Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 724 706
Rank change year-on-year -45 -18 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 110 164 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.36% 1.90% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 92 88
UK median daily rate £428 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.27% -13.68% -
10th Percentile £351 £313 £302
90th Percentile £590 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -18.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 8088 8641 9419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.31% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4766 5151 5251
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 140
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.48% +12.73% -12.70%

Oracle BPM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle BPM over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle BPM in the UK

Oracle BPM
Top 9 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 20 November 2017. 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 -14 95 £463 +1.65% 5
UK excluding London -3 64 £425 +3.66% 2
South East -6 38 £444 -4.52% 1
London -42 30 £481 +21.84% 3
Scotland -28 10 £363 +6.84%
South West +7 6 £750 +74.42%
East of England -12 6 £365 -25.89%
North of England +50 4 £425 -12.82% 1
North West +23 4 £425 +21.43% 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle BPM.

1 110 (100.00%) Oracle
2 73 (66.36%) SQL
3 62 (56.36%) Java
4 60 (54.55%) SOA
4 60 (54.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 44 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 42 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (34.55%) XML
8 36 (32.73%) Unix
9 30 (27.27%) Spring
9 30 (27.27%) Maven
10 28 (25.45%) Security Cleared
11 27 (24.55%) Web Services
12 26 (23.64%) WebLogic
12 26 (23.64%) Puppet
13 25 (22.73%) PL/SQL
13 25 (22.73%) JMS
14 24 (21.82%) REST
15 23 (20.91%) JavaScript
16 22 (20.00%) JUnit
16 22 (20.00%) Hibernate
16 22 (20.00%) JIRA
16 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
17 21 (19.09%) SC Cleared
17 21 (19.09%) Java EE
17 21 (19.09%) Linux
18 20 (18.18%) SOAP
18 20 (18.18%) J2EE
18 20 (18.18%) JBoss

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 60 (54.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 26 (23.64%) WebLogic
3 20 (18.18%) JBoss
4 18 (16.36%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (12.73%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (11.82%) WebSphere
7 10 (9.09%) Confluence
7 10 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (6.36%) Apache
9 6 (5.45%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.82%) AquaLogic
11 2 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.82%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.91%) IIS
12 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Sonata
2 3 (2.73%) Lawson
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.82%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (1.82%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.91%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.91%) GitHub
3 1 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.91%) npm
3 1 (0.91%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.91%) AMQP
2 1 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (15.45%) Hadoop
2 17 (15.45%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.45%) GIS
7 4 (3.64%) Big Data
7 4 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.91%) DB2
9 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (27.27%) Maven
2 22 (20.00%) JIRA
2 22 (20.00%) JUnit
3 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
4 16 (14.55%) Bitbucket
4 16 (14.55%) Subversion
5 14 (12.73%) Ant
5 14 (12.73%) Mockito
6 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.45%) JMeter
7 6 (5.45%) SoapUI
8 5 (4.55%) Selenium
9 4 (3.64%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.73%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.73%) Lombardi
10 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.82%) Hudson
12 1 (0.91%) DbUnit
12 1 (0.91%) Gradle
12 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (16.36%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Electronics
4 1 (0.91%) Front Office
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (45.45%) Developer
2 35 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.91%) Analyst
4 11 (10.00%) Programmer
5 9 (8.18%) Analyst Programmer
5 9 (8.18%) BPM Designer
5 9 (8.18%) Designer
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.18%) Senior Programmer
5 9 (8.18%) SOA Designer
5 9 (8.18%) SOA Solution Designer
5 9 (8.18%) Solutions Designer
6 8 (7.27%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (6.36%) BPM Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Software Development Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.55%) XML
2 30 (27.27%) Spring
3 27 (24.55%) Web Services
4 25 (22.73%) JMS
5 24 (21.82%) REST
6 22 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 21 (19.09%) Java EE
8 20 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
8 20 (18.18%) J2EE
8 20 (18.18%) SOAP
9 19 (17.27%) jBPM
10 18 (16.36%) JSF
11 17 (15.45%) Spring MVC
11 17 (15.45%) XSD
12 16 (14.55%) AngularJS
13 14 (12.73%) JPA
13 14 (12.73%) jQuery
13 14 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (10.00%) Node.js
15 10 (9.09%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.82%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Unix
2 21 (19.09%) Linux
3 6 (5.45%) AIX
3 6 (5.45%) Windows
3 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (54.55%) SOA
2 42 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.18%) MVC
4 19 (17.27%) Workflow
5 18 (16.36%) DevOps
6 15 (13.64%) BPEL
7 13 (11.82%) Scrum
8 12 (10.91%) Configuration Management
8 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
8 12 (10.91%) Process Improvement
8 12 (10.91%) Project Management
8 12 (10.91%) Unit Testing
9 11 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 11 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (9.09%) Process Management
10 10 (9.09%) Product Management
11 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.18%) Migration
12 8 (7.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (66.36%) SQL
2 62 (56.36%) Java
3 25 (22.73%) PL/SQL
4 23 (20.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.00%) C
5 11 (10.00%) XPath
6 9 (8.18%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.45%) Python
8 4 (3.64%) C++
9 2 (1.82%) C#
9 2 (1.82%) COBOL
9 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 21 (19.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (23.64%) Puppet
2 16 (14.55%) Ambari
2 16 (14.55%) ZABBIX
3 10 (9.09%) Ansible
3 10 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (9.09%) IBM
3 8 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.45%) Fujitsu
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.64%) Pega
6 3 (2.73%) Infor
6 3 (2.73%) Workday
7 2 (1.82%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.91%) FNZ
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) SAP
8 1 (0.91%) WSO2