Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 42 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2,599 2,515 2,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.07% 5.40% 7.35%
As % of the Vendors category 15.10% 13.55% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,684 1,670 1,899
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £363 £334 £330
90th Percentile £688 £650 £663
England median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 5
London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +64.00% +4.17%
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year +1.88% +16.79% -9.87%

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 17,216 18,555 17,278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.23% 39.84% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,536 12,604 11,557
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £273
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 282 343 260
London median hourly rate £20.49 £21.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.72% +6.17% +3.85%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.84 £12.24
90th Percentile £47.09 £48.17 £50.13
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year - +2.28% -4.94%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in London over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor 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 21 March 2019. 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 -6 374 £550 +10.00% 153
South London +22 152 £478 -9.05% 10
West London -23 101 £450 -14.29% 39
East London -19 60 £650 +26.83% 28
North London -5 19 £500 - 5
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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.

1 981 (37.75%) Finance
2 939 (36.13%) SQL
3 751 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
4 698 (26.86%) Java
5 586 (22.55%) SQL Server
6 453 (17.43%) Linux
7 427 (16.43%) Oracle Database
8 385 (14.81%) Banking
9 348 (13.39%) Migration
10 320 (12.31%) PL/SQL
11 318 (12.24%) Python
12 317 (12.20%) Security Cleared
13 311 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
14 294 (11.31%) Business Intelligence
15 288 (11.08%) Microsoft
16 287 (11.04%) Unix
17 280 (10.77%) DevOps
18 279 (10.73%) ERP
19 278 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
20 274 (10.54%) Relational Database
21 267 (10.27%) .NET
22 262 (10.08%) ETL
23 252 (9.70%) C#
24 250 (9.62%) JavaScript
25 245 (9.43%) SC Cleared
26 242 (9.31%) Jenkins
26 242 (9.31%) Windows
26 242 (9.31%) TDD
27 239 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
28 235 (9.04%) Git (software)

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
1 167 (6.43%) WebLogic
2 135 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 130 (5.00%) Apache
4 124 (4.77%) Tomcat
5 102 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 86 (3.31%) Apache Spark
7 78 (3.00%) OpenStack
8 72 (2.77%) JBoss
9 57 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 53 (2.04%) Confluence
11 48 (1.85%) SharePoint
12 46 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
13 43 (1.65%) IIS
14 39 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
15 32 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
16 30 (1.15%) SAS
17 29 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
18 28 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
19 14 (0.54%) CMS
20 13 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 149 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 3 (0.12%) SPSS
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.038%) InVision
8 1 (0.038%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 108 (4.16%) Oracle EBS
2 96 (3.69%) Oracle ERP
3 83 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 81 (3.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 76 (2.92%) Oracle Financials
6 74 (2.85%) Oracle Payables
7 58 (2.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 50 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
9 46 (1.77%) Oracle Retail
10 44 (1.69%) Oracle Cash Management
11 32 (1.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 32 (1.23%) Oracle FAH
12 31 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
12 31 (1.19%) Oracle iProcurement
13 30 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
14 29 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
15 23 (0.88%) ION MarketView
15 23 (0.88%) NetSuite
15 23 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 21 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 311 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 278 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (4.35%) SaaS
4 97 (3.73%) PaaS
5 76 (2.92%) IaaS
6 43 (1.65%) GitHub
6 43 (1.65%) OpenShift
7 40 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 36 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (1.27%) Taleo
10 32 (1.23%) Amazon S3
11 30 (1.15%) Datadog
12 29 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
12 29 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
13 27 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
14 25 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 24 (0.92%) Office 365
16 23 (0.88%) AWS CloudTrail
17 22 (0.85%) Amazon Glacier
18 21 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.08%) Firewall
2 42 (1.62%) VPN
3 36 (1.39%) SAN
4 34 (1.31%) DNS
5 31 (1.19%) LAN
5 31 (1.19%) WAN
6 25 (0.96%) FTP
7 19 (0.73%) HTTP
8 18 (0.69%) DHCP
8 18 (0.69%) Network Security
9 17 (0.65%) TCP/IP
10 16 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
11 13 (0.50%) WLAN
12 12 (0.46%) Internet
13 11 (0.42%) Kerberos
14 10 (0.38%) NAS
15 7 (0.27%) SSL
16 5 (0.19%) DMZ
16 5 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 427 (16.43%) Oracle Database
3 274 (10.54%) Relational Database
4 239 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
5 228 (8.77%) MySQL
6 179 (6.89%) PostgreSQL
7 175 (6.73%) Oracle Reports
8 164 (6.31%) NoSQL
9 150 (5.77%) RDBMS
10 125 (4.81%) MongoDB
11 116 (4.46%) Hadoop
12 114 (4.39%) Big Data
12 114 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 95 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 89 (3.42%) Oracle Database 12c
15 80 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
16 67 (2.58%) Power BI
17 66 (2.54%) Oracle ODI
18 65 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
19 57 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 242 (9.31%) Jenkins
2 235 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 128 (4.92%) JIRA
4 120 (4.62%) Maven
5 88 (3.39%) Subversion
6 85 (3.27%) NUnit
7 69 (2.65%) MSTest
8 66 (2.54%) Selenium
9 61 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
10 58 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
11 55 (2.12%) JUnit
12 54 (2.08%) TeamCity
13 50 (1.92%) Cucumber
14 47 (1.81%) Bitbucket
15 39 (1.50%) Visual Studio
16 29 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (1.04%) SpecFlow
18 26 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 25 (0.96%) JMeter
19 25 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 981 (37.75%) Finance
2 385 (14.81%) Banking
3 154 (5.93%) Front Office
4 130 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 121 (4.66%) Retail
6 66 (2.54%) Marketing
7 59 (2.27%) General Ledger
8 53 (2.04%) Back Office
9 27 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.00%) Telecoms
11 21 (0.81%) Legal
12 16 (0.62%) Billing
13 15 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.50%) Law
15 12 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.38%) Electronics
16 10 (0.38%) French Language
16 10 (0.38%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.31%) Games
18 6 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 919 (35.36%) Developer
2 359 (13.81%) Java Developer
3 290 (11.16%) Consultant
4 271 (10.43%) Architect
5 270 (10.39%) Analyst
6 190 (7.31%) Oracle Consultant
7 139 (5.35%) C# Developer
8 134 (5.16%) Oracle Developer
9 130 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 95 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
11 91 (3.50%) Business Analyst
12 87 (3.35%) Oracle Analyst
13 79 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 77 (2.96%) .NET Developer
15 75 (2.89%) Project Manager
16 73 (2.81%) Oracle Architect
17 70 (2.69%) Functional Consultant
17 70 (2.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
17 70 (2.69%) SQL Developer
18 67 (2.58%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (10.27%) .NET
2 228 (8.77%) Spring
3 218 (8.39%) HTML
4 204 (7.85%) XML
5 178 (6.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 155 (5.96%) AngularJS
7 148 (5.69%) REST
8 147 (5.66%) CSS
9 142 (5.46%) Web Services
10 132 (5.08%) JSON
11 129 (4.96%) HTML5
12 123 (4.73%) Middleware
13 105 (4.04%) Kafka
14 101 (3.89%) Node.js
15 99 (3.81%) SOAP
16 88 (3.39%) Hibernate
17 77 (2.96%) JMS
18 70 (2.69%) .NET Framework
18 70 (2.69%) Spring Boot
19 66 (2.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 190 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (3.27%) Derivative
3 71 (2.73%) Data Structures
4 68 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 67 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
6 64 (2.46%) Fixed Income
7 59 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 49 (1.89%) User Experience
9 44 (1.69%) Hedge funds
9 44 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
10 40 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 39 (1.50%) Equities
11 39 (1.50%) Replication
11 39 (1.50%) Virtual Team
12 32 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 24 (0.92%) Credit Risk
14 24 (0.92%) Reference Data
15 21 (0.81%) Mainframe
16 20 (0.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 453 (17.43%) Linux
2 287 (11.04%) Unix
3 242 (9.31%) Windows
4 119 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 32 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (1.08%) Solaris
8 24 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.77%) CentOS
10 19 (0.73%) AIX
11 9 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.31%) Fedora
12 8 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.19%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.15%) SUSE
15 3 (0.12%) HPUX
15 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.077%) Android
16 2 (0.077%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 751 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (13.39%) Migration
3 294 (11.31%) Business Intelligence
4 280 (10.77%) DevOps
5 279 (10.73%) ERP
6 262 (10.08%) ETL
7 242 (9.31%) TDD
8 211 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
9 195 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
10 180 (6.93%) Data Modelling
10 180 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 178 (6.85%) Test Automation
12 176 (6.77%) Microservices
13 173 (6.66%) Scrum
14 168 (6.46%) Analytics
15 165 (6.35%) OO
16 149 (5.73%) Project Management
17 131 (5.04%) Data Migration
18 119 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
19 117 (4.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 939 (36.13%) SQL
2 698 (26.86%) Java
3 320 (12.31%) PL/SQL
4 318 (12.24%) Python
5 252 (9.70%) C#
6 250 (9.62%) JavaScript
7 131 (5.04%) Java 8
8 102 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 96 (3.69%) Shell Script
10 89 (3.42%) Perl
11 82 (3.16%) C++
12 78 (3.00%) Scala
13 71 (2.73%) VBA
14 63 (2.42%) PowerShell
15 54 (2.08%) Bash Shell
16 51 (1.96%) TypeScript
17 49 (1.89%) VB.NET
18 46 (1.77%) VB
19 31 (1.19%) R
20 24 (0.92%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 317 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 245 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 109 (4.19%) Degree
4 50 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 44 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 39 (1.50%) RHCE
7 24 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 20 (0.77%) Master's Degree
9 16 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.54%) ACCA
10 14 (0.54%) CCNP
10 14 (0.54%) CISM
10 14 (0.54%) CISSP
10 14 (0.54%) PMP
11 13 (0.50%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
12 12 (0.46%) PhD
13 9 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.27%) CIMA
15 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (4.46%) QA
2 88 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.00%) PMO
4 17 (0.65%) SLA
5 14 (0.54%) IFRS
6 11 (0.42%) Basel III
7 9 (0.35%) GAAP
8 8 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.27%) GDPR
10 6 (0.23%) MiFID
11 5 (0.19%) EMIR
11 5 (0.19%) IFRS 9
11 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.12%) COREP
13 3 (0.12%) FINREP
13 3 (0.12%) SEPA
14 2 (0.077%) ISO 20022
14 2 (0.077%) P3O
System Software
1 148 (5.69%) Docker
2 80 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 67 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (0.73%) HDFS
7 18 (0.69%) Apache Flume
8 14 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.19%) XenApp
11 4 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.15%) Ceph
11 4 (0.15%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.15%) Varnish
11 4 (0.15%) Xen
12 3 (0.12%) Firmware
12 3 (0.12%) NFS
12 3 (0.12%) Snort
13 2 (0.077%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 218 (8.39%) Ansible
2 139 (5.35%) Puppet
3 132 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 120 (4.62%) Kubernetes
5 36 (1.39%) Terraform
6 31 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
7 27 (1.04%) Control-M
8 18 (0.69%) NetBackup
8 18 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
9 14 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
10 13 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
11 12 (0.46%) Data Guard
11 12 (0.46%) Forum Sentry
11 12 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (0.42%) HP ALM
13 10 (0.38%) SCCM
14 9 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
15 8 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
15 8 (0.31%) Packer
15 8 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 288 (11.08%) Microsoft
2 178 (6.85%) SAP
3 138 (5.31%) Red Hat
4 85 (3.27%) VMware
5 78 (3.00%) Sybase
6 73 (2.81%) IBM
7 60 (2.31%) Google
8 55 (2.12%) Informatica
9 50 (1.92%) Hyperion
10 47 (1.81%) Cisco
11 46 (1.77%) Splunk
12 44 (1.69%) Citrix
12 44 (1.69%) Talend
13 39 (1.50%) Tableau
14 32 (1.23%) Cloudera
15 30 (1.15%) Cognos
16 29 (1.12%) Atlassian
16 29 (1.12%) Qualys
17 26 (1.00%) Adobe
18 25 (0.96%) Salesforce.com