The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 28 March 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)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 158 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.052% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £275
% change year-on-year +8.10% +34.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 401 674 601
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.52% 17.52% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 371 295
Median daily rate £363 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Oracle Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Oracle Application Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Application Server in the North West

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Application Server in the North West

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Application Server in the North West

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle Application Server.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 12c
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (81.82%) SaaS
3 9 (81.82%) PaaS
3 9 (81.82%) High Availability
3 9 (81.82%) IaaS
3 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (72.73%) Open Source
4 8 (72.73%) Data Management
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Change Management
5 7 (63.64%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
6 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
7 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
7 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
7 5 (45.45%) DevOps
8 4 (36.36%) SFIA
8 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
9 3 (27.27%) Finance
9 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
10 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
10 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy

Oracle Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) IaaS
1 9 (81.82%) PaaS
1 9 (81.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DBA
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) High Availability
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (72.73%) Change Management
2 8 (72.73%) Data Management
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Open Source
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
6 4 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
6 4 (36.36%) SFIA
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
7 2 (18.18%) ERP
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle