The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Rank 106 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 11 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.43% 3.25% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Service Bus
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
452 400 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.13% 17.68% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 218 250
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 24
Average hourly rate £13.60 £20.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.45% +12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Oracle Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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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
West Yorkshire - 11 £413 - 3
Oracle Service Bus
England

Oracle Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Service Bus.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Middleware
3 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 9 (42.86%) J2EE
4 9 (42.86%) JDBC
4 9 (42.86%) JSP
4 9 (42.86%) BPEL
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (33.33%) Hudson
5 7 (33.33%) MS Office
5 7 (33.33%) UNIX
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) Perforce
6 6 (28.57%) HTTP
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) Servlets
6 6 (28.57%) Ant
6 6 (28.57%) REST
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Retail
7 5 (23.81%) Jetty
7 5 (23.81%) SOA
8 4 (19.05%) XQuery

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Service Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Jetty
2 3 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (33.33%) Hudson
2 6 (28.57%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Configuration Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Software Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Architect
6 3 (14.29%) SOA Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (9.52%) SOA Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 2 (9.52%) SOA Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Consultant
8 1 (4.76%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Middleware
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) Ajax
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 9 (42.86%) JDBC
3 9 (42.86%) JSP
4 6 (28.57%) Servlets
4 6 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) BPEL
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) XQuery
3 1 (4.76%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Perforce
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) IBM