Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 6 months to 12 December 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 SOA Suite
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 158 154
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 21 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.58% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.43% 2.72% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 7
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £575 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.57% +38.55% -19.02%
10th Percentile £400 £438 £330
90th Percentile £518 £683 £494
South East median daily rate £498 £475 £485
% change year-on-year +4.74% -2.06% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

Oracle SOA Suite 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 474 661 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.07% 15.25% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 334 333
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +2.72%
10th Percentile £213 £312 £300
90th Percentile £622 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 41
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.75% +60.00% -43.18%
10th Percentile £11.30 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.75 £39.70 £38.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £26.65 £19.00
% change year-on-year -32.46% +40.26% -15.56%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Oracle SOA Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 10 £500 -3.61% 1
Newbury - 3 £400 -
Wokingham +5 2 - -
Slough - 1 - - 1
Oracle SOA Suite
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
5 6 (28.57%) XQuery
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) XSD
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) XPath
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Unix
7 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (19.05%) TIBCO
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) Middleware
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 3 (14.29%) EAI
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 3 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (14.29%) Java

Oracle SOA Suite
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 13 (61.90%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Smallworld
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (4.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Apigee
1 3 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (4.76%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) 2G
1 1 (4.76%) 3G
1 1 (4.76%) 4G
1 1 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.76%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 8 (38.10%) SOA Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (28.57%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) XSD
4 4 (19.05%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) Middleware
5 3 (14.29%) Swagger
5 3 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) XSL
5 3 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) WSDL
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) OAuth
7 1 (4.76%) OAuth2
7 1 (4.76%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 3 (14.29%) EAI
3 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) BPMN
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) OpenUP
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) XQuery
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 4 (19.05%) XPath
4 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) Axway
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft