The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle SOA Suite 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 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 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 SOA Suite
Rank 97 111 98
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 15 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.76% 1.95% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate £483 £413 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.96% -28.26%
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
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 SOA Suite
South East

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) SOA
2 23 (79.31%) Middleware
3 20 (68.97%) WebLogic
4 14 (48.28%) Linux
4 14 (48.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (48.28%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (44.83%) Oracle Database
5 13 (44.83%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (37.93%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (31.03%) High Availability
9 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
10 7 (24.14%) Web Services
10 7 (24.14%) SQLPlus
10 7 (24.14%) BPEL
11 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.69%) WebCenter
11 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) ITIL
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (17.24%) C
12 5 (17.24%) XML

Oracle SOA Suite
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 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 20 (68.97%) WebLogic
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle Database
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (24.14%) SQLPlus
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JDeveloper
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) DBA
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Designer
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SOA Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) Middleware
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) WebCenter
5 5 (17.24%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) WSDL
7 2 (6.90%) XSD
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
7 2 (6.90%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) TopLink
8 1 (3.45%) J2EE
8 1 (3.45%) JSP
8 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
1 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) SOA
2 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (31.03%) High Availability
4 7 (24.14%) BPEL
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) BPMN
8 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (6.90%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) C
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) OCP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.45%) OCA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
3 3 (10.34%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Primavera
3 1 (3.45%) FatWire
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss