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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 532 494 468
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -26
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 49 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.87% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 31
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£450 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £437 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.97% +16.53%
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
9045 8470 7514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.30% 17.49% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5751 5243 4317
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 305 404
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.96 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
South East +4 14 £450 +5.88% 3
London -25 14 £500 +5.26% 7
North West -10 9 £500 - 3
West Midlands - 4 £494 -
East of England -6 3 £458 -
Yorkshire -27 2 £438 +40.00%
East Midlands -4 1 - -
Oracle Service Bus
UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 87 (79.82%) SOA
3 73 (66.97%) Middleware
4 64 (58.72%) Oracle Fusion
5 56 (51.38%) WebLogic
6 55 (50.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 52 (47.71%) Oracle Database
8 48 (44.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (33.94%) Java
10 32 (29.36%) BPEL
11 30 (27.52%) Finance
12 27 (24.77%) Web Services
13 26 (23.85%) Oracle ODI
14 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (20.18%) Oracle BPM
15 22 (20.18%) SQL
15 22 (20.18%) JMS
16 18 (16.51%) UNIX
17 16 (14.68%) Linux
17 16 (14.68%) J2EE
18 14 (12.84%) WebCenter
18 14 (12.84%) SDLC
19 13 (11.93%) XML
20 12 (11.01%) JDBC
20 12 (11.01%) SOAP
20 12 (11.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 11 (10.09%) ITIL
22 10 (9.17%) PL/SQL
22 10 (9.17%) SSL
22 10 (9.17%) Shell Script

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 56 (51.38%) WebLogic
2 55 (50.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (8.26%) Oracle BPEL
4 4 (3.67%) JCAPS
4 4 (3.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (1.83%) AquaLogic
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.92%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.92%) Mule
6 1 (0.92%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.92%) Apache TomEE
Business Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (5.50%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) SSL
2 8 (7.34%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (47.71%) Oracle Database
2 48 (44.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (23.85%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.92%) MySQL
9 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Eclipse
1 7 (6.42%) JIRA
2 6 (5.50%) SoapUI
3 5 (4.59%) Selenium
3 5 (4.59%) Maven
3 5 (4.59%) Hudson
4 4 (3.67%) JUnit
5 2 (1.83%) Ant
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.92%) Toad
6 1 (0.92%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.92%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.92%) JConsole
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Continuum
General
1 30 (27.52%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Billing
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Advertising
5 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Marketing
6 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (35.78%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Oracle Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle Architect
5 9 (8.26%) SOA Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Consultant
6 8 (7.34%) Designer
6 8 (7.34%) SOA Architect
6 8 (7.34%) Middleware Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (6.42%) SOA Designer
7 7 (6.42%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Middleware Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Middleware Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Oracle Team Leader
9 5 (4.59%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (4.59%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (66.97%) Middleware
2 64 (58.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 27 (24.77%) Web Services
4 22 (20.18%) JMS
5 16 (14.68%) J2EE
6 14 (12.84%) WebCenter
7 13 (11.93%) XML
8 12 (11.01%) JDBC
8 12 (11.01%) SOAP
9 10 (9.17%) REST
10 8 (7.34%) Java EE
11 7 (6.42%) XSLT
12 6 (5.50%) WSDL
12 6 (5.50%) XSD
12 6 (5.50%) EJB
12 6 (5.50%) Spring
13 4 (3.67%) Oracle ADF
14 3 (2.75%) Apache Camel
14 3 (2.75%) EJB 3.0
14 3 (2.75%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) UNIX
2 16 (14.68%) Linux
3 9 (8.26%) Solaris
4 2 (1.83%) Windows
4 2 (1.83%) AIX
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (79.82%) SOA
2 32 (29.36%) BPEL
3 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.84%) SDLC
5 11 (10.09%) ITIL
6 10 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.34%) Process Management
8 8 (7.34%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.50%) Scrum
10 6 (5.50%) OO
10 6 (5.50%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.50%) Revenue Management
10 6 (5.50%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.67%) Automation Testing
11 4 (3.67%) UML
11 4 (3.67%) CRM
11 4 (3.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) Java
2 22 (20.18%) SQL
3 10 (9.17%) Shell Script
3 10 (9.17%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.42%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (4.59%) XQuery
6 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) Jython
6 2 (1.83%) Python
7 1 (0.92%) Perl
7 1 (0.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.75%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.83%) ISEB
3 2 (1.83%) OCP
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.92%) PMP
4 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.59%) QA
3 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.92%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (6.42%) Remedy
3 4 (3.67%) Informatica
3 4 (3.67%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.83%) BEA
5 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.92%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.92%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (0.92%) Talend
5 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.92%) Siebel
5 1 (0.92%) IBM
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe
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