The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 70 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.91% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.99% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £425 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -29.54%
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 710 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.20% 91.97% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 303 350
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 46
Average hourly rate £15.13 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.24% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Oracle Consultant
Berkshire

Oracle Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Oracle Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) CRM

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Struts
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects