The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 502 437 488
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +51
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 88 66 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 0.87% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 45
Average daily rate £463 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £330 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +8 44 £475 +5.55% 3
South East -9 27 £390 -5.45% 2
North West - 6 £456 - 2
Yorkshire -36 3 - - 2
East of England -27 2 £533 -
East Midlands - - - -
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
1 159 (100.00%) SOA
2 95 (59.75%) Middleware
3 75 (47.17%) Oracle Database
4 73 (45.91%) WebLogic
5 70 (44.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 66 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 64 (40.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 53 (33.33%) Java
9 44 (27.67%) Linux
9 44 (27.67%) Scrum
10 38 (23.90%) Web Services
11 35 (22.01%) BPEL
12 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (21.38%) SQL
13 33 (20.75%) .NET
14 32 (20.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 32 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (16.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (16.35%) XML
16 25 (15.72%) Oracle RAC
16 25 (15.72%) Oracle BPM
17 23 (14.47%) PL/SQL
18 22 (13.84%) Finance
18 22 (13.84%) Configuration Management
19 21 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
19 21 (13.21%) UNIX
20 19 (11.95%) ITIL
20 19 (11.95%) Visual Studio
20 19 (11.95%) Microsoft

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 73 (45.91%) WebLogic
2 64 (40.25%) Oracle Service Bus
3 11 (6.92%) WebSphere
4 10 (6.29%) Oracle BPEL
5 9 (5.66%) Liferay
6 8 (5.03%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (3.14%) AquaLogic
8 4 (2.52%) Kentico
8 4 (2.52%) Content Management Server
9 3 (1.89%) LiveLink
9 3 (1.89%) SAS
9 3 (1.89%) Apache
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (15.72%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (10.06%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (8.18%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.89%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.89%) Workday HCM
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) NetScaler
1 4 (2.52%) SSL
1 4 (2.52%) SAN
2 3 (1.89%) Network Security
3 2 (1.26%) FTP
3 2 (1.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (47.17%) Oracle Database
2 66 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (11.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (8.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (8.18%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (5.03%) MySQL
8 7 (4.40%) SQLPlus
9 5 (3.14%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (16.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (11.95%) Visual Studio
3 18 (11.32%) Ant
4 17 (10.69%) NUnit
5 15 (9.43%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.55%) Subversion
7 11 (6.92%) Git (software)
8 9 (5.66%) Maven
8 9 (5.66%) JDeveloper
9 8 (5.03%) Gerrit
9 8 (5.03%) Mercurial
9 8 (5.03%) TeamCity
9 8 (5.03%) AnthillPro
9 8 (5.03%) JIRA
10 5 (3.14%) Hudson
11 4 (2.52%) FishEye
11 4 (2.52%) Apache Ivy
12 3 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.26%) JConsole
General
1 22 (13.84%) Finance
2 12 (7.55%) Retail
3 7 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.26%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.26%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (24.53%) Architect
2 37 (23.27%) Developer
3 22 (13.84%) Oracle Developer
4 19 (11.95%) Oracle Architect
5 17 (10.69%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (8.81%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 14 (8.81%) SOA Developer
6 14 (8.81%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.18%) Designer
8 12 (7.55%) Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) Administrator
10 9 (5.66%) SOA Architect
10 9 (5.66%) Oracle Consultant
11 8 (5.03%) Oracle SOA Architect
11 8 (5.03%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Deployment Manager
12 7 (4.40%) SOA Consultant
12 7 (4.40%) Senior Architect
12 7 (4.40%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (4.40%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (59.75%) Middleware
2 70 (44.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 38 (23.90%) Web Services
4 33 (20.75%) .NET
5 26 (16.35%) XML
6 14 (8.81%) WebCenter
7 13 (8.18%) WCF
7 13 (8.18%) J2EE
7 13 (8.18%) WSDL
7 13 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (7.55%) XSD
8 12 (7.55%) XSLT
9 10 (6.29%) JDBC
9 10 (6.29%) .NET Framework
10 8 (5.03%) JMS
11 7 (4.40%) Velocity
11 7 (4.40%) REST
12 6 (3.77%) XSL
12 6 (3.77%) Oracle ADF
13 4 (2.52%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.66%) Clustering
2 8 (5.03%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.40%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.26%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) Mashup
6 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.67%) Linux
2 21 (13.21%) UNIX
3 11 (6.92%) AIX
4 10 (6.29%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (5.66%) Windows
6 6 (3.77%) zOS
7 4 (2.52%) Debian
8 3 (1.89%) Solaris
9 2 (1.26%) HPUX
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (100.00%) SOA
2 44 (27.67%) Scrum
3 35 (22.01%) BPEL
4 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (13.84%) Configuration Management
7 21 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (11.95%) ITIL
9 18 (11.32%) TOGAF
10 17 (10.69%) OO
10 17 (10.69%) TDD
10 17 (10.69%) Automated Testing
11 15 (9.43%) UML
12 11 (6.92%) Project Management
12 11 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.92%) Complex Event Processing
13 10 (6.29%) High Availability
13 10 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.33%) Java
2 34 (21.38%) SQL
3 23 (14.47%) PL/SQL
4 17 (10.69%) C#
5 10 (6.29%) Python
6 8 (5.03%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.40%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.14%) C
8 5 (3.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (2.52%) XPath
10 3 (1.89%) Jython
10 3 (1.89%) XQuery
11 1 (0.63%) VB
11 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.26%) OCP
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Degree
5 1 (0.63%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (15.72%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.03%) vCloud
3 2 (1.26%) XenApp
3 2 (1.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (20.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (8.18%) Puppet
3 8 (5.03%) SCCM
4 5 (3.14%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.14%) Vagrant
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (11.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.06%) IBM
4 11 (6.92%) VMware
5 10 (6.29%) HP
6 7 (4.40%) Siebel
7 5 (3.14%) EMC
7 5 (3.14%) BEA
8 4 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.52%) CollabNet
9 3 (1.89%) Informatica
9 3 (1.89%) Sun
9 3 (1.89%) SAP
10 2 (1.26%) BMC
10 2 (1.26%) Mercator
10 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.26%) FatWire
11 1 (0.63%) Serena
11 1 (0.63%) Primavera
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