The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Application Server (OAS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 129 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.074% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £401 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £275
% change year-on-year +8.10% +34.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Application Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 303 509 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.39% 18.89% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 260 268
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 24
Median hourly rate £20.75 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.20 £27.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Oracle Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Oracle Application Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Application Server in the West Midlands

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Application Server in the West Midlands

Oracle Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Application Server in the West Midlands

Oracle Application Server
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 5 £400 -
Oracle Application Server
England

Oracle Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Application Server.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 13 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 9 (69.23%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 9 (69.23%) SAML
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (69.23%) HTTP
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) JBoss
2 9 (69.23%) Apache
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines

Oracle Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (69.23%) Apache
2 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 9 (69.23%) JBoss
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) HTTP
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Support Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (69.23%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (30.77%) Database Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) OCP
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle