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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Containers for J2EE (OC4J)
Rank 620 568 581
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +13
Contract jobs citing OC4J 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.040% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £369 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £369 £325
% change year-on-year
- +13.46%
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
15569 15040 15478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.82% 28.93% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10167 9779 9277
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 250 385
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 3 (42.86%) PowerCenter
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Servlets
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT

OC4J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (28.57%) Jetty
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (42.86%) PowerCenter
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) OLAP
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (28.57%) Dutch Language
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) JSP
1 3 (42.86%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
2 2 (28.57%) Swing
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) Castor
2 2 (28.57%) JPA
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Volume Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft