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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
UK
Rank 349 312 299
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 265 343 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.67% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.35% 3.96% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 218 217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.19% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

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
7908 8662 9164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.44% 16.94% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5124 5521 5611
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 229 315
Median hourly rate £18.70 £21.40 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.61% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 250 £475 +5.55% 61
London +3 102 £475 +5.55% 31
South East +26 53 £464 +3.05% 8
East of England -6 27 £475 - 10
North West +5 24 £430 -7.12% 4
Berkshire +33 20 £425 -15.00% 4
Essex -1 17 £481 +0.26% 6
Merseyside +11 14 £400 - 1
Yorkshire +10 11 £380 -20.00% 3
Liverpool +5 11 £401 - 1
West Sussex -2 11 £512 -
City of London -5 11 £650 +70.49% 12
Worthing -9 10 £512 -
South West +7 9 £400 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire -3 9 £469 -1.31% 3
Scotland -10 9 £388 -16.21% 3
West Midlands -13 9 £467 -1.63% 2
Hampshire -3 8 £500 +17.64% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £488 - 3
Surrey +12 7 £475 +11.76%
Blackpool +19 6 £550 +22.22%
Reading +14 6 £400 -11.11% 2
Lancashire 0 6 £550 +14.28%
Edinburgh -3 6 £388 -20.51% 3
Bristol +3 5 £350 -41.66% 1
East Midlands -3 5 £395 +31.66% 1
Solihull - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £423 -24.04%
Milton Keynes -1 4 £423 -26.52%
West Yorkshire -4 4 £475 -0.52% 2

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 529 (100.00%) Oracle
1 529 (100.00%) SOA
2 261 (49.34%) Java
3 237 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (38.56%) Web Services
5 190 (35.92%) XML
6 187 (35.35%) SQL
7 184 (34.78%) Oracle Database
8 170 (32.14%) Middleware
9 137 (25.90%) J2EE
10 128 (24.20%) Spring
11 113 (21.36%) REST
12 109 (20.60%) WebLogic
13 105 (19.85%) TDD
14 104 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
15 98 (18.53%) SOAP
16 92 (17.39%) Hibernate
16 92 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
17 91 (17.20%) JSON
17 91 (17.20%) Finance
18 90 (17.01%) PL/SQL
19 88 (16.64%) Unix
19 88 (16.64%) Linux
20 84 (15.88%) XSLT
21 83 (15.69%) JavaScript
22 78 (14.74%) Scrum
22 78 (14.74%) Microservices
23 77 (14.56%) JMS
23 77 (14.56%) Maven
24 76 (14.37%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 109 (20.60%) WebLogic
2 67 (12.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 56 (10.59%) JBoss
4 40 (7.56%) Confluence
5 29 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 27 (5.10%) Mule
7 26 (4.91%) Apache
7 26 (4.91%) WebSphere
8 23 (4.35%) Tomcat
9 21 (3.97%) Anypoint
10 15 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (2.65%) WebLogic Portal
12 12 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
13 10 (1.89%) IIS
14 9 (1.70%) SharePoint
15 8 (1.51%) nginx
16 7 (1.32%) Apache Pig
17 6 (1.13%) Liferay
17 6 (1.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.19%) Simulink
4 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 70 (13.23%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (7.37%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (6.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (5.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 19 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.95%) BusinessWorks
11 3 (0.57%) Eloqua
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (0.38%) Magento
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
13 1 (0.19%) Fredhopper
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.02%) SaaS
3 14 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.65%) IaaS
4 13 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.46%) PaaS
5 6 (1.13%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (1.13%) Office 365
5 6 (1.13%) Yammer
6 4 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) BlueKai
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.19%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.48%) HTTP
2 20 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.59%) SSL
4 13 (2.46%) LDAP
5 11 (2.08%) Internet
6 8 (1.51%) HTTPS
6 8 (1.51%) SAN
7 6 (1.13%) LAN
7 6 (1.13%) WAN
7 6 (1.13%) X.509
8 5 (0.95%) Firewall
9 4 (0.76%) FTP
10 2 (0.38%) SMTP
11 1 (0.19%) AMQP
11 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.19%) Network Security
11 1 (0.19%) VLAN
11 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 76 (14.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 76 (14.37%) SQL Server
3 59 (11.15%) Relational Database
4 46 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 40 (7.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 39 (7.37%) Big Data
7 37 (6.99%) MongoDB
8 36 (6.81%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (6.62%) DB2
10 30 (5.67%) NoSQL
11 27 (5.10%) Hadoop
12 21 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (3.40%) Oracle ODI
15 15 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (2.65%) MySQL
17 12 (2.27%) Endeca
18 11 (2.08%) RDBMS
19 9 (1.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 77 (14.56%) Maven
2 76 (14.37%) Git (software)
3 73 (13.80%) JIRA
4 69 (13.04%) Subversion
5 66 (12.48%) Jenkins
6 31 (5.86%) JUnit
7 25 (4.73%) SoapUI
8 21 (3.97%) Mockito
9 19 (3.59%) Eclipse
10 18 (3.40%) Selenium
11 15 (2.84%) Gradle
12 14 (2.65%) Ant
13 11 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (2.08%) Spock
14 10 (1.89%) Bitbucket
15 8 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (1.32%) JDeveloper
16 7 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
17 6 (1.13%) Checkstyle
17 6 (1.13%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (17.20%) Finance
2 39 (7.37%) Retail
3 33 (6.24%) Telecoms
4 31 (5.86%) Banking
5 30 (5.67%) Marketing
6 27 (5.10%) Electronics
6 27 (5.10%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.89%) Advertising
8 9 (1.70%) Back Office
9 6 (1.13%) Billing
10 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Front Office
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 217 (41.02%) Developer
2 157 (29.68%) Architect
3 122 (23.06%) Java Developer
4 49 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
5 48 (9.07%) DBA
6 43 (8.13%) Senior Developer
6 43 (8.13%) SOA Developer
7 42 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
8 38 (7.18%) Oracle DBA
9 34 (6.43%) Consultant
10 31 (5.86%) Integration Architect
11 30 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 28 (5.29%) Java Architect
12 28 (5.29%) Oracle Architect
13 26 (4.91%) Middleware Developer
14 23 (4.35%) Technical Architect
15 22 (4.16%) Agile Developer
15 22 (4.16%) Oracle Consultant
16 21 (3.97%) Integration Developer
16 21 (3.97%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (38.56%) Web Services
2 190 (35.92%) XML
3 170 (32.14%) Middleware
4 137 (25.90%) J2EE
5 128 (24.20%) Spring
6 113 (21.36%) REST
7 98 (18.53%) SOAP
8 92 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 92 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 91 (17.20%) JSON
10 84 (15.88%) XSLT
11 77 (14.56%) JMS
12 64 (12.10%) Java EE
13 56 (10.59%) XSD
14 55 (10.40%) JPA
15 52 (9.83%) RESTful
16 43 (8.13%) .NET
17 42 (7.94%) AngularJS
18 38 (7.18%) HTML
19 37 (6.99%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 28 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.84%) Social Media
5 14 (2.65%) Clustering
5 14 (2.65%) iPad
6 10 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.32%) User Experience
8 5 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.95%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.95%) Replication
8 5 (0.95%) SWIFT
9 4 (0.76%) Derivative
10 3 (0.57%) Equities
10 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.57%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.57%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 88 (16.64%) Linux
1 88 (16.64%) Unix
2 60 (11.34%) Windows
3 21 (3.97%) AIX
4 16 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.70%) Solaris
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.57%) VMS
8 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) MVS
10 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (100.00%) SOA
2 237 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (19.85%) TDD
4 104 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (14.74%) Microservices
5 78 (14.74%) Scrum
6 75 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (12.85%) SDLC
8 64 (12.10%) DevOps
9 59 (11.15%) OO
10 58 (10.96%) Data Modelling
11 51 (9.64%) MVC
12 50 (9.45%) UML
13 46 (8.70%) Open Source
14 44 (8.32%) OOA/OOD
15 39 (7.37%) Coaching
15 39 (7.37%) TOGAF
16 37 (6.99%) Enterprise Architecture
17 35 (6.62%) Programme Management
18 34 (6.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 261 (49.34%) Java
2 187 (35.35%) SQL
3 90 (17.01%) PL/SQL
4 83 (15.69%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.67%) XPath
6 24 (4.54%) C#
7 21 (3.97%) Perl
8 14 (2.65%) ActionScript
9 13 (2.46%) C
9 13 (2.46%) Python
10 10 (1.89%) Scala
11 5 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.95%) XQuery
12 3 (0.57%) C++
12 3 (0.57%) PHP
12 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.57%) VB
13 2 (0.38%) DCL
13 2 (0.38%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 51 (9.64%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.59%) Sun Certification
4 13 (2.46%) ISEB
5 12 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.89%) Degree
7 8 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.38%) MCSE
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.38%) OCP
11 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.27%) SLA
2 7 (1.32%) QA
3 3 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.57%) SEPA
3 3 (0.57%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.38%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) HL7
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (5.86%) Docker
2 20 (3.78%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 37 (6.99%) Puppet
2 29 (5.48%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 28 (5.29%) Ansible
4 19 (3.59%) MOM
5 18 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (3.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 14 (2.65%) ZABBIX
8 13 (2.46%) Ambari
8 13 (2.46%) Data Guard
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.19%) Control-M
11 1 (0.19%) OpenSSO
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.19%) SCOM
11 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 529 (100.00%) Oracle
2 63 (11.91%) IBM
3 43 (8.13%) SAP
4 40 (7.56%) WSO2
5 33 (6.24%) Microsoft
6 26 (4.91%) MuleSoft
6 26 (4.91%) Red Hat
7 25 (4.73%) Sybase
8 17 (3.21%) BEA
9 16 (3.02%) ATG
9 16 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (2.84%) Adobe
11 13 (2.46%) Atlassian
12 12 (2.27%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.70%) Informatica
13 9 (1.70%) JDA
14 8 (1.51%) Infor
15 7 (1.32%) NetApp
15 7 (1.32%) VMware
16 5 (0.95%) Hyperion
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