The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 241 204 232
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +28
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 17 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.28% 0.085%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.15% 3.73% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 6
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£518 £375 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -18.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle BPM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
790 643 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.03% 7.53% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 309 376
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.90 £60.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle BPM across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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
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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
Berkshire - - - -
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (87.80%) Java
3 35 (85.37%) SOA
4 33 (80.49%) WebLogic
4 33 (80.49%) Oracle Identity Management
5 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (73.17%) Oracle ADF
6 30 (73.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 29 (70.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (65.85%) XML
9 26 (63.41%) XSLT
9 26 (63.41%) XQuery
9 26 (63.41%) XPath
10 20 (48.78%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (46.34%) SQL
11 19 (46.34%) J2EE
11 19 (46.34%) JMS
11 19 (46.34%) Ajax
11 19 (46.34%) Spring
11 19 (46.34%) JSF
12 18 (43.90%) Middleware
13 16 (39.02%) Maven
13 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
13 16 (39.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 16 (39.02%) Linux
13 16 (39.02%) Ant
13 16 (39.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 14 (34.15%) Publishing
15 13 (31.71%) Scrum
15 13 (31.71%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (80.49%) WebLogic
2 29 (70.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) CICS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Ant
1 16 (39.02%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 14 (34.15%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) International Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Lead Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Java Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Software Engineer
5 10 (24.39%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (24.39%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Technical Leader
8 4 (9.76%) WebLogic Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 3 (7.32%) SOA Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planner
10 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
10 2 (4.88%) Analyst
11 1 (2.44%) Consultant
11 1 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle ADF
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 27 (65.85%) XML
3 26 (63.41%) XSLT
4 19 (46.34%) JMS
4 19 (46.34%) Spring
4 19 (46.34%) JSF
4 19 (46.34%) Ajax
4 19 (46.34%) J2EE
5 18 (43.90%) Middleware
6 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (24.39%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) SOA
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
4 13 (31.71%) TDD
4 13 (31.71%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) Kanban
6 3 (7.32%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (4.88%) Process Management
7 2 (4.88%) E-business
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) Workflow
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.88%) User Stories
7 2 (4.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) Java
2 26 (63.41%) XQuery
2 26 (63.41%) XPath
3 19 (46.34%) SQL
4 16 (39.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (80.49%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.88%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.44%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) EMC
2 2 (4.88%) BMC
2 2 (4.88%) NetApp
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
2 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.44%) Sun