Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle BPM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle BPM over the 6 months to 16 May 2021 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 Business Process Management (OBPM)
UK
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 648 604 782
Rank change year-on-year -44 +178 +49
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 12 37 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.074% 0.079%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.32% 0.98% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 44
10th Percentile £430 £392 £366
25th Percentile £453 £438 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% -9.09%
75th Percentile £540 £538 £550
90th Percentile £606 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £480 £500
% change year-on-year -2.21% -4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.75

Oracle BPM is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,733 3,787 6,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.57% 7.59% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,185 2,339 3,760
10th Percentile £313 £325 £315
25th Percentile £401 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%
75th Percentile £600 £610 £575
90th Percentile £700 £706 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 54 74
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.06 £11.25
25th Percentile £17.75 £18.25 £14.31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £33.71
Median % change year-on-year +35.14% -17.68% +50.09%
75th Percentile £61.94 £47.00 £57.50
90th Percentile £68.00 £52.63 £64.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% -20.00% +87.50%

Oracle BPM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle BPM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle BPM.

Daily rate trend for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle BPM over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle BPM.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle BPM within the UK over the 6 months to 16 May 2021. 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 -4 10 £494 -3.54% 3
UK excluding London +19 9 £469 -2.21% 2
South East +31 4 £450 +1.69%
London -37 3 £525 +1.94% 1
South West +41 2 £700 +47.37%
Wales -3 2 £475 -3.55%
East of England +25 1 £535 +1.90%
Work from Home - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPM 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 BPM.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (58.33%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (41.67%) JIRA
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) XSD
6 5 (41.67%) XSLT
6 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) SOAP
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (33.33%) Social Skills
7 4 (33.33%) Middleware
7 4 (33.33%) BEA
7 4 (33.33%) Process Management
7 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) EJB
7 4 (33.33%) Apache
7 4 (33.33%) JMS
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) Spring
7 4 (33.33%) Maven

Oracle BPM
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 6 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) AquaLogic
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (16.67%) Confluence
5 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (8.33%) SAS
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDG
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
4 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Toad
4 1 (8.33%) ERwin
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XSD
2 5 (41.67%) XSLT
3 4 (33.33%) EJB
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) iBATIS
3 4 (33.33%) Java EE
3 4 (33.33%) JMS
3 4 (33.33%) JPA
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) EclipseLink
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
6 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Process Management
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BPEL
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) BPMN
4 2 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (16.67%) PDM
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Jython
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) BEA
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Pega
3 2 (16.67%) Sparx
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Talend