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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 244 230 219
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 13 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 1.71% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 14
Average daily rate £425 £518 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.87% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £363 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £470 £420
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1549 1698 1487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.10% 17.93% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 981 953 744
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 £259 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £15.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +23.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 8 February 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 +9 9 £425 +19.71%
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £475 -22.44% 1
West Sussex - 2 £420 -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
1 51 (100.00%) SOA
2 32 (62.75%) Middleware
3 28 (54.90%) Oracle Database
4 27 (52.94%) Java
5 23 (45.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (45.10%) Oracle Fusion
5 23 (45.10%) Oracle BPM
6 22 (43.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (37.25%) SQL
7 19 (37.25%) WebLogic
7 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (31.37%) Spring
8 16 (31.37%) Java EE
8 16 (31.37%) PL/SQL
9 15 (29.41%) SOAP
9 15 (29.41%) XML
10 14 (27.45%) Linux
10 14 (27.45%) UML
10 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
11 13 (25.49%) SDLC
11 13 (25.49%) Shell Script
12 11 (21.57%) Web Services
12 11 (21.57%) Unix
12 11 (21.57%) Windows
12 11 (21.57%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
13 8 (15.69%) jQuery
13 8 (15.69%) AquaLogic
13 8 (15.69%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (37.25%) WebLogic
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (15.69%) AquaLogic
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (7.84%) JBoss
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (7.84%) HFM
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.96%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) Oracle Database
2 23 (45.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (43.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.76%) MySQL
5 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (9.80%) Essbase
6 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Ant
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA Agile
1 8 (15.69%) Maven
2 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Architect
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Designer
4 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (11.76%) SOA Designer
6 5 (9.80%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Integration Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) SOA Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) SOA Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) Middleware
2 23 (45.10%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (31.37%) Java EE
3 16 (31.37%) Spring
4 15 (29.41%) SOAP
4 15 (29.41%) XML
5 11 (21.57%) Web Services
6 8 (15.69%) Dojo
6 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
6 8 (15.69%) JMS
6 8 (15.69%) jQuery
6 8 (15.69%) JSF
7 6 (11.76%) EJB
7 6 (11.76%) J2EE
7 6 (11.76%) REST
8 5 (9.80%) EDI
8 5 (9.80%) MSMQ
8 5 (9.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (9.80%) WCF
8 5 (9.80%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
1 4 (7.84%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Unix
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 8 (15.69%) AIX
3 8 (15.69%) Solaris
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) SOA
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) UML
4 13 (25.49%) SDLC
5 8 (15.69%) BPEL
5 8 (15.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 8 (15.69%) MVC
5 8 (15.69%) OOD
5 8 (15.69%) OOP
5 8 (15.69%) RUP
5 8 (15.69%) Workflow
6 6 (11.76%) Process Management
6 6 (11.76%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.84%) API Integration
8 4 (7.84%) DRM
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) PL/SQL
4 13 (25.49%) Shell Script
5 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) OCP
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Control-M
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Hyperion
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
3 4 (7.84%) JD Edwards