The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle BPM 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 BPM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 131 145 127
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.063% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.94% 0.86% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £590 £600 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £504 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +34.33%
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
219 232 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.28% 7.26% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 165 73
Average daily rate £400 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £528 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

Oracle BPM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle BPM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle BPM
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 BPM across the South West region.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle BPM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle BPM across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle BPM
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 BPM within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire - 9 £590 -
Bristol - 4 - -
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Java
4 11 (68.75%) AIX
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
4 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
4 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
4 11 (68.75%) DV Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Middleware
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (25.00%) WebCenter
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Content Management
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Optimisation
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Subversion
8 1 (6.25%) Replication
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 7 (43.75%) Applications Support
3 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Technician
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Support
6 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) AIX
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) BPEL
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle