The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 186 188 206
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 6 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.22% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 1.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
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£400 £388 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £299 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £485 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
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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
962 1024 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.73% 17.13% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 733 724
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 55
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -44.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) Remedy
6 4 (40.00%) Legal
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (40.00%) SSL
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (40.00%) JMS
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) JDBC
6 4 (40.00%) Revenue Management
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (40.00%) Data Guard

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (40.00%) Documaker
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (40.00%) JMS
3 4 (40.00%) JDBC
3 4 (40.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Revenue Management
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) RAD
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Jython
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Remedy
2 4 (40.00%) WorldPay