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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 574 567 546
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 79 91 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.79% 0.87% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 42
Median daily rate £450 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.75% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £56.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.50 -

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
10060 10417 10069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.59% 17.84% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6575 6532 5873
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 333 429
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 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 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 79 £450 -10.00% 4
London +7 40 £450 - 1
North West +1 17 £425 -15.00%
Merseyside +13 15 £425 -15.00%
South East +22 14 £450 -23.40%
Liverpool +11 14 £425 -15.00%
Berkshire +7 6 £500 -23.07%
Oxfordshire +1 5 £350 -44.00%
Oxford -1 5 £350 -40.42%
East of England +17 3 £375 +15.38% 3
Hampshire +5 3 £450 -14.28%
Havant - 2 £450 -
Essex - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +7 1 £375 +15.38% 3
Yorkshire -4 1 £475 +72.72%
Manchester -8 1 - -
West Midlands -28 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £425 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Tring - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £470 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £425 -

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 111 (69.81%) SOA
3 81 (50.94%) Java
4 71 (44.65%) Oracle Database
5 68 (42.77%) Web Services
6 61 (38.36%) XML
7 53 (33.33%) Middleware
8 49 (30.82%) SOAP
9 47 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (28.30%) JMS
11 44 (27.67%) Oracle Fusion
12 43 (27.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 41 (25.79%) WebLogic
14 40 (25.16%) BPEL
15 36 (22.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 32 (20.13%) Apache Camel
16 32 (20.13%) Oracle EBS
17 31 (19.50%) ETL
18 28 (17.61%) SQL
18 28 (17.61%) Spring
19 27 (16.98%) Linux
20 25 (15.72%) Migration
20 25 (15.72%) REST
21 24 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (13.84%) SC Cleared
22 22 (13.84%) Security Cleared
23 21 (13.21%) Data Integration
23 21 (13.21%) Oracle EBS R12
23 21 (13.21%) Finance
23 21 (13.21%) JavaScript

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 43 (27.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 41 (25.79%) WebLogic
3 17 (10.69%) Mule
4 11 (6.92%) JBoss
5 8 (5.03%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.52%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (2.52%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.52%) SAS
7 3 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.89%) JCAPS
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.26%) Apache
8 2 (1.26%) CMS
8 2 (1.26%) Confluence
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.63%) FileNet
9 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.63%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (20.13%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (13.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (9.43%) Oracle BPM
4 12 (7.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (3.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (1.89%) Eloqua
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.26%) Maximo
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.26%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (1.26%) GitHub
2 2 (1.26%) Route 53
2 2 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.55%) HTTP
2 10 (6.29%) LDAP
3 9 (5.66%) FTP
4 3 (1.89%) SSL
5 2 (1.26%) Internet
5 2 (1.26%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (44.65%) Oracle Database
2 36 (22.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (11.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (9.43%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.77%) MySQL
6 6 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.14%) Big Data
8 4 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.52%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.26%) DataStax
10 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (0.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 20 (12.58%) SoapUI
2 17 (10.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (6.92%) Protractor
4 10 (6.29%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.66%) JIRA
6 7 (4.40%) Maven
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.52%) EasyMock
8 4 (2.52%) JDeveloper
8 4 (2.52%) Mockito
9 3 (1.89%) Hudson
10 2 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.26%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.26%) GitLab
10 2 (1.26%) Grunt
10 2 (1.26%) gulp
10 2 (1.26%) JUnit
11 1 (0.63%) Subversion
11 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (13.21%) Finance
2 18 (11.32%) Manufacturing
3 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.55%) Electronics
4 12 (7.55%) Marketing
5 11 (6.92%) Retail
6 5 (3.14%) Law
7 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.89%) Banking
8 3 (1.89%) Publishing
9 2 (1.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (49.69%) Developer
2 39 (24.53%) Oracle Developer
3 38 (23.90%) Architect
4 35 (22.01%) SOA Developer
5 33 (20.75%) Integration Developer
6 27 (16.98%) Consultant
7 26 (16.35%) Java Developer
8 24 (15.09%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 21 (13.21%) Oracle Consultant
10 13 (8.18%) Integration Architect
11 12 (7.55%) Oracle Architect
12 11 (6.92%) Oracle SOA Consultant
12 11 (6.92%) SOA Consultant
13 9 (5.66%) Java Architect
13 9 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (5.03%) Designer
15 7 (4.40%) Data Migration Developer
16 6 (3.77%) Data Integration Developer
16 6 (3.77%) Middleware Developer
16 6 (3.77%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (42.77%) Web Services
2 61 (38.36%) XML
3 53 (33.33%) Middleware
4 49 (30.82%) SOAP
5 45 (28.30%) JMS
6 44 (27.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 32 (20.13%) Apache Camel
8 28 (17.61%) Spring
9 25 (15.72%) REST
10 19 (11.95%) RESTful
10 19 (11.95%) XSD
11 17 (10.69%) AngularJS
11 17 (10.69%) Java EE
12 16 (10.06%) XML Schema
13 15 (9.43%) HTML
13 15 (9.43%) J2EE
14 14 (8.81%) Apache CXF
14 14 (8.81%) JPA
15 12 (7.55%) JSON
16 10 (6.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.21%) Data Integration
2 9 (5.66%) Virtual Team
3 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.40%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.52%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.98%) Linux
2 13 (8.18%) Windows
3 6 (3.77%) Unix
4 4 (2.52%) Solaris
5 3 (1.89%) AIX
6 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (69.81%) SOA
2 47 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.16%) BPEL
4 31 (19.50%) ETL
5 25 (15.72%) Migration
6 24 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (13.21%) B2B
8 20 (12.58%) Scrum
8 20 (12.58%) TDD
9 15 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (8.81%) Integration Testing
10 14 (8.81%) SDLC
11 12 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (7.55%) High Availability
11 12 (7.55%) Programme Management
12 11 (6.92%) Data Migration
12 11 (6.92%) Data Modelling
13 10 (6.29%) CRM
13 10 (6.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.94%) Java
2 28 (17.61%) SQL
3 21 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.66%) C#
5 8 (5.03%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.40%) XQuery
7 5 (3.14%) Ruby
8 4 (2.52%) Groovy
8 4 (2.52%) Python
8 4 (2.52%) Scala
9 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.26%) XPath
10 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) SC Cleared
1 22 (13.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.26%) Degree
3 1 (0.63%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) ISO20022
1 3 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (2.52%) Puppet
2 2 (1.26%) Nessus
2 2 (1.26%) Oozie
2 2 (1.26%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (11.95%) WSO2
3 17 (10.69%) Talend
4 15 (9.43%) SAP
5 10 (6.29%) Informatica
6 8 (5.03%) Hyperion
6 8 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (4.40%) IBM
8 4 (2.52%) Google
8 4 (2.52%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.52%) Siebel
9 3 (1.89%) Endeca
9 3 (1.89%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.26%) Adobe
10 2 (1.26%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.26%) Qualys
11 1 (0.63%) F5
11 1 (0.63%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
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