The median contractor rate for a Oracle Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 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 Architect
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 234 257
Rank change year-on-year +28 +23  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 42 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 7
Median daily rate £550 £500 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £456 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7404 8887 9270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.10% 95.11% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4201 5439 4953
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 384 451
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Oracle Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Oracle Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Architect in the South East

Oracle Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Architect in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Architect in the South East

Oracle Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Architect in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Architect in the South East

Oracle Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Surrey +19 20 £538 +4.87%
Berkshire +27 12 £600 +20.00%
West Sussex +8 7 £550 +5.26%
Hampshire +3 1 £725 +50.25%
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Oracle Architect
England

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Oracle 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 across the South East region featuring Oracle Architect in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (47.17%) WebLogic
3 25 (47.17%) Unix
4 24 (45.28%) Linux
4 24 (45.28%) Java
5 23 (43.40%) AIX
6 22 (41.51%) C
6 22 (41.51%) Tomcat
6 22 (41.51%) ProC
6 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
6 22 (41.51%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (41.51%) Docker
7 21 (39.62%) Jenkins
7 21 (39.62%) Python
7 21 (39.62%) HTML
7 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
7 21 (39.62%) Perl
7 21 (39.62%) PHP
7 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
8 19 (35.85%) nginx
8 19 (35.85%) Open Source
8 19 (35.85%) Waterfall
8 19 (35.85%) Apache
8 19 (35.85%) SDLC
9 16 (30.19%) Degree
10 15 (28.30%) Finance
11 9 (16.98%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (47.17%) WebLogic
2 22 (41.51%) Tomcat
3 19 (35.85%) Apache
3 19 (35.85%) nginx
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.89%) Maximo
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.89%) Primavera
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.89%) QlikView
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) ProC
2 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (39.62%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Billing
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) Middleware
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.89%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
1 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) CESG
2 1 (1.89%) Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Unix
2 24 (45.28%) Linux
3 23 (43.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
2 22 (41.51%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (35.85%) Open Source
3 19 (35.85%) SDLC
3 19 (35.85%) Waterfall
4 9 (16.98%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) ERP
5 6 (11.32%) PLM
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.55%) SOA
7 4 (7.55%) Workflow
8 3 (5.66%) Coaching
8 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Data Architecture
9 2 (3.77%) Data Security
9 2 (3.77%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) Java
2 22 (41.51%) C
3 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) Perl
3 21 (39.62%) PHP
3 21 (39.62%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MBA
4 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Docker
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) Software AG
3 1 (1.89%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Workday