Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Oracle Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Application Server over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Application Server (OAS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 747 844
Rank change year-on-year -52 +97 -60
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 63 108 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.11% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.60% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 12
England median daily rate £350 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -32.98%
10th Percentile £307 £300 £288
90th Percentile £449 £556 £395
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year - +1.82% -23.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
England median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £36.00 -

Oracle Application Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15767 18098 18560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.63% 18.55% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10456 11804 11801
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 448 555
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.23 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.98 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.15
% change year-on-year - -0.74% +11.94%

Oracle Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Application Server in England

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Application Server in England

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Application Server in England

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Application Server in England

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East +46 27 £330 -
North of England +6 27 £330 -5.71%
Midlands +30 15 £323 -7.86%
East Midlands - 12 £320 -
South West +5 11 £410 +17.14%
South East +4 8 £556 +85.42%
West Midlands +6 2 £388 +10.71%
East of England - 2 £500 -
London -10 1 £500 -0.60% 1
Oracle Application Server
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Application Server.

1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (92.06%) Tomcat
3 56 (88.89%) WebLogic
4 53 (84.13%) Linux
4 53 (84.13%) JBoss
5 52 (82.54%) Unix
6 49 (77.78%) J2EE
6 49 (77.78%) Firewall
7 48 (76.19%) Apache
7 48 (76.19%) Sun
7 48 (76.19%) Red Hat
7 48 (76.19%) iPlanet
8 47 (74.60%) AIX
8 47 (74.60%) Solaris
9 46 (73.02%) HPUX
10 45 (71.43%) High Availability
11 44 (69.84%) TCP/IP
11 44 (69.84%) Clustering
12 43 (68.25%) SUSE
13 42 (66.67%) Load Balancing
13 42 (66.67%) Cisco
13 42 (66.67%) F5
13 42 (66.67%) Security Cleared
14 32 (50.79%) SC Cleared
15 30 (47.62%) ITIL
16 24 (38.10%) VMware
16 24 (38.10%) Hyper-V
16 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (36.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 23 (36.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Oracle Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 58 (92.06%) Tomcat
2 56 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 53 (84.13%) JBoss
4 48 (76.19%) Apache
4 48 (76.19%) iPlanet
5 11 (17.46%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (17.46%) MQSeries
5 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
5 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
5 11 (17.46%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (7.94%) Liferay
6 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
6 5 (7.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Pig
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (77.78%) Firewall
2 44 (69.84%) TCP/IP
3 17 (26.98%) SAN
4 16 (25.40%) DNS
5 12 (19.05%) FCoE
5 12 (19.05%) iSCSI
5 12 (19.05%) WAN
6 11 (17.46%) LDAP
6 11 (17.46%) NAS
7 3 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.94%) JasperReports
3 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data
6 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.17%) Neo4j
6 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) OLAP
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.76%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 3 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.17%) Gradle
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.94%) French Language
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Unix Engineer
2 23 (36.51%) Solaris Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.76%) UI/UX Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) UX Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Project Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (77.78%) J2EE
2 10 (15.87%) Java EE
3 6 (9.52%) Web Services
4 5 (7.94%) Spring
4 5 (7.94%) XML
5 4 (6.35%) RESTful
6 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.76%) JSON
6 3 (4.76%) Play Framework
6 3 (4.76%) SOAP
7 2 (3.17%) .NET
7 2 (3.17%) Ajax
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Camel
7 2 (3.17%) jQuery
7 2 (3.17%) OSGi
7 2 (3.17%) REST
7 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.59%) DHTML
8 1 (1.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 44 (69.84%) Clustering
2 20 (31.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) DataPower
5 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Linux
2 52 (82.54%) Unix
3 47 (74.60%) AIX
3 47 (74.60%) Solaris
4 46 (73.02%) HPUX
5 43 (68.25%) SUSE
6 17 (26.98%) Windows
7 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) High Availability
2 42 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 30 (47.62%) ITIL
4 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
5 11 (17.46%) Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.76%) Analytical Thinking
10 3 (4.76%) Microservices
10 3 (4.76%) Open Source
10 3 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
10 3 (4.76%) RAD
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
11 2 (3.17%) DevOps
11 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) Shell Script
2 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 18 (28.57%) C-shell
2 18 (28.57%) Korn
2 18 (28.57%) Perl
3 13 (20.63%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) Groovy
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (50.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (38.10%) Hyper-V
1 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (36.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 21 (33.33%) KVM
4 16 (25.40%) Samba
5 11 (17.46%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) OpenView
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (76.19%) Red Hat
2 48 (76.19%) Sun
3 42 (66.67%) Cisco
3 42 (66.67%) F5
4 24 (38.10%) VMware
5 23 (36.51%) PlateSpin
5 23 (36.51%) Veritas
6 21 (33.33%) HP
7 11 (17.46%) Cognos
7 11 (17.46%) Opsware
8 6 (9.52%) Borland
9 5 (7.94%) IBM
9 5 (7.94%) Talend
10 1 (1.59%) CommVault
10 1 (1.59%) Informatica
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft