The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 129 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% - 0.065%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £425 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
466 356 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.93% 14.35% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 161 175
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £33.95 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Oracle Service Bus
South East

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the Berkshire region.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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Oracle Service Bus
South East

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Service Bus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Service Bus.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) jBPM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Service Bus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Service Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) jBPM
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO