The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle BPM 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 BPM over the 3 months to 18 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 Business Applications 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 247 231 244
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.072% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.91% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £525 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
666 661 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 7.90% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 342 433
Average daily rate £400 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £27.45 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle BPM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle BPM
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 BPM across the South East region.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle BPM
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 BPM within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
West Sussex 0 2 - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle BPM 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 BPM.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (89.47%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
5 10 (52.63%) SOA
5 10 (52.63%) Middleware
6 9 (47.37%) UNIX
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) XML
8 7 (36.84%) ClearCase
8 7 (36.84%) Subversion
8 7 (36.84%) Java EE
9 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
9 6 (31.58%) RUP
9 6 (31.58%) OO
10 5 (26.32%) SOAP
10 5 (26.32%) Workflow
10 5 (26.32%) ClearQuest
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (15.79%) REST
12 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
12 3 (15.79%) OWASP
12 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (15.79%) Finance
12 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
12 3 (15.79%) BPEL
12 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing

Oracle BPM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle BPM 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 BPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (5.26%) OLTP
3 1 (5.26%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) ClearCase
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 5 (26.32%) ClearQuest
3 2 (10.53%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Perl Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Perl Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SOA Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SOA Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.26%) DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) XML
3 7 (36.84%) Java EE
4 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) CGI
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) JDBC
6 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
6 2 (10.53%) XSD
6 2 (10.53%) JAXP
7 1 (5.26%) WebCenter
7 1 (5.26%) TopLink
7 1 (5.26%) MDX
7 1 (5.26%) WSDL
7 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) SOA
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
2 6 (31.58%) RUP
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) OWASP
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) BPEL
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) BPMN
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Process Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft