The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 371 366 400
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 45 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.059% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 8
Average daily rate £500 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £345 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £506 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4356 3951 4428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.60% 17.97% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2988 2539 2671
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 135 126
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 9 - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
1 62 (100.00%) SOA
2 40 (64.52%) Middleware
3 35 (56.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 29 (46.77%) Java
5 27 (43.55%) Oracle Database
6 26 (41.94%) Oracle Fusion
7 24 (38.71%) Web Services
8 23 (37.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (32.26%) Scrum
10 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
11 18 (29.03%) SQL
12 17 (27.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (24.19%) Linux
13 15 (24.19%) UML
13 15 (24.19%) Finance
14 14 (22.58%) BPEL
14 14 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (22.58%) Ant
14 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
15 13 (20.97%) Oracle BPM
16 12 (19.35%) Subversion
16 12 (19.35%) TOGAF
16 12 (19.35%) XML
16 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (17.74%) WebSphere
18 10 (16.13%) Oracle BPEL
18 10 (16.13%) Python

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (56.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
3 11 (17.74%) WebSphere
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle BPEL
5 9 (14.52%) Liferay
6 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.84%) AquaLogic
7 3 (4.84%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.61%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.84%) Workday HCM
2 3 (4.84%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Network Security
1 3 (4.84%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) Oracle Database
2 23 (37.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (12.90%) MySQL
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
6 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Ant
2 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
3 12 (19.35%) Subversion
4 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
4 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (12.90%) JIRA
5 8 (12.90%) Maven
5 8 (12.90%) Gerrit
5 8 (12.90%) AnthillPro
5 8 (12.90%) Mercurial
5 8 (12.90%) TeamCity
6 4 (6.45%) JDeveloper
6 4 (6.45%) Hudson
6 4 (6.45%) FishEye
6 4 (6.45%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Architect
2 13 (20.97%) Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 12 (19.35%) SOA Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle Architect
5 9 (14.52%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.90%) Deployment Manager
7 7 (11.29%) Designer
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Architect
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 7 (11.29%) SOA Architect
7 7 (11.29%) Consultant
8 6 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) SOA Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Consultant
11 3 (4.84%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) Middleware
2 26 (41.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 24 (38.71%) Web Services
4 12 (19.35%) XML
5 10 (16.13%) .NET
6 9 (14.52%) J2EE
6 9 (14.52%) XSD
6 9 (14.52%) XSLT
6 9 (14.52%) WSDL
7 6 (9.68%) JDBC
7 6 (9.68%) XSL
7 6 (9.68%) REST
8 4 (6.45%) WebCenter
9 3 (4.84%) JAX-WS
9 3 (4.84%) UDDI
9 3 (4.84%) SOAP
9 3 (4.84%) Apache Axis
10 1 (1.61%) WCF
10 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.61%) Open Source
2 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) Debian
3 4 (6.45%) zOS
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) SOA
2 20 (32.26%) Scrum
3 15 (24.19%) UML
4 14 (22.58%) BPEL
4 14 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
4 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.35%) TOGAF
6 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.13%) Complex Event Processing
8 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (12.90%) Change Management
9 8 (12.90%) ETL
9 8 (12.90%) Security Architecture
9 8 (12.90%) ERD
10 6 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
10 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 6 (9.68%) Integration Testing
10 6 (9.68%) Use Case
11 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) Java
2 18 (29.03%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) Python
3 10 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.45%) XPath
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.61%) XQuery
6 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) vCloud
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Puppet
3 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) IBM
2 9 (14.52%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) EMC
4 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.45%) CollabNet
5 3 (4.84%) Sun
5 3 (4.84%) HP
5 3 (4.84%) BEA
5 3 (4.84%) Siebel
5 3 (4.84%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) BMC
7 1 (1.61%) Informatica
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.61%) FatWire
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