The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Containers for J2EE (OC4J)
Rank 584 553 566
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Contract jobs citing OC4J 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.020% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.070% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Average daily rate
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£410 £333 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.30% -2.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £333 £340
% change year-on-year
- -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 14279 14974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.63% 27.92% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9704 9080 9140
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 285 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 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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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
England -14 4 £410 +23.30%
London -6 1 £410 +17.98%

OC4J
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 3 (60.00%) PowerCenter
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Servlets
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Java EE
5 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (20.00%) French Language
5 1 (20.00%) Castor
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

OC4J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Jetty
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (60.00%) OLAP
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) PowerCenter
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
1 2 (40.00%) Servlets
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) Castor
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft