The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 192 188 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 4 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.28% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 1.60% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Average daily rate
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- £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
933 1001 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.74% 17.23% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 689 788
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 39
Average hourly rate £14.22 £17.87 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% -20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the City of London region.

Oracle Service Bus Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (80.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (80.00%) WebCenter
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (20.00%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (80.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle ADF
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy