Period
to

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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 41 35 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2,117 1,537 1,209
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.48% 6.29% 6.13%
As % of the Vendors category 14.49% 16.40% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,532 1,042 805
10th Percentile £400 £375 £345
25th Percentile £495 £463 £441
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £550 £517
Median % change year-on-year +6.36% +6.38% -1.52%
75th Percentile £728 £675 £644
90th Percentile £800 £750 £750
England median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
10th Percentile £21.00 £23.36 £20.24
25th Percentile £22.59 £24.35 £22.85
Median hourly rate £35.63 £33.56 £27.99
Median % change year-on-year +6.15% +19.91% -34.14%
75th Percentile £48.44 £66.50 £46.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £68.15 £56.65
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% -0.59%

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 14,607 9,373 7,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.80% 38.39% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,396 6,230 5,172
10th Percentile £356 £330 £263
25th Percentile £461 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £484 £460
% change year-on-year +8.47% +5.27% -1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 111 118
10th Percentile £16.65 £13.88 £12.48
25th Percentile £23.91 £18.25 £17.44
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £24.06
Median % change year-on-year +31.33% +10.76% +14.57%
75th Percentile £49.25 £50.63 £33.20
90th Percentile £58.14 £66.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £21.37 £20.00 £18.60
% change year-on-year +6.85% +7.53% +1.92%

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -6 207 £600 +14.29% 65
West London -16 25 £475 -5.00% 12
South London -11 23 £550 -4.35% 3
East London +4 21 £400 -17.95% 18
North London -4 3 £638 +82.14%
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 1,030 (48.65%) SQL
2 677 (31.98%) Finance
3 645 (30.47%) Java
4 545 (25.74%) Agile
5 498 (23.52%) SQL Server
5 498 (23.52%) Social Skills
6 406 (19.18%) Banking
7 399 (18.85%) Linux
8 385 (18.19%) C#
9 378 (17.86%) Oracle Database
10 349 (16.49%) Python
11 337 (15.92%) PL/SQL
12 329 (15.54%) Windows
13 310 (14.64%) .NET
14 298 (14.08%) Azure
15 282 (13.32%) DevOps
16 279 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
17 266 (12.56%) Microsoft
18 256 (12.09%) AWS
19 251 (11.86%) Git (software)
20 247 (11.67%) Relational Database
21 245 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
22 239 (11.29%) ERP
22 239 (11.29%) CI/CD
23 213 (10.06%) Jenkins
24 212 (10.01%) Migration
25 206 (9.73%) JavaScript
26 198 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
26 198 (9.35%) Spring
27 197 (9.31%) Unix

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 60 (2.83%) Confluence
2 57 (2.69%) WebSphere
3 56 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 55 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 54 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 50 (2.36%) Apache
7 49 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 41 (1.94%) Apache Spark
9 40 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
10 38 (1.79%) WebLogic
11 34 (1.61%) JBoss
12 28 (1.32%) IIS
13 22 (1.04%) SAS
14 21 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (0.61%) MQSeries
18 8 (0.38%) CMS
19 7 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
19 7 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 82 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle Smart View
8 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.047%) CATIA
8 1 (0.047%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.047%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.047%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.047%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.047%) SPSS
8 1 (0.047%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 70 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 61 (2.88%) Oracle ERP
3 50 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
4 47 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 37 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 34 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
7 33 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
7 33 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
7 33 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 31 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
9 21 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
9 21 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
10 20 (0.94%) Oracle SCM
11 16 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
11 16 (0.76%) NetSuite
12 15 (0.71%) HiPortfolio
12 15 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
13 14 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
