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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 542 646 605
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -41
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 78 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.020% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 10 19
Median daily rate £375 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £439 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
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
8869 9335 10110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.86% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5915 6411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 258 360
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.41 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.53 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

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 3 December 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 21 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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +75 73 £375 +20.96% 1
North West - 33 £456 -
North East -5 30 £338 +11.57%
Tyne and Wear -12 29 £338 +11.57%
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 28 £338 +14.40%
Lancashire - 24 £500 -
Blackpool - 22 £500 -
West Midlands - 8 £363 -
Scotland +14 5 £420 +2.43%
Glasgow - 5 £420 -
Solihull - 4 - -
Warwickshire - 4 £363 -
Warwick - 4 £363 -
Manchester - 3 £350 -
South West +12 2 £350 -26.31%
Gloucestershire +3 2 £350 -26.31%
Cheshire - 2 £456 -
Warrington - 2 £456 -
Gloucester - 2 £350 -
Peel - 1 £575 -
Isle of Man - 1 £575 -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Oracle
2 68 (59.65%) Oracle Database
3 67 (58.77%) High Availability
4 66 (57.89%) ITIL
5 63 (55.26%) WebLogic
6 55 (48.25%) Unix
7 51 (44.74%) Linux
8 47 (41.23%) Oracle EBS
8 47 (41.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 46 (40.35%) Security Cleared
10 43 (37.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 43 (37.72%) Change Management
11 42 (36.84%) J2EE
11 42 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
12 40 (35.09%) JBoss
13 39 (34.21%) Sun
14 35 (30.70%) Windows
14 35 (30.70%) IaaS
14 35 (30.70%) SaaS
14 35 (30.70%) PaaS
15 34 (29.82%) SC Cleared
16 33 (28.95%) Open Source
16 33 (28.95%) TCP/IP
17 31 (27.19%) Apache
18 29 (25.44%) AIX
18 29 (25.44%) Firewall
19 28 (24.56%) iPlanet
19 28 (24.56%) Clustering
19 28 (24.56%) Tomcat
19 28 (24.56%) Solaris

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 63 (55.26%) WebLogic
2 40 (35.09%) JBoss
3 31 (27.19%) Apache
4 28 (24.56%) iPlanet
4 28 (24.56%) Tomcat
5 17 (14.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (13.16%) Tuxedo
7 12 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 12 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (9.65%) AquaLogic
8 11 (9.65%) MQSeries
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle 10gAS
10 3 (2.63%) IIS
10 3 (2.63%) WildFly
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 47 (41.23%) Oracle EBS
1 47 (41.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (9.65%) OpenText MBPM
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 35 (30.70%) IaaS
1 35 (30.70%) PaaS
1 35 (30.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.95%) TCP/IP
2 29 (25.44%) Firewall
3 11 (9.65%) SSL
4 6 (5.26%) HTTP
5 2 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (59.65%) Oracle Database
2 43 (37.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (14.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (14.04%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (13.16%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (6.14%) SQLPlus
8 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.51%) DB2
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.75%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) CA Gen
2 2 (1.75%) Hudson
2 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.75%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Law
3 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (36.84%) DBA
1 42 (36.84%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (14.04%) Administrator
3 9 (7.89%) Consultant
4 8 (7.02%) Applications Support
4 8 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (6.14%) Applications Consultant
5 7 (6.14%) Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Support Consultant
5 7 (6.14%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (5.26%) Applications Support Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Project Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.39%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.51%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 4 (3.51%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.84%) J2EE
2 16 (14.04%) Middleware
3 11 (9.65%) IBM Integration Bus
4 10 (8.77%) CSS
5 7 (6.14%) XML
6 6 (5.26%) XSL
6 6 (5.26%) XSLT
7 5 (4.39%) SAML
7 5 (4.39%) Web Services
8 4 (3.51%) .NET
8 4 (3.51%) OC4J
9 3 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.63%) Spring
10 2 (1.75%) Ajax
10 2 (1.75%) HTML
10 2 (1.75%) JPA
10 2 (1.75%) jQuery
11 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.88%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.56%) Clustering
2 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (48.25%) Unix
2 51 (44.74%) Linux
3 35 (30.70%) Windows
4 29 (25.44%) AIX
5 28 (24.56%) Solaris
6 18 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (12.28%) HPUX
9 11 (9.65%) OS/390
10 10 (8.77%) SUSE
11 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (3.51%) MVS
13 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
14 3 (2.63%) Tru64
14 3 (2.63%) zOS
15 2 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.77%) High Availability
2 66 (57.89%) ITIL
3 43 (37.72%) Change Management
4 42 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (28.95%) Open Source
6 28 (24.56%) Load Balancing
7 27 (23.68%) Data Management
8 24 (21.05%) Problem Management
9 21 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (15.79%) DevOps
11 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (12.28%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 12 (10.53%) Configuration Management
13 12 (10.53%) Release Management
14 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
15 10 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
16 9 (7.89%) QMS
16 9 (7.89%) Resource Management
16 9 (7.89%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.81%) Java
2 17 (14.91%) SQL
3 16 (14.04%) Perl
4 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.28%) Shell Script
6 13 (11.40%) C
7 10 (8.77%) C++
8 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.51%) Python
10 3 (2.63%) C#
10 3 (2.63%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.88%) Korn
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (40.35%) Security Cleared
2 34 (29.82%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (5.26%) OCP
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (4.39%) Degree
6 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 11 (9.65%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.75%) KVM
5 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (34.21%) Sun
3 28 (24.56%) Cisco
3 28 (24.56%) F5
4 26 (22.81%) Veritas
5 23 (20.18%) Red Hat
6 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
7 11 (9.65%) Axway
7 11 (9.65%) IBM
8 9 (7.89%) Fujitsu
9 7 (6.14%) Citrix
10 6 (5.26%) Northgate
11 5 (4.39%) VMware
12 4 (3.51%) TIBCO
13 3 (2.63%) CA
14 2 (1.75%) PlateSpin
14 2 (1.75%) Serena