The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle BPM 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 BPM 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 Business Applications 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 Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 198 190 222
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 12 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.11% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.46% 1.22% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate £570 £500 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
487 573 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.55% 9.19% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 402 365
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle BPM
London

Oracle BPM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle BPM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle BPM
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 BPM across the City of London region.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle BPM
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 BPM 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 BPM.

1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) J2EE
4 7 (28.00%) SOA
4 7 (28.00%) Workflow
4 7 (28.00%) Banking
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) IBM
6 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) Spring
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.00%) BPEL
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 4 (16.00%) Middleware
7 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (16.00%) SOAP
7 4 (16.00%) SQL

Oracle BPM
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 BPM 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 BPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) FileNet
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Documentum
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) AquaLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Siebel EIM
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) J2EE
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (16.00%) Middleware
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
5 3 (12.00%) JAXB
5 3 (12.00%) WSDL
5 3 (12.00%) JMS
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
5 3 (12.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) JPA
6 2 (8.00%) jBPM
6 2 (8.00%) JSP
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 1 (4.00%) .NET
7 1 (4.00%) Servlets
7 1 (4.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.00%) Social Network
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) SOA
1 7 (28.00%) Workflow
2 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) BPEL
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) UML
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Process Management
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Sybase
4 3 (12.00%) JBoss
4 3 (12.00%) Pega
5 2 (8.00%) Talend
5 2 (8.00%) Siebel
5 2 (8.00%) Adobe
5 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
6 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (4.00%) ILOG
6 1 (4.00%) Vitria
6 1 (4.00%) webMethods
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) BEA
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Open Text