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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 604 631 585
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -46
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 46 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.025% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 8
Median daily rate £325 £369 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -6.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £310 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £453 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.40% -

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
9829 9992 9438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.20% 17.54% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6499 6277 5544
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 312 390
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £41.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

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 26 July 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 27 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 26 July 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 +13 40 £300 -18.64% 1
West Midlands - 17 £350 - 1
Solihull - 15 - - 1
South East +15 8 £300 -25.00%
Hampshire +10 8 £300 -
Scotland +3 6 £335 -
North East - 6 £270 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £270 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £270 -
London 0 5 £362 +7.11%
Renfrewshire - 3 £330 -
Erskine - 3 £330 -
Andover -14 2 £425 -
South West - 2 £359 -
Glasgow - 2 £450 -
City of London +47 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £418 -
Southampton - 1 £288 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -
Warwick - 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £430 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £430 -
North West - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
Dorset - 1 £418 -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 64 (73.56%) WebLogic
3 61 (70.11%) Unix
3 61 (70.11%) Windows
4 52 (59.77%) Oracle Database
5 48 (55.17%) Security Cleared
6 46 (52.87%) Linux
7 41 (47.13%) SC Cleared
7 41 (47.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 38 (43.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 37 (42.53%) Oracle RAC
10 35 (40.23%) Shell Script
11 34 (39.08%) Data Guard
12 33 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (35.63%) AIX
14 30 (34.48%) Oracle Discoverer
14 30 (34.48%) Oracle Applications
14 30 (34.48%) Virtual Machines
14 30 (34.48%) Database Tuning
15 29 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
16 28 (32.18%) Oracle 11i
16 28 (32.18%) Oracle EBS R12
17 27 (31.03%) Solaris
17 27 (31.03%) Java
18 26 (29.89%) J2EE
19 23 (26.44%) ITIL
19 23 (26.44%) Middleware
20 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
20 22 (25.29%) WebSphere Application Server
20 22 (25.29%) Perl

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 64 (73.56%) WebLogic
2 22 (25.29%) WebSphere
2 22 (25.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (24.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 20 (22.99%) MQSeries
4 20 (22.99%) Tuxedo
5 18 (20.69%) AquaLogic
6 7 (8.05%) JBoss
7 5 (5.75%) Oracle 10gAS
8 4 (4.60%) Apache
8 4 (4.60%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.15%) CICS
10 1 (1.15%) IIS
10 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (32.18%) Oracle 11i
3 28 (32.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (20.69%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) SSL
2 6 (6.90%) Internet
3 3 (3.45%) SAN
4 2 (2.30%) Firewall
4 2 (2.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) DHCP
5 1 (1.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) VPN
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (59.77%) Oracle Database
2 41 (47.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 38 (43.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 30 (34.48%) Oracle Discoverer
5 15 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
7 7 (8.05%) SQLPlus
8 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.30%) Ingres
9 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.30%) OLAP
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Build Forge
2 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.30%) Hudson
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.15%) Gradle
4 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) DBA
2 37 (42.53%) Oracle DBA
3 22 (25.29%) SC Cleared DBA
4 21 (24.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 10 (11.49%) Consultant
6 9 (10.34%) Administrator
6 9 (10.34%) Applications Consultant
6 9 (10.34%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.34%) Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Middleware Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Applications Support Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Support Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) E-Business Administrator
11 3 (3.45%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Architect
11 3 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
12 2 (2.30%) Senior DBA
12 2 (2.30%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) J2EE
2 23 (26.44%) Middleware
3 20 (22.99%) IBM Integration Bus
4 12 (13.79%) Web Services
4 12 (13.79%) XML
5 9 (10.34%) CSS
6 6 (6.90%) XSL
6 6 (6.90%) XSLT
7 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.75%) Spring
8 4 (4.60%) JPA
9 3 (3.45%) JSON
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (3.45%) POSIX
10 2 (2.30%) .NET
10 2 (2.30%) Ajax
10 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.30%) HTML
10 2 (2.30%) jQuery
10 2 (2.30%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.15%) Clustering
3 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.15%) iPad
3 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (70.11%) Unix
1 61 (70.11%) Windows
2 46 (52.87%) Linux
3 31 (35.63%) AIX
4 27 (31.03%) Solaris
5 21 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 20 (22.99%) OS/390
7 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (5.75%) HPUX
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (34.48%) Database Tuning
3 23 (26.44%) ITIL
4 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
5 20 (22.99%) Change Management
6 19 (21.84%) Release Management
7 18 (20.69%) Service Delivery
8 17 (19.54%) Problem Management
9 16 (18.39%) QMS
10 14 (16.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (16.09%) Security Management
11 7 (8.05%) ERD
11 7 (8.05%) Presales
12 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.75%) RAD
13 4 (4.60%) Change Data Capture
13 4 (4.60%) DevOps
13 4 (4.60%) High Availability
13 4 (4.60%) Migration
13 4 (4.60%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) Shell Script
2 27 (31.03%) Java
3 22 (25.29%) Perl
4 20 (22.99%) C
4 20 (22.99%) SQL
5 19 (21.84%) C++
6 18 (20.69%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.30%) Korn
9 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 41 (47.13%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.94%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (13.79%) OCP
5 10 (11.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.45%) Degree
8 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (42.53%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (34.48%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.30%) KVM
5 2 (2.30%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 34 (39.08%) Data Guard
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.60%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.14%) IBM
4 18 (20.69%) Axway
4 18 (20.69%) Sun
5 17 (19.54%) Fujitsu
6 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 8 (9.20%) Citrix
8 6 (6.90%) Northgate
8 6 (6.90%) VMware
9 2 (2.30%) EMC
9 2 (2.30%) HP
9 2 (2.30%) Serena
10 1 (1.15%) Netezza