Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1,513 2,529 2,547
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.96% 5.95% 5.47%
As % of the Vendors category 15.05% 14.74% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1,660 1,698
Median daily rate £517 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £345 £363 £334
90th Percentile £750 £688 £650
England median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
10th Percentile £18.50 £35.00 £20.25
90th Percentile £49.15 £105.88 £72.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +5.13% +11.43%

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 10,052 17,155 18,534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.56% 40.36% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,672 11,519 12,529
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £300 £263
90th Percentile £690 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -1.00% +1.01% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 272 349
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -2.33% +3.61%
10th Percentile £13.95 £12.76 £11.96
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.09 £47.83
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in London

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle in London

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle in London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +20 265 £500 -9.01% 72
West London +11 58 £590 +24.87% 26
South London -19 48 £525 +5.00% 10
East London +27 33 £452 -30.46% 18
North London +9 5 £725 +31.82%
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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.

1 675 (44.61%) SQL
2 519 (34.30%) Java
3 488 (32.25%) Finance
4 378 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
5 336 (22.21%) SQL Server
6 266 (17.58%) Linux
7 258 (17.05%) PL/SQL
8 249 (16.46%) Oracle Database
9 225 (14.87%) C#
10 217 (14.34%) .NET
11 210 (13.88%) Security Cleared
12 203 (13.42%) AWS
12 203 (13.42%) Banking
13 189 (12.49%) Unix
14 185 (12.23%) Migration
15 183 (12.10%) Python
16 178 (11.76%) Windows
17 176 (11.63%) Microsoft
18 171 (11.30%) Azure
19 164 (10.84%) ERP
20 159 (10.51%) SC Cleared
21 157 (10.38%) JIRA
22 152 (10.05%) WebLogic
22 152 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
23 149 (9.85%) Front Office
24 145 (9.58%) XML
25 144 (9.52%) Relational Database
26 132 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
27 128 (8.46%) JavaScript
28 127 (8.39%) Git (software)

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
1 152 (10.05%) WebLogic
2 86 (5.68%) Confluence
3 76 (5.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 61 (4.03%) Red Hat Fuse
5 59 (3.90%) JBoss
6 50 (3.30%) Tomcat
7 45 (2.97%) Apache
7 45 (2.97%) MQSeries
8 44 (2.91%) SharePoint
9 42 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 39 (2.58%) IIS
11 33 (2.18%) Apache Spark
12 26 (1.72%) SAS
13 25 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
14 24 (1.59%) WebSphere
15 18 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
16 17 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
18 10 (0.66%) Skype for Business
19 9 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 71 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.066%) Windchill
7 1 (0.066%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 103 (6.81%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
3 48 (3.17%) Oracle ERP
4 43 (2.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 39 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
6 38 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
7 37 (2.45%) Oracle Assets
7 37 (2.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 32 (2.12%) FINCAD Analytics
9 30 (1.98%) Oracle Applications
10 29 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
11 20 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
12 18 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
13 16 (1.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 15 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
15 13 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
16 12 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
16 12 (0.79%) NetSuite
17 11 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
18 9 (0.59%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 203 (13.42%) AWS
2 171 (11.30%) Azure
3 56 (3.70%) GCP
4 40 (2.64%) Power Platform
5 35 (2.31%) GitHub
6 32 (2.12%) AWS Step Functions
7 30 (1.98%) SaaS
8 29 (1.92%) PaaS
9 23 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
10 21 (1.39%) Office 365
11 18 (1.19%) Amazon S3
11 18 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
13 14 (0.93%) IaaS
13 14 (0.93%) Serverless
14 10 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.66%) Boomi
15 7 (0.46%) Amazon EKS
15 7 (0.46%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.32%) Firewall
2 18 (1.19%) DNS
2 18 (1.19%) Internet
3 17 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.93%) HTTP
5 13 (0.86%) VPN
6 11 (0.73%) SAN
7 10 (0.66%) LAN
7 10 (0.66%) MPLS
7 10 (0.66%) Skype
7 10 (0.66%) SSL
8 8 (0.53%) WAN
9 7 (0.46%) Network Security
10 6 (0.40%) FTP
10 6 (0.40%) IPsec
10 6 (0.40%) Kerberos
10 6 (0.40%) SNMP
10 6 (0.40%) SSH
11 5 (0.33%) Q.931
11 5 (0.33%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (22.21%) SQL Server
2 249 (16.46%) Oracle Database
3 144 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 119 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
5 113 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
6 89 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 80 (5.29%) MongoDB
7 80 (5.29%) Oracle Reports
8 77 (5.09%) MySQL
8 77 (5.09%) Oracle Database 12c
9 75 (4.96%) NoSQL
10 55 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
11 53 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 49 (3.24%) Oracle BI EE
13 46 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
14 45 (2.97%) Big Data
15 43 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 42 (2.78%) Amazon Athena
16 42 (2.78%) DB2
17 40 (2.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 157 (10.38%) JIRA
2 127 (8.39%) Git (software)
3 103 (6.81%) Jenkins
4 75 (4.96%) Subversion
5 61 (4.03%) Maven
6 57 (3.77%) JUnit
7 55 (3.64%) TeamCity
8 45 (2.97%) Selenium
9 33 (2.18%) Ant
10 28 (1.85%) Eclipse
11 27 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
12 26 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (1.52%) Bitbucket
14 19 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (1.26%) Toad
15 18 (1.19%) SoapUI
16 17 (1.12%) Postman
17 15 (0.99%) Cucumber
18 14 (0.93%) Gradle
18 14 (0.93%) Moq
General
1 488 (32.25%) Finance
2 203 (13.42%) Banking
3 149 (9.85%) Front Office
4 84 (5.55%) Public Sector
5 66 (4.36%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.58%) General Ledger
6 39 (2.58%) Law
7 29 (1.92%) Retail
8 26 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.59%) Back Office
9 24 (1.59%) Marketing
10 15 (0.99%) Billing
11 13 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.79%) Local Government
13 11 (0.73%) Games
13 11 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.59%) Electronics
14 9 (0.59%) Legal
15 8 (0.53%) Publishing
16 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 526 (34.77%) Developer
2 165 (10.91%) Architect
3 163 (10.77%) Consultant
4 153 (10.11%) Java Developer
5 141 (9.32%) Analyst
6 112 (7.40%) C# Developer
7 95 (6.28%) Oracle Consultant
8 73 (4.82%) DBA
9 59 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
10 57 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
11 54 (3.57%) Business Analyst
11 54 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 53 (3.50%) .NET Developer
13 50 (3.30%) Technical Architect
14 48 (3.17%) Electronic Trading Developer
15 43 (2.84%) Functional Consultant
16 41 (2.71%) Project Manager
17 40 (2.64%) Software Engineer
18 39 (2.58%) Full Stack Developer
19 38 (2.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (14.34%) .NET
2 145 (9.58%) XML
3 124 (8.20%) Web Services
4 122 (8.06%) HTML
5 120 (7.93%) Spring
6 115 (7.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 104 (6.87%) REST
8 102 (6.74%) JSON
9 90 (5.95%) AngularJS
10 79 (5.22%) J2EE
11 77 (5.09%) CSS
12 76 (5.02%) Hibernate
13 63 (4.16%) SOAP
14 61 (4.03%) Apache Camel
15 59 (3.90%) Middleware
16 57 (3.77%) Spring Boot
17 54 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
18 52 (3.44%) .NET Framework
19 50 (3.30%) WinForms
19 50 (3.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 152 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.48%) Fixed Income
3 62 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 61 (4.03%) Derivative
5 41 (2.71%) Data Structures
6 40 (2.64%) Hedge funds
7 39 (2.58%) Data Centre
8 31 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
9 28 (1.85%) Replication
10 27 (1.78%) Algorithms
10 27 (1.78%) User Experience
11 22 (1.45%) Market Risk
11 22 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.39%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (0.93%) Public Cloud
15 13 (0.86%) SWIFT
16 12 (0.79%) Equities
16 12 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 266 (17.58%) Linux
2 189 (12.49%) Unix
3 178 (11.76%) Windows
4 58 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (2.45%) Windows Server
6 30 (1.98%) Solaris
7 24 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (0.79%) AIX
9 11 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.59%) Android
11 7 (0.46%) CentOS
11 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
13 5 (0.33%) VMS
13 5 (0.33%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.26%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (12.23%) Migration
3 164 (10.84%) ERP
4 132 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
5 126 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 114 (7.53%) DevOps
7 112 (7.40%) TDD
8 110 (7.27%) Analytics
9 106 (7.01%) ETL
10 97 (6.41%) Software Engineering
11 95 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 94 (6.21%) Data Modelling
13 93 (6.15%) Microservices
14 91 (6.01%) OO
14 91 (6.01%) Scrum
15 88 (5.82%) Project Management
16 85 (5.62%) Multithreading
17 82 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
18 80 (5.29%) Data Migration
18 80 (5.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 675 (44.61%) SQL
2 519 (34.30%) Java
3 258 (17.05%) PL/SQL
4 225 (14.87%) C#
5 183 (12.10%) Python
6 128 (8.46%) JavaScript
7 97 (6.41%) Shell Script
8 90 (5.95%) T-SQL
9 61 (4.03%) C++
10 55 (3.64%) Perl
11 52 (3.44%) VB.NET
12 47 (3.11%) Scala
13 42 (2.78%) PowerShell
14 39 (2.58%) Java 8
15 37 (2.45%) Bash Shell
16 35 (2.31%) VBA
17 32 (2.12%) Kotlin
18 31 (2.05%) C
19 29 (1.92%) VB
20 28 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 210 (13.88%) Security Cleared
2 159 (10.51%) SC Cleared
3 75 (4.96%) Degree
4 46 (3.04%) DV Cleared
5 25 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (0.99%) Master's Degree
6 15 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.59%) ISEB
10 8 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.46%) ACCA
12 6 (0.40%) CCNP
12 6 (0.40%) OCPJP
12 6 (0.40%) PMP
13 5 (0.33%) CIMA
13 5 (0.33%) CISSP
13 5 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.77%) QA
2 32 (2.12%) SLA
3 22 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.12%) PMO
5 16 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 14 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.86%) GDPR
8 10 (0.66%) SEPA
9 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.33%) WCAG
11 4 (0.26%) COBIT
11 4 (0.26%) MiFID
11 4 (0.26%) NIST
12 3 (0.20%) COREP
12 3 (0.20%) FINREP
12 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 57 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 51 (3.37%) Docker
3 30 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 27 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.40%) Squid
8 5 (0.33%) GridGain
8 5 (0.33%) HDFS
9 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.20%) IAG
10 3 (0.20%) NFS
10 3 (0.20%) OCFS2
10 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.13%) Firmware
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.13%) XenApp
12 1 (0.066%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (3.37%) Ansible
2 30 (1.98%) Data Guard
3 28 (1.85%) Puppet
4 24 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 19 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 18 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 18 (1.19%) Terraform
7 16 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.93%) Nagios
9 13 (0.86%) Kibana
9 13 (0.86%) logstash
10 8 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (0.46%) Grafana
11 7 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
11 7 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
11 7 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.40%) Cacti
12 6 (0.40%) Opsview
13 5 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
13 5 (0.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 176 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 114 (7.53%) SAP
3 110 (7.27%) Sybase
4 95 (6.28%) Red Hat
5 59 (3.90%) MuleSoft
6 56 (3.70%) Google
7 48 (3.17%) IBM
8 47 (3.11%) Axway
8 47 (3.11%) Informatica
9 38 (2.51%) Splunk
10 31 (2.05%) VMware
11 28 (1.85%) Workday
12 27 (1.78%) webMethods
13 26 (1.72%) Hyperion
13 26 (1.72%) Tableau
14 23 (1.52%) Cisco
14 23 (1.52%) HP
14 23 (1.52%) TIBCO
15 22 (1.45%) Teradata
16 18 (1.19%) BEA