The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 119 146 143
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.55% 0.49% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £465 £414
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 -
Oracle Service Bus
England

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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
392 612 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.61% 20.48% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 369 265
Median daily rate £414 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 44 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £47.00 £40.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Essex - 7 £450 -
Hertfordshire +10 3 £438 -2.72%
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) XML
3 20 (86.96%) SOA
3 20 (86.96%) Web Services
4 18 (78.26%) SOAP
4 18 (78.26%) REST
5 16 (69.57%) WSO2
5 16 (69.57%) Apache Camel
5 16 (69.57%) JSON
6 15 (65.22%) Middleware
7 12 (52.17%) XSD
7 12 (52.17%) XSLT
7 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (52.17%) Open Source
7 12 (52.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (47.83%) Java
9 10 (43.48%) MySQL
9 10 (43.48%) Oracle BPM
9 10 (43.48%) Mockito
9 10 (43.48%) Apache ServiceMix
9 10 (43.48%) EasyMock
9 10 (43.48%) Google
9 10 (43.48%) WireMock
10 6 (26.09%) Mule
10 6 (26.09%) TDD
10 6 (26.09%) Scrum
10 6 (26.09%) Apache CXF
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (13.04%) Data Migration

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (52.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (43.48%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (26.09%) Mule
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.70%) Maximo
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) EasyMock
1 10 (43.48%) Mockito
2 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) SOA Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
4 7 (30.43%) XML Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SOA Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
8 1 (4.35%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) E-Business Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) JDE Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) XML
2 20 (86.96%) Web Services
3 18 (78.26%) REST
3 18 (78.26%) SOAP
4 16 (69.57%) Apache Camel
4 16 (69.57%) JSON
5 15 (65.22%) Middleware
6 12 (52.17%) XSD
6 12 (52.17%) XSLT
7 10 (43.48%) WireMock
8 6 (26.09%) Apache CXF
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (8.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) SOA
2 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (52.17%) Open Source
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) BPEL
6 2 (8.70%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) XPath
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (69.57%) WSO2
3 10 (43.48%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.35%) NetSuite