The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 134 149 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.031% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% 0.18% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £507 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +26.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
530 561 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.74% 17.20% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 364 354
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +159.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus across the South West region.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Service Bus
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) BPEL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (75.00%) UDDI
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SOA Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) UDDI
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) BPEL
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle