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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 502 481 499
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 73 73 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.85% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 24
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£485 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +10.00%
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
9172 8577 7972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.45% 17.91% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5929 5212 4581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 351 414
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.03 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
(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
North West 0 23 £500 - 4
London -10 23 £450 -10.00% 9
South East -2 17 £465 +26.10% 3
East of England -2 3 £450 +14.64% 1
West Midlands +1 2 £494 -
Yorkshire -34 1 £300 -4.00% 1
Oracle Service Bus
UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 98 (80.33%) SOA
3 77 (63.11%) Middleware
4 72 (59.02%) Oracle Database
5 67 (54.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 64 (52.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 61 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 59 (48.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 51 (41.80%) Java
10 41 (33.61%) Web Services
11 35 (28.69%) SOAP
12 34 (27.87%) BPEL
13 29 (23.77%) XML
14 28 (22.95%) Oracle BPM
15 26 (21.31%) Finance
16 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
18 21 (17.21%) SQL
19 20 (16.39%) JMS
20 19 (15.57%) Performance Tuning
21 18 (14.75%) UNIX
21 18 (14.75%) REST
22 17 (13.93%) SDLC
23 16 (13.11%) SoapUI
24 15 (12.30%) XSD
24 15 (12.30%) J2EE
24 15 (12.30%) WSDL
25 14 (11.48%) XQuery
25 14 (11.48%) Spring
26 13 (10.66%) Linux

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 64 (52.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 61 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.38%) Oracle BPEL
4 5 (4.10%) JCAPS
4 5 (4.10%) JBoss
4 5 (4.10%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (3.28%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.64%) Mule
6 2 (1.64%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (1.64%) CMS
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.82%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.82%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.82%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (7.38%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.64%) Documaker
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle TCA
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) SSL
2 4 (3.28%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (59.02%) Oracle Database
2 59 (48.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.82%) MySQL
9 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) SoapUI
2 7 (5.74%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.10%) Maven
3 5 (4.10%) Hudson
4 4 (3.28%) Selenium
4 4 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.28%) Subversion
4 4 (3.28%) Ant
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.46%) JIRA
6 2 (1.64%) JUnit
6 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.64%) Calabash
7 1 (0.82%) JConsole
7 1 (0.82%) Appium
7 1 (0.82%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (0.82%) Toad
7 1 (0.82%) JDeveloper
General
1 26 (21.31%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Retail
3 6 (4.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.46%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Billing
5 2 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (45.90%) Developer
2 32 (26.23%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (14.75%) SOA Developer
4 17 (13.93%) Architect
5 16 (13.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Designer
7 12 (9.84%) Oracle Architect
7 12 (9.84%) SOA Designer
7 12 (9.84%) Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) Oracle Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) Solutions Designer
9 7 (5.74%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (5.74%) SOA Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.92%) DBA
10 6 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (4.10%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.10%) SOA Consultant
11 5 (4.10%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (63.11%) Middleware
2 67 (54.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 41 (33.61%) Web Services
4 35 (28.69%) SOAP
5 29 (23.77%) XML
6 20 (16.39%) JMS
7 18 (14.75%) REST
8 15 (12.30%) WSDL
8 15 (12.30%) XSD
8 15 (12.30%) J2EE
9 14 (11.48%) Spring
10 12 (9.84%) WebCenter
10 12 (9.84%) XSLT
11 8 (6.56%) Oracle ADF
11 8 (6.56%) JDBC
12 7 (5.74%) Java EE
13 6 (4.92%) JSON
13 6 (4.92%) Apache Camel
13 6 (4.92%) EJB
14 3 (2.46%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (4.92%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.82%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) UNIX
2 13 (10.66%) Linux
3 9 (7.38%) Solaris
4 6 (4.92%) Windows
5 2 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (80.33%) SOA
2 34 (27.87%) BPEL
3 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.57%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (13.93%) SDLC
6 9 (7.38%) ERP
7 7 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (5.74%) Unit Testing
8 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.92%) Migration
8 6 (4.92%) ITIL
8 6 (4.92%) OO
9 5 (4.10%) CRM
9 5 (4.10%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.10%) Process Management
9 5 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.28%) BDD
10 4 (3.28%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.28%) User Stories
10 4 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.80%) Java
2 21 (17.21%) SQL
3 14 (11.48%) XQuery
4 12 (9.84%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (1.64%) Groovy
7 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.82%) Perl
8 1 (0.82%) COBOL
8 1 (0.82%) Jython
8 1 (0.82%) XPath
8 1 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.46%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.64%) OCP
3 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.64%) NFS
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.82%) Puppet
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (4.10%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (4.10%) BEA
3 3 (2.46%) Remedy
3 3 (2.46%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.64%) ATG
4 2 (1.64%) Stellent
4 2 (1.64%) Retek
4 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.64%) Endeca
4 2 (1.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe
5 1 (0.82%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.82%) SAP
5 1 (0.82%) Siebel
5 1 (0.82%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.82%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (0.82%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.82%) Talend
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago