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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 93 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 10 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 1.40% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.80% 6.94% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 10
Median daily rate £353 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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
263 533 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.87% 20.16% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 318 231
Median daily rate £334 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.17% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.02 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £43.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 6 £383 -12.57% 3
West Lothian -6 3 £325 -16.12%
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) SOA
2 31 (96.88%) Java
3 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (84.38%) Oracle Database
5 23 (71.88%) JBoss
6 22 (68.75%) SQL
6 22 (68.75%) Scrum
7 20 (62.50%) Java EE
7 20 (62.50%) SOAP
7 20 (62.50%) Web Services
7 20 (62.50%) XML
7 20 (62.50%) XSLT
7 20 (62.50%) JMS
8 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
10 14 (43.75%) PL/SQL
10 14 (43.75%) JPA
10 14 (43.75%) Drools
11 13 (40.63%) TDD
11 13 (40.63%) JSF
12 12 (37.50%) Maven
12 12 (37.50%) jBPM
12 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
12 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
12 12 (37.50%) XSD
12 12 (37.50%) HTML
12 12 (37.50%) RichFaces
12 12 (37.50%) Oracle BPM
13 11 (34.38%) SDLC

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 23 (71.88%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) Oracle Database
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 12 (37.50%) Maven
2 10 (31.25%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (21.88%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (21.88%) Billing
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Database Designer
3 6 (18.75%) Designer
3 6 (18.75%) Developer in Test
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
4 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Java EE
1 20 (62.50%) JMS
1 20 (62.50%) SOAP
1 20 (62.50%) Web Services
1 20 (62.50%) XML
1 20 (62.50%) XSLT
2 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 14 (43.75%) Drools
3 14 (43.75%) JPA
4 13 (40.63%) JSF
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) jBPM
5 12 (37.50%) RichFaces
5 12 (37.50%) XSD
6 7 (21.88%) Middleware
7 6 (18.75%) Spring Batch
8 4 (12.50%) J2EE
9 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.25%) JSON
9 2 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) SOA
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) Scrum
4 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) SDLC
7 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
7 10 (31.25%) Open Source
7 10 (31.25%) Open Source Development
8 8 (25.00%) Coaching
8 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (21.88%) Change Control
9 7 (21.88%) CRM
9 7 (21.88%) Defect Management
9 7 (21.88%) Kanban
9 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (21.88%) User Stories
10 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) MVC
10 3 (9.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.88%) C
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) Red Hat