The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 519 494 404
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -90
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 36 40 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.090% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.51% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 73
Average daily rate
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£444 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £458 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Application Server
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8298 7867 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.95% 17.68% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5284 4772 4375
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 313 417
Average hourly rate £19.75 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server within the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 23 £488 +33.19% 1
South West - 9 £431 -
West Midlands -6 1 - -
South East -22 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 32 (58.18%) Security Cleared
4 31 (56.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (56.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 29 (52.73%) WebLogic
6 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (45.45%) PL/SQL
7 25 (45.45%) SQL
7 25 (45.45%) Java
7 25 (45.45%) Migration
8 17 (30.91%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
9 16 (29.09%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (29.09%) Middleware
9 16 (29.09%) Oracle EBS
9 16 (29.09%) Linux
9 16 (29.09%) Oracle Forms
10 15 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (27.27%) DV Cleared
10 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (25.45%) Solaris
11 14 (25.45%) Web Services
12 13 (23.64%) UNIX
12 13 (23.64%) RAD
12 13 (23.64%) JPA
13 12 (21.82%) Spring
13 12 (21.82%) HTML
14 11 (20.00%) Windows
14 11 (20.00%) J2EE

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 29 (52.73%) WebLogic
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 10 (18.18%) Oracle 9iAS
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (7.27%) Agresso
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) LDAP
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
4 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 31 (56.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 31 (56.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (5.45%) OLTP
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.45%) TKPROF
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) JDeveloper
3 3 (5.45%) TestDirector
3 3 (5.45%) Toad
3 3 (5.45%) PVCS
3 3 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.64%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) Ant
4 2 (3.64%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.64%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.82%) XDE
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (32.73%) DBA
3 18 (32.73%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (14.55%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Administrator
8 5 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 2 (3.64%) Architect
11 1 (1.82%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Consultant
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle Consultant
11 1 (1.82%) Security Architect
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle Fusion
1 16 (29.09%) Middleware
2 14 (25.45%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) JPA
4 12 (21.82%) Spring
4 12 (21.82%) HTML
5 11 (20.00%) J2EE
6 10 (18.18%) JSP
6 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 9 (16.36%) CSS
7 9 (16.36%) jQuery
8 7 (12.73%) JavaBeans
9 6 (10.91%) HTML5
9 6 (10.91%) CSS3
9 6 (10.91%) ActiveX
10 5 (9.09%) .NET
10 5 (9.09%) XML
11 3 (5.45%) Oracle ADF
11 3 (5.45%) XML Schema
11 3 (5.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Statistics
2 3 (5.45%) W3C
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Solaris
3 13 (23.64%) UNIX
4 11 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.64%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) HPUX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) Migration
3 13 (23.64%) RAD
4 8 (14.55%) DevOps
5 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.73%) UML
5 7 (12.73%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.09%) High Availability
7 5 (9.09%) BPEL
8 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.27%) OO
8 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.27%) RDF
9 3 (5.45%) RUP
9 3 (5.45%) SSADM
9 3 (5.45%) ETL
9 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PL/SQL
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
1 25 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (16.36%) Shell Script
2 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.36%) C
3 7 (12.73%) C++
3 7 (12.73%) VBA
4 6 (10.91%) VB
5 3 (5.45%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) Perl
5 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.45%) XPath
6 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 32 (58.18%) Security Cleared
2 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
3 15 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.36%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.82%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Serena
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.82%) BEA