The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite over the 3 months to 29 July 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 City of London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 182 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 13 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.17% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.34% 1.02% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£413 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £470
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
968 1179 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.62% 16.59% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 800 922
Average daily rate £401 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 57 41
Average hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £59.00 £52.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Oracle SOA Suite
London

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite across the City of London region.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) SOA
2 18 (78.26%) WebLogic
3 15 (65.22%) JIRA
4 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
5 13 (56.52%) Java
5 13 (56.52%) Python
6 11 (47.83%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
6 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
7 10 (43.48%) Maven
7 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (43.48%) Puppet
7 10 (43.48%) VMware
8 9 (39.13%) Middleware
8 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
8 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (39.13%) ETL
8 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
8 9 (39.13%) SQL
8 9 (39.13%) .NET
8 9 (39.13%) J2EE
8 9 (39.13%) MySQL
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (39.13%) Ant
8 9 (39.13%) UNIX
8 9 (39.13%) Gerrit
8 9 (39.13%) vCloud
8 9 (39.13%) Cloud Computing

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (78.26%) WebLogic
2 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
3 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (8.70%) AquaLogic
7 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (21.74%) Documaker
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (8.70%) SAP HR
4 2 (8.70%) Workday HCM
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) HTTP
2 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
2 5 (21.74%) SSL
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) JIRA
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 10 (43.48%) Maven
3 9 (39.13%) Ant
3 9 (39.13%) Subversion
3 9 (39.13%) AnthillPro
3 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (39.13%) Mercurial
3 9 (39.13%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.35%) FishEye
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Deployment Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SOA Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Trainer
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) J2EE
1 9 (39.13%) Middleware
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (30.43%) JMS
4 6 (26.09%) WebCenter
5 5 (21.74%) JDBC
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) XSD
6 4 (17.39%) SOAP
6 4 (17.39%) WSDL
7 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) EDI
7 2 (8.70%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) UDDI
7 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 2 (8.70%) Apache Axis
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) JAX-WS
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) zOS
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (39.13%) ETL
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) Revenue Management
5 5 (21.74%) Content Management
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 2 (8.70%) EAI
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 2 (8.70%) E-business
7 2 (8.70%) BPEL
7 2 (8.70%) BPMN
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Validation
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (21.74%) Jython
5 5 (21.74%) XPath
6 3 (13.04%) XQuery
7 2 (8.70%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) vCloud
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Puppet
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Remedy
4 4 (17.39%) Siebel
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) BEA
5 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (8.70%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) EMC