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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 533 506 524
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 79 76 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 0.82% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 33
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£500 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £56.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.50 - -
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
10394 9287 8361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.27% 18.44% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6746 5613 4969
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 398 358
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
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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
North West -3 30 £517 - 5
London -10 23 £450 +5.88% 7
South East -26 8 £588 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire -33 8 £250 -39.39% 3
East of England +1 3 £325 -17.19%
West Midlands -6 1 £400 -
South West -9 1 £507 +26.75%
Oracle Service Bus
UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 105 (84.00%) SOA
3 79 (63.20%) Oracle Database
4 74 (59.20%) Middleware
5 65 (52.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 62 (49.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 57 (45.60%) WebLogic
8 54 (43.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 52 (41.60%) Java
9 52 (41.60%) SOAP
10 48 (38.40%) Web Services
11 43 (34.40%) XML
12 35 (28.00%) BPEL
13 31 (24.80%) REST
14 28 (22.40%) Oracle BPM
15 24 (19.20%) JMS
16 21 (16.80%) WSDL
16 21 (16.80%) XQuery
16 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (16.80%) Finance
17 20 (16.00%) XSD
17 20 (16.00%) SQL
18 19 (15.20%) Oracle ODI
18 19 (15.20%) Performance Tuning
19 17 (13.60%) SoapUI
19 17 (13.60%) SC Cleared
19 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
20 16 (12.80%) Spring
21 15 (12.00%) XSLT
21 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Software

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 65 (52.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 57 (45.60%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (4.00%) JBoss
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle BPEL
6 4 (3.20%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.60%) JCAPS
7 2 (1.60%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (1.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.80%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.60%) Maximo
6 1 (0.80%) Documaker
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle TCA
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) SSL
2 3 (2.40%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.60%) HTTP
3 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (63.20%) Oracle Database
2 54 (43.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (15.20%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (6.40%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (13.60%) SoapUI
2 11 (8.80%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (6.40%) Maven
4 7 (5.60%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.80%) Hudson
5 6 (4.80%) Subversion
6 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.20%) Selenium
6 4 (3.20%) Ant
6 4 (3.20%) Calabash
7 3 (2.40%) Appium
7 3 (2.40%) JUnit
8 2 (1.60%) JIRA
8 2 (1.60%) jMock
8 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.80%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.80%) JConsole
9 1 (0.80%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (0.80%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.80%) Toad
General
1 21 (16.80%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Banking
3 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (47.20%) Developer
2 37 (29.60%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (18.40%) SOA Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Architect
6 16 (12.80%) Designer
7 15 (12.00%) Consultant
8 14 (11.20%) Oracle Consultant
8 14 (11.20%) SOA Designer
9 10 (8.00%) Solutions Designer
10 9 (7.20%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (7.20%) SOA Consultant
10 9 (7.20%) Oracle Architect
11 8 (6.40%) Oracle SOA Consultant
12 6 (4.80%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
13 5 (4.00%) DBA
13 5 (4.00%) SOA Architect
13 5 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
13 5 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (59.20%) Middleware
2 62 (49.60%) Oracle Fusion
3 52 (41.60%) SOAP
4 48 (38.40%) Web Services
5 43 (34.40%) XML
6 31 (24.80%) REST
7 24 (19.20%) JMS
8 21 (16.80%) WSDL
9 20 (16.00%) XSD
10 16 (12.80%) Spring
11 15 (12.00%) XSLT
12 14 (11.20%) JSON
13 12 (9.60%) J2EE
14 11 (8.80%) WebCenter
15 7 (5.60%) Oracle ADF
16 6 (4.80%) WSRP
16 6 (4.80%) JDBC
17 5 (4.00%) Java EE
17 5 (4.00%) Apache Camel
18 4 (3.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.20%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.40%) Ergonomics
4 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.80%) UNIX
2 10 (8.00%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) Solaris
4 6 (4.80%) Windows
5 1 (0.80%) AIX
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (84.00%) SOA
2 35 (28.00%) BPEL
3 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.20%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (11.20%) SDLC
6 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (8.80%) ERP
7 9 (7.20%) CRM
7 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.40%) B2B
8 8 (6.40%) Workflow
9 7 (5.60%) Migration
9 7 (5.60%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.80%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.80%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.80%) OO
11 5 (4.00%) EAI
11 5 (4.00%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (41.60%) Java
2 21 (16.80%) XQuery
3 20 (16.00%) SQL
4 12 (9.60%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.40%) Groovy
5 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.80%) Perl
7 1 (0.80%) C
7 1 (0.80%) COBOL
7 1 (0.80%) Jython
7 1 (0.80%) XPath
7 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) SC Cleared
1 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.60%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.40%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.60%) OCP
5 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) NFS
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (7.20%) SAP
3 5 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (4.00%) BEA
4 4 (3.20%) IBM
4 4 (3.20%) WorldPay
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.60%) Retek
5 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.60%) Remedy
5 2 (1.60%) ATG
5 2 (1.60%) Stellent
5 2 (1.60%) Endeca
6 1 (0.80%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.80%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.80%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.80%) Hyperion
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago