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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 596 606 576
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 44 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.052% 0.092%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 19
Average daily rate £370 £305 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.31% -18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £388 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £292 £308 £324
% change year-on-year
-5.20% -4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £47.00 £35.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.00 £35.20
% change year-on-year
- +33.52%

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
10487 10319 9614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.77% 18.51% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 6264 5923
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 381 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.80 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

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 29 April 2016.

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 26 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 40 £333 +9.91% 3
West Midlands - 11 £401 - 1
Solihull - 9 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £283 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £283 -
North East - 8 £283 -
London -12 7 £550 +80.32% 1
East Midlands +9 6 £370 +6.48%
North West - 6 £375 -
Manchester - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -3 3 - -
Derbyshire - 3 £370 -
Chesterfield - 3 £370 -
Nottingham -9 2 - -
Scotland -17 2 £200 -55.66%
Glasgow +5 1 - -
East of England +1 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £401 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £375 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £375 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £200 -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 75 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 41 (54.67%) Windows
4 40 (53.33%) Oracle Database
5 38 (50.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (50.67%) Linux
6 37 (49.33%) Unix
6 37 (49.33%) Java
6 37 (49.33%) Security Cleared
7 36 (48.00%) J2EE
8 35 (46.67%) Oracle RAC
9 34 (45.33%) AIX
10 31 (41.33%) Solaris
11 25 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 25 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 25 (33.33%) WebSphere
12 24 (32.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
13 22 (29.33%) Axway
13 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
14 21 (28.00%) Data Guard
14 21 (28.00%) SSL
15 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (25.33%) Oracle Applications
16 19 (25.33%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (24.00%) Web Services
18 17 (22.67%) Shell Script
18 17 (22.67%) Middleware
19 16 (21.33%) Sun
19 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 45 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 25 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 25 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 24 (32.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 14 (18.67%) Oracle 10gAS
4 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
5 13 (17.33%) IIS
6 12 (16.00%) Apache
6 12 (16.00%) Jetty
6 12 (16.00%) MQSeries
6 12 (16.00%) nginx
6 12 (16.00%) Tuxedo
7 11 (14.67%) PowerExchange
8 10 (13.33%) AquaLogic
9 7 (9.33%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (5.33%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (1.33%) ArcIMS
11 1 (1.33%) ArcSDE
11 1 (1.33%) JBoss
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle 11i
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (13.33%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) SSL
2 12 (16.00%) DHCP
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
2 12 (16.00%) HTTP
2 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (14.67%) FTP
3 11 (14.67%) IPsec
4 10 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) LDAP
5 2 (2.67%) SAN
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 38 (50.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (17.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (14.67%) PowerCenter
7 6 (8.00%) Data Mining
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.67%) Ingres
9 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.67%) OLAP
9 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.00%) Log4j
2 12 (16.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) Gradle
5 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.67%) French Language
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) DBA
2 25 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (21.33%) Developer
4 13 (17.33%) Java Developer
5 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared DBA
6 10 (13.33%) Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Middleware Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 5 (6.67%) Oracle Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) E-Business Administrator
11 3 (4.00%) Web Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) AIX Specialist
12 2 (2.67%) Applications Architect
12 2 (2.67%) Operations Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Senior DBA
12 2 (2.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 2 (2.67%) Solaris Specialist
12 2 (2.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) J2EE
2 18 (24.00%) Web Services
3 17 (22.67%) Middleware
4 14 (18.67%) .NET
5 12 (16.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 11 (14.67%) Servlets
7 10 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 10 (13.33%) JPA
7 10 (13.33%) Spring
8 6 (8.00%) XML
9 3 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (4.00%) POSIX
10 2 (2.67%) JSON
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Streams
10 2 (2.67%) Play Framework
10 2 (2.67%) RESTful
11 1 (1.33%) Java EE
11 1 (1.33%) Mason
11 1 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Windows
2 38 (50.67%) Linux
3 37 (49.33%) Unix
4 34 (45.33%) AIX
5 31 (41.33%) Solaris
6 15 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (16.00%) OS/390
8 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
9 4 (5.33%) HPUX
10 1 (1.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 19 (25.33%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 15 (20.00%) DevOps
5 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.33%) ITIL
6 12 (16.00%) Automated Testing
6 12 (16.00%) Change Management
6 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (14.67%) RAD
8 10 (13.33%) Problem Management
8 10 (13.33%) Release Management
8 10 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 9 (12.00%) Security Management
10 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (10.67%) QMS
11 7 (9.33%) CRM
12 5 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) Java
2 17 (22.67%) Shell Script
3 13 (17.33%) C
4 12 (16.00%) Perl
5 11 (14.67%) C++
5 11 (14.67%) SQL
6 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) Korn
9 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (49.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (6.67%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 35 (46.67%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.00%) Xen
4 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) KVM
4 2 (2.67%) RHEV
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (28.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.33%) Axway
4 16 (21.33%) Sun
5 15 (20.00%) VMware
6 14 (18.67%) Red Hat
7 13 (17.33%) IBM
8 12 (16.00%) Informatica
9 11 (14.67%) Genesys
10 9 (12.00%) Fujitsu
11 7 (9.33%) SAP
12 6 (8.00%) Siebel
13 2 (2.67%) EMC
14 1 (1.33%) Citrix
14 1 (1.33%) HP
14 1 (1.33%) Netezza
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