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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 369 332 334
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 273 349 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 3.72% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 207 189
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
- -44.61%

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
9001 9380 10125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 16.88% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5772 5936 6423
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 265 360
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.75 £41.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -32 256 £475 -3.06% 46
London +34 126 £478 -4.50% 22
South East -13 39 £475 +14.80% 6
North West -3 28 £550 +10.00%
East of England +17 27 £450 -18.18% 12
Hertfordshire +9 15 £438 -12.50% 5
Hampshire +11 14 £413 +10.73% 3
Scotland +5 12 £335 -16.25% 4
City of London -2 12 £650 +29.22% 6
South West -7 12 £475 -4.04% 4
Merseyside -10 11 £383 -23.50%
Oxfordshire - 11 £488 -
Essex +6 10 £493 -10.45% 5
Liverpool -6 10 £383 -23.50%
Yorkshire -1 9 £450 -5.26%
Cheshire +17 8 £625 +42.85%
Winchester +5 8 £400 +14.28%
Canary Wharf +9 7 £588 +46.87%
Edinburgh +9 7 £340 -12.25% 3
Berkshire +8 7 £531 -18.26%
Warrington +2 6 £625 +47.05%
East Midlands -19 5 £375 -11.76% 1
West Midlands -31 5 £363 -25.64% 1
Oxford - 5 £650 -
West Sussex -4 4 £493 +17.26% 3
North East -34 4 - -
West Lothian - 4 £325 -
Livingston - 4 £325 -
Bristol +4 3 £350 - 1
Manchester +3 3 £638 +15.90%

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 590 (100.00%) Oracle
1 590 (100.00%) SOA
2 248 (42.03%) Java
3 214 (36.27%) Oracle Database
4 201 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
5 193 (32.71%) Web Services
6 180 (30.51%) SQL
7 177 (30.00%) XML
7 177 (30.00%) Middleware
8 114 (19.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 110 (18.64%) J2EE
10 104 (17.63%) WebLogic
11 100 (16.95%) Linux
12 99 (16.78%) Unix
13 94 (15.93%) DevOps
14 92 (15.59%) SOAP
15 91 (15.42%) Spring
16 90 (15.25%) JMS
17 88 (14.92%) REST
18 87 (14.75%) Finance
19 85 (14.41%) Oracle BPM
20 82 (13.90%) TDD
21 81 (13.73%) Oracle EBS
22 80 (13.56%) JIRA
22 80 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
23 79 (13.39%) Hibernate
23 79 (13.39%) PL/SQL
23 79 (13.39%) Oracle Service Bus
24 78 (13.22%) Jenkins
24 78 (13.22%) Data Modelling

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
1 104 (17.63%) WebLogic
2 79 (13.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 72 (12.20%) JBoss
4 29 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 28 (4.75%) Mule
6 22 (3.73%) Apache
6 22 (3.73%) WebSphere
7 18 (3.05%) Confluence
8 17 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (2.71%) Oracle Workflow
10 14 (2.37%) IIS
11 13 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.86%) Mule ESB
12 11 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
13 10 (1.69%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.69%) Skype for Business
14 9 (1.53%) Apache Spark
15 7 (1.19%) Apache Pig
15 7 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
16 6 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 85 (14.41%) Oracle BPM
2 81 (13.73%) Oracle EBS
3 55 (9.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (3.22%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (3.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (1.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (1.36%) BusinessWorks
7 8 (1.36%) Eloqua
7 8 (1.36%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.85%) BigMachines
8 5 (0.85%) Documaker
8 5 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle FAH
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.58%) SaaS
2 24 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.19%) Office 365
6 6 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (1.02%) Yammer
7 4 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.51%) GitHub
8 3 (0.51%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) BlueKai
10 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.17%) IaaS
10 1 (0.17%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.17%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.59%) HTTP
2 18 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.88%) SSL
4 11 (1.86%) LDAP
5 9 (1.53%) Firewall
5 9 (1.53%) HTTPS
5 9 (1.53%) LAN
5 9 (1.53%) SAN
5 9 (1.53%) WAN
6 8 (1.36%) AMQP
6 8 (1.36%) FTP
7 6 (1.02%) Internet
7 6 (1.02%) X.509
8 5 (0.85%) DNS
8 5 (0.85%) Network Security
9 4 (0.68%) DHCP
10 2 (0.34%) DDNS
10 2 (0.34%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.34%) SSH
10 2 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (36.27%) Oracle Database
2 73 (12.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 71 (12.03%) SQL Server
4 58 (9.83%) MongoDB
5 50 (8.47%) Hadoop
6 47 (7.97%) Relational Database
7 41 (6.95%) Big Data
7 41 (6.95%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (6.10%) Oracle ODI
10 33 (5.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 31 (5.25%) NoSQL
12 25 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 24 (4.07%) MySQL
14 23 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (3.22%) CouchDB
16 18 (3.05%) DB2
17 14 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 12 (2.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (13.56%) JIRA
2 78 (13.22%) Jenkins
3 67 (11.36%) Subversion
4 53 (8.98%) Maven
5 52 (8.81%) Git (software)
6 29 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 26 (4.41%) JUnit
8 23 (3.90%) SoapUI
9 17 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (2.37%) Selenium
11 13 (2.20%) Ant
11 13 (2.20%) Mockito
12 12 (2.03%) Gerrit
12 12 (2.03%) Mercurial
13 10 (1.69%) IntelliJ
14 8 (1.36%) Gradle
14 8 (1.36%) NetBeans
15 7 (1.19%) Fiddler
15 7 (1.19%) LoadRunner
16 6 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 87 (14.75%) Finance
2 40 (6.78%) Retail
3 31 (5.25%) Marketing
4 25 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.73%) Banking
6 19 (3.22%) Electronics
6 19 (3.22%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.20%) Billing
8 9 (1.53%) Law
9 8 (1.36%) Advertising
10 6 (1.02%) Back Office
10 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 194 (32.88%) Developer
2 185 (31.36%) Architect
3 98 (16.61%) Java Developer
4 62 (10.51%) DBA
5 56 (9.49%) Oracle DBA
6 53 (8.98%) Oracle Developer
6 53 (8.98%) Solutions Architect
7 48 (8.14%) SOA Developer
8 46 (7.80%) Integration Architect
9 44 (7.46%) Consultant
10 36 (6.10%) Oracle Architect
11 31 (5.25%) Oracle SOA Developer
12 28 (4.75%) Java Architect
12 28 (4.75%) Oracle Consultant
13 27 (4.58%) Data Architect
14 25 (4.24%) Senior Developer
15 24 (4.07%) SOA Architect
16 23 (3.90%) Support Specialist
17 21 (3.56%) Integration Developer
18 20 (3.39%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (32.71%) Web Services
2 177 (30.00%) Middleware
2 177 (30.00%) XML
3 114 (19.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 110 (18.64%) J2EE
5 92 (15.59%) SOAP
6 91 (15.42%) Spring
7 90 (15.25%) JMS
8 88 (14.92%) REST
9 79 (13.39%) Hibernate
10 75 (12.71%) XSLT
11 73 (12.37%) JSON
12 71 (12.03%) Java EE
13 56 (9.49%) .NET
14 55 (9.32%) RESTful
15 40 (6.78%) JSF
15 40 (6.78%) XSD
16 38 (6.44%) ActiveMQ
16 38 (6.44%) AngularJS
16 38 (6.44%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.24%) Algorithms
3 25 (4.24%) Data Structures
4 18 (3.05%) Clustering
4 18 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.54%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.03%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.53%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.19%) User Experience
10 5 (0.85%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.85%) Social Media
11 4 (0.68%) DataPower
11 4 (0.68%) iPad
11 4 (0.68%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.68%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.68%) Social Network
12 3 (0.51%) Replication
12 3 (0.51%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 100 (16.95%) Linux
2 99 (16.78%) Unix
3 76 (12.88%) Windows
4 39 (6.61%) AIX
5 32 (5.42%) Windows Server
6 27 (4.58%) Solaris
7 24 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (100.00%) SOA
2 201 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (15.93%) DevOps
4 82 (13.90%) TDD
5 80 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (13.22%) Data Modelling
7 73 (12.37%) Scrum
8 66 (11.19%) Microservices
9 58 (9.83%) OO
9 58 (9.83%) UML
10 54 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (8.81%) ITIL
11 52 (8.81%) Open Source
12 50 (8.47%) CRM
13 49 (8.31%) MVC
14 48 (8.14%) Enterprise Architecture
15 42 (7.12%) TOGAF
16 40 (6.78%) SDLC
17 39 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (6.44%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 248 (42.03%) Java
2 180 (30.51%) SQL
3 79 (13.39%) PL/SQL
4 61 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.08%) C#
6 22 (3.73%) XPath
7 19 (3.22%) Perl
8 16 (2.71%) C
9 15 (2.54%) Python
10 14 (2.37%) ActionScript
11 9 (1.53%) XQuery
12 6 (1.02%) Scala
12 6 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.85%) Ruby
14 4 (0.68%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.68%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.68%) C++
14 4 (0.68%) PHP
15 3 (0.51%) SPARQL
15 3 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 65 (11.02%) SC Cleared
3 26 (4.41%) Degree
4 19 (3.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (2.03%) ISEB
6 11 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.53%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (1.19%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.34%) MCSE
9 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.34%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.56%) SLA
2 18 (3.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (2.37%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.36%) QA
5 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.34%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (4.75%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (3.56%) Docker
3 11 (1.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 60 (10.17%) Puppet
2 34 (5.76%) ZABBIX
3 32 (5.42%) Ambari
4 30 (5.08%) Ansible
5 24 (4.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 21 (3.56%) Data Guard
7 20 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (2.71%) MOM
8 16 (2.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (1.36%) DBAmp
10 7 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.34%) CloudHub
13 2 (0.34%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.34%) OpenSSO
13 2 (0.34%) SELinux
13 2 (0.34%) Terraform
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 590 (100.00%) Oracle
2 67 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 65 (11.02%) IBM
4 38 (6.44%) Red Hat
5 36 (6.10%) SAP
6 34 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (5.25%) MuleSoft
8 28 (4.75%) WSO2
9 26 (4.41%) Sybase
10 20 (3.39%) ServiceNow
11 19 (3.22%) CA
12 18 (3.05%) HP
13 17 (2.88%) Hyperion
14 16 (2.71%) BEA
14 16 (2.71%) TIBCO
15 14 (2.37%) Adobe
16 13 (2.20%) Informatica
17 11 (1.86%) Endeca
18 10 (1.69%) Siebel
19 8 (1.36%) NetApp
Essex
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Good market rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 3-6 months initial
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £451 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day + Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 24 days ago