The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle BPM 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 BPM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 507 480 528
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +48
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 96 106 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.20% 2.18% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 65 27
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£500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4360 4855 4520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 9.04% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2546 2268
Average daily rate £450 £425 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 62 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £49.50 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -20.63%

Oracle BPM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle BPM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle BPM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle BPM within the UK.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle BPM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle BPM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Oracle BPM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle BPM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPM within the UK.

Oracle BPM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle BPM
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 BPM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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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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 -20 87 £500 +11.11% 9
North West - 30 £575 - 1
London -1 29 £525 +10.52% 2
Manchester - 24 £575 -
South East -17 14 £476 +58.50%
City of London -7 11 £525 +6.32% 1
West Midlands +9 10 £375 - 2
Merseyside - 5 £625 - 1
Liverpool - 5 £625 - 1
Surrey - 4 £425 -
Croydon - 4 - -
Wales - 4 £495 -
West Sussex -10 3 £485 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £480 -
Birmingham - 3 £400 - 1
Solihull - 3 £375 - 1
Oxford - 3 £480 -
Berkshire +8 2 £476 +58.50%
Warwickshire -3 2 £406 -
Scotland -8 2 £400 -11.11%
Worthing -12 2 £483 -
Swansea - 2 £495 -
Weybridge - 2 £500 -
Cardiff - 2 - -
West Wales - 2 £495 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Reading +10 1 - -
Bristol +2 1 £500 +2.56% 2
Hampshire -6 1 £425 +29.77%
Edinburgh -9 1 - -

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle BPM 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 BPM.

1 172 (99.42%) Oracle
2 115 (66.47%) SOA
3 71 (41.04%) Middleware
4 70 (40.46%) Java
5 69 (39.88%) WebLogic
6 64 (36.99%) Oracle Database
7 63 (36.42%) Oracle Fusion
8 59 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (32.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 53 (30.64%) SQL
11 48 (27.75%) Finance
12 43 (24.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 42 (24.28%) XML
14 32 (18.50%) Linux
15 30 (17.34%) Web Services
15 30 (17.34%) Oracle EBS
15 30 (17.34%) SDLC
16 28 (16.18%) Security Cleared
16 28 (16.18%) Oracle Service Bus
17 27 (15.61%) UML
18 26 (15.03%) J2EE
18 26 (15.03%) SOAP
18 26 (15.03%) BPEL
19 25 (14.45%) XSLT
19 25 (14.45%) IBM
20 21 (12.14%) Process Management
21 20 (11.56%) Scrum
21 20 (11.56%) Maven
21 20 (11.56%) PL/SQL
21 20 (11.56%) Continuous Integration

Oracle BPM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle BPM 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 BPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 69 (39.88%) WebLogic
2 57 (32.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 28 (16.18%) Oracle Service Bus
4 16 (9.25%) AquaLogic
5 10 (5.78%) JBoss
5 10 (5.78%) Apache
6 9 (5.20%) WebSphere
6 9 (5.20%) Oracle BPEL
7 8 (4.62%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.47%) Confluence
10 5 (2.89%) Documentum
10 5 (2.89%) Mule
11 4 (2.31%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.31%) Jetty
11 4 (2.31%) Alfresco
11 4 (2.31%) WebLogic Integration
11 4 (2.31%) Apache Qpid
11 4 (2.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.89%) MS Office
3 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 30 (17.34%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.05%) Oracle TCA
3 5 (2.89%) AquaLogic BPM
4 4 (2.31%) Markit EDM
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (2.31%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (2.31%) thinkFolio
4 4 (2.31%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (1.16%) Documaker
5 2 (1.16%) AWD
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.58%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.31%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) LDAP
1 6 (3.47%) HTTP
2 5 (2.89%) SAN
3 4 (2.31%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (1.73%) Internet
4 3 (1.73%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.99%) Oracle Database
2 43 (24.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (8.67%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (7.51%) Oracle ODI
4 13 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.94%) MySQL
5 12 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.31%) Redis
10 4 (2.31%) Riak
10 4 (2.31%) Infinispan
10 4 (2.31%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (1.73%) TKPROF
11 3 (1.73%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Maven
2 13 (7.51%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.36%) Ant
3 11 (6.36%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (5.78%) Lombardi
4 10 (5.78%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.62%) JIRA
6 7 (4.05%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.47%) JUnit
8 5 (2.89%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.31%) Gradle
9 4 (2.31%) Artifactory
9 4 (2.31%) Gerrit
9 4 (2.31%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.31%) JDeveloper
9 4 (2.31%) JMeter
9 4 (2.31%) Selenium
9 4 (2.31%) Mocha
9 4 (2.31%) Hudson
10 3 (1.73%) Apache Continuum
General
1 48 (27.75%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Banking
3 7 (4.05%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (2.31%) Back Office
5 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.73%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (34.68%) Developer
2 53 (30.64%) Architect
3 35 (20.23%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (11.56%) Consultant
4 20 (11.56%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (10.98%) Oracle Architect
6 17 (9.83%) Oracle Consultant
7 11 (6.36%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.78%) Middleware Architect
9 9 (5.20%) SOA Developer
10 7 (4.05%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 7 (4.05%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.05%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.89%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.89%) Java Architect
11 5 (2.89%) Technical Leader
12 4 (2.31%) Designer
12 4 (2.31%) SOA Consultant
12 4 (2.31%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (41.04%) Middleware
2 63 (36.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 42 (24.28%) XML
4 30 (17.34%) Web Services
5 26 (15.03%) SOAP
5 26 (15.03%) J2EE
6 25 (14.45%) XSLT
7 19 (10.98%) HTML
8 18 (10.40%) EJB
8 18 (10.40%) JMS
9 17 (9.83%) Oracle ADF
9 17 (9.83%) WebCenter
10 15 (8.67%) JSP
10 15 (8.67%) XSD
11 14 (8.09%) Spring
11 14 (8.09%) WSDL
12 13 (7.51%) .NET
13 12 (6.94%) Ajax
14 11 (6.36%) REST
14 11 (6.36%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.05%) W3C
4 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.73%) Replication
5 3 (1.73%) NHS
6 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.16%) Informatics
6 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.58%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.50%) Linux
2 17 (9.83%) Windows
3 6 (3.47%) UNIX
3 6 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.89%) AIX
5 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.31%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (66.47%) SOA
2 59 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (17.34%) SDLC
4 27 (15.61%) UML
5 26 (15.03%) BPEL
6 21 (12.14%) Process Management
7 20 (11.56%) Scrum
7 20 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.98%) TOGAF
9 16 (9.25%) Workflow
10 13 (7.51%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.51%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.51%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (6.94%) Open Source
11 12 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.36%) ERP
12 11 (6.36%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (5.78%) Data Management
13 10 (5.78%) EAI
13 10 (5.78%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 70 (40.46%) Java
2 53 (30.64%) SQL
3 20 (11.56%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 11 (6.36%) XPath
5 9 (5.20%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.20%) C#
6 8 (4.62%) XQuery
7 5 (2.89%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.31%) VBScript
9 3 (1.73%) C++
9 3 (1.73%) C
9 3 (1.73%) Delphi
10 2 (1.16%) COBOL
10 2 (1.16%) VB
10 2 (1.16%) Python
10 2 (1.16%) Jython
11 1 (0.58%) VB6
11 1 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.83%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.51%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.89%) Degree
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.31%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.31%) Squid
4 4 (2.31%) Varnish
4 4 (2.31%) vCloud
5 3 (1.73%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (9.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (8.09%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.31%) HAProxy
3 4 (2.31%) ZABBIX
3 4 (2.31%) Puppet
3 4 (2.31%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.31%) Ansible
3 4 (2.31%) logstash
3 4 (2.31%) Salt
3 4 (2.31%) Kibana
3 4 (2.31%) Rundeck
4 3 (1.73%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 2 (1.16%) SCOM
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 172 (99.42%) Oracle
2 25 (14.45%) IBM
3 17 (9.83%) Pega
4 12 (6.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.62%) Metastorm
6 7 (4.05%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.47%) SAP
7 6 (3.47%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.47%) VMware
8 5 (2.89%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (2.89%) BEA
9 4 (2.31%) Cerner
9 4 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.31%) SimCorp
9 4 (2.31%) Splunk
9 4 (2.31%) OpenText
9 4 (2.31%) Charles River
9 4 (2.31%) Twitter
10 3 (1.73%) Micro Focus
10 3 (1.73%) webMethods
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