Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 882 800 809
Rank change year-on-year -82 +9 +40
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 19 60 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.063% 0.078%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 38
UK median daily rate £414 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% +11.94% +7.20%
10th Percentile £321 £307 £265
90th Percentile £480 £445 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 17,146 16,250 19,655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.59% 16.94% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,264 10,487 12,844
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +8.39%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 393 469
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -4.36% +7.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.50 £45.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -7.32% +10.81%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -80 19 £414 +12.59% 4
UK excluding London -59 14 £413 +10.00% 3
South East -12 10 £406 -30.97%
London -42 5 £480 +30.61% 2
North of England -42 4 £413 +26.92% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £413 -

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) PL/SQL
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
6 8 (42.11%) Citrix
6 8 (42.11%) SQLPlus
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) HTML
8 6 (31.58%) XML
8 6 (31.58%) XSL
8 6 (31.58%) XSLT
8 6 (31.58%) Northgate
9 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (21.05%) Boomi
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
10 4 (21.05%) SOAP
10 4 (21.05%) Web Services
10 4 (21.05%) Unix
10 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (21.05%) Apache
10 4 (21.05%) Dell
11 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (15.79%) MySQL
11 3 (15.79%) ERD
11 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared

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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) JRun
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 8 (42.11%) SQLPlus
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (10.53%) Toad
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) XML
2 6 (31.58%) XSL
2 6 (31.58%) XSLT
3 4 (21.05%) SOAP
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) Apache FOP
5 2 (10.53%) Flot
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) EJB
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE
6 1 (5.26%) JPA
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) LDAP
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) Servlets
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.79%) ERD
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) PL/SQL
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) Ceph
2 1 (5.26%) DRBD
2 1 (5.26%) GlusterFS
2 1 (5.26%) iptables
2 1 (5.26%) KVM
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) oVirt
2 1 (5.26%) RHEV
2 1 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Northgate
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec