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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 144 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.092% 0.042% 0.037%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.24% 0.78% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£600 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -3.22%
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
242 129 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.42% 5.42% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 76 127
Average daily rate £450 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £31.29 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £20.31 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.26 £39.50 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 22 December 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
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
Bristol - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XSD
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) SAML
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) XPath
5 2 (28.57%) Cordys
5 2 (28.57%) OpenID
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) TKPROF
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) OLTP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SOA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) OpenID
3 2 (28.57%) SAML
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) jBPM
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) JPA
4 1 (14.29%) Drools
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 1 (14.29%) XForms
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle