The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 144 105 133
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 1.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£188 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £43.48
% change year-on-year
- -62.05%
Oracle Application Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
599 402 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.77% 18.71% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 255 248
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 29
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.30 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £55.00 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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Rank Change
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Oracle Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus