The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle BPM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle BPM over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 595 524 518
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 48 112 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.12% 2.40% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 74 62
Median daily rate £488 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £435
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4277 4657 5109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 8.31% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2622 2645 2775
Median daily rate £438 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +4.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 72
Median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £43.00 £50.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.98%

Oracle BPM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle BPM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle BPM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -65 42 £500 - 11
London -21 12 £538 +13.15% 2
South East -11 10 £525 +17.97% 8
Berkshire +7 9 £538 +13.03% 1
Yorkshire +9 6 £475 +8.57%
Scotland -9 6 £340 -15.00%
Bracknell - 6 £563 -
South West - 5 - -
City of London +38 3 £413 -13.15%
Glasgow +6 3 - -
South Yorkshire +2 3 £550 +25.71%
Edinburgh -7 3 £340 -
Sheffield -12 3 £550 +25.71%
West Midlands -33 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 £463 -
Bristol - 3 - -
East Midlands +7 2 £450 -10.00%
Gloucester - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 1
Surrey -8 1 £340 -20.00%
North West -43 1 £350 -39.13%
Midlands - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - - 1
Welwyn - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £350 -
Guildford - 1 £340 -

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPM 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 BPM.

1 113 (99.12%) Oracle
2 67 (58.77%) Java
3 57 (50.00%) SOA
4 51 (44.74%) Middleware
5 37 (32.46%) Oracle Database
6 36 (31.58%) Oracle Fusion
7 32 (28.07%) Web Services
7 32 (28.07%) WebCenter
8 29 (25.44%) Linux
9 28 (24.56%) J2EE
10 27 (23.68%) Security Cleared
11 26 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (22.81%) SOAP
11 26 (22.81%) Open Source
11 26 (22.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 23 (20.18%) Finance
12 23 (20.18%) XML
13 21 (18.42%) SQL
14 20 (17.54%) UML
14 20 (17.54%) Windows
14 20 (17.54%) WebLogic
15 19 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
15 19 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (15.79%) XSD
17 16 (14.04%) Hibernate
17 16 (14.04%) SC Cleared
17 16 (14.04%) REST
18 15 (13.16%) Oracle Service Bus
18 15 (13.16%) WebSphere
18 15 (13.16%) XSLT

Oracle BPM
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 26 (22.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (17.54%) WebLogic
3 15 (13.16%) JBoss
3 15 (13.16%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (13.16%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.77%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (7.02%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (5.26%) Apache
7 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.39%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (3.51%) FileNet
8 4 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (2.63%) Confluence
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.88%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 8 (7.02%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) GitHub
1 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.88%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) LDAP
2 3 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.46%) Oracle Database
2 19 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (12.28%) MySQL
4 12 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (4.39%) DB2
8 4 (3.51%) MarkLogic
8 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.63%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.88%) GIS
11 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (8.77%) EasyMock
2 10 (8.77%) Mockito
3 7 (6.14%) JDeveloper
4 5 (4.39%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.63%) JIRA
6 3 (2.63%) Maven
7 2 (1.75%) Subversion
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.88%) Bower
8 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.88%) Grunt
8 1 (0.88%) Hudson
8 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.88%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.88%) Toad
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Banking
2 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) German Language
3 1 (0.88%) International Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Architect
3 21 (18.42%) Java Developer
4 19 (16.67%) SOA Developer
5 17 (14.91%) Oracle Developer
6 15 (13.16%) Consultant
6 15 (13.16%) Oracle Consultant
7 12 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
8 11 (9.65%) Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 10 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (7.02%) Data Analyst
10 8 (7.02%) Lead Architect
10 8 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Consultant
10 8 (7.02%) SOA Consultant
11 7 (6.14%) Data Migration Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Migration Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) XML Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (44.74%) Middleware
2 36 (31.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 32 (28.07%) Web Services
3 32 (28.07%) WebCenter
4 28 (24.56%) J2EE
5 26 (22.81%) SOAP
6 23 (20.18%) XML
7 18 (15.79%) XSD
8 16 (14.04%) Hibernate
8 16 (14.04%) REST
9 15 (13.16%) XSLT
10 14 (12.28%) JSF
11 13 (11.40%) Drools
11 13 (11.40%) JPA
11 13 (11.40%) RichFaces
12 11 (9.65%) JSON
12 11 (9.65%) Spring
13 10 (8.77%) Apache Camel
13 10 (8.77%) jBPM
13 10 (8.77%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.14%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.44%) Linux
2 20 (17.54%) Windows
3 8 (7.02%) Unix
4 5 (4.39%) AIX
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.00%) SOA
2 26 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) Open Source
3 20 (17.54%) UML
4 14 (12.28%) BPMN
4 14 (12.28%) Scrum
5 13 (11.40%) Content Management
6 12 (10.53%) BPEL
6 12 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.53%) Migration
6 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.65%) Data Migration
7 11 (9.65%) OO
7 11 (9.65%) Use Case
8 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (8.77%) Integration Testing
9 9 (7.89%) Workflow
10 8 (7.02%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.02%) Process Management
10 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.77%) Java
2 21 (18.42%) SQL
3 13 (11.40%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.51%) Jython
6 4 (3.51%) Perl
7 3 (2.63%) XPath
7 3 (2.63%) XQuery
8 2 (1.75%) C#
8 2 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.88%) Lisp
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.14%) Degree
3 7 (6.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 113 (99.12%) Oracle
2 12 (10.53%) Google
3 10 (8.77%) IBM
3 10 (8.77%) WSO2
4 9 (7.89%) Endeca
5 7 (6.14%) FatWire
6 3 (2.63%) Informatica
6 3 (2.63%) Pega
6 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) BEA
7 1 (0.88%) ESRI
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Lumension
7 1 (0.88%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) Software AG
7 1 (0.88%) Sophos
7 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.88%) Vitria