The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Application Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.20 £31.70 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -24.06%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
98 92 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.99% 17.97% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 45
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £441 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.10 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £23.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle Application Server
West Midlands

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the Birmingham region.

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the Birmingham region.

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Application Server
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Application Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle