Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 23 October 2018 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)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 806 772
Rank change year-on-year -61 -34 +108
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 20 77 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.077% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 57 80
UK median daily rate £415 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £371 £307 £300
90th Percentile £476 £447 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £337 £350
% change year-on-year +22.77% -3.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,406 16,785 19,632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.83% 16.75% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,334 10,991 12,834
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 415 507
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +7.89%

Oracle Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Application Server in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Application Server in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Application Server in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Application Server in the UK

Oracle Application Server
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Application Server within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -59 19 £415 +18.57% 3
UK excluding London -71 14 £414 +22.77% 3
South East -6 13 £415 -25.39%
London -4 5 £565 +50.67% 1
North of England -46 1 £413 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £413 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Oracle Application Server.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 14 (70.00%) CSS
5 11 (55.00%) SQLPlus
5 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 8 (40.00%) Dell
7 8 (40.00%) SOAP
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (40.00%) XML
7 8 (40.00%) XSL
7 8 (40.00%) XSLT
7 8 (40.00%) Northgate
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (40.00%) Boomi
8 5 (25.00%) Apache FOP
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Middleware
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (15.00%) ERD
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.00%) Unix
10 3 (15.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (15.00%) ETL

Oracle Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) JRun
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQLPlus
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Applications Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) DBA
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) SOAP
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) XML
3 8 (40.00%) XSL
3 8 (40.00%) XSLT
4 5 (25.00%) Apache FOP
5 4 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (10.00%) Flot
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) J2EE
7 1 (5.00%) Java EE
7 1 (5.00%) JPA
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) JSF
7 1 (5.00%) JSP
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) SUSE
4 1 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ERD
1 3 (15.00%) ETL
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (10.00%) Logistics
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) Citrix
3 8 (40.00%) Dell
3 8 (40.00%) Northgate
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Informatica
4 1 (5.00%) Sun