Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 445 388
Rank change year-on-year -136 -57 -59
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 322 529 679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.53% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 227 280
UK median daily rate £481 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £350 £350
90th Percentile £626 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.83% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +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 +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

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 18 November 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 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 18 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 -95 276 £487 +8.22% 22
UK excluding London -76 157 £475 +8.57% 17
London -82 118 £500 - 6
South East -6 61 £475 +8.57%
North of England +33 29 £425 -2.86% 6
Midlands -15 22 £500 +17.65% 6
South West +5 21 £450 +3.45% 3
West Midlands +17 17 £500 +25.00% 3
North West +9 16 £400 - 6
East of England -34 15 £450 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +24 11 £475 +5.56%
Scotland -4 9 £520 +38.67% 1
East Midlands -16 4 £613 +9.87% 3
North East +52 2 £600 +37.14%

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 322 (100.00%) Oracle
2 104 (32.30%) Finance
3 85 (26.40%) Oracle Fusion
4 81 (25.16%) Oracle EBS
5 69 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 59 (18.32%) SQL
7 55 (17.08%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (14.91%) Oracle BI EE
9 45 (13.98%) Oracle Receivables
10 44 (13.66%) Migration
11 43 (13.35%) Oracle Payables
12 40 (12.42%) Oracle Database
13 38 (11.80%) ERP
14 33 (10.25%) PL/SQL
15 32 (9.94%) Oracle Reports
15 32 (9.94%) Data Migration
16 30 (9.32%) Oracle Financials
16 30 (9.32%) Analytics
16 30 (9.32%) Oracle ODI
17 29 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
19 26 (8.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 25 (7.76%) Oracle Database 11g
21 24 (7.45%) Oracle General Ledger
21 24 (7.45%) Oracle Assets
21 24 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (6.52%) Oracle Applications
23 20 (6.21%) Java
24 17 (5.28%) Taleo
24 17 (5.28%) Oracle iProcurement

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 12 (3.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.24%) Apache
6 3 (0.93%) JBoss
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.62%) Smallworld
7 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.31%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 81 (25.16%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (13.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 43 (13.35%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (9.32%) Oracle Financials
6 24 (7.45%) Oracle Assets
6 24 (7.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 21 (6.52%) Oracle Applications
8 17 (5.28%) Oracle iProcurement
9 16 (4.97%) Oracle Cash Management
10 15 (4.66%) Oracle Payroll
11 12 (3.73%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (3.11%) Oracle Retail
13 9 (2.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 8 (2.48%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 7 (2.17%) Oracle TCA
16 6 (1.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 6 (1.86%) Oracle SCM
17 4 (1.24%) Oracle ASCP
17 4 (1.24%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.28%) Taleo
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle CX
2 2 (0.62%) PaaS
2 2 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.86%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.62%) LDAP
2 2 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.91%) Oracle BI EE
2 40 (12.42%) Oracle Database
3 32 (9.94%) Oracle Reports
4 30 (9.32%) Oracle ODI
5 28 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 26 (8.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 25 (7.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.86%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.55%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (1.55%) Star Schema
11 4 (1.24%) SQL Server
12 3 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.93%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.93%) Endeca
12 3 (0.93%) Essbase
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle Smart View
13 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.62%) MySQL
13 2 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.31%) AppScan
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 104 (32.30%) Finance
2 16 (4.97%) General Ledger
2 16 (4.97%) Retail
3 14 (4.35%) Billing
4 12 (3.73%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.80%) Banking
6 3 (0.93%) Legal
6 3 (0.93%) Local Government
7 2 (0.62%) French Language
7 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) International Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (26.40%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (4.04%) Middleware
3 12 (3.73%) XML
4 7 (2.17%) SOAP
5 6 (1.86%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (1.86%) Web Services
6 4 (1.24%) J2EE
7 3 (0.93%) REST
8 2 (0.62%) Ajax
8 2 (0.62%) CSS
8 2 (0.62%) HTML
8 2 (0.62%) J2SE
8 2 (0.62%) JSF
8 2 (0.62%) JSON
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (0.31%) Flash
9 1 (0.31%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
3 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.31%) FMCG
4 1 (0.31%) iPad
4 1 (0.31%) Life Science
4 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.42%) Unix
2 7 (2.17%) Linux
3 2 (0.62%) Windows
3 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.31%) AIX
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.08%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (13.66%) Migration
3 38 (11.80%) ERP
4 32 (9.94%) Data Migration
5 30 (9.32%) Analytics
6 29 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (4.35%) Validation
8 13 (4.04%) Test Scripting
9 12 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (3.73%) SOA
10 11 (3.42%) Data Analysis
11 10 (3.11%) Data Modelling
11 10 (3.11%) Project Management
11 10 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (2.80%) Cash Management
12 9 (2.80%) CRM
12 9 (2.80%) Order to Cash
12 9 (2.80%) Workflow
13 8 (2.48%) Coaching
14 7 (2.17%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 59 (18.32%) SQL
2 33 (10.25%) PL/SQL
3 20 (6.21%) Java
4 5 (1.55%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.24%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.93%) COBOL
7 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.62%) Groovy
7 2 (0.62%) VBA
8 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.17%) Degree
2 7 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.31%) ISEB
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.86%) Data Quality
1 6 (1.86%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) EMIR
4 1 (0.31%) GxP
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.24%) Control-M
2 2 (0.62%) MOM
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.31%) Packer
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 322 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (2.80%) Hyperion
3 6 (1.86%) Informatica
3 6 (1.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.86%) Retek
4 5 (1.55%) Pegasus
4 5 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (1.55%) SAP
4 5 (1.55%) Siebel
5 4 (1.24%) BMC
5 4 (1.24%) IBM
6 3 (0.93%) ATG
6 3 (0.93%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.62%) Cognos
7 2 (0.62%) HP
7 2 (0.62%) hybris
7 2 (0.62%) VMware
7 2 (0.62%) Yardi
8 1 (0.31%) Black Duck
8 1 (0.31%) Tableau