SSL
6 8 (0.63%) WAN
7 7 (0.55%) DHCP
8 6 (0.47%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.47%) VPN
9 5 (0.39%) PBX
9 5 (0.39%) Skype
9 5 (0.39%) SSH
10 4 (0.31%) CTI
10 4 (0.31%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.31%) Softphone
10 4 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (17.52%) SQL Server
2 193 (15.16%) Oracle Database
3 116 (9.11%) Relational Database
4 112 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
5 103 (8.09%) MongoDB
6 82 (6.44%) MySQL
7 73 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
8 61 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 61 (4.79%) Oracle Reports
9 56 (4.40%) Oracle Database 12c
10 54 (4.24%) NoSQL
11 53 (4.16%) Big Data
12 49 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
13 46 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
14 42 (3.30%) Hadoop
14 42 (3.30%) RDBMS
15 40 (3.14%) Power BI
15 40 (3.14%) Tableau
16 37 (2.91%) Oracle ODI
17 35 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 121 (9.51%) Jenkins
2 97 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 75 (5.89%) JIRA
4 39 (3.06%) Maven
5 37 (2.91%) TeamCity
6 29 (2.28%) Subversion
7 28 (2.20%) Visual Studio
8 21 (1.65%) Gradle
9 19 (1.49%) Bitbucket
9 19 (1.49%) JUnit
10 17 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
11 16 (1.26%) Selenium
12 15 (1.18%) Artifactory
13 14 (1.10%) GitLab
13 14 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (1.02%) Toad
15 12 (0.94%) SonarQube
16 11 (0.86%) Eclipse
17 10 (0.79%) JMeter
17 10 (0.79%) NUnit
General
1 457 (35.90%) Finance
2 262 (20.58%) Banking
3 119 (9.35%) Investment Banking
4 60 (4.71%) Public Sector
5 58 (4.56%) Front Office
6 48 (3.77%) Retail
7 26 (2.04%) Marketing
8 23 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.65%) Back Office
10 20 (1.57%) Telecoms
11 17 (1.34%) Local Government
12 15 (1.18%) Electronics
13 14 (1.10%) General Ledger
14 13 (1.02%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.94%) Billing
16 11 (0.86%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.79%) Publishing
18 8 (0.63%) Legal
19 7 (0.55%) Advertising
20 6 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 417 (32.76%) Developer
2 161 (12.65%) Consultant
3 154 (12.10%) Architect
4 128 (10.05%) Java Developer
5 116 (9.11%) Analyst
6 82 (6.44%) Oracle Developer
7 80 (6.28%) Senior Developer
8 78 (6.13%) Oracle Consultant
9 69 (5.42%) C# Developer
10 59 (4.63%) DBA
11 51 (4.01%) Oracle DBA
11 51 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
12 48 (3.77%) Project Manager
13 46 (3.61%) .NET Developer
14 45 (3.53%) Oracle Architect
15 43 (3.38%) SQL Developer
16 38 (2.99%) Data Engineer
17 37 (2.91%) Oracle Analyst
18 32 (2.51%) Business Analyst
18 32 (2.51%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (12.41%) .NET
2 131 (10.29%) Spring
3 111 (8.72%) Web Services
4 109 (8.56%) HTML
5 98 (7.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 94 (7.38%) AngularJS
7 89 (6.99%) XML
8 83 (6.52%) REST
9 66 (5.18%) Spring Boot
10 65 (5.11%) Hibernate
11 64 (5.03%) HTML5
12 63 (4.95%) Middleware
13 57 (4.48%) .NET Core
14 56 (4.40%) CSS
15 55 (4.32%) JSON
15 55 (4.32%) Kafka
16 50 (3.93%) RESTful
16 50 (3.93%) WPF
17 45 (3.53%) JMS
18 44 (3.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 136 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 52 (4.08%) Cloud Native
4 45 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 42 (3.30%) Clustering
6 40 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.91%) Fixed Income
8 20 (1.57%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.49%) User Experience
10 18 (1.41%) Credit Risk
10 18 (1.41%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.41%) Derivative
10 18 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.18%) Reference Data
11 15 (1.18%) Replication
12 12 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
13 11 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (0.86%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.79%) Equities
15 9 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 182 (14.30%) Linux
2 136 (10.68%) Windows
3 113 (8.88%) Unix
4 34 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 33 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (2.28%) Solaris
7 15 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
11 9 (0.71%) AIX
11 9 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.39%) HPUX
12 5 (0.39%) VMS
13 3 (0.24%) CentOS
13 3 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (12.33%) Migration
3 131 (10.29%) Scrum
4 130 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
5 120 (9.43%) Microservices
6 118 (9.27%) DevOps
7 114 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
8 106 (8.33%) ERP
8 106 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 104 (8.17%) Data Modelling
10 100 (7.86%) ETL
11 96 (7.54%) Software Engineering
12 90 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
13 87 (6.83%) Analytics
14 85 (6.68%) SDLC
15 81 (6.36%) Risk Management
16 79 (6.21%) TDD
17 78 (6.13%) Test Automation
18 75 (5.89%) Data Migration
19 73 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 570 (44.78%) SQL
2 331 (26.00%) Java
3 249 (19.56%) PL/SQL
4 214 (16.81%) Python
5 173 (13.59%) C#
6 113 (8.88%) JavaScript
7 84 (6.60%) T-SQL
8 73 (5.73%) C++
9 65 (5.11%) Java 8
10 50 (3.93%) PowerShell
11 40 (3.14%) Shell Script
12 39 (3.06%) Go
13 36 (2.83%) C
13 36 (2.83%) Perl
14 35 (2.75%) Scala
15 33 (2.59%) TypeScript
16 27 (2.12%) VB
17 18 (1.41%) VBA
18 15 (1.18%) Bash Shell
19 13 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 126 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 87 (6.83%) SC Cleared
3 56 (4.40%) Degree
4 27 (2.12%) DV Cleared
5 17 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (0.86%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.55%) CISM
8 7 (0.55%) CISSP
8 7 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.39%) ACCA
10 5 (0.39%) CIMA
11 4 (0.31%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.16%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.53%) QA
2 30 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.57%) SLA
4 14 (1.10%) IFRS
5 13 (1.02%) PMO
6 10 (0.79%) GDPR
6 10 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.47%) FINREP
7 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (0.39%) COREP
8 5 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.24%) GAAP
9 3 (0.24%) MiFID
9 3 (0.24%) NIST
9 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.16%) GxP
10 2 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.16%) RMADS
11 1 (0.079%) COBIT
11 1 (0.079%) Solvency II
System Software
1 64 (5.03%) Docker
2 35 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
3 28 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.02%) Platform Symphony
6 11 (0.86%) HDFS
7 8 (0.63%) NFS
8 7 (0.55%) KVM
8 7 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.55%) VMware NSX
8 7 (0.55%) Xen
9 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.31%) SRDF
10 4 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.31%) Veritas File System
10 4 (0.31%) vSphere
11 3 (0.24%) Firmware
11 3 (0.24%) Samba
12 2 (0.16%) qmail
Systems Management
1 100 (7.86%) Kubernetes
2 54 (4.24%) Ansible
3 21 (1.65%) Terraform
4 19 (1.49%) Puppet
5 16 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (1.02%) Control-M
7 8 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.55%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.31%) BladeLogic
10 4 (0.31%) Foglight
10 4 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.31%) Netcool
10 4 (0.31%) QRadar
10 4 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 90 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 69 (5.42%) SAP
3 57 (4.48%) MuleSoft
4 56 (4.40%) IBM
5 46 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 42 (3.30%) Informatica
7 35 (2.75%) Google
7 35 (2.75%) VMware
8 24 (1.89%) Sybase
9 22 (1.73%) HP
10 20 (1.57%) Hyperion
10 20 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.49%) Splunk
12 17 (1.34%) Cisco
12 17 (1.34%) TIBCO
13 15 (1.18%) Dell
13 15 (1.18%) Talend
14 14 (1.10%) EMC
15 13 (1.02%) DevExpress
16 12 (0.94%) Workday