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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 581 545 483
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -62
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 26 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.41% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 47
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£300 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £321 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.13% -14.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £31.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £31.70

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
9903 9123 8346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.33% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 5700 4695
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 305 460
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.45 £42.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 2015.

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 23 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 22 May 2015. 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 -31 25 £299 -20.33% 5
East of England +15 11 £338 +6.13% 1
Peterborough - 9 £338 -
Cambridgeshire - 9 £338 -
South East -16 7 £275 -29.03% 2
West Sussex - 5 £275 -
Worthing - 5 £275 -
East Midlands - 4 £347 -
Nottingham - 4 £347 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £347 -
London -15 2 £298 -24.96% 1
Scotland -9 1 £450 +53.32%
Hampshire -11 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £275 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £275 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Watford - 1 - -
South West - 1 £275 -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (52.94%) Linux
3 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 24 (47.06%) Oracle Database
4 20 (39.22%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (39.22%) WebLogic
5 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (29.41%) Java
7 15 (29.41%) Solaris
8 14 (27.45%) SQL
8 14 (27.45%) Web Services
8 14 (27.45%) Middleware
8 14 (27.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 13 (25.49%) JPA
9 13 (25.49%) DV Cleared
9 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
10 12 (23.53%) J2EE
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle 11i
11 11 (21.57%) Migration
11 11 (21.57%) Internet
11 11 (21.57%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (19.61%) Oracle Exadata
12 10 (19.61%) High Availability

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (39.22%) WebLogic
2 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle 9iAS
4 5 (9.80%) SAS
5 4 (7.84%) JBoss
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.88%) iPlanet
7 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.92%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle iStore
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Internet
2 8 (15.69%) LDAP
3 5 (9.80%) Intranet
4 3 (5.88%) VLAN
4 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.88%) FCoE
4 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (19.61%) Oracle Exadata
5 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 10 (19.61%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (11.76%) OLTP
8 5 (9.80%) TKPROF
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.92%) MySQL
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.96%) DB2
11 1 (1.96%) OLAP
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
3 5 (9.80%) Mercurial
3 5 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.88%) JDeveloper
5 2 (3.92%) Hudson
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) DBA
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Middleware Developer
8 1 (1.96%) SOA Designer
8 1 (1.96%) Designer
8 1 (1.96%) SQL DBA
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.96%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) Web Services
1 14 (27.45%) Middleware
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (25.49%) JPA
3 12 (23.53%) J2EE
4 8 (15.69%) Spring
4 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
5 7 (13.73%) XML
6 6 (11.76%) HTML
6 6 (11.76%) .NET
7 5 (9.80%) XSD
7 5 (9.80%) XSLT
7 5 (9.80%) XML Schema
8 2 (3.92%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) SOAP
9 1 (1.96%) Ajax
9 1 (1.96%) jQuery
9 1 (1.96%) CSS
9 1 (1.96%) JMS
9 1 (1.96%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Replication
2 5 (9.80%) W3C
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Solaris
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX
4 6 (11.76%) Windows
5 5 (9.80%) AIX
6 3 (5.88%) HPUX
6 3 (5.88%) SUSE
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) Migration
3 10 (19.61%) High Availability
4 8 (15.69%) DevOps
4 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.69%) RAD
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.76%) BPEL
6 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.80%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (9.80%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) UML
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) RUP
7 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) Perl
6 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 5 (9.80%) XPath
7 5 (9.80%) C-shell
7 5 (9.80%) C#
8 4 (7.84%) Korn
9 3 (5.88%) C
10 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.96%) Python
10 1 (1.96%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) DV Cleared
3 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.84%) MCSE
5 4 (7.84%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) KVM
3 3 (5.88%) Samba
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (15.69%) Data Guard
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Flashback
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) PlateSpin
4 3 (5.88%) F5
4 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Veritas
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) Cognos
5 2 (3.92%) Opsware
6 1 (1.96%) Serena
6 1 (1.96%) BEA
6 1 (1.96%) IBM