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 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 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 120 109 130
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 19 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.19% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.57% 2.45% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £405
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
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
251 163 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.28% 7.58% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 104 86
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £8.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.55 £17.23 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 13 (65.00%) BPEL
4 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (55.00%) SOA
6 10 (50.00%) Java
7 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
8 6 (30.00%) Middleware
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) XSLT
9 5 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) UML
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (20.00%) BPMN
10 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (20.00%) QA
10 4 (20.00%) OWASP
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) J2EE
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) AquaLogic
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) OLTP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
1 8 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) SOA Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) SOA Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) XSLT
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (5.00%) XSD
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) jBPM
5 1 (5.00%) JPA
5 1 (5.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) W3C
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) HPUX
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) BPEL
2 11 (55.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) UML
4 4 (20.00%) BPMN
4 4 (20.00%) OWASP
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Process Management
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) RUP
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) XPath
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) OCP
2 1 (5.00%) OCA
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss