Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -16 0 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2754 3499 3776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.85% 7.79% 8.11%
As % of the Vendors category 14.46% 18.19% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 2230 2378
London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.43%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £308
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 24
London median hourly rate £36.31 £25.00 £21.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.24% +15.77% -43.17%
10th Percentile £19.39 £17.45 £14.30
90th Percentile £58.00 £44.00 £44.85
England median hourly rate £40.00 £31.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year +27.19% -10.14% -

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 19048 19236 19516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.82% 41.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12946 12814 12934
London median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 281 397
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.10
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -17 419 £545 +21.11% 54
West London -17 143 £488 +21.88% 24
South London -36 76 £500 +17.65% 4
East London -19 42 £473 -0.42% 7
North London -12 11 £413 -5.71% 4
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1255 (45.57%) SQL
2 1094 (39.72%) Java
3 922 (33.48%) Finance
4 796 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
5 569 (20.66%) SQL Server
6 541 (19.64%) Linux
7 519 (18.85%) Oracle Database
8 502 (18.23%) Unix
9 485 (17.61%) Banking
10 396 (14.38%) PL/SQL
11 351 (12.75%) Relational Database
12 340 (12.35%) Web Services
13 330 (11.98%) TDD
14 329 (11.95%) Python
15 307 (11.15%) JavaScript
16 298 (10.82%) Windows
17 293 (10.64%) C#
18 291 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
19 278 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
20 276 (10.02%) Spring
21 275 (9.99%) Amazon AWS
22 265 (9.62%) XML
23 261 (9.48%) OO
24 250 (9.08%) Migration
25 245 (8.90%) Front Office
25 245 (8.90%) .NET
26 239 (8.68%) Jenkins
27 232 (8.42%) DevOps
28 231 (8.39%) Git (software)
28 231 (8.39%) ETL

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
1 200 (7.26%) WebSphere
2 193 (7.01%) WebLogic
3 173 (6.28%) Tomcat
4 153 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 136 (4.94%) Confluence
6 120 (4.36%) Apache
7 105 (3.81%) OpenStack
8 92 (3.34%) JBoss
9 90 (3.27%) Apache Spark
10 64 (2.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 54 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
12 53 (1.92%) IIS
13 35 (1.27%) SharePoint
14 34 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
16 24 (0.87%) nginx
17 21 (0.76%) SAS
18 18 (0.65%) CMS
19 17 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
20 14 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 130 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.29%) HipChat
7 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.073%) FileZilla
9 1 (0.036%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.036%) SPSS
9 1 (0.036%) Stata
Business Applications
1 116 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
2 73 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 63 (2.29%) Oracle Financials
4 61 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
5 49 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
6 45 (1.63%) Oracle Retail
7 37 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 30 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
8 30 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
9 28 (1.02%) ION MarketView
10 27 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
11 26 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
12 25 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
12 25 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
13 24 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
14 23 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
15 22 (0.80%) RMDS
16 20 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
17 16 (0.58%) Magento
18 14 (0.51%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 275 (9.99%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (1.92%) GitHub
4 40 (1.45%) SaaS
5 33 (1.20%) PaaS
6 27 (0.98%) IaaS
7 20 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
7 20 (0.73%) Office 365
8 19 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (0.69%) OpenShift
8 19 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 18 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
10 17 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (0.54%) Bluemix
12 13 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (0.47%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
13 12 (0.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.52%) Firewall
2 85 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 81 (2.94%) Internet
4 66 (2.40%) LDAP
5 52 (1.89%) SAN
6 40 (1.45%) LAN
7 37 (1.34%) DNS
8 29 (1.05%) SSL
9 28 (1.02%) SMS
9 28 (1.02%) VPN
10 25 (0.91%) HTTP
11 21 (0.76%) Kerberos
11 21 (0.76%) WAN
12 19 (0.69%) Ethernet
12 19 (0.69%) Wireless
13 18 (0.65%) DHCP
14 17 (0.62%) FTP
15 16 (0.58%) Network Security
16 14 (0.51%) NAS
17 11 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 519 (18.85%) Oracle Database
3 351 (12.75%) Relational Database
4 223 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
5 222 (8.06%) MySQL
6 202 (7.33%) RDBMS
7 190 (6.90%) NoSQL
8 172 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 166 (6.03%) Big Data
10 146 (5.30%) Hadoop
11 143 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 119 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
13 101 (3.67%) MongoDB
14 88 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 80 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
16 73 (2.65%) DB2
17 68 (2.47%) Oracle ODI
18 63 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
19 61 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
20 60 (2.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 239 (8.68%) Jenkins
2 231 (8.39%) Git (software)
3 229 (8.32%) JIRA
4 174 (6.32%) Subversion
5 165 (5.99%) Maven
6 108 (3.92%) Selenium
7 107 (3.89%) JUnit
8 90 (3.27%) NUnit
9 85 (3.09%) MSTest
10 75 (2.72%) TeamCity
11 68 (2.47%) Eclipse
12 57 (2.07%) Sonatype Nexus
13 55 (2.00%) Cucumber
14 47 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 44 (1.60%) Ant
15 44 (1.60%) IntelliJ
16 42 (1.53%) Mockito
17 41 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
18 38 (1.38%) Bitbucket
18 38 (1.38%) Gradle
General
1 922 (33.48%) Finance
2 485 (17.61%) Banking
3 245 (8.90%) Front Office
4 172 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 162 (5.88%) Retail
6 99 (3.59%) Financial Institution
7 76 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 48 (1.74%) Marketing
9 45 (1.63%) Games
9 45 (1.63%) Retail Banking
10 43 (1.56%) Back Office
11 41 (1.49%) General Ledger
12 29 (1.05%) Billing
13 28 (1.02%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.76%) Legal
15 19 (0.69%) Electronics
16 14 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.40%) Law
18 10 (0.36%) German Language
19 9 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1097 (39.83%) Developer
2 439 (15.94%) Java Developer
3 341 (12.38%) Analyst
4 253 (9.19%) Architect
5 216 (7.84%) Consultant
6 208 (7.55%) Oracle Developer
7 139 (5.05%) Senior Developer
8 136 (4.94%) C# Developer
9 118 (4.28%) Oracle Consultant
10 116 (4.21%) Business Analyst
11 110 (3.99%) SQL Developer
12 99 (3.59%) DBA
13 96 (3.49%) .NET Developer
14 87 (3.16%) Project Manager
15 86 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
16 85 (3.09%) Administrator
17 82 (2.98%) Oracle DBA
18 77 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
19 71 (2.58%) Applications Support
20 70 (2.54%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (12.35%) Web Services
2 276 (10.02%) Spring
3 265 (9.62%) XML
4 245 (8.90%) .NET
5 214 (7.77%) HTML
6 201 (7.30%) J2EE
7 188 (6.83%) REST
8 171 (6.21%) AngularJS
9 163 (5.92%) SOAP
10 152 (5.52%) CSS
11 139 (5.05%) Hibernate
12 132 (4.79%) RESTful
13 120 (4.36%) JMS
14 110 (3.99%) JSON
15 107 (3.89%) HTML5
16 99 (3.59%) Kafka
17 94 (3.41%) Middleware
18 85 (3.09%) jQuery
19 84 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
20 79 (2.87%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 278 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 143 (5.19%) Fixed Income
4 124 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 122 (4.43%) Derivative
6 84 (3.05%) Equities
7 68 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 59 (2.14%) Data Centre
9 50 (1.82%) iPad
10 47 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 44 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
12 41 (1.49%) Virtual Team
13 35 (1.27%) Clustering
13 35 (1.27%) Data Structures
14 33 (1.20%) Market Risk
15 31 (1.13%) Client/Server
16 29 (1.05%) Replication
16 29 (1.05%) SWIFT
17 26 (0.94%) Social Media
17 26 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 541 (19.64%) Linux
2 502 (18.23%) Unix
3 298 (10.82%) Windows
4 86 (3.12%) Solaris
5 79 (2.87%) Windows Server
6 62 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (2.18%) AIX
8 32 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 29 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (0.91%) Windows 7
11 24 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (0.51%) SUSE
15 12 (0.44%) CoreOS
16 11 (0.40%) HPUX
16 11 (0.40%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.36%) Android
18 7 (0.25%) Debian
19 6 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (11.98%) TDD
3 291 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
4 261 (9.48%) OO
5 250 (9.08%) Migration
6 232 (8.42%) DevOps
7 231 (8.39%) ETL
8 224 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
9 207 (7.52%) Data Modelling
10 192 (6.97%) Scrum
11 179 (6.50%) Analytics
12 174 (6.32%) E-Commerce
13 163 (5.92%) SOA
14 147 (5.34%) ERP
15 146 (5.30%) Test Automation
16 144 (5.23%) BDD
17 138 (5.01%) SDLC
18 137 (4.97%) Microservices
19 127 (4.61%) Data Migration
20 120 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1255 (45.57%) SQL
2 1094 (39.72%) Java
3 396 (14.38%) PL/SQL
4 329 (11.95%) Python
5 307 (11.15%) JavaScript
6 293 (10.64%) C#
7 162 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 149 (5.41%) C++
9 128 (4.65%) Perl
10 96 (3.49%) VBA
11 85 (3.09%) Scala
12 66 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 59 (2.14%) Ruby
14 53 (1.92%) PowerShell
15 52 (1.89%) T-SQL
15 52 (1.89%) VB
16 51 (1.85%) C
16 51 (1.85%) VB.NET
17 26 (0.94%) R
18 23 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 197 (7.15%) Security Cleared
2 166 (6.03%) Degree
3 102 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 66 (2.40%) DV Cleared
5 44 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 30 (1.09%) ISEB
7 29 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 26 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
9 24 (0.87%) MCSE
10 19 (0.69%) MCP
10 19 (0.69%) MCSA
11 17 (0.62%) MCSM
11 17 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
12 16 (0.58%) ACHDS
12 16 (0.58%) MCDST
12 16 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
13 15 (0.54%) ACDT
13 15 (0.54%) ACTC
14 13 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (4.54%) QA
2 86 (3.12%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.09%) MiFID
3 30 (1.09%) SLA
4 20 (0.73%) PMO
5 11 (0.40%) GDPR
6 10 (0.36%) SEPA
7 7 (0.25%) COREP
7 7 (0.25%) GCP
8 5 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.15%) EMIR
9 4 (0.15%) IFRS
9 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.11%) FINREP
10 3 (0.11%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.073%) Basel III
11 2 (0.073%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.073%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 138 (5.01%) Docker
2 99 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 59 (2.14%) HDFS
4 53 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
5 43 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (1.45%) Apache Flume
7 23 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
8 21 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.65%) NFS
9 18 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
10 14 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 10 (0.36%) Samba
12 9 (0.33%) etcd
12 9 (0.33%) SRDF
13 8 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
14 7 (0.25%) vSphere
15 6 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 5 (0.18%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 215 (7.81%) Ansible
2 201 (7.30%) Puppet
3 148 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
4 61 (2.21%) Kubernetes
5 50 (1.82%) Ambari
6 47 (1.71%) Data Guard
7 36 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 34 (1.23%) Oozie
9 32 (1.16%) Terraform
10 26 (0.94%) Control-M
10 26 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 22 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
12 21 (0.76%) Rancher
13 20 (0.73%) logstash
13 20 (0.73%) NetBackup
14 19 (0.69%) ZABBIX
15 17 (0.62%) Kibana
15 17 (0.62%) Oracle Flashback
16 14 (0.51%) Nagios
17 13 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 226 (8.21%) Microsoft
2 192 (6.97%) IBM
3 177 (6.43%) Sybase
4 141 (5.12%) SAP
5 93 (3.38%) TIBCO
6 84 (3.05%) Informatica
7 76 (2.76%) ATG
8 75 (2.72%) VMware
9 73 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 57 (2.07%) HP
11 55 (2.00%) Tableau
12 54 (1.96%) Citrix
13 50 (1.82%) Hyperion
14 49 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
15 45 (1.63%) hybris
16 41 (1.49%) Atlassian
17 40 (1.45%) ION Trading
18 38 (1.38%) Bloomberg
19 35 (1.27%) Currenex
19 35 (1.27%) Splunk