The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Consultant
Rank 71 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 24 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.49% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.59% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Average daily rate £425 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £432 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.39 -
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1184 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 91.71% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Oracle Consultant
England

Oracle Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Consultant in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Oracle Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Oracle Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Oracle Consultant in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 18 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 17 (56.67%) XML
6 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
7 15 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (50.00%) Finance
8 14 (46.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 13 (43.33%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
11 11 (36.67%) Oracle Receivables
12 10 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (33.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
13 9 (30.00%) Oracle General Ledger
13 9 (30.00%) UNIX
13 9 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (26.67%) Oracle ASCP
14 8 (26.67%) Data Conversion
15 7 (23.33%) Oracle ERP
15 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
15 7 (23.33%) Workflow
15 7 (23.33%) JDeveloper
15 7 (23.33%) EAM
15 7 (23.33%) ERP
15 7 (23.33%) Oracle Financials

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Oracle Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Oracle Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle ASCP
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
12 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (46.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (10.00%) Essbase
6 2 (6.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (23.33%) JDeveloper
3 2 (6.67%) Toad
4 1 (3.33%) ProC
General
1 18 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Conversion
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (23.33%) Workflow
2 7 (23.33%) EAM
2 7 (23.33%) ERP
2 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.33%) E-business
5 1 (3.33%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.33%) Pegasus