The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Application Server over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 563 523 442
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -81
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 45 46 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.089% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.49% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 58
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£400 £366 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £460 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £318 £340
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10083 9305 8821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 18.00% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6516 5660 4970
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 386 447
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.15 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Oracle Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England -32 42 £425 +16.12% 2
London +21 20 £488 +33.19%
South West - 10 £425 -
West Midlands -2 5 £300 -2.83%
City of London +11 4 £509 +45.35%
Hampshire -18 4 £435 +16.00%
South East -38 4 £435 +16.00%
East of England - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Watford - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Ipswich - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 37 (61.67%) Security Cleared
4 35 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (58.33%) WebLogic
5 31 (51.67%) SQL
6 29 (48.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 27 (45.00%) Java
8 26 (43.33%) PL/SQL
9 25 (41.67%) Migration
9 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (38.33%) Middleware
11 22 (36.67%) Oracle RAC
12 21 (35.00%) Linux
13 19 (31.67%) Solaris
13 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
14 18 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
15 17 (28.33%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (28.33%) UNIX
16 16 (26.67%) Web Services
16 16 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
16 16 (26.67%) DV Cleared
17 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
18 14 (23.33%) HTML
19 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
20 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
20 12 (20.00%) JPA
21 11 (18.33%) Oracle 10gAS
21 11 (18.33%) Windows

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle 10gAS
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle 9iAS
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (6.67%) Agresso
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) LDAP
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
2 5 (8.33%) DHCP
3 4 (6.67%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) WAN
3 4 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 35 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (48.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (28.33%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (8.33%) TKPROF
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (8.33%) OLTP
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (11.67%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 5 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.00%) JDeveloper
4 3 (5.00%) TestDirector
4 3 (5.00%) Toad
4 3 (5.00%) PVCS
5 2 (3.33%) Ant
5 2 (3.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.33%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) Hudson
6 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) XDE
6 1 (1.67%) JUnit
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) Oracle Developer
3 16 (26.67%) DBA
3 16 (26.67%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Development Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Architect
10 1 (1.67%) UNIX Consultant
10 1 (1.67%) Linux Support
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) Middleware
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (26.67%) Web Services
4 14 (23.33%) HTML
5 12 (20.00%) JPA
6 11 (18.33%) CSS
7 10 (16.67%) JSP
8 9 (15.00%) jQuery
8 9 (15.00%) Spring
9 8 (13.33%) J2EE
10 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
10 7 (11.67%) JavaBeans
10 7 (11.67%) .NET
10 7 (11.67%) XML
11 6 (10.00%) ActiveX
11 6 (10.00%) CSS3
11 6 (10.00%) HTML5
12 5 (8.33%) JSF
12 5 (8.33%) XML Schema
12 5 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.33%) Open Source
1 5 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 5 (8.33%) Statistics
1 5 (8.33%) Replication
1 5 (8.33%) W3C
1 5 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 19 (31.67%) Solaris
3 17 (28.33%) UNIX
4 11 (18.33%) Windows
5 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (11.67%) AIX
7 6 (10.00%) HPUX
8 5 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Migration
1 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
3 10 (16.67%) RAD
3 10 (16.67%) BPEL
4 9 (15.00%) UML
4 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.67%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.00%) OO
6 6 (10.00%) High Availability
6 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
7 5 (8.33%) Analytics
7 5 (8.33%) DevOps
7 5 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 27 (45.00%) Java
3 26 (43.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) C
5 7 (11.67%) C++
5 7 (11.67%) VBA
6 6 (10.00%) VB
7 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.33%) XPath
7 5 (8.33%) C#
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (61.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.67%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.33%) KVM
4 5 (8.33%) RHEV
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Data Guard
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.33%) VMware
4 5 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (5.00%) Serena
5 3 (5.00%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) Sun
6 2 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Micro Focus