The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Consultant
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.13% 1.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £463 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £54.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 340 301 335
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.32% 94.65% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 202 235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.77% +14.64%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Oracle Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Oracle Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Consultant in Bedfordshire

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Consultant in Bedfordshire

Oracle Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Consultant within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bedford - 2 £463 -
Luton - 1 £530 -
Oracle Consultant
East of England

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Oracle Consultant 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 across the Bedfordshire region featuring Oracle Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Billing
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
6 2 (20.00%) HFM
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
7 1 (10.00%) Taleo
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Identity Management

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (20.00%) HFM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Taleo
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP