The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Consultant
Rank 331 238 222
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 299 392 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.81% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.87% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 203 180
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £556 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £51.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.39 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
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 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Oracle Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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
England -80 241 £431 -4.16% 29
London -71 96 £456 +0.27% 13
South East -31 48 £475 +5.55% 2
East Midlands +9 23 £425 +6.25%
City of London -11 20 £425 - 4
North West -25 20 £383 -19.47% 4
Berkshire -5 19 £488 +5.40% 1
Hampshire -9 16 £450 +1.40%
Manchester -7 12 £333 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire -37 12 £375 -25.00% 3
Scotland -13 11 £340 -20.00% 1
South West -18 9 £450 +5.88% 3
West Midlands -3 8 £475 +2.70% 2
East of England -27 8 £450 +24.13% 1
Cheshire -11 7 £450 -7.69% 1
Glasgow +15 6 £348 - 1
Bracknell 0 6 - -
Warrington 0 6 - - 1
Wiltshire -14 5 £450 +5.88%
West Yorkshire -25 5 £500 +17.64% 3
Reading -14 4 £350 -9.67% 1
Midlands +4 3 - -
Swindon -11 3 £450 +5.88%
Surrey -18 3 £400 -2.37%
Edinburgh -36 3 £305 -28.23%
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire -6 2 - -
Leeds -23 2 £500 +17.64% 3
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
South Coast - 2 £400 -

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 543 (100.00%) Oracle
2 217 (39.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 197 (36.28%) Finance
4 154 (28.36%) Oracle EBS
5 146 (26.89%) SQL
6 110 (20.26%) PL/SQL
7 106 (19.52%) Oracle Payables
8 104 (19.15%) Oracle Receivables
9 102 (18.78%) Oracle Applications
10 99 (18.23%) Oracle General Ledger
11 93 (17.13%) Oracle Reports
12 90 (16.57%) Oracle Database
13 86 (15.84%) Oracle Financials
14 63 (11.60%) Oracle Forms
15 52 (9.58%) Oracle BI EE
16 49 (9.02%) Workflow
16 49 (9.02%) XML
17 48 (8.84%) Oracle Workflow
18 46 (8.47%) Migration
18 46 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
19 43 (7.92%) Security Cleared
19 43 (7.92%) Oracle Database 11g
20 42 (7.73%) ERP
21 41 (7.55%) UNIX
21 41 (7.55%) Manufacturing
21 41 (7.55%) Oracle Cash Management
22 40 (7.37%) Oracle Assets
22 40 (7.37%) SOA
23 38 (7.00%) Oracle 11i
23 38 (7.00%) Retail

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 48 (8.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 23 (4.24%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.92%) Oracle Spatial
5 5 (0.92%) Oracle UPK
5 5 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (0.92%) Apache
6 4 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.66%) MS Office
3 6 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Blender
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 217 (39.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 154 (28.36%) Oracle EBS
3 106 (19.52%) Oracle Payables
4 104 (19.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 102 (18.78%) Oracle Applications
6 99 (18.23%) Oracle General Ledger
7 86 (15.84%) Oracle Financials
8 41 (7.55%) Oracle Cash Management
9 40 (7.37%) Oracle Assets
10 38 (7.00%) Oracle 11i
11 32 (5.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 28 (5.16%) Oracle Retail
13 26 (4.79%) Oracle HRMS
14 22 (4.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 21 (3.87%) Oracle ERP
15 21 (3.87%) Oracle Payroll
16 17 (3.13%) Oracle SCM
17 16 (2.95%) Oracle ASCP
18 15 (2.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 15 (2.76%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.37%) Taleo
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.29%) Internet
2 4 (0.74%) DNS
2 4 (0.74%) WAN
3 3 (0.55%) MPLS
3 3 (0.55%) IPsec
4 2 (0.37%) SAN
4 2 (0.37%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) DHCP
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) LDAP
5 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (17.13%) Oracle Reports
2 90 (16.57%) Oracle Database
3 52 (9.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 43 (7.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (6.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 27 (4.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (3.31%) Oracle Discoverer
7 18 (3.31%) Oracle9i Database
7 18 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.66%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
10 7 (1.29%) SQLPlus
11 6 (1.10%) MySQL
11 6 (1.10%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.92%) SQL Server
12 5 (0.92%) Essbase
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (11.60%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (3.31%) Toad
3 17 (3.13%) JDeveloper
4 12 (2.21%) ProC
5 3 (0.55%) Ant
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.18%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 197 (36.28%) Finance
2 41 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 38 (7.00%) Retail
4 16 (2.95%) Banking
5 13 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.39%) Billing
6 10 (1.84%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.47%) Local Government
8 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.74%) Advertising
10 3 (0.55%) French Language
10 3 (0.55%) German Language
10 3 (0.55%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Games
11 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.02%) XML
2 30 (5.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (4.60%) Middleware
4 11 (2.03%) J2EE
5 8 (1.47%) WebCenter
6 7 (1.29%) Swing
7 5 (0.92%) .NET
7 5 (0.92%) Web Services
8 4 (0.74%) XSLT
9 3 (0.55%) JSON
9 3 (0.55%) Ajax
9 3 (0.55%) HTML
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (0.37%) JDBC
10 2 (0.37%) XSD
10 2 (0.37%) XSL
10 2 (0.37%) WSH
10 2 (0.37%) WSDL
10 2 (0.37%) REST
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.81%) Data Conversion
2 10 (1.84%) Data Integration
3 6 (1.10%) Replication
4 5 (0.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.55%) Clustering
5 3 (0.55%) GIS
6 2 (0.37%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.18%) Statistics
7 1 (0.18%) Online Games
7 1 (0.18%) FMCG
7 1 (0.18%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.55%) UNIX
2 22 (4.05%) Linux
3 13 (2.39%) Windows
4 9 (1.66%) Solaris
5 7 (1.29%) AIX
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.55%) HPUX
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (9.02%) Workflow
2 46 (8.47%) Migration
2 46 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (7.73%) ERP
4 40 (7.37%) SOA
5 35 (6.45%) E-business
6 32 (5.89%) Procure-to-pay
7 30 (5.52%) Data Migration
8 27 (4.97%) Test Scripting
9 26 (4.79%) ETL
9 26 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (4.24%) Data Modelling
11 22 (4.05%) CRM
12 20 (3.68%) EAM
13 19 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (3.50%) GAP Analysis
14 15 (2.76%) Asset Management
14 15 (2.76%) Project Management
14 15 (2.76%) ITIL
15 14 (2.58%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 146 (26.89%) SQL
2 110 (20.26%) PL/SQL
3 32 (5.89%) Java
4 22 (4.05%) Shell Script
5 10 (1.84%) C
6 8 (1.47%) C++
7 7 (1.29%) R
8 3 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.55%) Perl
9 2 (0.37%) Python
9 2 (0.37%) XQuery
10 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.18%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) C#
10 1 (0.18%) Jython
Qualifications
1 43 (7.92%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.81%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.66%) Degree
4 6 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.92%) OCP
6 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) ACCA
6 1 (0.18%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.71%) SLA
2 4 (0.74%) QA
3 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.18%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (2.39%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (1.10%) MOM
5 5 (0.92%) Puppet
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 543 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.13%) Hyperion
2 17 (3.13%) Informatica
3 14 (2.58%) Retek
4 13 (2.39%) Pegasus
4 13 (2.39%) SAP
5 10 (1.84%) Mercator
6 6 (1.10%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 4 (0.74%) ATG
7 4 (0.74%) HP
8 3 (0.55%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.55%) Siebel
9 2 (0.37%) VMware
9 2 (0.37%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.18%) Northgate
10 1 (0.18%) Endeca
10 1 (0.18%) Sun
10 1 (0.18%) EMC
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