Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 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
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 49 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 848 1,826 2,626
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.38% 4.75% 5.72%
As % of the Vendors category 15.47% 11.82% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 1,142 1,851
Median daily rate £525 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £363
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +80.23% -41.74%
10th Percentile £33.40 £10.25 £20.25
90th Percentile £55.95 £49.60 £40.28
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.38
% change year-on-year -17.65% +7.94% +23.05%

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 5,482 15,444 18,260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 41.21% 40.14% 39.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,524 10,393 12,389
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £305 £283 £263
90th Percentile £725 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 271 301
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £13.28 £12.44 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.43 £55.50 £45.87
Median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +72.50% +14.29% -

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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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 +23 125 £525 +5.00% 51
West London +6 21 £500 +5.26% 8
East London +39 19 £325 -32.29% 13
South London +22 14 £600 +9.09%
North London +18 12 £563 -6.25% 1
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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.

1 362 (42.69%) SQL
2 311 (36.67%) Java
3 282 (33.25%) Finance
4 251 (29.60%) SQL Server
5 224 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 196 (23.11%) Linux
7 189 (22.29%) Banking
8 183 (21.58%) Python
9 172 (20.28%) Security Cleared
10 165 (19.46%) Web Services
11 149 (17.57%) MySQL
12 146 (17.22%) Azure
13 145 (17.10%) AWS
14 139 (16.39%) Oracle Database
14 139 (16.39%) Windows
15 136 (16.04%) SC Cleared
16 134 (15.80%) DevOps
17 128 (15.09%) Unix
18 127 (14.98%) Microservices
19 115 (13.56%) Jenkins
20 114 (13.44%) PostgreSQL
21 108 (12.74%) Software Engineering
22 105 (12.38%) Kubernetes
23 103 (12.15%) Oracle Fusion
24 98 (11.56%) PL/SQL
25 95 (11.20%) Apache
26 90 (10.61%) Asset Management
27 82 (9.67%) Relational Database
28 80 (9.43%) Microsoft
29 79 (9.32%) Business Intelligence

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 95 (11.20%) Apache
2 63 (7.43%) WebLogic
3 62 (7.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 44 (5.19%) Tomcat
5 38 (4.48%) Confluence
6 28 (3.30%) Red Hat Fuse
7 25 (2.95%) JBoss
8 24 (2.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 16 (1.89%) IIS
10 15 (1.77%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (1.65%) SharePoint
12 12 (1.42%) Apache Spark
13 11 (1.30%) MQSeries
14 8 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.94%) SAS
15 6 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
15 6 (0.71%) Appian
15 6 (0.71%) nginx
15 6 (0.71%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 38 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.71%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.47%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.12%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.12%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 40 (4.72%) Oracle ERP
2 27 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (2.48%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (1.18%) SunGard Martini
6 9 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 8 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.83%) Northgate Housing
8 7 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (0.71%) Oracle Payroll
9 6 (0.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 5 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.59%) Siebel CRM
11 4 (0.47%) ContrOCC
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.47%) Temenos T24
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 146 (17.22%) Azure
2 145 (17.10%) AWS
3 74 (8.73%) GCP
4 67 (7.90%) Serverless
5 65 (7.67%) PaaS
6 64 (7.55%) SaaS
7 63 (7.43%) Apigee
7 63 (7.43%) AWS Lambda
8 58 (6.84%) Amazon ECS
9 28 (3.30%) GitHub
10 23 (2.71%) Power Platform
11 20 (2.36%) IaaS
12 19 (2.24%) OpenShift
13 18 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 17 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (2.00%) Datadog
15 11 (1.30%) Oracle CX
16 9 (1.06%) Oracle Service Cloud
17 7 (0.83%) Office 365
18 6 (0.71%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.13%) DNS
1 35 (4.13%) VPN
2 31 (3.66%) Firewall
3 27 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.59%) DMZ
5 18 (2.12%) SNMP
6 16 (1.89%) LAN
7 13 (1.53%) Internet
7 13 (1.53%) Kerberos
8 12 (1.42%) Network Security
8 12 (1.42%) TACACS
9 11 (1.30%) OSPF
10 9 (1.06%) WAN
11 8 (0.94%) HTTP
12 7 (0.83%) SSH
13 3 (0.35%) Skype
13 3 (0.35%) SMS
14 2 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
14 2 (0.24%) VSAN
14 2 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (29.60%) SQL Server
2 149 (17.57%) MySQL
3 139 (16.39%) Oracle Database
4 114 (13.44%) PostgreSQL
5 82 (9.67%) Relational Database
6 71 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (7.67%) MongoDB
8 61 (7.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 53 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 44 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
11 41 (4.83%) Oracle Reports
12 40 (4.72%) Big Data
13 37 (4.36%) Oracle ODI
14 35 (4.13%) NoSQL
15 28 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (2.59%) Amazon Aurora
18 20 (2.36%) Power BI
19 19 (2.24%) Hadoop
20 17 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 115 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 61 (7.19%) JIRA
3 56 (6.60%) Git (software)
4 50 (5.90%) Artifactory
5 48 (5.66%) GitLab
5 48 (5.66%) Subversion
6 35 (4.13%) Maven
7 23 (2.71%) Oracle APEX
8 19 (2.24%) Selenium
9 18 (2.12%) Eclipse
9 18 (2.12%) JUnit
10 16 (1.89%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.89%) Visual Studio
11 15 (1.77%) Ant
12 13 (1.53%) Toad
13 12 (1.42%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.42%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.30%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.30%) SonarQube
15 10 (1.18%) Postman
General
1 282 (33.25%) Finance
2 189 (22.29%) Banking
3 72 (8.49%) Investment Banking
4 47 (5.54%) Front Office
5 38 (4.48%) Public Sector
6 21 (2.48%) Back Office
7 14 (1.65%) Marketing
8 13 (1.53%) Local Government
9 12 (1.42%) Retail
10 11 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.18%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.94%) Electronics
13 7 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.83%) French Language
13 7 (0.83%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.71%) Police
15 5 (0.59%) Legal
16 4 (0.47%) International Banking
17 3 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 284 (33.49%) Developer
2 115 (13.56%) Java Developer
3 100 (11.79%) Architect
4 76 (8.96%) Java Engineer
5 69 (8.14%) Analyst
5 69 (8.14%) Consultant
5 69 (8.14%) Software Engineer
6 62 (7.31%) Java Software Engineer
7 61 (7.19%) Java Software Developer
8 59 (6.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 56 (6.60%) AWS Engineer
10 54 (6.37%) DBA
11 52 (6.13%) SQL Developer
12 51 (6.01%) AWS Developer
13 46 (5.42%) AWS Software Engineer
14 45 (5.31%) Oracle Developer
15 39 (4.60%) Oracle DBA
16 37 (4.36%) Administrator
16 37 (4.36%) Oracle Consultant
17 35 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (19.46%) Web Services
2 103 (12.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 72 (8.49%) gRPC
3 72 (8.49%) XML
4 70 (8.25%) Spring
5 69 (8.14%) Middleware
6 68 (8.02%) HTML
7 60 (7.08%) REST
8 52 (6.13%) AngularJS
9 50 (5.90%) .NET
10 48 (5.66%) SOAP
11 46 (5.42%) CSS
11 46 (5.42%) Swagger
12 45 (5.31%) OAuth
13 42 (4.95%) J2EE
14 34 (4.01%) JSON
15 31 (3.66%) Spring Boot
16 29 (3.42%) LDAP
17 25 (2.95%) LAMP
17 25 (2.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.90%) Hedge funds
2 64 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (4.60%) Fixed Income
5 32 (3.77%) Derivative
6 30 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.83%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 21 (2.48%) User Experience
9 19 (2.24%) Algorithms
10 17 (2.00%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.89%) Clustering
12 15 (1.77%) Data Centre
12 15 (1.77%) Virtual Team
13 14 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (1.65%) Pricing Data
13 14 (1.65%) Replication
14 12 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
15 11 (1.30%) Public Cloud
16 9 (1.06%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 196 (23.11%) Linux
2 139 (16.39%) Windows
3 128 (15.09%) Unix
4 50 (5.90%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (1.89%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (1.53%) AIX
7 13 (1.53%) Solaris
8 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2016
9 10 (1.18%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.06%) CentOS
11 8 (0.94%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.71%) Android
12 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.59%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.59%) Debian
13 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (15.80%) DevOps
3 127 (14.98%) Microservices
4 108 (12.74%) Software Engineering
5 90 (10.61%) Asset Management
6 79 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
6 79 (9.32%) Migration
7 76 (8.96%) ERP
8 69 (8.14%) Test Automation
9 66 (7.78%) Investment Management
10 63 (7.43%) Scrum
10 63 (7.43%) SOA
11 61 (7.19%) ETL
12 56 (6.60%) Data Modelling
13 53 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
14 52 (6.13%) Unit Testing
15 46 (5.42%) Analytics
16 45 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
16 45 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
17 43 (5.07%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 362 (42.69%) SQL
2 311 (36.67%) Java
3 183 (21.58%) Python
4 98 (11.56%) PL/SQL
5 70 (8.25%) JavaScript
6 66 (7.78%) C#
7 60 (7.08%) C++
8 55 (6.49%) Bash Shell
9 50 (5.90%) Perl
9 50 (5.90%) Shell Script
10 47 (5.54%) C
11 38 (4.48%) Ruby
12 28 (3.30%) Java 8
13 24 (2.83%) PowerShell
14 23 (2.71%) T-SQL
15 18 (2.12%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.65%) Groovy
16 14 (1.65%) VB
17 13 (1.53%) PHP
17 13 (1.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 172 (20.28%) Security Cleared
2 136 (16.04%) SC Cleared
3 52 (6.13%) DV Cleared
4 45 (5.31%) Degree
5 24 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (1.89%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.35%) ISEB
8 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.24%) ACCA
9 2 (0.24%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.24%) PMP
9 2 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.72%) QA
2 17 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.89%) SLA
4 14 (1.65%) GDPR
5 9 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.94%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.47%) PMO
7 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.35%) MiFID
9 2 (0.24%) EMIR
9 2 (0.24%) GxP
9 2 (0.24%) NIST
10 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.12%) IFRS
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.12%) NCSC
10 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 75 (8.84%) Docker
2 39 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 34 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (2.59%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.47%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.24%) KVM
8 2 (0.24%) Varnish
8 2 (0.24%) Xen
9 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.12%) NFS
9 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 105 (12.38%) Kubernetes
2 30 (3.54%) Ansible
3 26 (3.07%) Nagios
4 22 (2.59%) Puppet
5 20 (2.36%) Terraform
6 16 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
8 13 (1.53%) Data Guard
9 9 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.94%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.83%) Kibana
12 6 (0.71%) Control-M
13 5 (0.59%) HP ALM
13 5 (0.59%) Netcool
13 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (0.59%) Salt
14 4 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 4 (0.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 80 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 66 (7.78%) Sybase
3 63 (7.43%) Google
4 45 (5.31%) SAP
5 42 (4.95%) Splunk
6 40 (4.72%) Red Hat
7 37 (4.36%) VMware
8 34 (4.01%) IBM
9 30 (3.54%) MuleSoft
10 27 (3.18%) Informatica
11 21 (2.48%) HP
12 14 (1.65%) Axway
12 14 (1.65%) ServiceNow
13 13 (1.53%) Cisco
13 13 (1.53%) Tableau
14 12 (1.42%) CA
14 12 (1.42%) Remedy
14 12 (1.42%) Siebel
15 11 (1.30%) Northgate
15 11 (1.30%) Talend