The median contractor rate for a Oracle Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 469 520 512
Rank change year-on-year +51 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 114 120 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 59 60
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £413 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £579 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42574 50675 51233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 32785 30936
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 1588 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.93 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Oracle Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Architect in the UK

Oracle Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Architect in the UK

Oracle Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Architect over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Architect in the UK

Oracle Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Architect in the UK

Oracle Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +37 104 £550 +10.00% 7
South East +25 42 £550 +10.00% 1
London +33 41 £538 +7.50% 5
Surrey +23 20 £538 +4.87%
Berkshire +28 12 £600 +20.00%
East of England -1 9 £600 +14.28%
Heathrow - 9 £360 -
Redhill - 8 £538 -
West Sussex +5 7 £550 +5.26%
Gatwick - 7 £550 -
North West +24 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 £600 -
Essex -3 4 £513 -
Bracknell - 4 - -
South West +4 3 £520 +16.85%
City of London -1 3 £600 +35.21% 2
Slough - 3 £600 -
Lancashire - 3 - -
Reading +21 2 £588 -
Preston - 2 - -
Caterham - 2 £651 -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
West Midlands +8 1 - -
Manchester +8 1 - -
Hampshire +5 1 £725 +50.25%
Chelmsford +5 1 - -
Newbury 0 1 - -
Midlands -2 1 £600 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £520 -

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 featuring Oracle Architect in the job title.

1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (27.84%) Java
3 53 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (24.74%) Finance
5 47 (24.23%) Linux
6 44 (22.68%) Unix
7 43 (22.16%) C
8 40 (20.62%) Perl
9 39 (20.10%) Oracle Database
10 36 (18.56%) WebLogic
11 34 (17.53%) SQL
12 33 (17.01%) SOA
12 33 (17.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 31 (15.98%) SDLC
14 30 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (14.43%) Performance Tuning
16 27 (13.92%) Waterfall
17 25 (12.89%) Oracle Fusion
18 24 (12.37%) Configuration Management
18 24 (12.37%) AIX
19 23 (11.86%) Tomcat
19 23 (11.86%) JavaScript
19 23 (11.86%) HTML
20 22 (11.34%) ProC
20 22 (11.34%) Git (software)
20 22 (11.34%) Docker
21 21 (10.82%) Jenkins
21 21 (10.82%) Middleware
21 21 (10.82%) PHP
21 21 (10.82%) Python

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 36 (18.56%) WebLogic
2 33 (17.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 23 (11.86%) Tomcat
4 21 (10.82%) Apache
5 20 (10.31%) nginx
6 10 (5.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.52%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
8 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (9.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (8.76%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (7.22%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (5.67%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (5.15%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (4.64%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (3.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 5 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (2.58%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (1.03%) Maximo
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.52%) Primavera
10 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.12%) PaaS
2 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.61%) SaaS
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle CX
4 4 (2.06%) IaaS
5 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.03%) Taleo
6 1 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) IPsec
1 6 (3.09%) SSL
2 4 (2.06%) Internet
2 4 (2.06%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.03%) DNS
3 2 (1.03%) LAN
3 2 (1.03%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.10%) Oracle Database
2 17 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (7.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (6.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (6.19%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.61%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (3.61%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.09%) Big Data
9 4 (2.06%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.06%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (1.55%) OLTP
10 3 (1.55%) TKPROF
11 2 (1.03%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.03%) MS Access
11 2 (1.03%) MySQL
11 2 (1.03%) OLAP
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (11.34%) Git (software)
1 22 (11.34%) ProC
2 21 (10.82%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.55%) Toad
5 2 (1.03%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.52%) JIRA
6 1 (0.52%) PVCS
General
1 48 (24.74%) Finance
2 20 (10.31%) Retail
3 10 (5.15%) Banking
4 9 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 23 (11.86%) HTML
3 21 (10.82%) Middleware
4 14 (7.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 14 (7.22%) STL
5 9 (4.64%) Web Services
5 9 (4.64%) XML
6 8 (4.12%) J2EE
7 4 (2.06%) .NET
8 3 (1.55%) JSP
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.55%) Servlets
8 3 (1.55%) WebCenter
9 2 (1.03%) JSON
10 1 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.52%) Java EE
10 1 (0.52%) Spring
10 1 (0.52%) WCF
10 1 (0.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.06%) Clustering
6 3 (1.55%) CESG
6 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.55%) iPad
7 2 (1.03%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.03%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.52%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.23%) Linux
2 44 (22.68%) Unix
3 24 (12.37%) AIX
4 6 (3.09%) Windows
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.01%) SOA
3 31 (15.98%) SDLC
4 30 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (14.43%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (13.92%) Waterfall
7 24 (12.37%) Configuration Management
8 20 (10.31%) Open Source
9 18 (9.28%) ERP
10 17 (8.76%) Migration
11 15 (7.73%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.73%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.22%) Multithreading
12 14 (7.22%) Project Management
13 13 (6.70%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (5.15%) Workflow
16 9 (4.64%) PLM
16 9 (4.64%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.84%) Java
2 43 (22.16%) C
3 40 (20.62%) Perl
4 34 (17.53%) SQL
5 23 (11.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (10.82%) PHP
6 21 (10.82%) Python
7 16 (8.25%) C++
8 11 (5.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.52%) AWK
10 1 (0.52%) C#
10 1 (0.52%) R
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
10 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (10.31%) Degree
2 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.73%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) MBA
4 1 (0.52%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.67%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.55%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (11.34%) Docker
2 15 (7.73%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.06%) vCloud
4 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.12%) VMware
3 6 (3.09%) Kronos
3 6 (3.09%) SAP
4 5 (2.58%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.58%) JDA
5 4 (2.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.55%) IBM
6 3 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.55%) Workday
7 2 (1.03%) ATG
7 2 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.03%) Siebel
7 2 (1.03%) Software AG
7 2 (1.03%) Teradata
8 1 (0.52%) BMC
8 1 (0.52%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.52%) Retek
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