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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 571 533 502
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -31
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 43 91 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.97% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 60 37
Median daily rate £485 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £450 £389
% change year-on-year
+9.44% +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
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
9554 9367 8565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.39% 18.41% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6445 5920 5357
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 331 302
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 19 £513 +13.88% 4
East of England +16 9 £475 +5.55%
West Midlands -7 4 £365 -26.07%
London -21 4 - - 4
Yorkshire +9 3 £463 +2.77% 2
North West -10 2 £450 -28.00% 3
South West - 2 £300 - 2
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 111 (100.00%) Oracle
1 111 (100.00%) SOA
2 52 (46.85%) Java
3 47 (42.34%) SOAP
3 47 (42.34%) Middleware
4 46 (41.44%) Oracle Service Bus
5 44 (39.64%) Oracle Database
6 43 (38.74%) XML
7 42 (37.84%) Web Services
7 42 (37.84%) Oracle Fusion
8 31 (27.93%) Linux
8 31 (27.93%) WebLogic
9 29 (26.13%) Oracle BPM
10 27 (24.32%) REST
10 27 (24.32%) XSD
10 27 (24.32%) Apache Camel
11 26 (23.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (21.62%) MySQL
13 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (19.82%) Open Source
14 22 (19.82%) Windows
15 21 (18.92%) XSLT
15 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (18.02%) Oracle Database 12c
17 19 (17.12%) JSON
17 19 (17.12%) SQL
18 18 (16.22%) Google
18 18 (16.22%) Apache ServiceMix
18 18 (16.22%) WSO2
19 17 (15.32%) ETL

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (41.44%) Oracle Service Bus
2 31 (27.93%) WebLogic
3 18 (16.22%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (9.01%) JBoss
5 7 (6.31%) JCAPS
6 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.50%) Apache
7 5 (4.50%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.70%) Mule
8 3 (2.70%) Mule ESB
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle BPEL
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.90%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 29 (26.13%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (7.21%) Maximo
3 8 (7.21%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (4.50%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) FTP
2 2 (1.80%) SSL
3 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (39.64%) Oracle Database
2 26 (23.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (21.62%) MySQL
4 20 (18.02%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (7.21%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (7.21%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (7.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) JIRA
2 10 (9.01%) EasyMock
2 10 (9.01%) Mockito
3 8 (7.21%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.31%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.41%) Maven
6 5 (4.50%) Ant
6 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.60%) Gerrit
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.70%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.80%) Subversion
10 1 (0.90%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (0.90%) Hudson
10 1 (0.90%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (8.11%) Advertising
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.90%) Legal
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (48.65%) Developer
2 27 (24.32%) SOA Developer
3 24 (21.62%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (18.92%) Architect
4 21 (18.92%) Java Developer
5 18 (16.22%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 15 (13.51%) Consultant
7 13 (11.71%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (9.01%) Designer
8 10 (9.01%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) Integration Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Oracle SOA Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) SOA Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) Solutions Designer
10 7 (6.31%) Oracle Architect
10 7 (6.31%) SOA Designer
10 7 (6.31%) SOA Solution Designer
10 7 (6.31%) XML Developer
11 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (42.34%) Middleware
1 47 (42.34%) SOAP
2 43 (38.74%) XML
3 42 (37.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 42 (37.84%) Web Services
4 27 (24.32%) Apache Camel
4 27 (24.32%) REST
4 27 (24.32%) XSD
5 21 (18.92%) XSLT
6 19 (17.12%) JSON
7 14 (12.61%) Spring
8 13 (11.71%) J2EE
9 11 (9.91%) WebCenter
10 10 (9.01%) EJB
10 10 (9.01%) JPA
10 10 (9.01%) RESTful
11 9 (8.11%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.11%) WSDL
11 9 (8.11%) XML Schema
12 8 (7.21%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (5.41%) Clustering
3 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.70%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Fintech
6 1 (0.90%) iPad
6 1 (0.90%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.93%) Linux
2 22 (19.82%) Windows
3 15 (13.51%) Unix
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.80%) AIX
6 1 (0.90%) HPUX
6 1 (0.90%) Solaris
6 1 (0.90%) SUSE
6 1 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (100.00%) SOA
2 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.82%) Open Source
4 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (15.32%) ETL
6 14 (12.61%) Scrum
7 13 (11.71%) BPEL
7 13 (11.71%) Integration Testing
7 13 (11.71%) Migration
8 12 (10.81%) Process Management
9 11 (9.91%) UML
10 9 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.11%) DevOps
10 9 (8.11%) ERP
10 9 (8.11%) SDLC
11 8 (7.21%) Asset Management
11 8 (7.21%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 8 (7.21%) Data Architecture
11 8 (7.21%) Data Protection
11 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.85%) Java
2 19 (17.12%) SQL
3 13 (11.71%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.41%) Python
4 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.60%) XPath
6 3 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (1.80%) C
7 2 (1.80%) C#
8 1 (0.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) ISEB
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.80%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.80%) OCP
5 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.90%) QA
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.60%) vCloud
3 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Data Guard
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.90%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.90%) nmon
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (16.22%) Google
2 18 (16.22%) WSO2
3 12 (10.81%) IBM
4 8 (7.21%) Talend
5 6 (5.41%) Endeca
5 6 (5.41%) Siebel
6 5 (4.50%) FatWire
6 5 (4.50%) VMware
7 4 (3.60%) Informatica
7 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.60%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.70%) SAP
8 3 (2.70%) webMethods
9 2 (1.80%) F5
9 2 (1.80%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.90%) CA
10 1 (0.90%) ESRI
10 1 (0.90%) Green Hat
10 1 (0.90%) Micro Focus