Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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 Application Server (OAS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 192 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +170
Contract jobs citing Oracle Application Server 4 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 1.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
England median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -31.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 728 1069 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.13% 17.15% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 622 430
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £213 £238 £240
90th Percentile £568 £525 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 43
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -6.85% -5.14%
10th Percentile £13.04 £10.60 £11.12
90th Percentile £42.20 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

Oracle Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 17 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
Solihull -6 2 - -
Birmingham 0 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £388 -
Oracle Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Oracle Application Server
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) DHTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware