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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 363 369 365
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 23 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.79% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 5
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£450 £523 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.87% +30.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £680 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle SOA Suite
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
3875 4041 3743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.74% 18.49% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2718 2439
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 135
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £34.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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 +11 5 - - 3
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 55 (100.00%) Oracle
1 55 (100.00%) SOA
2 32 (58.18%) WebLogic
2 32 (58.18%) Finance
3 31 (56.36%) Middleware
4 28 (50.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 28 (50.91%) Oracle Service Bus
5 25 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 25 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (41.82%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (40.00%) Revenue Management
7 22 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
7 22 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 22 (40.00%) Billing
7 22 (40.00%) JMS
8 21 (38.18%) JDBC
8 21 (38.18%) SSL
8 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
8 21 (38.18%) WebCenter
8 21 (38.18%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (34.55%) HTTPS
10 19 (34.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 19 (34.55%) Remedy
10 19 (34.55%) JIRA
11 18 (32.73%) Python
11 18 (32.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 18 (32.73%) Documaker
11 18 (32.73%) Data Quality
12 17 (30.91%) Oracle RAC

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 32 (58.18%) WebLogic
2 28 (50.91%) Oracle Service Bus
3 16 (29.09%) WebLogic Portal
4 14 (25.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (12.73%) AquaLogic
6 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.64%) Apache
7 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (32.73%) Documaker
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (7.27%) SAP HR
6 3 (5.45%) AquaLogic BPM
6 3 (5.45%) Workday HCM
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) SSL
2 19 (34.55%) HTTPS
3 14 (25.45%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 25 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 21 (38.18%) Oracle ODI
4 15 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) Maven
3 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) Hudson
4 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.45%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 22 (40.00%) Billing
3 7 (12.73%) Financial Institution
4 6 (10.91%) Advertising
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.82%) Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Consultant
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 14 (25.45%) SOA Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Team Leader
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle Team Leader
8 5 (9.09%) Siebel Consultant
9 4 (7.27%) Middleware Team Leader
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Oracle Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Siebel Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
10 3 (5.45%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Middleware Consultant
11 2 (3.64%) DevOps Specialist
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) Middleware
2 28 (50.91%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (40.00%) JMS
4 21 (38.18%) JDBC
4 21 (38.18%) WebCenter
5 11 (20.00%) XSD
5 11 (20.00%) WSDL
6 9 (16.36%) Web Services
7 7 (12.73%) XML
7 7 (12.73%) XSLT
8 6 (10.91%) SOAP
9 4 (7.27%) UDDI
10 3 (5.45%) Apache Axis
10 3 (5.45%) JAX-WS
10 3 (5.45%) Spring
10 3 (5.45%) J2EE
10 3 (5.45%) REST
11 2 (3.64%) .NET
11 2 (3.64%) EJB
11 2 (3.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) SOA
2 22 (40.00%) Revenue Management
3 20 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (27.27%) Content Management
5 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.09%) EAI
6 4 (7.27%) ERP
6 4 (7.27%) BPEL
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) E-business
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.64%) DevOps
8 2 (3.64%) Build Automation
8 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) UML
8 2 (3.64%) CRM
8 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
2 18 (32.73%) Python
2 18 (32.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 16 (29.09%) Jython
4 12 (21.82%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) XPath
6 3 (5.45%) SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Samba
2 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (34.55%) Remedy
3 11 (20.00%) Siebel
4 7 (12.73%) BEA
5 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.27%) IBM
6 4 (7.27%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (7.27%) SAP
7 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.64%) Mercator
8 1 (1.82%) CollabNet
8 1 (1.82%) VMware