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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
UK
Rank 353 322 300
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 246 345 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.68% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.26% 4.00% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 217 193
Median daily rate £463 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £320 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £461 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.00 -

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
7543 8617 8883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 16.96% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4839 5484 5570
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 232 316
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -32 233 £463 -1.59% 32
London +22 117 £475 +4.16% 19
South East +2 34 £500 +17.64% 4
North West +21 27 £425 -12.99% 1
City of London -9 15 £650 +52.94% 6
Merseyside +1 14 £400 -20.00%
East of England -14 14 £463 -3.64% 2
South West +7 12 £369 -19.83% 1
Yorkshire +12 11 £450 -5.26%
Liverpool 0 11 £400 -19.95%
Berkshire +23 10 £358 -31.90% 2
Scotland +2 10 £353 -17.05% 3
Essex -2 9 £463 -16.28% 1
West Midlands -16 8 £375 -21.05% 1
Hampshire +3 7 £475 +11.76% 1
Blackpool +9 6 £550 +22.22%
Bristol +4 6 £350 -
Edinburgh -3 6 £383 -12.57% 3
Lancashire -3 6 £550 +14.28%
West Yorkshire +15 5 £450 -5.26%
West Sussex -4 5 £493 +17.26%
Hertfordshire -6 5 £430 -9.47% 1
North East -18 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £650 -
Solihull - 5 - -
Canary Wharf +1 4 £588 +46.87%
Worthing -20 4 £494 +17.55%
Reading - 4 - - 2
Cheshire +24 3 £425 -
Livingston -3 3 £325 -16.12%

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 534 (100.00%) Oracle
1 534 (100.00%) SOA
2 239 (44.76%) Java
3 210 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (35.58%) Web Services
5 181 (33.90%) Oracle Database
6 178 (33.33%) SQL
7 177 (33.15%) Middleware
8 172 (32.21%) XML
9 136 (25.47%) J2EE
10 106 (19.85%) Spring
11 99 (18.54%) WebLogic
12 96 (17.98%) Oracle Fusion
13 95 (17.79%) Unix
14 92 (17.23%) REST
15 88 (16.48%) Finance
15 88 (16.48%) TDD
16 84 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
16 84 (15.73%) Linux
17 83 (15.54%) JSON
18 81 (15.17%) SOAP
19 78 (14.61%) PL/SQL
20 77 (14.42%) JIRA
21 76 (14.23%) Hibernate
22 74 (13.86%) DevOps
23 72 (13.48%) Jenkins
23 72 (13.48%) Oracle BPM
24 71 (13.30%) Microservices
25 70 (13.11%) Windows
26 69 (12.92%) JavaScript

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 99 (18.54%) WebLogic
2 59 (11.05%) Oracle Service Bus
3 55 (10.30%) JBoss
4 28 (5.24%) Confluence
5 24 (4.49%) Apache
5 24 (4.49%) Mule
6 23 (4.31%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 20 (3.75%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (2.62%) WebLogic Portal
10 13 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (2.43%) IIS
11 12 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
12 10 (1.87%) SharePoint
13 7 (1.31%) Apache Pig
13 7 (1.31%) Skype for Business
14 6 (1.12%) nginx
15 5 (0.94%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.19%) Simulink
4 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 72 (13.48%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (7.30%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (5.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (4.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 20 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 14 (2.62%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
9 6 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.56%) BigMachines
11 3 (0.56%) Eloqua
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (0.37%) Magento
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
13 1 (0.19%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.75%) SaaS
2 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.62%) IaaS
5 13 (2.43%) PaaS
6 6 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (1.12%) Office 365
6 6 (1.12%) Yammer
7 4 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.56%) GitHub
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.19%) BlueKai
10 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.19%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.43%) HTTP
2 19 (3.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.81%) SSL
4 14 (2.62%) LDAP
5 11 (2.06%) Internet
6 9 (1.69%) HTTPS
7 8 (1.50%) LAN
7 8 (1.50%) WAN
8 7 (1.31%) SAN
9 6 (1.12%) Firewall
9 6 (1.12%) X.509
10 5 (0.94%) Network Security
11 4 (0.75%) FTP
12 3 (0.56%) DNS
13 2 (0.37%) DHCP
13 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.19%) DDNS
14 1 (0.19%) SSH
14 1 (0.19%) VLAN
14 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (33.90%) Oracle Database
2 63 (11.80%) SQL Server
3 61 (11.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 51 (9.55%) Relational Database
5 42 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 39 (7.30%) Big Data
7 38 (7.12%) Hadoop
8 37 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (5.81%) Oracle Database 12c
11 29 (5.43%) DB2
11 29 (5.43%) NoSQL
12 24 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (3.18%) Oracle ODI
14 15 (2.81%) MySQL
14 15 (2.81%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (2.25%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (2.06%) Endeca
17 10 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 77 (14.42%) JIRA
2 72 (13.48%) Jenkins
3 60 (11.24%) Maven
4 53 (9.93%) Subversion
5 50 (9.36%) Git (software)
6 29 (5.43%) SoapUI
7 28 (5.24%) JUnit
8 20 (3.75%) Eclipse
9 18 (3.37%) Selenium
10 17 (3.18%) Mockito
11 15 (2.81%) Ant
12 13 (2.43%) Gradle
13 11 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (1.69%) Fiddler
14 9 (1.69%) Spock
15 8 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (1.31%) JDeveloper
16 7 (1.31%) LoadRunner
17 6 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
18 5 (0.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 88 (16.48%) Finance
2 39 (7.30%) Retail
3 30 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 29 (5.43%) Banking
4 29 (5.43%) Marketing
5 23 (4.31%) Electronics
5 23 (4.31%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.06%) Billing
7 9 (1.69%) Back Office
8 8 (1.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.37%) Legal
9 2 (0.37%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (0.37%) Publishing
9 2 (0.37%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 190 (35.58%) Developer
2 161 (30.15%) Architect
3 101 (18.91%) Java Developer
4 54 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
5 53 (9.93%) Oracle Developer
6 47 (8.80%) DBA
7 44 (8.24%) SOA Developer
8 38 (7.12%) Oracle DBA
9 37 (6.93%) Consultant
10 30 (5.62%) Integration Architect
11 29 (5.43%) Senior Developer
12 27 (5.06%) Java Architect
13 26 (4.87%) Oracle SOA Developer
14 25 (4.68%) Oracle Architect
15 23 (4.31%) Middleware Developer
16 21 (3.93%) Oracle Consultant
16 21 (3.93%) Technical Architect
17 19 (3.56%) J2EE Developer
17 19 (3.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 19 (3.56%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (35.58%) Web Services
2 177 (33.15%) Middleware
3 172 (32.21%) XML
4 136 (25.47%) J2EE
5 106 (19.85%) Spring
6 96 (17.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 92 (17.23%) REST
8 83 (15.54%) JSON
9 81 (15.17%) SOAP
10 76 (14.23%) Hibernate
11 66 (12.36%) JMS
12 63 (11.80%) XSLT
13 60 (11.24%) Java EE
14 50 (9.36%) RESTful
15 41 (7.68%) HTML
15 41 (7.68%) XSD
16 40 (7.49%) .NET
17 38 (7.12%) AngularJS
18 37 (6.93%) JSF
19 36 (6.74%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.87%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.18%) Data Integration
4 14 (2.62%) Clustering
5 13 (2.43%) Social Media
6 12 (2.25%) iPad
7 8 (1.50%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.12%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.94%) User Experience
11 4 (0.75%) Derivative
11 4 (0.75%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.75%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.75%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (17.79%) Unix
2 84 (15.73%) Linux
3 70 (13.11%) Windows
4 27 (5.06%) AIX
5 20 (3.75%) Windows Server
6 16 (3.00%) Solaris
7 15 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) MVS
11 1 (0.19%) VMS
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (100.00%) SOA
2 210 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (16.48%) TDD
4 84 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (13.86%) DevOps
6 71 (13.30%) Microservices
7 68 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 62 (11.61%) Data Modelling
9 61 (11.42%) Scrum
10 52 (9.74%) OO
11 48 (8.99%) UML
12 47 (8.80%) MVC
13 46 (8.61%) Open Source
13 46 (8.61%) SDLC
14 43 (8.05%) OOA/OOD
15 38 (7.12%) CRM
15 38 (7.12%) TOGAF
16 34 (6.37%) BPEL
16 34 (6.37%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (6.37%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 239 (44.76%) Java
2 178 (33.33%) SQL
3 78 (14.61%) PL/SQL
4 69 (12.92%) JavaScript
5 27 (5.06%) XPath
6 22 (4.12%) Perl
7 20 (3.75%) C#
8 14 (2.62%) ActionScript
8 14 (2.62%) C
9 12 (2.25%) Python
10 8 (1.50%) Scala
11 5 (0.94%) XQuery
12 4 (0.75%) PHP
12 4 (0.75%) VB
13 3 (0.56%) Ruby
13 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.56%) SPARQL
13 3 (0.56%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 61 (11.42%) Security Cleared
2 59 (11.05%) SC Cleared
3 15 (2.81%) Degree
4 13 (2.43%) ISEB
5 12 (2.25%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.69%) Sun Certification
7 8 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.37%) MCSE
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.37%) OCP
10 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.43%) SLA
2 7 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.31%) QA
3 4 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.56%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.37%) SEPA
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (4.87%) Docker
2 20 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (9.55%) Puppet
2 27 (5.06%) ZABBIX
3 25 (4.68%) Ambari
3 25 (4.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 24 (4.49%) Ansible
5 19 (3.56%) MOM
6 18 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 14 (2.62%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.37%) OpenSSO
12 1 (0.19%) Control-M
12 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Flashback
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 1 (0.19%) SCOM
12 1 (0.19%) SELinux
12 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 534 (100.00%) Oracle
2 64 (11.99%) IBM
3 44 (8.24%) SAP
4 41 (7.68%) Microsoft
5 32 (5.99%) WSO2
6 26 (4.87%) MuleSoft
7 25 (4.68%) Red Hat
7 25 (4.68%) Sybase
8 17 (3.18%) BEA
9 16 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.62%) Adobe
10 14 (2.62%) ATG
11 11 (2.06%) TIBCO
12 10 (1.87%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.69%) Informatica
13 9 (1.69%) JDA
14 8 (1.50%) Infor
15 7 (1.31%) CA
15 7 (1.31%) HP
15 7 (1.31%) ServiceNow
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