The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 492 472 515
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +43
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 91 93 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 1.11% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £470
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle SOA Suite
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
9311 8370 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.39% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 4982 5443
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 358 441
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle SOA Suite Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
London +25 46 £475 +2.70% 4
South East -27 17 £343 -29.74% 4
North West +1 16 £500 +17.64% 2
East Midlands - 4 £475 -
South West -33 3 - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 177 (100.00%) Oracle
1 177 (100.00%) SOA
2 87 (49.15%) WebLogic
3 79 (44.63%) Middleware
4 76 (42.94%) Oracle Database
5 74 (41.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 66 (37.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 54 (30.51%) Java
8 53 (29.94%) Web Services
9 47 (26.55%) XML
9 47 (26.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 39 (22.03%) SQL
11 38 (21.47%) Finance
12 37 (20.90%) SOAP
13 34 (19.21%) Oracle BPM
14 32 (18.08%) XSD
15 31 (17.51%) BPEL
16 30 (16.95%) Scrum
16 30 (16.95%) UNIX
16 30 (16.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 29 (16.38%) Python
17 29 (16.38%) WSDL
17 29 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (16.38%) Oracle RAC
18 28 (15.82%) Oracle EBS
18 28 (15.82%) Linux
19 26 (14.69%) WebSphere
19 26 (14.69%) XPath
19 26 (14.69%) JMS
19 26 (14.69%) XSLT

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (49.15%) WebLogic
2 47 (26.55%) Oracle Service Bus
3 26 (14.69%) WebSphere
4 23 (12.99%) AquaLogic
5 20 (11.30%) WebLogic Portal
6 16 (9.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 12 (6.78%) Tomcat
7 12 (6.78%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.26%) Apache
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle BPEL
8 4 (2.26%) Liferay
9 1 (0.56%) Kentico
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.56%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 34 (19.21%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (15.82%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (8.47%) Workday HCM
3 15 (8.47%) Documaker
4 13 (7.34%) SAP HR
5 12 (6.78%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (5.08%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.56%) AquaLogic BPM
8 1 (0.56%) HFM
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.12%) HTTP
2 19 (10.73%) SSL
3 16 (9.04%) HTTPS
4 8 (4.52%) FTP
4 8 (4.52%) Internet
5 4 (2.26%) SAN
6 2 (1.13%) Firewall
6 2 (1.13%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.56%) SSH
7 1 (0.56%) Network Security
7 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (42.94%) Oracle Database
2 74 (41.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (14.69%) Oracle ODI
4 25 (14.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 19 (10.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
8 8 (4.52%) MySQL
8 8 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.39%) SQLPlus
10 5 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.13%) Siebel EIM
13 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.56%) Essbase
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.56%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 25 (14.12%) JIRA
2 21 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (10.73%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.60%) Git (software)
5 16 (9.04%) Ant
6 15 (8.47%) Visual Studio
7 13 (7.34%) NUnit
7 13 (7.34%) Maven
8 11 (6.21%) Subversion
9 10 (5.65%) JDeveloper
10 8 (4.52%) Eclipse
10 8 (4.52%) AnthillPro
10 8 (4.52%) Gerrit
10 8 (4.52%) TeamCity
10 8 (4.52%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.69%) Hudson
11 3 (1.69%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (21.47%) Finance
2 19 (10.73%) Billing
3 9 (5.08%) Retail
3 9 (5.08%) Advertising
4 7 (3.95%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.13%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 43 (24.29%) Developer
2 30 (16.95%) Architect
3 27 (15.25%) Oracle Developer
4 25 (14.12%) Consultant
5 19 (10.73%) SOA Developer
6 18 (10.17%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.91%) Oracle Consultant
8 13 (7.34%) Oracle Architect
9 12 (6.78%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Deployment Manager
11 8 (4.52%) Technical Leader
11 8 (4.52%) Middleware Engineer
12 7 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Architect
12 7 (3.95%) Workday Consultant
12 7 (3.95%) SOA Architect
12 7 (3.95%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (44.63%) Middleware
2 66 (37.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 53 (29.94%) Web Services
4 47 (26.55%) XML
5 37 (20.90%) SOAP
6 32 (18.08%) XSD
7 29 (16.38%) WSDL
8 26 (14.69%) JMS
8 26 (14.69%) XSLT
9 23 (12.99%) WebCenter
10 20 (11.30%) JDBC
11 19 (10.73%) .NET
12 17 (9.60%) JAX-WS
13 16 (9.04%) Apache Axis
13 16 (9.04%) UDDI
13 16 (9.04%) J2EE
14 14 (7.91%) jQuery
15 12 (6.78%) EJB
15 12 (6.78%) WCF
15 12 (6.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.08%) N-Tier
3 7 (3.95%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.69%) Open Source
4 3 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (1.69%) Clustering
4 3 (1.69%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) DataPower
6 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.95%) UNIX
2 28 (15.82%) Linux
3 18 (10.17%) Solaris
4 7 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.69%) CentOS
7 2 (1.13%) AIX
7 2 (1.13%) HPUX
8 1 (0.56%) Windows
8 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (100.00%) SOA
2 31 (17.51%) BPEL
3 30 (16.95%) Scrum
4 29 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (13.56%) ERP
7 21 (11.86%) EAI
8 19 (10.73%) Revenue Management
8 19 (10.73%) Content Management
9 18 (10.17%) Configuration Management
10 17 (9.60%) Migration
11 16 (9.04%) Data Migration
12 15 (8.47%) DevOps
13 14 (7.91%) BPMN
13 14 (7.91%) E-business
13 14 (7.91%) TDD
14 13 (7.34%) Automated Testing
14 13 (7.34%) OO
15 11 (6.21%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.51%) Java
2 39 (22.03%) SQL
3 29 (16.38%) Python
4 26 (14.69%) XPath
5 25 (14.12%) Bash Shell
5 25 (14.12%) PL/SQL
6 24 (13.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 19 (10.73%) Jython
8 15 (8.47%) XQuery
9 13 (7.34%) C#
10 8 (4.52%) Groovy
11 6 (3.39%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.39%) C
12 5 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) Degree
3 1 (0.56%) OCP
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.04%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (16.38%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.52%) vCloud
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (16.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 19 (10.73%) Puppet
2 19 (10.73%) Oracle Identity Management
3 9 (5.08%) SCCM
4 7 (3.95%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 177 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (12.99%) IBM
2 23 (12.99%) BEA
3 17 (9.60%) Siebel
4 16 (9.04%) Remedy
5 15 (8.47%) SAP
6 13 (7.34%) Microsoft
6 13 (7.34%) PeopleSoft
7 11 (6.21%) VMware
8 9 (5.08%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.26%) Mercator
10 2 (1.13%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.13%) HP
10 2 (1.13%) Sun
10 2 (1.13%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.56%) FatWire
11 1 (0.56%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.56%) CollabNet
11 1 (0.56%) EMC
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