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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 8 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 1.17% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 6.85% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 12
Median daily rate £375 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £415 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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
342 409 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.20% 17.06% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 217 218
Median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 28
Median hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £16.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 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
Solihull - 5 - -
Coventry - 1 £451 -
Worcestershire - 1 £375 -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) JDA
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) Back Office
3 5 (35.71%) ERP
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Fiddler
5 3 (21.43%) E-business
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle ASCP
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (21.43%) Confluence
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) GitHub
5 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment

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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Fiddler
2 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Checkstyle
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) QUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Project Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) E-Business Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ERP Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Finance Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Supply Chain Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) EJB
2 2 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss Seam
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) JPA
2 2 (14.29%) JSTL
2 2 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) E-business
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) JDA
3 2 (14.29%) hybris
3 2 (14.29%) Infor
4 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards