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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
England / South West
Rank 121 127 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 11 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.53% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 2.93% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 9
Median daily rate £388 £495 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.71% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £590 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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
402 546 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.62% 18.24% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 394 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £59.20 £33.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the South West region.

Oracle SOA Suite Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 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 +7 5 £350 -
Devon - 2 £500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £369 -
Somerset +7 1 £475 -5.00% 1
Wiltshire -3 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (43.75%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) JMS
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Middleware
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
7 5 (31.25%) WSDL
7 5 (31.25%) Unix
8 4 (25.00%) JSP
8 4 (25.00%) XSD
8 4 (25.00%) EJB
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) UDDI

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 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (6.25%) Mule
5 1 (6.25%) Mule ESB
5 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.25%) Fredhopper
3 1 (6.25%) Magento
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) Essbase
5 1 (6.25%) Informix
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SOA Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) SOAP
1 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) JMS
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (43.75%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) Middleware
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
5 5 (31.25%) WSDL
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) EJB
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) UDDI
6 4 (25.00%) XSD
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) JSON
8 2 (12.50%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) BPEL
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) DSDM
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) ATG
2 2 (12.50%) BEA
3 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) VeriFone
3 1 (6.25%) WorldPay