The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 17 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 Essex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 61 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.66% 0.24% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.97% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.20 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.20 £32.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -22.14%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
126 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.58% 14.81% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 30 32
Average daily rate £344 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.45 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £32.50 £41.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle Application Server
East of England

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the Essex region.

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the Essex region.

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Application Server
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle