The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 571 512 524
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 23 58 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 40 31
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£430 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9665 8688 9870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.66% 17.00% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5699 4963 5630
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 423 443
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%

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 31 July 2014.

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 30 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 31 July 2014. 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 -61 19 £440 +17.33% 6
London +17 10 £475 +23.37% 2
Yorkshire -6 4 - -
Scotland -20 4 £360 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
City of London +22 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Andover - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Coventry - - - -
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Luton - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Wigan - - - -
York - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (75.38%) WebLogic
3 37 (56.92%) SQL
3 37 (56.92%) Oracle Database
4 34 (52.31%) Linux
5 31 (47.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 26 (40.00%) UNIX
7 25 (38.46%) Middleware
8 22 (33.85%) PL/SQL
8 22 (33.85%) Solaris
9 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
10 18 (27.69%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (27.69%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (27.69%) Shell Script
11 17 (26.15%) Windows
11 17 (26.15%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (24.62%) Java
13 15 (23.08%) Data Guard
14 14 (21.54%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (21.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 13 (20.00%) SAN
15 13 (20.00%) AIX
15 13 (20.00%) Configuration Management
16 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
16 12 (18.46%) Oracle RMAN
16 12 (18.46%) ITIL
16 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (16.92%) Apache
18 10 (15.38%) VMware

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 49 (75.38%) WebLogic
2 11 (16.92%) Apache
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 7 (10.77%) LAN
2 7 (10.77%) WAN
2 7 (10.77%) DHCP
2 7 (10.77%) HTTP
2 7 (10.77%) VPN
2 7 (10.77%) DNS
3 6 (9.23%) SSL
4 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (4.62%) LDAP
6 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.92%) Oracle Database
2 31 (47.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 18 (27.69%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (4.62%) SQLPlus
9 2 (3.08%) OLTP
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.08%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (4.62%) Toad
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.62%) Hudson
4 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.54%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.54%) ProC
5 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 7 (10.77%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Automotive
3 3 (4.62%) Military
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) DBA
2 17 (26.15%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Oracle Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Administrator
5 7 (10.77%) Middleware Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.23%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior DBA
7 5 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (38.46%) Middleware
2 9 (13.85%) Web Services
2 9 (13.85%) XML
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (9.23%) JSF
4 6 (9.23%) CSS
5 5 (7.69%) HTML
6 3 (4.62%) Ajax
6 3 (4.62%) jQuery
6 3 (4.62%) JPA
6 3 (4.62%) J2EE
7 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.08%) Spring
7 2 (3.08%) .NET
7 2 (3.08%) XSD
7 2 (3.08%) XSLT
7 2 (3.08%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.54%) JSP
8 1 (1.54%) Struts
8 1 (1.54%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Replication
2 7 (10.77%) Thin Client
2 7 (10.77%) Fat Client
2 7 (10.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) W3C
4 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) UNIX
3 22 (33.85%) Solaris
4 17 (26.15%) Windows
5 13 (20.00%) AIX
6 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.77%) HPUX
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (18.46%) ITIL
4 10 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.85%) Service Management
6 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.77%) BPEL
6 7 (10.77%) Performance Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Change Data Capture
7 6 (9.23%) High Availability
7 6 (9.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (9.23%) OWASP
8 5 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 5 (7.69%) Migration
8 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma
10 3 (4.62%) UML
10 3 (4.62%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) SQL
2 22 (33.85%) PL/SQL
3 18 (27.69%) Shell Script
4 16 (24.62%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) C
6 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) R
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) C#
7 2 (3.08%) XPath
8 1 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) OCP
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
1 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (13.85%) VMware ESX
4 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (10.77%) KVM
5 7 (10.77%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Data Guard
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (4.62%) Legato
3 3 (4.62%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.62%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
3 10 (15.38%) VMware
4 7 (10.77%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) Veritas
6 3 (4.62%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) EMC
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.08%) Serena
8 1 (1.54%) Remedy
8 1 (1.54%) NetApp
8 1 (1.54%) IBM
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