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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 378 404 380
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 37 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 0.53% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 15
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£425 £500 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £578 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
4482 4567 4754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.61% 18.22% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3001 3016 3076
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £59.00 £43.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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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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 +33 15 £375 -28.57% 4
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 69 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (78.26%) WebLogic
3 51 (73.91%) SOA
4 47 (68.12%) Middleware
4 47 (68.12%) Finance
5 39 (56.52%) Oracle Database
6 38 (55.07%) WebLogic Portal
6 38 (55.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 38 (55.07%) Java
7 37 (53.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 37 (53.62%) Oracle Fusion
8 35 (50.72%) Oracle ODI
9 31 (44.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 29 (42.03%) Oracle BPM
11 28 (40.58%) Python
11 28 (40.58%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (39.13%) JMS
12 27 (39.13%) SQL
12 27 (39.13%) J2EE
12 27 (39.13%) Oracle Identity Management
13 26 (37.68%) WebCenter
13 26 (37.68%) Revenue Management
13 26 (37.68%) Billing
14 25 (36.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 24 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
15 24 (34.78%) Content Management
15 24 (34.78%) Jython
16 23 (33.33%) HTTP
17 22 (31.88%) JDBC
17 22 (31.88%) Data Quality

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 54 (78.26%) WebLogic
2 38 (55.07%) WebLogic Portal
3 31 (44.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (30.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 20 (28.99%) Apache
6 8 (11.59%) Liferay
7 7 (10.14%) AquaLogic
8 5 (7.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (7.25%) Node.js
8 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 29 (42.03%) Oracle BPM
2 21 (30.43%) Documaker
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.45%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (1.45%) HFM
5 1 (1.45%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.33%) HTTP
2 21 (30.43%) SSL
3 20 (28.99%) HTTPS
4 8 (11.59%) LDAP
5 3 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (56.52%) Oracle Database
2 37 (53.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 35 (50.72%) Oracle ODI
4 24 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 21 (30.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.45%) DataStage
8 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.45%) Essbase
8 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) JIRA
2 9 (13.04%) JUnit
2 9 (13.04%) Maven
3 4 (5.80%) Ant
4 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.90%) EasyMock
5 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.90%) Gradle
6 1 (1.45%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 47 (68.12%) Finance
2 26 (37.68%) Billing
3 11 (15.94%) Financial Institution
4 10 (14.49%) Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Back Office
6 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.90%) Publishing
8 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Consultant
2 16 (23.19%) Oracle Consultant
3 11 (15.94%) Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Applications Support
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Middleware Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Oracle Consultant
9 5 (7.25%) Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) Siebel Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) Architect
11 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
11 3 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Siebel Consultant
11 3 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (68.12%) Middleware
2 37 (53.62%) Oracle Fusion
3 27 (39.13%) JMS
3 27 (39.13%) J2EE
4 26 (37.68%) WebCenter
5 22 (31.88%) JDBC
6 20 (28.99%) Web Services
7 18 (26.09%) Spring
8 13 (18.84%) XML
8 13 (18.84%) WSDL
9 10 (14.49%) jQuery
9 10 (14.49%) CSS
10 8 (11.59%) HTML
10 8 (11.59%) JSP
11 7 (10.14%) Apache CXF
11 7 (10.14%) Java EE
11 7 (10.14%) JAX-RS
12 5 (7.25%) Kafka
13 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
14 3 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.94%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.90%) Open Source
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) UNIX
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) SOA
2 28 (40.58%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (37.68%) Revenue Management
4 24 (34.78%) Content Management
5 8 (11.59%) MVC
5 8 (11.59%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (8.70%) ITIL
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.25%) High Availability
7 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.25%) BPEL
8 4 (5.80%) Scrum
9 3 (4.35%) Project Management
10 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Use Case
10 2 (2.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) Java
2 28 (40.58%) Python
3 27 (39.13%) SQL
4 25 (36.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 24 (34.78%) Jython
6 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
7 16 (23.19%) PL/SQL
8 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.35%) Korn
10 3 (4.35%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.45%) XQuery
11 1 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (7.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 38 (55.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 27 (39.13%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (2.90%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (27.54%) Siebel
3 18 (26.09%) Remedy
4 3 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.35%) F5
5 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) CollabNet