The table below looks at the statistics for OC4J skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OC4J over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Containers for J2EE (OC4J)
Rank 624 614 582
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -32
Contract jobs citing OC4J 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.013% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £410 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £369
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16337 15619 15306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.89% 28.09% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11094 9900 9829
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 218 264
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

OC4J
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OC4J within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OC4J Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OC4J
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OC4J within the UK.

OC4J Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OC4J
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OC4J within the UK.

OC4J Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OC4J
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OC4J within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
London +18 1 - -
England -12 1 - -

OC4J
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OC4J 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 OC4J.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (85.71%) JVM Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) ProC
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow

OC4J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OC4J 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 OC4J. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) ProC
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (57.14%) JDBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle