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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 395 391 366
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 13 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.59% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 25
Average daily rate £440 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £375 £440
% change year-on-year
+25.33% -14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.38 - -
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
3955 4059 4140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.68% 19.14% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2817 2787
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 80 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.15 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.50 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Brentford - 1 £415 -
Croydon - 1 £375 -
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (94.74%) SOA
3 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
3 15 (78.95%) Middleware
4 12 (63.16%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
7 8 (42.11%) Java
7 8 (42.11%) XML
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (26.32%) SOAP
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) Process Management
9 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
9 5 (26.32%) BPEL
10 4 (21.05%) JSF
10 4 (21.05%) Ajax
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (21.05%) J2EE
10 4 (21.05%) Struts
10 4 (21.05%) JMS
11 3 (15.79%) Linux
11 3 (15.79%) XSD
11 3 (15.79%) XSLT
11 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
11 3 (15.79%) JDeveloper

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (15.79%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.26%) Liferay
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (5.26%) Tuxedo
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
2 3 (15.79%) JDeveloper
3 2 (10.53%) ClearCase
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Appium
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Calabash
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (42.11%) SOA Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Middleware Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Designer
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE Designer
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
6 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Developer
6 2 (10.53%) XML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Middleware
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (42.11%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) Ajax
6 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) JMS
6 4 (21.05%) JSF
6 4 (21.05%) Struts
7 3 (15.79%) XSD
7 3 (15.79%) XSLT
8 2 (10.53%) REST
8 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 2 (10.53%) WebCenter
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) BPEL
2 5 (26.32%) Process Management
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) EAI
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) BPMN
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) XQuery
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Endeca
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat