The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.46% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £465 £414
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 -
Oracle Service Bus
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 138 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.60% 21.30% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 90 58
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 15
Median hourly rate £34.75 £38.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.30 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the Essex region.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Service Bus
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Essex region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) SOAP
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
1 16 (100.00%) JSON
1 16 (100.00%) WSO2
1 16 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 16 (100.00%) REST
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) MySQL
4 10 (62.50%) Middleware
4 10 (62.50%) XSD
4 10 (62.50%) XSLT
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (62.50%) Mockito
4 10 (62.50%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (62.50%) Google
4 10 (62.50%) EasyMock
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (62.50%) WireMock
5 6 (37.50%) Mule
5 6 (37.50%) Apache CXF
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) XPath

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (62.50%) Apache ServiceMix
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (37.50%) Mule
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) EasyMock
1 10 (62.50%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) SOA Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 7 (43.75%) XML Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 16 (100.00%) JSON
1 16 (100.00%) REST
1 16 (100.00%) SOAP
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) Middleware
2 10 (62.50%) WireMock
2 10 (62.50%) XSD
2 10 (62.50%) XSLT
3 6 (37.50%) Apache CXF
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) XPath
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) WSO2
2 10 (62.50%) Google