Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 169 164 153
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11 +21
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.096% 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 1.07% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £429 £425 £481
90th Percentile £486 £475 £494
South East median daily rate £475 £480 £485
% change year-on-year -1.04% -1.03% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Service Bus is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 556 561 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.29% 14.16% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 311 292
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £255 £230 £269
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +63.27% -2.00%
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £22.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.90% +26.83% -9.96%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in Berkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in Berkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 3 £463 - 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
Oracle Service Bus
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) XQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) EAM
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle CX
4 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle CX
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SOA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) EAM
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) BPEL
4 1 (25.00%) BPMN
4 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) XQuery
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle