The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire 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 - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.82% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
240 172 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.74% 20.21% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 96 98
Average daily rate £365 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Average hourly rate £15.35 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% -
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Oracle Service Bus
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle