Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 700 648
Rank change year-on-year -59 -52 -61
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 125 201 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 138 139
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £405
90th Percentile £680 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97824 99914 107019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64542 65150 68083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.53% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2932 3310 4089
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Oracle Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Oracle Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Architect in the UK

Oracle Architect
Top 11 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -59 118 £550 +10.00% 15
London -67 65 £550 - 8
UK excluding London -5 56 £575 +27.78% 7
South East +2 25 £600 +14.29% 1
West Midlands +25 12 £538 +26.47% 3
Midlands +16 12 £538 +26.47% 3
North of England +58 9 £575 +27.78% 3
North West -2 7 £575 +27.78% 3
Scotland -3 5 £550 -
East of England -18 5 £438 +2.94%
Yorkshire +24 1 £525 +16.67%

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (23.20%) Finance
2 29 (23.20%) SQL
3 21 (16.80%) TOGAF
4 20 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 19 (15.20%) Java
5 19 (15.20%) Linux
5 19 (15.20%) Migration
6 18 (14.40%) ERP
7 17 (13.60%) PL/SQL
8 16 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.80%) Retail
9 14 (11.20%) Unix
10 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (9.60%) Data Modelling
10 12 (9.60%) Presales
11 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
11 11 (8.80%) Oracle Certification
11 11 (8.80%) Banking
12 10 (8.00%) Data Migration
12 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
12 10 (8.00%) UML
12 10 (8.00%) SOA
12 10 (8.00%) Analytics
12 10 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
12 10 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
12 10 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (7.20%) Oracle Retail
13 9 (7.20%) Active Directory

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 10 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.60%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.80%) Confluence
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) Mule
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.60%) BigMachines
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.60%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) PaaS
2 8 (6.40%) IaaS
3 3 (2.40%) SaaS
4 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.60%) Office 365
4 2 (1.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.80%) Taleo
5 1 (0.80%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) LDAP
2 2 (1.60%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.60%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (5.60%) PowerCenter
5 6 (4.80%) Big Data
6 5 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.20%) Electronic Patient Records
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.40%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) JIRA
2 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.20%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (3.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.60%) Subversion
4 2 (1.60%) Toad
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 29 (23.20%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Retail
3 11 (8.80%) Banking
4 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.40%) Billing
6 3 (2.40%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (5.60%) XML
3 6 (4.80%) .NET
4 5 (4.00%) COM+
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (4.00%) Spring
5 4 (3.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (3.20%) STL
6 3 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.40%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.40%) HTML
6 3 (2.40%) J2EE
6 3 (2.40%) Java EE
6 3 (2.40%) JMS
6 3 (2.40%) Middleware
6 3 (2.40%) RESTful
6 3 (2.40%) Web Services
7 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.60%) WCF
7 2 (1.60%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Taxonomies
2 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.00%) Life Science
4 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.40%) Derivative
5 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.40%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.80%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.80%) EPoS
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.80%) PKI
7 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.80%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Linux
2 14 (11.20%) Unix
3 7 (5.60%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.60%) AIX
5 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.80%) Solaris
6 1 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) TOGAF
2 19 (15.20%) Migration
3 18 (14.40%) ERP
4 16 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.60%) Data Modelling
5 12 (9.60%) Presales
6 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.00%) Analytics
7 10 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 10 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
7 10 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
7 10 (8.00%) SOA
7 10 (8.00%) UML
8 9 (7.20%) Data Architecture
8 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.60%) ITIL
10 6 (4.80%) CRM
10 6 (4.80%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.20%) SQL
2 19 (15.20%) Java
3 17 (13.60%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.20%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.60%) Perl
6 5 (4.00%) VB
7 4 (3.20%) C
7 4 (3.20%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) C#
8 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (4.00%) Degree
3 4 (3.20%) ISEB
3 4 (3.20%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.20%) GDPR
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) IFRS
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.40%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.80%) Puppet
4 1 (0.80%) QRadar
4 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (6.40%) IBM
3 6 (4.80%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.80%) SAP
3 6 (4.80%) Sybase
4 4 (3.20%) Informatica
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.20%) Talend
4 4 (3.20%) VMware
5 3 (2.40%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.40%) Retek
5 3 (2.40%) WSO2
6 2 (1.60%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.60%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.60%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.60%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.60%) NetApp
6 2 (1.60%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.60%) Siebel