The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Oracle Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Solution Architect
UK
Rank 565 572 569
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Solutions Architect 17 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.11% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 22
Median daily rate £560 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £450 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £650 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £525 £538
% change year-on-year
-9.04% -2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1738 1911
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Oracle Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Oracle Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 21 January 2017.

Oracle Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 17 £560 +6.66% 6
London -3 10 £563 +2.27% 5
South East +8 3 £270 -50.90%
Berkshire +17 2 £270 -
City of London -6 2 £550 +46.66% 2
Manchester - 2 £600 -
Reading - 2 £270 -
North West - 2 £600 -
East of England -7 1 £385 -26.66% 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £570 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £385 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £570 -
North East - 1 £570 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £385 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £600 -

Oracle Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Oracle Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Oracle Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (43.59%) Finance
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
6 10 (25.64%) Middleware
7 9 (23.08%) Retail
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (17.95%) ATG
10 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
10 6 (15.38%) VMware
10 6 (15.38%) SOA
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
10 6 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (15.38%) High Availability
10 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (15.38%) Presales
11 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
11 5 (12.82%) RUP
11 5 (12.82%) Java EE
11 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.26%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (10.26%) MODAF
12 4 (10.26%) Scrum
12 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.26%) OO
12 4 (10.26%) Unix
12 4 (10.26%) Windows
12 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
12 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence

Oracle Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) Liferay
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Maximo
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (2.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) OLTP
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JDeveloper
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Middleware
2 5 (12.82%) Java EE
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (7.69%) SAML
4 1 (2.56%) J2EE
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Solaris
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.38%) High Availability
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Presales
3 6 (15.38%) SOA
3 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) RUP
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) MODAF
5 4 (10.26%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) Open Source
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) SDLC
5 4 (10.26%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) OpenView
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) MOM
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) ATG
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) BMC
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.69%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.56%) Retek
7 1 (2.56%) VocaLink