Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 584 520 430
Rank change year-on-year -64 -90 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 311 340 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 139 251
UK median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £369 £386 £331
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 98,318 90,176 104,707
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.93% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,376 58,426 68,095
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,167 2,928 3,156
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £18.70 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.29% -4.10% +11.43%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.47
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% -6.47% +11.76%

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 July 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 15 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 July 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 -47 255 £475 - 39
UK excluding London -47 149 £450 -5.26% 25
London -45 108 £500 - 16
North of England -4 40 £438 -12.50% 7
South East -40 40 £500 +5.26% 11
Midlands 0 27 £475 - 3
North West -8 26 £438 -6.91% 6
Scotland -35 19 £438 -2.78% 2
East of England +7 16 £496 +13.43%
West Midlands -10 16 £463 -5.13% 2
Yorkshire -8 12 £475 -
East Midlands -4 6 £475 +0.53% 1
South West -28 6 £381 -23.75% 2
North East -9 1 £388 -35.42% 1
Wales -13 1 £308 -

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, Oracle Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Oracle Consultant in the job title.

1 311 (100.00%) Oracle
2 130 (41.80%) Finance
3 89 (28.62%) Oracle EBS
3 89 (28.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 75 (24.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 65 (20.90%) SQL
6 55 (17.68%) Oracle Receivables
7 48 (15.43%) Oracle Payables
7 48 (15.43%) ERP
8 43 (13.83%) PL/SQL
9 40 (12.86%) Oracle Financials
9 40 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (12.86%) Oracle Assets
10 35 (11.25%) Oracle General Ledger
10 35 (11.25%) General Ledger
11 34 (10.93%) Migration
12 32 (10.29%) Oracle Reports
13 29 (9.32%) Oracle Database
14 28 (9.00%) Oracle Cash Management
15 27 (8.68%) Data Migration
16 25 (8.04%) Security Cleared
17 24 (7.72%) Oracle ERP
18 23 (7.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 23 (7.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 22 (7.07%) Procure-to-Pay
19 22 (7.07%) SC Cleared
19 22 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (6.75%) Cash Management
20 21 (6.75%) Record to Report
21 20 (6.43%) Agile Software Development

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 11 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (3.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.32%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.32%) Confluence
5 1 (0.32%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.32%) Camtasia
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 89 (28.62%) Oracle EBS
1 89 (28.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 55 (17.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 48 (15.43%) Oracle Payables
4 40 (12.86%) Oracle Assets
4 40 (12.86%) Oracle Financials
5 35 (11.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 28 (9.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 24 (7.72%) Oracle ERP
8 23 (7.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 16 (5.14%) Oracle iProcurement
10 15 (4.82%) Oracle Applications
11 12 (3.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 12 (3.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 9 (2.89%) Oracle AGIS
12 9 (2.89%) Oracle Payroll
12 9 (2.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 6 (1.93%) Eloqua
13 6 (1.93%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (1.93%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.50%) Taleo
2 10 (3.22%) SaaS
3 6 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.29%) BlueKai
4 4 (1.29%) PaaS
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.32%) FTP
2 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.32%) SAN
2 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.29%) Oracle Reports
2 29 (9.32%) Oracle Database
3 23 (7.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 13 (4.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (3.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.93%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (1.93%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.93%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (0.96%) Essbase
10 3 (0.96%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.64%) Endeca
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Smart View
12 1 (0.32%) QlikView
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.22%) JIRA
1 10 (3.22%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.96%) JDeveloper
4 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.64%) JMeter
4 2 (0.64%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.64%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.32%) Ant
5 1 (0.32%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.32%) ProC
General
1 130 (41.80%) Finance
2 35 (11.25%) General Ledger
3 13 (4.18%) Banking
3 13 (4.18%) Retail
4 11 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.57%) Billing
6 7 (2.25%) French Language
7 4 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.29%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.29%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.96%) Local Government
9 2 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
9 2 (0.64%) Military
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (6.43%) XML
3 14 (4.50%) Web Services
4 11 (3.54%) Middleware
5 4 (1.29%) J2EE
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (1.29%) WSDL
6 3 (0.96%) JSF
6 3 (0.96%) WebCenter
6 3 (0.96%) XSD
6 3 (0.96%) XSL
7 2 (0.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.64%) CSS
7 2 (0.64%) HTML
7 2 (0.64%) JMS
7 2 (0.64%) JSP
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (0.64%) Servlets
7 2 (0.64%) SOAP
7 2 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (2.25%) User Experience
3 6 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (0.96%) e-Learning
4 3 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.32%) Equities
6 1 (0.32%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.32%) NHS
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.57%) Unix
2 4 (1.29%) Linux
3 1 (0.32%) AIX
3 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.43%) ERP
2 40 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (10.93%) Migration
4 27 (8.68%) Data Migration
5 22 (7.07%) Procure-to-Pay
5 22 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (6.75%) Cash Management
6 21 (6.75%) Record to Report
7 20 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (4.50%) Accounts Receivable
9 13 (4.18%) Accounts Payable
10 11 (3.54%) SOA
10 11 (3.54%) Workflow
11 10 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (2.89%) Configuration Management
13 8 (2.57%) BPEL
13 8 (2.57%) Change Management
13 8 (2.57%) Data Modelling
13 8 (2.57%) System Testing
14 7 (2.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 65 (20.90%) SQL
2 43 (13.83%) PL/SQL
3 14 (4.50%) Java
4 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.64%) Java 8
5 2 (0.64%) SQR
5 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) Groovy
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.32%) Perl
6 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.32%) Ruby
6 1 (0.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.61%) Degree
4 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.32%) ACCA
6 1 (0.32%) CIMA
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.25%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.64%) IFRS
2 2 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) GDPR
3 1 (0.32%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (0.96%) MOM
3 3 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.32%) Control-M
5 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 311 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (3.86%) Hyperion
3 8 (2.57%) Informatica
4 6 (1.93%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.96%) FatWire
5 3 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.64%) Serena
6 2 (0.64%) Siebel
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe
7 1 (0.32%) BMC
7 1 (0.32%) CA
7 1 (0.32%) Capita
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos
7 1 (0.32%) Google
7 1 (0.32%) HP
7 1 (0.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.32%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.32%) TOWER Software