The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 119 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.15% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Service Bus
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
430 531 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.42% 20.29% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 300 171
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 23
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - - - -
Oracle Service Bus
South East

Oracle Service Bus
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) OBIEE Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) VMware