Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 579 573 443
Rank change year-on-year -6 -130 -44
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 316 301 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 138 241
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £394 £373 £350
90th Percentile £616 £627 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 97,688 94,343 101,051
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.91% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,226 61,914 65,863
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,139 2,819 3,291
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +2.33% +1.58%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.68
% change year-on-year -2.78% +1.84% +1.00%

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 October 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 18 October 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 +7 275 £500 +5.26% 23
London +25 156 £500 - 7
UK excluding London -47 116 £475 +2.70% 17
South East -7 45 £500 +5.26% 4
North of England -38 21 £450 +9.09% 5
Midlands -22 18 £488 -2.50% 1
North West -22 17 £450 +9.09% 5
East of England -5 16 £525 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +7 9 £523 -9.13%
Scotland -20 7 £550 +22.22% 1
West Midlands -27 7 £394 -21.25% 1
South West -26 6 £375 -16.67% 5
Yorkshire -21 4 - -
Wales - 2 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Oracle Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 316 (100.00%) Oracle
2 149 (47.15%) Finance
3 107 (33.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 95 (30.06%) Oracle EBS
5 86 (27.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 63 (19.94%) ERP
7 59 (18.67%) Oracle Payables
8 55 (17.41%) Oracle Receivables
9 48 (15.19%) Oracle Financials
10 47 (14.87%) SQL
10 47 (14.87%) General Ledger
11 43 (13.61%) Oracle Assets
12 41 (12.97%) Security Cleared
13 38 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (11.71%) Oracle General Ledger
15 34 (10.76%) Oracle Cash Management
15 34 (10.76%) Oracle Database
16 32 (10.13%) Oracle ERP
17 31 (9.81%) PL/SQL
18 30 (9.49%) Oracle Reports
18 30 (9.49%) Migration
19 27 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (8.54%) Oracle BI EE
20 26 (8.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 24 (7.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
21 24 (7.59%) Cash Management
22 23 (7.28%) Data Migration
22 23 (7.28%) Hyperion
22 23 (7.28%) Procure-to-Pay
23 22 (6.96%) Record to Report

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 15 (4.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (1.90%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 6 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) Confluence
5 1 (0.32%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 107 (33.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 95 (30.06%) Oracle EBS
3 59 (18.67%) Oracle Payables
4 55 (17.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 48 (15.19%) Oracle Financials
6 43 (13.61%) Oracle Assets
7 37 (11.71%) Oracle General Ledger
8 34 (10.76%) Oracle Cash Management
9 32 (10.13%) Oracle ERP
10 24 (7.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 20 (6.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 19 (6.01%) Oracle iProcurement
13 18 (5.70%) Oracle FAH
14 14 (4.43%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 12 (3.80%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 11 (3.48%) Oracle AGIS
16 11 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
17 10 (3.16%) Oracle Payroll
18 6 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
18 6 (1.90%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.43%) SaaS
2 13 (4.11%) Taleo
3 6 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.27%) BlueKai
4 4 (1.27%) PaaS
5 3 (0.95%) IaaS
6 2 (0.63%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) FTP
1 1 (0.32%) Internet
1 1 (0.32%) SAN
1 1 (0.32%) SMS
1 1 (0.32%) WebEx
1 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.76%) Oracle Database
2 30 (9.49%) Oracle Reports
3 27 (8.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 26 (8.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 12 (3.80%) Essbase
6 10 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (2.53%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (2.22%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.90%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (1.58%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.95%) Oracle Smart View
13 2 (0.63%) Endeca
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (0.63%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.32%) OLAP
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (0.32%) QlikView
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (4.43%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (3.16%) JDeveloper
2 10 (3.16%) JIRA
3 6 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.32%) Ant
4 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.32%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.32%) ProC
General
1 149 (47.15%) Finance
2 47 (14.87%) General Ledger
3 10 (3.16%) Billing
3 10 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.16%) Retail
4 5 (1.58%) Banking
4 5 (1.58%) Legal
5 3 (0.95%) Law
5 3 (0.95%) Local Government
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.63%) Military
7 1 (0.32%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) French Language
7 1 (0.32%) Front Office
7 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (27.22%) Oracle Fusion
2 17 (5.38%) XML
3 16 (5.06%) Middleware
4 13 (4.11%) Web Services
5 5 (1.58%) J2EE
6 3 (0.95%) JSF
6 3 (0.95%) LDAP
6 3 (0.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (0.95%) SAML
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (0.32%) JDBC
8 1 (0.32%) JMS
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.32%) Spring
8 1 (0.32%) WSDL
8 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
1 6 (1.90%) User Experience
2 4 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.32%) EFT
4 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.32%) Equities
4 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.32%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.32%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.48%) Unix
2 5 (1.58%) Linux
3 2 (0.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.94%) ERP
2 38 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (9.49%) Migration
4 27 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (7.59%) Cash Management
6 23 (7.28%) Data Migration
6 23 (7.28%) Procure-to-Pay
7 22 (6.96%) Record to Report
8 17 (5.38%) Accounts Payable
8 17 (5.38%) Business Process Mapping
8 17 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (4.75%) Workflow
10 13 (4.11%) SOA
11 12 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (3.48%) Accounts Receivable
12 11 (3.48%) Business Analysis
12 11 (3.48%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (3.48%) Risk Management
13 9 (2.85%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (2.85%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (14.87%) SQL
2 31 (9.81%) PL/SQL
3 16 (5.06%) Java
4 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.63%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.32%) C
6 1 (0.32%) Groovy
6 1 (0.32%) Perl
6 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.32%) Python
6 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (12.97%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.16%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.85%) CISM
4 9 (2.85%) CISSP
5 6 (1.90%) Degree
6 2 (0.63%) MBA
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ACCA
7 1 (0.32%) CIMA
7 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.85%) QA
2 8 (2.53%) SLA
3 7 (2.22%) IFRS
4 3 (0.95%) GAAP
5 1 (0.32%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.32%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.95%) MOM
2 3 (0.95%) Terraform
3 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.63%) Mesos
4 1 (0.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.32%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.32%) nmon
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 316 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (7.28%) Hyperion
3 7 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.58%) Aderant
4 5 (1.58%) Informatica
5 3 (0.95%) Okta
5 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.63%) CA
6 2 (0.63%) IBM
6 2 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.63%) Serena
7 1 (0.32%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.32%) CODA
7 1 (0.32%) HP
7 1 (0.32%) Kofax
7 1 (0.32%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.32%) Talend