Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 37 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1,962 1,019 2,045
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.53% 6.42% 5.07%
As % of the Vendors category 16.73% 16.18% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,368 719 1,281
10th Percentile £400 £356 £360
25th Percentile £481 £456 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £520
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +0.96% -0.95%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £613
90th Percentile £750 £750 £694
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 9
10th Percentile " £31.50 £10.25
25th Percentile £24.35 £38.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate £26.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -45.26% +35.71% +55.56%
75th Percentile £36.88 £56.44 £44.80
90th Percentile £62.00 £60.83 £45.24
England median hourly rate £41.99 £42.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -0.03% - +5.00%

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 11,730 6,296 16,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 39.66% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,867 4,337 10,821
10th Percentile £346 £300 £294
25th Percentile £428 £410 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +0.50%
75th Percentile £638 £619 £588
90th Percentile £725 £714 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 76 257
10th Percentile £13.48 £12.56 £11.92
25th Percentile £16.26 £18.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate £24.68 £26.75 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.76% +33.75% -4.76%
75th Percentile £44.94 £44.31 £28.75
90th Percentile £65.00 £49.38 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.90 £18.70
% change year-on-year -4.52% +6.42% +6.86%

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -9 177 £550 +10.00% 80
West London 0 30 £525 -4.76% 19
South London +19 22 £581 +10.71% 10
East London -16 7 £465 -2.11% 32
North London -3 1 £350 -37.78%
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 931 (47.45%) SQL
2 722 (36.80%) Finance
3 615 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
4 577 (29.41%) Java
5 465 (23.70%) Banking
6 459 (23.39%) Social Skills
7 435 (22.17%) Python
8 367 (18.71%) SQL Server
9 340 (17.33%) PL/SQL
10 332 (16.92%) Linux
11 306 (15.60%) Oracle Database
12 305 (15.55%) C#
13 293 (14.93%) .NET
14 280 (14.27%) AWS
15 277 (14.12%) Azure
16 249 (12.69%) DevOps
17 248 (12.64%) Spring
17 248 (12.64%) Windows
18 242 (12.33%) Investment Banking
19 233 (11.88%) JavaScript
20 231 (11.77%) Scrum
21 221 (11.26%) Jenkins
22 217 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
23 213 (10.86%) Microservices
23 213 (10.86%) Migration
24 207 (10.55%) Relational Database
25 200 (10.19%) Docker
26 194 (9.89%) Kubernetes
27 192 (9.79%) Git (software)
28 184 (9.38%) JIRA

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 92 (4.69%) Tomcat
2 89 (4.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 88 (4.49%) Confluence
4 80 (4.08%) Apache
5 77 (3.92%) Apache Spark
6 71 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 71 (3.62%) WebLogic
7 46 (2.34%) WebSphere
8 44 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
9 41 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
10 37 (1.89%) IIS
11 30 (1.53%) JBoss
11 30 (1.53%) SharePoint
12 19 (0.97%) nginx
13 16 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
16 13 (0.66%) CMS
16 13 (0.66%) SAS
17 11 (0.56%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 53 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.87%) Oracle Smart View
4 14 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.051%) SPSS
9 1 (0.051%) Stata
Business Applications
1 116 (5.91%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (3.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 57 (2.91%) Oracle Payables
4 50 (2.55%) Oracle Financials
5 46 (2.34%) Oracle ERP
6 44 (2.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 41 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
8 39 (1.99%) Oracle Assets
9 33 (1.68%) SunGard Martini
10 23 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
11 22 (1.12%) Oracle FAH
12 21 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
13 19 (0.97%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 18 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 16 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
16 14 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
17 13 (0.66%) Oracle iProcurement
18 12 (0.61%) HFM
19 11 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
19 11 (0.56%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 280 (14.27%) AWS
2 277 (14.12%) Azure
3 127 (6.47%) GCP
4 79 (4.03%) GitHub
5 77 (3.92%) Serverless
6 66 (3.36%) PaaS
7 65 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
8 55 (2.80%) Azure Logic Apps
9 53 (2.70%) SaaS
10 49 (2.50%) IaaS
10 49 (2.50%) Power Platform
11 47 (2.40%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 44 (2.24%) Azure Functions
12 44 (2.24%) Azure Storage
13 29 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
14 28 (1.43%) OpenShift
15 27 (1.38%) Snowflake
16 23 (1.17%) Amazon S3
17 21 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
18 16 (0.82%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.47%) TCP/IP
2 41 (2.09%) SAN
3 38 (1.94%) SSL
4 33 (1.68%) NAS
5 30 (1.53%) HTTP
6 27 (1.38%) DNS
6 27 (1.38%) Firewall
7 23 (1.17%) WAN
8 18 (0.92%) LAN
9 16 (0.82%) iSCSI
10 13 (0.66%) Kerberos
11 12 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (0.61%) Internet
12 11 (0.56%) FCoE
12 11 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (0.56%) Multicast
13 9 (0.46%) PuTTY
14 8 (0.41%) DHCP
14 8 (0.41%) FTP
14 8 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 306 (15.60%) Oracle Database
3 207 (10.55%) Relational Database
4 166 (8.46%) MongoDB
5 146 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
6 137 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
7 125 (6.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 113 (5.76%) Big Data
9 107 (5.45%) MySQL
10 106 (5.40%) Oracle Reports
11 99 (5.05%) NoSQL
12 79 (4.03%) RDBMS
13 67 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 62 (3.16%) Hadoop
15 61 (3.11%) Redis
16 54 (2.75%) Tableau
17 50 (2.55%) Azure SQL Database
18 47 (2.40%) DB2
18 47 (2.40%) Hazelcast
19 46 (2.34%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 221 (11.26%) Jenkins
2 192 (9.79%) Git (software)
3 184 (9.38%) JIRA
4 113 (5.76%) Maven
5 104 (5.30%) TeamCity
6 96 (4.89%) Subversion
7 57 (2.91%) Bitbucket
8 55 (2.80%) Visual Studio
9 53 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
10 39 (1.99%) JUnit
11 36 (1.83%) Artifactory
12 35 (1.78%) IntelliJ
12 35 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
13 33 (1.68%) CppUnit
14 32 (1.63%) Gradle
15 22 (1.12%) Eclipse
16 18 (0.92%) NUnit
17 16 (0.82%) Cucumber
17 16 (0.82%) GitLab
17 16 (0.82%) Robot Framework
General
1 722 (36.80%) Finance
2 465 (23.70%) Banking
3 459 (23.39%) Social Skills
4 242 (12.33%) Investment Banking
5 217 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
6 151 (7.70%) Front Office
7 77 (3.92%) Public Sector
8 54 (2.75%) Retail
9 44 (2.24%) Presentation Skills
10 38 (1.94%) Documentation Skills
11 34 (1.73%) General Ledger
12 31 (1.58%) Telecoms
13 29 (1.48%) Back Office
14 28 (1.43%) Financial Institution
14 28 (1.43%) Marketing
15 25 (1.27%) Manufacturing
15 25 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
16 21 (1.07%) Legal
17 18 (0.92%) Billing
18 17 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 724 (36.90%) Developer
2 247 (12.59%) Java Developer
3 237 (12.08%) Consultant
4 187 (9.53%) Architect
5 180 (9.17%) Analyst
6 135 (6.88%) Senior Developer
7 116 (5.91%) C# Developer
8 111 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
9 93 (4.74%) Oracle Consultant
10 84 (4.28%) SQL Developer
11 79 (4.03%) Senior Consultant
12 72 (3.67%) Project Manager
13 70 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
14 65 (3.31%) .NET Developer
15 64 (3.26%) Front Office Developer
15 64 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
16 62 (3.16%) Business Analyst
17 60 (3.06%) Data Engineer
18 59 (3.01%) DBA
19 56 (2.85%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (14.93%) .NET
2 248 (12.64%) Spring
3 179 (9.12%) AngularJS
4 178 (9.07%) HTML
5 160 (8.15%) REST
6 157 (8.00%) Spring Boot
7 147 (7.49%) Web Services
8 137 (6.98%) XML
9 120 (6.12%) React
10 116 (5.91%) Kafka
11 111 (5.66%) .NET Core
12 104 (5.30%) RESTful
13 102 (5.20%) Oracle Fusion
14 99 (5.05%) CSS
15 98 (4.99%) HTML5
16 94 (4.79%) .NET Framework
17 93 (4.74%) JSON
18 82 (4.18%) Hibernate
18 82 (4.18%) WPF
19 69 (3.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 113 (5.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 106 (5.40%) Fixed Income
3 82 (4.18%) Data Structures
4 74 (3.77%) Derivative
5 63 (3.21%) Legacy Systems
6 62 (3.16%) Algorithms
7 61 (3.11%) Cloud Native
8 47 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (2.14%) User Experience
10 40 (2.04%) Clustering
11 32 (1.63%) Management Information System
12 31 (1.58%) Data Centre
13 27 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
14 26 (1.33%) Replication
15 21 (1.07%) Credit Risk
16 20 (1.02%) Equities
16 20 (1.02%) Public Cloud
16 20 (1.02%) Reference Data
17 15 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
17 15 (0.76%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 332 (16.92%) Linux
2 248 (12.64%) Windows
3 183 (9.33%) Unix
4 52 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 52 (2.65%) Solaris
5 40 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 22 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 22 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (0.71%) AIX
8 12 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
9 10 (0.51%) HPUX
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.25%) Android
12 5 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.25%) CentOS
12 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (12.69%) DevOps
3 231 (11.77%) Scrum
4 213 (10.86%) Microservices
4 213 (10.86%) Migration
5 182 (9.28%) Multithreading
6 177 (9.02%) Full Stack Development
7 167 (8.51%) ERP
7 167 (8.51%) Test Automation
8 158 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
8 158 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
9 152 (7.75%) ETL
10 151 (7.70%) Software Engineering
11 147 (7.49%) SDLC
12 142 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
13 138 (7.03%) Analytics
14 132 (6.73%) TDD
15 131 (6.68%) Performance Tuning
16 119 (6.07%) Data Modelling
16 119 (6.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 931 (47.45%) SQL
2 577 (29.41%) Java
3 435 (22.17%) Python
4 340 (17.33%) PL/SQL
5 305 (15.55%) C#
6 233 (11.88%) JavaScript
7 139 (7.08%) Java 8
8 136 (6.93%) C++
9 88 (4.49%) T-SQL
10 83 (4.23%) Scala
11 68 (3.47%) TypeScript
12 64 (3.26%) Shell Script
13 58 (2.96%) PowerShell
14 51 (2.60%) Go
15 47 (2.40%) Bash Shell
16 44 (2.24%) Perl
17 39 (1.99%) C
18 30 (1.53%) Groovy
18 30 (1.53%) Haskell
19 26 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 154 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 104 (5.30%) SC Cleared
3 92 (4.69%) Degree
4 31 (1.58%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.31%) CISSP
9 5 (0.25%) ACCA
9 5 (0.25%) CISM
9 5 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.25%) ISEB
9 5 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.25%) OCP
9 5 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.25%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.74%) QA
2 42 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.02%) SLA
4 16 (0.82%) PMO
5 14 (0.71%) GRC
5 14 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.66%) GDPR
7 12 (0.61%) IFRS
8 7 (0.36%) FINREP
9 6 (0.31%) Accessibility
9 6 (0.31%) COREP
10 5 (0.25%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.20%) GAAP
11 4 (0.20%) HL7
11 4 (0.20%) ISO 20022
11 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.10%) PSD2
System Software
1 200 (10.19%) Docker
2 69 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.58%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (1.07%) NFS
5 21 (1.07%) Platform Symphony
6 16 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.76%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.66%) KVM
9 11 (0.56%) SRDF
9 11 (0.56%) Xen
10 6 (0.31%) Veritas File System
10 6 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.20%) HDFS
12 4 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.20%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.20%) vSphere
13 2 (0.10%) GridGain
13 2 (0.10%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 194 (9.89%) Kubernetes
2 149 (7.59%) Ansible
3 69 (3.52%) Terraform
4 60 (3.06%) Puppet
5 27 (1.38%) Data Guard
5 27 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (1.17%) BladeLogic
7 22 (1.12%) Control-M
8 20 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
9 18 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
10 14 (0.71%) Kibana
10 14 (0.71%) Prometheus
10 14 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
11 13 (0.66%) Grafana
12 12 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 11 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
13 11 (0.56%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.51%) Oozie
15 9 (0.46%) QRadar
15 9 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 137 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 130 (6.63%) SAP
3 88 (4.49%) IBM
4 65 (3.31%) Google
4 65 (3.31%) VMware
5 63 (3.21%) MuleSoft
6 56 (2.85%) Red Hat
7 44 (2.24%) Informatica
8 43 (2.19%) Sybase
9 39 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
10 37 (1.89%) EMC
10 37 (1.89%) Splunk
11 36 (1.83%) FIS
12 33 (1.68%) SunGard
13 32 (1.63%) TIBCO
14 31 (1.58%) Hyperion
15 25 (1.27%) Cisco
15 25 (1.27%) Murex
15 25 (1.27%) Workday
16 23 (1.17%) HP