The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 24 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 227 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 12 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.77% 1.04% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 18
Average daily rate £400 £352 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +9.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.20 £31.70 £40.87
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -22.43%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1564 1449 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 17.27% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 788 827
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 93 80
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £29.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Oracle Application Server
England

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +17 12 £400 +6.66% 2
Surrey - - - -
Oracle Application Server
England

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
4 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (46.67%) Middleware
7 7 (46.67%) UNIX
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (40.00%) Apache
8 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (40.00%) Java
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) OWASP
9 5 (33.33%) Hudson
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (33.33%) Web Development

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (20.00%) SQLPlus
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (33.33%) Hudson
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) Toad
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Middleware
2 5 (33.33%) Ajax
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
3 1 (6.67%) XSL
3 1 (6.67%) SAML
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (6.67%) SPML
3 1 (6.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) OWASP
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) C
6 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Legato
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Serena
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
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