Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 46 40
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1,113 2,075 2,543
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.35% 4.98% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 16.20% 12.28% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 1,292 1,754
Median daily rate £525 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.95% -2.39% +2.50%
10th Percentile £345 £360 £350
90th Percentile £750 £688 £663
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +7.94% -1.56%
10th Percentile £28.60 £32.50 £20.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £45.68 £73.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% +14.29%

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 6,870 16,891 18,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.20% 40.57% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,481 11,284 12,357
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £263
90th Percentile £713 £675 £656
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 280 339
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -2.33% +8.86%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.73 £12.49
90th Percentile £47.98 £51.66 £53.75
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.54
% change year-on-year +10.53% +8.32% +2.42%

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 12 July 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 12 July 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 12 July 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 +25 171 £500 - 19
West London +6 35 £540 +14.29% 4
East London +44 32 £475 -13.64% 4
South London +3 30 £600 +14.29% 2
North London +11 3 £375 -50.00% 1
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 493 (44.29%) SQL
2 395 (35.49%) Java
3 376 (33.78%) Finance
4 309 (27.76%) SQL Server
5 280 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
6 225 (20.22%) Linux
7 206 (18.51%) Banking
8 183 (16.44%) Security Cleared
9 177 (15.90%) C#
10 170 (15.27%) Oracle Database
11 169 (15.18%) Windows
12 166 (14.91%) Web Services
13 163 (14.65%) PL/SQL
14 160 (14.38%) SC Cleared
15 155 (13.93%) Python
16 154 (13.84%) AWS
17 152 (13.66%) Unix
18 150 (13.48%) .NET
19 136 (12.22%) Azure
20 128 (11.50%) WebLogic
20 128 (11.50%) DevOps
21 123 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
22 118 (10.60%) Migration
23 115 (10.33%) Oracle Fusion
24 114 (10.24%) Relational Database
25 113 (10.15%) Front Office
26 111 (9.97%) PostgreSQL
27 109 (9.79%) Microsoft
28 107 (9.61%) MySQL
29 106 (9.52%) XML

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
1 128 (11.50%) WebLogic
2 85 (7.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 69 (6.20%) Apache
4 67 (6.02%) Confluence
5 49 (4.40%) Tomcat
6 45 (4.04%) Red Hat Fuse
7 37 (3.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 35 (3.14%) JBoss
9 31 (2.79%) SharePoint
10 24 (2.16%) IIS
11 23 (2.07%) MQSeries
12 20 (1.80%) Apache Spark
13 19 (1.71%) SAS
14 18 (1.62%) WebSphere
15 16 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
16 14 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
18 8 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
19 6 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
20 5 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 70 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.45%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.36%) RoboHelp
4 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 59 (5.30%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (4.13%) Oracle ERP
3 34 (3.05%) Oracle Payables
4 32 (2.88%) Oracle Applications
5 30 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
6 23 (2.07%) Oracle Financials
6 23 (2.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 21 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
7 21 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
8 18 (1.62%) Oracle Cash Management
9 13 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 12 (1.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 12 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
11 9 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
12 8 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (0.72%) FINCAD Analytics
12 8 (0.72%) Northgate Housing
13 6 (0.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 6 (0.54%) Oracle Payroll
13 6 (0.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 154 (13.84%) AWS
