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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
UK
Rank 545 573 552
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 36 45 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.52% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 31
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
7544 8626 8866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 16.99% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 5508 5549
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 236 316
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 January 2017.

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 19 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +27 35 £425 -10.52% 4
London +11 18 £419 -4.82% 3
Yorkshire +10 6 £450 -5.26%
East of England +4 5 £463 -
Essex +2 4 £463 -
North West +20 2 £438 -12.50%
South East +11 2 £425 -10.99% 1
West Yorkshire +10 2 £450 -5.26%
Leeds 0 2 £450 -7.69%
Sheffield - 2 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
South West +13 1 £320 -
Hampshire +11 1 £450 -6.25%
Bristol +1 1 £320 -
Hertfordshire +1 1 £410 -
West Midlands -1 1 £300 -40.00%
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Havant - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (78.38%) SOA
2 58 (78.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 43 (58.11%) Middleware
4 37 (50.00%) Java
5 31 (41.89%) Oracle Database
6 27 (36.49%) TDD
7 25 (33.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (29.73%) Finance
9 22 (29.73%) WebLogic
9 22 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (28.38%) SAP
10 21 (28.38%) Manufacturing
10 21 (28.38%) Electronics
10 21 (28.38%) Telecoms
10 21 (28.38%) Programme Management
10 21 (28.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 21 (28.38%) Marketing
10 21 (28.38%) Digital Marketing
10 21 (28.38%) WSO2
11 20 (27.03%) Mule
11 20 (27.03%) Apache Camel
11 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 12c
11 20 (27.03%) Maven
11 20 (27.03%) XML
12 19 (25.68%) Web Services
13 18 (24.32%) SQL
13 18 (24.32%) BPEL
14 16 (21.62%) Oracle Fusion

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills 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 58 (78.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (29.73%) WebLogic
3 20 (27.03%) Mule
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) Confluence
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.35%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 21 (28.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) FTP
2 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) Oracle Database
2 25 (33.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Maven
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) Electronics
2 21 (28.38%) Manufacturing
2 21 (28.38%) Marketing
2 21 (28.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.81%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Publishing
5 3 (4.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Developer
2 24 (32.43%) SOA Developer
3 18 (24.32%) Middleware Developer
3 18 (24.32%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (20.27%) Java Developer
5 12 (16.22%) Consultant
6 11 (14.86%) Oracle Consultant
6 11 (14.86%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 10 (13.51%) Integration Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Java Middleware Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Middleware Consultant
9 7 (9.46%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
10 6 (8.11%) Architect
10 6 (8.11%) Integration Specialist
11 5 (6.76%) DBA
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle DBA
12 3 (4.05%) Applications Architect
12 3 (4.05%) Head of Development
12 3 (4.05%) SOA Consultant
12 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) Middleware
2 20 (27.03%) Apache Camel
2 20 (27.03%) XML
3 19 (25.68%) Web Services
4 16 (21.62%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (20.27%) XSLT
6 14 (18.92%) JSON
6 14 (18.92%) SOAP
7 13 (17.57%) Swagger
7 13 (17.57%) WireMock
8 12 (16.22%) JMS
9 9 (12.16%) XSD
10 8 (10.81%) J2EE
10 8 (10.81%) RESTful
11 5 (6.76%) Java EE
11 5 (6.76%) Spring
12 4 (5.41%) .NET
12 4 (5.41%) CSS
12 4 (5.41%) HTML
12 4 (5.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
1 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) Unix
3 5 (6.76%) Solaris
4 3 (4.05%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) SOA
2 27 (36.49%) TDD
3 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (28.38%) Digital Marketing
5 21 (28.38%) Programme Management
6 18 (24.32%) BPEL
7 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (12.16%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 7 (9.46%) API Integration
10 7 (9.46%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) DevOps
12 4 (5.41%) B2B
12 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.41%) Front End Development
12 4 (5.41%) Functional Testing
12 4 (5.41%) Microservices
13 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
14 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Java
2 18 (24.32%) SQL
3 14 (18.92%) XPath
4 13 (17.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.70%) XQuery
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) OCP
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) PA-DSS
1 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Data Guard
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (28.38%) SAP
2 21 (28.38%) WSO2
3 3 (4.05%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) Siebel
5 1 (1.35%) Teradata
5 1 (1.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
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