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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 605 598 574
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 46 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.048% 0.069%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 14
Median daily rate £295 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £347 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £308 £321
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 -

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
10345 10012 9383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.32% 18.49% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6203 5865
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 359 315
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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 24 May 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 20 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 24 May 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 +7 40 £285 -4.60% 5
West Midlands - 18 £401 - 1
Solihull - 17 - - 1
North East - 8 £283 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £283 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £283 -
London -6 6 £491 +65.04% 2
North West - 6 - -
Scotland -1 5 £330 -26.66%
Manchester - 5 - -
Erskine - 3 £330 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £330 -
Glasgow +6 1 - -
East of England -3 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - - 1
Warrington - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £401 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 57 (68.67%) WebLogic
3 53 (63.86%) Windows
4 49 (59.04%) Unix
4 49 (59.04%) Security Cleared
5 48 (57.83%) Linux
6 44 (53.01%) Oracle Database
7 42 (50.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 41 (49.40%) Java
9 40 (48.19%) J2EE
10 39 (46.99%) Oracle RAC
11 37 (44.58%) AIX
12 34 (40.96%) Solaris
12 34 (40.96%) SC Cleared
13 29 (34.94%) Data Guard
14 28 (33.73%) WebSphere
14 28 (33.73%) Configuration Management
14 28 (33.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (33.73%) WebSphere Application Server
15 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
15 27 (32.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 27 (32.53%) Performance Tuning
16 26 (31.33%) Shell Script
17 25 (30.12%) Oracle Applications
17 25 (30.12%) Axway
18 24 (28.92%) Database Tuning
18 24 (28.92%) SSL
19 23 (27.71%) Oracle EBS
20 22 (26.51%) Oracle Discoverer
20 22 (26.51%) Oracle 11i

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 57 (68.67%) WebLogic
2 28 (33.73%) WebSphere
2 28 (33.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (32.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 16 (19.28%) Apache
5 15 (18.07%) MQSeries
5 15 (18.07%) Tuxedo
6 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
7 13 (15.66%) AquaLogic
7 13 (15.66%) IIS
7 13 (15.66%) Oracle 10gAS
8 12 (14.46%) Jetty
8 12 (14.46%) nginx
9 11 (13.25%) PowerExchange
10 6 (7.23%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (6.02%) JBoss
12 4 (4.82%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (4.82%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
13 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (27.71%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (26.51%) Oracle 11i
3 22 (26.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (15.66%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.92%) SSL
2 12 (14.46%) DHCP
2 12 (14.46%) DNS
2 12 (14.46%) HTTP
2 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
3 11 (13.25%) FTP
3 11 (13.25%) IPsec
4 6 (7.23%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) LDAP
5 2 (2.41%) SAN
6 1 (1.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (53.01%) Oracle Database
2 42 (50.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (33.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (26.51%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (14.46%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (13.25%) PowerCenter
7 9 (10.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (7.23%) Data Mining
8 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.41%) Ingres
10 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.46%) Log4j
2 12 (14.46%) Travis CI
3 4 (4.82%) Build Forge
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.41%) Subversion
6 1 (1.20%) Gradle
6 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.41%) French Language
3 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (39.76%) DBA
2 31 (37.35%) Oracle DBA
3 19 (22.89%) SC Cleared DBA
4 16 (19.28%) Developer
5 15 (18.07%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Administrator
8 9 (10.84%) Middleware Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared Java Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) E-Business Administrator
12 3 (3.61%) Web Engineer
13 2 (2.41%) AIX Specialist
13 2 (2.41%) Applications Architect
13 2 (2.41%) Applications Support
13 2 (2.41%) Operations Engineer
13 2 (2.41%) Senior DBA
13 2 (2.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 2 (2.41%) Solaris Specialist
13 2 (2.41%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.19%) J2EE
2 20 (24.10%) Middleware
3 18 (21.69%) Web Services
4 15 (18.07%) IBM Integration Bus
5 14 (16.87%) .NET
6 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
6 11 (13.25%) JPA
6 11 (13.25%) Servlets
6 11 (13.25%) Spring
7 6 (7.23%) XML
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (3.61%) POSIX
9 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.41%) JSON
9 2 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.41%) Oracle Streams
9 2 (2.41%) Play Framework
9 2 (2.41%) RESTful
10 1 (1.20%) Java EE
10 1 (1.20%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.41%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.20%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.20%) Replication
3 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.86%) Windows
2 49 (59.04%) Unix
3 48 (57.83%) Linux
4 37 (44.58%) AIX
5 34 (40.96%) Solaris
6 15 (18.07%) OS/390
6 15 (18.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.82%) HPUX
9 1 (1.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Configuration Management
2 27 (32.53%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (28.92%) Database Tuning
4 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.28%) DevOps
4 16 (19.28%) ITIL
5 15 (18.07%) Change Management
6 13 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.66%) Service Delivery
7 12 (14.46%) Automated Testing
7 12 (14.46%) Problem Management
7 12 (14.46%) RAD
7 12 (14.46%) Release Management
7 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
8 11 (13.25%) QMS
9 9 (10.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (10.84%) Security Management
10 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.43%) CRM
12 6 (7.23%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) Java
2 26 (31.33%) Shell Script
3 16 (19.28%) C
4 15 (18.07%) Perl
5 14 (16.87%) C++
6 11 (13.25%) SQL
7 9 (10.84%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.20%) Korn
10 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (59.04%) Security Cleared
2 34 (40.96%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.66%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (9.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (9.64%) OCP
6 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 39 (46.99%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.46%) Xen
4 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) KVM
4 2 (2.41%) RHEV
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (34.94%) Data Guard
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.82%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.12%) Axway
4 19 (22.89%) Sun
5 16 (19.28%) IBM
6 15 (18.07%) VMware
7 14 (16.87%) Red Hat
8 12 (14.46%) Fujitsu
8 12 (14.46%) Informatica
9 11 (13.25%) Genesys
10 7 (8.43%) SAP
11 6 (7.23%) Siebel
12 2 (2.41%) EMC
12 2 (2.41%) HP
13 1 (1.20%) Citrix
13 1 (1.20%) Netezza
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