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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
Rank 601 558 492
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -66
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 12 34 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.36% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 45
Average daily rate
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£318 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
-23.61% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £32.50

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
10266 9458 8629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.39% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6491 5680 4837
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 364 438
Average hourly rate £20.80 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 21 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 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -47 12 £318 -23.49% 3
East of England +4 4 - -
South East -17 3 - -
London -20 3 £338 -32.50% 1
Hampshire -3 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
City of London -9 1 £475 -16.88%
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £275 -
Dorset - 1 £275 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £275 -
Dunstable - 1 - -

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 16 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (32.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (32.50%) Middleware
6 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
7 12 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (30.00%) Tomcat
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (27.50%) Web Services
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.00%) Java
9 10 (25.00%) Internet
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
10 9 (22.50%) Perl
10 9 (22.50%) J2EE
10 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
10 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.00%) High Availability
11 8 (20.00%) Data Guard
11 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) SAS
4 4 (10.00%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) Apache
5 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.50%) iPlanet
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.00%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle iStore
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
2 6 (15.00%) LDAP
3 5 (12.50%) Intranet
4 3 (7.50%) FCoE
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 3 (7.50%) VLAN
4 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (12.50%) OLTP
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (10.00%) TKPROF
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.00%) MySQL
9 1 (2.50%) DB2
9 1 (2.50%) OLAP
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (7.50%) Hudson
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (7.50%) JDeveloper
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (15.00%) DBA
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.50%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Middleware
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (27.50%) Web Services
3 9 (22.50%) J2EE
4 8 (20.00%) JPA
5 6 (15.00%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) XML
6 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (10.00%) XML Schema
7 4 (10.00%) XSD
7 4 (10.00%) XSLT
8 3 (7.50%) CSS
8 3 (7.50%) Ajax
8 3 (7.50%) jQuery
9 2 (5.00%) JSP
9 2 (5.00%) SOAP
10 1 (2.50%) JMS
10 1 (2.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.00%) W3C
3 4 (10.00%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) UNIX
4 5 (12.50%) Solaris
4 5 (12.50%) AIX
5 3 (7.50%) HPUX
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) SUSE
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) High Availability
4 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.50%) ITSM
6 5 (12.50%) BPEL
6 5 (12.50%) Change Management
6 5 (12.50%) RAD
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.00%) Analytics
7 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) OOD
7 4 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) PL/SQL
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) Perl
5 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (12.50%) C-shell
6 5 (12.50%) C
7 4 (10.00%) Korn
7 4 (10.00%) XPath
8 3 (7.50%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) Python
9 1 (2.50%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) MCITP
4 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.00%) OCP
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (7.50%) Samba
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (7.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Veritas
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) PlateSpin
4 3 (7.50%) F5
4 3 (7.50%) Sun
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Cognos
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Opsware
5 2 (5.00%) Serena
6 1 (2.50%) BEA
6 1 (2.50%) IBM