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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 542 508 448
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -60
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 43 47 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.100% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.56% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 60
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£425 £366 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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
9092 8415 8072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.23% 17.85% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5988 5223 4636
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 362 412
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -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 December 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 December 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 +13 21 £488 +33.19% 2
South West - 10 £425 -
West Midlands -5 5 £300 -2.83%
South East -20 4 £435 +16.00%
East of England - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 56 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 33 (58.93%) Security Cleared
4 31 (55.36%) WebLogic
4 31 (55.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 29 (51.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (48.21%) Java
7 26 (46.43%) SQL
8 25 (44.64%) PL/SQL
8 25 (44.64%) Migration
8 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (32.14%) Middleware
10 17 (30.36%) Linux
10 17 (30.36%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (30.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 16 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
11 16 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
11 16 (28.57%) DV Cleared
12 15 (26.79%) Solaris
12 15 (26.79%) SC Cleared
12 15 (26.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (23.21%) HTML
13 13 (23.21%) Web Services
13 13 (23.21%) UNIX
14 12 (21.43%) JPA
15 11 (19.64%) Windows
15 11 (19.64%) RAD
15 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle 10gAS

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (55.36%) WebLogic
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle 10gAS
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle 9iAS
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (7.14%) Agresso
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 31 (55.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (51.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (26.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (17.86%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (7.14%) OLTP
8 4 (7.14%) TKPROF
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (10.71%) Subversion
3 4 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.36%) PVCS
4 3 (5.36%) Toad
4 3 (5.36%) JDeveloper
4 3 (5.36%) TestDirector
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.57%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.57%) Ant
5 2 (3.57%) Maven
5 2 (3.57%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) JUnit
6 1 (1.79%) XDE
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Oracle Developer
3 16 (28.57%) DBA
3 16 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 2 (3.57%) Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Consultant
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Middleware
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (23.21%) HTML
3 13 (23.21%) Web Services
4 12 (21.43%) JPA
5 10 (17.86%) Spring
5 10 (17.86%) JSP
6 9 (16.07%) J2EE
6 9 (16.07%) CSS
6 9 (16.07%) jQuery
7 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 7 (12.50%) JavaBeans
9 6 (10.71%) ActiveX
9 6 (10.71%) .NET
9 6 (10.71%) XML
9 6 (10.71%) HTML5
9 6 (10.71%) CSS3
10 5 (8.93%) JSF
11 4 (7.14%) XSD
11 4 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Statistics
2 4 (7.14%) W3C
2 4 (7.14%) Replication
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Solaris
3 13 (23.21%) UNIX
4 11 (19.64%) Windows
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.36%) AIX
7 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.57%) HPUX
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Migration
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) RAD
3 9 (16.07%) BPEL
4 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 8 (14.29%) UML
5 7 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.71%) DevOps
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.93%) High Availability
7 5 (8.93%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.14%) RUP
8 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.14%) OOD
8 4 (7.14%) RDF
8 4 (7.14%) ETL
8 4 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) SQL
3 25 (44.64%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
4 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) C
5 7 (12.50%) C++
5 7 (12.50%) VBA
6 6 (10.71%) VB
7 4 (7.14%) XPath
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.14%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) Perl
9 2 (3.57%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 33 (58.93%) Security Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 15 (26.79%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.79%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
1 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) KVM
5 1 (1.79%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Data Guard
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) Serena
4 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Micro Focus