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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 246 245 245
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 23 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.16% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.36% 0.96% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 2
Median daily rate £483 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1692 1557 1530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.43% 16.68% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 930 879
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £248 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 61 71
Median hourly rate £15.25 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
(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
Hampshire +5 11 £425 -5.55%
Oxfordshire - 10 £513 -
Kent - 1 - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (73.68%) SOA
3 25 (65.79%) SOAP
4 23 (60.53%) XML
5 19 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 17 (44.74%) Web Services
7 16 (42.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (34.21%) Migration
8 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (31.58%) XSD
9 12 (31.58%) WSDL
10 11 (28.95%) Java
10 11 (28.95%) Spring
11 10 (26.32%) JBoss
11 10 (26.32%) XML Schema
11 10 (26.32%) ETL
11 10 (26.32%) Apache Camel
12 9 (23.68%) RESTful
12 9 (23.68%) Integration Testing
12 9 (23.68%) JMS
13 8 (21.05%) Middleware
13 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
13 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
13 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (21.05%) Apache CXF
13 8 (21.05%) JPA
13 8 (21.05%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (21.05%) Talend
14 7 (18.42%) SoapUI

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (26.32%) JBoss
3 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
4 6 (15.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Apache
5 2 (5.26%) AquaLogic
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.63%) DataStage
4 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (18.42%) JIRA
2 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Designer
2 15 (39.47%) Solutions Designer
3 11 (28.95%) Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Architect
5 9 (23.68%) Integration Developer
5 9 (23.68%) SOA Designer
5 9 (23.68%) SOA Solution Designer
6 7 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Service Design Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Telecoms Designer
8 3 (7.89%) Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) SOA Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Data Migration Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) SOAP
2 23 (60.53%) XML
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 16 (42.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (31.58%) WSDL
5 12 (31.58%) XSD
6 11 (28.95%) Spring
7 10 (26.32%) Apache Camel
7 10 (26.32%) XML Schema
8 9 (23.68%) JMS
8 9 (23.68%) RESTful
9 8 (21.05%) Apache CXF
9 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
9 8 (21.05%) JPA
9 8 (21.05%) Middleware
10 5 (13.16%) XSL
11 3 (7.89%) REST
12 2 (5.26%) J2EE
13 1 (2.63%) HTML
13 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) SOA
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Migration
3 10 (26.32%) ETL
4 9 (23.68%) Integration Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) BPEL
6 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) UML
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Modelling
8 4 (10.53%) Service Design
8 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.53%) Workflow
9 3 (7.89%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Talend
3 6 (15.79%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) webMethods