The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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)
England / South East
Rank 232 255 262
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7  
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.076% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.94% 1.12% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £513 £425 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.58% -29.16%  
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 the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 669 627 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.63% 6.85% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 365 393
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 2
Median hourly rate £36.50 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.04% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £49.25 £15.45
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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Oracle BPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle BPM in the South East

Oracle BPM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle BPM in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle BPM in the South East

Oracle BPM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
West Sussex - 8 £512 -
Surrey - 3 £625 -
Berkshire +21 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Oracle BPM
England

Oracle BPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle BPM.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (78.13%) Java
3 24 (75.00%) SOA
3 24 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (62.50%) REST
4 20 (62.50%) XML
5 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 19 (59.38%) Spring
6 18 (56.25%) JMS
7 16 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 15 (46.88%) Web Services
8 15 (46.88%) Maven
8 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
9 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
10 13 (40.63%) SOAP
11 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (34.38%) SDLC
13 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (31.25%) Subversion
13 10 (31.25%) Process Improvement
13 10 (31.25%) EJB 3.0
13 10 (31.25%) Scrum
13 10 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (31.25%) MVC
13 10 (31.25%) Workflow
13 10 (31.25%) JUnit
13 10 (31.25%) EJB
13 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle BPM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (18.75%) Confluence
5 6 (18.75%) nginx
6 2 (6.25%) Apache
6 2 (6.25%) JBoss
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Maven
2 10 (31.25%) JUnit
2 10 (31.25%) Subversion
3 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.00%) Ant
4 8 (25.00%) Mockito
5 7 (21.88%) JIRA
6 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
7 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.25%) Gradle
7 2 (6.25%) JMeter
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 18 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Middleware Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 6 (18.75%) SOA Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Angular Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Digital Developer
7 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) BPM Developer
8 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) REST
1 20 (62.50%) XML
2 19 (59.38%) Spring
3 18 (56.25%) JMS
4 15 (46.88%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) SOAP
6 10 (31.25%) EJB
6 10 (31.25%) EJB 3.0
7 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
7 9 (28.13%) J2EE
7 9 (28.13%) XSD
7 9 (28.13%) XSLT
8 8 (25.00%) Grails
8 8 (25.00%) Java EE
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
8 8 (25.00%) JSF
8 8 (25.00%) Middleware
8 8 (25.00%) Node.js
8 8 (25.00%) React
8 8 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) SOA
2 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) SDLC
5 10 (31.25%) MVC
5 10 (31.25%) Process Improvement
5 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) Workflow
6 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
8 6 (18.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 6 (18.75%) Product Management
9 5 (15.63%) ERP
10 2 (6.25%) BPEL
10 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.25%) User Stories
10 2 (6.25%) Validation
10 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
5 8 (25.00%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 7 (21.88%) Ansible
2 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Ambari
3 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.13%) SAP