The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Oxford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank - 34 36
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.40% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.00% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £498 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 50 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.20% 20.16% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 50
Average daily rate £220 £295 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% -22.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £346 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.09 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle SOA Suite
Oxfordshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft