The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 149 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.034% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.20% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £200 £450 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.66% +53.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £292 £308 £324
% change year-on-year
-5.20% -4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.00 £35.20
% change year-on-year
- +33.52%
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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
595 498 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.93% 16.71% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 270 269
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £454 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £12.10 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.52% -28.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow +5 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £200 -
Oracle Application Server
UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) ArcIMS
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSDE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Database Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) HPUX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (12.50%) RHEV
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware