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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
England / London
Rank 22 18 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1410 1762 1931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.24% 7.99% 9.21%
As % of the Vendors category 17.15% 19.43% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 1145 1246
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 8
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% -23.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.40 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £48.00 £64.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8223 9067 9381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.24% 41.12% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6040 6050
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 134 202
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.34 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +12.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 203 £550 +10.00% 58
Croydon +17 21 £390 -17.89% 1
Heathrow 0 11 £360 +2.85%
Docklands, London -6 9 £594 +18.75% 1
Canary Wharf -8 9 - -
Bromley +13 5 £550 +4.76%
Wimbledon 0 4 £275 -35.29%
Greenwich -2 2 £425 -13.44%
West End of London -2 2 £400 -11.20% 5
Uxbridge -4 2 £513 - 1
Brentford - 2 £450 -
Hayes +1 1 - - 2
Hammersmith -2 1 £225 -42.67%
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 1143 (38.54%) SQL
2 978 (32.97%) Finance
3 910 (30.68%) Java
4 759 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
5 626 (21.11%) Oracle Database
6 617 (20.80%) Linux
7 589 (19.86%) SQL Server
8 527 (17.77%) Unix
9 506 (17.06%) Banking
10 373 (12.58%) XML
11 353 (11.90%) PL/SQL
12 309 (10.42%) Windows
13 302 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
14 301 (10.15%) Web Services
15 285 (9.61%) Relational Database
16 282 (9.51%) JavaScript
17 278 (9.37%) DevOps
18 276 (9.31%) Spring
19 273 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
20 267 (9.00%) IBM
21 263 (8.87%) Microsoft
21 263 (8.87%) JIRA
22 262 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
23 256 (8.63%) SAP
23 256 (8.63%) Migration
24 255 (8.60%) Python
25 253 (8.53%) Data Modelling
26 252 (8.50%) .NET
27 241 (8.13%) Retail
28 237 (7.99%) ETL

Oracle
Top Related 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
1 228 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 173 (5.83%) WebLogic
3 166 (5.60%) WebSphere
4 138 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 133 (4.48%) Confluence
6 131 (4.42%) Apache
7 94 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
8 91 (3.07%) Oracle Workflow
9 87 (2.93%) IIS
10 80 (2.70%) JBoss
11 59 (1.99%) Apache Spark
12 56 (1.89%) SharePoint
13 43 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
14 38 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
15 36 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
16 35 (1.18%) Mule
17 32 (1.08%) nginx
18 31 (1.05%) SAS
19 29 (0.98%) Apache Pig
20 27 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 164 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.15%) MS Office
3 18 (0.61%) HipChat
4 17 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.34%) SPSS
7 9 (0.30%) MS Project
8 8 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.067%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.067%) Weka
Business Applications
1 124 (4.18%) Oracle EBS
2 111 (3.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 57 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
4 52 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
5 49 (1.65%) Oracle Retail
6 44 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
7 43 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
8 39 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
9 37 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
9 37 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
9 37 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
10 36 (1.21%) RMDS
11 29 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 25 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 21 (0.71%) NetSuite
14 19 (0.64%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 16 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
15 16 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
16 15 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
16 15 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 189 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (2.02%) PaaS
4 55 (1.85%) IaaS
5 50 (1.69%) SaaS
6 48 (1.62%) Office 365
7 27 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.84%) Yammer
9 20 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (0.64%) Amazon S3
10 19 (0.64%) GitHub
11 17 (0.57%) Oracle CX
12 12 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (0.34%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.30%) BlueKai
14 9 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
16 7 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (0.17%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 111 (3.74%) Firewall
2 96 (3.24%) DNS
3 74 (2.49%) LDAP
4 64 (2.16%) VPN
5 60 (2.02%) SAN
6 58 (1.96%) HTTP
7 51 (1.72%) SSL
8 48 (1.62%) LAN
9 45 (1.52%) WAN
10 41 (1.38%) Internet
10 41 (1.38%) TCP/IP
11 31 (1.05%) SSH
12 28 (0.94%) NAS
13 24 (0.81%) IPsec
14 23 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
15 20 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
16 19 (0.64%) DHCP
16 19 (0.64%) SNMP
17 18 (0.61%) OpenVPN
18 17 (0.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 626 (21.11%) Oracle Database
2 589 (19.86%) SQL Server
3 285 (9.61%) Relational Database
4 262 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
5 205 (6.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 188 (6.34%) Big Data
7 185 (6.24%) Hadoop
8 182 (6.14%) MySQL
9 149 (5.02%) Oracle Reports
10 133 (4.48%) NoSQL
11 131 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
12 129 (4.35%) RDBMS
13 105 (3.54%) Oracle Database 12c
14 97 (3.27%) DB2
15 90 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
16 89 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 88 (2.97%) MongoDB
18 69 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
19 68 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
20 67 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 263 (8.87%) JIRA
2 231 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 230 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 153 (5.16%) Maven
5 110 (3.71%) JUnit
6 96 (3.24%) Subversion
7 70 (2.36%) TeamCity
8 65 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 64 (2.16%) Ant
10 60 (2.02%) Selenium
11 58 (1.96%) Bitbucket
12 57 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
13 45 (1.52%) Gradle
14 41 (1.38%) Mockito
15 40 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 35 (1.18%) Eclipse
16 35 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
16 35 (1.18%) Visual Studio
17 32 (1.08%) NUnit
17 32 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 978 (32.97%) Finance
2 506 (17.06%) Banking
3 241 (8.13%) Retail
4 203 (6.84%) Investment Banking
5 155 (5.23%) Front Office
6 73 (2.46%) Marketing
7 64 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 60 (2.02%) Back Office
9 56 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 29 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.84%) Electronics
12 21 (0.71%) Legal
13 17 (0.57%) Billing
14 16 (0.54%) Advertising
15 15 (0.51%) General Ledger
15 15 (0.51%) International Banking
16 14 (0.47%) Games
17 12 (0.40%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.34%) Law
19 9 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 970 (32.70%) Developer
2 430 (14.50%) Architect
3 340 (11.46%) Analyst
4 339 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 319 (10.76%) Consultant
6 222 (7.48%) Oracle Developer
7 186 (6.27%) DBA
8 158 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
9 134 (4.52%) Senior Developer
10 126 (4.25%) Oracle DBA
11 120 (4.05%) SQL Developer
12 110 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
13 96 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
14 92 (3.10%) Business Analyst
15 88 (2.97%) Administrator
16 87 (2.93%) C++ Developer
17 85 (2.87%) Oracle Architect
17 85 (2.87%) Project Manager
18 83 (2.80%) Data Analyst
19 82 (2.76%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (12.58%) XML
2 301 (10.15%) Web Services
3 276 (9.31%) Spring
4 252 (8.50%) .NET
5 216 (7.28%) HTML
6 205 (6.91%) J2EE
7 167 (5.63%) Middleware
8 166 (5.60%) SOAP
9 163 (5.50%) JSON
10 159 (5.36%) REST
11 156 (5.26%) CSS
12 142 (4.79%) Hibernate
13 125 (4.21%) Oracle Fusion
14 114 (3.84%) AngularJS
15 104 (3.51%) XSLT
16 87 (2.93%) JSP
17 84 (2.83%) RESTful
18 81 (2.73%) jQuery
19 79 (2.66%) JMS
20 76 (2.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 273 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 88 (2.97%) Fixed Income
4 86 (2.90%) Derivative
5 85 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 82 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 80 (2.70%) Data Centre
8 78 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 66 (2.23%) Equities
10 61 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
11 60 (2.02%) Algorithms
12 53 (1.79%) User Experience
13 48 (1.62%) Credit Risk
14 46 (1.55%) Fintech
15 40 (1.35%) Replication
16 36 (1.21%) iPad
16 36 (1.21%) Market Risk
17 34 (1.15%) PKI
18 31 (1.05%) Clustering
18 31 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 617 (20.80%) Linux
2 527 (17.77%) Unix
3 309 (10.42%) Windows
4 90 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 80 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 78 (2.63%) Solaris
7 66 (2.23%) AIX
8 37 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
9 36 (1.21%) CentOS
10 27 (0.91%) SUSE
11 25 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 16 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.44%) RancherOS
14 13 (0.44%) VyOS
14 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.40%) Android
16 5 (0.17%) VMS
17 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
3 278 (9.37%) DevOps
4 256 (8.63%) Migration
5 253 (8.53%) Data Modelling
6 237 (7.99%) ETL
7 236 (7.96%) SOA
8 232 (7.82%) Scrum
9 226 (7.62%) SDLC
10 221 (7.45%) ERP
11 213 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
12 208 (7.01%) OO
13 199 (6.71%) TDD
14 182 (6.14%) Analytics
15 145 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
16 144 (4.86%) Data Migration
17 141 (4.75%) E-Commerce
18 140 (4.72%) Data Management
19 135 (4.55%) Change Management
19 135 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1143 (38.54%) SQL
2 910 (30.68%) Java
3 353 (11.90%) PL/SQL
4 282 (9.51%) JavaScript
5 255 (8.60%) Python
6 233 (7.86%) C#
7 196 (6.61%) Perl
8 173 (5.83%) C++
9 155 (5.23%) Shell Script
10 87 (2.93%) Bash Shell
11 74 (2.49%) T-SQL
12 73 (2.46%) PowerShell
13 64 (2.16%) VBA
14 62 (2.09%) Ruby
15 56 (1.89%) C
16 44 (1.48%) Scala
16 44 (1.48%) VB
17 39 (1.31%) PHP
18 37 (1.25%) Korn
19 36 (1.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 204 (6.88%) Degree
2 167 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 129 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 39 (1.31%) DV Cleared
5 29 (0.98%) ISEB
6 24 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
7 20 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (0.64%) PMP
9 16 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.47%) Sun Certification
11 10 (0.34%) CISSP
11 10 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
11 10 (0.34%) MCSE
12 9 (0.30%) ACCA
12 9 (0.30%) CIMA
12 9 (0.30%) CISA
13 8 (0.27%) BC Cleared
13 8 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.24%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.03%) QA
2 75 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 38 (1.28%) SLA
4 20 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.64%) MiFID
6 17 (0.57%) SEPA
7 12 (0.40%) ISO20022
8 7 (0.24%) PMO
9 6 (0.20%) COBIT
9 6 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (0.20%) EMIR
10 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.17%) SDET
11 4 (0.13%) HL7
11 4 (0.13%) IFRS
11 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.10%) Basel III
12 3 (0.10%) FATCA
13 2 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 111 (3.74%) Docker
2 85 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 78 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 72 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
5 32 (1.08%) vCloud
6 31 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
7 29 (0.98%) Squid
8 24 (0.81%) NFS
9 21 (0.71%) Corosync
10 19 (0.64%) Apache Flume
11 18 (0.61%) Postfix
12 16 (0.54%) HDFS
12 16 (0.54%) SRDF
13 15 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (0.47%) KVM
15 13 (0.44%) Hyper-V
16 10 (0.34%) Xen
17 9 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
18 8 (0.27%) vSphere
19 6 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 176 (5.93%) Puppet
2 172 (5.80%) Ansible
3 57 (1.92%) ZABBIX
4 56 (1.89%) Terraform
5 53 (1.79%) Kubernetes
6 49 (1.65%) Data Guard
7 48 (1.62%) Control-M
8 44 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (1.11%) Packer
10 32 (1.08%) Consul
11 29 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
12 25 (0.84%) logstash
13 24 (0.81%) Kibana
13 24 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
14 22 (0.74%) MOM
14 22 (0.74%) Nagios
15 21 (0.71%) Pacemaker
15 21 (0.71%) Rancher
15 21 (0.71%) SCOM
15 21 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 267 (9.00%) IBM
2 263 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 256 (8.63%) SAP
4 187 (6.30%) VMware
5 184 (6.20%) Sybase
6 108 (3.64%) Informatica
7 106 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 93 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
9 82 (2.76%) Atlassian
10 80 (2.70%) ATG
11 73 (2.46%) TIBCO
12 66 (2.23%) Teradata
13 54 (1.82%) Cisco
14 53 (1.79%) HP
14 53 (1.79%) Reuters
15 51 (1.72%) Tableau
16 48 (1.62%) Citrix
17 46 (1.55%) Adobe
18 44 (1.48%) NetApp
18 44 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
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