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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 576 548 503
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -45
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 11 20 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.22% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 40
Average daily rate
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£369 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £547 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
9577 8952 8035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.54% 18.13% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6234 5381 4669
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 370 395
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% -10.52%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
South East - 7 £400 - 2
London -6 3 £338 -32.50% 4
East of England - 1 - -
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (56.41%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) Middleware
3 18 (46.15%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
5 16 (41.03%) WebLogic
5 16 (41.03%) PL/SQL
6 14 (35.90%) Perl
6 14 (35.90%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (33.33%) ITIL
8 12 (30.77%) Windows
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
9 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (28.21%) UNIX
9 11 (28.21%) Problem Management
10 10 (25.64%) C-shell
10 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (23.08%) Internet
11 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
12 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 16 (41.03%) WebLogic
2 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.82%) SAS
4 4 (10.26%) JBoss
5 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.69%) iPlanet
6 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle iStore
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Internet
2 5 (12.82%) LDAP
2 5 (12.82%) Intranet
3 3 (7.69%) FCoE
3 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) VLAN
3 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.38%) OLAP
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (12.82%) OLTP
8 4 (10.26%) TKPROF
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.56%) MySQL
11 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 4 (10.26%) Mercurial
2 4 (10.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (5.13%) JDeveloper
4 2 (5.13%) Hudson
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Problem Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Programmer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Middleware
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (25.64%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) XML
4 6 (15.38%) J2EE
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) JPA
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.26%) XML Schema
6 4 (10.26%) XSD
6 4 (10.26%) XSLT
7 3 (7.69%) CSS
7 3 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (7.69%) Ajax
8 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.13%) Spring
8 2 (5.13%) JSP
9 1 (2.56%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Clustering
3 4 (10.26%) W3C
3 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.69%) Statistics
5 2 (5.13%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) UNIX
4 5 (12.82%) Solaris
4 5 (12.82%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) HPUX
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) SUSE
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Problem Management
4 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) High Availability
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Change Management
8 5 (12.82%) ITSM
8 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.82%) Capacity Management
9 4 (10.26%) Analytics
9 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (10.26%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) PL/SQL
3 14 (35.90%) Perl
4 10 (25.64%) C-shell
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
5 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
6 7 (17.95%) Java
7 5 (12.82%) C
8 4 (10.26%) Korn
8 4 (10.26%) XPath
9 3 (7.69%) C#
9 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) MCITP
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.13%) OCP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
1 4 (10.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (7.69%) KVM
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (7.69%) Samba
2 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (15.38%) Data Guard
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (5.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) PlateSpin
4 3 (7.69%) F5
4 3 (7.69%) Sun
4 3 (7.69%) Veritas
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) Cognos
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Opsware
5 2 (5.13%) Serena
6 1 (2.56%) IBM