The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Architect
Rank 501 474 517
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +43
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 100 101 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 46 41
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£500 £520 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51170 49280 54602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.64% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30980 29240 30617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2111 2700
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £38.98 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Oracle Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Oracle Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 95 £500 -3.84% 14
London +15 60 £500 -9.09% 10
City of London +30 13 £575 -11.53% 3
South East -6 10 £475 -8.65% 2
Berkshire +4 5 £550 -
North West - 5 £525 - 1
West Yorkshire 0 4 - -
Yorkshire -1 4 - -
Hampshire -20 2 £400 -23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £456 -
Birmingham - 2 £550 -
West Midlands - 2 £550 -
Leeds +5 1 - -
Scotland -25 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
Southampton - 1 £400 -
Woking - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East of England - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - -

Oracle Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (29.81%) SOA
2 48 (29.81%) Oracle Database
3 40 (24.84%) Finance
4 30 (18.63%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (18.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (16.77%) SQL
6 25 (15.53%) Middleware
6 25 (15.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 24 (14.91%) Oracle ODI
8 22 (13.66%) Retail
9 21 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 19 (11.80%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (11.80%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (10.56%) Data Architecture
11 17 (10.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (9.94%) ETL
12 16 (9.94%) ERP
12 16 (9.94%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (9.32%) UNIX
14 13 (8.07%) Project Management
14 13 (8.07%) Migration
14 13 (8.07%) TOGAF
14 13 (8.07%) Oracle RAC
14 13 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (6.83%) PL/SQL
16 11 (6.83%) Oracle Applications
16 11 (6.83%) Relational Database

Oracle Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 17 (10.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (6.21%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (5.59%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.48%) MS Project
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
2 4 (2.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (18.63%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (15.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.83%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (5.59%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (2.48%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) FTP
1 4 (2.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.24%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.24%) InfiniBand
2 2 (1.24%) HTTP
2 2 (1.24%) WAN
3 1 (0.62%) LDAP
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (29.81%) Oracle Database
2 30 (18.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (14.91%) Oracle ODI
4 19 (11.80%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (9.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (6.83%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (6.83%) Relational Database
7 10 (6.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (6.21%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (4.97%) RDBMS
9 7 (4.35%) OLTP
10 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
12 4 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.62%) QlikView
13 1 (0.62%) Big Data
13 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.62%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.86%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.62%) Maven
3 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.62%) Ant
General
1 40 (24.84%) Finance
2 22 (13.66%) Retail
3 7 (4.35%) Billing
3 7 (4.35%) Banking
4 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Military
6 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.53%) Middleware
2 19 (11.80%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (5.59%) Web Services
4 7 (4.35%) WebCenter
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (2.48%) REST
7 3 (1.86%) XML
7 3 (1.86%) Velocity
8 2 (1.24%) jQuery
8 2 (1.24%) XSD
8 2 (1.24%) SOAP
8 2 (1.24%) EDI
8 2 (1.24%) JMS
8 2 (1.24%) WSDL
8 2 (1.24%) SailPoint
8 2 (1.24%) Spring
9 1 (0.62%) JNDI
9 1 (0.62%) J2EE
9 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.21%) Data Integration
2 8 (4.97%) Reference Data
3 5 (3.11%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.48%) Replication
5 3 (1.86%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) PACS
7 1 (0.62%) Open Source
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) UNIX
2 7 (4.35%) Linux
3 4 (2.48%) Windows
4 3 (1.86%) AIX
4 3 (1.86%) Solaris
4 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Android
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.81%) SOA
2 21 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 17 (10.56%) Data Architecture
4 16 (9.94%) ERP
4 16 (9.94%) ETL
5 13 (8.07%) Project Management
5 13 (8.07%) Migration
5 13 (8.07%) TOGAF
5 13 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (5.59%) BPEL
8 9 (5.59%) CRM
9 8 (4.97%) Data Analysis
10 7 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.11%) Data Management
11 5 (3.11%) Resource Management
11 5 (3.11%) Data Mapping
11 5 (3.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.77%) SQL
2 11 (6.83%) PL/SQL
3 7 (4.35%) Java
4 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.24%) XPath
5 2 (1.24%) Groovy
5 2 (1.24%) C#
5 2 (1.24%) XQuery
6 1 (0.62%) C
6 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
1 1 (0.62%) QA
1 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.48%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 161 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (5.59%) SAP
3 6 (3.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.73%) JDA
4 4 (2.48%) Primavera
4 4 (2.48%) IBM
5 3 (1.86%) Retek
5 3 (1.86%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.24%) Endeca
6 2 (1.24%) Aveksa
6 2 (1.24%) Informatica
6 2 (1.24%) FatWire
6 2 (1.24%) EMC
6 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.62%) JBoss
7 1 (0.62%) Siebel
7 1 (0.62%) Sun
7 1 (0.62%) HP
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