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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 148 161 123
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -38
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 7 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% 1.58% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Median daily rate - £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
563 633 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.89% 14.31% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 397 266
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £10.94 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £27.50 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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
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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 4 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) Middleware
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) BPEL
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (27.27%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 3 (27.27%) Microservices
7 3 (27.27%) JMS
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (18.18%) AIX
8 2 (18.18%) HPUX
8 2 (18.18%) Solaris
8 2 (18.18%) JBoss
8 2 (18.18%) Apache
8 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 2 (18.18%) HTTP

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 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
3 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Liferay
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Introscope
3 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Head of Development
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Middleware Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SOA Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) JMS
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) EJB
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) LPAR
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) HPUX
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) SUSE
2 2 (18.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) BPEL
3 3 (27.27%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) EAI
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) CA Wily
1 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (18.18%) nmon
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) CA
2 2 (18.18%) Endeca
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin