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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 488 514 484
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 113 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% 0.86% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 39 45
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£450 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £332 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £550 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 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
10231 9473 8557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 17.39% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6242 5848 4829
Average daily rate £388 £375 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 315 429
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +24 108 £450 -2.70% 22
London +8 44 £450 -10.00% 11
South East -3 32 £450 +18.42% 3
Hampshire +2 15 £413 -13.15%
North West -14 14 £400 -12.32% 5
Oxfordshire - 12 £525 -
Oxford - 12 £525 -
Yorkshire -1 11 £425 -22.72%
Liverpool 0 10 £400 - 2
Merseyside -2 10 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire -6 8 £420 -
Southampton -7 8 £383 -
City of London -1 7 £406 -18.75% 5
Leeds - 7 £425 -
Berkshire -1 4 £450 - 1
Reading - 4 £450 - 1
Scotland -1 3 £450 +24.13%
Glasgow -4 3 £450 -
East of England +6 2 £450 -15.49%
North Yorkshire -1 2 £438 -20.45%
West Midlands -15 2 £494 +6.75%
Manchester -17 2 - - 2
Bradford -20 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £475 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +2 1 £450 -15.49%
Birmingham -7 1 £550 +18.91%
Milton Keynes -14 1 £425 +11.84%

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Oracle
1 215 (100.00%) SOA
2 123 (57.21%) Java
3 119 (55.35%) WebLogic
4 97 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (43.72%) Oracle Database
6 85 (39.53%) Middleware
7 83 (38.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 77 (35.81%) Oracle Fusion
9 63 (29.30%) XML
10 62 (28.84%) Oracle BPM
11 51 (23.72%) Linux
12 50 (23.26%) Oracle Service Bus
13 46 (21.40%) Software Engineering
14 45 (20.93%) UML
15 43 (20.00%) BPEL
16 42 (19.53%) Oracle ADF
17 39 (18.14%) Ant
18 38 (17.67%) Web Services
19 37 (17.21%) Scrum
19 37 (17.21%) Finance
20 36 (16.74%) Unit Testing
21 35 (16.28%) J2EE
22 34 (15.81%) SQL
23 33 (15.35%) Git (software)
23 33 (15.35%) Security Cleared
24 32 (14.88%) JIRA
24 32 (14.88%) JavaScript
25 31 (14.42%) Maven
26 30 (13.95%) Selenium

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 119 (55.35%) WebLogic
2 50 (23.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 24 (11.16%) MQSeries
3 24 (11.16%) JBoss
4 22 (10.23%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.26%) AquaLogic
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle BPEL
7 5 (2.33%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.86%) Apache
8 4 (1.86%) JCAPS
9 3 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.47%) IIS
10 1 (0.47%) SAS
10 1 (0.47%) Confluence
10 1 (0.47%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 62 (28.84%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (8.37%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (6.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (6.05%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (3.26%) Documaker
6 6 (2.79%) AquaLogic BPM
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.58%) SSL
2 10 (4.65%) SAN
3 9 (4.19%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.47%) NAS
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (43.72%) Oracle Database
2 83 (38.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (12.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (9.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 21 (9.77%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.44%) Oracle ODI
6 13 (6.05%) MySQL
7 10 (4.65%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.72%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.93%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (18.14%) Ant
2 33 (15.35%) Git (software)
3 32 (14.88%) JIRA
4 31 (14.42%) Maven
5 30 (13.95%) Selenium
6 26 (12.09%) JUnit
7 24 (11.16%) Talend Open Studio
8 17 (7.91%) Jenkins
9 10 (4.65%) Hudson
10 9 (4.19%) Subversion
11 8 (3.72%) JDeveloper
12 7 (3.26%) Eclipse
12 7 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.79%) NUnit
14 5 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (1.40%) Toad
16 3 (1.40%) Rational Application Developer
16 3 (1.40%) Apache Continuum
17 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (17.21%) Finance
2 21 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.72%) Billing
3 8 (3.72%) Publishing
4 7 (3.26%) Advertising
5 4 (1.86%) Legal
5 4 (1.86%) Retail
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (44.65%) Developer
2 38 (17.67%) Java Developer
2 38 (17.67%) Oracle Developer
3 29 (13.49%) Software Engineer
4 28 (13.02%) SOA Developer
5 26 (12.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 22 (10.23%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 20 (9.30%) Consultant
8 19 (8.84%) Architect
9 16 (7.44%) Oracle Consultant
10 15 (6.98%) Designer
11 12 (5.58%) Lead Developer
11 12 (5.58%) DBA
11 12 (5.58%) Oracle DBA
11 12 (5.58%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 12 (5.58%) Lead Software Engineer
12 11 (5.12%) Solutions Designer
13 9 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (3.72%) SOA Designer
14 8 (3.72%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (39.53%) Middleware
2 77 (35.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 63 (29.30%) XML
4 42 (19.53%) Oracle ADF
5 38 (17.67%) Web Services
6 35 (16.28%) J2EE
7 29 (13.49%) jQuery
7 29 (13.49%) CSS
8 27 (12.56%) HTML
8 27 (12.56%) JMS
9 26 (12.09%) XSLT
10 25 (11.63%) AngularJS
11 24 (11.16%) Apache Camel
11 24 (11.16%) PhoneGap
11 24 (11.16%) JSON
11 24 (11.16%) Spring
12 23 (10.70%) CSS3
12 23 (10.70%) HTML5
13 21 (9.77%) SOAP
14 18 (8.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.58%) Clustering
3 11 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.26%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.86%) CMDB
6 3 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.93%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) Open Source
7 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.72%) Linux
2 17 (7.91%) UNIX
3 16 (7.44%) Windows
4 9 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.72%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.40%) Solaris
7 1 (0.47%) Android
7 1 (0.47%) AIX
7 1 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (100.00%) SOA
2 97 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.40%) Software Engineering
4 45 (20.93%) UML
5 43 (20.00%) BPEL
6 37 (17.21%) Scrum
7 36 (16.74%) Unit Testing
8 25 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (11.16%) Mobile Development
9 24 (11.16%) MVC
9 24 (11.16%) OOP
10 23 (10.70%) Mentoring
11 17 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (7.44%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (6.05%) Waterfall
14 12 (5.58%) Configuration Management
15 11 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (4.65%) Process Management
16 10 (4.65%) Service Delivery
16 10 (4.65%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (57.21%) Java
2 34 (15.81%) SQL
3 32 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.56%) Python
5 24 (11.16%) Ruby
6 20 (9.30%) XQuery
7 17 (7.91%) XPath
8 15 (6.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 14 (6.51%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.19%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.72%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.26%) Jython
13 6 (2.79%) PHP
14 5 (2.33%) Groovy
15 2 (0.93%) COBOL
16 1 (0.47%) C#
16 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (15.35%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 26 (12.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.47%) Samba
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (11.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 21 (9.77%) Oracle Identity Management
3 11 (5.12%) Data Guard
4 7 (3.26%) Puppet
5 6 (2.79%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 215 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (11.16%) Talend
3 14 (6.51%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.72%) Remedy
6 7 (3.26%) BEA
6 7 (3.26%) IBM
7 5 (2.33%) WorldPay
8 4 (1.86%) NetApp
9 3 (1.40%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.47%) VMware
10 1 (0.47%) Siebel
10 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.47%) Informatica
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