The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Architect 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 England 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 Architect
Rank 531 426 472
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +46
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 59 77 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 53
Average daily rate £525 £500 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £490 £469
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Oracle Architect
UK

Oracle Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -20 31 £550 +4.76% 8
South East -28 9 £508 +12.77%
North West -15 8 £456 -10.97%
West Midlands - 6 £700 -
Oracle Architect
UK

Oracle Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Oracle Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 115 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (33.91%) Oracle Database
3 31 (26.96%) SOA
3 31 (26.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 30 (26.09%) Middleware
5 28 (24.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (16.52%) WebLogic
6 19 (16.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (15.65%) Finance
8 17 (14.78%) SQL
8 17 (14.78%) Oracle Service Bus
9 16 (13.91%) PL/SQL
10 15 (13.04%) Web Services
11 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
11 14 (12.17%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (12.17%) Retail
12 13 (11.30%) TOGAF
12 13 (11.30%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (9.57%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (9.57%) Banking
13 11 (9.57%) AIX
14 10 (8.70%) Oracle Retail
14 10 (8.70%) WebCenter
14 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
15 9 (7.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (7.83%) IBM
15 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (7.83%) Migration
16 8 (6.96%) Scrum
16 8 (6.96%) Windows

Oracle Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Oracle Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (16.52%) WebLogic
1 19 (16.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (14.78%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle BPEL
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.61%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.87%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) NetScaler
2 3 (2.61%) IMAP
2 3 (2.61%) SMTP
3 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.91%) Oracle Database
2 28 (24.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (6.96%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.61%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (2.61%) VLDB
8 3 (2.61%) OLAP
9 2 (1.74%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.87%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.87%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.74%) Toad
3 2 (1.74%) Maven
3 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Designer 10g
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.87%) ERwin
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Retail
3 11 (9.57%) Banking
4 8 (6.96%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 30 (26.09%) Middleware
3 15 (13.04%) Web Services
4 10 (8.70%) WebCenter
5 6 (5.22%) XML
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (3.48%) SOAP
7 3 (2.61%) Velocity
7 3 (2.61%) JSON
8 1 (0.87%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.87%) REST
8 1 (0.87%) Spring
8 1 (0.87%) WSDL
8 1 (0.87%) UDDI
8 1 (0.87%) XSD
8 1 (0.87%) XSLT
8 1 (0.87%) .NET
8 1 (0.87%) J2EE
8 1 (0.87%) Struts
8 1 (0.87%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.74%) Replication
2 2 (1.74%) Market Risk
2 2 (1.74%) Smart Meter
2 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.87%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) AIX
2 8 (6.96%) Windows
3 7 (6.09%) UNIX
3 7 (6.09%) Linux
4 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.87%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) SOA
2 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
2 14 (12.17%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (11.30%) TOGAF
4 9 (7.83%) Migration
5 8 (6.96%) Scrum
6 7 (6.09%) BPEL
6 7 (6.09%) ERP
7 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.22%) Complex Event Processing
7 6 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.35%) Change Management
8 5 (4.35%) Identity Management
8 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.48%) Workflow
9 4 (3.48%) Project Management
9 4 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.48%) ETL
9 4 (3.48%) Matrix Management
9 4 (3.48%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.78%) SQL
2 16 (13.91%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.22%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Degree
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) CISSP
3 1 (0.87%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) XenApp
3 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (6.96%) Data Guard
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (2.61%) MOM
5 1 (0.87%) Control-M
Vendors
1 115 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (7.83%) IBM
3 4 (3.48%) SAP
3 4 (3.48%) Sun
4 3 (2.61%) Siebel
4 3 (2.61%) EMC
4 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.74%) ATG
5 2 (1.74%) FatWire
5 2 (1.74%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.74%) Informatica
6 1 (0.87%) Endeca
6 1 (0.87%) Retek
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.87%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.87%) VMware
6 1 (0.87%) Mercator