The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England 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 548 435 444
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 42 68 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 53 50
Average daily rate £375 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £307 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £35.20 £31.70 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% -24.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.20 £31.70 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -24.06%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £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
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -26 16 £375 -1.31% 1
South East -19 9 £400 +13.79% 5
Yorkshire -30 6 £325 -13.33% 3
East of England -25 5 £318 -
North West - 2 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (67.90%) WebLogic
2 55 (67.90%) Oracle Database
3 45 (55.56%) Linux
3 45 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 43 (53.09%) UNIX
4 43 (53.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 39 (48.15%) SQL
6 37 (45.68%) Solaris
7 34 (41.98%) Windows
7 34 (41.98%) PL/SQL
8 32 (39.51%) Oracle RAC
8 32 (39.51%) Data Guard
9 29 (35.80%) ITIL
10 28 (34.57%) Capacity Planning
11 27 (33.33%) Shell Script
12 24 (29.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 23 (28.40%) Oracle RMAN
13 23 (28.40%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (19.75%) AIX
15 15 (18.52%) Middleware
16 14 (17.28%) Oracle Spatial
16 14 (17.28%) Oracle Database 12c
17 13 (16.05%) High Availability
17 13 (16.05%) SAN
17 13 (16.05%) Service Management
17 13 (16.05%) Perl
17 13 (16.05%) Java
18 12 (14.81%) Oracle OWB
18 12 (14.81%) VMware

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 55 (67.90%) WebLogic
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle Spatial
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle 10gAS
4 6 (7.41%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (6.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Magento
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.23%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) SAN
2 6 (7.41%) DNS
3 5 (6.17%) DHCP
4 4 (4.94%) Internet
5 3 (3.70%) Firewall
5 3 (3.70%) LAN
5 3 (3.70%) WAN
6 2 (2.47%) SSL
6 2 (2.47%) VPN
6 2 (2.47%) Wireless
7 1 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (67.90%) Oracle Database
2 45 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (53.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (17.28%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (14.81%) Oracle OWB
6 11 (13.58%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (13.58%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (8.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (6.17%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.70%) SQLPlus
10 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (7.41%) Hudson
3 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
4 3 (3.70%) Toad
5 2 (2.47%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.47%) ProC
5 2 (2.47%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.23%) Maven
6 1 (1.23%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Military
3 2 (2.47%) Automotive
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) DBA
1 35 (43.21%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (19.75%) Administrator
3 15 (18.52%) Developer
4 12 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (14.81%) UNIX Administrator
4 12 (14.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.58%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 11 (13.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.58%) Senior DBA
5 11 (13.58%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 11 (13.58%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.88%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) Middleware
2 10 (12.35%) HTML
2 10 (12.35%) Web Services
3 9 (11.11%) Ajax
3 9 (11.11%) CSS
4 8 (9.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (8.64%) Hibernate
5 7 (8.64%) XML
6 6 (7.41%) Spring
6 6 (7.41%) jQuery
7 5 (6.17%) Struts
7 5 (6.17%) JSP
8 4 (4.94%) Servlets
8 4 (4.94%) JDBC
8 4 (4.94%) J2EE
9 3 (3.70%) JPA
9 3 (3.70%) Apache Wicket
9 3 (3.70%) OC4J
9 3 (3.70%) POSIX
9 3 (3.70%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Replication
2 4 (4.94%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.23%) Open Source
3 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) PKI
3 1 (1.23%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (55.56%) Linux
2 43 (53.09%) UNIX
3 37 (45.68%) Solaris
4 34 (41.98%) Windows
5 16 (19.75%) AIX
6 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.35%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) ITIL
2 28 (34.57%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (28.40%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (16.05%) High Availability
4 13 (16.05%) Service Management
5 11 (13.58%) Performance Management
5 11 (13.58%) Migration
6 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 9 (11.11%) SOA
8 7 (8.64%) Data Management
8 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.41%) Change Management
9 6 (7.41%) BPEL
10 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.17%) Web Development
10 5 (6.17%) Project Management
11 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) SQL
2 34 (41.98%) PL/SQL
3 27 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 13 (16.05%) Perl
4 13 (16.05%) Java
5 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.64%) C
7 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.47%) R
9 1 (1.23%) Tcl
9 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (7.41%) OCP
3 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) CCA
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 32 (39.51%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (28.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.47%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.23%) Samba
7 1 (1.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (39.51%) Data Guard
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (9.88%) Tivoli
3 8 (9.88%) Legato
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) VMware
3 11 (13.58%) Veritas
4 10 (12.35%) HP
5 8 (9.88%) EMC
6 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.41%) Citrix
8 5 (6.17%) BMC
8 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.17%) Remedy
9 3 (3.70%) Serena
10 2 (2.47%) SAP
10 2 (2.47%) Sun
11 1 (1.23%) Aruba
11 1 (1.23%) Northgate
11 1 (1.23%) CommVault
11 1 (1.23%) NetApp
11 1 (1.23%) Symantec
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