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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
England / South West
Rank 135 - 143
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% - 0.094%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £444 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.38 -

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
488 492 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.99% 16.44% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 341 321
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 21
Median hourly rate £43.00 £17.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+152.94% -25.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £10.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £40.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol - 1 £320 -
Oracle Service Bus
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) BPEL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) UDDI
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

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%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SOA Developer
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
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
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Handlebars
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) BPEL
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM