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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 267 239 227
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 16 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 1.94% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 11
Median daily rate £513 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £377 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median 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
1810 1652 1578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.75% 16.59% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 949 898
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 72 79
Median hourly rate £14.25 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.15 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 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
Oxfordshire +4 8 £513 -2.38%
Berkshire +1 4 £550 +22.22%
Hampshire -3 3 £473 +11.17%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) SOAP
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 16 (53.33%) Web Services
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (43.33%) Spring
8 13 (43.33%) XML
9 12 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
10 11 (36.67%) J2EE
10 11 (36.67%) Linux
10 11 (36.67%) UML
11 10 (33.33%) Windows
12 9 (30.00%) JBoss
12 9 (30.00%) XML Schema
12 9 (30.00%) Middleware
12 9 (30.00%) Migration
12 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
12 9 (30.00%) RESTful
12 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
12 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (30.00%) Apache Camel
13 8 (26.67%) JIRA
13 8 (26.67%) JPA
13 8 (26.67%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (26.67%) Apache CXF
13 8 (26.67%) Talend

Oracle SOA Suite
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 17 (56.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (30.00%) JBoss
3 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) AquaLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.00%) MySQL
4 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JIRA
1 8 (26.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Integration Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Designer
4 6 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (16.67%) SOA Designer
5 5 (16.67%) SOA Solution Designer
6 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Designer
9 1 (3.33%) Digital Architect
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Architect
9 1 (3.33%) WebCenter Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) SOAP
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 13 (43.33%) Spring
4 13 (43.33%) XML
5 11 (36.67%) J2EE
6 9 (30.00%) Apache Camel
6 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (30.00%) Middleware
6 9 (30.00%) RESTful
6 9 (30.00%) XML Schema
7 8 (26.67%) Apache CXF
7 8 (26.67%) JPA
8 6 (20.00%) EJB
9 4 (13.33%) WebCenter
10 3 (10.00%) Java EE
10 3 (10.00%) REST
10 3 (10.00%) WSDL
10 3 (10.00%) XSD
11 2 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) UML
4 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Migration
5 8 (26.67%) ETL
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) Process Management
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) DevOps
8 4 (13.33%) High Availability
8 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) BPEL
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.00%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Talend
3 4 (13.33%) Endeca
3 4 (13.33%) FatWire