Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Solutions Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 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 Solution Architect
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 846 799
Rank change year-on-year +3 -47 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Solutions Architect 44 45 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.043% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.045% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 50
UK median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £450 £446 £451
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £575 £500
% change year-on-year - +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
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 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Oracle Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Solutions Architect in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Solutions Architect in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Solutions Architect in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Solutions Architect in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 +17 43 £575 - 8
London -16 27 £563 -1.32% 3
UK excluding London +37 16 £575 - 5
South East 0 7 £645 +20.00%
North of England +66 6 £575 -4.17% 2
North West +25 4 £575 -4.17% 2
Midlands +28 3 £588 - 3
West Midlands - 3 £588 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £525 -

Oracle Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Oracle Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 12 (27.27%) ERP
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 9 (20.45%) Presales
5 8 (18.18%) Oracle Retail
6 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (11.36%) PaaS
8 5 (11.36%) Taxonomies
8 5 (11.36%) IaaS
8 5 (11.36%) CRM
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.36%) TOGAF
9 4 (9.09%) Logistics
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.82%) Billing
10 3 (6.82%) UML
10 3 (6.82%) Retek
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.82%) Multichannel Retail
11 2 (4.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (4.55%) Sequence Diagram
11 2 (4.55%) Prototyping

Oracle Solutions Architect 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 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.55%) BigMachines
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) IaaS
1 5 (11.36%) PaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Taleo
3 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
1 1 (2.27%) Endeca
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 13 (29.55%) Retail
2 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Billing
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Local Government
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.27%) EPoS
2 1 (2.27%) Life Science
2 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ERP
2 9 (20.45%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) Presales
3 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) CRM
4 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.36%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.09%) Logistics
6 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Multichannel Retail
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.82%) UML
7 2 (4.55%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.55%) SDLC
7 2 (4.55%) Sequence Diagram
7 2 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
1 1 (2.27%) IFRS
1 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Retek
3 2 (4.55%) ATG
3 2 (4.55%) Pegasus
3 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.55%) Siebel
4 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.27%) SAP