The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 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
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 121 140
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 12 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.74% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.77% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Median daily rate £463 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £412 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £520
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 the South West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2603 2852 2989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.32% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1843 1914
Median daily rate £375 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 141 198
Median hourly rate £39.50 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.47% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Oracle Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Consultant in the South West

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the South West

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Consultant in the South West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Consultant in the South West

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the South West

Oracle Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +8 6 £475 +5.55%
Bristol -10 1 £475 +12.69%
Dorset - 1 - -
Oracle Consultant
England

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region featuring Oracle Consultant in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (63.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 23 (63.89%) Security Cleared
3 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 17 (47.22%) Finance
5 15 (41.67%) Oracle Financials
6 13 (36.11%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) ERP
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (11.11%) SQL
10 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
10 2 (5.56%) DevOps
10 2 (5.56%) PuTTY
10 2 (5.56%) WinSCP
10 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) API Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (5.56%) vRealize
10 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.56%) TestNG
10 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
10 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 23 (63.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) PuTTY
1 2 (5.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Ant
1 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.56%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.56%) TestNG
1 2 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Unix
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 6 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) API Testing
2 2 (5.56%) BDD
2 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (5.56%) DevOps
2 2 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
2 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
2 2 (5.56%) Project Management
2 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
2 2 (5.56%) Scrum
2 2 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
2 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
2 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
3 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) F#
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VB
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Security Cleared
2 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Basel II
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) VMware