The table below looks at the statistics for OC4J skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OC4J over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Containers for J2EE (OC4J)
Rank 646 634 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing OC4J 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.011% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.040% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £442 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+10.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
15280 14977 14864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.51% 26.85% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10694 9690 9758
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 200 202
Median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.64 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

OC4J
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OC4J as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OC4J within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

OC4J Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OC4J within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 7 £442 +10.37%
West Midlands - 5 £441 -
Birmingham - 3 £400 -
Solihull - 3 £442 -
London - 1 £500 -

OC4J
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OC4J also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OC4J.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (71.43%) ClearQuest
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (71.43%) PVCS
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Apache CXF
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) Servlets
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows

OC4J
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (71.43%) ClearQuest
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) PVCS
3 4 (57.14%) Ant
3 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Toad
4 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Apache CXF
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) Servlets
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoon
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Sun Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace