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 3 months to 25 June 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.

Oracle SOA Suite
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 101 105
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 3 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.77% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.18% 4.62% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 7
Median daily rate £385 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £558 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +16.66% -2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year -27.27% -1.34%  

Oracle SOA Suite 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 255 390 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.08% 16.77% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 205 162
Median daily rate £368 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.90% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -62.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 1 £475 +8.57%
Newbury - 1 £295 -
Oracle SOA Suite
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle Database
3 11 (45.83%) Web Services
3 11 (45.83%) XML
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (37.50%) Data Security
5 9 (37.50%) Security Management
5 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Data Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) Java EE
10 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (16.67%) Middleware
10 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (16.67%) ETL
10 4 (16.67%) CRM
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture

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 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DSL
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle Database
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.17%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Developer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Web Services
1 11 (45.83%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) Java EE
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) WSDL
6 1 (4.17%) XSD
6 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) IPTV
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (37.50%) Data Security
2 9 (37.50%) Security Management
3 6 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) API Design
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) API Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Conceptual Models
7 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Talend
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Siebel