Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 552 447 408
Rank change year-on-year -105 -39 -50
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 353 474 584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.51% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 205 256
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £346 £363 £354
90th Percentile £626 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 95,102 92,258 100,985
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,208 60,233 64,366
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £254 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,777 3,239 3,822
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -2.76% +12.18%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £47.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +9.09%

Oracle Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Consultant in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Consultant over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Consultant in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the UK

Oracle Consultant
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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 -75 310 £475 - 40
UK excluding London -37 164 £450 - 29
London -60 145 £500 - 15
South East -4 60 £475 +5.56% 8
North of England +40 42 £425 -2.86% 9
North West +20 27 £425 +3.03% 7
Midlands -10 25 £500 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -1 18 £500 +25.00% 2
South West -27 14 £450 -10.00% 3
East of England -40 14 £425 -2.86% 2
Yorkshire +21 12 £425 -2.86% 2
Scotland -15 9 £520 +38.67% 4
East Midlands -10 6 £568 -1.26% 1
North East +40 3 - -

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 featuring Oracle Consultant in the job title.

1 353 (100.00%) Oracle
2 108 (30.59%) Finance
3 95 (26.91%) Oracle EBS
4 88 (24.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 82 (23.23%) SQL
6 77 (21.81%) Oracle EBS R12
7 63 (17.85%) Business Intelligence
8 56 (15.86%) Migration
8 56 (15.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 56 (15.86%) Oracle Database
8 56 (15.86%) Oracle Receivables
9 53 (15.01%) Oracle Payables
9 53 (15.01%) PL/SQL
10 44 (12.46%) ERP
11 42 (11.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 41 (11.61%) Data Migration
13 39 (11.05%) Oracle Reports
13 39 (11.05%) Oracle Financials
13 39 (11.05%) Oracle ODI
14 36 (10.20%) Oracle Database 12c
15 34 (9.63%) Analytics
15 34 (9.63%) Oracle Database 11g
16 33 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
16 33 (9.35%) Oracle General Ledger
17 29 (8.22%) Oracle Assets
18 23 (6.52%) XML
19 21 (5.95%) SOA
19 21 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (5.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 20 (5.67%) Oracle Forms

Oracle Consultant 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 21 (5.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (1.70%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.13%) JBoss
6 2 (0.57%) Apache
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.57%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 95 (26.91%) Oracle EBS
2 77 (21.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 56 (15.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 53 (15.01%) Oracle Payables
5 39 (11.05%) Oracle Financials
6 33 (9.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 29 (8.22%) Oracle Assets
8 17 (4.82%) Oracle Applications
8 17 (4.82%) Oracle iProcurement
9 16 (4.53%) Oracle Cash Management
10 15 (4.25%) Oracle Payroll
11 12 (3.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 11 (3.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 11 (3.12%) Oracle Retail
13 10 (2.83%) Oracle ERP
14 7 (1.98%) Oracle SCM
15 6 (1.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 6 (1.70%) Oracle TCA
16 4 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 4 (1.13%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.82%) Taleo
2 7 (1.98%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 5 (1.42%) Oracle CX
4 3 (0.85%) PaaS
5 2 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.83%) Internet
2 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.57%) LDAP
2 2 (0.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.28%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.86%) Oracle BI EE
1 56 (15.86%) Oracle Database
2 42 (11.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 39 (11.05%) Oracle ODI
3 39 (11.05%) Oracle Reports
4 36 (10.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 34 (9.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.98%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.70%) Essbase
8 6 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (1.70%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.42%) OLAP
9 5 (1.42%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (1.42%) Oracle Smart View
9 5 (1.42%) Star Schema
10 4 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.85%) Data Mart
11 3 (0.85%) Endeca
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.57%) JIRA
4 1 (0.28%) Ant
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) GitLab
4 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) JMeter
4 1 (0.28%) JUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Maven
4 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 108 (30.59%) Finance
2 17 (4.82%) Retail
3 16 (4.53%) Billing
4 15 (4.25%) General Ledger
5 11 (3.12%) Banking
6 10 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.13%) French Language
8 3 (0.85%) Dutch Language
8 3 (0.85%) Local Government
9 2 (0.57%) German Language
9 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) International Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (24.93%) Oracle Fusion
2 23 (6.52%) XML
3 14 (3.97%) Web Services
4 12 (3.40%) Middleware
5 8 (2.27%) HTML
6 7 (1.98%) SOAP
7 6 (1.70%) CSS
7 6 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.13%) .NET
8 4 (1.13%) J2EE
9 3 (0.85%) Ajax
9 3 (0.85%) JSF
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (0.85%) REST
9 3 (0.85%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.57%) J2SE
10 2 (0.57%) JSON
10 2 (0.57%) WSH
11 1 (0.28%) Flash
11 1 (0.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (0.57%) Clustering
3 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.28%) FMCG
4 1 (0.28%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.97%) Unix
2 9 (2.55%) Linux
2 9 (2.55%) Windows
3 5 (1.42%) AIX
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) HPUX
5 1 (0.28%) Solaris
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.85%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (15.86%) Migration
3 44 (12.46%) ERP
4 41 (11.61%) Data Migration
5 34 (9.63%) Analytics
6 33 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (5.95%) SOA
8 14 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (3.40%) Validation
9 12 (3.40%) Workflow
10 10 (2.83%) CRM
10 10 (2.83%) Order to Cash
11 9 (2.55%) E-business
11 9 (2.55%) Integration Testing
12 8 (2.27%) Cash Management
12 8 (2.27%) Change Management
12 8 (2.27%) Coaching
12 8 (2.27%) Mentoring
12 8 (2.27%) Risk Management
12 8 (2.27%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 82 (23.23%) SQL
2 53 (15.01%) PL/SQL
3 20 (5.67%) Java
4 12 (3.40%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.13%) C
6 4 (1.13%) PHP
6 4 (1.13%) VBA
7 3 (0.85%) COBOL
8 2 (0.57%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.57%) Groovy
9 1 (0.28%) Perl
9 1 (0.28%) Python
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (4.53%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.42%) Degree
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.98%) QA
2 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) EMIR
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) GxP
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) NDS
3 1 (0.28%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) Control-M
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.57%) MOM
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 353 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (2.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.55%) Hyperion
4 8 (2.27%) Pegasus
4 8 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
4 8 (2.27%) SAP
5 6 (1.70%) Retek
5 6 (1.70%) Siebel
6 5 (1.42%) Informatica
7 4 (1.13%) BMC
8 3 (0.85%) 3PAR
8 3 (0.85%) ATG
8 3 (0.85%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) Cognos
9 2 (0.57%) hybris
9 2 (0.57%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.57%) Yardi
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe
10 1 (0.28%) HP
10 1 (0.28%) Sun