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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
England / North West
Rank 112 125 114
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 24 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.91% 0.89% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.73% 5.41% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 13
Median daily rate £430 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.12% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £411 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £53.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

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
419 628 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.89% 16.45% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 364 299
Median daily rate £375 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 49 29
Median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.80 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £49.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle SOA Suite Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +9 14 £400 - 2
Lancashire +2 6 £550 +14.28%
Cheshire +27 3 £425 - 2
Manchester +3 1 - - 3
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
1 51 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (76.47%) Middleware
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
3 24 (47.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 23 (45.10%) Windows
5 22 (43.14%) Web Services
6 21 (41.18%) XML
7 17 (33.33%) J2EE
7 17 (33.33%) Unix
7 17 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 16 (31.37%) Microservices
8 16 (31.37%) Big Data
8 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
8 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
8 16 (31.37%) DB2
8 16 (31.37%) Performance Management
8 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
9 15 (29.41%) JSON
9 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 15 (29.41%) AIX
9 15 (29.41%) Linux
9 15 (29.41%) MongoDB
9 15 (29.41%) NoSQL
10 14 (27.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
11 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
11 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (19.61%) Java

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (13.73%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.96%) HFM
4 1 (1.96%) Magento
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.96%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.96%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) LDAP
1 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Big Data
1 16 (31.37%) DB2
1 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
2 15 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 15 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.96%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.96%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) DBA
2 18 (35.29%) Architect
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Developer
6 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared DBA
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Principal Architect
8 4 (7.84%) Domain Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Administrator
10 2 (3.92%) Head of Development
10 2 (3.92%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 2 (3.92%) SOA Architect
10 2 (3.92%) SOA Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) SOA Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) Middleware
2 24 (47.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (43.14%) Web Services
4 21 (41.18%) XML
5 17 (33.33%) J2EE
6 15 (29.41%) JSON
7 4 (7.84%) REST
8 3 (5.88%) .NET
9 2 (3.92%) JMS
9 2 (3.92%) SOAP
9 2 (3.92%) WebCenter
9 2 (3.92%) XSD
10 1 (1.96%) Ajax
10 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.96%) HTML
10 1 (1.96%) JSF
10 1 (1.96%) JTA
10 1 (1.96%) Spring
10 1 (1.96%) Struts
10 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) DataPower
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Unix
3 15 (29.41%) AIX
3 15 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (31.37%) Microservices
2 16 (31.37%) Performance Management
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.80%) BPEL
4 5 (9.80%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) DRM
6 2 (3.92%) ETL
6 2 (3.92%) UML
6 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.96%) ERP
7 1 (1.96%) OO
7 1 (1.96%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.96%) XPath
6 1 (1.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) Software AG
3 2 (3.92%) webMethods
4 1 (1.96%) ATG
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) hybris
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Kony
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase
4 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!