The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SOA Suite skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 109 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 1 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.050% 0.41% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 2.11% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate - £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £470 £420
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle SOA Suite
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
405 332 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.09% 19.21% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 228 152
Average daily rate £413 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £14.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.50 £15.00
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 West Yorkshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle SOA Suite Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 9 (64.29%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) Middleware
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (50.00%) BPEL
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
7 5 (35.71%) WSDL
7 5 (35.71%) JMS
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) XSD
7 5 (35.71%) XSLT
7 5 (35.71%) B2B
7 5 (35.71%) WSRP
7 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 5 (35.71%) REST
8 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) ISEB
9 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
9 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
9 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) SOA Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) Middleware
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (35.71%) JMS
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) WSDL
3 5 (35.71%) WSRP
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) XSD
3 5 (35.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) BPEL
3 5 (35.71%) B2B
3 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) RAD
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle