The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 130 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.079% 0.086%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £365 £494 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.07% +6.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
Oracle SOA Suite
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
537 487 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.64% 19.28% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 290 204
Median daily rate £400 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 37
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £32.20 £25.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Warwickshire -2 3 £365 -16.57%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (60.00%) JCAPS
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) BPEL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Case Management
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
5 1 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BPMN
5 1 (20.00%) JMX
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XSD
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) WSDL
5 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (20.00%) XQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Informatica

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) JCAPS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) JMX
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) BPEL
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) XPath
1 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica