The median contractor rate for a Oracle Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Consultant
UK
Rank 402 404 352
Rank change year-on-year +2 -52  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 194 251 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 102 117
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £599 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £85.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
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 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
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 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Oracle Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Consultant.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Consultant in the UK

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -17 161 £500 - 10
London +6 59 £525 +5.00% 4
South East +33 35 £475 - 2
South West +25 25 £500 +3.89%
Wiltshire +20 19 £520 +15.55%
East of England +2 18 £450 +5.88%
Berkshire +31 11 £600 +29.72% 1
Corsham - 11 £525 -
Hertfordshire +5 6 £475 +11.76%
Bedfordshire +2 6 £525 +30.43%
Suffolk - 6 £390 -
Surrey - 6 £475 - 1
Yorkshire +13 5 £450 -14.28%
West Yorkshire +9 5 £450 -14.28%
West Sussex +6 5 £431 -
North West +13 4 £413 -17.50% 1
Hampshire +3 4 £450 -10.00%
Watford +2 4 £475 +11.76%
City of London 0 4 £563 +25.00%
Bradford - 4 £500 -
Ipswich - 4 £350 -
Reading +18 3 £750 +57.89% 1
Scotland +18 3 £475 +22.58% 2
West Midlands +5 3 £500 -9.09%
Oxfordshire -10 3 - -
East Midlands -23 3 £311 -34.47% 2
Gatwick - 3 - -
Luton - 3 £525 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Gloucestershire +6 2 £463 -9.75%

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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.

1 467 (100.00%) Oracle
2 165 (35.33%) Finance
3 163 (34.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 122 (26.12%) Oracle EBS
5 76 (16.27%) Security Cleared
6 73 (15.63%) SQL
7 70 (14.99%) ERP
8 63 (13.49%) SC Cleared
9 59 (12.63%) Oracle Fusion
10 57 (12.21%) Retail
11 52 (11.13%) Oracle Receivables
12 49 (10.49%) Oracle Database
12 49 (10.49%) Oracle Reports
12 49 (10.49%) Oracle Financials
13 47 (10.06%) PL/SQL
14 46 (9.85%) Oracle Payables
15 43 (9.21%) Migration
16 38 (8.14%) Oracle BI EE
17 36 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
18 31 (6.64%) Oracle Applications
19 30 (6.42%) Oracle General Ledger
20 28 (6.00%) Oracle Assets
20 28 (6.00%) Middleware
21 27 (5.78%) Oracle Retail
21 27 (5.78%) Data Migration
22 26 (5.57%) Hyperion
23 25 (5.35%) Oracle Database 11g
24 24 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
24 24 (5.14%) Unix
25 23 (4.93%) SOA

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 23 (4.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.36%) WebLogic
4 9 (1.93%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.43%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.21%) nginx
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 18 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.71%) MS Project
3 6 (1.28%) MS Office
4 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 163 (34.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 122 (26.12%) Oracle EBS
3 52 (11.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 49 (10.49%) Oracle Financials
5 46 (9.85%) Oracle Payables
6 31 (6.64%) Oracle Applications
7 30 (6.42%) Oracle General Ledger
8 28 (6.00%) Oracle Assets
9 27 (5.78%) Oracle Retail
10 22 (4.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 21 (4.50%) Oracle ERP
12 17 (3.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 15 (3.21%) Oracle Cash Management
13 15 (3.21%) Oracle Payroll
14 13 (2.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 11 (2.36%) Oracle HRMS
16 10 (2.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 7 (1.50%) Oracle iProcurement
17 7 (1.50%) Oracle TCA
18 6 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) Oracle CX
2 5 (1.07%) SaaS
2 5 (1.07%) Taleo
3 2 (0.43%) BlueKai
3 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) PaaS
3 2 (0.43%) Responsys
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.86%) LDAP
2 3 (0.64%) Firewall
2 3 (0.64%) LAN
2 3 (0.64%) WAN
3 2 (0.43%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.43%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.21%) DHCP
4 1 (0.21%) DNS
4 1 (0.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.21%) H.323
4 1 (0.21%) ISDN
4 1 (0.21%) MGCP
4 1 (0.21%) MPLS
4 1 (0.21%) SCCP
4 1 (0.21%) Softswitch
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.21%) VoIP
4 1 (0.21%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.49%) Oracle Database
1 49 (10.49%) Oracle Reports
2 38 (8.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 25 (5.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 19 (4.07%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.71%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (1.50%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.07%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (0.86%) Big Data
13 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.43%) GIS
14 2 (0.43%) PowerCenter
14 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (2.57%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (2.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.86%) JDeveloper
2 4 (0.86%) Toad
3 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.43%) Ant
4 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.43%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.43%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.43%) PeopleTools
4 2 (0.43%) Selenium
4 2 (0.43%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.43%) TestNG
5 1 (0.21%) ProC
General
1 165 (35.33%) Finance
2 57 (12.21%) Retail
3 22 (4.71%) Billing
4 19 (4.07%) General Ledger
5 11 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.07%) Marketing
6 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.86%) Banking
8 2 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Front Office
9 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.21%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.63%) Oracle Fusion
2 28 (6.00%) Middleware
3 9 (1.93%) Web Services
3 9 (1.93%) XML
4 5 (1.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (0.86%) JSP
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle ADF
6 3 (0.64%) HTML
6 3 (0.64%) JSON
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle Streams
6 3 (0.64%) REST
6 3 (0.64%) SOAP
6 3 (0.64%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.43%) .NET
7 2 (0.43%) J2EE
7 2 (0.43%) JMS
7 2 (0.43%) SAML
7 2 (0.43%) XSLT
8 1 (0.21%) Java EE
8 1 (0.21%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (1.71%) Data Structures
2 3 (0.64%) Replication
3 2 (0.43%) Blog
3 2 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.21%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.21%) iPad
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (0.21%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.14%) Unix
2 14 (3.00%) Linux
3 9 (1.93%) Windows
4 5 (1.07%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.86%) AIX
6 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.21%) HPUX
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (14.99%) ERP
2 43 (9.21%) Migration
3 36 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (5.78%) Data Migration
5 24 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (4.93%) SOA
7 22 (4.71%) ETL
8 19 (4.07%) Business Analysis
9 18 (3.85%) E-business
9 18 (3.85%) Workflow
10 17 (3.64%) E-Commerce
11 16 (3.43%) Analytics
11 16 (3.43%) Procure-to-Pay
11 16 (3.43%) Test Scripting
12 15 (3.21%) Cash Management
12 15 (3.21%) CRM
13 14 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (3.00%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (3.00%) Project Management
14 12 (2.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.63%) SQL
2 47 (10.06%) PL/SQL
3 21 (4.50%) Java
4 10 (2.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.64%) C
6 2 (0.43%) F#
6 2 (0.43%) VB
6 2 (0.43%) VBScript
7 1 (0.21%) Groovy
7 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.21%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 76 (16.27%) Security Cleared
2 63 (13.49%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.00%) Degree
4 3 (0.64%) ACCA
4 3 (0.64%) CIMA
4 3 (0.64%) MBA
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.43%) ISEB
5 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) CLAS
6 1 (0.21%) HNC
6 1 (0.21%) HND
6 1 (0.21%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.21%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.71%) PMO
2 6 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.64%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) Basel II
4 2 (0.43%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) IFRS
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) Corosync
4 1 (0.21%) Docker
4 1 (0.21%) RACF
4 1 (0.21%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (1.71%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (1.07%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.43%) vRealize
4 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) MOM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.21%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 467 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (5.57%) Hyperion
3 14 (3.00%) ATG
3 14 (3.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.50%) Informatica
5 6 (1.28%) Cognos
5 6 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (1.07%) Teradata
7 4 (0.86%) HP
7 4 (0.86%) Siebel
8 3 (0.64%) CA
8 3 (0.64%) IBM
8 3 (0.64%) Mercator
8 3 (0.64%) Sybase
9 2 (0.43%) Demandware
9 2 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.43%) Retek
9 2 (0.43%) Talend
9 2 (0.43%) VMware
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