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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 133 149 145
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.060% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £504 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £456
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
525 563 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.74% 17.01% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 365 351
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £219
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 15 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 £19.00 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £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 SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (60.00%) BPEL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) UDDI
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA

Oracle SOA Suite
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 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 3 (60.00%) SOA Developer
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) UDDI
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) WSDL
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) BPEL
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle