The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Technical Consultant
Rank 561 530 534
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Technical Consultant 27 26 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.054% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.059% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 15
Average daily rate £475 £468 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £573 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

Oracle Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Technical Consultant
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -29 25 £488 +4.27% 2
London -28 13 £525 - 2
South East -12 7 - -
City of London -8 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £425 -
Swindon -15 1 £450 +5.88%
Wiltshire -16 1 £450 +5.88%
Scotland -17 1 - -
Edinburgh -24 1 - -
South West -28 1 £450 +2.85%
Cambridge - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East of England - - - -

Oracle Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 30 (53.57%) PL/SQL
4 25 (44.64%) Oracle EBS
5 22 (39.29%) Oracle Forms
6 20 (35.71%) XML
6 20 (35.71%) Finance
7 19 (33.93%) Oracle EBS R12
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 18 (32.14%) Workflow
9 16 (28.57%) Java
10 15 (26.79%) UNIX
11 14 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 12 (21.43%) Retail
12 12 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
12 12 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle General Ledger
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle Retail
13 11 (19.64%) SOA
14 10 (17.86%) Oracle Receivables
15 9 (16.07%) Migration
15 9 (16.07%) Data Migration
15 9 (16.07%) Data Conversion
16 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
16 8 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
16 8 (14.29%) C++
16 8 (14.29%) J2EE
17 7 (12.50%) C

Oracle Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (33.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (17.86%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (10.71%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (1.79%) FLEXCUBE
12 1 (1.79%) Movex
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle SCM
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.36%) SQLPlus
6 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.79%) Essbase
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (12.50%) Toad
2 7 (12.50%) ProC
3 6 (10.71%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) J2EE
3 7 (12.50%) Swing
4 4 (7.14%) .NET
5 3 (5.36%) Ajax
5 3 (5.36%) JSON
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.57%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) Java EE
7 1 (1.79%) XSLT
7 1 (1.79%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Conversion
2 5 (8.93%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.36%) GIS
4 1 (1.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) AIX
3 2 (3.57%) HPUX
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Workflow
2 11 (19.64%) SOA
3 9 (16.07%) Migration
3 9 (16.07%) Data Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Time Management
5 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.93%) EAM
6 4 (7.14%) ERP
6 4 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) System Testing
7 3 (5.36%) ETL
7 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.57%) BPEL
8 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 30 (53.57%) PL/SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 14 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (14.29%) C++
6 7 (12.50%) C
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) MOM
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 4 (7.14%) Retek
4 2 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.79%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) HP