The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Consultant
Rank 274 324 266
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -58
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 397 300 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.61% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 134 179
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £625 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £401 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -10.83%
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
52339 48993 54685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.05% 92.75% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31928 29282 30681
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2649
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 September 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 September 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 +38 307 £463 +8.82% 28
London +42 174 £451 -5.05% 16
City of London +39 41 £475 +5.55% 9
South East -11 35 £463 +19.35% 3
Scotland -5 26 £435 +8.75% 3
North West +4 17 £450 +15.27% 1
West Midlands -9 17 £426 -11.42% 1
South West -16 16 £450 +20.00%
Yorkshire 0 14 £450 -4.25% 2
Glasgow -6 13 £300 -3.22% 1
Gloucestershire - 11 £500 -
West Yorkshire +5 10 £450 -12.19% 1
East Midlands +5 10 £425 +15.25%
Hampshire +4 10 £456 +17.74% 2
East of England -31 10 £465 +29.16% 4
Cheshire +15 8 - - 1
Birmingham -3 8 £425 -17.07% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £413 -
Warrington - 7 - -
Manchester -7 5 £450 +20.73%
Milton Keynes - 5 £413 -
Cheltenham - 4 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 3 - -
North East -29 3 - -
Tyne and Wear -30 3 - -
Aberdeen +4 2 £475 +18.75% 1
Midlands -3 2 - - 1
Gloucester - 2 - -
Leeds -2 1 - - 1
Berkshire -12 1 - - 1

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 702 (100.00%) Oracle
2 298 (42.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 287 (40.88%) Finance
4 243 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
5 149 (21.23%) SQL
6 142 (20.23%) Oracle Payables
7 139 (19.80%) Oracle Receivables
8 123 (17.52%) Oracle General Ledger
9 104 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
10 101 (14.39%) PL/SQL
11 99 (14.10%) Oracle Financials
12 90 (12.82%) Security Cleared
13 87 (12.39%) Oracle Applications
14 80 (11.40%) Oracle Database
15 76 (10.83%) SOA
16 73 (10.40%) Oracle Cash Management
17 72 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
18 69 (9.83%) Oracle Workflow
18 69 (9.83%) Workflow
18 69 (9.83%) SC Cleared
19 65 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
20 64 (9.12%) Retail
21 63 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
22 61 (8.69%) Oracle Assets
23 60 (8.55%) CRM
24 58 (8.26%) ERP
25 55 (7.83%) Middleware
25 55 (7.83%) Migration
25 55 (7.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
25 55 (7.83%) Oracle BI Publisher

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 69 (9.83%) Oracle Workflow
2 54 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 23 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (2.99%) Oracle Service Bus
4 21 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (1.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (0.71%) Apache
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPEL
8 2 (0.28%) IIS
8 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.14%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.14%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 4 (0.57%) MS Office
1 4 (0.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 298 (42.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 243 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
3 142 (20.23%) Oracle Payables
4 139 (19.80%) Oracle Receivables
5 123 (17.52%) Oracle General Ledger
6 99 (14.10%) Oracle Financials
7 87 (12.39%) Oracle Applications
8 73 (10.40%) Oracle Cash Management
9 61 (8.69%) Oracle Assets
10 55 (7.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 52 (7.41%) Oracle Retail
12 47 (6.70%) Oracle BPM
13 44 (6.27%) Oracle iProcurement
14 37 (5.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 35 (4.99%) Oracle 11i
16 34 (4.84%) Oracle Payroll
17 27 (3.85%) Oracle HRMS
18 22 (3.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
19 19 (2.71%) Oracle FAH
20 17 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.42%) HTTP
2 13 (1.85%) HTTPS
3 9 (1.28%) SSL
4 7 (1.00%) Internet
5 3 (0.43%) InfiniBand
6 2 (0.28%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) LDAP
6 2 (0.28%) DHCP
6 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.14%) SAN
7 1 (0.14%) Intranet
7 1 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
2 80 (11.40%) Oracle Database
3 63 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
4 55 (7.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 40 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (4.42%) Oracle ODI
7 19 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.42%) Oracle Discoverer
9 10 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
9 10 (1.42%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.85%) MySQL
10 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.71%) SQLPlus
11 5 (0.71%) Essbase
11 5 (0.71%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (0.43%) PowerCenter
12 3 (0.43%) DataStage
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 40 (5.70%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (1.85%) JIRA
3 11 (1.57%) JDeveloper
4 6 (0.85%) Toad
4 6 (0.85%) ProC
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.14%) MSI
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Developer 2000
6 1 (0.14%) ERwin
General
1 287 (40.88%) Finance
2 64 (9.12%) Retail
3 54 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 51 (7.26%) Manufacturing
5 30 (4.27%) Billing
6 22 (3.13%) Front Office
6 22 (3.13%) Back Office
6 22 (3.13%) Banking
7 12 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.57%) Local Government
9 9 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) French Language
11 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.14%) Marketing
12 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 55 (7.83%) Middleware
3 35 (4.99%) WebCenter
4 32 (4.56%) XML
5 21 (2.99%) DOM
6 15 (2.14%) JMS
7 13 (1.85%) Web Services
7 13 (1.85%) JDBC
8 8 (1.14%) J2EE
8 8 (1.14%) Oracle ADF
9 5 (0.71%) Spring
10 4 (0.57%) jQuery
10 4 (0.57%) JSP
11 3 (0.43%) Struts
11 3 (0.43%) EDI
11 3 (0.43%) XSD
11 3 (0.43%) Ajax
11 3 (0.43%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.28%) JSF
12 2 (0.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (1.14%) Hedge funds
2 8 (1.14%) Data Conversion
3 5 (0.71%) Replication
4 3 (0.43%) Mainframe
4 3 (0.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.43%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.28%) Learning Management System
5 2 (0.28%) GIS
5 2 (0.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.28%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.28%) PKI
5 2 (0.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.14%) User Experience
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.14%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.14%) Equities
6 1 (0.14%) EPoS
6 1 (0.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.56%) UNIX
2 18 (2.56%) Linux
3 10 (1.42%) Solaris
4 8 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.71%) Windows
6 2 (0.28%) HPUX
6 2 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.14%) AIX
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (10.83%) SOA
2 69 (9.83%) Workflow
3 65 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (8.55%) CRM
5 58 (8.26%) ERP
6 55 (7.83%) Migration
7 51 (7.26%) Cash Management
8 46 (6.55%) E-business
9 30 (4.27%) Test Scripting
10 29 (4.13%) Procure-to-pay
10 29 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (3.85%) Data Migration
12 24 (3.42%) ETL
13 21 (2.99%) Revenue Management
14 20 (2.85%) Logistics
15 19 (2.71%) Unit Testing
16 18 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (2.28%) Data Modelling
18 14 (1.99%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 149 (21.23%) SQL
2 101 (14.39%) PL/SQL
3 24 (3.42%) Java
4 14 (1.99%) Python
4 14 (1.99%) Jython
4 14 (1.99%) Bash Shell
4 14 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 11 (1.57%) Shell Script
6 8 (1.14%) R
7 4 (0.57%) Perl
8 3 (0.43%) C
9 2 (0.28%) C++
9 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.28%) XQuery
9 2 (0.28%) LINC
9 2 (0.28%) XPath
9 2 (0.28%) Groovy
10 1 (0.14%) C-shell
10 1 (0.14%) PeopleCode
10 1 (0.14%) SQR
Qualifications
1 90 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 69 (9.83%) SC Cleared
3 12 (1.71%) Degree
4 11 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.43%) ACCA
7 2 (0.28%) OCP
7 2 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.85%) SLA
1 13 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 22 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.14%) ACF2
4 1 (0.14%) RACF
4 1 (0.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (2.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (1.00%) Data Guard
3 7 (1.00%) Puppet
4 5 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.28%) SCCM
5 2 (0.28%) SCOM
5 2 (0.28%) MOM
6 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 702 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (4.42%) SAP
3 18 (2.56%) Retek
4 14 (1.99%) Siebel
5 11 (1.57%) Remedy
6 10 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (1.28%) Microsoft
8 8 (1.14%) Informatica
9 5 (0.71%) HP
9 5 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.57%) Pegasus
11 3 (0.43%) IBM
11 3 (0.43%) Cognos
11 3 (0.43%) Primavera
11 3 (0.43%) ATG
11 3 (0.43%) Endeca
11 3 (0.43%) Mercator
12 2 (0.28%) VMware
12 2 (0.28%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.28%) Business Objects
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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