13 14 (0.66%) Oracle FAH
14 12 (0.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 298 (14.08%) Azure
2 256 (12.09%) AWS
3 109 (5.15%) Power Platform
4 99 (4.68%) GCP
5 93 (4.39%) PaaS
6 66 (3.12%) SaaS
7 57 (2.69%) GitHub
8 55 (2.60%) IaaS
9 45 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
10 38 (1.79%) Serverless
11 36 (1.70%) OpenShift
12 35 (1.65%) PowerApps
13 28 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
14 25 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
15 24 (1.13%) Power Automate
16 21 (0.99%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 20 (0.94%) Amazon S3
18 19 (0.90%) Azure Functions
19 18 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
19 18 (0.85%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.12%) TCP/IP
2 59 (2.79%) Firewall
3 42 (1.98%) Internet
4 38 (1.79%) VPN
5 30 (1.42%) DNS
6 25 (1.18%) FIX Connectivity
7 23 (1.09%) SSL
8 21 (0.99%) Kerberos
8 21 (0.99%) SAN
8 21 (0.99%) WAN
9 20 (0.94%) DSL
10 16 (0.76%) IPsec
11 14 (0.66%) LAN
12 13 (0.61%) FTP
12 13 (0.61%) Network Security
13 12 (0.57%) HTTP
13 12 (0.57%) SD-WAN
14 9 (0.43%) BGP
14 9 (0.43%) Wireless
15 8 (0.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (23.52%) SQL Server
2 378 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 247 (11.67%) Relational Database
4 184 (8.69%) PostgreSQL
5 154 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (6.85%) MongoDB
7 134 (6.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 131 (6.19%) MySQL
9 129 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
10 97 (4.58%) Power BI
11 93 (4.39%) NoSQL
11 93 (4.39%) RDBMS
12 83 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 64 (3.02%) Big Data
14 56 (2.65%) DB2
15 48 (2.27%) Data Lake
16 40 (1.89%) Tableau
17 35 (1.65%) Metadata
18 34 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 33 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 251 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 213 (10.06%) Jenkins
3 193 (9.12%) JIRA
4 104 (4.91%) Maven
5 87 (4.11%) JUnit
6 76 (3.59%) TeamCity
7 70 (3.31%) Bitbucket
8 67 (3.16%) Visual Studio
9 66 (3.12%) GitLab
10 55 (2.60%) Subversion
11 48 (2.27%) Cucumber
12 47 (2.22%) IntelliJ
13 45 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
13 45 (2.13%) Selenium
14 40 (1.89%) Gradle
14 40 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
15 37 (1.75%) Artifactory
16 33 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (1.46%) Mockito
18 24 (1.13%) SonarQube
General
1 677 (31.98%) Finance
2 498 (23.52%) Social Skills
3 406 (19.18%) Banking
4 245 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
5 178 (8.41%) Investment Banking
6 163 (7.70%) Front Office
7 89 (4.20%) Public Sector
8 52 (2.46%) Manufacturing
9 51 (2.41%) Legal
10 50 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
11 41 (1.94%) Retail
12 37 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
13 33 (1.56%) Financial Institution
14 32 (1.51%) Back Office
15 31 (1.46%) General Ledger
16 21 (0.99%) Documentation Skills
16 21 (0.99%) Local Government
16 21 (0.99%) Marketing
16 21 (0.99%) Telecoms
17 20 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 762 (35.99%) Developer
2 259 (12.23%) Java Developer
3 215 (10.16%) Analyst
4 206 (9.73%) Architect
5 161 (7.61%) C# Developer
6 152 (7.18%) Consultant
7 120 (5.67%) Senior Developer
8 104 (4.91%) Oracle Consultant
9 100 (4.72%) Oracle Developer
10 97 (4.58%) DBA
11 95 (4.49%) Business Analyst
12 84 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
13 77 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
14 71 (3.35%) Project Manager
15 63 (2.98%) .NET Developer
16 60 (2.83%) Data Analyst
16 60 (2.83%) Data Engineer
17 59 (2.79%) Python Developer
18 54 (2.55%) Front Office Developer
19 52 (2.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (14.64%) .NET
2 198 (9.35%) Spring
3 168 (7.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 145 (6.85%) REST
5 131 (6.19%) HTML
6 124 (5.86%) XML
7 122 (5.76%) AngularJS
7 122 (5.76%) Spring Boot
8 117 (5.53%) Kafka
9 116 (5.48%) React
10 103 (4.87%) CSS
11 101 (4.77%) Web Services
12 91 (4.30%) Middleware
13 89 (4.20%) J2EE
14 85 (4.02%) .NET Framework
15 78 (3.68%) JSON
16 75 (3.54%) RESTful
17 73 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
18 68 (3.21%) Hibernate
19 65 (3.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 65 (3.07%) Management Information System
3 62 (2.93%) Fixed Income
4 60 (2.83%) Algorithms
5 56 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 54 (2.55%) Data Centre
7 51 (2.41%) Derivative
8 48 (2.27%) Clustering
8 48 (2.27%) User Experience
9 44 (2.08%) Public Cloud
10 43 (2.03%) Legacy Systems
11 42 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (1.94%) Replication
13 39 (1.84%) Data Structures
14 38 (1.79%) Cloud Native
15 33 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
16 32 (1.51%) Virtual Team
17 26 (1.23%) Hedge funds
18 24 (1.13%) Private Cloud
19 22 (1.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 399 (18.85%) Linux
2 329 (15.54%) Windows
3 197 (9.31%) Unix
4 82 (3.87%) Windows Server
5 63 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (1.28%) Solaris
7 22 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
8 20 (0.94%) AIX
9 15 (0.71%) CentOS
10 13 (0.61%) HPUX
11 11 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
12 10 (0.47%) SUSE
13 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (0.43%) zOS
14 8 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.38%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.33%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.19%) Fedora
16 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 545 (25.74%) Agile
2 282 (13.32%) DevOps
3 279 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
4 239 (11.29%) CI/CD
4 239 (11.29%) ERP
5 212 (10.01%) Migration
6 198 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
7 192 (9.07%) Scrum
8 181 (8.55%) Microservices
9 170 (8.03%) Data Modelling
10 167 (7.89%) ETL
11 157 (7.42%) Test Automation
12 139 (6.57%) Software Engineering
13 136 (6.42%) Multithreading
14 133 (6.28%) Analytics
15 125 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
16 124 (5.86%) Data Analysis
17 118 (5.57%) Full Stack Development
18 116 (5.48%) TDD
19 109 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,030 (48.65%) SQL
2 645 (30.47%) Java
3 385 (18.19%) C#
4 349 (16.49%) Python
5 337 (15.92%) PL/SQL
6 206 (9.73%) JavaScript
7 170 (8.03%) C++
8 113 (5.34%) T-SQL
9 98 (4.63%) Shell Script
10 69 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 67 (3.16%) Perl
12 63 (2.98%) Bash
12 63 (2.98%) VBA
13 56 (2.65%) C
14 54 (2.55%) TypeScript
15 43 (2.03%) Groovy
16 40 (1.89%) VB
17 35 (1.65%) VB.NET
18 34 (1.61%) Scala
19 27 (1.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 173 (8.17%) Security Cleared
2 142 (6.71%) SC Cleared
3 124 (5.86%) Degree
4 36 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (1.13%) DV Cleared
6 21 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 21 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
7 18 (0.85%) PMP
8 14 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
9 13 (0.61%) ISEB
10 11 (0.52%) ACCA
11 10 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (0.47%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.43%) CIMA
12 9 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.38%) JNCIS
13 8 (0.38%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.96%) QA
2 53 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.84%) GDPR
4 30 (1.42%) SLA
5 17 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.76%) Accessibility
7 14 (0.66%) SEPA
8 12 (0.57%) MiFID
9 10 (0.47%) GxP
10 9 (0.43%) WCAG
11 7 (0.33%) ISO 20022
12 6 (0.28%) IFRS
12 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (0.28%) PMO
13 5 (0.24%) EMIR
13 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 3 (0.14%) COREP
14 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.14%) FINREP
14 3 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 113 (5.34%) Docker
2 70 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.83%) Active Directory
4 49 (2.31%) Oracle RAC
5 36 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.71%) vSphere
8 9 (0.43%) NFS
9 7 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.24%) HDFS
10 5 (0.24%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.19%) Firmware
12 3 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.14%) XenApp
13 2 (0.094%) GFS2
13 2 (0.094%) Platform Symphony
13 2 (0.094%) Veritas File System
13 2 (0.094%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 136 (6.42%) Ansible
2 127 (6.00%) Kubernetes
3 57 (2.69%) Terraform
4 46 (2.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 45 (2.13%) BladeLogic
6 37 (1.75%) Data Guard
7 33 (1.56%) Puppet
8 27 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
9 24 (1.13%) Control-M
10 21 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 20 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (0.80%) Grafana
12 17 (0.80%) Kibana
13 15 (0.71%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
14 14 (0.66%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 13 (0.61%) Tivoli
16 12 (0.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
17 11 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
18 10 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
19 8 (0.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 266 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 134 (6.33%) SAP
3 133 (6.28%) IBM
4 92 (4.35%) VMware
5 79 (3.73%) TIBCO
6 64 (3.02%) Red Hat
7 60 (2.83%) Informatica
8 56 (2.65%) Splunk
9 54 (2.55%) Citrix
10 53 (2.50%) Google
11 52 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
12 42 (1.98%) Cisco
12 42 (1.98%) ION Trading
13 39 (1.84%) Workday
14 37 (1.75%) Sybase
15 32 (1.51%) BMC
16 28 (1.32%) MuleSoft
16 28 (1.32%) ServiceNow
17 23 (1.09%) HP
18 21 (0.99%) F5