The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 City of London 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 205 191 215
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.58% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate £359 £400 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.18% -34.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £327 £506
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £495 £700
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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1098 1029 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.01% 16.51% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 698 753
Average daily rate £385 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle Application Server
London

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) OCP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) Legato
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
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