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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Application Server over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
UK
Rank 576 590 567
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 21 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.063% 0.073%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 22
Median daily rate £400 £430 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £326 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £533 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £421 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.93% -2.43%
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 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
7674 8585 8861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 16.90% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4929 5452 5572
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 232 315
Median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £19.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Oracle Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +22 18 £363 -23.68% 1
North East -22 8 £338 -30.51%
Tyne and Wear -25 8 £338 -30.51%
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 8 £338 -30.51%
Warwickshire - 6 £388 -
Warwick - 6 £388 -
West Midlands - 6 £388 -
Scotland +23 3 £420 +2.43%
Glasgow - 3 £420 -
London +4 2 - -
South West +11 1 £450 -5.26%
Gloucestershire +6 1 £450 -5.26%
Gloucester - 1 £450 -
North West - 1 £425 -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server 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 Oracle Application Server.

1 100 (100.00%) Oracle
2 71 (71.00%) High Availability
3 62 (62.00%) Oracle Database
3 62 (62.00%) ITIL
4 54 (54.00%) WebLogic
5 52 (52.00%) Unix
6 49 (49.00%) Linux
6 49 (49.00%) Oracle EBS
6 49 (49.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 44 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 42 (42.00%) Performance Tuning
9 41 (41.00%) Change Management
9 41 (41.00%) JBoss
10 38 (38.00%) IaaS
10 38 (38.00%) SaaS
10 38 (38.00%) PaaS
10 38 (38.00%) Security Cleared
11 36 (36.00%) Open Source
11 36 (36.00%) J2EE
12 35 (35.00%) TCP/IP
13 34 (34.00%) Sun
13 34 (34.00%) Apache
14 30 (30.00%) Data Management
15 29 (29.00%) Firewall
16 28 (28.00%) Tomcat
16 28 (28.00%) Cisco
16 28 (28.00%) iPlanet
16 28 (28.00%) Load Balancing
16 28 (28.00%) F5
17 27 (27.00%) SC Cleared

Oracle Application Server
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 54 (54.00%) WebLogic
2 41 (41.00%) JBoss
3 34 (34.00%) Apache
4 28 (28.00%) iPlanet
4 28 (28.00%) Tomcat
5 14 (14.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 10 (10.00%) Tuxedo
7 6 (6.00%) AquaLogic
7 6 (6.00%) IIS
7 6 (6.00%) MQSeries
7 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (3.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 49 (49.00%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (6.00%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (3.00%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 38 (38.00%) IaaS
1 38 (38.00%) PaaS
1 38 (38.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 29 (29.00%) Firewall
3 8 (8.00%) HTTP
4 6 (6.00%) SSL
5 2 (2.00%) LDAP
6 1 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (62.00%) Oracle Database
2 49 (49.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 18 (18.00%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.00%) DB2
7 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) CA Gen
2 2 (2.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) DBA
1 44 (44.00%) Oracle DBA
2 18 (18.00%) Administrator
3 8 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Solaris Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 5 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.00%) Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) Developer
6 4 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (4.00%) Senior DBA
6 4 (4.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (3.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.00%) J2EE
2 13 (13.00%) Middleware
3 7 (7.00%) SAML
4 6 (6.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (4.00%) OC4J
7 3 (3.00%) .NET
7 3 (3.00%) Web Services
8 2 (2.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.00%) JPA
8 2 (2.00%) Spring
9 1 (1.00%) CSS
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.00%) Clustering
2 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (52.00%) Unix
2 49 (49.00%) Linux
3 26 (26.00%) AIX
4 25 (25.00%) Windows
5 23 (23.00%) Solaris
6 14 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (13.00%) HPUX
7 13 (13.00%) Windows Server
8 10 (10.00%) SUSE
9 6 (6.00%) OS/390
10 4 (4.00%) MVS
10 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.00%) Tru64
11 3 (3.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.00%) High Availability
2 62 (62.00%) ITIL
3 42 (42.00%) Performance Tuning
4 41 (41.00%) Change Management
5 36 (36.00%) Open Source
6 30 (30.00%) Data Management
7 28 (28.00%) Load Balancing
8 23 (23.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (21.00%) Problem Management
10 20 (20.00%) DevOps
11 17 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 13 (13.00%) PRINCE2
14 10 (10.00%) Resource Management
15 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (7.00%) Identity Access Management
16 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
16 6 (6.00%) SFIA
17 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.00%) Java
2 15 (15.00%) SQL
3 9 (9.00%) Perl
4 8 (8.00%) C
4 8 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.00%) C++
5 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.00%) Python
7 3 (3.00%) C#
7 3 (3.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (27.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) OCP
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (26.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.00%) KVM
5 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Data Guard
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (34.00%) Sun
3 28 (28.00%) Cisco
3 28 (28.00%) F5
4 26 (26.00%) Veritas
5 21 (21.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.00%) Axway
7 6 (6.00%) IBM
8 4 (4.00%) Fujitsu
8 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
9 3 (3.00%) CA
10 2 (2.00%) PlateSpin
10 2 (2.00%) VMware