The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 410 369 389
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 14 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 1.00% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
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£513 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £562 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
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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
4647 4280 4163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.92% 18.68% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3157 2878 2656
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 74 143
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) Oracle
1 57 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (68.42%) WebLogic
3 36 (63.16%) Oracle Database
4 30 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (43.86%) Middleware
6 22 (38.60%) Java
7 19 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
8 16 (28.07%) Linux
8 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
10 14 (24.56%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (22.81%) Finance
11 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
12 12 (21.05%) XML
12 12 (21.05%) Ant
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle EBS R12
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle Service Bus
14 10 (17.54%) JIRA
14 10 (17.54%) JUnit
14 10 (17.54%) Clustering
14 10 (17.54%) SAN
15 9 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
15 9 (15.79%) BPEL
15 9 (15.79%) Web Services
15 9 (15.79%) Python

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (68.42%) WebLogic
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (12.28%) JBoss
3 7 (12.28%) MQSeries
3 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.02%) Apache
4 4 (7.02%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (7.02%) AquaLogic BPM
6 2 (3.51%) Documaker
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) Oracle Database
2 30 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.51%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.75%) MS Access
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.05%) Ant
3 10 (17.54%) JUnit
3 10 (17.54%) JIRA
4 9 (15.79%) Selenium
5 8 (14.04%) Maven
6 7 (12.28%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.26%) Hudson
8 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (3.51%) WebLOAD
10 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 3 (5.26%) Advertising
4 3 (5.26%) Billing
5 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Consultant
3 9 (15.79%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) DBA
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 6 (10.53%) SOA Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) Middleware
2 15 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (21.05%) XML
4 9 (15.79%) Web Services
5 8 (14.04%) J2EE
5 8 (14.04%) JSON
6 7 (12.28%) jQuery
6 7 (12.28%) CSS
6 7 (12.28%) HTML
6 7 (12.28%) HTML5
6 7 (12.28%) CSS3
6 7 (12.28%) PhoneGap
6 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
6 7 (12.28%) Apache Camel
7 6 (10.53%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (8.77%) JMS
8 5 (8.77%) WSDL
8 5 (8.77%) XSD
8 5 (8.77%) WebCenter
9 4 (7.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.02%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) BPEL
3 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.28%) MVC
4 7 (12.28%) UML
4 7 (12.28%) OOP
4 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.28%) Mobile Development
5 5 (8.77%) Capacity Management
5 5 (8.77%) Patch Management
5 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) SDLC
6 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.26%) High Availability
7 3 (5.26%) EAI
7 3 (5.26%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) Python
3 8 (14.04%) Ruby
4 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) Jython
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) NFS
2 1 (1.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Data Guard
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) Talend
4 4 (7.02%) BEA
4 4 (7.02%) NetApp
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) WorldPay