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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Forms
England / South West
Rank 123 131 133
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 12 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% 1.52% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Median daily rate £365 £481 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.15% +44.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £456 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £506 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £336
% change year-on-year +11.53% -3.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £33.50

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 514 396 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 20.13% 13.81% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 237 274
Median daily rate £385 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.77% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 27
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.84% +9.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £31.40 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Forms in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 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
Bristol +3 5 £338 - 1
Gloucestershire +2 2 £450 -12.19%
Wiltshire +4 1 - - 3
Oracle Forms
England

Oracle Forms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) PL/SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) Middleware
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (15.38%) IIS
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) Migration
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (11.54%) VMware
11 3 (11.54%) Content Management
11 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
11 3 (11.54%) WebCenter
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (11.54%) REST
12 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
12 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
12 2 (7.69%) Database Security

Oracle Forms
Top Related 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 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (7.69%) Toad
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) BPM Developer
4 2 (7.69%) DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Report Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Middleware
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (11.54%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) WebCenter
3 2 (7.69%) OAuth2
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) Content Management
3 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Database Security
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Security Management
4 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) PL/SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) vRealize
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat