Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1,614 2,743 2,658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.37% 6.17% 5.72%
As % of the Vendors category 13.29% 15.46% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,032 1,884 1,725
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £318
90th Percentile £700 £688 £650
England median daily rate £495 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -1.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
London median hourly rate £20.93 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.21% +27.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £10.25 £28.13 £18.55
90th Percentile £73.45 £105.88 £67.75
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -4.64%

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 12,148 17,740 18,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.42% 39.88% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,277 11,969 12,820
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £284 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 302 299
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.75 £11.96
90th Percentile £53.28 £46.66 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 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 +15 298 £525 -4.55% 133
West London +17 69 £550 +13.40% 23
South London -29 42 £450 -14.29% 12
East London +3 24 £438 -23.91% 22
North London -2 7 £725 +38.10% 5
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 720 (44.61%) SQL
2 581 (36.00%) Finance
3 466 (28.87%) Java
4 401 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
5 364 (22.55%) SQL Server
6 291 (18.03%) Oracle Database
7 283 (17.53%) Linux
8 279 (17.29%) PL/SQL
9 239 (14.81%) Python
10 224 (13.88%) Banking
11 223 (13.82%) ERP
12 213 (13.20%) Migration
13 211 (13.07%) Microsoft
14 207 (12.83%) AWS
15 200 (12.39%) Security Cleared
16 199 (12.33%) Unix
17 177 (10.97%) Azure
18 166 (10.29%) .NET
19 164 (10.16%) Relational Database
20 162 (10.04%) JavaScript
20 162 (10.04%) Windows
21 151 (9.36%) C#
22 147 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
23 145 (8.98%) ETL
24 143 (8.86%) DevOps
25 142 (8.80%) SC Cleared
26 133 (8.24%) JIRA
27 129 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
27 129 (7.99%) Web Services
28 126 (7.81%) 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 99 (6.13%) WebLogic
2 67 (4.15%) Confluence
3 58 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 56 (3.47%) Apache Spark
5 41 (2.54%) Apache
6 40 (2.48%) JBoss
7 37 (2.29%) SharePoint
7 37 (2.29%) Tomcat
8 31 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
9 30 (1.86%) IIS
10 28 (1.73%) SAS
11 26 (1.61%) MQSeries
12 24 (1.49%) Red Hat Fuse
13 23 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 17 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
16 13 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (0.74%) Jupyter
18 10 (0.62%) FileNet
19 8 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 71 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.25%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.062%) SPSS
9 1 (0.062%) Stata
9 1 (0.062%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 91 (5.64%) Oracle EBS
2 64 (3.97%) Oracle ERP
3 54 (3.35%) Oracle Payables
4 53 (3.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 45 (2.79%) Oracle Assets
6 44 (2.73%) Oracle Financials
7 41 (2.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 31 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
9 30 (1.86%) FINCAD Analytics
9 30 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
10 29 (1.80%) Oracle General Ledger
11 22 (1.36%) Oracle iProcurement
12 16 (0.99%) NetSuite
12 16 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
12 16 (0.99%) Oracle FAH
12 16 (0.99%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 15 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
14 12 (0.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 12 (0.74%) SAP ERP
15 11 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 207 (12.83%) AWS
2 177 (10.97%) Azure
3 67 (4.15%) Power Platform
4 47 (2.91%) GCP
5 39 (2.42%) GitHub
6 35 (2.17%) PaaS
7 33 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
8 29 (1.80%) AWS Step Functions
9 24 (1.49%) Amazon S3
9 24 (1.49%) SaaS
10 23 (1.43%) Serverless
11 17 (1.05%) Office 365
12 16 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (0.87%) Azure Data Factory
13 14 (0.87%) IaaS
14 11 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
14 11 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
15 10 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
16 9 (0.56%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.24%) Internet
2 19 (1.18%) Firewall
3 18 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.81%) DNS
5 10 (0.62%) SAN
6 9 (0.56%) LAN
6 9 (0.56%) Skype
7 8 (0.50%) HTTP
7 8 (0.50%) Network Security
7 8 (0.50%) SSH
7 8 (0.50%) VPN
7 8 (0.50%) WAN
8 7 (0.43%) MPLS
9 6 (0.37%) Diameter Protocol
9 6 (0.37%) Megaco
9 6 (0.37%) SSL
10 5 (0.31%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.25%) DHCP
11 4 (0.25%) ISDN
11 4 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 291 (18.03%) Oracle Database
3 164 (10.16%) Relational Database
4 129 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
5 125 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
6 108 (6.69%) MySQL
7 107 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
8 99 (6.13%) RDBMS
9 82 (5.08%) MongoDB
10 77 (4.77%) Big Data
10 77 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 74 (4.58%) Hadoop
12 68 (4.21%) NoSQL
13 67 (4.15%) Power BI
14 66 (4.09%) Oracle Database 12c
15 53 (3.28%) DB2
16 51 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 49 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
18 47 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
19 46 (2.85%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 133 (8.24%) JIRA
2 126 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 100 (6.20%) Jenkins
4 70 (4.34%) Maven
5 56 (3.47%) Selenium
6 49 (3.04%) JUnit
6 49 (3.04%) TeamCity
7 48 (2.97%) Subversion
8 32 (1.98%) Eclipse
9 30 (1.86%) Bitbucket
10 24 (1.49%) Ant
11 23 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
12 20 (1.24%) Toad
13 15 (0.93%) Postman
14 14 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (0.81%) SoapUI
16 12 (0.74%) Artifactory
16 12 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (0.62%) Cucumber
General
1 581 (36.00%) Finance
2 224 (13.88%) Banking
3 113 (7.00%) Front Office
4 77 (4.77%) Public Sector
5 62 (3.84%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.60%) Back Office
7 38 (2.35%) Retail
8 30 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 29 (1.80%) General Ledger
10 25 (1.55%) Law
11 23 (1.43%) Marketing
12 18 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.87%) Billing
14 13 (0.81%) Games
15 12 (0.74%) Legal
15 12 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.62%) Local Government
17 9 (0.56%) Electronics
17 9 (0.56%) International Banking
17 9 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 579 (35.87%) Developer
2 170 (10.53%) Analyst
3 163 (10.10%) Architect
4 145 (8.98%) Java Developer
5 133 (8.24%) Consultant
6 83 (5.14%) Oracle Developer
7 82 (5.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 66 (4.09%) C# Developer
9 63 (3.90%) Business Analyst
10 59 (3.66%) DBA
10 59 (3.66%) Project Manager
10 59 (3.66%) Software Engineer
11 58 (3.59%) Senior Developer
11 58 (3.59%) SQL Developer
12 52 (3.22%) Java Engineer
13 48 (2.97%) Technical Architect
14 45 (2.79%) .NET Developer
14 45 (2.79%) Oracle DBA
14 45 (2.79%) Python Developer
15 44 (2.73%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (10.29%) .NET
2 129 (7.99%) Web Services
3 125 (7.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 117 (7.25%) XML
5 113 (7.00%) Spring
6 101 (6.26%) HTML
7 98 (6.07%) AngularJS
8 94 (5.82%) JSON
9 88 (5.45%) CSS
10 76 (4.71%) J2EE
11 71 (4.40%) REST
12 65 (4.03%) Hibernate
13 46 (2.85%) Spring Boot
14 44 (2.73%) .NET Framework
14 44 (2.73%) SOAP
15 43 (2.66%) HTML5
16 40 (2.48%) Apache Camel
17 36 (2.23%) RabbitMQ
17 36 (2.23%) React
18 34 (2.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 117 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (4.15%) Derivative
3 62 (3.84%) Fixed Income
4 52 (3.22%) Data Structures
5 44 (2.73%) Hedge funds
6 41 (2.54%) Data Centre
6 41 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (1.55%) Algorithms
7 25 (1.55%) Equities
7 25 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
7 25 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
8 22 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.24%) Pricing Data
9 20 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.18%) Replication
10 19 (1.18%) User Experience
11 17 (1.05%) Market Risk
11 17 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 16 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 283 (17.53%) Linux
2 199 (12.33%) Unix
3 162 (10.04%) Windows
4 46 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (1.92%) Solaris
6 29 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.74%) AIX
8 10 (0.62%) Android
9 9 (0.56%) CentOS
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (0.56%) VMS
10 8 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.43%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.12%) Debian
15 2 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (13.82%) ERP
3 213 (13.20%) Migration
4 147 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
5 145 (8.98%) ETL
6 143 (8.86%) DevOps
7 123 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
8 120 (7.43%) Data Modelling
9 115 (7.13%) Microservices
10 114 (7.06%) Software Engineering
11 110 (6.82%) Analytics
12 108 (6.69%) Project Management
12 108 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 103 (6.38%) Scrum
14 97 (6.01%) Data Migration
15 94 (5.82%) TDD
16 91 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
17 90 (5.58%) Performance Tuning
18 85 (5.27%) Project Delivery
19 84 (5.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 720 (44.61%) SQL
2 466 (28.87%) Java
3 279 (17.29%) PL/SQL
4 239 (14.81%) Python
5 162 (10.04%) JavaScript
6 151 (9.36%) C#
7 86 (5.33%) Shell Script
8 70 (4.34%) T-SQL
9 60 (3.72%) C++
10 55 (3.41%) Perl
11 53 (3.28%) Scala
12 43 (2.66%) PowerShell
13 38 (2.35%) Bash Shell
14 32 (1.98%) C
14 32 (1.98%) Java 8
15 31 (1.92%) Ruby
16 28 (1.73%) VB.NET
17 27 (1.67%) Kotlin
18 26 (1.61%) VBA
19 25 (1.55%) R
Qualifications
1 200 (12.39%) Security Cleared
2 142 (8.80%) SC Cleared
3 81 (5.02%) Degree
4 48 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (1.24%) ACCA
7 19 (1.18%) CIMA
8 15 (0.93%) PMP
9 13 (0.81%) Master's Degree
9 13 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
10 11 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.50%) OCA
12 8 (0.50%) OCP
13 6 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.37%) CISSP
13 6 (0.37%) OCPJP
13 6 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.65%) QA
2 38 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 17 (1.05%) PMO
3 17 (1.05%) SLA
4 15 (0.93%) MiFID
5 14 (0.87%) GDPR
6 13 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.43%) COBIT
8 7 (0.43%) NIST
9 6 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.25%) COREP
10 4 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.25%) FINREP
10 4 (0.25%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.25%) SEPA
11 3 (0.19%) HL7
11 3 (0.19%) WCAG
12 2 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 65 (4.03%) Docker
2 47 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.93%) HDFS
6 7 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.31%) GridGain
8 4 (0.25%) OCFS2
8 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.19%) NFS
9 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.12%) Snort
10 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.12%) vSphere
11 1 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.062%) KVM
11 1 (0.062%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.062%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.062%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (2.42%) Ansible
2 33 (2.04%) Kubernetes
3 28 (1.73%) Puppet
4 24 (1.49%) Data Guard
5 17 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.99%) Terraform
7 9 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.43%) Nagios
9 6 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
10 5 (0.31%) Salt
11 4 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 4 (0.25%) Grafana
11 4 (0.25%) Nessus
12 3 (0.19%) Control-M
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 3 (0.19%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 211 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 123 (7.62%) SAP
3 111 (6.88%) Sybase
4 65 (4.03%) Red Hat
5 52 (3.22%) Google
6 48 (2.97%) IBM
7 46 (2.85%) Informatica
8 34 (2.11%) Tableau
9 33 (2.04%) Hyperion
9 33 (2.04%) MuleSoft
9 33 (2.04%) Teradata
10 31 (1.92%) Splunk
11 25 (1.55%) VMware
11 25 (1.55%) Workday
12 24 (1.49%) Axway
13 20 (1.24%) Atlassian
13 20 (1.24%) Bloomberg
14 18 (1.12%) CA
15 17 (1.05%) Talend
15 17 (1.05%) webMethods