Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 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
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 823 583 730
Rank change year-on-year -240 +147 +91
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 25 18 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.043% 0.046%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.50% 0.65% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 19
10th Percentile £375 £493 £390
25th Percentile £409 £519 £470
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £550 £490
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.24% -6.67%
75th Percentile £576 £631 £514
90th Percentile £600 £678 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £535 £488
% change year-on-year -6.54% +9.74% -4.41%

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 5,037 2,754 5,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.74% 6.58% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,069 1,630 3,191
10th Percentile £363 £313 £315
25th Percentile £450 £400 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £588
90th Percentile £749 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £457 £475
% change year-on-year +9.32% -3.71% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 29 79
10th Percentile £17.17 £15.16 £13.88
25th Percentile £21.00 £17.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £24.12
Median % change year-on-year -1.10% +88.64% -25.21%
75th Percentile £63.00 £61.94 £47.13
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.03 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.96 £49.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -2.13% +81.48% -16.92%

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 25 January 2022.

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 10 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -212 18 £450 -18.18% 10
London -184 12 £500 -14.89% 4
UK excluding London -125 11 £500 -6.54% 10
Scotland -47 5 £570 -5.00% 2
Work from Home -155 4 £388 -
East of England -38 2 £500 -6.54%
South East -72 2 £450 -14.29%
Midlands - 2 £415 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £405 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (44.00%) Workflow
6 10 (40.00%) XML
6 10 (40.00%) Azure
6 10 (40.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) IBM
8 8 (32.00%) Web Services
8 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (32.00%) Spring
9 7 (28.00%) Pega
9 7 (28.00%) AWS
9 7 (28.00%) Docker
9 7 (28.00%) Microservices
9 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
9 7 (28.00%) Spring Boot
9 7 (28.00%) CI/CD
10 6 (24.00%) Blue Prism
10 6 (24.00%) Appian
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (24.00%) Use Case
10 6 (24.00%) Scrum
11 5 (20.00%) VBA
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server

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 11 (44.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (24.00%) Appian
3 5 (20.00%) Camunda
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (8.00%) Confluence
5 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 2 (8.00%) JBoss
5 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Azure
2 7 (28.00%) AWS
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Stack
4 3 (12.00%) Serverless
5 2 (8.00%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (8.00%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Monitor
5 2 (8.00%) Firebase
5 2 (8.00%) GCP
5 2 (8.00%) GitHub
5 2 (8.00%) Google Play
5 2 (8.00%) Lucidchart
5 2 (8.00%) Miro
5 2 (8.00%) Trello
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (12.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.00%) BigQuery
5 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (8.00%) PowerPivot
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data
6 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.00%) Rational Robot
4 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Social Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.00%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Appian Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Finance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) HR Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Payments Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) REST
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) Spring
3 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (20.00%) Drools
5 5 (20.00%) jBPM
5 5 (20.00%) JMS
5 5 (20.00%) React
6 4 (16.00%) J2EE
6 4 (16.00%) JDBC
6 4 (16.00%) JNDI
6 4 (16.00%) XSL
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 2 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (8.00%) Node.js
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (8.00%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Legacy Applications
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Workflow
3 7 (28.00%) CI/CD
3 7 (28.00%) Microservices
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Use Case
5 5 (20.00%) BPMN
5 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) Decision Table
5 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Process Management
6 4 (16.00%) Product Management
7 3 (12.00%) Open Source
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) VBA
5 4 (16.00%) Java 8
6 3 (12.00%) Java 11
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) Delphi
7 2 (8.00%) SOQL
8 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) COREP
1 1 (4.00%) FINREP
1 1 (4.00%) IFRS
1 1 (4.00%) IFRS 9
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Terraform
3 2 (8.00%) Ambari
3 2 (8.00%) Grafana
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) IBM
3 7 (28.00%) Pega
4 6 (24.00%) Blue Prism
5 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (12.00%) Google
6 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (8.00%) Rackspace
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) Teradata
7 2 (8.00%) WSO2
8 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) SAP