The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 496 491 558
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +67
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 117 93 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.087%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 1.02% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 19
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£463 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £600 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £455
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
10252 9098 10078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.50% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6171 5373 5641
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 368 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle SOA Suite Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -16 102 £463 +8.82% 15
London +2 43 £475 - 4
South East +2 33 £400 -11.11% 3
North West +5 14 £463 +8.82% 1
Oxfordshire -6 14 £495 +16.47% 2
City of London +24 10 £475 - 1
Oxford -2 8 £500 +4.16% 1
Cheshire - 7 £463 -
Scotland - 5 £400 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £400 - 1
Manchester -6 3 £525 -
West Midlands -13 3 £425 -
Hampshire -15 3 £425 -12.82% 1
South West - 2 - - 4
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 £425 - 1
Liverpool - 1 £425 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
Fareham - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - - 4
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 3
Hitchin - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Linlithgow - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 3

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 208 (100.00%) Oracle
1 208 (100.00%) SOA
2 106 (50.96%) WebLogic
3 97 (46.63%) Middleware
4 88 (42.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 88 (42.31%) Oracle Database
5 87 (41.83%) Oracle Fusion
6 67 (32.21%) Java
7 64 (30.77%) Web Services
8 60 (28.85%) Oracle Service Bus
9 58 (27.88%) XML
10 56 (26.92%) SQL
11 54 (25.96%) Oracle BPM
12 43 (20.67%) Linux
13 42 (20.19%) SOAP
13 42 (20.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 42 (20.19%) Finance
13 42 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (19.71%) XSLT
14 41 (19.71%) JMS
14 41 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (19.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 39 (18.75%) XPath
17 38 (18.27%) BPEL
17 38 (18.27%) Scrum
17 38 (18.27%) Oracle Identity Management
18 35 (16.83%) XSD
18 35 (16.83%) Oracle EBS
19 34 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (15.38%) J2EE

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 106 (50.96%) WebLogic
2 60 (28.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 25 (12.02%) WebSphere
4 24 (11.54%) WebLogic Portal
5 23 (11.06%) AquaLogic
6 21 (10.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 14 (6.73%) GlassFish
8 10 (4.81%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.92%) Apache
9 4 (1.92%) Oracle BPEL
10 2 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.48%) Kentico
11 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.48%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.48%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 54 (25.96%) Oracle BPM
2 35 (16.83%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (8.65%) Documaker
4 16 (7.69%) Workday HCM
5 14 (6.73%) SAP HR
6 12 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (5.29%) Oracle FAH
8 6 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.48%) HFM
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.48%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.42%) HTTP
2 22 (10.58%) SSL
3 19 (9.13%) HTTPS
4 9 (4.33%) Internet
5 8 (3.85%) FTP
6 3 (1.44%) SAN
7 2 (0.96%) Firewall
7 2 (0.96%) NAS
8 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.48%) SSH
8 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (42.31%) Oracle Database 11g
1 88 (42.31%) Oracle Database
2 30 (14.42%) Oracle ODI
3 29 (13.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 22 (10.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (3.85%) MySQL
6 7 (3.37%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.40%) SQLPlus
9 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.44%) Essbase
10 2 (0.96%) Siebel EIM
10 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.48%) DataStage
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (12.98%) Ant
2 26 (12.50%) JIRA
3 23 (11.06%) Maven
4 18 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (8.17%) Jenkins
6 15 (7.21%) Git (software)
7 14 (6.73%) Visual Studio
8 12 (5.77%) NUnit
9 10 (4.81%) JDeveloper
10 9 (4.33%) Subversion
11 7 (3.37%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.88%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.88%) AnthillPro
12 6 (2.88%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.88%) Gerrit
13 4 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (1.44%) Hudson
14 3 (1.44%) ClearCase
15 2 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
16 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (20.19%) Finance
2 22 (10.58%) Billing
3 11 (5.29%) Retail
4 9 (4.33%) Advertising
4 9 (4.33%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.44%) Publishing
7 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 55 (26.44%) Developer
2 36 (17.31%) Consultant
3 35 (16.83%) Oracle Developer
4 28 (13.46%) Architect
5 24 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
6 23 (11.06%) SOA Developer
7 22 (10.58%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 17 (8.17%) Oracle Architect
9 14 (6.73%) Technical Leader
10 12 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.81%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) SOA Architect
11 10 (4.81%) Oracle SOA Architect
12 9 (4.33%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.33%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.33%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (4.33%) Middleware Consultant
13 8 (3.85%) Middleware Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (46.63%) Middleware
2 87 (41.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 64 (30.77%) Web Services
4 58 (27.88%) XML
5 42 (20.19%) SOAP
6 41 (19.71%) XSLT
6 41 (19.71%) JMS
7 35 (16.83%) XSD
8 32 (15.38%) J2EE
8 32 (15.38%) WSDL
9 28 (13.46%) WebCenter
10 27 (12.98%) Oracle ADF
11 26 (12.50%) Spring
12 21 (10.10%) JDBC
13 18 (8.65%) jQuery
13 18 (8.65%) JAX-WS
14 17 (8.17%) Apache Axis
14 17 (8.17%) UDDI
15 16 (7.69%) JSF
16 15 (7.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.58%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.29%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.33%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.44%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.96%) Open Source
6 2 (0.96%) Clustering
6 2 (0.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.48%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.67%) Linux
2 30 (14.42%) UNIX
3 18 (8.65%) Solaris
4 7 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.37%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.44%) CentOS
6 2 (0.96%) Windows
6 2 (0.96%) AIX
7 1 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (100.00%) SOA
2 42 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.27%) Scrum
3 38 (18.27%) BPEL
4 34 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (11.54%) ERP
7 22 (10.58%) Content Management
7 22 (10.58%) Revenue Management
8 21 (10.10%) EAI
9 18 (8.65%) Configuration Management
9 18 (8.65%) Migration
10 17 (8.17%) Data Migration
11 16 (7.69%) DevOps
12 15 (7.21%) BPMN
12 15 (7.21%) TDD
12 15 (7.21%) OO
13 14 (6.73%) E-business
14 13 (6.25%) Unit Testing
15 12 (5.77%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.21%) Java
2 56 (26.92%) SQL
3 40 (19.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 39 (18.75%) XPath
5 31 (14.90%) Python
6 30 (14.42%) PL/SQL
7 28 (13.46%) XQuery
8 26 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 25 (12.02%) Jython
10 12 (5.77%) C#
11 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
11 10 (4.81%) Groovy
12 5 (2.40%) C
12 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.13%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (14.90%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.88%) vCloud
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (20.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 38 (18.27%) Oracle Identity Management
3 17 (8.17%) Puppet
4 9 (4.33%) SCCM
5 7 (3.37%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.44%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 208 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (11.06%) BEA
3 22 (10.58%) IBM
4 19 (9.13%) Remedy
5 18 (8.65%) Siebel
6 16 (7.69%) SAP
7 14 (6.73%) PeopleSoft
7 14 (6.73%) Microsoft
8 9 (4.33%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.85%) VMware
10 4 (1.92%) Mercator
10 4 (1.92%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.96%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.96%) Twitter
12 1 (0.48%) CollabNet
12 1 (0.48%) FatWire
12 1 (0.48%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.48%) Sun
12 1 (0.48%) HP
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