The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 109 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 12 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.11% 5.58% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 14
Median daily rate £335 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.90%
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
386 484 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.26% 16.98% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 262 312
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Median hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £16.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £41.32 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Edinburgh +6 7 £340 -20.00% 3
West Lothian - 4 £325 -
Glasgow +2 1 - - 1
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
1 45 (100.00%) SOA
2 42 (93.33%) Java
3 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (68.89%) SQL
4 31 (68.89%) Oracle Database
5 30 (66.67%) JBoss
6 28 (62.22%) Scrum
6 28 (62.22%) Web Services
7 27 (60.00%) SOAP
8 25 (55.56%) JMS
8 25 (55.56%) XML
8 25 (55.56%) Java EE
9 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (53.33%) XSLT
10 21 (46.67%) Hibernate
11 18 (40.00%) JSF
12 17 (37.78%) JPA
12 17 (37.78%) Drools
13 16 (35.56%) Maven
13 16 (35.56%) PL/SQL
14 15 (33.33%) XSD
14 15 (33.33%) TDD
14 15 (33.33%) Eclipse
14 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
14 15 (33.33%) jBPM
15 14 (31.11%) Subversion
15 14 (31.11%) RichFaces
15 14 (31.11%) Oracle BPM
15 14 (31.11%) HTML

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 30 (66.67%) JBoss
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.78%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.67%) DB2
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Maven
2 15 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 14 (31.11%) Subversion
4 10 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 9 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
7 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.22%) Hudson
7 1 (2.22%) JUnit
7 1 (2.22%) Mockito
7 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.33%) Billing
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 29 (64.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Developer in Test
4 6 (13.33%) Integration Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Database Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Test Development Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) Web Services
2 27 (60.00%) SOAP
3 25 (55.56%) Java EE
3 25 (55.56%) JMS
3 25 (55.56%) XML
4 24 (53.33%) XSLT
5 21 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 18 (40.00%) JSF
7 17 (37.78%) Drools
7 17 (37.78%) JPA
8 15 (33.33%) jBPM
8 15 (33.33%) XSD
9 14 (31.11%) HTML
9 14 (31.11%) RichFaces
10 7 (15.56%) Spring Batch
11 6 (13.33%) Middleware
11 6 (13.33%) Spring
12 4 (8.89%) Apache CXF
12 4 (8.89%) J2EE
12 4 (8.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) SOA
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (62.22%) Scrum
4 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (33.33%) TDD
6 13 (28.89%) Open Source
6 13 (28.89%) Open Source Development
7 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
8 10 (22.22%) Coaching
8 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 10 (22.22%) SDLC
9 9 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 9 (20.00%) Kanban
9 9 (20.00%) User Stories
10 6 (13.33%) Change Control
10 6 (13.33%) CRM
10 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (11.11%) OO
12 4 (8.89%) Use Case
13 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) Java
2 31 (68.89%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) PL/SQL
4 9 (20.00%) C
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) Perforce