The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 506 521 534
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 89 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.62% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 25
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£413 £375 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10130 9133 10034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.97% 17.13% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 5320 5718
Average daily rate £375 £373 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.46% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 378 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the UK.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the UK.

Oracle Service Bus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
England +4 80 £413 +10.00% 19
London +31 39 £425 -15.00% 8
City of London +43 17 £375 -28.57% 3
Yorkshire +2 12 £413 +10.00% 3
West Yorkshire - 12 £413 - 3
South West -28 6 £400 - 1
Leeds - 6 £424 -
North West 0 4 £500 +17.64% 3
South East 0 4 £294 -38.15% 3
West Midlands - 4 - -
Scotland - 3 £425 -
East Midlands - 3 £475 -
Devon - 3 - - 1
Exeter - 3 - - 1
Hampshire -8 2 £313 -37.50%
Berkshire +9 1 £275 -38.88% 1
Merseyside -1 1 £500 +33.33% 2
Liverpool -2 1 £500 +33.33% 2
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Hayes - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Service Bus.

1 163 (98.19%) Oracle
2 103 (62.05%) SOA
3 91 (54.82%) Java
4 88 (53.01%) Middleware
5 87 (52.41%) WebLogic
6 74 (44.58%) Oracle Database
7 68 (40.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 66 (39.76%) Oracle Fusion
9 61 (36.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 59 (35.54%) Finance
11 57 (34.34%) Web Services
12 52 (31.33%) J2EE
13 51 (30.72%) Oracle ODI
14 47 (28.31%) Oracle BPM
15 44 (26.51%) SQL
15 44 (26.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 42 (25.30%) BPEL
17 39 (23.49%) UNIX
18 38 (22.89%) WebLogic Portal
19 35 (21.08%) XML
20 32 (19.28%) WebCenter
21 30 (18.07%) JMS
22 29 (17.47%) HTTP
22 29 (17.47%) JDBC
23 26 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
23 26 (15.66%) Python
23 26 (15.66%) Spring
24 25 (15.06%) Oracle Identity Management
25 24 (14.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
26 23 (13.86%) Revenue Management

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Service Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (52.41%) WebLogic
2 61 (36.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 38 (22.89%) WebLogic Portal
4 23 (13.86%) Apache
5 19 (11.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (9.04%) AquaLogic
7 13 (7.83%) Liferay
8 8 (4.82%) WebSphere
9 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
10 5 (3.01%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (3.01%) Jetty
10 5 (3.01%) Node.js
11 3 (1.81%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.81%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (4.22%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.22%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (28.31%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (10.84%) Documaker
3 15 (9.04%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (7.83%) Oracle FAH
5 6 (3.61%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.60%) HFM
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.47%) HTTP
2 21 (12.65%) SSL
3 17 (10.24%) HTTPS
4 9 (5.42%) LDAP
5 5 (3.01%) Internet
6 4 (2.41%) FTP
7 2 (1.20%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.20%) Firewall
8 1 (0.60%) SAN
8 1 (0.60%) SSH
8 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (44.58%) Oracle Database
2 68 (40.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 51 (30.72%) Oracle ODI
4 21 (12.65%) Oracle BI EE
5 18 (10.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.01%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) Big Data
9 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.60%) MySQL
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.60%) DataStage
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.60%) Essbase
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (10.24%) JIRA
2 16 (9.64%) Maven
2 16 (9.64%) Ant
3 14 (8.43%) JUnit
4 11 (6.63%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (6.63%) Hudson
5 10 (6.02%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.82%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.82%) JDeveloper
7 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.41%) Subversion
8 3 (1.81%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.20%) Gradle
9 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.20%) EasyMock
9 2 (1.20%) Selenium
9 2 (1.20%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.20%) ClearCase
General
1 59 (35.54%) Finance
2 23 (13.86%) Billing
3 12 (7.23%) Banking
4 10 (6.02%) Retail
5 9 (5.42%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.61%) Back Office
7 5 (3.01%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (22.89%) Developer
2 28 (16.87%) Architect
3 25 (15.06%) Consultant
4 21 (12.65%) Java Developer
5 19 (11.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 16 (9.64%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (9.64%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.63%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (6.63%) SOA Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Oracle Architect
8 10 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (5.42%) SOA Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Middleware Consultant
10 8 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Architect
10 8 (4.82%) Designer
11 7 (4.22%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (53.01%) Middleware
2 66 (39.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 57 (34.34%) Web Services
4 52 (31.33%) J2EE
5 35 (21.08%) XML
6 32 (19.28%) WebCenter
7 30 (18.07%) JMS
8 29 (17.47%) JDBC
9 26 (15.66%) Spring
10 21 (12.65%) JSP
11 18 (10.84%) jQuery
12 16 (9.64%) CSS
13 15 (9.04%) HTML
13 15 (9.04%) .NET
14 14 (8.43%) WSDL
15 13 (7.83%) Java EE
15 13 (7.83%) REST
16 12 (7.23%) SOAP
17 11 (6.63%) XSLT
17 11 (6.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.42%) Hedge funds
2 5 (3.01%) Fixed Income
2 5 (3.01%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.81%) Open Source
4 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) PMI
5 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.60%) DataPower
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.49%) UNIX
2 19 (11.45%) Linux
3 10 (6.02%) Solaris
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.20%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) HPUX
5 1 (0.60%) Windows
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (62.05%) SOA
2 42 (25.30%) BPEL
3 26 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (13.86%) Revenue Management
5 21 (12.65%) Content Management
6 14 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (8.43%) Scrum
7 13 (7.83%) Configuration Management
7 13 (7.83%) Project Management
8 12 (7.23%) UML
9 11 (6.63%) MVC
10 10 (6.02%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.42%) ITIL
11 9 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.82%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.22%) TOGAF
13 7 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (3.61%) Automation Testing
14 6 (3.61%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.82%) Java
2 44 (26.51%) SQL
3 26 (15.66%) Python
4 24 (14.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 23 (13.86%) PL/SQL
6 22 (13.25%) Jython
7 18 (10.84%) Bash Shell
7 18 (10.84%) JavaScript
8 13 (7.83%) XQuery
9 12 (7.23%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.01%) Korn
10 5 (3.01%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.81%) C
12 2 (1.20%) XPath
12 2 (1.20%) VB6
12 2 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) APMP
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) PMP
2 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.60%) OCP
3 1 (0.60%) OCA
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.81%) QA
System Software
1 23 (13.86%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 44 (26.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 25 (15.06%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (4.22%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.01%) Puppet
5 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 163 (98.19%) Oracle
2 18 (10.84%) Siebel
3 15 (9.04%) Remedy
4 14 (8.43%) IBM
5 10 (6.02%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.22%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.22%) Perforce
7 6 (3.61%) BEA
8 5 (3.01%) F5
9 3 (1.81%) SAP
9 3 (1.81%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.20%) FatWire
10 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.60%) Sun
11 1 (0.60%) HP
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix
11 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.60%) KANA
11 1 (0.60%) Kofax
11 1 (0.60%) Ab Initio
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