The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 396 360 390
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +30
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 16 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 0.46% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 21
Average daily rate £375 £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £438 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.20 £32.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -22.14%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4281 3877 4403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.68% 17.93% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2938 2483 2664
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 134 126
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.94% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle Application Server
England

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 4 £359 -10.18% 1
Oracle Application Server
England

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (80.56%) WebLogic
3 25 (69.44%) UNIX
4 23 (63.89%) Solaris
4 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (63.89%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database
5 22 (61.11%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (61.11%) ITIL
5 22 (61.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (55.56%) Data Guard
7 16 (44.44%) SQL
8 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
8 15 (41.67%) Linux
9 12 (33.33%) Windows
9 12 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
10 11 (30.56%) Migration
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (30.56%) SAN
10 11 (30.56%) Veritas
10 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
10 11 (30.56%) Performance Management
10 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (30.56%) High Availability
11 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
11 7 (19.44%) Web Services
11 7 (19.44%) Java
12 6 (16.67%) Legato

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (80.56%) WebLogic
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database
2 22 (61.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.56%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.78%) ProC
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) DBA
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle DBA
2 12 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 12 (33.33%) Administrator
2 12 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Senior DBA
3 11 (30.56%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (8.33%) JavaBeans
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) JDBC
4 3 (8.33%) JSP
4 3 (8.33%) Servlets
4 3 (8.33%) Struts
4 3 (8.33%) Ajax
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Wicket
4 3 (8.33%) OC4J
5 2 (5.56%) JPA
5 2 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) DWR
6 1 (2.78%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) UNIX
2 23 (63.89%) Solaris
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 12 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Capacity Planning
2 22 (61.11%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Migration
3 11 (30.56%) High Availability
3 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (30.56%) Performance Management
4 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
5 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Use Case
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) SOA
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) OCP
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCA
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) Data Guard
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Legato
3 6 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) Veritas
3 6 (16.67%) EMC
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) BMC
4 5 (13.89%) Remedy
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
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