The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 West 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 142 96 132
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +36
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 4.01% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Average daily rate
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- £360 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
497 324 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.26% 15.22% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 206 318
Average daily rate £330 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.86% -2.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £16.85 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Oracle Application Server
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle