The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 30 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.

Oracle Business Process Management (OBPM)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 123 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPM 1 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.044% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.59% 4.90% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Median daily rate - £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £511 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +13.50% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle BPM is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 170 204 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.56% 7.37% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 121 139
Median daily rate £425 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £58.00 £22.25 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.67% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Oracle BPM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle BPM in the West Midlands

Oracle BPM
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 BPM in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle BPM in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle BPM.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Pega
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) HBase
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) ABAP
3 3 (50.00%) Documentum
3 3 (50.00%) SAP HR
3 3 (50.00%) EDIFACT
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

Oracle BPM
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 3 (50.00%) Documentum
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) HBase
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) BPM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SOA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) EDIFACT
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (50.00%) Pega
2 3 (50.00%) SAP