Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 34 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2,894 2,750 3,424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.15% 5.78% 7.66%
As % of the Vendors category 15.36% 14.31% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,991 1,769 2,154
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.71%
10th Percentile £363 £316 £325
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
England median daily rate £483 £450 £431
% change year-on-year +7.22% +4.35% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.74% +32.55%
10th Percentile £20.75 £19.00 £17.53
90th Percentile £112.06 £62.50 £43.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% -2.70%

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 18,845 19,216 19,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.05% 40.41% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,796 13,088 12,767
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 301 295
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.25 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 -12 416 £531 +1.19% 121
South London +25 216 £525 +5.00% 15
West London -18 114 £500 - 68
East London +5 84 £500 -7.62% 29
North London +10 29 £500 +53.85% 6
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 1,087 (37.56%) Finance
2 1,055 (36.45%) SQL
3 880 (30.41%) Java
4 860 (29.72%) Agile Software Development
5 630 (21.77%) SQL Server
6 474 (16.38%) Linux
7 444 (15.34%) Banking
8 412 (14.24%) Oracle Database
9 408 (14.10%) Unix
10 388 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
11 358 (12.37%) Python
12 356 (12.30%) Migration
13 345 (11.92%) PL/SQL
14 341 (11.78%) Windows
15 324 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
15 324 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
16 316 (10.92%) MySQL
17 313 (10.82%) Relational Database
18 312 (10.78%) DevOps
19 309 (10.68%) TDD
20 303 (10.47%) Security Cleared
21 295 (10.19%) Jenkins
22 290 (10.02%) C#
23 278 (9.61%) Spring
24 275 (9.50%) .NET
25 274 (9.47%) JavaScript
26 273 (9.43%) Microsoft
27 270 (9.33%) ETL
27 270 (9.33%) Ansible
28 267 (9.23%) HTML

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
1 252 (8.71%) WebLogic
2 188 (6.50%) Tomcat
3 187 (6.46%) WebSphere
4 138 (4.77%) Apache
5 131 (4.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 112 (3.87%) OpenStack
7 102 (3.52%) Apache Spark
8 70 (2.42%) JBoss
9 69 (2.38%) IIS
10 61 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 60 (2.07%) Confluence
12 59 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
12 59 (2.04%) SAS
13 52 (1.80%) SharePoint
14 43 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
15 29 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
16 27 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
17 24 (0.83%) CMS
18 23 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
19 18 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 155 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (2.07%) MS Visio
3 53 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
4 35 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.069%) SPSS
9 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.035%) HipChat
9 1 (0.035%) InVision
Business Applications
1 128 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
2 118 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 90 (3.11%) Oracle Financials
4 85 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
5 65 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
6 64 (2.21%) Oracle Retail
7 55 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
8 48 (1.66%) Oracle Receivables
9 45 (1.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 41 (1.42%) Oracle Cash Management
11 37 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
12 33 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
13 30 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
13 30 (1.04%) Oracle FAH
14 22 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
14 22 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
15 20 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 19 (0.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 15 (0.52%) Actimize
18 14 (0.48%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 388 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 324 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (3.70%) PaaS
4 79 (2.73%) IaaS
5 76 (2.63%) GitHub
6 63 (2.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 62 (2.14%) Amazon S3
8 59 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
8 59 (2.04%) SaaS
9 51 (1.76%) OpenShift
10 27 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 26 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
12 25 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
13 24 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
14 22 (0.76%) Datadog
15 19 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
15 19 (0.66%) Office 365
16 16 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
17 14 (0.48%) Apigee
17 14 (0.48%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.01%) Firewall
2 39 (1.35%) VPN
3 34 (1.17%) SAN
4 28 (0.97%) DNS
5 23 (0.79%) WAN
6 22 (0.76%) LAN
7 21 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 19 (0.66%) Network Security
9 17 (0.59%) NAS
10 15 (0.52%) Internet
11 14 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (0.48%) FTP
11 14 (0.48%) HTTP
11 14 (0.48%) Kerberos
12 13 (0.45%) Ethernet
13 10 (0.35%) DHCP
13 10 (0.35%) SSL
14 9 (0.31%) SSH
15 7 (0.24%) MPLS
15 7 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 630 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 412 (14.24%) Oracle Database
3 316 (10.92%) MySQL
4 313 (10.82%) Relational Database
5 247 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
6 229 (7.91%) NoSQL
7 211 (7.29%) RDBMS
8 196 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
9 188 (6.50%) Oracle Reports
10 161 (5.56%) Hadoop
11 142 (4.91%) MongoDB
12 134 (4.63%) Big Data
13 116 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 104 (3.59%) Oracle Database 12c
15 96 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
16 70 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
17 68 (2.35%) Power BI
18 67 (2.32%) Apache Hive
19 61 (2.11%) DB2
20 60 (2.07%) Impala
Development Applications
1 295 (10.19%) Jenkins
2 224 (7.74%) Git (software)
3 171 (5.91%) JIRA
4 132 (4.56%) Maven
5 123 (4.25%) NUnit
6 111 (3.84%) MSTest
7 103 (3.56%) Subversion
8 71 (2.45%) TeamCity
9 66 (2.28%) Sonatype Nexus
10 59 (2.04%) GitLab
10 59 (2.04%) Selenium
11 44 (1.52%) Cucumber
12 40 (1.38%) Artifactory
12 40 (1.38%) JUnit
13 38 (1.31%) Bitbucket
14 35 (1.21%) JMeter
15 34 (1.17%) Visual Studio
16 30 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 30 (1.04%) SoapUI
17 29 (1.00%) Mockito
General
1 1,087 (37.56%) Finance
2 444 (15.34%) Banking
3 190 (6.57%) Front Office
4 164 (5.67%) Investment Banking
5 163 (5.63%) Retail
6 75 (2.59%) General Ledger
7 73 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 67 (2.32%) Back Office
9 49 (1.69%) Marketing
10 26 (0.90%) Legal
10 26 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 20 (0.69%) Billing
12 18 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.59%) Law
14 15 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.48%) Games
16 11 (0.38%) Publishing
17 10 (0.35%) French Language
17 10 (0.35%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,132 (39.12%) Developer
2 424 (14.65%) Java Developer
3 341 (11.78%) Analyst
4 303 (10.47%) Consultant
5 267 (9.23%) Architect
6 179 (6.19%) Oracle Developer
7 174 (6.01%) Oracle Consultant
8 159 (5.49%) Senior Developer
9 136 (4.70%) C# Developer
10 128 (4.42%) Business Analyst
11 112 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
12 111 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 99 (3.42%) Oracle Analyst
14 85 (2.94%) SQL Developer
15 84 (2.90%) Project Manager
16 82 (2.83%) Full Stack Developer
17 74 (2.56%) .NET Developer
18 70 (2.42%) C++ Developer
19 69 (2.38%) DBA
19 69 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (9.61%) Spring
2 275 (9.50%) .NET
3 267 (9.23%) HTML
4 258 (8.91%) XML
5 229 (7.91%) AngularJS
6 228 (7.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 195 (6.74%) Middleware
8 193 (6.67%) Web Services
9 180 (6.22%) CSS
10 152 (5.25%) REST
11 134 (4.63%) HTML5
12 121 (4.18%) Hibernate
13 112 (3.87%) JSON
14 105 (3.63%) Spring Boot
15 103 (3.56%) J2EE
16 100 (3.46%) Node.js
17 95 (3.28%) JMS
18 91 (3.14%) SOAP
19 78 (2.70%) ASP.NET
20 77 (2.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 183 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (4.46%) Derivative
3 100 (3.46%) Fixed Income
4 88 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 75 (2.59%) Algorithms
6 74 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 64 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
8 63 (2.18%) Data Centre
9 60 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 52 (1.80%) Hedge funds
11 48 (1.66%) Wiki
12 45 (1.55%) Equities
13 40 (1.38%) Data Structures
14 37 (1.28%) Clustering
15 33 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 33 (1.14%) User Experience
16 26 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
16 26 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
17 23 (0.79%) Market Risk
17 23 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 474 (16.38%) Linux
2 408 (14.10%) Unix
3 341 (11.78%) Windows
4 107 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 76 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 65 (2.25%) Solaris
7 19 (0.66%) AIX
7 19 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.45%) CentOS
10 11 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.21%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.21%) SUSE
13 6 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.21%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.14%) Debian
14 4 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (29.72%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (12.30%) Migration
3 324 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
4 312 (10.78%) DevOps
5 309 (10.68%) TDD
6 270 (9.33%) ETL
7 254 (8.78%) ERP
8 242 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
9 236 (8.15%) OO
10 227 (7.84%) Test Automation
11 203 (7.01%) Scrum
12 198 (6.84%) Microservices
13 184 (6.36%) Problem-Solving
14 169 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 166 (5.74%) Data Modelling
16 158 (5.46%) Analytics
17 157 (5.43%) SDLC
18 154 (5.32%) Project Management
19 149 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
20 141 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,055 (36.45%) SQL
2 880 (30.41%) Java
3 358 (12.37%) Python
4 345 (11.92%) PL/SQL
5 290 (10.02%) C#
6 274 (9.47%) JavaScript
7 149 (5.15%) Shell Script
8 134 (4.63%) Java 8
9 109 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 107 (3.70%) C++
11 95 (3.28%) Perl
12 83 (2.87%) Bash Shell
13 76 (2.63%) Scala
14 63 (2.18%) Korn
14 63 (2.18%) T-SQL
15 60 (2.07%) TypeScript
16 51 (1.76%) R
17 43 (1.49%) VBA
18 35 (1.21%) C
18 35 (1.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 303 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 236 (8.15%) SC Cleared
3 122 (4.22%) Degree
4 45 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (1.42%) DV Cleared
6 22 (0.76%) CISSP
7 21 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 20 (0.69%) CISM
9 19 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (0.66%) Master's Degree
10 15 (0.52%) PhD
10 15 (0.52%) RHCE
11 14 (0.48%) PMP
12 13 (0.45%) CCNP
13 12 (0.41%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.21%) CCNA
16 5 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
16 5 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (4.11%) QA
2 76 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 25 (0.86%) PMO
4 17 (0.59%) IFRS
5 15 (0.52%) Basel III
5 15 (0.52%) GDPR
6 12 (0.41%) MiFID
7 10 (0.35%) SLA
8 7 (0.24%) GAAP
9 5 (0.17%) IFRS 9
9 5 (0.17%) SEPA
10 4 (0.14%) EMIR
11 3 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.10%) HL7
11 3 (0.10%) PSD2
12 2 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.069%) GxP
12 2 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 152 (5.25%) Docker
2 95 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 54 (1.87%) HDFS
4 43 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 31 (1.07%) Apache Flume
7 16 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.24%) vSphere
11 6 (0.21%) XenApp
12 5 (0.17%) NFS
13 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.14%) Xen
14 3 (0.10%) Firmware
14 3 (0.10%) Snort
15 2 (0.069%) vCloud
15 2 (0.069%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.069%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 270 (9.33%) Ansible
2 209 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
3 207 (7.15%) Puppet
4 100 (3.46%) Kubernetes
5 50 (1.73%) Terraform
6 38 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
7 37 (1.28%) ITRS Geneos
8 27 (0.93%) Control-M
9 21 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
9 21 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Management
10 20 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
11 18 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 16 (0.55%) Kibana
12 16 (0.55%) logstash
13 15 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
14 14 (0.48%) Data Guard
14 14 (0.48%) Forum Sentry
15 13 (0.45%) Nagios
16 11 (0.38%) BladeLogic
16 11 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 273 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 192 (6.63%) SAP
3 143 (4.94%) IBM
4 117 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 99 (3.42%) Sybase
6 80 (2.76%) Google
7 75 (2.59%) VMware
8 70 (2.42%) Informatica
9 65 (2.25%) Talend
10 55 (1.90%) Cloudera
11 47 (1.62%) Hyperion
12 46 (1.59%) TIBCO
13 45 (1.55%) Citrix
14 44 (1.52%) Cisco
14 44 (1.52%) Tableau
15 36 (1.24%) Atlassian
16 35 (1.21%) MuleSoft
17 34 (1.17%) Adobe
17 34 (1.17%) Splunk
18 33 (1.14%) Salesforce.com