The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 526 519 491
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 54 61 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 0.73% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 46
Average daily rate £453 £389 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.39% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £372 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+22.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Service Bus
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8588 8395 7989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.20% 18.21% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5621 5282 4827
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 291 299
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Service Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Service Bus Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 13 £440 -2.22%
Yorkshire -6 12 £475 +26.66%
North West -16 8 £425 +13.33% 8
South East +1 7 £475 -5.00% 1
East of England - 5 - -
East Midlands -7 3 - - 1
West Midlands -19 2 £500 +39.86%
North East - 1 £425 -
Oracle Service Bus
UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Oracle
2 92 (86.79%) SOA
3 70 (66.04%) Middleware
4 60 (56.60%) Oracle Fusion
5 56 (52.83%) Oracle Database
6 50 (47.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 44 (41.51%) XML
8 37 (34.91%) WebLogic
9 36 (33.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 30 (28.30%) SOAP
11 29 (27.36%) Java
11 29 (27.36%) BPEL
12 26 (24.53%) Web Services
13 23 (21.70%) XSD
14 19 (17.92%) REST
15 18 (16.98%) Oracle Database 12c
16 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
16 17 (16.04%) XSLT
16 17 (16.04%) WSDL
17 16 (15.09%) SQL
17 16 (15.09%) Retail
18 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
18 15 (14.15%) Oracle ODI
19 13 (12.26%) Oracle Retail
19 13 (12.26%) Retalix
19 13 (12.26%) PL/SQL
19 13 (12.26%) JMS
20 12 (11.32%) ERP
20 12 (11.32%) Oracle Applications
20 12 (11.32%) SDLC

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 50 (47.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 37 (34.91%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (2.83%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (2.83%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.89%) JBoss
6 2 (1.89%) Liferay
7 1 (0.94%) Apache
7 1 (0.94%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.94%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.94%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.94%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Oracle Retail
2 12 (11.32%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (9.43%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (9.43%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (0.94%) Firewall
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
3 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (52.83%) Oracle Database
2 36 (33.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (16.98%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (14.15%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.83%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) SoapUI
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.83%) EasyMock
3 3 (2.83%) JDeveloper
3 3 (2.83%) JMeter
3 3 (2.83%) JUnit
3 3 (2.83%) Maven
3 3 (2.83%) Mockito
3 3 (2.83%) Subversion
4 2 (1.89%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Appium
5 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.94%) Calabash
5 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.94%) Toad
General
1 16 (15.09%) Retail
2 6 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.94%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (46.23%) Developer
2 38 (35.85%) Oracle Developer
3 26 (24.53%) SOA Developer
4 20 (18.87%) Architect
4 20 (18.87%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 16 (15.09%) Consultant
6 15 (14.15%) Oracle Consultant
7 12 (11.32%) Oracle Architect
7 12 (11.32%) SOA Consultant
8 11 (10.38%) Designer
8 11 (10.38%) Middleware Developer
8 11 (10.38%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 11 (10.38%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.66%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.66%) SOA Designer
9 6 (5.66%) SOA Solution Designer
9 6 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (4.72%) Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Integration Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (66.04%) Middleware
2 60 (56.60%) Oracle Fusion
3 44 (41.51%) XML
4 30 (28.30%) SOAP
5 26 (24.53%) Web Services
6 23 (21.70%) XSD
7 19 (17.92%) REST
8 17 (16.04%) WSDL
8 17 (16.04%) XSLT
9 13 (12.26%) JMS
10 8 (7.55%) JSON
11 6 (5.66%) J2EE
11 6 (5.66%) WSRP
12 4 (3.77%) Ajax
12 4 (3.77%) JSF
12 4 (3.77%) Struts
13 3 (2.83%) Apache Camel
13 3 (2.83%) POSIX
13 3 (2.83%) Spring
13 3 (2.83%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.94%) Clustering
2 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.94%) Smart Meter
2 1 (0.94%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Unix
2 9 (8.49%) Linux
3 5 (4.72%) AIX
3 5 (4.72%) Solaris
4 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (86.79%) SOA
2 29 (27.36%) BPEL
3 12 (11.32%) ERP
3 12 (11.32%) SDLC
4 11 (10.38%) Integration Testing
5 10 (9.43%) Workflow
6 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.49%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (7.55%) B2B
8 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.72%) Process Management
10 5 (4.72%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.77%) CRM
11 4 (3.77%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (3.77%) Test Strategy
12 3 (2.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.36%) Java
2 16 (15.09%) SQL
3 13 (12.26%) PL/SQL
4 10 (9.43%) XQuery
5 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (2.83%) XPath
8 2 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.94%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.83%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (12.26%) Retalix
3 5 (4.72%) SAP
4 3 (2.83%) Google
4 3 (2.83%) WSO2
5 2 (1.89%) Endeca
5 2 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) BEA
6 1 (0.94%) BMC
6 1 (0.94%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) Informatica
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) Siebel
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