The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Oracle Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Architect
UK
Rank 514 509 479
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 73 121 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 76
Median daily rate £525 £525 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £650 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +13.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Oracle Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Oracle Architect in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 70 £525 - 10
London -2 31 £538 -2.27% 8
South East +5 20 £563 +2.27% 1
East of England +9 10 £463 -11.90% 1
Berkshire +22 7 £563 -13.46%
North West +28 6 £600 +2.12%
Middlesex - 6 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £418 - 1
Slough - 5 £600 -
Cheshire +29 4 - -
Surrey +22 4 £651 +30.10%
City of London -4 4 £550 +44.26% 3
Crewe - 4 - -
Essex -7 3 £513 +7.27%
Manchester +12 2 £600 -15.78%
Caterham - 2 £651 -
Reading - 2 £270 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £463 -
South West +4 1 £530 +6.00%
Nottingham -1 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - -
Hampshire -3 1 - -
North East -16 1 £570 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £570 -
Redhill - 1 £651 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £513 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £385 -
Bristol - 1 £530 -
Dunstable - 1 £550 -

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Oracle Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Oracle Architect in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (27.39%) Java
3 39 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (23.57%) Finance
5 33 (21.02%) SQL
6 27 (17.20%) Oracle Database
7 25 (15.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 25 (15.92%) SOA
7 25 (15.92%) Linux
8 24 (15.29%) Unix
9 21 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (12.74%) Middleware
11 19 (12.10%) C
11 19 (12.10%) Oracle EBS
12 18 (11.46%) Perl
12 18 (11.46%) Oracle EBS R12
12 18 (11.46%) SDLC
13 17 (10.83%) Retail
14 16 (10.19%) E-Commerce
14 16 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (9.55%) WebLogic
15 15 (9.55%) Software Engineering
16 14 (8.92%) C++
16 14 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (8.28%) Data Modelling
17 13 (8.28%) STL
17 13 (8.28%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (8.28%) Multithreading
17 13 (8.28%) Oracle Retail
17 13 (8.28%) Boost C++ Libraries

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 25 (15.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (9.55%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.46%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.55%) Apache
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.91%) nginx
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.27%) Confluence
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) Liferay
6 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (12.10%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (11.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (8.28%) Oracle Retail
4 10 (6.37%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (3.82%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.27%) Maximo
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.64%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.27%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.91%) LDAP
3 2 (1.27%) DNS
3 2 (1.27%) LAN
3 2 (1.27%) WAN
4 1 (0.64%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.20%) Oracle Database
2 14 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (8.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (7.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (5.73%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.46%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (3.18%) OLTP
8 5 (3.18%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.91%) Big Data
9 3 (1.91%) MySQL
9 3 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.27%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.27%) MS Access
10 2 (1.27%) OLAP
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.55%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.55%) JIRA
2 3 (1.91%) ProC
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.64%) Ant
4 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.64%) Gradle
4 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.64%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.64%) JUnit
4 1 (0.64%) Maven
4 1 (0.64%) PVCS
General
1 37 (23.57%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) Retail
3 7 (4.46%) Banking
4 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.55%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.74%) Middleware
2 13 (8.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (8.28%) STL
3 10 (6.37%) J2EE
4 9 (5.73%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (5.10%) XML
6 7 (4.46%) Java EE
7 6 (3.82%) Web Services
8 4 (2.55%) HTML
9 3 (1.91%) JSP
9 3 (1.91%) SAML
9 3 (1.91%) Servlets
9 3 (1.91%) Spring
10 2 (1.27%) .NET
10 2 (1.27%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.27%) REST
10 2 (1.27%) Struts
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 1 (0.64%) WebCenter
11 1 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.91%) Clustering
5 3 (1.91%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.91%) iPad
5 3 (1.91%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.91%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.64%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.64%) Fintech
7 1 (0.64%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) Statistics
7 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.92%) Linux
2 24 (15.29%) Unix
3 6 (3.82%) Windows
4 4 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.91%) AIX
5 3 (1.91%) Solaris
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) VME
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.92%) SOA
3 21 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (11.46%) SDLC
5 16 (10.19%) E-Commerce
5 16 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (9.55%) Software Engineering
7 13 (8.28%) Data Modelling
7 13 (8.28%) Multithreading
8 12 (7.64%) Project Management
9 11 (7.01%) OO
9 11 (7.01%) Scrum
10 10 (6.37%) Migration
10 10 (6.37%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (5.73%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (5.73%) PLM
11 9 (5.73%) Presales
11 9 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.10%) Software Architecture
12 8 (5.10%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (27.39%) Java
2 33 (21.02%) SQL
3 19 (12.10%) C
4 18 (11.46%) Perl
5 14 (8.92%) C++
6 7 (4.46%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.46%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.91%) PHP
7 3 (1.91%) Python
8 1 (0.64%) AWK
8 1 (0.64%) C#
8 1 (0.64%) Scala
8 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.82%) Degree
3 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) ISEB
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.64%) MBA
5 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) MiFID
3 1 (0.64%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.91%) Docker
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) OpenView
1 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.64%) DBAmp
2 1 (0.64%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.64%) MOM
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (5.73%) ATG
3 7 (4.46%) IBM
3 7 (4.46%) VMware
4 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.55%) SAP
5 3 (1.91%) BMC
5 3 (1.91%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.91%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.91%) Retek
5 3 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.91%) Sun
6 2 (1.27%) Apigee
6 2 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.27%) Sybase
6 2 (1.27%) Teradata
6 2 (1.27%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.64%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.64%) ION Trading