The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank - 33 27
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.70% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 14.49% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
Oracle SOA Suite
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 69 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.03% 18.60% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £675 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.49 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (57.14%) BPEL
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (14.29%) Endeca
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) SOA Consultant
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) BPEL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Endeca