Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1,822 2,851 2,767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.05% 6.14% 5.89%
As % of the Vendors category 12.44% 15.31% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,177 1,976 1,773
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £360 £363 £315
90th Percentile £698 £688 £650
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
London median hourly rate £20.43 £35.00 £36.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.64% -3.61% +57.19%
10th Percentile £10.25 £20.65 £19.39
90th Percentile £74.35 £125.00 £58.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +3.70% +5.19% +35.09%

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 14,649 18,620 19,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.63% 40.12% 40.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,006 12,621 12,996
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £273 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £442
% change year-on-year - +1.75% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 318 301
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.85%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.10 £46.85 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +6 326 £525 -2.33% 153
West London +17 110 £500 - 29
South London -29 49 £475 -9.52% 13
East London +1 31 £450 - 15
North London -9 9 £663 +32.50% 3
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 885 (48.57%) SQL
2 637 (34.96%) Finance
3 517 (28.38%) Java
4 487 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
5 415 (22.78%) SQL Server
6 373 (20.47%) Oracle Database
7 336 (18.44%) Linux
8 324 (17.78%) PL/SQL
9 297 (16.30%) Python
10 269 (14.76%) Banking
11 242 (13.28%) Unix
12 233 (12.79%) Migration
13 230 (12.62%) ERP
13 230 (12.62%) AWS
14 220 (12.07%) Microsoft
15 210 (11.53%) Azure
16 207 (11.36%) JavaScript
17 199 (10.92%) ETL
18 191 (10.48%) Relational Database
19 180 (9.88%) DevOps
20 177 (9.71%) Windows
21 174 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
22 168 (9.22%) Security Cleared
23 167 (9.17%) .NET
23 167 (9.17%) Microservices
24 164 (9.00%) Git (software)
25 163 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
26 158 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
27 157 (8.62%) Web Services
28 154 (8.45%) 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
1 103 (5.65%) WebLogic
2 83 (4.56%) Apache Spark
3 77 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 67 (3.68%) Confluence
5 52 (2.85%) Apache
5 52 (2.85%) JBoss
6 47 (2.58%) Tomcat
7 45 (2.47%) IIS
8 31 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 27 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 25 (1.37%) MQSeries
11 22 (1.21%) ArcGIS
12 21 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 20 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
13 20 (1.10%) SAS
13 20 (1.10%) WebSphere
14 19 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
15 16 (0.88%) GeoServer
16 12 (0.66%) Jupyter
17 10 (0.55%) FileNet
Applications
1 90 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.22%) SPSS
4 4 (0.22%) Stata
4 4 (0.22%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.055%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 107 (5.87%) Oracle EBS
2 67 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 64 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
4 57 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
5 51 (2.80%) Oracle Payables
6 47 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
7 43 (2.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 38 (2.09%) Oracle General Ledger
9 36 (1.98%) Oracle Assets
10 31 (1.70%) Oracle Cash Management
11 29 (1.59%) FINCAD Analytics
12 27 (1.48%) Oracle iProcurement
13 22 (1.21%) Oracle Retail
14 19 (1.04%) Oracle FAH
15 17 (0.93%) NetSuite
16 16 (0.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 16 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 15 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
18 13 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
18 13 (0.71%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 230 (12.62%) AWS
2 210 (11.53%) Azure
3 87 (4.77%) Power Platform
4 65 (3.57%) GCP
5 37 (2.03%) PaaS
6 34 (1.87%) GitHub
7 29 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
8 28 (1.54%) AWS Step Functions
9 24 (1.32%) SaaS
10 22 (1.21%) Amazon S3
10 22 (1.21%) Serverless
11 18 (0.99%) Office 365
12 17 (0.93%) IaaS
13 15 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.77%) OpenShift
15 12 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
16 11 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
18 9 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.59%) Firewall
2 25 (1.37%) Internet
3 17 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.88%) DNS
5 14 (0.77%) SAN
5 14 (0.77%) VPN
6 12 (0.66%) SSH
6 12 (0.66%) WAN
7 11 (0.60%) LAN
8 9 (0.49%) HTTP
9 8 (0.44%) NAS
9 8 (0.44%) Network Security
10 6 (0.33%) Diameter Protocol
10 6 (0.33%) Megaco
10 6 (0.33%) SSL
11 5 (0.27%) DHCP
11 5 (0.27%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.27%) MPLS
12 4 (0.22%) SMTP
12 4 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 373 (20.47%) Oracle Database
3 191 (10.48%) Relational Database
4 174 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
5 158 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
6 143 (7.85%) Oracle Reports
7 137 (7.52%) MySQL
8 128 (7.03%) RDBMS
9 116 (6.37%) Big Data
10 105 (5.76%) MongoDB
11 89 (4.88%) Hadoop
12 87 (4.77%) Power BI
13 83 (4.56%) Oracle Database 12c
14 79 (4.34%) NoSQL
14 79 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 69 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
16 68 (3.73%) Oracle ODI
17 62 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
18 59 (3.24%) DB2
19 54 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 164 (9.00%) Git (software)
2 147 (8.07%) JIRA
3 122 (6.70%) Jenkins
4 85 (4.67%) Maven
5 62 (3.40%) Selenium
6 61 (3.35%) Subversion
7 52 (2.85%) JUnit
8 45 (2.47%) TeamCity
9 41 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
10 36 (1.98%) Eclipse
11 34 (1.87%) Bitbucket
12 29 (1.59%) Ant
13 23 (1.26%) Gradle
14 17 (0.93%) Cucumber
14 17 (0.93%) Toad
15 16 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (0.66%) Artifactory
16 12 (0.66%) Mercurial
16 12 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 637 (34.96%) Finance
2 269 (14.76%) Banking
3 131 (7.19%) Front Office
4 81 (4.45%) Investment Banking
5 57 (3.13%) Back Office
6 54 (2.96%) Public Sector
7 53 (2.91%) Retail
8 30 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.15%) Billing
9 21 (1.15%) General Ledger
9 21 (1.15%) Marketing
10 20 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.99%) Publishing
12 17 (0.93%) Legal
13 13 (0.71%) Games
14 12 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.60%) International Banking
16 10 (0.55%) Advertising
16 10 (0.55%) Local Government
17 9 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 646 (35.46%) Developer
2 189 (10.37%) Analyst
3 160 (8.78%) Architect
4 156 (8.56%) Consultant
5 148 (8.12%) Java Developer
6 93 (5.10%) DBA
6 93 (5.10%) Oracle Consultant
7 89 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
8 84 (4.61%) Project Manager
9 81 (4.45%) Business Analyst
10 74 (4.06%) C# Developer
11 68 (3.73%) Oracle DBA
12 64 (3.51%) Senior Developer
13 63 (3.46%) SQL Developer
14 57 (3.13%) Administrator
14 57 (3.13%) Python Developer
15 54 (2.96%) Software Engineer
16 53 (2.91%) Java Engineer
17 52 (2.85%) .NET Developer
18 51 (2.80%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (9.17%) .NET
2 157 (8.62%) Web Services
3 154 (8.45%) XML
4 132 (7.24%) Spring
5 128 (7.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 126 (6.92%) JSON
7 106 (5.82%) AngularJS
8 104 (5.71%) REST
9 97 (5.32%) CSS
10 91 (4.99%) HTML
11 86 (4.72%) J2EE
12 71 (3.90%) Hibernate
13 61 (3.35%) SOAP
14 52 (2.85%) Spring Boot
15 48 (2.63%) Kafka
16 46 (2.52%) WinForms
17 45 (2.47%) Middleware
18 44 (2.41%) Apache Camel
19 43 (2.36%) Node.js
19 43 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 144 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (4.45%) Derivative
3 66 (3.62%) Fixed Income
4 51 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 47 (2.58%) Hedge funds
6 41 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 39 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
8 36 (1.98%) Data Centre
8 36 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 34 (1.87%) Equities
9 34 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 34 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
10 32 (1.76%) Replication
11 31 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (1.70%) Equity Derivative
12 28 (1.54%) User Experience
13 26 (1.43%) Clustering
14 25 (1.37%) Algorithms
15 22 (1.21%) Mobile App
15 22 (1.21%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 336 (18.44%) Linux
2 242 (13.28%) Unix
3 177 (9.71%) Windows
4 60 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (2.09%) Solaris
6 26 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.93%) Android
8 15 (0.82%) Apple iOS
9 14 (0.77%) AIX
10 12 (0.66%) CentOS
10 12 (0.66%) VMS
11 10 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.38%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.33%) Debian
14 6 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.22%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (12.79%) Migration
3 230 (12.62%) ERP
4 199 (10.92%) ETL
5 180 (9.88%) DevOps
6 167 (9.17%) Microservices
7 163 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
8 153 (8.40%) Scrum
9 146 (8.01%) Analytics
10 136 (7.46%) Data Modelling
11 127 (6.97%) Problem-Solving
12 121 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 117 (6.42%) Project Management
13 117 (6.42%) Software Engineering
14 108 (5.93%) Data Migration
15 107 (5.87%) TDD
16 102 (5.60%) SDLC
17 90 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
18 88 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
18 88 (4.83%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 885 (48.57%) SQL
2 517 (28.38%) Java
3 324 (17.78%) PL/SQL
4 297 (16.30%) Python
5 207 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 148 (8.12%) C#
7 132 (7.24%) Shell Script
8 93 (5.10%) C++
9 85 (4.67%) T-SQL
10 77 (4.23%) Perl
11 64 (3.51%) Scala
12 61 (3.35%) PowerShell
13 52 (2.85%) Bash Shell
14 38 (2.09%) Kotlin
14 38 (2.09%) VB.NET
14 38 (2.09%) VBA
15 35 (1.92%) Java 8
16 34 (1.87%) C
17 33 (1.81%) R
18 32 (1.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 168 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 121 (6.64%) SC Cleared
3 97 (5.32%) Degree
4 39 (2.14%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.26%) ACCA
6 22 (1.21%) CIMA
6 22 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (1.04%) PMP
8 16 (0.88%) Master's Degree
9 11 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.49%) CISSP
10 9 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.49%) OCP
11 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.44%) OCA
12 7 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (0.27%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.27%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (5.43%) QA
2 36 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 32 (1.76%) PMO
4 15 (0.82%) GDPR
4 15 (0.82%) MiFID
5 14 (0.77%) SLA
6 11 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.44%) COBIT
9 6 (0.33%) IFRS
9 6 (0.33%) NIST
10 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.22%) GMP
11 4 (0.22%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.22%) SEPA
12 3 (0.16%) COREP
12 3 (0.16%) FINREP
12 3 (0.16%) HL7
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 98 (5.38%) Docker
2 63 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.04%) HDFS
5 9 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.22%) GridGain
7 4 (0.22%) vSphere
8 3 (0.16%) NFS
8 3 (0.16%) OCFS2
8 3 (0.16%) Xen
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.11%) XenApp
10 1 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.055%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.055%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 59 (3.24%) Ansible
1 59 (3.24%) Kubernetes
2 43 (2.36%) Data Guard
3 36 (1.98%) Puppet
4 20 (1.10%) Terraform
5 19 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (0.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 13 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
8 12 (0.66%) Grafana
8 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (0.49%) Nagios
9 9 (0.49%) Salt
10 7 (0.38%) Kibana
10 7 (0.38%) Prometheus
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.22%) CASB
13 4 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
13 4 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 220 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 133 (7.30%) Sybase
3 127 (6.97%) SAP
4 78 (4.28%) Google
5 68 (3.73%) Red Hat
6 63 (3.46%) IBM
7 54 (2.96%) Informatica
8 46 (2.52%) MuleSoft
9 39 (2.14%) Tableau
10 37 (2.03%) Hyperion
11 29 (1.59%) VMware
12 28 (1.54%) Teradata
13 26 (1.43%) Atlassian
13 26 (1.43%) Splunk
14 24 (1.32%) Citrix
14 24 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
15 23 (1.26%) Axway
16 21 (1.15%) CA
16 21 (1.15%) Cloudera
17 18 (0.99%) Bloomberg