The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 220 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 34 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.20% 1.68% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 24
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£450 £380 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £316 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Oracle SOA Suite
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
1543 1492 1476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 16.66% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 845 800
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 71 97
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite across the South East region.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the South East region.

Oracle SOA Suite Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +1 18 £425 +4.61%
Oxfordshire - 12 £525 -
Berkshire -4 3 £450 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £425 +11.84% 1
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 55 (100.00%) Oracle
1 55 (100.00%) SOA
2 42 (76.36%) Java
3 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (49.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 24 (43.64%) Middleware
5 24 (43.64%) WebLogic
5 24 (43.64%) Linux
6 23 (41.82%) Scrum
7 22 (40.00%) Oracle ADF
8 21 (38.18%) Web Services
9 20 (36.36%) Oracle BPM
10 19 (34.55%) J2EE
11 17 (30.91%) SOAP
12 16 (29.09%) XML
12 16 (29.09%) UML
13 15 (27.27%) XSLT
13 15 (27.27%) Windows
13 15 (27.27%) SQL
13 15 (27.27%) XQuery
14 14 (25.45%) BPEL
14 14 (25.45%) Oracle Identity Management
14 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
15 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
15 13 (23.64%) XPath
15 13 (23.64%) Oracle Service Bus
15 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (20.00%) Maven
17 11 (20.00%) JMS

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (43.64%) WebLogic
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.82%) Apache TomEE
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle Database
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (16.36%) MySQL
4 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Maven
2 9 (16.36%) Ant
3 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.09%) Subversion
5 3 (5.45%) NUnit
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Toad
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Designer
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) SOA Designer
5 7 (12.73%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
8 4 (7.27%) Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.64%) SOA Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Configuration Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Oracle Architect
11 1 (1.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 24 (43.64%) Middleware
3 22 (40.00%) Oracle ADF
4 21 (38.18%) Web Services
5 19 (34.55%) J2EE
6 17 (30.91%) SOAP
7 16 (29.09%) XML
8 15 (27.27%) XSLT
9 11 (20.00%) JMS
10 10 (18.18%) Spring
11 9 (16.36%) JSF
11 9 (16.36%) Ajax
12 8 (14.55%) JSP
13 7 (12.73%) REST
13 7 (12.73%) EJB
14 4 (7.27%) .NET
15 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
15 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
15 3 (5.45%) WCF
15 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.27%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.64%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) SOA
2 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.82%) Scrum
4 16 (29.09%) UML
5 14 (25.45%) BPEL
6 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
6 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
7 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Process Management
9 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.27%) TDD
11 3 (5.45%) User Stories
11 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Release Management
12 2 (3.64%) OOP
12 2 (3.64%) MVC
12 2 (3.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (3.64%) Mobile Development
12 2 (3.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) XQuery
3 13 (23.64%) XPath
4 9 (16.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) COBOL
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (10.91%) Puppet
4 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Talend
4 1 (1.82%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.82%) Siebel