The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.11% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.33% 0.81% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.00 -

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
90 124 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.26% 13.79% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 74 60
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £245 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £23.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +97.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the Cheshire region.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
Macclesfield - 1 £450 -
Oracle SOA Suite
North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Middleware
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) DB2
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Big Data
3 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (60.00%) Microservices
4 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) AIX
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) DRM
7 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
7 2 (20.00%) JBoss

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (10.00%) HFM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data
1 7 (70.00%) DB2
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Principal Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Domain Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
5 1 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) WebCenter
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) Dojo
5 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSF
5 1 (10.00%) JTA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (10.00%) Struts2
5 1 (10.00%) UIKit
5 1 (10.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) DRM
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) SOLID
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Kony
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Yahoo!