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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 117 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.090% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
456 358 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.97% 16.19% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 183 171
Average daily rate £450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Oracle SOA Suite
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +4 2 £500 -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (66.67%) WSDL
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XSD
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) BPEL
4 2 (33.33%) XPath
4 2 (33.33%) BPMN
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (33.33%) JMX
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
4 2 (33.33%) XQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (33.33%) PowerCenter
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Data Quality

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SOA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) WSDL
1 4 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) JMX
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) WebCenter
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) BPEL
3 2 (33.33%) BPMN
3 2 (33.33%) Case Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) XPath
1 2 (33.33%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica