The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 32 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.27% 1.82% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.23% 7.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate £519 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
Oracle SOA Suite
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 96 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.62% 25.00% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 72 18
Average daily rate £350 £403 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +54.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £284 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Talend
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (83.33%) Apache CXF
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) REST

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Apache CXF
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Talend