The median contractor rate for an Oracle Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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 Architect
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 555 534 523
Rank change year-on-year -21 -11  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 55 120 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 87 85
Median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £425 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £465 £525
% change year-on-year +23.65% -11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 - -

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 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 June 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 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 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
England -45 52 £500 -4.76% 9
London -22 27 £433 -26.38% 7
South East +6 11 £688 +37.50%
Heathrow +7 7 £370 +5.71%
Berkshire +19 6 £650 +23.80%
Bracknell +6 5 - -
North West +12 4 £575 +27.77%
East of England -9 3 £400 -5.88%
Yorkshire +31 2 £525 -19.23%
West Yorkshire +18 2 £525 -4.54%
West Midlands +12 2 £550 +23.24%
Hampshire +7 2 - -
Lancashire +1 2 - -
City of London -2 2 £625 -3.84% 1
Hertfordshire -3 2 - -
Milton Keynes -17 2 £710 +69.55%
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £710 +69.55%
Bradford - 2 £525 -
Preston - 2 - -
Scotland +34 1 - -
Birmingham +8 1 £600 +45.45%
Warwick +5 1 £500 +4.16%
Warwickshire +4 1 £500 +4.16%
Docklands, London +1 1 £490 +8.88%
Luton -6 1 £400 -33.33%
Bedfordshire -8 1 £400 -33.33%
Glasgow - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £650 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (29.59%) Java
2 50 (29.59%) Linux
3 49 (28.99%) Finance
4 44 (26.04%) C
5 43 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (24.85%) Perl
7 41 (24.26%) Unix
8 37 (21.89%) SQL
9 35 (20.71%) Oracle Database
10 33 (19.53%) WebLogic
11 28 (16.57%) ERP
12 26 (15.38%) AIX
13 25 (14.79%) Waterfall
14 24 (14.20%) Tomcat
14 24 (14.20%) Configuration Management
15 23 (13.61%) JavaScript
15 23 (13.61%) HTML
15 23 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (13.02%) Docker
16 22 (13.02%) Git (software)
16 22 (13.02%) ProC
17 21 (12.43%) PHP
17 21 (12.43%) Apache
17 21 (12.43%) Python
17 21 (12.43%) Jenkins
17 21 (12.43%) SDLC
18 20 (11.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 20 (11.83%) Oracle Fusion
18 20 (11.83%) nginx

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 33 (19.53%) WebLogic
2 24 (14.20%) Tomcat
3 21 (12.43%) Apache
4 20 (11.83%) nginx
4 20 (11.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (4.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.59%) Confluence
6 1 (0.59%) IIS
6 1 (0.59%) JBoss
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (8.88%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (7.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.51%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (5.92%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (4.14%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (3.55%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (3.55%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 5 (2.96%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (1.78%) ResourceLink
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle AGIS
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.59%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 1 (0.59%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) PaaS
2 6 (3.55%) SaaS
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle CX
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 4 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.37%) Taleo
5 3 (1.78%) IaaS
6 1 (0.59%) Force.com
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.55%) IPsec
1 6 (3.55%) SSL
2 3 (1.78%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.59%) Firewall
3 1 (0.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.71%) Oracle Database
2 12 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.10%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (5.33%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.55%) Big Data
5 6 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (2.96%) TKPROF
7 4 (2.37%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.18%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.18%) MySQL
9 2 (1.18%) OLAP
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.18%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (13.02%) Git (software)
1 22 (13.02%) ProC
2 21 (12.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.96%) Toad
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.18%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) PVCS
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (28.99%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Retail
3 9 (5.33%) Banking
4 8 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Billing
6 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
7 1 (0.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.61%) HTML
2 20 (11.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (9.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 16 (9.47%) STL
4 9 (5.33%) Middleware
5 7 (4.14%) Web Services
5 7 (4.14%) XML
6 6 (3.55%) J2EE
7 5 (2.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (2.37%) .NET
8 4 (2.37%) JSP
9 3 (1.78%) Servlets
10 2 (1.18%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.18%) JMS
10 2 (1.18%) JSON
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (1.18%) RESTful
10 2 (1.18%) Spring
10 2 (1.18%) Struts
10 2 (1.18%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (6.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.37%) Market Risk
3 3 (1.78%) CESG
3 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.78%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.18%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.18%) Life Science
4 2 (1.18%) User Experience
5 1 (0.59%) Clustering
5 1 (0.59%) Derivative
5 1 (0.59%) EPoS
5 1 (0.59%) FMCG
5 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.59%) PKI
5 1 (0.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.59%) Linux
2 41 (24.26%) Unix
3 26 (15.38%) AIX
4 7 (4.14%) Windows
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) VME
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.57%) ERP
3 25 (14.79%) Waterfall
4 24 (14.20%) Configuration Management
5 23 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (12.43%) SDLC
7 20 (11.83%) Open Source
7 20 (11.83%) SOA
8 18 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (10.65%) Migration
9 17 (10.06%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.47%) Multithreading
11 13 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 10 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.92%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (5.33%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (4.73%) Data Migration
14 8 (4.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (4.14%) Analytics
15 7 (4.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.59%) Java
2 44 (26.04%) C
3 42 (24.85%) Perl
4 37 (21.89%) SQL
5 23 (13.61%) JavaScript
6 21 (12.43%) PHP
6 21 (12.43%) Python
7 17 (10.06%) C++
8 14 (8.28%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.59%) R
10 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (10.65%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.59%) MBA
5 1 (0.59%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.59%) OCP
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.59%) GDPR
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (13.02%) Docker
2 10 (5.92%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.78%) vCloud
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.59%) QRadar
4 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 169 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.73%) SAP
4 6 (3.55%) Kronos
4 6 (3.55%) VMware
5 5 (2.96%) JDA
6 4 (2.37%) IBM
7 3 (1.78%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.78%) Informatica
7 3 (1.78%) Northgate
7 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.78%) Workday
8 2 (1.18%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.18%) Siebel
8 2 (1.18%) Software AG
8 2 (1.18%) Talend
9 1 (0.59%) BMC
9 1 (0.59%) Citrix
9 1 (0.59%) Sybase