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 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 SOA Developer
Rank 567 569 579
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle SOA Developer 28 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.017% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.018% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 10
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £360 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -26.31%
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 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
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2002 2126 2663
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

Oracle SOA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle SOA Developer
Top 3 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 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 25 £500 +25.00% 1
London +22 10 £250 -44.44% 1
City of London - - - - 1

Oracle SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 38 (100.00%) Oracle
1 38 (100.00%) SOA
2 21 (55.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (39.47%) Web Services
4 14 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (34.21%) Middleware
6 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
7 11 (28.95%) BPEL
8 10 (26.32%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (18.42%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) Ant
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) UNIX
11 5 (13.16%) Solaris
11 5 (13.16%) Advertising
11 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
12 4 (10.53%) Mercator
12 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (10.53%) XML
12 4 (10.53%) XSD
12 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
12 4 (10.53%) REST
12 4 (10.53%) WSDL
12 4 (10.53%) Data Extraction

Oracle SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (55.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.26%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.63%) AquaLogic
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.63%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) FTP
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Ant
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Hudson
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) Web Services
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (34.21%) Middleware
4 4 (10.53%) XML
4 4 (10.53%) XSD
4 4 (10.53%) REST
4 4 (10.53%) WSDL
4 4 (10.53%) WebCenter
5 3 (7.89%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) XSLT
6 2 (5.26%) JDBC
6 2 (5.26%) XSL
7 1 (2.63%) EDI
7 1 (2.63%) JMS
7 1 (2.63%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) UNIX
1 5 (13.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) SOA
2 11 (28.95%) BPEL
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) Use Case
4 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (2.63%) ERP
5 1 (2.63%) EAI
5 1 (2.63%) B2B
5 1 (2.63%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.63%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) XQuery
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) Mercator
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.63%) BEA
5 1 (2.63%) CollabNet