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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 594 577 536
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -41
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 30 39 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.075% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 19
Average daily rate £475 £438 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £312 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £567 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +7.81%
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 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
9442 9308 8887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.34% 18.02% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6133 5769 5264
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 320 314
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.08 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 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 18 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 9 February 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 -42 27 £497 +13.48% 6
Tyne and Wear - 11 £498 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £498 -
North East - 11 £498 -
London -12 9 £563 +15.38%
East Midlands - 4 £370 -
Edinburgh - 3 £423 - 1
Scotland - 3 £423 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 2
Nottingham - 2 - -
South West -10 1 £475 +10.14%
Leeds - 1 £335 - 2
Chesterfield - 1 £370 -
Cheltenham - 1 £475 -
Derbyshire - 1 £370 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (73.33%) Java
2 33 (73.33%) J2EE
3 26 (57.78%) AIX
4 25 (55.56%) Solaris
4 25 (55.56%) WebLogic
5 24 (53.33%) Configuration Management
6 22 (48.89%) WebSphere
6 22 (48.89%) Axway
6 22 (48.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 22 (48.89%) Windows
6 22 (48.89%) SSL
6 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
6 22 (48.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 20 (44.44%) Oracle Database
8 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (35.56%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (35.56%) Sun
9 16 (35.56%) Linux
10 15 (33.33%) DevOps
11 14 (31.11%) .NET
11 14 (31.11%) Unix
11 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (28.89%) Middleware
12 13 (28.89%) Oracle 10gAS
12 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
13 12 (26.67%) Perl
13 12 (26.67%) IIS
13 12 (26.67%) Web Services

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 25 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 22 (48.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 22 (48.89%) WebSphere
2 22 (48.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (28.89%) Oracle 10gAS
3 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
4 12 (26.67%) Apache
4 12 (26.67%) IIS
4 12 (26.67%) Jetty
4 12 (26.67%) nginx
5 11 (24.44%) PowerExchange
6 10 (22.22%) AquaLogic
6 10 (22.22%) MQSeries
6 10 (22.22%) Tuxedo
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (2.22%) ArcIMS
9 1 (2.22%) ArcSDE
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) SSL
2 12 (26.67%) HTTP
2 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (24.44%) DHCP
3 11 (24.44%) DNS
3 11 (24.44%) FTP
3 11 (24.44%) IPsec
4 6 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (24.44%) PowerCenter
5 6 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.22%) GIS
8 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.22%) OLAP
8 1 (2.22%) OLTP
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.22%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 12 (26.67%) Log4j
2 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) DBA
4 7 (15.56%) Middleware Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Web Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.44%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Incident Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.22%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (73.33%) J2EE
2 14 (31.11%) .NET
3 13 (28.89%) Middleware
4 12 (26.67%) Web Services
5 11 (24.44%) Servlets
6 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 10 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
6 10 (22.22%) JPA
6 10 (22.22%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (6.67%) POSIX
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (2.22%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.22%) RESTful
8 1 (2.22%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.22%) XSD
8 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.22%) Replication
1 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) AIX
2 25 (55.56%) Solaris
3 22 (48.89%) Windows
4 16 (35.56%) Linux
5 14 (31.11%) Unix
6 10 (22.22%) OS/390
7 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 15 (33.33%) DevOps
3 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 11 (24.44%) Change Management
5 11 (24.44%) ITIL
5 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
6 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 10 (22.22%) QMS
6 10 (22.22%) RAD
6 10 (22.22%) Release Management
6 10 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (20.00%) Security Management
8 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.33%) CRM
10 5 (11.11%) Web Operations
11 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
11 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (73.33%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) Perl
3 11 (24.44%) C
4 10 (22.22%) C++
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) C-shell
7 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.67%) Xen
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (48.89%) Axway
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) Sun
4 12 (26.67%) Informatica
4 12 (26.67%) VMware
5 11 (24.44%) Genesys
6 10 (22.22%) Fujitsu
6 10 (22.22%) IBM
6 10 (22.22%) Metastorm
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
7 7 (15.56%) SAP
8 6 (13.33%) Siebel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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