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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 505 472 474
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 94 98 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 1.07% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 47 39
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£450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £528 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
9602 9127 8202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.58% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5769 5480 4671
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 304 406
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -22 83 £450 - 15
London -6 37 £450 -5.26% 5
South East -44 14 £550 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -10 11 £425 -8.10% 2
East of England +13 9 - -
Hertfordshire +9 8 - -
West Yorkshire -4 8 £420 -9.18% 1
City of London +15 7 £400 - 2
North West -14 7 £375 -17.80% 2
Scotland - 7 £450 -
Glasgow - 7 £450 -
Leeds - 7 £425 - 1
Hampshire -21 5 £445 +16.33% 2
Oxford - 5 £600 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £600 -
Berkshire -10 2 £425 -
Liverpool -11 2 £388 - 1
Manchester -13 2 £375 -17.80% 1
Merseyside -15 2 £388 - 1
Bradford -18 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £438 - 1
South West -7 1 £263 -45.87% 4
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
Hayes - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Home Counties - - - -

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 199 (100.00%) Oracle
1 199 (100.00%) SOA
2 124 (62.31%) Java
3 110 (55.28%) WebLogic
4 95 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (40.20%) Oracle Database
6 75 (37.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 73 (36.68%) Middleware
8 71 (35.68%) Oracle Fusion
9 62 (31.16%) XML
10 52 (26.13%) Linux
11 49 (24.62%) Software Engineering
12 44 (22.11%) BPEL
12 44 (22.11%) Oracle BPM
13 43 (21.61%) Oracle ADF
14 41 (20.60%) Web Services
14 41 (20.60%) Oracle Service Bus
15 39 (19.60%) SQL
16 38 (19.10%) Finance
16 38 (19.10%) Scrum
17 33 (16.58%) Ant
17 33 (16.58%) Oracle RAC
18 31 (15.58%) Git (software)
19 30 (15.08%) UML
19 30 (15.08%) XSLT
20 29 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
20 29 (14.57%) JIRA
21 28 (14.07%) CSS
22 27 (13.57%) J2EE
22 27 (13.57%) Unit Testing

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 110 (55.28%) WebLogic
2 41 (20.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 21 (10.55%) WebSphere
4 20 (10.05%) MQSeries
5 18 (9.05%) JBoss
6 10 (5.03%) AquaLogic
7 5 (2.51%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.51%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.01%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.51%) JCAPS
9 3 (1.51%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.50%) SAS
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (22.11%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (8.54%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (5.53%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (5.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (4.02%) Documaker
5 6 (3.02%) AquaLogic BPM
6 3 (1.51%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.01%) Workday HCM
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.53%) SSL
2 10 (5.03%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.01%) SAN
3 4 (2.01%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (40.20%) Oracle Database
2 75 (37.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (11.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (10.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (8.04%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.52%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.02%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.02%) MySQL
10 3 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.51%) SQLPlus
10 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (16.58%) Ant
2 31 (15.58%) Git (software)
3 29 (14.57%) JIRA
4 26 (13.07%) Selenium
4 26 (13.07%) Maven
5 25 (12.56%) Jenkins
6 22 (11.06%) JUnit
7 20 (10.05%) Talend Open Studio
8 19 (9.55%) Subversion
9 9 (4.52%) Hudson
10 7 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (3.02%) JDeveloper
11 6 (3.02%) NUnit
12 5 (2.51%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (2.51%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.01%) ClearCase
13 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.01%) WebLOAD
14 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (19.10%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.53%) Publishing
4 9 (4.52%) Billing
5 7 (3.52%) Advertising
6 3 (1.51%) Retail
6 3 (1.51%) Legal
7 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.01%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (48.24%) Developer
2 42 (21.11%) Oracle Developer
3 38 (19.10%) Java Developer
4 35 (17.59%) Software Engineer
5 32 (16.08%) SOA Developer
6 28 (14.07%) Java Software Engineer
7 26 (13.07%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 24 (12.06%) Consultant
9 18 (9.05%) Oracle Consultant
10 15 (7.54%) Lead Developer
10 15 (7.54%) Lead Software Engineer
11 11 (5.53%) Designer
12 10 (5.03%) DBA
12 10 (5.03%) Architect
12 10 (5.03%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 10 (5.03%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (4.02%) Solutions Designer
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (3.52%) Team Leader
15 6 (3.02%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (36.68%) Middleware
2 71 (35.68%) Oracle Fusion
3 62 (31.16%) XML
4 43 (21.61%) Oracle ADF
5 41 (20.60%) Web Services
6 30 (15.08%) XSLT
7 28 (14.07%) CSS
8 27 (13.57%) J2EE
9 26 (13.07%) JMS
10 25 (12.56%) jQuery
11 23 (11.56%) HTML
12 22 (11.06%) Spring
13 21 (10.55%) AngularJS
14 20 (10.05%) JSON
14 20 (10.05%) Apache Camel
14 20 (10.05%) PhoneGap
15 19 (9.55%) CSS3
15 19 (9.55%) HTML5
16 18 (9.05%) WSDL
17 14 (7.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.53%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.03%) Digital Media
4 9 (4.52%) Clustering
5 7 (3.52%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.01%) CMDB
7 2 (1.01%) User Experience
7 2 (1.01%) Open Source
7 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.13%) Linux
2 21 (10.55%) UNIX
3 16 (8.04%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (4.02%) Windows
5 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (100.00%) SOA
2 95 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (24.62%) Software Engineering
4 44 (22.11%) BPEL
5 38 (19.10%) Scrum
6 30 (15.08%) UML
7 29 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (13.57%) Unit Testing
9 20 (10.05%) Configuration Management
9 20 (10.05%) MVC
9 20 (10.05%) OOP
10 19 (9.55%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.54%) Test Automation
12 13 (6.53%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.53%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (6.03%) TDD
14 11 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (5.03%) Service Delivery
15 10 (5.03%) Release Management
16 9 (4.52%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.31%) Java
2 39 (19.60%) SQL
3 25 (12.56%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.06%) Python
5 21 (10.55%) XPath
5 21 (10.55%) XQuery
6 20 (10.05%) Ruby
7 15 (7.54%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.53%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 10 (5.03%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.02%) Jython
11 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.02%) PHP
12 5 (2.51%) Groovy
13 1 (0.50%) C#
13 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (13.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.03%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 33 (16.58%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) NFS
2 1 (0.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 23 (11.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 22 (11.06%) Oracle Identity Management
3 17 (8.54%) Puppet
4 16 (8.04%) Vagrant
5 8 (4.02%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 199 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (10.05%) Talend
3 11 (5.53%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.03%) BEA
5 9 (4.52%) Remedy
6 7 (3.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.51%) IBM
8 3 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.51%) SAP
8 3 (1.51%) NetApp
9 1 (0.50%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) Siebel
9 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.50%) Informatica
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