The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 63 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.75% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £393 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.38% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
134 125 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.01% 18.80% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 54
Average daily rate £323 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £179 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 10
Average hourly rate £32.75 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.68% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Oracle Service Bus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SOA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM