The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 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 Hampshire 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 Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £490 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
399 307 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.22% 18.00% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 182 150
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 11
Average hourly rate £52.50 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle Service Bus
South East

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
2 14 (87.50%) Middleware
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (37.50%) WebCenter
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (31.25%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
8 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
8 3 (18.75%) BPEL
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 2 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (12.50%) XSD
9 2 (12.50%) XSLT
9 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (12.50%) WSDL
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) VB

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (87.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 2 (12.50%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Middleware
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (37.50%) WebCenter
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) XSD
4 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 2 (12.50%) WSDL
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) AIX
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) BPEL
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) OCP
2 1 (6.25%) OCA
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) FatWire
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica