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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £431 £395
% change year-on-year +10.14% +9.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -

Oracle Service Bus is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 272 431 466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.86% 17.62% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 262 255
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -31.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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