The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 137 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 1 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.031% 0.13% 0.59%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.57% 1.85% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Average daily rate £475 - £450
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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
175 162 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.50% 7.03% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 93 147
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.66 £17.50 £24.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% -27.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £17.50 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £23.10 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
Oracle BPM
England

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
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 24 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
Bristol -12 1 £475 -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) OCP
2 1 (50.00%) OCA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) jBPM
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) jBPM
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) OCP
1 1 (50.00%) OCA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cordys