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 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 144 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% 0.59% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
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
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
597 508 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.98% 16.73% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 270 271
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £12.10 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.52% -28.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £25.00 £36.00
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 2 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (62.50%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Data Management
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) CICS
3 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) DB2
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) COBOL
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Billing
4 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
4 4 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) BPEL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) CICS
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 4 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) BPEL
4 3 (37.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) COBOL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware