Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 775 885 832
Rank change year-on-year +110 -53 -40
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 10 18 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.084% 0.10% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 44
UK median daily rate £320 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.89% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £226 £368 £307
90th Percentile £400 £480 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £415 £350
% change year-on-year -22.89% +18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 11,905 17,472 16,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.75% 16.74% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,651 11,276 11,231
UK median daily rate £450 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 392 414
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.50% -
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.18 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.90 £47.50 £47.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.61% +1.88% -3.52%

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 9 December 2019.

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 7 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 9 December 2019. 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 +111 10 £320 -22.89% 3
UK excluding London +72 8 £320 -22.89%
East of England - 4 - -
Midlands - 3 £320 -
West Midlands - 3 £320 -
London +95 2 £331 -30.99% 3
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Unix
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (40.00%) Migration
6 4 (40.00%) AIX
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (30.00%) JBoss
7 3 (30.00%) IBM
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (30.00%) J2EE
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) DB2
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (30.00%) Games
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (30.00%) AWS
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Data Management
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (30.00%) Data Guard

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 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AWS
1 3 (30.00%) GCP
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DMZ
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) OLTP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) DBA
2 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (30.00%) DB2 Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (10.00%) HPUX
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (10.00%) AWK
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL
4 1 (10.00%) C-shell
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Java 8
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Kotlin
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) PlateSpin