Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Architect was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 13 December 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 Architect
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 191 165
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Architect 15 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
West Midlands median daily rate £538 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £429 £413 £429
90th Percentile £746 £488 £655
England median daily rate £563 £494 £525
% change year-on-year +13.92% -5.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4651 5662 4737
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.10% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2949 3418 2690
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £540 £541 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 234 263
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £46.15 £38.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Oracle Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Architect in the West Midlands

Oracle Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Architect in the West Midlands

Oracle Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Architect in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Architect in the West Midlands

Oracle Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Architect in the West Midlands

Oracle Architect
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Architect within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Warwickshire -7 3 £500 +17.65%
Shropshire - 3 £750 -
Birmingham - 3 £600 - 3
Coventry - 3 £500 -
Kingswinford - 1 £450 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Oracle Architect
England

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Oracle 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Oracle Architect in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) WSO2
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (13.33%) People Management
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

Oracle Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Mule
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) XHTML
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) People Management
2 2 (13.33%) UML
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) API Design
3 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate
3 1 (6.67%) Data Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) WSO2
3 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Siebel