The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 137 141 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.36% 0.75% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate £310 £600 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% +23.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
516 535 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.41% 16.87% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 338 322
Average daily rate £350 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 24
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +13.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £31.25
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 West

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite across the South West region.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Wiltshire - 5 £310 -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (63.64%) Siebel
2 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Content Management
3 6 (54.55%) Test Management
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
3 6 (54.55%) Informatica
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) zOS
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (27.27%) OWASP
6 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) COBIT

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Security Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Siebel Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Information Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Siebel Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Siebel Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) Content Management
2 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Test Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) OWASP
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) COBIT
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Siebel
3 6 (54.55%) Informatica
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Guidewire