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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Consultant
Rank 292 295 248
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -47
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 358 304 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.60% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.64% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 126 152
Average daily rate
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£450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £349 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
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 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +4 282 £475 +9.62% 26
London +20 115 £475 - 17
South East -29 33 £450 +19.20%
City of London +33 32 £475 +5.55% 9
South West -12 31 £500 +25.00% 2
North West +7 21 £475 +2.70% 2
Gloucestershire - 18 £500 - 2
Yorkshire +4 16 £463 -18.85% 1
Scotland -22 15 £300 -30.79% 1
West Midlands -11 14 £421 -11.36% 3
East of England -21 14 £525 +23.52% 1
Hampshire -9 12 £463 +21.71%
Cheshire +8 11 - -
Warrington -10 11 - -
East Midlands -9 9 £425 +4.29%
Glasgow +7 8 £300 -29.41% 1
Manchester 0 8 £603 +20.50% 1
Essex +7 7 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £450 +3.44%
Berkshire -26 7 £520 +48.57%
Birmingham -3 6 - - 1
Milton Keynes +2 5 £450 +3.44%
West Yorkshire 0 5 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 5 £440 -
North East -12 5 £440 -
Tyne and Wear -14 5 £440 -
Midlands - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire -8 4 - - 1
Reading -9 3 - -
Chelmsford - 3 - -

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 665 (100.00%) Oracle
2 272 (40.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 248 (37.29%) Finance
4 205 (30.83%) Oracle EBS
5 163 (24.51%) SQL
6 119 (17.89%) PL/SQL
7 110 (16.54%) Oracle Payables
8 106 (15.94%) Oracle Receivables
9 98 (14.74%) Oracle Database
10 97 (14.59%) Oracle General Ledger
11 93 (13.98%) Oracle Applications
12 90 (13.53%) Oracle Financials
13 87 (13.08%) Oracle Reports
14 81 (12.18%) Security Cleared
15 80 (12.03%) Oracle BI EE
16 67 (10.08%) SOA
17 66 (9.92%) Retail
18 64 (9.62%) Oracle Workflow
18 64 (9.62%) Workflow
18 64 (9.62%) SC Cleared
19 62 (9.32%) Oracle Forms
19 62 (9.32%) ERP
20 59 (8.87%) Manufacturing
21 57 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
22 55 (8.27%) Oracle Retail
22 55 (8.27%) XML
23 53 (7.97%) CRM
23 53 (7.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
24 52 (7.82%) Migration
25 49 (7.37%) Oracle Cash Management

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (9.62%) Oracle Workflow
2 46 (6.92%) WebLogic
3 17 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 15 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (0.90%) Apache
7 5 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle UPK
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPEL
9 2 (0.30%) IIS
10 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.15%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.15%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 12 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.05%) MS Office
3 6 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Blender
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 272 (40.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 205 (30.83%) Oracle EBS
3 110 (16.54%) Oracle Payables
4 106 (15.94%) Oracle Receivables
5 97 (14.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 93 (13.98%) Oracle Applications
7 90 (13.53%) Oracle Financials
8 55 (8.27%) Oracle Retail
9 49 (7.37%) Oracle Cash Management
10 43 (6.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 40 (6.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 37 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
13 36 (5.41%) Oracle Assets
14 35 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
15 33 (4.96%) Oracle Payroll
16 24 (3.61%) Oracle ERP
16 24 (3.61%) Oracle iProcurement
17 21 (3.16%) Oracle HRMS
18 20 (3.01%) Oracle ASCP
19 19 (2.86%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.60%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.35%) HTTP
2 7 (1.05%) Internet
3 6 (0.90%) DNS
4 5 (0.75%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.45%) LDAP
5 3 (0.45%) WAN
5 3 (0.45%) DHCP
5 3 (0.45%) MPLS
5 3 (0.45%) IPsec
5 3 (0.45%) InfiniBand
6 2 (0.30%) FTP
6 2 (0.30%) SSL
6 2 (0.30%) SAN
7 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (14.74%) Oracle Database
2 87 (13.08%) Oracle Reports
3 80 (12.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 53 (7.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 36 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (3.46%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (3.16%) Oracle9i Database
8 20 (3.01%) Oracle Discoverer
9 14 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.35%) SQLPlus
11 8 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.90%) Essbase
12 6 (0.90%) MySQL
12 6 (0.90%) SQL Server
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle OWB
14 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.45%) PowerCenter
14 3 (0.45%) DataStage
14 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 62 (9.32%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (3.16%) JDeveloper
3 12 (1.80%) ProC
4 5 (0.75%) JIRA
5 4 (0.60%) Toad
6 1 (0.15%) MSI
6 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Developer 2000
6 1 (0.15%) ERwin
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.15%) Ant
General
1 248 (37.29%) Finance
2 66 (9.92%) Retail
3 59 (8.87%) Manufacturing
4 30 (4.51%) General Ledger
5 22 (3.31%) Billing
6 19 (2.86%) Banking
7 16 (2.41%) Front Office
7 16 (2.41%) Back Office
8 14 (2.11%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.80%) Local Government
10 4 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.45%) French Language
11 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.15%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.15%) Marketing
13 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 55 (8.27%) XML
3 41 (6.17%) Middleware
4 26 (3.91%) WebCenter
5 15 (2.26%) DOM
5 15 (2.26%) Web Services
5 15 (2.26%) J2EE
6 8 (1.20%) Oracle ADF
7 7 (1.05%) JMS
7 7 (1.05%) Swing
8 6 (0.90%) JDBC
8 6 (0.90%) Spring
9 5 (0.75%) JSP
10 4 (0.60%) Struts
10 4 (0.60%) XSD
10 4 (0.60%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.60%) jQuery
10 4 (0.60%) Ajax
11 3 (0.45%) WSDL
11 3 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (3.61%) Data Conversion
2 8 (1.20%) Replication
3 6 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (0.60%) Data Integration
5 3 (0.45%) Hedge funds
5 3 (0.45%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.45%) GIS
6 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.30%) PKI
6 2 (0.30%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.15%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.15%) Social Media
7 1 (0.15%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.15%) Clustering
7 1 (0.15%) Equities
7 1 (0.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.15%) EPoS
7 1 (0.15%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.41%) UNIX
2 23 (3.46%) Linux
3 11 (1.65%) Solaris
4 10 (1.50%) Windows
5 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.45%) HPUX
7 2 (0.30%) AIX
7 2 (0.30%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (10.08%) SOA
2 64 (9.62%) Workflow
3 62 (9.32%) ERP
4 53 (7.97%) CRM
5 52 (7.82%) Migration
6 46 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (6.32%) E-business
7 42 (6.32%) Procure-to-pay
8 39 (5.86%) Test Scripting
9 30 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (4.51%) Cash Management
10 27 (4.06%) ETL
11 24 (3.61%) Data Migration
11 24 (3.61%) Logistics
12 22 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (3.16%) GAP Analysis
14 19 (2.86%) EAM
15 17 (2.56%) ITIL
16 16 (2.41%) BPEL
17 15 (2.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (24.51%) SQL
2 119 (17.89%) PL/SQL
3 32 (4.81%) Java
4 17 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 12 (1.80%) R
6 9 (1.35%) C
7 7 (1.05%) C++
7 7 (1.05%) Python
8 6 (0.90%) Jython
8 6 (0.90%) Perl
8 6 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 6 (0.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (0.60%) XQuery
10 2 (0.30%) LINC
10 2 (0.30%) XPath
10 2 (0.30%) Groovy
10 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.15%) VB
11 1 (0.15%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 81 (12.18%) Security Cleared
2 64 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.56%) Degree
4 7 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.90%) OCP
6 4 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) RHCE
8 2 (0.30%) ACCA
9 1 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.16%) SLA
2 6 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) ACF2
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) RACF
5 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Management
3 10 (1.50%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.05%) Puppet
5 6 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (0.75%) MOM
7 2 (0.30%) SCCM
7 2 (0.30%) SCOM
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 665 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (3.91%) SAP
3 23 (3.46%) Retek
4 22 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 10 (1.50%) Informatica
5 10 (1.50%) Mercator
6 9 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (1.05%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.05%) Siebel
7 7 (1.05%) Pegasus
8 5 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.60%) ATG
9 4 (0.60%) Cognos
9 4 (0.60%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.45%) IBM
10 3 (0.45%) EMC
10 3 (0.45%) Remedy
10 3 (0.45%) Endeca
10 3 (0.45%) VMware
11 2 (0.30%) Primavera
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Rate: From £420 to £435 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £601.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Good dependant on skills
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago