The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank - 41 45
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.47% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.67% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
130 75 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.06% 17.73% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 40 46
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the Wales region.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle