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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 397 365 395
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 11 48 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.20% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 1.13% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 0
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£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
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
4223 4244 3966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.96% 17.95% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2826 2931 2549
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £240
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 110 73 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +6 1 - - 4
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (78.79%) SOA
3 24 (72.73%) Finance
4 23 (69.70%) WebLogic
5 20 (60.61%) Middleware
6 17 (51.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (45.45%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (42.42%) Oracle Fusion
8 14 (42.42%) JMS
9 11 (33.33%) Java
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 11 (33.33%) WebCenter
10 10 (30.30%) Web Services
10 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) SQL
11 9 (27.27%) Linux
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (24.24%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (24.24%) Revenue Management
12 8 (24.24%) Documaker
12 8 (24.24%) Billing
12 8 (24.24%) JIRA
12 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
12 8 (24.24%) SSL
12 8 (24.24%) HTTPS
12 8 (24.24%) Remedy

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (69.70%) WebLogic
2 17 (51.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (15.15%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Documaker
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SSL
1 8 (24.24%) HTTPS
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle ODI
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
3 4 (12.12%) JUnit
3 4 (12.12%) Hudson
3 4 (12.12%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Billing
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
1 6 (18.18%) Developer
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Team Leader
2 5 (15.15%) Integration Tester
2 5 (15.15%) SOA Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Tester
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Tester
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Middleware Team Leader
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 2 (6.06%) SOA Architect
6 1 (3.03%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) Middleware
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (42.42%) JMS
3 11 (33.33%) WebCenter
4 10 (30.30%) Web Services
5 8 (24.24%) JDBC
6 7 (21.21%) J2EE
7 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 3 (9.09%) REST
8 3 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) XSLT
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
10 1 (3.03%) JSON
10 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) SOA
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Revenue Management
4 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.12%) EAI
6 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
6 4 (12.12%) BPEL
7 3 (9.09%) Content Management
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 3 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) OCP
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Remedy
3 6 (18.18%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe