The median contractor rate for a Oracle Solutions Architect was £600 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 Solution Architect
UK
Rank 574 593 594
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Solutions Architect 19 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.096% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.10% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 13
Median daily rate £600 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £439 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Solutions Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Solutions Architect in the UK

Oracle Solutions Architect
Top 11 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 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 -1 18 £600 +20.00% 2
London +27 11 £563 +1.62% 2
East of England -1 3 £600 +14.28%
Hertfordshire - 3 £600 -
South East +12 1 - -
City of London +3 1 £625 +66.66% 2
Midlands +1 1 £600 -
South West - 1 £520 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £520 -
Corsham - 1 £520 -

Oracle Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (47.37%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (26.32%) Middleware
4 10 (26.32%) Java
5 9 (23.68%) ERP
5 9 (23.68%) SOA
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (21.05%) Retail
7 6 (15.79%) High Availability
7 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.79%) Presales
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (10.53%) Workflow
9 4 (10.53%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (10.53%) C
9 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (7.89%) JDA
10 3 (7.89%) VMware
10 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.89%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle Solutions Architect 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 9 (23.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Maximo
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (2.63%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) IPsec
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Middleware
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) ERP
2 9 (23.68%) SOA
3 6 (15.79%) High Availability
3 6 (15.79%) Presales
3 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Workflow
5 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) DRM
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) C
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) JDA
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) ATG
3 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Workday
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Kronos
4 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Retek