Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 41 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2,076 2,557 2,764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.05% 5.50% 6.60%
As % of the Vendors category 12.43% 14.03% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,277 1,760 1,825
London median daily rate £515 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £360 £358 £326
90th Percentile £688 £663 £652
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
London median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.22% -41.94% +40.91%
10th Percentile £26.95 £20.25 £20.66
90th Percentile £45.46 £73.75 £46.75
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +5.00% +10.34% +18.85%

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 16,707 18,222 17,471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.63% 39.19% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,157 12,345 11,756
London median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £660 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 328 240
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +11.69% +7.63%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.85 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.12 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -14 339 £500 -4.76% 132
West London -10 124 £475 -9.52% 28
South London -6 64 £525 - 9
East London -32 29 £525 +5.00% 16
North London -7 10 £750 +50.00% 7
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 913 (43.98%) SQL
2 697 (33.57%) Finance
3 575 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
4 486 (23.41%) Java
5 450 (21.68%) SQL Server
6 424 (20.42%) Oracle Database
7 368 (17.73%) Linux
8 310 (14.93%) Python
9 302 (14.55%) PL/SQL
10 284 (13.68%) Banking
11 266 (12.81%) Migration
12 259 (12.48%) ETL
13 250 (12.04%) Git (software)
14 248 (11.95%) JavaScript
14 248 (11.95%) Unix
15 247 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
16 246 (11.85%) ERP
17 234 (11.27%) DevOps
18 226 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
19 224 (10.79%) Microsoft
20 211 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
21 210 (10.12%) Relational Database
22 206 (9.92%) XML
23 204 (9.83%) Jenkins
24 203 (9.78%) Scrum
25 200 (9.63%) Microsoft Azure
26 195 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
27 194 (9.34%) C#
28 187 (9.01%) .NET
29 174 (8.38%) MySQL

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 93 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 88 (4.24%) Apache Spark
3 84 (4.05%) Apache
4 55 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 55 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 47 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 44 (2.12%) Confluence
6 44 (2.12%) JBoss
7 43 (2.07%) WebSphere
8 37 (1.78%) IIS
8 37 (1.78%) Oracle Coherence
9 32 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 20 (0.96%) ArcGIS
12 19 (0.92%) GeoServer
13 18 (0.87%) SAS
14 15 (0.72%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.67%) Appian
15 14 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
16 13 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 104 (5.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
4 20 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.29%) SPSS
7 5 (0.24%) Stata
8 2 (0.096%) Mingle
9 1 (0.048%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.048%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 1 (0.048%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 119 (5.73%) Oracle EBS
2 83 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
3 70 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 68 (3.28%) Oracle Payables
5 67 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 64 (3.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 52 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
7 52 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
8 38 (1.83%) Oracle iProcurement
9 34 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
10 31 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
11 29 (1.40%) Oracle Assets
12 23 (1.11%) NetSuite
13 21 (1.01%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 20 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 20 (0.96%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 16 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
16 14 (0.67%) Oracle iSupplier
17 13 (0.63%) Oracle FAH
18 12 (0.58%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 226 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
2 200 (9.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 75 (3.61%) SaaS
4 65 (3.13%) Power Platform
5 45 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 39 (1.88%) PaaS
7 37 (1.78%) Amazon S3
8 36 (1.73%) GitHub
9 31 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 29 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
10 29 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
11 28 (1.35%) IaaS
12 24 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 23 (1.11%) AWS CloudTrail
13 23 (1.11%) Office 365
13 23 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 22 (1.06%) Amazon Glacier
15 20 (0.96%) Taleo
16 17 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
17 15 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.36%) Firewall
2 30 (1.45%) SAN
3 29 (1.40%) WAN
4 27 (1.30%) DNS
5 23 (1.11%) LAN
6 22 (1.06%) VPN
7 18 (0.87%) Internet
8 17 (0.82%) DHCP
9 15 (0.72%) FTP
10 13 (0.63%) HTTP
10 13 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (0.63%) WLAN
11 12 (0.58%) NAS
11 12 (0.58%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.39%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.29%) SSH
14 4 (0.19%) MPLS
14 4 (0.19%) SMTP
14 4 (0.19%) SSL
14 4 (0.19%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 424 (20.42%) Oracle Database
3 247 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
4 210 (10.12%) Relational Database
5 174 (8.38%) MySQL
6 141 (6.79%) Big Data
7 133 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
8 114 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 111 (5.35%) RDBMS
10 110 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
11 99 (4.77%) MongoDB
12 89 (4.29%) Oracle Database 12c
13 87 (4.19%) NoSQL
14 85 (4.09%) Oracle ODI
15 79 (3.81%) Hadoop
15 79 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 65 (3.13%) Power BI
17 61 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
18 54 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
19 53 (2.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 250 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 204 (9.83%) Jenkins
3 102 (4.91%) Maven
4 101 (4.87%) JIRA
5 74 (3.56%) Subversion
6 71 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
7 61 (2.94%) Selenium
8 56 (2.70%) Bitbucket
8 56 (2.70%) TeamCity
9 51 (2.46%) JUnit
10 36 (1.73%) Cucumber
11 35 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
12 31 (1.49%) Visual Studio
13 29 (1.40%) Ant
13 29 (1.40%) SpecFlow
14 28 (1.35%) Eclipse
15 27 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
16 26 (1.25%) Gradle
16 26 (1.25%) Mercurial
17 23 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 697 (33.57%) Finance
2 284 (13.68%) Banking
3 112 (5.39%) Front Office
4 82 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 79 (3.81%) Retail
6 53 (2.55%) Back Office
7 41 (1.97%) Marketing
8 38 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 30 (1.45%) General Ledger
10 29 (1.40%) Legal
10 29 (1.40%) Telecoms
11 26 (1.25%) Billing
12 18 (0.87%) Publishing
13 16 (0.77%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.67%) Advertising
15 13 (0.63%) Law
16 10 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.39%) Games
18 7 (0.34%) International Banking
18 7 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 703 (33.86%) Developer
2 208 (10.02%) Consultant
3 202 (9.73%) Java Developer
4 184 (8.86%) Analyst
5 180 (8.67%) Architect
6 141 (6.79%) Oracle Consultant
7 111 (5.35%) DBA
8 99 (4.77%) C# Developer
9 83 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
10 77 (3.71%) Senior Developer
11 72 (3.47%) Oracle DBA
12 69 (3.32%) Data Engineer
13 68 (3.28%) Business Analyst
13 68 (3.28%) Project Manager
14 63 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
15 61 (2.94%) .NET Developer
16 52 (2.50%) SQL Developer
17 51 (2.46%) Oracle Architect
18 49 (2.36%) Oracle Functional Consultant
18 49 (2.36%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (9.92%) XML
2 187 (9.01%) .NET
3 168 (8.09%) REST
4 165 (7.95%) Spring
5 154 (7.42%) Web Services
6 146 (7.03%) JSON
7 131 (6.31%) HTML
8 128 (6.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 127 (6.12%) SOAP
10 122 (5.88%) CSS
11 91 (4.38%) Kafka
12 82 (3.95%) AngularJS
13 71 (3.42%) Middleware
14 66 (3.18%) RESTful
15 63 (3.03%) JMS
16 62 (2.99%) J2EE
17 60 (2.89%) HTML5
18 55 (2.65%) WinForms
19 54 (2.60%) jQuery
20 49 (2.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 195 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 56 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (2.41%) Derivative
5 45 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 44 (2.12%) Replication
7 43 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
8 41 (1.97%) Data Centre
9 40 (1.93%) User Experience
10 36 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 33 (1.59%) Fixed Income
11 33 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 33 (1.59%) Public Cloud
12 26 (1.25%) Algorithms
12 26 (1.25%) Equities
12 26 (1.25%) Hedge funds
13 21 (1.01%) Clustering
14 18 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
15 17 (0.82%) Robotics
16 16 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 368 (17.73%) Linux
2 248 (11.95%) Unix
3 173 (8.33%) Windows
4 65 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (2.02%) Solaris
6 22 (1.06%) AIX
7 19 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.82%) Windows Server
9 16 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.63%) CentOS
11 9 (0.43%) HPUX
12 8 (0.39%) Android
12 8 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.34%) Fedora
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.24%) VMS
16 4 (0.19%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (12.81%) Migration
3 259 (12.48%) ETL
4 246 (11.85%) ERP
5 234 (11.27%) DevOps
6 211 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
7 203 (9.78%) Scrum
8 166 (8.00%) Analytics
9 152 (7.32%) Microservices
9 152 (7.32%) SDLC
10 150 (7.23%) Data Modelling
11 139 (6.70%) Test Automation
12 137 (6.60%) Data Migration
13 135 (6.50%) TDD
14 134 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 133 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
16 125 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
17 119 (5.73%) Project Management
18 105 (5.06%) Software Engineering
19 95 (4.58%) OO
Programming Languages
1 913 (43.98%) SQL
2 486 (23.41%) Java
3 310 (14.93%) Python
4 302 (14.55%) PL/SQL
5 248 (11.95%) JavaScript
6 194 (9.34%) C#
7 153 (7.37%) Shell Script
8 104 (5.01%) T-SQL
9 101 (4.87%) C++
10 82 (3.95%) PowerShell
11 80 (3.85%) Perl
12 74 (3.56%) Java 8
13 73 (3.52%) Bash Shell
14 72 (3.47%) Scala
15 56 (2.70%) VB.NET
16 50 (2.41%) VBA
17 41 (1.97%) VB
18 26 (1.25%) PHP
18 26 (1.25%) Ruby
19 24 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 148 (7.13%) Security Cleared
2 135 (6.50%) Degree
3 107 (5.15%) SC Cleared
4 39 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.16%) PMP
7 21 (1.01%) PMI Certification
8 20 (0.96%) ACCA
9 18 (0.87%) Master's Degree
10 17 (0.82%) RHCE
11 12 (0.58%) CIMA
11 12 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
12 10 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
13 9 (0.43%) MBA
13 9 (0.43%) OCP
14 8 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.34%) OCA
16 6 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
16 6 (0.29%) Sun Certification
17 5 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.07%) QA
2 49 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.45%) PMO
4 18 (0.87%) SLA
5 12 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.53%) GDPR
6 11 (0.53%) IFRS
7 10 (0.48%) COREP
7 10 (0.48%) FINREP
8 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.24%) GAAP
9 5 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.19%) GMP
11 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.14%) EMIR
11 3 (0.14%) MiFID
12 2 (0.096%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.096%) P3O
12 2 (0.096%) SEPA
12 2 (0.096%) TARGET2
System Software
1 119 (5.73%) Docker
2 99 (4.77%) Oracle RAC
3 50 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 40 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (0.92%) HDFS
7 11 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.39%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.34%) vSphere
10 6 (0.29%) KVM
11 5 (0.24%) vCloud
11 5 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.19%) Ceph
12 4 (0.19%) RHEV
12 4 (0.19%) Varnish
12 4 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.096%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 2 (0.096%) zsh
Systems Management
1 110 (5.30%) Ansible
2 107 (5.15%) Kubernetes
3 61 (2.94%) Puppet
4 48 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 46 (2.22%) Data Guard
6 19 (0.92%) Control-M
6 19 (0.92%) Terraform
7 18 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
9 14 (0.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 13 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
10 13 (0.63%) Grafana
10 13 (0.63%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.53%) Kibana
11 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (0.48%) HP ALM
12 10 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (0.43%) SCCM
14 8 (0.39%) Automic
14 8 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 224 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 137 (6.60%) SAP
3 79 (3.81%) IBM
4 77 (3.71%) Sybase
5 64 (3.08%) Informatica
6 61 (2.94%) VMware
7 56 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 52 (2.50%) Google
9 49 (2.36%) Cloudera
10 47 (2.26%) Hyperion
11 36 (1.73%) Tableau
12 34 (1.64%) Citrix
12 34 (1.64%) HP
13 31 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
14 28 (1.35%) Splunk
15 27 (1.30%) Cisco
16 26 (1.25%) MuleSoft
17 25 (1.20%) EMC
18 22 (1.06%) TIBCO
19 20 (0.96%) Atlassian