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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 558 498 506
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 21 53 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.62% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 33
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£425 £368 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £405 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £370 £326
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £43.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £43.48
% change year-on-year
- -62.05%
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
9540 8611 9141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 18.02% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6042 5351 5242
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 351 453
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
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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 +7 7 £498 +38.19% 1
West Midlands -16 4 £300 -5.51%
South East -23 4 £435 +16.00% 1
East of England - 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -7 1 £425 +13.33%
North West -11 1 - -
South West -38 1 £188 -46.42%
Midlands - - - -
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (69.23%) WebLogic
3 25 (64.10%) Oracle Database
4 22 (56.41%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
6 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (43.59%) PL/SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Java
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (30.77%) UNIX
10 11 (28.21%) Linux
10 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
11 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (23.08%) Web Services
12 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
12 9 (23.08%) Middleware
12 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
13 8 (20.51%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
13 8 (20.51%) BPEL
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
14 7 (17.95%) Finance
14 7 (17.95%) VMware
14 7 (17.95%) XML
14 7 (17.95%) UML
14 7 (17.95%) Windows
14 7 (17.95%) JSF
14 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 27 (69.23%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
3 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (10.26%) Agresso
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) LDAP
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
3 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) VPN
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) Oracle Database
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (5.13%) TKPROF
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (5.13%) OLTP
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) TestDirector
3 3 (7.69%) JDeveloper
3 3 (7.69%) Toad
3 3 (7.69%) PVCS
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 2 (5.13%) Ant
4 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
4 2 (5.13%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.56%) ProC
5 1 (2.56%) XDE
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Hudson
5 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Military
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (23.08%) DBA
4 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
1 9 (23.08%) Middleware
2 7 (17.95%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) JSF
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (10.26%) JPA
4 4 (10.26%) Spring
4 4 (10.26%) .NET
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) Ajax
5 3 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (5.13%) XSD
6 2 (5.13%) XSLT
6 2 (5.13%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.56%) EJB
7 1 (2.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
1 3 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 3 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) W3C
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Solaris
5 5 (12.82%) AIX
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.69%) HPUX
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.51%) BPEL
4 7 (17.95%) UML
5 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) RAD
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Service Management
8 3 (7.69%) SSADM
8 3 (7.69%) OO
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.69%) High Availability
8 3 (7.69%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Database Security
9 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) PL/SQL
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) C
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) XPath
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) OCP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (7.69%) KVM
5 3 (7.69%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Serena
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Sun