The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 253 251 246
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 28 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.090% 0.075%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.57% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 3
Average daily rate £486 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.05% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £418 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1782 1675 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.50% 16.82% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 942 888
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 75 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +40.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.10 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.12 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the South East region.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Hampshire +8 14 £400 -11.11%
Oxfordshire - 9 £513 -
Berkshire +8 4 £500 +11.11%
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Service Bus.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (75.00%) SOA
3 21 (65.63%) SOAP
4 20 (62.50%) XML
5 18 (56.25%) Oracle Database
6 17 (53.13%) Web Services
7 16 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (46.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (37.50%) Migration
11 11 (34.38%) Spring
12 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
12 10 (31.25%) JBoss
12 10 (31.25%) Java
12 10 (31.25%) Apache Camel
13 9 (28.13%) XSD
13 9 (28.13%) JMS
13 9 (28.13%) WSDL
13 9 (28.13%) RESTful
13 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
14 8 (25.00%) JPA
14 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (25.00%) Apache CXF
14 8 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
14 8 (25.00%) Hibernate
14 8 (25.00%) Middleware
14 8 (25.00%) ETL
14 8 (25.00%) Talend
15 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
15 7 (21.88%) JIRA

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Service Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (31.25%) JBoss
3 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
4 6 (18.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) AquaLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (21.88%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.25%) Electronics
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Designer
2 11 (34.38%) Solutions Designer
3 10 (31.25%) Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Integration Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Architect
6 6 (18.75%) SOA Designer
6 6 (18.75%) SOA Solution Designer
7 4 (12.50%) Service Design Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (9.38%) Consultant
8 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 1 (3.13%) Middleware Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Middleware Consultant
10 1 (3.13%) Middleware Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 1 (3.13%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) SOAP
2 20 (62.50%) XML
3 17 (53.13%) Web Services
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (34.38%) Spring
6 10 (31.25%) Apache Camel
6 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
7 9 (28.13%) JMS
7 9 (28.13%) RESTful
7 9 (28.13%) WSDL
7 9 (28.13%) XSD
8 8 (25.00%) Apache CXF
8 8 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (25.00%) JPA
8 8 (25.00%) Middleware
9 5 (15.63%) XSL
10 2 (6.25%) J2EE
10 2 (6.25%) REST
11 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) SOA
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Migration
4 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
5 8 (25.00%) ETL
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 5 (15.63%) BPEL
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) UML
9 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) Service Design
9 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 4 (12.50%) Workflow
10 3 (9.38%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 3 (9.38%) DevOps
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Talend
3 6 (18.75%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) SAP