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 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 238 244 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.046% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 1506 1763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.23% 17.24% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 836 841
Average daily rate £360 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 61 91
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.04 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 -9 3 £431 -9.21%
Berkshire +7 1 £275 -38.88%
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) XQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) FatWire