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 June 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.

Oracle
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1349 1807 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.60% 8.34% 8.91%
As % of the Vendors category 15.93% 20.15% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 1228 1354
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 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.04% +56.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £20.52 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £43.75 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

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 8469 8968 10300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.43% 41.37% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5728 6189 6796
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

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 June 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 -21 170 £525 +10.52% 51
Croydon +7 15 £450 +31.38%
Uxbridge +1 8 £245 -
Heathrow +1 8 £370 +5.71%
Canary Wharf -6 6 £638 +27.50%
Bromley -1 5 £575 -2.12%
Docklands, London -10 4 £526 +13.78%
West End of London 0 3 £500 -10.11% 5
Stockley Park - 3 £288 -
Feltham +6 2 - -
Twickenham +4 2 £339 -22.57% 1
Hammersmith -5 2 £425 +21.42%
Hounslow +3 1 - -
Brentford 0 1 £575 -
Wimbledon -1 1 £550 +26.07%
Ruislip - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £425 - 1
Greenwich - 1 £410 -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1160 (42.04%) SQL
2 947 (34.32%) Java
3 918 (33.27%) Finance
4 718 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
5 648 (23.49%) Linux
6 536 (19.43%) Unix
7 526 (19.06%) SQL Server
7 526 (19.06%) Oracle Database
8 498 (18.05%) Banking
9 377 (13.66%) PL/SQL
10 305 (11.05%) Windows
10 305 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
11 282 (10.22%) Relational Database
12 274 (9.93%) XML
13 267 (9.68%) Spring
14 263 (9.53%) Python
15 258 (9.35%) C#
16 255 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
17 254 (9.21%) DevOps
18 248 (8.99%) Migration
19 241 (8.74%) JavaScript
20 240 (8.70%) .NET
20 240 (8.70%) Retail
21 239 (8.66%) Web Services
22 238 (8.63%) Microsoft
23 236 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
24 235 (8.52%) Investment Banking
25 221 (8.01%) JIRA
26 218 (7.90%) Front Office
26 218 (7.90%) Data Modelling

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
1 170 (6.16%) WebLogic
2 161 (5.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 150 (5.44%) WebSphere
4 124 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 114 (4.13%) Apache
6 90 (3.26%) Oracle Coherence
7 89 (3.23%) Confluence
8 83 (3.01%) JBoss
9 80 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
10 64 (2.32%) IIS
11 58 (2.10%) Apache Spark
12 47 (1.70%) SharePoint
13 35 (1.27%) Mule
14 33 (1.20%) OpenStack
14 33 (1.20%) SAS
15 32 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
16 26 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
17 25 (0.91%) CMS
18 24 (0.87%) Apache Pig
18 24 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 108 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.36%) SPSS
6 5 (0.18%) Stata
7 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.11%) HipChat
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.072%) Weka
Business Applications
1 125 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
2 101 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 44 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
4 43 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 40 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
5 40 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
6 33 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
7 31 (1.12%) RMDS
8 30 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
8 30 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
9 27 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
10 22 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
11 20 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 19 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
12 19 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
12 19 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 17 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
13 17 (0.62%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 15 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
14 15 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 203 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (1.70%) SaaS
4 46 (1.67%) PaaS
5 37 (1.34%) IaaS
6 33 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (1.20%) Office 365
7 27 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.65%) Oracle CX
10 17 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
10 17 (0.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 16 (0.58%) GitHub
12 15 (0.54%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 14 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 11 (0.40%) Yammer
15 10 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
16 9 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
16 9 (0.33%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 119 (4.31%) Firewall
2 67 (2.43%) DNS
3 66 (2.39%) LDAP
4 62 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 56 (2.03%) SAN
6 50 (1.81%) HTTP
7 43 (1.56%) Internet
8 38 (1.38%) SSL
8 38 (1.38%) VPN
9 27 (0.98%) LAN
10 25 (0.91%) WAN
11 22 (0.80%) DHCP
12 13 (0.47%) SNMP
13 12 (0.43%) IPsec
14 9 (0.33%) FTP
15 8 (0.29%) SSH
16 7 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
16 7 (0.25%) Wireshark
17 6 (0.22%) NAS
17 6 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 526 (19.06%) Oracle Database
1 526 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 282 (10.22%) Relational Database
3 195 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
4 176 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 165 (5.98%) MySQL
6 154 (5.58%) NoSQL
7 141 (5.11%) Big Data
8 136 (4.93%) Hadoop
9 133 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
10 119 (4.31%) RDBMS
11 107 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
12 103 (3.73%) Oracle Database 12c
13 101 (3.66%) DB2
14 92 (3.33%) MongoDB
15 73 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
15 73 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
16 64 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 57 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
18 54 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 221 (8.01%) JIRA
2 204 (7.39%) Git (software)
3 202 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 149 (5.40%) Maven
5 132 (4.78%) Subversion
6 96 (3.48%) TeamCity
7 88 (3.19%) JUnit
8 81 (2.94%) Selenium
9 53 (1.92%) Ant
9 53 (1.92%) NUnit
10 52 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
11 48 (1.74%) Gradle
12 46 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
13 43 (1.56%) Bitbucket
14 41 (1.49%) Eclipse
14 41 (1.49%) Mockito
15 39 (1.41%) Cucumber
16 34 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
17 33 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
17 33 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 918 (33.27%) Finance
2 498 (18.05%) Banking
3 240 (8.70%) Retail
4 235 (8.52%) Investment Banking
5 218 (7.90%) Front Office
6 86 (3.12%) Financial Institution
7 68 (2.46%) Marketing
8 63 (2.28%) Telecoms
9 56 (2.03%) Back Office
10 27 (0.98%) Games
10 27 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 26 (0.94%) Legal
12 22 (0.80%) General Ledger
13 19 (0.69%) Electronics
14 18 (0.65%) Billing
14 18 (0.65%) Retail Banking
15 16 (0.58%) Advertising
16 15 (0.54%) German Language
17 13 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 12 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1020 (36.97%) Developer
2 393 (14.24%) Java Developer
3 347 (12.58%) Analyst
4 326 (11.82%) Architect
5 235 (8.52%) Oracle Developer
6 223 (8.08%) Consultant
7 139 (5.04%) SQL Developer
8 135 (4.89%) Senior Developer
9 129 (4.68%) DBA
10 112 (4.06%) Oracle Consultant
11 103 (3.73%) Business Analyst
11 103 (3.73%) C# Developer
12 90 (3.26%) Project Manager
13 87 (3.15%) Oracle DBA
14 84 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
15 81 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
16 77 (2.79%) Senior Java Developer
17 75 (2.72%) C++ Developer
18 74 (2.68%) .NET Developer
19 69 (2.50%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (9.93%) XML
2 267 (9.68%) Spring
3 240 (8.70%) .NET
4 239 (8.66%) Web Services
5 188 (6.81%) HTML
6 173 (6.27%) J2EE
7 145 (5.26%) CSS
8 131 (4.75%) SOAP
9 126 (4.57%) AngularJS
10 122 (4.42%) Middleware
11 118 (4.28%) Hibernate
12 108 (3.91%) JSON
13 106 (3.84%) RESTful
14 101 (3.66%) REST
15 98 (3.55%) JMS
16 97 (3.52%) Oracle Fusion
17 75 (2.72%) XSLT
18 71 (2.57%) jQuery
19 65 (2.36%) HTML5
19 65 (2.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 305 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 120 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 106 (3.84%) Derivative
5 87 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 84 (3.04%) Data Centre
7 82 (2.97%) Equities
8 77 (2.79%) Computer Science
9 63 (2.28%) Management Information System
10 47 (1.70%) Algorithms
10 47 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
11 44 (1.59%) Fintech
12 43 (1.56%) User Experience
13 40 (1.45%) iPad
14 38 (1.38%) Data Structures
15 36 (1.30%) Market Risk
16 32 (1.16%) Virtual Team
17 28 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
17 28 (1.01%) PKI
18 27 (0.98%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 648 (23.49%) Linux
2 536 (19.43%) Unix
3 305 (11.05%) Windows
4 88 (3.19%) AIX
5 85 (3.08%) Solaris
6 73 (2.65%) Windows Server
7 71 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
9 23 (0.83%) CentOS
10 20 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 17 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (0.58%) SUSE
13 15 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.29%) HPUX
16 6 (0.22%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.18%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.18%) VMS
18 4 (0.14%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
3 254 (9.21%) DevOps
4 248 (8.99%) Migration
5 236 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
6 218 (7.90%) Data Modelling
7 206 (7.47%) Scrum
8 203 (7.36%) ETL
9 199 (7.21%) TDD
10 194 (7.03%) SDLC
11 189 (6.85%) Analytics
12 177 (6.42%) OO
13 173 (6.27%) SOA
14 164 (5.94%) ERP
15 153 (5.55%) Multithreading
16 148 (5.36%) E-Commerce
17 131 (4.75%) Test Automation
18 129 (4.68%) Change Management
19 123 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
19 123 (4.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1160 (42.04%) SQL
2 947 (34.32%) Java
3 377 (13.66%) PL/SQL
4 263 (9.53%) Python
5 258 (9.35%) C#
6 241 (8.74%) JavaScript
7 172 (6.23%) C++
7 172 (6.23%) Perl
8 144 (5.22%) Shell Script
9 103 (3.73%) Bash Shell
10 83 (3.01%) PowerShell
11 71 (2.57%) C
12 66 (2.39%) Scala
13 65 (2.36%) T-SQL
14 62 (2.25%) VBA
15 48 (1.74%) Ruby
16 47 (1.70%) VB
17 39 (1.41%) R
18 29 (1.05%) Groovy
19 26 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 174 (6.31%) Degree
2 165 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 125 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (0.91%) Master's Degree
6 23 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 18 (0.65%) ISEB
8 17 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.54%) PMP
10 13 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (0.47%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
12 10 (0.36%) MCSE
12 10 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
13 9 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.29%) MBA
14 8 (0.29%) MCP
15 7 (0.25%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.37%) QA
2 56 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 35 (1.27%) SLA
4 28 (1.01%) MiFID
5 15 (0.54%) ISO 20022
6 13 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.40%) EMIR
8 10 (0.36%) PMO
8 10 (0.36%) SEPA
9 8 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
10 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.22%) HL7
12 5 (0.18%) COBIT
12 5 (0.18%) COREP
12 5 (0.18%) GDPR
13 4 (0.14%) FINREP
14 3 (0.11%) FATCA
14 3 (0.11%) IFRS
15 2 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
15 2 (0.072%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 104 (3.77%) Docker
2 71 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 54 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (0.69%) HDFS
7 18 (0.65%) Apache Flume
8 17 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (0.58%) NFS
10 13 (0.47%) vCloud
11 10 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.33%) Hyper-V
12 9 (0.33%) vSphere
13 8 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 8 (0.29%) Corosync
14 7 (0.25%) SRDF
15 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 4 (0.14%) KVM
16 4 (0.14%) Squid
16 4 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 167 (6.05%) Puppet
2 156 (5.65%) Ansible
3 72 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (1.49%) Control-M
5 39 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 39 (1.41%) Terraform
6 27 (0.98%) Data Guard
6 27 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
7 22 (0.80%) ZABBIX
8 19 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
9 17 (0.62%) Packer
10 16 (0.58%) Tivoli
11 15 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
12 14 (0.51%) Dollar Universe
12 14 (0.51%) Nagios
12 14 (0.51%) Oozie
12 14 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 12 (0.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 12 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 11 (0.40%) Consul
Vendors
1 238 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 215 (7.79%) IBM
3 182 (6.60%) SAP
4 172 (6.23%) Sybase
5 126 (4.57%) VMware
6 112 (4.06%) TIBCO
7 103 (3.73%) Informatica
8 88 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 73 (2.65%) ATG
10 59 (2.14%) Atlassian
11 55 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
12 53 (1.92%) HP
13 46 (1.67%) Reuters
14 44 (1.59%) Teradata
15 42 (1.52%) Siebel
16 41 (1.49%) Tableau
17 40 (1.45%) Hyperion
18 36 (1.30%) ION Trading
19 35 (1.27%) Bloomberg
20 34 (1.23%) Citrix
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