The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 44 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 9 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.51% 1.71% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.57% 12.99% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £469 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £451 £430
% change year-on-year
-0.11% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

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
105 77 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.56% 13.18% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 72
Median daily rate £425 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £580 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Watford - 2 £475 - 1
St Albans +4 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
East of England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle Database
3 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
3 13 (54.17%) Middleware
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (29.17%) Advertising
8 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (25.00%) E-business
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 6 (25.00%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) Solaris
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) XML
10 5 (20.83%) SOAP
10 5 (20.83%) JMS
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.83%) DevOps
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) BPEL
11 4 (16.67%) Internet
11 4 (16.67%) J2EE
11 4 (16.67%) XSLT
11 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (4.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle Database
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (29.17%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Specialist
1 9 (37.50%) Support Specialist
2 8 (33.33%) Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) SOA Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) SOA Specialist
4 6 (25.00%) Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) SOA Administrator
5 5 (20.83%) Database Specialist
5 5 (20.83%) Support Consultant
6 4 (16.67%) Database Consultant
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 4 (16.67%) SOA Architect
7 3 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Middleware
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) JMS
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (16.67%) XSLT
6 3 (12.50%) WSDL
6 3 (12.50%) XSD
7 2 (8.33%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) JSON
8 1 (4.17%) RESTful
8 1 (4.17%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (25.00%) E-business
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) BPEL
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) Information Security
7 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
8 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) JDA