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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Consultant
Rank 283 313 246
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -67
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 382 299 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.61% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 120 174
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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 £385 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £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 2015 2118 2639
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 £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 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 +26 297 £463 +8.82% 30
London +40 153 £475 - 19
City of London +37 37 £475 +26.66% 9
South East -28 31 £457 +39.38% 4
South West -19 26 £475 +26.66%
Scotland -14 25 £300 -25.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 18 £475 -
East of England -17 16 £465 +32.85%
West Midlands -9 15 £425 -10.52%
Yorkshire +3 12 £450 -12.19% 1
Glasgow -4 12 £300 -3.22% 1
East Midlands -1 11 £424 +9.35%
North West -8 11 £475 +17.07% 3
Birmingham -1 8 £425 -13.92%
Hampshire -11 8 £444 +14.51%
West Yorkshire +4 7 £450 -12.19% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £413 - 1
Tyne and Wear -19 5 £440 -26.66% 1
North East -20 5 £440 +3.52% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 5 £440 -26.66% 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £413 -
Cheshire -1 4 - - 1
Warrington - 4 - -
Cheltenham - 4 £450 -
Midlands +4 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 3 - -
Manchester -9 3 £500 - 2
Essex - 3 - -
Gloucester - 2 - -
Aberdeen +3 1 - - 1

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 696 (100.00%) Oracle
2 290 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 280 (40.23%) Finance
4 237 (34.05%) Oracle EBS
5 161 (23.13%) SQL
6 133 (19.11%) Oracle Payables
7 132 (18.97%) Oracle Receivables
8 118 (16.95%) Oracle General Ledger
9 115 (16.52%) PL/SQL
10 102 (14.66%) Oracle Applications
11 99 (14.22%) Oracle Financials
12 97 (13.94%) Oracle Database
13 96 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
14 89 (12.79%) Security Cleared
15 79 (11.35%) Oracle Reports
16 73 (10.49%) Workflow
16 73 (10.49%) Oracle Workflow
17 71 (10.20%) Retail
17 71 (10.20%) SOA
18 69 (9.91%) Manufacturing
18 69 (9.91%) SC Cleared
19 68 (9.77%) ERP
20 65 (9.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 62 (8.91%) Oracle Cash Management
22 59 (8.48%) Oracle Retail
23 58 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
23 58 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
24 57 (8.19%) Oracle Fusion
25 55 (7.90%) Migration
26 54 (7.76%) CRM

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 73 (10.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 52 (7.47%) WebLogic
3 19 (2.73%) Oracle Service Bus
3 19 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (2.73%) WebLogic Portal
4 10 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (0.86%) Apache
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPEL
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.29%) IIS
7 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.14%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.14%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 10 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.15%) MS Office
3 7 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 290 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 237 (34.05%) Oracle EBS
3 133 (19.11%) Oracle Payables
4 132 (18.97%) Oracle Receivables
5 118 (16.95%) Oracle General Ledger
6 102 (14.66%) Oracle Applications
7 99 (14.22%) Oracle Financials
8 62 (8.91%) Oracle Cash Management
9 59 (8.48%) Oracle Retail
10 51 (7.33%) Oracle Assets
11 50 (7.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 45 (6.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 45 (6.47%) Oracle BPM
13 42 (6.03%) Oracle 11i
14 39 (5.60%) Oracle iProcurement
15 35 (5.03%) Oracle Payroll
16 26 (3.74%) Oracle ERP
17 22 (3.16%) Oracle HRMS
18 20 (2.87%) Oracle iRecruitment
18 20 (2.87%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.01%) HTTP
2 11 (1.58%) HTTPS
3 7 (1.01%) Internet
3 7 (1.01%) SSL
4 3 (0.43%) DNS
4 3 (0.43%) DHCP
4 3 (0.43%) InfiniBand
5 2 (0.29%) FTP
5 2 (0.29%) LDAP
6 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (13.94%) Oracle Database
2 96 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 79 (11.35%) Oracle Reports
4 65 (9.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 39 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
7 20 (2.87%) Oracle9i Database
7 20 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
9 10 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.15%) SQLPlus
11 6 (0.86%) MySQL
12 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.72%) Essbase
13 4 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.57%) SQL Server
14 3 (0.43%) DataStage
14 3 (0.43%) PowerCenter
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle OWB
15 2 (0.29%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 58 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (2.59%) JDeveloper
3 11 (1.58%) ProC
3 11 (1.58%) JIRA
4 7 (1.01%) Toad
5 1 (0.14%) MSI
5 1 (0.14%) ERwin
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Developer 2000
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 280 (40.23%) Finance
2 71 (10.20%) Retail
3 69 (9.91%) Manufacturing
4 48 (6.90%) General Ledger
5 29 (4.17%) Billing
6 22 (3.16%) Front Office
6 22 (3.16%) Back Office
7 19 (2.73%) Banking
8 12 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.44%) Local Government
10 7 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.29%) French Language
12 2 (0.29%) German Language
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.19%) Oracle Fusion
2 54 (7.76%) XML
3 45 (6.47%) Middleware
4 32 (4.60%) WebCenter
5 21 (3.02%) DOM
6 13 (1.87%) JMS
6 13 (1.87%) Web Services
6 13 (1.87%) J2EE
7 11 (1.58%) JDBC
8 8 (1.15%) Oracle ADF
9 7 (1.01%) Swing
10 5 (0.72%) Spring
11 4 (0.57%) Ajax
11 4 (0.57%) jQuery
11 4 (0.57%) JSP
12 3 (0.43%) EDI
12 3 (0.43%) Struts
12 3 (0.43%) XSD
12 3 (0.43%) .NET
12 3 (0.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.16%) Data Conversion
2 7 (1.01%) Hedge funds
3 6 (0.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (0.72%) Replication
5 4 (0.57%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.43%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.43%) GIS
7 2 (0.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.29%) PKI
7 2 (0.29%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.29%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.14%) EPoS
8 1 (0.14%) Equities
8 1 (0.14%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.14%) Social Media
8 1 (0.14%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.14%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.46%) UNIX
2 22 (3.16%) Linux
3 12 (1.72%) Solaris
4 8 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.86%) Windows
6 4 (0.57%) HPUX
7 2 (0.29%) CentOS
7 2 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (10.49%) Workflow
2 71 (10.20%) SOA
3 68 (9.77%) ERP
4 58 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (7.90%) Migration
6 54 (7.76%) CRM
7 46 (6.61%) E-business
8 40 (5.75%) Cash Management
9 39 (5.60%) Procure-to-pay
10 37 (5.32%) Test Scripting
11 31 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (3.88%) Data Migration
13 26 (3.74%) ETL
14 22 (3.16%) Logistics
15 19 (2.73%) Unit Testing
15 19 (2.73%) Revenue Management
15 19 (2.73%) GAP Analysis
15 19 (2.73%) EAM
16 18 (2.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (1.87%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 161 (23.13%) SQL
2 115 (16.52%) PL/SQL
3 29 (4.17%) Java
4 16 (2.30%) Shell Script
5 13 (1.87%) R
6 12 (1.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 12 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 12 (1.72%) Jython
6 12 (1.72%) Python
7 8 (1.15%) C
8 7 (1.01%) C++
9 4 (0.57%) Perl
10 2 (0.29%) XPath
10 2 (0.29%) LINC
10 2 (0.29%) Groovy
10 2 (0.29%) XQuery
10 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.14%) PeopleCode
11 1 (0.14%) SQR
Qualifications
1 89 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 69 (9.91%) SC Cleared
3 13 (1.87%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (1.87%) Degree
4 6 (0.86%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.57%) OCP
6 3 (0.43%) ACCA
6 3 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.30%) SLA
2 11 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 21 (3.02%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) RACF
5 1 (0.14%) Samba
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.14%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 19 (2.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Management
3 8 (1.15%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.01%) Puppet
5 6 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (0.72%) MOM
7 2 (0.29%) SCCM
7 2 (0.29%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 696 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (4.60%) SAP
3 21 (3.02%) Retek
4 13 (1.87%) Siebel
5 12 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (1.29%) Remedy
8 7 (1.01%) Informatica
9 5 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.72%) HP
10 4 (0.57%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.57%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.43%) Cognos
11 3 (0.43%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.43%) Mercator
11 3 (0.43%) IBM
11 3 (0.43%) EMC
11 3 (0.43%) VMware
11 3 (0.43%) ATG
11 3 (0.43%) Endeca
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