The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Solution Architect
Rank 577 593 537
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -56
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Solutions Architect 17 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.013% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.014% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
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£600 £456 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.50% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £381 £476
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £531 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £363 £500
% change year-on-year
+51.72% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Oracle Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Oracle Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 +7 14 £600 +9.09% 2
South East - 5 £675 -
London +7 3 £650 +18.18% 2
Reading - 3 £675 -
Berkshire - 3 £675 -
West Midlands -13 2 £494 -
North East - 2 £675 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Birmingham -2 1 £550 -
Liverpool - 1 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £438 -
City of London - 1 - - 2
Merseyside - 1 £475 -
North West - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 £500 -

Oracle Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 10 (28.57%) Retail
4 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 7 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (17.14%) Middleware
5 6 (17.14%) SOA
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (11.43%) PLM
7 4 (11.43%) Life Science
7 4 (11.43%) J2EE
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (8.57%) ERP
8 3 (8.57%) BPEL
8 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.57%) General Ledger
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) E-business
8 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (8.57%) Cash Management
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables

Oracle Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.86%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (2.86%) SAP HCM
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.86%) VLDB
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (17.14%) Middleware
3 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) Java EE
4 2 (5.71%) WSDL
4 2 (5.71%) JDBC
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) XSD
4 2 (5.71%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Life Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) SOA
3 4 (11.43%) PLM
4 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 3 (8.57%) BPEL
4 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.57%) E-business
4 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Cash Management
5 2 (5.71%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (5.71%) Retail Demand Forecasting
5 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.71%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (5.71%) Data Governance
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Strategic Management
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) JDA