The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle SOA Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Developer
Rank 571 561 551
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle SOA Developer 21 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Oracle SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle SOA Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle SOA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle SOA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Oracle SOA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle SOA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle SOA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle SOA Developer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -17 20 £450 +20.00% 2
North West - 7 £438 - 1
London +17 5 £450 +14.28% 1
Merseyside - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

Oracle SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle SOA Developer in their job title 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 with Oracle SOA Developer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
1 49 (100.00%) SOA
2 36 (73.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (32.65%) Oracle Database
4 15 (30.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (30.61%) BPEL
4 15 (30.61%) Java
4 15 (30.61%) XML
5 14 (28.57%) Middleware
6 13 (26.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (24.49%) Finance
7 12 (24.49%) WSDL
8 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.41%) UNIX
9 10 (20.41%) J2EE
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (18.37%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (18.37%) WebLogic
11 8 (16.33%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) SQL
11 8 (16.33%) Scrum
12 7 (14.29%) Advertising
12 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 7 (14.29%) Solaris
12 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 6 (12.24%) Linux
13 6 (12.24%) J2ME
13 6 (12.24%) J2SE

Oracle SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle SOA Developer in their job title 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 with Oracle SOA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (73.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (18.37%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.08%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle Database
2 13 (26.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Ant
1 4 (8.16%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Hudson
4 1 (2.04%) JDeveloper
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) XML
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (28.57%) Middleware
3 12 (24.49%) WSDL
4 10 (20.41%) J2EE
5 8 (16.33%) Web Services
6 6 (12.24%) XSLT
6 6 (12.24%) J2ME
6 6 (12.24%) J2SE
6 6 (12.24%) Java ME
6 6 (12.24%) Java SE
6 6 (12.24%) Java EE
7 5 (10.20%) XSD
8 4 (8.16%) JMS
8 4 (8.16%) REST
9 3 (6.12%) CSS
9 3 (6.12%) HTML
9 3 (6.12%) SOAP
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (6.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) UNIX
2 7 (14.29%) Solaris
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) SOA
2 15 (30.61%) BPEL
3 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Scrum
5 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.08%) UML
8 2 (4.08%) Use Case
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) XQuery
4 3 (6.12%) XPath
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (4.08%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.12%) Mercator
4 2 (4.08%) BEA
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) CollabNet
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