The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
Rank 479 522 528
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 114 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.090% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.25% 0.99% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 25 33
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£450 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £405
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5076 4627 5318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.28% 9.07% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2606 2364 2558
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 81 56
Average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +34 102 £444 +4.41% 13
London +16 38 £456 +7.35% 6
South West -12 19 £525 +5.00% 2
City of London +24 16 £494 +9.72% 1
South East +4 13 £400 -20.00% 2
Scotland -10 12 £450 -10.00% 2
Edinburgh - 12 £450 - 2
Yorkshire +11 10 £356 - 2
West Yorkshire +11 10 £356 - 2
Leeds +5 7 £368 -
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
East Midlands -1 3 £375 -
Milton Keynes -1 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £400 -
Bradford +6 1 £413 - 1
Reading - 1 £300 - 1
Worthing - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £300 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
North West - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Swindon - - - - 2
Wolverhampton - - - -
Newbury - - - -

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Oracle
2 99 (60.37%) SOA
3 69 (42.07%) Java
4 50 (30.49%) Web Services
5 47 (28.66%) Middleware
6 46 (28.05%) Finance
7 44 (26.83%) Oracle Database
8 43 (26.22%) BPEL
9 41 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 40 (24.39%) Oracle Service Bus
11 36 (21.95%) SQL
12 35 (21.34%) WebLogic
13 33 (20.12%) UNIX
14 27 (16.46%) Scrum
15 26 (15.85%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (15.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (14.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 22 (13.41%) JPA
17 22 (13.41%) IBM
17 22 (13.41%) Linux
17 22 (13.41%) Banking
18 20 (12.20%) WebCenter
18 20 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
19 19 (11.59%) JBoss
19 19 (11.59%) PL/SQL
20 18 (10.98%) Windows
20 18 (10.98%) XML
20 18 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (10.98%) JIRA
20 18 (10.98%) Logistics

Oracle BPM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (24.39%) Oracle Service Bus
2 35 (21.34%) WebLogic
3 26 (15.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (7.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 13 (7.93%) WebSphere
5 11 (6.71%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (5.49%) Oracle BPEL
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (3.66%) CICS
7 6 (3.66%) Apache
8 5 (3.05%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.22%) FileNet
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.22%) AquaLogic
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) MS Office
1 7 (4.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Documaker
2 8 (4.88%) Oracle FAH
3 5 (3.05%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.61%) AWD
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.61%) Cordys
4 1 (0.61%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.93%) HTTP
2 11 (6.71%) LDAP
3 9 (5.49%) HTTPS
4 8 (4.88%) SAN
4 8 (4.88%) Firewall
5 7 (4.27%) SSL
6 4 (2.44%) Internet
6 4 (2.44%) NAS
7 2 (1.22%) Network Security
8 1 (0.61%) SMTP
8 1 (0.61%) FTP
8 1 (0.61%) SSH
8 1 (0.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.83%) Oracle Database
2 26 (15.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (8.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (8.54%) DB2
3 14 (8.54%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.93%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (7.93%) Oracle ODI
5 9 (5.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.22%) OLTP
9 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.22%) TKPROF
10 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (10.98%) JIRA
2 15 (9.15%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (9.15%) Subversion
3 12 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.71%) Maven
5 7 (4.27%) Hudson
5 7 (4.27%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.27%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.66%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.05%) JDeveloper
7 5 (3.05%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.83%) Ant
10 2 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.22%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.61%) JUnit
11 1 (0.61%) PVCS
11 1 (0.61%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.61%) Lombardi
General
1 46 (28.05%) Finance
2 22 (13.41%) Banking
3 16 (9.76%) Billing
4 9 (5.49%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.44%) Front Office
5 4 (2.44%) Military
6 3 (1.83%) Marketing
6 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) International Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (32.32%) Developer
2 40 (24.39%) Consultant
3 37 (22.56%) Oracle Consultant
4 27 (16.46%) Architect
4 27 (16.46%) Oracle Developer
5 24 (14.63%) SOA Consultant
6 23 (14.02%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 21 (12.80%) Designer
8 12 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 11 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (6.71%) Technical Leader
9 11 (6.71%) SOA Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Java Architect
11 9 (5.49%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 9 (5.49%) Middleware Consultant
12 7 (4.27%) Solutions Designer
13 5 (3.05%) Junior
13 5 (3.05%) Junior Architect
13 5 (3.05%) Junior Java Architect
13 5 (3.05%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (30.49%) Web Services
2 47 (28.66%) Middleware
3 41 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 22 (13.41%) JPA
5 20 (12.20%) WebCenter
6 18 (10.98%) XML
7 17 (10.37%) JSF
8 16 (9.76%) Hibernate
8 16 (9.76%) RichFaces
9 15 (9.15%) Oracle ADF
9 15 (9.15%) HTML
9 15 (9.15%) J2EE
10 14 (8.54%) .NET
10 14 (8.54%) Apache CXF
11 12 (7.32%) SOAP
11 12 (7.32%) JMS
12 11 (6.71%) JDBC
13 9 (5.49%) XSLT
14 8 (4.88%) jBPM
14 8 (4.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.27%) Wiki
3 6 (3.66%) Replication
4 5 (3.05%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.05%) Credit Risk
4 5 (3.05%) Market Risk
4 5 (3.05%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.83%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.22%) Open Source
6 2 (1.22%) W3C
6 2 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.22%) Derivative
7 1 (0.61%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.61%) Equities
7 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.12%) UNIX
2 22 (13.41%) Linux
3 18 (10.98%) Windows
4 4 (2.44%) AIX
4 4 (2.44%) zOS
5 2 (1.22%) Solaris
5 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.61%) MVS
6 1 (0.61%) SUSE
6 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (60.37%) SOA
2 43 (26.22%) BPEL
3 27 (16.46%) Scrum
4 18 (10.98%) Workflow
4 18 (10.98%) Logistics
4 18 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (10.37%) UML
5 17 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.54%) OO
7 12 (7.32%) Revenue Management
8 11 (6.71%) Use Case
8 11 (6.71%) Complex Event Processing
8 11 (6.71%) Data Modelling
8 11 (6.71%) Process Management
9 10 (6.10%) Migration
10 9 (5.49%) Content Management
11 8 (4.88%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.88%) BPMN
11 8 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (42.07%) Java
2 36 (21.95%) SQL
3 19 (11.59%) PL/SQL
4 16 (9.76%) Python
5 12 (7.32%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 10 (6.10%) Jython
7 10 (6.10%) COBOL
8 5 (3.05%) PHP
9 4 (2.44%) C#
9 4 (2.44%) XPath
10 3 (1.83%) C
11 2 (1.22%) VBScript
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) C++
12 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.61%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) OCP
5 1 (0.61%) OCA
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.71%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.88%) QA
2 8 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.44%) SRDF
4 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.61%) RACF
Systems Management
1 24 (14.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (6.71%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.83%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.22%) Puppet
4 2 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.61%) OVSD
5 1 (0.61%) OpenView
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.61%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 164 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (13.41%) IBM
3 19 (11.59%) JBoss
4 15 (9.15%) Perforce
5 11 (6.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.10%) Siebel
7 6 (3.66%) EMC
7 6 (3.66%) Remedy
8 5 (3.05%) Open Text
8 5 (3.05%) Zend
8 5 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.05%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.83%) Software AG
9 3 (1.83%) Sybase
10 2 (1.22%) SAP
10 2 (1.22%) Adobe
10 2 (1.22%) BMC
10 2 (1.22%) NetApp
10 2 (1.22%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.22%) HP
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