The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 114 126 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 14 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.074% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 0.48% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
509 413 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.51% 15.31% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 209 265
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £205 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 39
Average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £18.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% +13.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.00 £25.97
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 the North West

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Cheshire - 5 £450 -
Merseyside - - - - 1
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) SOA
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (45.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) WSDL
7 6 (30.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) BPEL
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) Java EE
7 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (25.00%) Java ME
8 5 (25.00%) Java SE
8 5 (25.00%) Maven
8 5 (25.00%) J2ME
8 5 (25.00%) J2SE
8 5 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
9 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
9 4 (20.00%) XQuery
9 4 (20.00%) Spring
9 4 (20.00%) JPA
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (15.00%) AquaLogic

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (15.00%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 8 (40.00%) SOA Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SOA Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) WSDL
3 6 (30.00%) Middleware
3 6 (30.00%) Java EE
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (25.00%) Java ME
4 5 (25.00%) Java SE
4 5 (25.00%) J2ME
4 5 (25.00%) J2SE
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) JPA
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) EJB
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) CSS
8 1 (5.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) XSD
8 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) BPEL
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) EAI
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) XQuery
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) BEA
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
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