The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 386 359 375
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 17 49 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.21% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 1.17% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £433 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.62% +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Service Bus
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4089 4206 3877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.66% 18.29% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2738 2844 2531
Average daily rate £413 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 92 120
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.15 £45.00 £50.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -7.89%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Service Bus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the London region.

Oracle Service Bus Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 5 £381 -10.29% 1
Hayes - - - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (80.56%) SOA
3 27 (75.00%) Finance
4 25 (69.44%) WebLogic
5 22 (61.11%) Middleware
6 18 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (47.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (47.22%) Oracle ODI
8 15 (41.67%) JMS
9 13 (36.11%) Java
10 12 (33.33%) WebCenter
11 11 (30.56%) Web Services
11 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
12 10 (27.78%) SQL
12 10 (27.78%) Linux
12 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (25.00%) Billing
13 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 9 (25.00%) Documaker
13 9 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (22.22%) SSL
14 8 (22.22%) HTTPS
14 8 (22.22%) J2EE
14 8 (22.22%) JDBC
14 8 (22.22%) Remedy
14 8 (22.22%) Revenue Management
14 8 (22.22%) Data Quality

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (69.44%) WebLogic
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.78%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Documaker
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) HTTPS
1 8 (22.22%) SSL
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle ODI
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
2 5 (13.89%) Maven
2 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
3 4 (11.11%) Hudson
3 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Billing
3 4 (11.11%) Advertising
3 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Team Leader
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Integration Tester
3 5 (13.89%) SOA Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Middleware Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 2 (5.56%) SOA Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Middleware
2 17 (47.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (41.67%) JMS
4 12 (33.33%) WebCenter
5 11 (30.56%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) JDBC
6 8 (22.22%) J2EE
7 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 3 (8.33%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) XSLT
8 3 (8.33%) REST
9 2 (5.56%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.56%) SOAP
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
10 1 (2.78%) Java EE
10 1 (2.78%) JSON
10 1 (2.78%) jQuery
10 1 (2.78%) JSP
10 1 (2.78%) CSS
10 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Solaris
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) SOA
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Revenue Management
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 4 (11.11%) EAI
6 4 (11.11%) BPEL
7 3 (8.33%) Content Management
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) ERP
8 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.33%) Jython
5 3 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Remedy
3 1 (2.78%) Siebel
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe