The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Oracle BPM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle BPM over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 119 127
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 1 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.058% 0.43% 0.036%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 8.40% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +13.33% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle BPM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 102 131 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.90% 5.09% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 58
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Oracle BPM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Oracle BPM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle BPM in Scotland

Oracle BPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle BPM in Scotland

Oracle BPM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +11 1 £400 -8.30%
Oracle BPM
UK

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the Scotland region with a requirement for Oracle BPM.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) JSF
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) Drools
2 5 (83.33%) RichFaces
3 4 (66.67%) BPMN
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) jBPM
4 3 (50.00%) Use Case
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Maven

Oracle BPM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MarkLogic
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UML Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Drools
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) JPA
1 5 (83.33%) JSF
1 5 (83.33%) RichFaces
2 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (50.00%) jBPM
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Spring Batch
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) BPMN
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Domain Models
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat