The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Oracle Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Forms over the 3 months to 23 June 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 Forms
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 134 124
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 7 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.30% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 2.14% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 17
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

Oracle Forms is in the development 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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 464 421 455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.08% 14.07% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 286 298
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 28
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.45 £37.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.89% +13.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.55 £32.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £43.00 £44.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Oracle Forms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Oracle Forms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Forms in the South West

Oracle Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Forms in the South West

Oracle Forms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Forms in the South West

Oracle Forms
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Forms within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Bristol -2 3 £400 +5.26%
Wiltshire - 3 £363 -
Gloucestershire +10 1 - -
Oracle Forms
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Forms.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) PL/SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (21.05%) Middleware
9 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
10 2 (10.53%) Migration
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (10.53%) VMware
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
10 2 (10.53%) WebCenter
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (10.53%) REST
10 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (10.53%) Kerberos
10 2 (10.53%) Toad

Oracle Forms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) GeoServer
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (10.53%) Toad
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) BPM Developer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (10.53%) OAuth2
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) WebCenter
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Presales
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Database Security
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) VMware