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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 569 554 526
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 27 39 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 20
Average daily rate £497 £438 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.48% +18.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £312 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £567 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.20
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
8572 8583 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.17% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5602 5374 4918
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 300 304
Average hourly rate £19.96 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
North East - 11 £498 -
London -10 9 £563 +15.38%
East Midlands - 4 £370 -
Yorkshire - 2 £335 -
South West -3 1 £475 +10.14%
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (83.78%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) J2EE
3 26 (70.27%) AIX
4 25 (67.57%) Solaris
5 24 (64.86%) Configuration Management
6 22 (59.46%) WebSphere
6 22 (59.46%) Axway
6 22 (59.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 22 (59.46%) WebLogic
6 22 (59.46%) Windows
6 22 (59.46%) SSL
6 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
6 22 (59.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
8 16 (43.24%) Sun
8 16 (43.24%) Linux
9 14 (37.84%) .NET
9 14 (37.84%) Unix
9 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database
10 13 (35.14%) DevOps
10 13 (35.14%) Middleware
10 13 (35.14%) Tomcat
11 12 (32.43%) Perl
11 12 (32.43%) IIS
11 12 (32.43%) Apache
11 12 (32.43%) HTTP
11 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
11 12 (32.43%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (32.43%) Informatica

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (59.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 22 (59.46%) WebLogic
1 22 (59.46%) WebSphere
1 22 (59.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (35.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (32.43%) Apache
3 12 (32.43%) IIS
3 12 (32.43%) Jetty
3 12 (32.43%) nginx
3 12 (32.43%) Oracle 10gAS
4 11 (29.73%) PowerExchange
5 10 (27.03%) AquaLogic
5 10 (27.03%) MQSeries
5 10 (27.03%) Tuxedo
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) SSL
2 12 (32.43%) HTTP
2 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
3 11 (29.73%) DHCP
3 11 (29.73%) DNS
3 11 (29.73%) FTP
3 11 (29.73%) IPsec
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database
2 12 (32.43%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (29.73%) PowerCenter
4 6 (16.22%) Data Mining
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) OLAP
7 1 (2.70%) OLTP
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.70%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
1 12 (32.43%) Log4j
2 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Middleware Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Web Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Major Incident Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.70%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) J2EE
2 14 (37.84%) .NET
3 13 (35.14%) Middleware
4 11 (29.73%) Servlets
5 10 (27.03%) IBM Integration Bus
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
7 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
7 8 (21.62%) JPA
7 8 (21.62%) Spring
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (8.11%) POSIX
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (2.70%) Play Framework
9 1 (2.70%) RESTful
9 1 (2.70%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.70%) XSD
9 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.70%) Replication
1 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) AIX
2 25 (67.57%) Solaris
3 22 (59.46%) Windows
4 16 (43.24%) Linux
5 14 (37.84%) Unix
6 10 (27.03%) OS/390
7 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Configuration Management
2 13 (35.14%) DevOps
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Change Management
4 11 (29.73%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
5 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
5 10 (27.03%) QMS
5 10 (27.03%) Release Management
5 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (24.32%) Security Management
7 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.62%) RAD
8 6 (16.22%) CRM
9 5 (13.51%) Web Operations
10 3 (8.11%) Database Security
11 2 (5.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) Perl
3 11 (29.73%) C
4 10 (27.03%) C++
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) C-shell
7 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (32.43%) Xen
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (59.46%) Axway
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) Sun
4 12 (32.43%) Informatica
4 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) Genesys
6 10 (27.03%) Fujitsu
6 10 (27.03%) IBM
6 10 (27.03%) Metastorm
7 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
7 7 (18.92%) SAP
8 6 (16.22%) Siebel