The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 70 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.43% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £375 £416
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -9.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Service Bus
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
181 111 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.61% 15.88% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 72
Average daily rate £400 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £463 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £20.50 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
4 3 (50.00%) Hudson
4 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) BPEL
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) JDBC
4 3 (50.00%) JSP
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) ATG
5 2 (33.33%) BEA
5 2 (33.33%) AquaLogic
5 2 (33.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (33.33%) AquaLogic
1 2 (33.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Hudson
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) JDBC
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) BPEL
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) ATG
2 2 (33.33%) BEA