2 136 (12.22%) Azure
3 61 (5.48%) GCP
4 60 (5.39%) SaaS
5 55 (4.94%) PaaS
6 43 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
7 42 (3.77%) Serverless
8 36 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
8 36 (3.23%) Apigee
9 18 (1.62%) Power Platform
10 17 (1.53%) GitHub
11 15 (1.35%) Oracle CX
12 13 (1.17%) Office 365
12 13 (1.17%) OpenShift
13 12 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (0.99%) Datadog
14 11 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
15 10 (0.90%) Oracle Service Cloud
16 8 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.50%) DNS
2 31 (2.79%) VPN
3 25 (2.25%) DMZ
4 23 (2.07%) Firewall
4 23 (2.07%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.62%) Internet
5 18 (1.62%) LAN
6 13 (1.17%) Network Security
6 13 (1.17%) SNMP
6 13 (1.17%) TACACS
7 12 (1.08%) OSPF
7 12 (1.08%) WAN
8 11 (0.99%) HTTP
9 7 (0.63%) Kerberos
10 6 (0.54%) FTP
10 6 (0.54%) Skype
10 6 (0.54%) SSL
11 5 (0.45%) MPLS
11 5 (0.45%) SSH
12 4 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (27.76%) SQL Server
2 170 (15.27%) Oracle Database
3 114 (10.24%) Relational Database
4 111 (9.97%) PostgreSQL
5 107 (9.61%) MySQL
6 94 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
7 71 (6.38%) MongoDB
7 71 (6.38%) RDBMS
8 60 (5.39%) Oracle ODI
9 52 (4.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 49 (4.40%) NoSQL
10 49 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
11 41 (3.68%) Big Data
12 39 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 36 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 35 (3.14%) Oracle BI EE
15 33 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
16 23 (2.07%) Hadoop
17 21 (1.89%) Amazon Aurora
18 19 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 105 (9.43%) JIRA
2 85 (7.64%) Jenkins
3 83 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 60 (5.39%) Subversion
5 41 (3.68%) TeamCity
6 33 (2.96%) GitLab
7 24 (2.16%) Maven
8 23 (2.07%) JUnit
8 23 (2.07%) Selenium
8 23 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (1.98%) Artifactory
10 20 (1.80%) Ant
10 20 (1.80%) SoapUI
11 19 (1.71%) Postman
12 18 (1.62%) Bitbucket
12 18 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (1.53%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.26%) Eclipse
14 14 (1.26%) Visual Studio
15 13 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 376 (33.78%) Finance
2 206 (18.51%) Banking
3 113 (10.15%) Front Office
4 74 (6.65%) Investment Banking
5 45 (4.04%) Public Sector
6 38 (3.41%) Back Office
7 21 (1.89%) General Ledger
8 19 (1.71%) Marketing
9 16 (1.44%) Law
10 15 (1.35%) Local Government
11 14 (1.26%) Telecoms
12 13 (1.17%) Retail
13 8 (0.72%) Billing
13 8 (0.72%) Legal
13 8 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.63%) Police
14 7 (0.63%) Publishing
15 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 378 (33.96%) Developer
2 128 (11.50%) Java Developer
3 120 (10.78%) Consultant
4 98 (8.81%) Architect
5 94 (8.45%) C# Developer
6 92 (8.27%) Analyst
7 78 (7.01%) DBA
8 68 (6.11%) Oracle Consultant
9 60 (5.39%) Oracle DBA
10 50 (4.49%) Java Engineer
11 47 (4.22%) Software Engineer
12 45 (4.04%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 45 (4.04%) Oracle Developer
12 45 (4.04%) SQL Developer
13 35 (3.14%) Business Analyst
14 34 (3.05%) Administrator
14 34 (3.05%) Functional Consultant
15 33 (2.96%) .NET Developer
15 33 (2.96%) AWS Engineer
15 33 (2.96%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (14.91%) Web Services
2 150 (13.48%) .NET
3 115 (10.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 106 (9.52%) XML
5 97 (8.72%) HTML
6 94 (8.45%) REST
7 70 (6.29%) JSON
8 68 (6.11%) SOAP
9 66 (5.93%) Spring
10 61 (5.48%) AngularJS
11 60 (5.39%) Middleware
12 59 (5.30%) J2EE
13 54 (4.85%) CSS
14 52 (4.67%) WPF
15 44 (3.95%) gRPC
15 44 (3.95%) WinForms
16 42 (3.77%) .NET Framework
17 39 (3.50%) Hibernate
18 30 (2.70%) Apache Camel
19 29 (2.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.37%) Fixed Income
3 54 (4.85%) Hedge funds
4 45 (4.04%) Derivative
5 40 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (2.79%) User Experience
7 29 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 28 (2.52%) Algorithms
9 25 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.98%) Replication
11 21 (1.89%) Data Structures
12 20 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (1.71%) Data Centre
14 13 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
15 12 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
15 12 (1.08%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.90%) Private Cloud
17 8 (0.72%) Clustering
17 8 (0.72%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 225 (20.22%) Linux
2 169 (15.18%) Windows
3 152 (13.66%) Unix
4 62 (5.57%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
6 23 (2.07%) Solaris
7 12 (1.08%) AIX
8 10 (0.90%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.72%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.54%) Android
10 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.36%) CentOS
12 4 (0.36%) VMS
12 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (0.27%) Debian
13 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (11.50%) DevOps
3 118 (10.60%) Migration
4 105 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
5 100 (8.98%) Software Engineering
6 98 (8.81%) ERP
7 97 (8.72%) Microservices
8 87 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
8 87 (7.82%) SOA
9 80 (7.19%) TDD
9 80 (7.19%) Test Automation
10 78 (7.01%) Scrum
11 76 (6.83%) Electronic Trading
11 76 (6.83%) ETL
12 75 (6.74%) Asset Management
13 70 (6.29%) Analytics
14 63 (5.66%) Unit Testing
15 61 (5.48%) Data Migration
16 60 (5.39%) Multithreading
17 59 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 493 (44.29%) SQL
2 395 (35.49%) Java
3 177 (15.90%) C#
4 163 (14.65%) PL/SQL
5 155 (13.93%) Python
6 93 (8.36%) JavaScript
6 93 (8.36%) Shell Script
7 65 (5.84%) T-SQL
8 60 (5.39%) Perl
9 58 (5.21%) C++
10 54 (4.85%) Bash Shell
11 47 (4.22%) C
12 42 (3.77%) VB.NET
13 34 (3.05%) Java 8
13 34 (3.05%) VBA
14 33 (2.96%) Ruby
15 30 (2.70%) TypeScript
15 30 (2.70%) VB
16 29 (2.61%) PowerShell
17 23 (2.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 183 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 160 (14.38%) SC Cleared
3 52 (4.67%) Degree
4 42 (3.77%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.17%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.81%) ISEB
9 7 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.45%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.36%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.36%) PMP
13 3 (0.27%) ACCA
13 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.18%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.57%) QA
2 33 (2.96%) SLA
3 23 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.26%) GDPR
5 13 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.54%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.54%) SEPA
8 5 (0.45%) MiFID
8 5 (0.45%) PMO
9 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.27%) WCAG
10 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.18%) Good Clinical Practice
10 2 (0.18%) RMADS
10 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.090%) IFRS
System Software
1 53 (4.76%) Docker
2 41 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
3 37 (3.32%) Active Directory
4 31 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.54%) Squid
7 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.27%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.27%) HDFS
8 3 (0.27%) IAG
9 2 (0.18%) Firmware
9 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.18%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.18%) XenApp
10 1 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.090%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.090%) NFS
10 1 (0.090%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.090%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 68 (6.11%) Kubernetes
2 43 (3.86%) Ansible
3 23 (2.07%) Nagios
4 21 (1.89%) Data Guard
5 20 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
6 19 (1.71%) Terraform
7 16 (1.44%) Puppet
8 13 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (1.08%) Kibana
10 11 (0.99%) logstash
11 10 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.63%) Control-M
12 7 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
13 6 (0.54%) Cacti
13 6 (0.54%) Grafana
13 6 (0.54%) Opsview
14 4 (0.36%) SCOM
14 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 97 (8.72%) Sybase
3 65 (5.84%) SAP
4 61 (5.48%) Red Hat
5 52 (4.67%) Google
6 40 (3.59%) Informatica
7 39 (3.50%) MuleSoft
8 38 (3.41%) IBM
9 37 (3.32%) VMware
10 31 (2.79%) HP
11 29 (2.61%) Axway
12 28 (2.52%) Splunk
13 21 (1.89%) Cisco
14 20 (1.80%) webMethods
15 18 (1.62%) TIBCO
16 17 (1.53%) RedGate
17 14 (1.26%) DevExpress
17 14 (1.26%) Hyperion
17 14 (1.26%) ION Trading
17 14 (1.26%) Workday