The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 84
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
179 210 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.10% 14.22% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 120 140
Median daily rate £400 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £114 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Median hourly rate £18.38 £20.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £98.73 £23.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands